• Lizard Island is home to one of Australia’s most exclusive resorts, offering 40 luxurious rooms and suites in a stunning natural location.
  • It’s located directly on the Great Barrier Reef and offers an all-inclusive experience based on understated elegance and top-class service.
  • A member of the prestigious National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World Collection.
  • Set right on the Great Barrier Reef and boasting its own beautiful fringing reefs, Lizard Island has the advantage of being able to offer diving enthusiasts both half and full day reef experiences.
  • Venture to some of the Great Barrier Reef’s most fascinating spots, diving the renowned Cod Hole or snorkeling amid gardens of giant clams.
  • Sample fresh fish and local produce at Saltwater Restaurant or book a romantic seven-course sunset dinner on the beach.
  • Rise for yoga on the beach at dawn, enjoy a spa treatment, or challenge your travel partner to a tennis match on Lizard Island’s courts.
  • Pick out a book at the resort’s library and dig into it on your private balcony, by the pool, or with your toes in the sand of one of the island’s 24 private beaches.
  • The waters surrounding Lizard Island boast some of the most exciting fishing in the world.
  • Fully committed to nurturing the environment, the resort has its own program which practices eco-tourism.


We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.

  • Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
  • Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
  • Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
  • Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
  • Complimentary private airport transfers.
  • Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
  • Early check-in and late check-out.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi.
  • Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.

A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.



Lizard Island is located on the Great Barrier Reef with world famous dive sites, such as the Cod Hole, only 45 minutes from shore.Lizard Island’s location on the Great Barrier Reef means more time exploring its natural wonders and less time on the boat.Stops along the way at diverse fringing reefs set up the backdrop for the wonders of the deeper waters.


One of the greatest joys of fishing in and around Lizard Island is the ease of access to some of the world’s greatest fishing spots. Just 15 minutes by boat and you will arrive at the inner reef and a further 35 minutes and you will be at the outer reef. Whether you’re a seasoned big game fisherman, or it’s your first time in the chair, our Marine team will create a fishing experience that meets your wildest dreams.


Experience some of the most picturesque reef and marine life by simply stepping off the beach – this is one of the major attractions that makes Lizard Island like nowhere else. The “Clam Garden” is only a short swim from the beach at Watson’s Bay, and excellent sites are also located at Anchor Bay, and Sunset Beach.

Glass Bottom Boat

If you wish to experience the fringing reef, but stay comfortably dry, jump on board one of our interpretive glass bottom boat tours. As we glide over the coral gardens, you will learn about the history and diversity of the fringing reef and the wonderful array of world-class marine life that call the waters surrounding Lizard home.

Dinghy Adventure

Take the helm of your motorized dinghy and discover the 24 pristine and secluded beaches that fringe Lizard Island.Beach comb or snorkel over the fringing reef and enjoy a chef-prepared gourmet picnic hamper in complete privacy.

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Lizard Island Australia Sunset

Lizard Island is an award winning hotel offering the ultimate in luxury and exclusivity located directly on the Great Barrier Reef in northern Queensland. Sensational diving opportunities abound and 24 deserted beaches await exploration. Lizard Island is Australia’s premier island resort, a national park and isolated haven in the heart of the great barrier reef offering no less than 24 exquisite white sand beaches and stylish, understated accommodation.

The tranquil Queensland island resort is located right on the spectacular Great Barrier Reef and boasts it’s own beautiful fringing reefs and 24 powdery white beaches. Renowned for it’s scuba diving and snorkeling, Lizard Island is surrounded by spectacular coral reefs, ribbon and lagoon reefs. What distinguishes Lizard Island from many other reef islands is it’s close proximity to the best known diving location in the Great Barrier Reef, Cod Hole. On shore, discover secluded, pristine beaches by foot or motorized dinghy with a gourmet picnic just for two. Other activities on Lizard Island for guests to enjoy include game fishing, bush walking, sailing, glass bottom boat trips or treatments in the luxurious spa. The restaurant at Lizard Island, has an open veranda overlooking the beach and ocean in a relaxed and intimate setting. The daily changing menu showcases the finest local produce and freshest seafood. Children 10 years and over are welcome at Lizard Island Resort

Lizard Island has 40 rooms. The Garden View and Ocean View Suites all have a classic understated elegance and Bose sound systems, CDs and iPod connectivity. The Villas have large decked areas with room for comfy chairs and a hammock and have access to a string of private beaches. The suites are open plan with alfresco daybeds and The Pavilion is a private luxury retreat.

Lizard Island Resort The Villa

The Villa

The introduction of The Villa has set a new aspiration for accommodation, privacy and service at Lizard Island. The Villa is secluded, sitting atop a ridge and commanding uninterrupted views across Sunset Beach and the Coral Sea.

Lizard Island Resort The Pavilion

The Pavilion

Perched high above the Coral Sea and set on the point of Sunset Bay, The Pavilion combines complete privacy with a spectacular 270-degree panorama of Anchor Bay, Osprey Island and Sunset Beach.

Lizard Island Resort Beachfront Suites

Beachfront Suites

Set in a broad sweeping arc along Anchor Bay, with easy access to the main Lodge, Beachfront Suites offer captivating sea views and each has a private pathway leading directly to the beach. Disabled access rooms are available.

Lizard Island Resort Oceanview Plunge Pool Villa

Oceanview Plunge Pool Villa

Set high on Sunset Bay and providing sea views over Anchor Bay or Sunset Beach, these Villas offer privacy and easy access to a string of secluded beaches. Select Oceanview Villas now have the added luxury of a private plunge pool.

Lizard Island Resort Oceanview Villas

Oceanview Villas

Oceanview Villas are set high on Sunset Bay. Providing filtered sea views over Anchor Bay or Sunset Beach, these Villas offer privacy and easy access to a string of secluded beaches.

Gardenview Suites

Located in a tropical garden setting with easy access to Anchor Bay and the beach, Gardenview Suites offer separate living and sleeping areas as well as a private balcony.

Lizard Island Resort Gardenview Rooms

Gardenview Rooms

Located in a tropical garden setting with easy access to the natural beauty of Anchor Bay and the beach, Gardenview Rooms have a private balcony.

Osprey’s restaurant serves wonderfully fresh fusion cuisine in a picturesque venue overlooking the ocean. They can also organise gourmet picnic hampers for beach side outings. The Bar & Lounge are open all day for drinks and with the comfortable sofas are a great place to curl up and read a book out of the sun.

Lizard Island Resort Salt Water Restaurant

Salt Water Restaurant

Simple and relaxed, Salt Water Restaurant is the idyllic setting to take full advantage of the views along the seascape. With an emphasis on fresh and superb local produce, the daily changing menus draw on the flavors of modern Australian cuisine, combining a multicultural mix of Australian, Mediterranean and Asian flavors.

Lizard Island Resort Private Picnics

Private Beach Picnic Hampers

With 24 beaches to select from, you can select your own picnic basket content the night before and then following day, take your picnic by a private dinghy and motor to a beach of your choice, or have one of our Marine team drop you off and return later to collect you at a predetermined time.The true luxury of this signature Lizard Island experience is that you will have your chosen beach to yourselves.Private beach picnics are included in your Lizard Island stay.

Lizard Island Resort Bar

Driftwood Bar & Wine Cellar

In the evening, enjoy pre-dinner drinks at Driftwood where you get the chance to reconnect with others you may have met throughout the day – or – simply enjoy a drink watching the sun set.Lizard Island wine and beverage list is inclusive in your stay – however – if you wish to select from the much acclaimed Cellar list – there will be an additional charge.

Lizard Island Resort Sunset Beachside Dining
Lizard Island Australia Romantic Beach Dinner

Sunset Beachside Dining

Two private beach pavilions sit on Anchor bay – each commanding spectacular views of the nightly sunsets. Here, you feel as if you are the only people on the island as our staff discretely serve the seven course dinner with complementary wines.Prior to your dinner, you will meet with our Executive Chef to discuss and design the 7-course degustation menu with accompanying wines.

Lizard Island has a wonderful pampering spa which uses natural Australian products, a freshwater swimming pool, library, tennis courts and a gym.

Lizard Island Resort Pool
Lizard Island Australia Pool


Lizard Island Resort Spa


We invite you to indulge in signature spa rituals and discover pure, opulent skin care in the sanctuary of nature, the Essentia Day Spa. Rebalance, relax, and rejuvenate while we personalise your spa experience with exclusive iKOU skincare.

Area & Location

Area, Country
Lizard Island, Australia
Nearest Airport
Lord Howe Island Airport,
Lord Howe Island
Local Currency
Australian Dollar (AUD)
Time Change
GMT +10
Best time to go
A year round destination, though temperatures drop between June and August

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