A private world of sensory perfection

Hamilton Island, Queensland


Luxury Hotel

Welcome to the private world of sensory perfection in the Whitsundays. qualia (pronounced kwah-lee-ah) in Latin means “a collection of deeper sensory experiences” and situated on the secluded northern-most tip of Hamilton Island surrounded by all the splendour of the Great Barrier Reef. With a relaxed aspect and mesmerising calmness, time seems to stretch forever.

How to get there: Located in the Whitsundays, just off Australia’s east coast mainland and accessible by air or sea. Fly to Hamilton Island from either Melbourne, Sydney, Cairns or Brisbane or travel by ferry from Airlie Beach, perhaps express the ultimate level of freedom in a private Jet or helicopter or take in the views by private boat or ferry.

1 Night
FROM £1278 Per Night

*Price based on Windward Pavilion & includes breakfast. Minimum 2 nights stay.

FROM £1278 Per Night

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qualia offers you the indulgent choice of 60 individual pavilions all boasting stunning postcard views either of the Whitsundays or the spectacular tropical bushland. Distinctly Australian and international in understated style and luxury with natural tones of timber, stone and glass reflecting the serenity of qualia’s Whitsundays locale.


The Executive Chef’s cuisine is inspired by the resorts stunning vistas, creating menus that are light, fresh and healthy. Indulge in contemporary Australian cuisine where the dishes are produce and flavour focused, coupled with European technique and aesthetic to the finest produce served in an approachable and uncomplicated fashion with a drink offering to match. There is something for everyone.


Find peace in your favourite pleasure. Relax in blissful reverie at the spa, workout in the gym with a personal trainer, take a dip in one of the two serene pools, read a book in the library or explore the tropical Whitsundays and Great Barrier Reef, the choice is yours.

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Our Awards

We are very proud that our personal, friendly service and attention to detail has led to us becoming an industry leader in providing tailor-made holidays. We have been recognised throughout the years by winning a number of prestigious awards from within and outside of the travel industry. We won the "Best Operator to Canada" award at the 2017 British Annual Canada Travel Awards for a record 15th time.

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