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Star Rating
4.5 Stars

Daydream Island Resort and Spa

Daydream Island Resort and Spa

Soak up the tropical ambience of the stunning Whitsunday Islands as you relax at this picturesque island resort.

Just 15 minutes from the mainland, this award-winning resort offers a wonderful range of facilities and activities that make the most of its gorgeous location. Lover’s Cove, on Daydream’s western side, is home to an exquisite coral reef which lies just metres from the shore, waiting to be explored. The island can also boast a magnificent outdoor lagoon, which is home to a 4 ft. lemon shark, giant rays and a vivid variety of tropical fish and coral.

An excellent range of watersports including parasailing, jet skiing, scuba diving and fishing are available. Guests may choose to hire a kayak or small boat and explore the pristine waters surrounding the island or take advantage of the resort’s complimentary canoes and catamarans.

Quality dining outlets offer a delicious variety of cuisine, from modern culinary delights at Mermaids Restaurant, to a mouth-watering buffet at Waterfalls Restaurant. Splashes Swim-up Bar is located in one of the resort’s three pools and Gilligan’s Health Hut offers smoothies, ice cream and an array of exotic cocktails. 

The Rejuvenation Spa is a haven of relaxation, offering the ultimate in world-class body and beauty treatments.


A beautiful tropical island escape
  • A beautiful tropical island escape
  • Featuring 3 lagoon style swimming pools
  • Enjoy a refreshing drink at the swim-up bar
  • The ideal place to relax
  • Numerous day activities are available
  • Many of the airy rooms boast stunning ocean views
  • The outdoor lagoon is home to a variety of vivid coral and marine life
  • An exquisite coral reef lies waiting to be explored at Lovers Cove
  • Set in the enchanting Whitsunday Islands
  • Be pampered at the Rejuvenation Spa
  • Catch up with friends over a game of pool
  • The Living Coral Reef Aquarium

Children's Age Policy:

 Children are classed between the ages 0-14years at time of travel. 15 years and over are classed as Adults. 

Room Capacity

Please note that the Balcony Rooms can sleep a maximum of 2 adults and 2 children (children must be 14yrs and under). The Family Rooms are made up of 2 Rooms interconnecting and can sleep a maximum of 2 adults and 6 children (children must be 14yrs and under). To sleep more than 2 guests or for further information, please call through to reservations.

Location Features

Daydream Island is located 15 minutes by ferry from Shute Harbour or 30 mins from Able Point in Airlie Beach. Whitsunday Coast Airport, located on the mainland, is located 30 minutes from Able Point and roughly 45 minutes from Shute Harbour. Alternatively, guests may choose to fly into Hamilton Island Airport, which is a 30 minute ferry transfer from the resort.

Resort Features

  • 24 hour reception
  • Mermaids Restaurant
  • Waterfalls Restaurant
  • Fish Bowl Tavern
  • FREE WI-FI in atrium 24 hours a day
  • FREE mocktail on arrival
  • FREE shell necklace on arrival
  • Over 20 FREE guest activities including: kayaks, catamarans, stand-up paddle boards, stingray and shark feeding show, open air cinema, rainforest walk, gym and much more!!
  • Bakery
  • Award winning Rejuvenation Spa
  • Daydream 44 ft Open Air Cinema- screening the latest blockbusters and family favourites under the stars
  • "Putt Your Way Around Australia" 19 hole mini golf course
  • Largest outdoor ‘Living Coral Reef Aquarium’ in the
  • Southern Hemisphere
  • Lagoons Bar
  • Gilligans Health Hut
  • Splashes Swim-up Bar
  • 3 outdoor lagoon style swimming pools
  • 2 saunas
  • 3 outdoor spas
  • Gingers Hut- boutique retail/gift store
  • Lobby shop (convenience store)
  • Skippers Kids Club
  • Games room
  • Free Daily Activities Program
  • Photo shop
  • Internet kiosk
  • Gymnasium
  • Tennis courts
  • Beach volleyball court
  • Giant chess board
  • Motorised and non-motorised watersports
  • Daydream Dive Shop
  • Lovers Cove- home to exquisite fringing coral reef
  • Coin operated laundry facilities
  • Helicopter pads
  • Rainforest walk
  • Main resort areas are wheelchair accessible and disabled rooms available
  • Pool tables

Room Features

  • Rooms serviced daily
  • All rooms are non smoking
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Balcony or terrace courtyard
  • Internet access (selected rooms)
  • Interconnecting rooms available
  • Spacious ensuite
  • Bath and shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Satellite remote control TV
  • In-house movies (pay per view)
  • Playstation Video games (pay per use)
  • Bar size refrigerator and mini bar
  • Complimentary tea/coffee facilities
  • Safety deposit box (laptop size)
  • STD/IDD telephone
  • Bedside radio/alarm
  • Iron and ironing board


Daydream Island Resort and Spa
Daydream Island, Whitsundays 4741

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