Location: Queensland | Australia

Price guide: £££££ More than £500 per person per night

qualia is an exclusive five star resort nestled on the secluded, northern-most tip of Hamilton Island surrounded by the splendour of the Whitsundays. The resort immerses you in a relaxed atmosphere, offering personalised and intuitive service. It is a truly special place where everything has been meticulously considered to relax the mind yet completely spoil the senses.

Perfect forCouples and honeymooners.
In the knowEnjoy a cruise aboard qualia’s luxury cruiser ‘Atomic’ to view ancient Aboriginal cave drawings. The caves, located at Nara Inlet, Hook Island, were commonly used by the Ngaro Aboriginal people prior to European Settlement. Following this, is a short cruise to Langford Spit, one of the most picturesque locations in the Whitsundays, where you can enjoy a qualia cocktail and excellent snorkelling.

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Hotel Overview


Tucked away on Hamilton Island’s northern-most tip, in the Whitsunday Islands.

Rooms at qualia

From one bedroom free-standing pavilions to the privacy of a secluded retreat, qualia offers three types of accommodation to suit individual taste. Leeward Pavilions give you a serene outlook of both the Island and boast a private sundeck. Windward Pavilions give expansive views of the Coral Sea and Whitsundays. The beautifully appointed pavilions feature a living room, separate bedroom with a king bed, ensuite bathroom and a private plunge pool. The Beach House is the ultimate secluded hideaway, offering a main bedroom with ensuite, spacious entertaining area, a 10-person dining room, a private full-size swimming pool, as well as a separate guesthouse.

Food and facilities

qualia has two exclusive restaurants. You can enjoy the ultimate in fine dining at the Long Pavilion or a more relaxed and casual experience at Pebble Beach. Alternatively, you can retreat to your pavilion and order in-room platters, or discover other restaurants on the Island in your personal golf buggy. Ideally situated at the centre of the resort to catch the soft sea breeze and take in the tranquil views of the Whitsundays, qualia is the perfect place in which to indulge and unwind. Treatments are authentically Australian, incorporating treatments that have been thoughtfully designed to rebalance the synergy between mind and body.

Activities at qualia

qualia resort can arrange an array of unique experiences, many of which are offered on a complimentary basis. Enjoy an Epicurean Food Experience with culinary classes and tastings or a picnic lunch on West Henning Island followed by snorkelling. Tee off at the Hamilton Island Golf Club or explore the majestic Great Barrier Reef on a late afternoon cruise. For added luxury, have the concierge team tailor you a perfect flight or cruise to the white sands of Whitehaven Beach and explore more of the Whitsunday Islands.

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