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Lizard Island

95 Editor Rating*
Scale of 90-100

Glamorous resort on a remote 2,500-acre island surrounded by crystalline lagoons, accessible only by private plane. The 40 rooms offer spacious living areas with floor-to-ceiling windows leading onto private terraces; Beachfront Suites offer paths that lead directly to the beach. Perched on a seaside point, The Pavilion has a private deck with plunge pool. Dining options include Salt Water Restaurant for modern Australian cuisine with Mediterranean and Asian inflections; also tennis court, spa, gym, freshwater pool and 24 private beaches. Spectacular outer-reef snorkeling and scuba diving; also black marlin and game fishing (September to December). Daily flights from Cairns to Lizard Island (one hour). No children under age 10 except at designated times of the year.



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Lizard Island Features:

  • Bar
  • Beach
  • Big game fishing
  • Fitness center
  • Meal plan offered
  • Pool
  • Private airstrip
  • Private pool
  • Restaurant
  • SCUBA
  • Spa
  • Tennis

Average Mid-High Season Rates (including taxes):

Lowest Rate: Gardenview Room for two, $1,480; Editor’s Choice: Beachfront Suite for two, $2,260 (all meals and house wine and spirits included).

Standard Inclusions:

GST; All gourmet meals; Unlimited non-alcoholic beverages; Selected fine Australian wines, beer and spirits; In-room minibar; Picnic hampers; Non-motorized water sports and motorized dinghies; Wi-Fi

Learn more about Lizard Island:

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