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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

This was our third visit to Hayman, first since the hotel was renovated, and what a make over, love everything about the place, hotel, island, decor and esp the launch ( luxury ) boat , we stayed in a pool access room which is always good with a nice view, can't wait to stay again 5 *****

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Guenter G, General Manager at One&Only Hayman Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. I am very glad to hear that the resort exceeded all of your expectations and we look forward to welcoming you back to the island again soon for another visit. If you’d like to contact me directly, please feel free to do so by emailing general.manager@oneandonlyhaymanisland.com.

Reviewed 2 April 2015

It is hard to get to - but worth it! I thought I had been to. a five star before this - I was wrong. From being picked up via a luxury yacht to the various excursions -this report was pretty awesome. The Kids Club was neat -our nine year told daughter had fun while we went on a day...

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Guenter G, General Manager at One&Only Hayman Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. It is wonderful to hear that you had an exceptional stay with us and that your daughter was impressed with the KidsOnly facilities. I look forward to welcoming you and your family again very soon. If you’d like to contact me directly, please feel free to do so by emailing general.manager@oneandonlyhaymanisland.com.

Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

Too many chiefs not enough Indians 5 restaurants .....no Only ever two open any night Meals too dear Wines too dear Bottled water $10 too dear Service around pool... No Railing in pool to help exit pool...no Clean floor in pacific restaurant...no

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Guenter G, General Manager at One&Only Hayman Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. I would very much appreciate the opportunity to speak with you directly in regards to your recent stay with us, if you could kindly email me at general.manager@oneandonlyhaymanisland.com.

Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

We have spend 3 days at the resort and it is hard to review because on one hand it is complete luxury, perfect location, nice rooms, good food, perfect amenities but for the amount of money we paid we also expect exceptional service and this is lacking on every field. The staff is not well trained and has no clue...

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Guenter G, General Manager at One&Only Hayman Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is disappointing to hear of your concerns regarding recent stay with us. I would appreciate the opportunity to speak with you, if you could please email me at general.manager@oneandonlyhaymanisland.com.

Sydney
Reviewed 30 March 2015

My wife & I agreed on One & Only Hayman Island to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. We treated ourselves to a one bedroom pool suite and were greatly impressed. From the time you hand over your baggage tickets at Hamilton Island Airport you are completely pampered. The luxury launch transfer with champagne, canapes and spectacular views is a fitting...

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Guenter G, General Manager at One&Only Hayman Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your amazing feedback. From your yacht arrival to dining experiences, it is great to hear that you had such a memorable time celebrating your anniversary at the resort. Looking forward to welcoming you back. If you’d like to contact me directly, please feel free to do so by emailing general.manager@oneandonlyhaymanisland.com.

Coolangatta, Australia
Reviewed 29 March 2015

My husband and I have just celebrated our 30th Wedding Anniversary at One&Only Hayman Island and we were totally blown away by the experience. The location of this resort is sublime and from the moment you arrive on Hamilton Island and are met by the friendly Joseph who escorts you on to the Hayman launch, you know you are in...

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Guenter G, General Manager at One&Only Hayman Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your superb review. I am very glad to hear that the resort exceeded all of your expectations and you enjoyed celebrating your anniversary with us. I look forward to welcoming you back to paradise again soon. If you’d like to contact me directly, please feel free to do so by emailing general.manager@oneandonlyhaymanisland.com.

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 27 March 2015

The One & Only resort is situated on Hayman Island, which is the most northerly island of the Whitsundays. The island is private and, apart from the resort and a few private properties, is a nature reserve and protected. The One & Only group purchased the island relatively recently and has spent significant time and effort in renovating and improving...

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Guenter G, General Manager at One&Only Hayman Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. It is disappointing to hear that your recent stay with us was less than perfect. I would appreciate the opportunity to speak with you directly, if you could please email me at general.manager@oneandonlyhaymanisland.com.

Au
Reviewed 27 March 2015

My husband and I stayed at One & Only Hayman Island and our stay was exceptional. The staff are exceptional, with a helpful and can do attitude. I would recommend a trip to the outer reef. The weather is absolutely beautiful this time of the year the water was so clear and the temperature is perfect.

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Guenter G, General Manager at One&Only Hayman Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. It is wonderful to hear that you had an exceptional stay with us and were impressed by our friendly staff. I look forward to welcoming you again very soon. If you’d like to contact me directly, please feel free to do so by emailing general.manager@oneandonlyhaymanisland.com.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 March 2015

I recently booked a spontaneous four night trip to Hayman Island while traveling around Australia with my girlfriend. Given the price I was more than a little anxious when I read some of the negative reviews. Having returned from my stay I can empathise with said reviews, but it's such a beautiful place that I'd visit again regardless. My girlfriend...

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Guenter G, General Manager at One&Only Hayman Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your comprehensive review. It is great to hear that your stay with us was the highlight of your recent trip to Australia. I appreciate all of your feedback and am happy you had the opportunity to experience the beauty of our private island resort. I hope to welcome you again shortly. If you’d like to contact me...

Lakewood, California
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Sensational destination! Idyllic setting, wonderful service. Loved it all. We went to celebrate a special birthday and we were not disappointed. It was particularly nice when their little boat dropped us off at an island with snorkel gear, beach chairs, water and a phone to call them when we wanted to be picked up. It was heaven!

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Guenter G, General Manager at One&Only Hayman Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. I am very happy to hear that your enjoyed your island snorkelling excursion, it truly is a wonderful way to spend the afternoon in paradise. I look forward to welcoming you again very soon. If you’d like to contact me directly, please feel free to do so by emailing general.manager@oneandonlyhaymanisland.com.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One&Only Hayman Island, in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef presents astonishing natural beauty, restorative peace, indulgence and adventure. Australia's iconic private island resort is located off the coast of Queensland, nestled at the northernmost point of the Whitsunday archipelago, beyond verdant cliffs reaching into endless sky. Within this private island resort, stylish elegance reflects the harmony of nature with beautifully appointed accommodation set against the backdrop of the Coral Sea. Discover endless opportunities to delight the senses in a place where the beauty of nature inspires each day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about One&Only Hayman Island

Address: | Hayman Island Great Barrier Reef, 4801, Australia (Formerly Hayman Great Barrier Reef)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Whitsunday Islands > Hayman Island
Price Range: ₹ 34,307 - ₹ 1,00,209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — One&Only Hayman Island 5*
Number of rooms: 160
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Also Known As:
Hayman Great Barrier Reef Hotel Hayman Island
Hayman Island Hotel
One&Only Hayman Island Great Barrier Reef
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“our room was on the 3rd floor, great views”
 of 5 bubbles KesFrequentTraveller, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We loved our room on the second floor of the Hayman Wing.”
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“For an unforgettable experience book a room opening up onto the pool”
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“Hard to go past a pool suite. The ones on the second and third floors have fabulous views over the pool to the ocean.”
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“The higher floors of the Hayman wing have beautiful views of the ocean and Hook Island.”
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