This property is a 6-minute walk from the beach. Located on a tropical island in Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, Fitzroy Island Resort is situated between the beach and the rainforest. Cairns is 45 minutes away by ferry.

All rooms at Fitzroy Resort offer modern amenities including air conditioning and cable TV. Each has a private bathroom with shower, fridge and tea/coffee making facilities.

Guests can relax in the outdoor swimming pool with bar or the in-house movie theater. Paths lead through the rainforest and along the white coral beaches.

The Fitzroy’s sea view restaurant offers island fare cooked with fresh Australian produce. Drinks are available at the swim-up bar.

Snorkeling and kayaking equipment is available for rent. Fitzroy Island is located 18 miles off the coast of Cairns.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Fitzroy Island Resort has been welcoming guests since Aug 16, 2010

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)


Game room

Pool table



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4 reasons to choose Fitzroy Island Resort

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Welcome Bay Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    3,400 feet from property
  • Nudey Beach

    Nudey Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.3 miles from property
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Nudey Beach
    1.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Zephyr Restaurant
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Foxy's Bar & Grill
    0 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain The Summit
    0.7 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Welcome Bay
    0 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Welcome Bay Beach
    3,400 feet
  • Nudey Beach
    1.3 miles
  • Oombunchi Beach
    5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Cairns Airport
    16.7 miles
How to get to Fitzroy Island Resort from Cairns Airport
    Public transportation
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2 Restaurants On Site

    Zephyrs Restaurant

    Food: Seafood, Local

    Foxy's Bar & Grill

    Food: Seafood, Local, Grill/BBQ

Travel Proud

Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Resort Facilities at Fitzroy Island Resort
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
  • Live music/Performance
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Movie nights
  • Beach
  • Water sports facilities on site Additional charge
  • Entertainment staff
  • Snorkeling Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing Additional charge
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table Additional charge
  • Game room
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and costs AUD 5 per 24 hours.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Paid WiFi
  • Convenience store on site
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Visual aids (tactile signs)
  • Visual aids (Braille)
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Fenced pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool bar
  • Pool with view
  • Shallow end
Pool 2 – outdoor (kids) Free!
  • Open all year
  • Suitable for kids
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Chinese
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Fitzroy Island Resort takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 4 are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

4 years old
Crib by request
AUD 15 per child, per night
Extra bed by request
AUD 55 per child, per night
5+ years
Extra bed by request
AUD 55 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos American Express Fitzroy Island Resort accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

This property is located 45 minutes away from Cairns by boat transfer. For scheduled service times, please contact the property. Please note the last service of the day to depart Cairns is at 13:30 and the earliest service to depart the property is at 9:30. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Please note that alcohol is not permitted onto the island. Any alcohol brought onto the island will be held by the Resort until day of departure. Please be aware that due to the resort liquor license, guests must be 18 years or older, or traveling with a parent or legal guardian.

Fitzroy Island Resort reserves the right to pass on the 1.5% credit card surcharge to all credit card transactions.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform Fitzroy Island Resort of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Fitzroy Island Resort

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The prices at Fitzroy Island Resort may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The nearest beach is 1,650 feet from Fitzroy Island Resort.

  • Fitzroy Island Resort offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Snorkeling
    • Ping-pong
    • Canoeing
    • Beachfront
    • Head massage
    • Movie nights
    • Neck massage
    • Beach
    • Entertainment staff
    • Live music/Performance
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Swimming pool
    • Full-body massage
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Foot massage
    • Happy hour
    • Back massage

  • Room options at Fitzroy Island Resort include:

    • Double
    • Family
    • Apartment
    • Twin/Double

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Fitzroy Island Resort by:

    • Taxi 45min

  • Check-in at Fitzroy Island Resort is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Yes, Fitzroy Island Resort is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Fitzroy Island Resort has 5 restaurants:

    • Foxy's Bar & Grill
    • Foxy's Bar & Grill
    • Zephyrs Restaurant
    • Foxy's Bar & Grill
    • Zephyrs Restaurant

  • Fitzroy Island Resort is 350 feet from the center of Fitzroy Island.