Lizard Island Resort

Lizard Island Resort

With a name like Lizard Island, it’s no surprise that the resort is unlike anything you’ve ever experienced before.

“For my family, Lizard Island Resort was the highlight of our entire amazing Australia trip. The island is breathtaking and, in the words of one of the many wonderful staff members, a place that touches your soul.” – Sandy Pappas


Lizard Island Resort

Located off the Queensland coastline in Australia, Lizard Island Resort feels like a different world. The resort has 24 private beaches, 40 suites and villas, and a gorgeous view. Lizard Island is the only resort located in the National Park and is literally on the Great Barrier Reef, adding a layer of seclusion and privacy to your stay.

Style & Character

Lizard Island Resort

Lizard Island was designed with one goal in mind: be in harmony with the natural beauty of the island and the reef that surrounds it. This means that each villa has floor to ceiling windows, allowing natural light to fill the room. The luxury of the resort combined with the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef creates a magical feeling that spans the entire resort.


Lizard Island Resort

Every Lizard Island stay offers the following amenities:

  • Luxury accommodation
  • Gourmet meals
  • Unlimited non-alcoholic beverages
  • A unique selection of wine, beer, spirits, and sparkling wine
  • In-room mini bar
  • Picnic hampers for private beach outings
  • A motorized dinghy to explore the island
  • Unlimited use of stand up paddle boards
  • Unlimited use of Clearview sea kayaks
  • Snorkeling gear


Lizard Island Resort

The entire resort has only 40 suites and villas and plenty of space to go around. This adds yet another layer of magic—often guests get to enjoy a private beach all to themselves. There are a variety of rooms available. The rooms are elegantly designed and every room offers unparalleled views of the Great Barrier Reef.

  • The Villa
  • The Pavilion
  • Beachfront Suites
  • Ocean View Plunge Pool Villas
  • Ocean View Villas
  • Gardenview Suits
  • Gardenview Rooms

Food & Dining

Lizard Island Resort

The Lizard Island Resort has a restaurant called Salt Water. The restaurant is strategically located so guests can appreciate a 180-degree view of the ocean. The food is prepared from with fresh, local produce and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Guests can also plan a private beach picnic. Guests pick the contents of their picnic baskets the night before. The next day, you’ll take a private dingy to the beach of your choice where you can enjoy a picnic on the beach.

The Lizard Island Resort also has a variety of bars available for guests to enjoy.

Things to Do


Because the resort is literally located on the Great Barrier Reef, there is an endless amount of things to do and places to explore. Lizard Island is perfect for people interested in diving, fishing, and snorkeling. You can also use complimentary stand-up paddle boards or Clearview kayaks to explore the reef.

If you’d like to stay on land, there are a variety of hikes, walks, and tours available. The Lizard Island Resort also has an extensive spa for guests looking to be pampered.

There’s no better way to experience the Great Barrier Reef. Book your next vacation at the Lizard Island Resort!

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