Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort

Lady Elliot Island , Lady Elliot Island QLD 4224

Aerial image of Lady Elliot Island - Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort

Aerial image of Lady Elliot Island

Lady Elliot Island is a coral cay located on the southern tip of Australia's iconic Great Barrier Reef, 80kms north-east of Bundaberg, just north of Fraser Island. The Island is situated within a highly protected Green Zone of the Marine National Park and is a sanctuary for over 1,200 species of marine life. Lady Elliot Island is regarded as one of the best snorkelling and diving locations on the Great Barrier Reef and is renowned for its healthy coral reef and incredible marine life including turtles, manta rays, reef sharks and the entire cast of Finding Nemo.

They operate a small unpretentious 41 room Eco Resort on Lady Elliot Island which strives to provide guests with a genuine eco-tourism experience. Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort offers a range of comfortable accommodation options, with each suite, unit and cabin designed to minimise impact on the Island while enriching guests experience of the seasonal wildlife. In keeping with the natural, eco-friendly lifestyle there are no telephones, television or radios and all rooms are fan-cooled. The main goal is to provide guests with life changing moments and world class experiences through natural encounters both above and below the water.

Guests can enjoy a day-trip or stay for a few days to explore this incredible marine eco-system. Scenic flights to Lady Elliot Island depart daily from the Gold Coast, Brisbane (Redcliffe), Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast and Bundaberg.

Please note: Flights MUST be booked in conjunction with accommodation


  • Cafe
  • Conference Facilities
  • Library
  • Low Rise (2 Floors or Less)
  • Pool
  • Restaurant - On Premises
  • Resort
  • Resort Shop
  • Pay Wi-Fi

Reception Hours:

07.30am to 8.00pm from Monday to Friday. 08.00am to 8.00pm on Saturday. 08.00am to 4.00pm on Sunday.

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Check In/Out Info:

For After Hours (to pick-up keys) - please see below regarding Key Safe instructions if clients arrive after hours.

1. Enter the resort through the rear entrance.
2. The key safe is situated in the entry foyer, in front of the elevator.
3. The key safe number is 308. Press the numbers accordingly and turn the leaver.
4. Your key will have your name and apartment number on it. There may be other keys in the safe, please leave these undisturbed and simply close the door and re-set the code.
After Hours Phone:04 5860 5600

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Credit Cards Accepted:

All major credit cards are accepted.
An account will be set up at check-in with a credit card imprint. This account can be settled upon check out using Credit Cards, Cash or EFTPOS. AMEX incurs a 3% surcharge and there are no cash withdrawals.

Disabled Facilities:

Disabled facilities are limited on Lady Elliot Island. As most of the Islands walkways consist of crushed coral, wheelchair access is limited. We do have a disabled shower and toilet facility on the Island as well as limited wheelchair access, please contact our Reservations Team regarding any special needs.

Childrens Facilities:

Babysitting is available subject to staff availability, please advise when booking. Charges apply, payable direct.
Reef Rangers Kids Club:Reef Rangers Kids Club currently operates each afternoon during Queensland and New South Wales public school holidays. Session times are scheduled for 1:30pm to 3:30pm, however, these times are subject to change so please check our Daily Activities board or enquire at Reception once on the Island.
Eligible age group:5-12 years inclusive.

Driving Info:

Located on the southern tip of the Great Barrier Reef makes Lady Elliot Island easily accessible for visitors to South-East Queensland.

Bundaberg - Airport parking is located directly in front of the terminal building. Secure Parking is available. See check in staff on arrival.

Hervey Bay Airport - Security parking is available at Hervey Bay Car Storage, 7 Kruger Crt Urangan.

Brisbane (Redcliffe) departures - Parking is available at the Redcliffe Airstrip. There is no secure parking. The pilot will meet you at the amenities block. Check-in 30 minutes prior to departure.

Gold Coast departures - The Lady Elliot Island/Seair Pacific hangar is located on Lores Bonney Circuit, Coolangatta. Street parking is available at the Seair Hangar.

Transfer Info:

The island has its own airstrip and offer scenic flight transfers from Bundaberg (approx. 30mins), Hervey Bay (approx. 40mins), Brisbane (Redcliffe, approx. 80mins) and the Gold Coast (approx. 100mins). There is no boat access to Lady Elliot Island due to its remote location, distance and time it would take to travel by boat to the outer edge of the outer southern Great Barrier Reef.

Please Note:
-Flight transfers to/from Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort must be booked at the time of the accommodation booking.
-Names and ages of passenger are required at time of booking due to weight requirements on aircraft.
-Please provide contact mobile number for passengers travelling due to reconfirmation of flights.
-Transfer confirmation required to confirm accommodation..

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