Palm Bay retreat is an exclusive, private Resort situated on Long Island (10 km from Shute Harbour) in the Whitsunday's. There are 21 private Bure's and one luxury 2 bedroom Platinum house, all designed in a Balinese theme and situated directly on the west facing beach with stunning views out to the Coral Sea and surrounding Islands.
Guests will find few reminders of the outside world in our beach hideaways - no telephones, no televisions and no clocks.
Owners have full use of their individual Bungalows as well as the main resort which features a large swimming pool and attached Spa, huge lounge area featuring an open fireplace and separate Large Screen Movie viewing room.
There is a caretaker on the Island to keep the resort clean and refresh cabins. As well as maintain facilities such as power and water.
The island for private parties, weddings, functions etc.
You will have use of the resort including pool and BBQ, kayak and snorkeling equipment.
You must take all your own food and drinks, however the Caretaker has set up a small shop and has a range of breads and frozen foods in case you run short.
It is a 15 min bush walk to Long Island club Crocodile Resort which has a licenced Bar and restaurant as well as access to reef and Island trips. Extra supplies can be bought in by barge for long stays if required at a nominal fee.
Children must be 12 years or older.
Smoking is only allowed in designated smoking areas.
Other basic Rules:
Be sensible and take responsibility for yourselves.
Do not take sit on kayaks past the last buoy as the current is very strong in the channel and you will not be able to kayak against it.
Take insect repellent, chocolate and of course WINE.
Don't stand under coconut trees.
Don't feed the wildlife
Neither will you find hoards of people, they can visit other islands. We are a Retreat, not a resort and our goal is to offer the most intimate, private and quintessential island holiday experience in Australia
Food can be ordered online at IGA in Airlie Beach if you are coming into the Whitsundays via Hamilton Island.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 1|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|