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Hamilton Island Watersports

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Address: Front Street, 4803, Australia
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+61 7 4946 9934
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$141.01*
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Whitehaven Beach and Hamilton Island Cruise
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$97.93*
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Whitsunday Islands Hopper Pass
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$344.70*
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2-Day Great Barrier Reef Reefsleep Experience

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Loads of fun!!!

We took the Reef Ryder to Chalkies & Whitehaven Beach, what a wonderful day and the most beautiful, pristine beach. Good fun snorkelling out there too. Special thanks to Sam & Rob... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
mjallen64
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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47 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Reef Ryder to Chalkies & Whitehaven Beach, what a wonderful day and the most beautiful, pristine beach. Good fun snorkelling out there too. Special thanks to Sam & Rob who were so kind to our daughter when she needed some extra care.

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Thank mjallen64
Melinda H, Guest Relations Manager at Hamilton Island Watersports, responded to this review

I'll pass on your thanks to the boys! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your "2 in 1" tour with us. Thank you for taking the time to review. Kind Regards The Watersports Team More 

Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service, manned by friendly young Aussies up for a chat. Pricing was on the higher side but its Hamiton island so i dont know what else you'd expect.

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Thank Mitchell T
Melinda H, Guest Relations Manager at Hamilton Island Watersports, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! Kind Regards The Watersports Team More 

Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Skipper Paul and guide Rosie were fantastic. Made everyone feel welcomed and catered to the varying needs. Strong winds early in the morning and Paul modified the schedule so we would have the best possible snorkling experience. Whitehaven Beach was beautiful and Hill Inlet was amazing. Seen a mother Dugong with her calf, Sea Turtles, Stingrays and plenty of Coral... More 

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Thank Nicole C
Melinda H, Public Relations Manager at Hamilton Island Watersports, responded to this review

It's great to hear that your experience on the "full day", "Whitsunday Explorer", was exactly what we aim to offer! I'll pass on your comments to Paul and Rosie! They really are a great team! Thank you for your review and we'll see you next time. Kind Regards The Watersports Team More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a half day trip to Chalkies and Whitehaven Beaches in a private speed boat. Highly recommended. Snorkeling was fantastic-swam with a turtle!

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Thank Ritchie G
Melinda H, Public Relations Manager at Hamilton Island Watersports, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your "2 in 1" snorkelling and Whitehaven trip. We are glad you enjoyed it. Kind Regards The Watersports Team More 

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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very well qualified and reliable skipper. It was blowing 25 knots and we had a range of people from 2 year olds to 88 year olds. Skipper did very well and get us to Whitehaven in tough conditions comfortably. Highly recommend

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Thank Will B
Melinda H, Public Relations Manager at Hamilton Island Watersports, responded to this review

It's good to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. Albeit we can't control the weather, we do have great skippers and alway try to keep the guests as comfortable as possible in all sorts of conditions. Thankyou fir your review. Kind Regards The Watersports Team More 

Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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24 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a half day tour with Hamilton Island watersports today, and was very pleased. We headed out initially to chalkies beach but given we had a small group we then moved around the corner to a more secluded spot to go snorkeling. The reef was good and there were plenty of fish to check out, as well as a... More 

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Thank Dallas B
Melinda H, Guest Relations Manager at Hamilton Island Watersports, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to write such a lengthy review. We are very happy to hear that your time spent on the "Reef Ryder", was all that you had hoped for! Kind Regards The Watersports Team More 

Adelaide, Australia
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66 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the Reef Ryder half day trip to Chalkies and Whitehaven beaches. Highly recommend it, especially if you want to do some snorkelling. We actually saw more fish and got closer to the coral than at the Great Barrier Reef! They take you snorkelling at chalkies and then it's just a 5 minute boat ride to beautiful Whitehaven... More 

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Thank Just_Been_Travelling
Melinda H, Guest Relations Manager at Hamilton Island Watersports, responded to this review

Thavkyou for your review. Kind Regards The Watersports Team More 

Kiama, Australia
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good clean boat, suitable for 10 but would be crowded, we only had eight. The weather (wind) wasn't all that great, but the crew did try to find some spots and some fish were caught. Would think about the weather when booking again and would lean towards a morning outing rather than afternoon.

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Thank Jamberoo01
Melinda H, Public Relations Manager at Hamilton Island Watersports, responded to this review

Unfortunately this tour is not run by our company! We run the "Predator Sports Fishing Charters" But on behalf of Renegade, thanks for your review! Kind Regards The Watersports Team More 

2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

plenty of excitement and thrills. Not for the faint hearted. My six year old grandson went on it and described it as äwesome

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Thank Lynette C
Melinda H, Public Relations Manager at Hamilton Island Watersports, responded to this review

Thankyou for reviewing "the Jetryder", its great to hear that all ages enjoy the thrills of the ride! Kind Regards The Watersports Team More 

Hobart, Australia
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132 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great equipment and really helpful and friendly staff that can give advice on tides, weather ect to make sure you have the best experience.

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Thank TasApril
Melinda H, Public Relations Manager at Hamilton Island Watersports, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review! Kind Regards The Watersports Team More 

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