Lizard Island is truly secluded from the rest of the world. Our Great Barrier Reef resort is the northern most resort located directly on the Barrier Reef, with 24 powdery-white beaches and 40 luxurious suites. Enjoy secluded picnics on private beaches, five star cuisine and indulging spa treatments. Little wonder your island consistently makes the Top 10 Hotels of the World list. This will be a Great Barrier Reef holiday unlike any other.
Lizard Island is a National Park covering 1,013 hectares with 24 sandy beaches and a lagoon. Lizard Island is accessed by air from Cairns Airport in northern Queensland, Australia. Cairns Airport is accessible from all major Australian airports and directly from some cities in Asia.
Lizard Island presents elegant, yet understated Barrier Reef accommodation.
Choose from a range of rooms and suites offering relaxed luxury.
With 24 powdery white private beaches to explore, and access only by private plane, there are no day trippers here – the island is reserved for a fortunate few experiencing an unforgettable holiday on the Great Barrier Reef. Relax in style in premium accommodation, or take in the wonders of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef – right on your doorstep.
Enjoy 5 star dining from dawn to dusk at Ospreys Restaurant – the idyllic setting to take full advantage of the views along the seascape for a special dining experience on Lizard Island. You may also choose to enjoy private beach picnics and sunset beachside degustations – with an exclusive menu created by our Executive Chef.
At Lizard Island we take pride in helping our Great Barrier Reef resort guests to have an experience of a lifetime. So, we are proud to be consistently ranked as one of the world’s best resorts. In the 2010 US Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards (Category ‘Top 20 Resorts Oceania’) Lizard Island ranks 8th. Lizard Island was voted second in the category ‘Best Australian Resort’ in the 2009 Gold List Awards. In 2008 Lizard Island was voted as the top hotel in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific and one of the top 100 hotels and resorts in the world at the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards. Read more in the Awards section.
Azure Spa offers a range of treatments inspired by nature to nurture the mind, body and spirit using LI’TYA products a high performance range of natural Australian spa care products that integrate the potent qualities of the Australian earth and spirit