Hamilton Island travel guide

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You're Going to Love Hamilton Island

Hamilton Island is a must-see destination in Queensland, Australia. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

When to visit Hamilton Island

Hamilton Island in February
Estimated hotel price
C$ 365
1 night at 3-star hotel
Hamilton Island in February
Estimated hotel price
C$ 365
1 night at 3-star hotel
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How to Get to Hamilton Island


When flying to Hamilton Island, you’ll arrive at Hamilton Island (HTI), which is located 1 km from the city centre The shortest flight to Hamilton Island from Canada departs from Vancouver and takes around 33h.

Airports near Hamilton Island

Airlines serving Hamilton Island

United Airlines
Good (3,200 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (1,443 reviews)
Excellent (1,275 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (478 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (398 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (132 reviews)
Qantas Airways
Good (232 reviews)
Air New Zealand
Good (131 reviews)
Hawaiian Airlines
Excellent (903 reviews)
Good (2 reviews)
Good (130 reviews)
Virgin Australia
Good (119 reviews)
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Where to stay in Hamilton Island

From 5-star hotels such as the Beach Club to great affordable options like the Palm Bungalows, Hamilton Island offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around C$ 769 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 878 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Hamilton Island

Most booked hotels in Hamilton Island

Beach Club
Excellent (9.3, Excellent reviews)
C$ 839+
Palm Bungalows
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 382+
Reef View Hotel
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 366+
Poor (0, Poor reviews)
C$ 1,480+
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Renting a car in Hamilton Island

Expect to pay C$ 1.57 per litre in Hamilton Island (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 18.74 and C$ 24.98.