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5.0 out of 5

"We have just returned from three days at Qualia - it is pure paradise. the accommodation is stunning - everything top class, the staff are wonderful ... " More

By a verified traveler on Fri 01 Oct 2010

Hotel Description

5-star beach resort near Catseye Beach

Oceanside stay

With a stay at this Whitsundays resort, you'll be within a 5-minute walk of Catseye Beach and Hamilton Island Marina. WILD LIFE Hamilton Island and Hamilton Island Golf Club are also within half a mile (1 km).

Poolside dining

A full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and 2 outdoor pools are all featured at this smoke-free resort. Dine at the beachfront restaurant and relax with sun loungers. Enjoy the fitness center and free perks like cooked-to-order breakfast and free self parking.

Free WiFi, balconies

Featuring conveniences like dining areas and sitting areas, the 60 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with DVD players. Furnished balconies, refrigerators, and minibars are also available.

Leeward Pavilion

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Windward Pavilion

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

qualia ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for qualia

5 out of 5

Qualia Hamilton Island

We have just returned from three days at Qualia - it is pure paradise. the accommodation is stunning - everything top class, the staff are wonderful and the food in the restaurant delicious. Can't wait to go back.

Posted by on Oct 1, 2010

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All-inclusive Details

  • Gratuities not included
  • All non-motorized water sports included
  • Taxes not included

Property Features

Qualia offers its guests a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, a sauna, and a fitness center. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available daily. You'll find a business center on site. A library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the luxury qualia. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free (available 24 hours). Free self parking is available. This 5-star Whitsundays resort is smoke free.

  • 1 floor
  • 60 guestrooms or units
  • 2 dining venues
  • 33.6 sq m of conference space
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (free)
  • Bar or lounge
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Gift shop
  • Onsite shopping
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Hamilton Island, QLD (HTI-Great Barrier Reef) (2.7 km / 1.7 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Qualia offers 60 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to furnished balconies. Accommodations offer separate dining areas. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and espresso makers. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers and hair dryers. This Whitsundays resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Espresso maker
  • Coffee maker
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Pebble Beach - This beachfront restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required.

Long Pavilion - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a sauna and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling on site
  • Golfing on site
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Boat tours on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, Spa qualia. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 16

Special check-in instructions:

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

VIP chaffeur transfers from the airport/marina to the island are arranged for all guests. Guests are asked to contact the property in advance of arrival to schedule check-in/out.

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 72 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children younger than 16 are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests 16 and older are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Caters to adults only
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Minimum guest age is 16
  • No gap period between guest stays

Hotel Names

  • qualia
  • qualia Hamilton Island
  • qualia Hotel
  • qualia Hotel Hamilton Island
  • qualia Resort Hamilton Island
  • qualia Resort
  • qualia Resort
  • qualia Whitsundays
  • qualia Resort Whitsundays

You should know

  • Qualia offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 72 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the resort before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • This is an adults-only property and guests under 16 years old aren't allowed.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Guests may experience noise disturbance due to nearby construction work.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.