Great Barrier Reef
The Great Barrier Reef, off the coast of Queensland in northeastern Australia, is the largest living thing on Earth, and even visible from outer space. The 1,500 mile (2,300km) long ecosystem comprises thousands of reefs and hundreds of islands made of over 600 types of hard and soft coral. It's home to countless species of colourful fish, molluscs and starfish, plus turtles, dolphins and sharks.
Accommodation in Great Barrier Reef
Set on the scenic wonderland of Hamilton Island, this resort is surrounded by the Great Barrier Reef. Winning Conde Nast’s ‘Best Resort in the World’ in 2012, the complex has plush, island-inspired architecture overlooking the infinity plunge pools and the ocean itself. The fine dining at Long Pavillion has an exclusive feel and Spa Qualia […]
A popular Australian holiday destination for decades in several past incarnations, Hayman Island, the northernmost of Queensland’s Whitsunday Islands, is now a part of the One & Only luxury resort chain. Boasting 1.5 miles (two kilometres) of white-sand beaches, the island has recently undergone an $80-million refurbishment, including new accommodation and pools, and a reduction […]
Beautiful, natural and wild, the most northern Great Barrier Reef resort, Lizard Island is a place reserved for just a few. Consistently ranked as one of the top hotels of the world for more than a decade, Lizard Island offers the natural beauty of the Great Barrier Reef, uninterrupted by the rest of the world. […]