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Uninhabited Whitsunday Island is home to this beautiful beach, one of the world's most spectacular.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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4802, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This beach is located on whitsunday island on the northeast coast of Queensland, Australia. We visited on an organised sailing trip from airlie harbour. Beach wasn’t at all busy. Plenty of space to go off on own. Clear blue waters. The beach is also fairly...More

Thank Ross G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

That soft cold white sand between your toes is pure bliss. This magical place is only accesable by boat, helicopter or seaplane. If you are in te region it is a bucket list item you must tick off your list.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Truly one of those places that makes one think of heaven on earth. Pristine white sandy beaches, quiet and calm. Must visit while on Hamilton Island. Needless to say, my 2 year old was content building her sandcastles over and over again.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whitehaven nestled amongst the Whitsunday group of Islands with its majestic Corel, Marine Life, Island both habited and uninhabited. Whitehaven Beach is an area that is best seen to appreciate the beach and location, One thing you will notice is the white sand that is...More

Thank Colin V
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

On Sunday April 23, 2017, from Arlie Beach my wife and I took an RCI shore excursion, namely the Whitehaven Beach and Aussie BBQ. Whitehaven Beach is a 7 km stretch along Whitsunday Island, Australia and the island is only accessible by boat, seaplane and...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

This is definitely one of the places you have to see before you die. White sand, clear water, sting rays and little sharks swimming next to the coast. Make sure you arrive there early before it gets crowded.

1  Thank Ann-Kristin G
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Never seen such a beautiful beach before. Complete white and perfect natural beach. Best for relaxing and unwinding for couples.

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Whitehaven beach is the Caribbean and the Mediterranean combined! Absolutely stunning crystal clear waters with perfect temperature! White sand and beautiful nature and landscape all at your feet. A must see !

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

This is world famous for the extremely fine white sand ( that you’ll find in everything you take there for the next year or so). Like most of tropical qld you need to pick you time. In summer it can get very hot and that...More

1  Thank kevlasultanpus
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

Most amazing beach in the World I say, the sand is like flour and the water is crystal clear just so pristine!!

1  Thank Brian N
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Jeanette W
January 5, 2018|
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Response from kazzy52 | Reviewed this property |
The Beach Club at Hamilton Island is adults only. There is no accomodation at Whitehaven Beach.
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Livingthelife55
November 6, 2017|
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Response from Kath F |
We are cruusinv with P and O in February. What time do thd ferries run from Hamilton to Whitehaven beach ?
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JosefinaMenghi
November 3, 2017|
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Response from Jill T | Reviewed this property |
Hi Josefina, When I was searching around trying to find information before my trip, I googled a lot and found the main website for hamilton island to be the best go-to. (it won't let me write the website address) I know it... More
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