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“Heaven on earth”
Review of Whitehaven Beach

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Owner description: Uninhabited Whitsunday Island is home to this beautiful beach, one of the world's most spectacular.
Reviewed May 8, 2014

This place is the place of your dreams. Never seen anything like it, so beautiful! All the different colours of blue in the ocean, and the pure white of the beach. Just amazing. I'd recommend it to everyone!

Date of experience: June 2013
10  Thank Anne B
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Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

Visited white haven beach yesterday on a two night tour with power play cataraman. While the white haven beach is pretty that's about all there is to say. There aren't any shops, restaurants, bars or even toilets on the beach so very limited. Nice but overall disappointed with whitsundays the other islands were less pretty and just green with trees in comparisons to all the other islands in Queensland offering far more!

7  Thank ANNIEWILKS100
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Reviewed April 28, 2014

i've seen pictures, but it's nothing compared to standing there and seeing one of the most amazing places in this world!
i can only recommend getting on a sailboat and sailing the whitsundays, stopping at whitehaven beach. it's definately been one of the most memorable stops during my trip on the east coast of Australia

Date of experience: February 2014
5  Thank Nicole C
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Reviewed April 26, 2014

No matter where I've travelled, Whitehaven Beach is definitely one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Stingers are present in the waters mainly in the summer months so light stinger suits are advisable for swimming.
Winter months are most spectacular, sailing or boating anywhere at any time in the Whitsundays automatically creates a feeling of serenity and tranquillity. Blue Pearl Bay is located on the north-western side of Hayman Island and has good protection from all winds except north-westerlies. Watching the sunset from here in the afternoon is a most spectacular end to a day on the water. There are many places to snorkel or dive and the abundance of coral and marine life is amazing, even in a metre of water off the beach. .
I return many times to this tropical paradise and from the minute I arrive the worries of the day melt away to a calmness that is so revitalising and nourishing to the soul.

Date of experience: June 2013
2  Thank Leigh C
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Reviewed April 23, 2014

What can I add that hasn't been said about this magnificent beach, regularly in the world's top beaches and deservedly so. The sand so fine and white,the water clear clean and of beautiful colours and the area so tranquil. And there are kilometres of it. If the chance comes and you are in the region, don't miss it. Best when the stingers are not around and one can swim in normal gear, but great for just walking along the beach and marvelling at the colours of the water

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank Donald H
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