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Uninhabited Whitsunday Island is home to this beautiful beach, one of the world's most spectacular.
4802, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning white sand and crystal clear turquoise sea. The views from the viewing platform were out of this world. Beautiful place to just chill and get away from everyday life for a few hours. I'd recommend to get there as early as possible as it...More

Thank Marie283x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is always ranked as one of the top 10 in the world and its not hard to understand why. The warm and inviting turquoise ocean meeting the beautiful white silica sand is a dream destination. An ideal place to relax for a few...More

Thank SharonD2088
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whitehaven Beach is a must visit to any trip to the Whitsundays - it is such a beautiful place with pristine white sand and gorgeous turquoise blue water. The view from Hill Inlet is also spectacular so try and combine the two into any tour...More

Thank Ingrid0309
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well it's a beach and nothing more, no shops, no toilets, no nothing but pure white sand and blue ocean. Beautiful place and even here at busy season you can find a secluded spot. It's long, very long. Hours of walking. Sand is very fine,...More

Thank Brett S
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Simply magnificent natural beauty - fine white sand, ocean with many shades of blue. We were on a bare boat charter, but if you get the chance (even on a day trip) do yourself a favour and visit Whitehaven and Hill Inlet.

Thank therudies86
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I got here via the ocean rafting tour (highly recommended) but you can also hire a provate boat and have your free time. This place was breathtaking and made for some very good pictures and likes for more instagram account. It is a little touristy...More

Thank Gil K
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We moored on a yacht a few hundred meters off Whitehaven Beach on a beautiful night in August and enjoyed walking along the beach in the morning and appreciating how soft and white the sand really is. A must location for anyone to visit if...More

Thank Anton L
Reviewed 10 September 2018

I don't think you could take a bad picture here even if you tried. I've traveled the world and I am sincere when I say there is nothing like it. Pictures say it all.

Thank Sinaed
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Whitehaven beach cannot be described with simple words. I have never seen in my life something like this. And I have traveled far and wide. It is an experience of a lifetime.

Thank Despo K
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Camped at the National Park campsite at Whitehaven for 2 nights. Really enjoyed it. Amaazing beach (especially in the morning or evening when all the day trippers have gone home and you have the. beach to yourself pretty much). Hired camping gear and boat ride...More

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20 June 2018|
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Response from Marc Edrian G | Reviewed this property |
Yes there, plenty of cruise options to Whitehaven beach
Jeanette W
5 January 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.
6 November 2017|
Response from Kath F |
We are cruusinv with P and O in February. What time do thd ferries run from Hamilton to Whitehaven beach ?