Hayman Island, Whitsundays
Hayman is Australia's most celebrated private island destination, beautifully situated in the magnificent Great Barrier Reef and presenting an array of unique and memorable resort and Reef experiences. Hayman Island Resort is surrounded by idyllic coral fringed beaches and lapping the waters of the Coral Sea, on the south-western side of the island and offers 244 guest rooms, suites, penthouses and a beach villa. The accommodation, restaurants, guest service areas, marine facilities and operational plant, have been designed to blend in with the natural beauty of the surroundings. No part of the resort is higher than four stories and throughout, shady ponds and gentle waterfalls thread their way among beautiful gardens, spacious walkways and open air lanais.
Accommodation on Hayman Island
|Hayman Island offers all guests, elegant resort style holiday living in 210 beautifully appointed Rooms, Suites, Penthouses, Beach Villas and a Beach House. Designed to take advantage of the magnificent resort surrounds, all Hayman accommodation features private terraces or balconies.
Choose the location and style of island accommodation best suited to you:
|Hayman Island Retreat Wing
Retreat Rooms - 16 x double (one king). Set amongst lush tropical gardens and native vegetation, the Retreat Wing is ideal for couples looking for a romantic hideaway on their island holiday. An exclusive group of 16 Retreat Rooms offers a strong relationship with the outdoors and the tropical surrounds provide a lush canopy enveloping a veranda and outdoor rinse shower. The interior is a peaceful haven of natural tones and rich grained woods. Special features include a daybed and an open plan luxurious bathroom with a sunken bath that overlooks a private rockery garden with outdoor rainwater shower. 38 square metres.
Hayman Island - Pool Wing
Pool Rooms - 19 x double (one queen) + 9 x twin share rooms - Located on Level 2 of the Pool Wing, overlooking the famous Hayman Pool and gardens. Each room has a generous balcony and spacious marble bathroom with a shower over the bath. The room area is 37.64 square metres.
Pool Access Rooms - 19 x double (one queen) + 9 x twin share rooms - Located on Level 1 of the Pool Wing, these rooms are uniquely located on the edge of the Hayman Pool and offer the ultimate Hayman experience. Each room provides direct access from the room's balcony straight into the pool. This room offers the same interior design as the Pool Superior room. This includes a spacious marble bathroom with a shower located over the bath. The room area is 37.64 square metres.
Pool Deluxe Rooms - 21 x double (one queen) + 7 x twin share rooms - Located on Level 3 of the Pool Wing, overlooking the famous Hayman Pool, gardens, Hayman Beach and Coral Sea. Special features include an open style contemporary bathroom with louvred shutters allowing stunning sea views from the bathroom. The bathroom also features a separate shower and bath. The room area is 37.64 square metres.
Pool Suites - 6 x double (one king) - Located on levels 1, 2 and 3 of the Pool Wing, overlooking the famous Hayman Pool and gardens. Suites on Level 3 also offer views of the Hayman Beach and Coral Sea. Each suite has a separate bedroom, dressing room and lounge/dining room. Special features include a double balcony and large marble bathroom with separate shower and bath. The suite area is 75 square metres. An adjoining twin bedroom can be added to selected suites to create a two-bedroom suite.
Hayman Island Lagoon Wing
Lagoon Room - 38 x double (one king) + 13 x twin share - Located on Levels 1, 2 and 3 of the Lagoon Wing, overlooking the Lily Lagoon, Lagoon Pool and gardens. Special features include a spacious bathroom with separate shower and bath and double vanity and an open plan dressing room. The room area is 54 square metres.
Lagoon Deluxe - 13 x double (one king) + 6 x twin share - A select number of rooms located on level 1, 2 and 3 of lagoon Wing that offer views of the Coral Sea, whilst overlooking the Lily Lagoon, Lagoon Pool and gardens. The interior includes a spacious bathroom with double vanity, open plan dressing room and en suite area. The room area is 54 square metres.
Lagoon Suite - 10 x double (one super king) + 2 x twin suites with 2 x doubles - Located on levels 1, 2 and 3 of the Lagoon Wing, overlooking the Lily Lagoon and gardens. Suites on Level 3 also offer views of the Hayman Beach and Coral Sea. Each of these luxurious suites has a separate bedroom, walk-in robe, dressing room and ensuite bathroom with centrepiece bath and double vanity. Enjoy a spacious lounge/living and dining area and the large balcony furnished with an outdoor teakwood setting. The décor reflects a relaxed resort feel, featuring soft, natural textures, cool marbles and rich, warm woods. The suite area is 90 square metres. An adjoining twin bedroom can be added to selected suites to create a two-bedroom suite.
Hayman Island Penthouses
Queensland Penthouse - The relaxed ease of life in the tropics is reflected in the one-bedroom Queensland Penthouse. Hand-made timber furniture and the vibrant colours of the Great Barrier Reef, provide a rich backdrop for colonial collector pieces and a specially commissioned painting by leading Australian artist, Patrick Hockey.
Greek Penthouse - Reminiscent of a cliff-top villa overlooking the Mediterranean, the one-bedroom Greek Penthouse combines the warmth of terracotta with natural materials and fabrics. Grecian style and elegance predominate in the classic design of the living and dining areas, contrasted by the earthiness of rough rendered white walls and heavy timber doors.
Oriental Penthouse - Modern Japanese design sits easily among exotic treasures in the one-bedroom Oriental Penthouse. Pure wool Belgian carpets and raw silk wall coverings make a rich backdrop for fascinating antiques. Earthy shades of Jim Thompson silk are used for the bedroom upholstery. Chocolate silk scatter cushions lie on cream velvet settees and armchairs.
Italian Penthouse - The cool, clean lines of a Tuscan villa are recreated in the one-bedroom Italian Penthouse. All rooms share a light, airy feeling and have buff pink sandstone floors, stencil-finished walls and fine antique furnishings. Italian lemon silk is used generously in the bedroom on bed and furniture coverings.
Moroccan Penthouse - A Moorish influence prevails in the one-bedroom Moroccan Penthouse with the brilliant colours of the sea, a focal point. Against a rich backdrop, rare 19th Century pieces from North Africa inlaid with mother of pearl, ebony, ivory and silver wire, include a writing desk, wall mirror and smokers tables.
Lagoon Penthouse - The one and two-bedroom Lagoon Penthouses reflect a relaxed resort feel, featuring soft, natural textures, cool marbles and rich, warm woods. A large balcony is furnished with an outdoor teakwood setting.
English Penthouse - Designed in the style of a grand English country home, the two-bedroom English Penthouse is filled with the fresh colours of springtime, exquisite furnishings and antiques. The buttercup yellow and primrose blue floral design of the pure wool carpet, is echoed in a yellow stripe wallpaper with twist pattern border detail.
French Penthouse - Classic Louis XVI and contemporary furnishings blend successfully in the elegant three-bedroom French Penthouse. Its stylish, understated décor depicts clear, sunshine colours, reminiscent of a villa in the south of France. Beautiful pieces include a 19th Century French marble fireplace, Venetian gilt mirror and pair of Louis XVI lamps.
Hayman Island Beach Villas
Every villa has the seductive qualities of unencumbered space, the abundance of natural light and superb views of the Coral Sea and Whitsundays. Features include a large private pool in an open air gallery with a day bed, a private terrace, an outdoor shower, a stunning bathroom with an island bath and a separate shower.
Integrated technology includes wireless internet, an Apple TV with cable and movie channels and a Bose Sound Dock digital music system. 120 square metres.
Note: Beach Villas are not suitable for children aged under 13 years.
Hayman Island Beach House
Escape to your very own enclosed private courtyard overlooking the beach with an outdoor deck and infinity plunge pool. Features include a personalised Butler Service, refreshment bar, 42" plasma screen television and state of the art sound system, media room with Apple iPad and Apple television.
|Hayman Island Leisure Features
Guests can enjoy a diversity of leisure activities within this world-acclaimed resort. There are numerous sporting pursuits, plus tours and classes - some going behind-the-scenes, and special places and activities for peace and solitude.
• Tennis - five floodlit courts
Hayman's beautiful setting in the Great Barrier Reef presents opportunities to enjoy a range of adventures in the waters lapping the island and journey on private or scheduled tours to nearby beaches and other fabulous Reef locations. The Marine Centre operates a fully accredited 5-Star PADI Dive and Snorkel Centre, and offers game and bottom fishing trips and private charters, plus exciting water sport pursuits from the Hayman Beach and into the Reef surrounds. (All marine activities are subject to change due to weather conditions.)
The waters surrounding Hayman provide some of the best fishing in the world, with Australian and international records continually established in the region. The Marine Centre conducts escorted half and full day game and bottom fishing trips as well as private charters. The 12.5 metre game fishing boat, Sun Aura, features a spacious deck to allow smooth, quick and easy access to fishing tackle. Charters include hire, equipment, bait and fuel. Fishing charters are available on selected days and are subject to boat availability and weather conditions.
|Children's Facilities on Hayman
Hayman has a whole range of fun and exciting activities happening at Hernando's Hideaway, an exquisite cottage nestled in the gardens near the marina. This special place is home to the Kids Club (5-12 years) and Crèche (6 weeks-5 years) . Babysitting services are also available in the resort. And, look out for the special two-course Kids Menus in Hayman's restaurants which have been designed just for you and offer healthy and nutritious food.
Hayman Island Spa Facilities
In one of the world's most peaceful settings, Hayman provides the ideal backdrop for pampering, relaxation and revitalising of mind, body and soul. The Retreat invites guests to enjoy a truly unique, experiential relaxation and wellness destination.
The Retreat will offer the following enhancements:
|• A range of health and spa therapies presented by trained professionals
• 13 individual treatment rooms including a dedicated Wet Treatment Room
• Selected therapy rooms offering peaceful garden views
• Two separate relaxation lounges including a meditation suite
• A beautiful Hydrotherapy area
• A separate female and male sauna and steam room and change rooms
• A Spa Orientation program
• A hair salon incorporating special occasion makeup
• A retail area presenting a selection of health and spa accessories
|Dining on Hayman Island
A selection of sumptuous dining awaits guests on Hayman. Select from one of our superb restaurants or bars, enjoy a Hayman’s Signature Experience, The Chef’s Table, or soak up the relaxed ambience in a unique outdoor island or setting in the nearby reef surrounds.
Azure - Overlooking stunning Hayman Beach and beyond to the Whitsunday waters and neighbouring islands, Azure presents fine contemporary Australian cuisine in a relaxed indoor and outdoor setting. Open daily for breakfast and on selected days for lunch and dinner.
La Fontaine - La Fontaine offers an elegant yet relaxed dining experience. Guests are treated to an exquisite selection of authentically prepared modern European cuisine incorporating the finest local and international produce. The cuisine is matched by La Fontaine wine cellar's impressive range.
La Trattoria - For an authentic Italian and Mediterranean dining experience in a charming al fresco, indoor and outdoor setting, La Trattoria is a superb choice. Famous for its spectacular antipasto displays and piping hot pizzas, La Trattoria's lively atmosphere is enhanced by live music from the resident band.
Oriental - Hayman’s Oriental restaurant presents the best of Thai, Chinese, Japanese and Indian cuisine with a separate vegetarian menu, all prepared with innovative contemporary flare.
The Beach Pavilion - Overlooking beautiful Hayman Beach and the Lagoon Pool, this is the ideal place to end each day with cocktails and barbecues on selected evenings.
Hayman Pool Bar - Guests can enjoy an appetising poolside snack or refreshment throughout the day at the relaxed Hayman Pool Bar - the ideal place for a lunch amongst the tropical breezes which prevail in this beautiful tropical paradise.
The Club Lounge - The cosy, informal setting is perfect for a quiet drink or night cap. The lounge features an array of books which guests are invited to read during their stay plus there are many board games available to enjoy. In an adjoining room, a billiard table also awaits for a challenge.
In Room Dining - Hayman offers 24-hour daily in room dining. Breakfast, lunch or dinner can be enjoyed in the guest room, suite, villa or penthouse, or in another beautiful outdoor location. For a day's outing - Hayman's chefs can prepare a wholesome hamper of all your favourites.
Private Dining Room - seating 14 and adjoining La Fontaine, is available for exclusive use. Guests can design a special meal in consultation with the Executive Chef or select from a superb a la carte menu.
Private Cabanas - Guests are invited to dine in one of the resort's exquisite cabanas which enjoy beautiful settings nestled in the gardens, by gentle waterfalls and overlooking Hayman Beach. Cabanas can accommodate a maximum 6 guests.
|Events on Hayman Island
Award-winning Hayman provides the ultimate setting for world-class meetings, incentives, specialist events and individual reward programs. Hayman can comfortably accommodate small meetings of 10 up to large groups of 500. Hayman provides all services and facilities, enabling flexibility and control in delivering the perfect event, from small groups through to an exclusive private experience based on a booking of the entire island. Facilities cater for a small boardroom meeting up to a large event for 300 theatre style in the Entertainment Centre. The Conference Centre, breakout rooms and outdoor resort locations are also available. Hayman offers specialised meeting packages.
Hayman Island Weddings, Honeymoons and Special Occasions
On your honeymoon, enjoy the luxurious, calm, crystal waters that spill onto tropical palm fringed beaches, rolling into untouched Australian bushland on magnificent Hayman. In every detail and subtlety, the Hayman experience offers luxury and indulgence. Everything on Hayman is simply order and beauty, luxury, peace and sensual indulgence.
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