Lizard Island is a truly unique destination. This tranquil Queensland Island resort is located right on the spectacular Great Barrier Reef and boasts its own beautiful fringing reefs and 24 powdery white beaches. Lizard Island is an award winning resort, having been recognized with several international awards for excellence. Sensational diving opportunities are abound, including the famous Cod Hole and the island is only a 50-minute boat ride to the legendary Outer Great Barrier Reef. The Ribbon Reefs near Lizard Island are also renowned for some of the best big game fishing in the world. Snorkelers are rewarded for little effort with coral gardens, brightly coloured tropical fish and giant clam just moments from the island's beaches. Discover secluded, pristine beaches by foot or by motorised dinghy with a gourmet picnic just for two. This property was named one of National Geographic’s Most Unique Lodges in the World.
Perched high above the Coral Sea and set on the point of Sunset Ridge, the Beach View room combines complete privacy with a spectacular 270 degree panorama of Anchor Bay, Osprey Island and Sunset Beach. The Beach View Room features expansive decking areas incorporate a private plunge pool, sun-lounges and a daybed area, inviting guests to relax and take in the stunning views. Leaving the balcony to stroll down a private path, guests will discover another secluded area where chairs and a table have been perfectly positioned to make the most of sea breezes and gorgeous views. Inside, the Beach View Room offers every comfort. A laptop computer for downloading and sending emails and high powered binoculars are among some of the special extras. Bedding is 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 2 adults.
Sunset Point Villas are set high on Sunset Ridge amongst native eucalyptus bushland. Providing filtered sea views over Anchor Bay or Sunset Beach, these Villas offer privacy and easy access to a string of secluded beaches. Each Villa has a private deck with comfortable Australian timber squatter chairs and a hammock. Inside, the mix of colors and textures creates a calm retreat with the surrounding coastal bushland the inspiration for the understated and elegant design. Bedding is 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults.
Set in a broad sweeping arc along Anchor Bay, with easy access to the main Lodge, Anchor Bay Suites offer captivating sea views and each has a pathway leading directly to the beach. Seamlessly blending indoors and out in an elegant and spacious open plan design, a large verandah with daybed is one of the many designer comforts. Bedding is 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults.
Simple and relaxed, Salt Water Restaurant is the idyllic setting to take full advantage of the views along the seascape. Lizard Island cuisine showcases the finest local produce with emphasis on local seafood, lush tropical fruits, premium product and the diversity of cultures that have shaped the Australian food scene. The menu changes daily, and draws on the flavors of modern Australian cuisine, combining a multicultural mix of Australian, Mediterranean and Asian flavors. The guests are welcome to request special dishes. Gourmet picnic hampers for beachside outings are available on request daily. Please advise of any special dietary needs in advance.
After a long day, relax around the bar with other guests and share a few stories over a delicious drink.
Lizard Island offers a unique Spa experience using a range of products from La Biosthetique to ensure you make the most of your Great Barrier Reef holiday. Essentia Day Spa has been created to enhance your health and well-being by embracing the powerful healing qualities of nature. Indulgent and nurturing, each signature therapy is a blend of dynamic ingredients, designed to balance the physical and emotional body. The spa offers deep tissue massage which is focused on relieving specific stress and muscle tension, this powerful, customized massage, uses dynamic blends of essential oils to suit individual needs. Relaxation and therapeutic treatments include a Vichy shower, a double massage room and a steam room.
Lizard Island resort offers a wide range of complimentary activities which include catamarans, glass bottom boat excursions, paddle skis & sailboards, motorized dinghies, snorkeling equipment and lessons and other amazing diving experiences, tennis day & night, nature slide presentations, gymnasium, picnic hampers for beach side lunches, self-guided island walks and nature trails and a freshwater swimming and a pool.