A coral-fringed island resort within its own national park, this hotel offers the ultimate in Great Barrier Reef holidays. The hotel is an exclusive, sophisticated hideaway for those seeking intimate experiences in a natural, relaxed retreat, also a perfect place to be marooned in luxury for a few days. Established in 1930, it comprises a total of just 21 rooms. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby, a games room, 2 bars and a restaurant. Guests can also take advantage of the room service.
The property is located amidst the magical waters of the Great Barrier Reef, positioned 80 km north of Townsville and 190 km south of Cairns. The resort is tucked away in a secluded bay of a 1,368 hectare pristine National Park.
Accommodation at the resort is inviting yet relaxing with unpretentious comfort and minimal fuss. Without the intrusion of telephones or TVs in guest rooms, the resort offers guests total privacy and a high level of discreet personal service. All rooms come with a private bathroom with a bathtub and a hairdryer and offer a king-size bed. Furthermore, a minbar, tea and coffee making facilities and individually regulated air conditioning are provided in all accommodation as standard.
The resort has its own outdoor pools with sun loungers and sports enthusiasts can work out in the gym. Thanks to its location, guests also have many other opportunities for recreation at this island resort, for example diving, snorkelling, catamaran sailing and canoeing. It is also possible to unwind with a game of paddle tennis or tennis.
The hotel offers dining in a relaxed open restaurant with views across the ocean and the experience is a highlight of guests' stay. Meals are served with flair and imagination and include tropical fruits, local seafood and exotic delicacies.
American Express, MasterCard and Visa is accepted at this establishment.
Nautilus Aviation operates the daily 25 minute helicopter transfer to/from Orpheus. The cost of this transfer is not included in the accommodation rate. The Nautilus Aviation check-in counter is located in Gate Lounge 10, near to the baggage carousel. Passengers are required to meet at the Nautilus Aviation check-in counter, with their luggage, no later than 20 minutes prior to their helicopter flight time.
The check-in starts at 12:00 pm and the check-out finishes at 12:00 pm. The reception opens from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Iron and board
King size bed