Luxury Travel Packages to Hamilton Island

Coinciding with the introduction of Virgin Australia’s new Business Class service to Hamilton Island, new packages have been introduced for travelers seeking a luxury experience throughout their entire trip Down Under.  The new Business Class service to Hamilton Island – offered for the first time in eight years – provides travelers with such amenities and perks as luxury leather seating, gourmet menus, international-style cosmetic amenity kits, priority check-in/boarding and complimentary access to Virgin Australia’s lounges.

Hamilton Island is one of 74 tropical islands in the Coral Sea between the Queensland coast and the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. The largest inhabited island in the Whitsunday Islands, Hamilton Island is on the same latitude in the southern hemisphere as Honolulu in the north with an average of 81F temperatures year round.  With more than five accommodation choices, 10 restaurants, a championship island golf course and varied water and beach activities, the Island makes the perfect launching pad for US travelers to enjoy Australia’s most spectacular beaches, explore the Great Barrier Reef and create an unforgettable vacation in tropical Australia.  Hamilton Island is easily accessible from major East Coast cities in Australia in less than three hours.

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As the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, Hamilton Island has established a reputation as a premier destination known for hosting numerous high-profile celebrities and guests at events such as the Great Barrier Feast culinary weekends, Audi Hamilton Island Race Week and the Australian Ballet’s regular unique out-of-theatre performance on the beach at qualia resort.

Here’s are two packages being offered:

The qualia package features accommodations at Hamilton Island’s exclusive gated resort offering 60 elegant one-bedroom pavilions, Spa qualia, two world class restaurants and a host of recreational amenities.  Priced from $12,204.40 per person, the package includes:

  • Round-trip Business class airfare from Los Angeles to Sydney on Virgin Australia
  • Domestic Business class flights on Virgin Australia
  • 5 nights at qualia resort in a Leeward Pavilion
  • Full breakfast at The Long Pavilion
  • VIP Hamilton Island airport or marina to hotel return transfers
  • Private beach drop-offs
  • Private golf buggy
  • 4 nights at the 5 Star Sydney Four Seasons Deluxe City Harbor view room
  • Private airport transfers Sydney

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For those who prefer a boutique-style accommodation, the Beach Club package is priced from $10,754.40 per person and includes:

  • Round-trip Business class airfare from Los Angeles to Sydney on Virgin Australia
  • Domestic Business class flights on Virgin Australia
  • 5 nights at the Hamilton Island Beach Club
  • Return VIP airport or marina transfers
  • Bushwalking
  • Use of the fitness center, squash and tennis courts
  • Exclusive entry to the Beach Club bar, lounge, and infinity edge pool.
  • 4 nights at the 5 Star Sydney Four Seasons Deluxe City Harbor view room
  • Private airport transfers Sydney

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Both packages include use of non-motorized water sports including catamarans, sailboards, paddle boards, and snorkeling gear as well as Wi-Fi access.

NOTE:  Prices are per person based on double occupancy departures from Los Angeles and include all applicable airport taxes, and fuel surcharges.  Melbourne Cup, Grand Prix, Australian Open, Mardi Gras, New Year’s Eve and other blackout periods will have surcharges. Add-on fares are available from other cities. Seats are limited and may not be available on every flight. Hotels are subject to availability. US/foreign taxes/fees of approximately $750, including Security Fee and fuel surcharges, are included in the package price. Cancellation penalties and other restrictions apply. Package prices are based on low season stays of April 10 – August 16.  Pricing outside of these dates is available upon request.

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