Located in the Whitsunday Island group, Long Island is a stunning tropical island right on Australia's iconic Great Barrier Reef. Declared a National Park, the island enjoys approximately 20 km of picturesque walking tracks which wind through scenic bushland through to stunning lookouts and pristine beaches. Surrounded by colourful coral reefs teeming with marine life, Long Island is also a popular destination for snorkelling, cruises and day trips to the surrounding islands.
The accommodation on Long Island offers the perfect place to relax as there are only two resorts on the entire island, meaning there are only a small number of guests at any one time. Ensuring you enjoy a peaceful stay with plenty of privacy, both resorts are designed to exist in harmony with the tropical surrounds without sacrificing on any of the modern comforts.
A lovely boutique private retreat, welcoming guests 16 years and over. Elysian Retreat is an all inclusive accommodation option and is accessible by a 30 minute helicopter transfer for a relaxing and stay.
Palm Bay Resort offers a unique holiday experience combining beautiful accommodation with the convenience and affordability of self-catering.
Long Island enjoys a diverse range of ways to spend your time and you can do as much or as little as you feel like. Visitors love lazing around under the shade of a palm tree, working on their tan by the pool or just strolling along the water and bush taking in the serenity.
Long Island is only 9km long and 2 km wide however boasts 13km of National Park walking tracks. Many claim it has some of the most picturesque tracks in the Whitsunday region.
Long Island's stunning climate and gorgeous tropical weather means that conditions are perfect for enjoying all the fun and beauty the island has to offer. Sunny days are here to stay practically year round and temperatures rarely fall below 20 degrees Celsius making the island the perfect holiday destination to chase an endless summer.