Great Keppel Island Resort

Great Keppel Island Resort is closed for extensive rebuilding and refurbishment. The Resort's reopening date will be advised closer to the conclusion of the renovation.

For more accommodation at Great Keppel Island visit the Great Keppel Island Holiday Village

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Great! Fun At Great Keppel Island, the emphasis is on nothing but fun for the length of your memorable stay. One of the main philosophies here is to deliver "more fun for free".

Great Keppel Resort offers free activities are available across 17 breath-taking sandy beaches, and the staff pride themselves on the fun and relaxation guests obtain from the resorts facilities.

From whichever perspective you look at it, Great Keppel Island Resort is an adventurous, fun packed holiday.


Kayaks, Catamarans, Windsurfing, Tennis, Touch Football, Ultimate Frisbee, Windsurfing, Bocce Ball, Golf, Gymnasium, Bush Treks.Basketball, Beach Cricket, Beach Soccer, Basket Ball, Beach Volley Ball, Snorkelling, Squash, Sailing, Surf Kayaka, Table Tennis, Golf. Just to name a few.

At Great Keppel there is plenty of optional activities available at additional cost and can be organised once you arrive on the island. These out-of-the-ordinary experiences include scuba diving introduction and full PADI training courses, tandem sky diving for the not so faint hearted, sunset camel treks along the beach and private windsurfing or sailing lessons.

Why not be adventurous and try parasailing, waterskiing and wake boarding, all available for the novice through to the accomplished. Or cruise the island waters on one of the sailing and snorkeling adventures. Have fun taking out a sea kayak or be cast away on a secluded beach with a picnic hamper on one of our mystery picnics! And no trip would be complete without a sunset cruise on board the luxury catamaran.


What makes Great Keppel Island Resort .... Great! The island is over 1,400 hectares in size, 90% is natural bush land; Day long water playground - unlike many other islands where low tide leaves you high and dry; 17 Sandy beaches - offering white sand and crystal clear water; Swim all year round! Average temperature is 25 degrees; It's a comfortable one day drive from Brisbane (71/2 hours); Activities available to enjoy; Five freshwater pools and two spas; Three styles of accommodation to choose from, suiting all budgets.


Resort Facilities: Great! Keppel Island Resort Facilities include:

  • Keppel's Restaurant
  • Reef Takeaway
  • Keppel’s Convenience Store
  • Peanut Pool Bar
  • Sunset Cocktail Lounge and Bar
  • Wreck Bar and Night Club
  • Gecko Kids Club (3-12 years
  • Island Boutique
  • Function Rooms
  • 5 Swimming Pools
  • Interconnecting Rooms Available
  • Conference facilities catering for 180 delegates


Great Keppel Island Resort offers three grades of accommodation, all with queen size bed, ceiling fan, private facilities, balcony / patio, television clock radio, fridge and tea / coffee facilities. Check-in 2:00pm, Check-out 10:00am.

Garden Room

Situated in a garden setting central to all of our facilities, quality accommodation is available for those watching their holiday budget. Bedding configuration is 1 Queen, 2 Queen, or 1 Queen and 2 Single., these rooms are a stone's throw from resort facilities. Choose a garden room to experience a tropical breakaway that won’t break the budget!

Beachfront Rooms

Ideally located at the heart of Resort facilities, located either side of Keppel’s Restaurant have direct access to the northern and southern ends of Fisherman’s Beach complete with stunning views. Accommodation bedding configuration is 1 Queen, 2 Queen, or 1 Queen and 2 Single.

Hillside Villas

Indulge yourself and holiday in these split level villas located on the surrounding hilltops. Ideal for those who are after a little relaxation or couples chasing a romantic getaway. Enjoy ocean or garden vistas, and an oasis style pool with swim up bar and lazy lounges. All rooms and villas feature generous balconies, built-in wardrobes, private bathrooms, refrigerator, air conditioning, ceiling fans, tea and coffee making facilities.

Located in an elevated, quiet area behind the resort, these deluxe split level villas have commanding views of the resort, coastline and neighbouring islands.