Palm Bay Resort #1 Whitsunday Islands Accommodation

For a secluded and tranquil Whitsunday Islands Accommodation getaway, look no further than Palm Bay Resort Whitsundays.

This self-catered boutique resort accommodation is perfect for any couple seeking a retreat, any family who’s ready for an exciting adventure, or single who wants to kick back and relax in paradise Nestled in the neck of Long Island (one of the 74 Whitsunday Islands), you will have the peace of being away from mainland Airlie Beach and the more popular island destinations. You will also have 17km of walking trails, secluded bays, native flora and fauna, and coral fringing reefs right on your doorstep to explore.

There is also a poolside dining area and a rejuvenating Palm Blue Day Spa, beach pavilion and lounge space, tennis court, kayaks and even a media room. Tons of outdoor activities and tours are available too!

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How To Get To Palm Bay Resort Long Island

Water taxis and charters will get here you to Palm Bay Resort safe and sound.

If you’re flying into Whitsunday Coast Airport or Hamilton Island Airport, then Island Transfers can transport you from mainland Airlie Beach or Hamilton Island to Long Island. They provide multiple daily departures connecting with flights, and they will even organise all of your connecting shuttles and ferries!

There are other options available too, such as private charters, helicopters and seaplanes—for more information or to book these options, see the island transfers booking page here

Beach villa room inside

Accommodation For Couples And Singles 

Couples at this Whitsunday Islands Accommodation can enjoy a beachfront getaway in a villa or bure—which offers a bright and cosy space to relax. Take advantage of a queen-sized bed, air-conditioning, your own bar fridge, and a hammock out on the deck to kick back in. This gorgeous and clean space offers 5-star comfort and absolute privacy.

Another excellent option for couples and singles is the Hillside Hibiscus Suites—which are situated up on the hillside and offer stunning ocean views. With a private sundeck, walk-in robes, and even your own kitchenette, this room is a comfortable and luxurious retreat.

View And Book The Villa, Bure and Hibiscus Rooms Here

Resort from a drone

Accommodation For Families

The Whitsunday Islands Accommodation beachfront bungalows are perfect for families as they come in both one-bedroom and two-bedroom options, and contain a fully equipped kitchenette (with a fridge and microwave oven, sink, toaster, kettle, coffee plunger, tea and coffee plus cutlery).

With an expansive deck, Balinese furniture, and a view over the lagoon, this gorgeous getaway is ideal for the perfect family holiday.

The ocean view house is ideal for families who need a larger space. This luxurious, two-bedroom accommodation comes with two bedrooms, an ensuite and bathroom, kitchen and BBQ facilities, and a sundeck. Both levels have balconies and there is an all-around deck—offering a spacious place to relax and take in everything Long Island has to offer.

View And Book The Bungalows And House Here:

House on the hill at long island

Platinum House

If you’re in need of an exclusive, romantic getaway accommodation, a place to host your bachelor or bachelorette party, or your family just likes to holiday in true style—Platinum House is for you!

With a King and Queen bedroom, laundry facilities, large wall-mounted flat-screen TV, two sunrooms, full equipped kitchen, dining and lounge areas, ensuite and bar—this place is an absolute dream in paradise.

You’ll have the best of views overlooking gorgeous, blue waters from a hill, and you’ll be able to take advantage of air-conditioning and heating if needed.

View And Book The Platinum House Here:

Palm bay resort pool at night

Self Catering Whitsunday Islands Accommodation Resort

Because Long Island Resort Whitsundays is situated on one of the islands closest to the mainland, it makes self-catering options a breeze. You can stock up with everything you need before venturing over, but if you forget something there is a well-stocked store on the island. However, you can also have food delivered to the island for you.

If your room doesn’t have a self-contained kitchen, there is a fully equipped guest kitchen area overlooking the resort pool.

You can also take advantage of the bar which offers a range of spirits, cocktails, beer, wine and cider (so that you can enjoy a cocktail by the pool), and there are even wood fired pizzas, wedges, salads and beer battered chips available for purchase.

Event catering is available too if needed

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Activities On The Island

There’s a wide range of free in-house activities, including:

  • Snorkelling— all gear is available free of charge when you stay at Palm Bay.
  • Kayaking— the kayaks are stored on the beach and are available to use any time.
  • Tennis
  • Bush walking
  • Boules

You can also go fishing for a small cost of $15 per day

For those in desperate need of self-care and pampering, the Palm Blue Day Spa offers a tranquil space to unwind, relax and rejuvenate. Indulge in a luxurious massage, refreshing facials, manicures and pedicures and body wraps.

Drone over airlie beach snorkeling tour location

Day Tours From Palm Bay Resort

When staying at Palm Bay Whitsunday Islands Accommodation you can see it all from the air, in a seaplane or helicopter, or join a group tour and embark on a thrilling adventure around the Whitsunday Islands. Palm Bay Resort Whitsundays only allows one exclusive tour into the resort, and that is ZigZag Whitsunday Day Tour. This exciting adventure tour is a fast-paced way to experience the Whitsunday Islands.

You’ll be picked up direct from Palm Bay Resort at 9 am and venture on over to famous Whitehaven Beach—known for its 97% pure silicon white sand and gorgeous, crystal clear waters. After spending a couple of hours soaking up the sun’s rays and snapping pictures of the stunning swirling sands, it’s off to snorkel at two pristine fringing reef locations, before a 45-minute stopover back at Palm Bay Resort for cocktails and afternoon tea by the pool.


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Summary Of Whitsunday Islands Accommodation

Palm Bay Resort has 25 unique, Balinese style accommodation options—including villas, suites and houses.

Each room offers extensive views of the Coral Sea and Whitsunday Passage, a beachfront location, or the natural beauty of the native flora and bushland around you.

There is plenty to see and do at this stunning Whitsunday Islands Accommodation at Palm Bay Resort—as well as surrounding Long Island.

The tropical climate is suitable for swimming, snorkelling, scuba diving, fishing and water sports all year round, making day tours an absolute blast but also allowing you to have a lot of fun on your own.

This is the perfect Whitsunday Island Accommodation Getaway 

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Nath J

Inbound Sales And Marketing Specialist At ZigZag Whitsundays

Nath J has lived and worked in the Whitsundays since 2001. Over these 20 years, he has spent 18 of them in the tourism industry. 


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Everything Included

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