Great Barrier Reef

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ShermansTravel experts know how to pick a good hotel. Whether in the budget, moderate, or luxury price range, the hotels we recommend always meet our highly selective criteria for what amounts to an unbeatable experience. We look at location, comparing the hotel to other offerings in the area; price range, determining where the hotel falls on the scale of affordability, and whether it merits the expense; and finally, experience, that all-important benchmark covering everything from aesthetics to service. We assess every aspect of the hotel experience, from beds and views to service and that indefinable thing called vibe.

Top Hotels in Great Barrier Reef

Dunk Island

Just three miles off the coast, 12-square-mile Dunk Island combinesmore-affordable Barrier Reef ... more

Dunk Island
Dunk Island , 011-61-2-8296-8010
Tags: moderate | great value
Lizard Island

Some say diving on the Great Barrier Reef gets better as you head north, andthe 2,500-acre ... more

Lizard Island
north of Cairns , 011-61-2-8296-8010
Tags: luxury | smart splurge
Port Douglas Peninsula Boutique Hotel

Experiencing the Great Barrier Reef is easy if you’re based in PortDouglas. Located just a ... more

9-13 The Esplanade
Port Douglas , 011-61-7-4099-9100
Tags: moderate | great value

Situated at the northern tip of family-oriented Hamilton Island, this swanky,award-winning ... more

Hamilton Island , Queensland
Tags: luxury | beach | romance | expensive | spa
Reef View Hotel

The 72-isle archipelago Whitsunday Islands – all but seven uninhabited– represent ... more

12 Resort Drive
Hamilton Island , QLD
Tags: moderate
Thala Beach Lodge

Situated 22 miles north of Cairns and 10 miles south of Port Douglas on anocean-side bluff, ... more

Private Beach Rd.
Port Douglas , 011-61-7-4098-5837
Tags: luxury | smart splurge

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