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Stunning

Best beach in the world, arrived by sailing Cat, spent the day on the beach near Hill Inlet with... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
brucepresland
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Brisbane, Australia
stunning

This beach is beautiful. White white sand, turquoise sea, paddling with stingrays and lemon sharks... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
FionaSheff
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Sheffield
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“hamilton island” (14 reviews)
“bucket list” (7 reviews)
“amazing beach” (4 reviews)
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Airlie Beach, Queensland, Australia
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"hamilton island"
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"bucket list"
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"picnic lunch"
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"stinger suits"
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"half day tour"
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"white haven"
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"fish"
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"hill inlet lookout"
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"cruise whitsundays"
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"heart reef"
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"whitehaven"
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"paradise"
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"saliva"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Best beach in the world, arrived by sailing Cat, spent the day on the beach near Hill Inlet with the crowds, stayed there after 4pm and had the place to ourselves, then headed over the other side to overnight at anchor. Never tire of those...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This beach is beautiful. White white sand, turquoise sea, paddling with stingrays and lemon sharks. Stunning.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a lovely big beach in the Whitsunday Isles where you can see stingray and lemon shark and see some fantastic views from the lookout at the top. Warning - you need a boat to get there!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

On a sunny day the colors are incredible. Do the inlet hike which is only a short walk on the Northern end of the beach for some incredible photo spots of the whole beach.

Thank roppongi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here on Monday on a half day tour the beach was wonderful to swim in and the sand was great to touch the weather was gorgeous on the day Hamilton Island you pulled off a great sunny day that day. The water is so...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth a visit & enjoyed paddling around in the shallow water, but it's really not worth the expense of getting there. We did see a few lemon sharks when paddling about, which was great, but the high tide pretty much ruined the photo opportunities we'd...More

1  Thank When-on-me-travels
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The sand was amazing! March probably isn't the best time to go as it rains heaps, but it was still such an experience!

Thank cl901122
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here by high speed boat. The beach has been hit by cyclone Debbie in 2017. A lot of trees have been damaged and a lot of small branches are on the beach. Great spot but not special as they say

1  Thank Paul v
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did a full day trip to Whitehaven and Hamilton Island with Cruise Whitsundays. Whitehaven is beautiful even when the weather is a bit ordinary. I can see how this beach has been named one of the best in the world, well worth a visit.

Thank suzanne s
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

But a great beach. Not too busy, water was a nice temp. Stinger suits recommended. Not too many tourists either which was good. Sand is something else though..Perfect.

Thank CM1703
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John C
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Response from winmac01 | Reviewed this property |
it can be done but you will have to plan your day well the ferry has a web site and all details of packages do the morning one I think it ends at 4pm plenty of providers in town who will organise pickup and drop off though... More
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