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Uninhabited Whitsunday Island is home to this beautiful beach, one of the world's most spectacular.
4802, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Spent the whole day on this beautiful beach! The sand is so pretty and does not get hot on your feet! The water is beautiful! Definitely put this beach on your to do list~

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mskttycatc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What can I say!! The excursion was fantastic. We had a good 1.5 hours on the beautiful white beach - soaked it up. You are warned of jelly fish and there are wet suits to be safe / but we just laid on the beach...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TheDedes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whitehaven Beach is amazing! You definitely need to visit this place when you are in Australia. We had a nice day with the Thunder Cat from Red Cat Adventures. It was a good combination for the whole day. Snorkling and seeing this amazing beach.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jillsgu
Reviewed 1 week ago

What is not to love about Whitehaven Beach. Hands down one of the most beautiful spots I have ever been to. Loved white silica sand and the amazing blue water. The best part of the beach is hands down the sand. Water was very calm...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PhatPatW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must do when visiting Whitsunday area as once in a life time memories and the whitest sand ever. Has toilets and shaded covers to sit under

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came over to Whitehaven on a boat trip, we did some snorkeling in the waters around the boat and saw lots of fish which was great. The sand was very white and although there were a lot of visitors there was plenty of space to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Flamingo14
Reviewed 13 February 2019

Get off your yacht and walk along the beach. That's it. Then get back on your yacht and go somewhere else.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank davidbY178LO
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

Even with the tropical low over the area it was great to see and feel the sand of White Haven! The water was mostly brown because of the run off from the mountain around the area but that was cool because not many people get...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank _85jpl_
Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

Whiteheaven beach is exactly like the name. We bought the half day tour in Viator. We stayed in Airlie beach due to no hotels available in Hamilton beach. The trip is long because the boat stops both ways to Hamilton beach. We will recommend buying...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WeareTravellovers
Reviewed 20 January 2019

There are so many photographs of Whitehaven beach - but it is not until you stand on the beach yourself that you really appreciate nature at its best!

Date of experience: December 2018
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20 June 2018|
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Response from marcedriang2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there, plenty of cruise options to Whitehaven beach
5 January 2018|
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Response from kazzy52 | Reviewed this property |
The Beach Club at Hamilton Island is adults only. There is no accomodation at Whitehaven Beach.
6 November 2017|
Response from Kath F |
We are cruusinv with P and O in February. What time do thd ferries run from Hamilton to Whitehaven beach ?