Understated luxury coupled with natural beauty and proximity to the Great Barrier Reef make Lizard a unique experience. Accessible only by private plane, guests at this exclusive island can snorkel coral gardens right off the beach, enjoy world-class big game fishing, or explore the 24 pristine white powdery sand beaches. Premium accommodation ranges from rooms with a view to the stunning “Pavilion” perched high above the Coral Sea with complete seclusion, spectacular panoramic views, private plunge pool, sun lounger and day beds.
Dining is 5 star from dawn until dusk. With meals included, guests enjoy the relaxed and intimate Ospreys Restaurant in an idyllic location overlooking the ocean. Guests can also enjoy private romantic dinners, sunset beachside degustations, or escape to an empty beach with a private picnic for two.
Lizard Island offers an extensive range of Great Barrier Reef activities for guests to enjoy. Activities included during the stay: explore Anchor and Watson's Bay on a catamaran or glass bottom boat, paddle ski, motorized dinghies, snorkeling equipment and lessons, interpretive glass bottom boat tours, tennis - day and night with all equipment supplied, picnic hampers for romantic and secluded beachside lunches, paddle ski tours, nature slide presentations, gymnasium, self-guided nature walks.
Other activities available on the island include diving and snorkeling trips to the inner or outer reef, diving courses, night diving, full- or half-day private game fishing, Black Marlin season from September to December, research station tours, Lizard Island dive and fishing charters on MV Fascination, champagne sunset cruises, and sunset beach degustations.
The Azure Spa offers a range of treatments inspired by nature to nurture the mind, body and spirit. These powerful spa treatments combine ancient indigenous medicines and massage techniques, with aromatherapy, color therapy, sound therapy and herablism principles.
HOW TO GET THERE
Lizard Island is a National Park with 24 sandy beaches and a lagoon. The resort is easily accessible from Cairns via a scenic 60-minute flight.