Fitzroy Island is a tropical paradise of rainforest and beaches within the calm sheltered waters of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Located only 29 km off the coast of Cairns, the Island is a listed National Park that has long been enjoyed by the Cairns locals along with visitors from all over the world.
Just 45 minutes by boat, Fitzroy Island Resort is an affordable 4.5 star resort that offers a range of exquisite accommodation (99 rooms) including Ocean Suites (with kitchenette), Resort Studios and Beach Cabins. Each style of holiday accommodation at Fitzroy Island Resort features air conditioning and ceiling fans, bathroom with shower facilities, direct dial telephones, tea and coffee making facilities and servicing daily. All island accommodation boasts designer-made leather furnishings, décor that features rich colours, gold embossed drapes and natural tiles and timbers. All guest suites and cabins at Fitzroy Island Resort are designed for comfort and functionality while not compromising on chic style and sophistication.
The resort facilities include a contemporary restaurant, large pool with swim up bar, games room, indoor movie theatre, resort general store, Foxy’s Bar and dive shop.
Only 100 metres from the resort is Foxy’s Bar, the island’s own beer garden, the perfect place to unwind with a cool drink, play pool and overlook “Welcome Bay”. Foxy’s Bar is a great place to unwind and enjoy a cold drink with live entertainment every Saturday afternoon. The bar operates daily from 9:30am to 4:30pm.
Zephyr Restaurant offers exquisite Australian cuisine, created with care by world class chefs using only the freshest and finest seasonal produce. Zephyr Restaurant is ocean facing, boasting a romantic alfresco area overlooking the calm waters of the Coral Ocean. Zephyr is open daily for breakfast and dinner. Breakfast is served from 7am to 9am, pre-dinner drinks begin at 5pm and dinner starts at 6pm.
Activities include a water trampoline, kayaking, snorkelling, paddle boarding and exploring the islands walking trails ranging from an easy walk through the secret garden rainforest or a challenging hike up to the summit – great for taking photos of the magnificent view! Enjoy our complimentary fish feeding twice daily on the Fitzroy Island jetty and the complimentary daily movie screenings in our 50 seat movie theatre.
Fitzroy Island Resort offers guests the opportunity to intimately discover the magic of the Great Barrier Reef. The turquoise ocean waters offer a tantalizing invitation to explore their mysterious depths which are alive with vibrant corals and marine life. The emeralds of the ancient tropical rainforest are remarkable, home to a great population of forest birds, butterflies and the white sulphur-crested cockatoos.
Ferry access is provided by the Fitzroy Island Fast Cat departing Cairns daily at 8am, 11am and 1:30pm and returning to Cairns from Fitzroy daily at 9:30am, 12.15pm and 5pm. Ensure that you check-in 30 minutes before departure time. Times are subject to change.
Fitzroy Island will create memories to last a lifetime.
Stay Longer & Save
- Stay a minimum of 2 nights and save 10%
- Stay a minimum of 3 nights and save 15%
- Stay a minimum of 4 nights and save 20%
- Stay a minimum of 5 nights and save 25%
- Resort Studio – sleeps up to 2 guests
- Island Suite – sleeps up to 4 guests
Daily rates do change so please check room types to get the best savings.