Experience the romance of sailing on a hand-crafted tall ship with it’s rich timber interiors giving the spacious vessel an old world charm. Fully air-conditioned with nine private cabins Alexander Stewart is ideal for couples or twin share. With sailing the Whitsundays being a bucket list experience here are five reasons why we think you should choose Alexander Stewart for your Whitsunday getaway!


  1. Instagram moments are endless on on Alexander Stewart.

Alexander Stewart in herself is an incredibly instagrammable vessel. With beautiful timber finishing’s, red sails and a shiny paint job she is a dream boat to photograph. Couple this with the picturesque island setting and blue coral sea for a background. Then add in sunsets, sunrises, starry nights, coral reefs and Whitehaven Beach. You are guaranteed to give your friends  FOMO from your Instagram stories and posts!

  1. It’s an incredibly affordable trip

With a high standard of accommodation and delicious meals freshly prepared you will not sacrifice on comfort or quality on what we think is an incredibly affordable trip. Don’t believe us? Here’s the maths;

2 x day trips around the Whitsunday Islands with all activities included

4 x freshly prepared meals (and snacks!)

1 x accommodation for a night in a comfortable timber cabin

and did we mention the views are to die for?



  1. Uncrowded bliss at all the best spots

Enjoy Whitehaven Beach before the day trippers arrive! Then, while the day boats are at Whitehaven enjoy the best snorkel spots without any crowds or other boats around – winning!

  1. Tick off the bucket list item of sailing a tall ship

The Whitsundays is a sailing destination and there is not better boat to sail on then a one of a kind timber Tall Ship!


  1. Wake up and fall asleep in paradise.

Enjoy a drink while you watch the sun dip below the horizon casting golden hour light over the island paradise of the Whitsundays. Then after dinner lay on the deck and watch the stars twinkle without the light pollution of the mainland. Finally, wake up in paradise and enjoy a coffee on listening to the gentle lap of the ocean against the side of the hull – have we convinced you yet?

Oh wait! We forgot to mention the turtles, dolphins, coral and seasonal Humpback Whales and Mantarays!

Find out more about overnighting on Alexander Stewart  here.