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Explore Group - Hamilton Star Dining

| Hamilton Island Marina, 4803, Australia
+61 7 4946 9664
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Amazing views - fun staff - delectable food!

This vessel should be listed on Tripadvisor under restaurants as well because it was by only... read more

Reviewed today
Sally P
Afternoon sightseeing cruise short on information/commentary

We did the afternoon sightseeing cruise on the M V Hamilton star at Hamilton island. Boat was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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For a dining experience like no other, step aboard M.V. Hamilton Star and indulge all of your senses. Relax with a cocktail and appetisers, watch the shoreline slip by and marvel at a Whitsundays sunset during a leisurely cruise to a secluded bay. While at anchor, you'll be treated to the culinary creations from the Hamilton Star's gourmet galley - a sumptuous three-course dinner prepared fresh on board. Top off your experience with a nightcap whilst experiencing the magic of the Whitsundays from any of our outdoor areas aboard the M.V Hamilton Star...
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dinner cruise” (36 reviews)
“denison star” (64 reviews)
“top deck” (18 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
| Hamilton Island Marina, 4803, Australia
+61 7 4946 9664
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Reviewed today

This vessel should be listed on Tripadvisor under restaurants as well because it was by only looking for a tour that we discovered it. From as soon as we stepped on board we were welcomed by staff who looked and behaved like they loved where...More

Thank Sally P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We did the afternoon sightseeing cruise on the M V Hamilton star at Hamilton island. Boat was lovely, lunch and snacks menu good with the food being very nice. Staff friendly. Great music selection. The whales were a bonus. A huge opportunity for improvement is...More

Thank Aussiegirls50
Reviewed yesterday

There were four of us, 2 couples celebrating 40 years of marriage so we wanted to do something special and chose this cruise. Leaving the Hamilton Island Marina were were welcomed with drinks and nibbles and then went up onto the top deck to watch...More

Thank Debra A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was by far one of the best meals we had in Australia! The cruise started out with a cocktail and a few appetizers, and we saw a couple whales while watching the sunset from the top deck for the first hour or so. We...More

Thank Chanjian
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the lunch tour and it was wonderful. Food was great and staff very helpful and courteous. Very enjoyable.

Thank John R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A dear friend booked this cruise for my husband and I for my birthday. From the moment we stepped on board we were blown away. Welcome cocktails and apertisers and a view to die for. We even saw whales. The 3 course meal that followed...More

1  Thank Jodie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A perfect ending to a perfect day on Hamilton Island. From the moment we stepped on boards, enjoying a cocktail and canapés on top deck watching the fabulous sunset, to dining on magnificent food, the staff were exceptional, the captain very welcoming, I can highly...More

1  Thank Aus-traveller09
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For our last night in Hamilton Island, we booked the sunset dinner cruise. From the moment we stepped on board, anything was first class. Beautifully fresh oysters were followed by prawns and an Asian pulled pork delicacy (all before we were even shown to our...More

1  Thank Peter V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This trip was the highlight of our holiday. Every detail was perfect from the moment we arrived and received a champagne, to our embarking the ship. The food and service was 5 star, the chefs did an incredible job. We were a group of 4...More

1  Thank Jan D
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

we arrived on hamilton island in beautiful sunny conditions and immediately thought of a barrier reef tour. the staff at the desk were quite helpful and suggested we wait a couple of days as the weather was still going to be ok . the day...More

Thank Pete K
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Questions & Answers
10 November 2016|
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Response from David R | Property representative |
Hi there, Explore offer options for most dietary requirements, if you're booking online we recommend you give our office a call (07) 4946 9664, and they will be able to list your requirements for the night. If you can make... More
8 April 2016|
Response from David R | Property representative |
Hi there - apologies but due to the nature of the sunset cruise we do not cater for children under 8 yrs. We offer a two hour sightseeing cruise Tues/Thurs/Sat/Sunday for children of all ages including infants David
23 February 2016|
Response from David R | Property representative |
Cruise duration is between 3 to 4 hours and bookings can be made by calling us on 07-49469664 or emailing us but Trip Advisor don't not permit me providing our email address or website in our reply