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Luxury Waterfront Hotels in Australia & The South Pacific
Pier One Sydney Harbour

Pier One Sydney Harbour

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Pier One Sydney Harbour Autograph Collection, features unique Federation-style architecture blended with contemporary chic. Nestled...

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Blanket Bay

Blanket Bay

Glenorchy Otago, New Zealand

Nestled amidst rugged snow capped peaks of the Southern Alps on the shores of Lake Wakatipu is New Zealand’s finest Lodge –...

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Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort and Spa

Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort and Spa

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Perhaps only once in a lifetime do we get the chance to fully realize our dreams. Pity. It doesn't have to be that way. There's...

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Sheraton Mirage Resort And Spa

Sheraton Mirage Resort And Spa

Gold Coast, Australia

Nestled between the blue Pacific Ocean and the calm Southport Broadwater, Sheraton Mirage Resort & Spa is an oasis of rare luxury....

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Westin Denarau Island Resort

The beautiful beachfront Denarau Island Resort is renowned for its traditional Fijian environment. Guests will be mesmerized by...

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Hilton Auckland

Hilton Auckland

Auckland, New Zealand

Unwind at Hilton Auckland hotel and admire stunning ocean views 300 meters out to sea. Positioned within Auckland’s city center,...

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Four Seasons Sydney

Four Seasons Sydney

Sydney, Australia

Welcome to Four Seasons Hotel Sydney. Stunningly situated overlooking Sydney Harbour in the historic Rocks district, a short walk...

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Shangri-La Hotel The Marina Cairns

The hotel encompasses 255 spacious guest rooms and suites offering Cairns' most spectacular views of the Marlin Marina, tranquil...

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Shangri-La Hotel Sydney

Shangri-La Hotel Sydney

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

The Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney is the city's leading deluxe hotel. Located in the historic Rocks district between the Sydney Opera...

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The Langham Sydney

The Langham Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Voted one of the Top 100 Hotels in the World, experience the elegance and luxurious hospitality of the Langham, Sydney, renowned...

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Bora Bora Lagoon Resort and Spa

Bora Bora Lagoon Resort and Spa

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Bora Bora Lagoon Resort & Spa is not currently open and not taking any reservations for the future. The resort hopes to reopen...

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Palazzo Versace

Palazzo Versace

Gold Coast, Australia

Creating choice and trends in fashion and home style is Donatella Versace's passion. To extend the signature label into a landmark...

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InterContinental Resort Moorea

InterContinental Resort Moorea

Moorea, French Polynesia

InterContinental Moorea Resort & Spa is nestled between mountains and a lagoon on a stunning French Polynesian island. The resort...

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InterContinental Sydney

InterContinental Sydney

Sydney, Australia

Built on the site of the first Government House, InterContinental Sydney is distinguished by the façade of the Treasury Building...

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Hotel Bora Bora

Hotel Bora Bora

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Hotel Bora Bora remains closed for reconstruction and is not accepting reservations. We will update our site when we have more...

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Le Meridien Bora Bora

Le Meridien Bora Bora

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Le Meridien Bora Bora is located on a Polynesian islet, surrounded by a turquoise lagoon. It offers guests luxurious over-water...

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Le Meridien Tahiti

Le Meridien Tahiti

Tahiti, French Polynesia

Le Meridien Tahiti, situated on the beachfront in the Punaauia region, offers 138 lagoon view bedrooms and suites with stunning...

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Eichardts Private Hotel

Eichardts Private Hotel

Queenstown, New Zealand

Eichardt's opulent suites invite guests to soak up a sense of quiet before exploring one of the world's truly remarkable locations....

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The Westin Resort Guam

The Westin Resort Guam

Tumon, Guam, United States

Overlooking the sparkling turquoise waters of Tumon Bay, The Westin Resort, Guam offers guests an escape to paradise. Situated...

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Lake Taupo Lodge

Lake Taupo Lodge

Taupo, Acacia Bay, New Zealand

This award winning lodge is a designer's delight, inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright, it is set within magnificent landscaped gardens...

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Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort

Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

At the Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort you can discover the sparkling magic of the lagoon, admire the awe-inspiring Mount Otemanu...

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Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Islands Resort

The award-winning, five-star Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Islands Resort is one of the most renowned vacation destinations in the...

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InterContinental Resort Tahiti

InterContinental Resort Tahiti

Papeete, French Polynesia

The InterContinental Resort Tahiti is the premier international Resort of Tahiti, The main island of French Polynesia, situated...

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InterContinental Thalasso Spa Bora Bora

InterContinental Thalasso Spa Bora Bora

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Located on Motu Piti Aau ('Two hearts' in Tahitian), InterContinental Resort and Thalasso-Spa Bora Bora is the newest Five Star...

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InterContinental Wellington

InterContinental Wellington

Wellington, New Zealand

InterContinental Wellington is the only Internationally branded 5 star service hotel in New Zealands capital and just 8 kilometres...

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Bloomfield Lodge

Bloomfield Lodge

Cairns, QLD, Australia

As one of Australia's most exclusive luxury retreats and a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Bloomfield guarantees nothing...

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Kauri Cliffs

Kauri Cliffs

Northland, New Zealand

Set on 6,000 acres near Matauri Bay, Northland, The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs affords spectacular 180-degree views of the Pacific...

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The Farm at Cape Kidnappers

The Farm at Cape Kidnappers

Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

Set atop 6,000 rolling acres of pasture land, The Farm encompasses terrain which is reminiscent of Montana but plunges 800 feet...

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Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora

Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

On this mystical island with its necklace of white-fringed coral islets, Four Seasons elevates the excitement to redefine South...

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Sofitel Moorea la Ora Beach Resort

Sofitel Moorea la Ora Beach Resort

Moorea, Maharepa, French Polynesia

Sofitel Moorea la Ora Beach Resort is settled on the edge of a magnificent lagoon, with views over the island of Tahiti. The resort,...

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Sofitel Bora Bora Marara Beach and Private Island

Sofitel Bora Bora Marara Beach and Private Island occupies an island all of its own. Along with magnificent views of Bora Bora...

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Shangri-La

Shangri-La's Fijian Resort and Spa

Cuvu, Sigatoka, Fiji Islands

An enchanting tropical gem on the private Yanuca Island, Shangri-La's Fijian Resort and Spa offers vacationers and families an...

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The Henry Jones Art Hotel

The Henry Jones Art Hotel

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

The Henry Jones is Australia's first and only dedicated art hotel. The Henry Jones presents an environment where people can appreciate...

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InterContinental Le Moana Bora Bora

InterContinental Le Moana Bora Bora

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

The Resort is located to the south side of the main island, at the famous Matira Point. Matira Point is formed by two white sand...

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Ovolo Woolloomooloo

Ovolo Woolloomooloo

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Formerly the BLUE Sydney, Ovolo Woolloomooloo is a modern contemporary hotel of 100 rooms, situated on the Wharf at Woolloomooloo....

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Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

Cairns, Australia

The Pullman Reef Hotel Casino is ideally located in Cairns City. Ideal for all the holiday needs, it is set amongst numerous shops...

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Fiordland Lodge

Fiordland Lodge

Te Anau, New Zealand

Set in a World Heritage Area, Fiordland Lodge offers the discerning traveller comfort and privacy. The elegance and splendor...

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Classic Luxury
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InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort and Spa

Captivating design, world-class dining and authentic Fijian hospitality and experiences combine to create one of the most magnificent...

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Quay Grand Suites Sydney

Quay Grand Suites Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Located on the edge of bustling Circular Quay, in the heart of Sydney, the Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour features the most...

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Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa

Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa

Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia

The beautifully revitalized Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa is a unique destination providing five star facilities, coupled...

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The Wakaya Club and Spa

The Wakaya Club and Spa

Suva, Fiji Islands

The Wakaya Club & Spa is a luxury private island resort unlike any other in the world. This serene retreat in Fiji offers gracious...

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One&Only Hayman Island

One&Only Hayman Island

Hayman Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia

One&Only Hayman Island, located in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, presents astonishing natural beauty, restorative peace,...

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Crown Metropol Perth

Crown Metropol Perth

Perth, WA, Australia

The Crown Metropol in Perth features an unparalleled luxury hotel experience with modern and unmistakably stylish accommodations....

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Laucala Island Resort

Laucala Island Resort

Laucala Island, Fiji

A private island refuge in the South Pacific, Laucala unites dramatic rain forest-laced landscapes and white sandy beaches with...

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Royal Davui Island Resort

Royal Davui Island Resort is an exclusive adults-only sanctuary situated in Fiji's spectacular Beqa Lagoon offering a level of...

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Southern Ocean Lodge

Southern Ocean Lodge

Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

Southern Ocean Lodge is Australia’s first true luxury lodge, offering a unique and exclusive travel experience on Kangaroo Island...

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Sheraton Tokoriki Island Resort and Spa

Welcome to Sheraton Resort & Spa, Tokoriki Island, Fiji, set on a beautiful tropical island in the idyllic Mamanuca group where...

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Nanuku

Nanuku

Pacific Harbour, Fiji

Nanuku's villas allow guests to fall to sleep to the sound of waves lapping the shore and wake to a chorus of birds at sunrise....

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The Brando

The Brando

Tetiaroa, French Polynesia

The Brando is a unique luxury resort on French Polynesia's breathtakingly beautiful atoll of Tetiaroa. It sits on one of a dozen...

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Lizard Island Resort

Lizard Island Resort

Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia

Lizard Island Resort on Lizard Island is the northern-most resort located directly on the Great Barrier Reef, with 24 powdery-white...

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Jonah

Jonah's Whale Beach

Whale Beach, NSW, Australia

Perched on the cliffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Jonah's Whale Beach is an 11-room luxury property. Offering a private setting...

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PARKROYAL Darling Harbour

PARKROYAL Darling Harbour

Sydney, Australia

Located on the city-side of Darling Harbour, the Hotel offers premium accommodation within minutes of the city’s most popular...

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Naviti Resort

Naviti Resort

Korolevu, Fiji

In keeping with the nature of the resort, all of our 220 air-conditioned guest rooms, suites and villas at The Naviti Resort are...

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Legends Resort Moorea

Moorea, French Polynesia

The Legends Resort Moorea is set in a majestic landscape that spreads across 17 acres of tropical fruit trees and flowers, the...

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Radisson Resort Fiji Denarau Island is the proud recipient of the Earth Check Bronze Benchmarked Certificate. Experience the timeless...

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Retreat to the natural paradise of the Hilton Fiji Beach Resort and Spa and soak up some sun on the 1.5 kilometres of pristine...

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Daydream Island Resort And Spa

Whitsundays, QL, Australia

Daydream Island has a tropical climate and is located within the Whitsunday Islands group located on the North Eastern coast of...

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