Kimberley Coast, Australia
This new luxury boutique lodge is set atop a sand dune overlooking the Berkeley River and Timor Sea in Western Australia’s Kimberley Region. Berkeley River Lodge is the height of luxury and combines contemporary architecture, sophistication and breathtaking scenery. Getting there is half the adventure as it can only be reached by seaplane or light aircraft.
Offering superb service, mouthwatering gourmet cuisine and excellent facilities including a restaurant and swimming pool, Berkeley River Lodge will appeal to couples and honeymooners seeking a remote and indulgent outback experience in a spectacular setting.
The lodge provides 20 spacious and ultra-stylish seaside villas positioned along the sand dune for maximum privacy. Each one comes with floor-to-ceiling windows and verandahs with 180-degree views across the sea. A huge open-air stone bath is made for relaxing in as you sip a glass of champagne under the stars.
An array of activities is on offer to suit all tastes and abilities including fishing expeditions, hiking, river cruises and 4WD tours, and your days can be as action-packed or as relaxed as you wish. A scenic helicopter flight above the Kimberleys is not to be missed.
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Berkeley River Lodge Information
- Location and getting there:
The lodge is located on the north Kimberley Coast in Western Australia. It is only accessible by a 1-hour light aircraft or seaplane flight from Kununurra or from Darwin.
The lodge comprises 20 40-sqm villas, each featuring a king-size bed with sumptuous linen, contemporary décor, wooden floors, an open air bathroom with freestanding bath and shower, and all-modern amenities.
As well as an array of different fishing experiences including Heli-fishing, river, beach and estuary fishing and also boat fishing, there spectacular waterfalls and river gorges to discover, guided walks, wilderness picnics, 4WD beach or bush tours, or a scenic helicopter flight to King George and Mitchell Falls.
Although children are welcome at the lodge, it is more suited to adults because of its remote location and grown-up feel.