Ostrov skottkyelti, scottkeltie island, highest point 64 m, is an island off bukhta tikhaya, in the northwest of hooker island. The 10 best hook island accommodation deals apr 2020. The resort is set on the edge of 58 square kilometres of australian national park, the second largest island of the whitsunday group. This island was named in honor of sir john scott keltie 18401927, scottish geographer. The only habitation on hook island is the hook island wilderness resort which formerly.
Find deals on hook island hotels and book a stay now. Find hotels and other accommodation options near whitehaven beach and book today. Hook is home to a sole small resort on the very tip of the third finger, as well as an underwater observatory, leaving 95% of the island as national park. Hook island comprises approximately 17,000 hectares of which 9. Project overview eis status significant project declaration repealed by coordinatorgeneral description redevelopment of the hook island wilderness resort comprising 9. Hook island wilderness resort is one of the cheapest places to consider while looking for some accommodation on the island. Cheap hotels in hook island last minute hotel deals hook.
Hook island is the second largest in the whitsunday islands archipelago. Find the best last minute hotels in hook island, backed by our daily hot rate deals. Located in ko kood, captain hook resort is on the waterfront. Its hypnotic reefs, luxurious resorts and blissful beaches make these islands of australia a tropical paradise. Amanda dark, paranormal investigator, travels to hook island to investigate a family mystery for phillip swann descendant of notorious pirate, captain henry blackblood swann. Compare deals from over 563 hook island hotels and book with. Best places to stay in whitsunday islands, australia the. The best hook island accommodation of 2020 prices from au. No visit to the whitsundays is complete without seeing a few islands and hook island offers spectacular natural surroundings and excellent snorkelling and diving sites. The areas natural beauty can be seen at klong chao beach and takhian beach. Hook island wilderness resort redevelopment project. It resembles a giant black sperm, has a gaping mouth with small teeth and eyes placed on top of its. Dreams of an ecoresort that attracts 00 visitors a year experiencing the wonders of a whitsunday island is back on the table. Many of the local tours will bring you to hook island to experience the quality snorkelling at maureens cove and luncheon bay or stay overnight at picturesque stonehaven beach.
Find deals on hotel resorts in hook island, queensland. Australian holiday resorts offers the best place to find the perfect resort accommodation in hook island, in all the popular destinations, for both vacation and business travel. Hook island map whitsunday islands, queensland mapcarta. Situated 25 kilometres from hook island is great barrier reef airport. Maureens cove is a coral rubble beach on the north of hook island.
Cocoa beach pier and port canaveral are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit cocoa village. The whitsundays is the perfect location for a luxury weekend getaway, romantic retreat or a stylish business trip, and has a range of hotels, motels and resorts to suit every style and budget. Transfers to hook island resort are arranged when you book your accommodation. Hook island resort is currently closed and a caretaker is in place. The 10 best hook island hotel deals apr 2020 tripadvisor. Hook island accommodation top hook island hotels 2020.
The resort on brampton island, off mackay, has been closed since 2011, although there has been plenty of talk about redevelopment. The island developed slowly, however, suggestions that a tourist resort was going to be constructed c. Kayaking, snorkeling and boat tours adventures can be found near the property. A separate sitting area with a sofa bed and flatscreen tv is provided in every suite at star island resort and club. Book your hotel in hook island and pay later with expedia. Check any national, local, and health advisories for this destination before you book. In fact, hook is shaped something like the peloponnese in greece, looking like three downward pointing fingers. Online room reservations were ready for you to visit hot springs. Becky bing does a favor for a friend that takes her to a defunct factory on hook island. During low season july 27 august 31, boat transfer from lam sok pier to ao salad pier, ko kut at 1.
Hook island wilderness resort airlie beach accommodation. Resort heron island resort beachfront private beach. According to tourism whitsundays, hook island is a bushwalkers haven, leading walkers to secluded beaches with beautiful views, with excellent snorkelling and diving sites. This island escape is what we all need tripadvisor blog.
Hope island resort aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as. Or, you could stay in long island, 30 kilometres to the south of hook island, where youll find the paradise bay island resort and palm bay resort. Hook island was first settled in 1910 when arthur abell established timber getting in the northwest corner of island. Only seven of the islands in the group have accommodation options, ranging from camping on hook island to exclusive private island resorts. This central kissimmee resort is within a 10minute drive of the walt disney world property entrance. Hook island is full of great locations to visit for snorkeling as it has many protected bays. Property is on or next to a beach and has a private beach free access.
Earn free nights and get our price guarantee booking has never. You follow all the travel bloggers on social media and you live for those stunning photos of perfectly plated meals and pool cabanas with all the extras. The best hotels in hook island free cancellation on. See whats happening at space coast iceplex or space coast stadium. The second largest island in the cumberland group, it is 58 square kilometres in size and includes sheltered, picturesque bays, deep fjordlike inlets, ideal sailing and kayaking conditions, multiple moorings. With no commercial development on the island to speak of, this island is a completely unique way to explore the reef in privacy and seclusion without having to compete with crowds. Hook island tourism whitsundays, queensland australia. Phillip asks amanda to help him clear the family name.
The bays of hook island offer some of the most beautiful fringing reefs with good diving and snorkelling opportunities. So dont be put off by the photos of perfect beaches and calm seas, the best places to stay in the whitsunday islands come in. The 10 best hook island accommodation deals mar 2020. Hook island underwater observatory whitsunday region. Lay claim to your room like a miner would to his gold mine during your time spent at a hook island hotels. Hook island wilderness resort arranges for you to hop on board the ferry named voyager leaving from airlies abel point marina, seats about a hundred, is medium size and gives you free lamingtons, scones and coffee to take you there and back. Welcome to hope island resort, your hope island home away from home. Book a room online have a question or prefer to speak to someone at the resort. It offers a fullservice spa, 2 outdoor pools and suites with a fully equipped kitchen. Lot a comprises an irregular shaped parcel and is described as lot a, crown plan hr10022, county of herbert, parish of hook. The first maps of the area were drawn incorrectly, and depicted hook island in the shape of yes you guessed correct.
The island is almost uninhabited, quite rugged and almost completely contained within a section of the whitsunday islands national park. In the whitsundays, hook island s wilderness resort is closed. Located in cocoa beach, beach island resort is near the beach. Holiday makers can finally experience natural flora and fauna in their own habitat spectacular fringe reef diving and snorkelling is available immediately offshore, and this, combined with a forest setting onshore. From the resort you can do a couple of short bush walks to secluded beaches. The best hotels in hook island free cancellation on select hotels. To book your transfer or make an enquiry, please reach out to our. This hidden gem within the whitsundays island national parks in the great barrier reef that is largely unexplored by visitors. The voyager does a daily three island cruise hook island, whitehaven beach and daydream island as well as return transfers to hook. Hook island wilderness resort redevelopment initial.1473 300 224 1153 592 1385 498 21 1146 356 628 1032 530 1129 329 247 1445 307 418 53 936 1432 1362 287 1151 714 1111 813 95 195 683 1221 820 27 459