Located off the Queensland's north coast, Hayman Island is a popular resort of the Whitsunday Island group. Surrounded by the spectacular Great Barrier Reef, Hayman Island is The Whitsunday's northern most island and is renowned as a luxury holiday destination. A unique continental island spanning 294 hectares, Hayman is luxury Queensland Island accommodation right on the Great Barrier Reef.
With a highest point of 250m, InterContinental Hayman Island Resort accommodation is situated on the southern shorefront enjoying a sweeping expanse of pristine beach and 14 hectares of lush tropical gardens. Flanked by the Coral Sea and a number of coral fringed beaches, InterContinental Hayman Island Resort offers 160 deluxe guestrooms, suites, villas and penthouses.
Divided into Beach, Hayman and Pool Wings, each room enjoys an excellent range of amenities and their own private balcony or terrace. The 11 penthouses also enjoy their own unique theme.
The island is also renowned for its incredible range of native flora and fauna and there are many species of birds that inhabit the stunning natural environment including kingfishers, kookaburras, painted lorikeets and white cockatoos. Hayman also offers the chance to experience the authentic Australian bush, with colonies of Proserpine Rock Wallabies frequently sighted along the island's walking tracks.
Hayman Island's breathtaking natural environment is ideal for the almost endless range of tours and activities that are available. With such easy access to the Great Barrier Reef, the crystal waters that surround the island are ideal for snorkelling and diving to discover the kaleidoscope of colourful coral and tropical fish. However there are also secluded beaches to visit, water sports including windsurfing and sailing as well as a great range of facilities onsite at the resort including the iconic Hayman pool, reputed to be 7 times larger than an Olympic sized pool.