Hotels in Green Island: Just 27 km across the Coral Sea from Cairns, the eco-sensitive Green Island Resort is luxury on the Great Barrier Reef. Romance, indulgence and adventure awaits on this tropical island paradise. With just 46 suites nestled amongst the rainforest and secluded from the day visitor facilities, Green Island Resort offers a unique blend of stylish and luxurious accommodation, first class service and unparalleled access to the Great Barrier Reef. Your stay can be as relaxing or as active as you choose. Experience the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef on your doorstep with scuba diving and snorkelling, indulge in rejuvenating massage treatments in the Day Spa, or simply relax on a deck chair on the soft coral sand beach or by the private pool.