Northern Territory, Australia
Situated on the banks of the Katherine River in Nitmiluk National Park in Australia’s Northern Territory, this luxury boutique lodge makes an ideal base from which to explore the awe-inspiring Nitmiluk Gorge and its ancient landscape.
Cicada Lodge offers a unique blend of traditional indigenous design and sophisticated Australian style and features modern architecture and décor. Facilities include an outdoor pool, a restaurant and a bar. It is located 300 km from Darwin and 32 km from Katherine town centre.
Offering impeccable service and superb facilities, Cicada Lodge will appeal to discerning travellers seeking a unique and authentic wilderness experience in a stunning setting. Children are welcome but there are no specific facilities for them.
The eco-lodge provides 18 spacious and elegant rooms that open onto private balconies that look out across the gorge. Each room features contemporary décor, stylish furnishings and artwork from local artists. An interconnecting suite is available.
Dining at the lodge is a culinary adventure and the restaurant showcases the best of contemporary Australian cuisine. The Chef’s Table is a highlight as guests can sample dishes that are truly unique to the region.
Cicada Lodge offers a wealth of unique tours to enable travellers to understand and appreciate the indigenous culture and history of the area and the Jawoyn people. Fly by helicopter to remote locations where you can swim in waterfalls; be dropped at the top of the Gorge system so you can canoe down; or discover rock art sites. After a tiring day, relax by the pool or in the privacy of your room as you admire the views.
Cicada Lodge Information
- Location: 300km south of Darwin along the Stuart Highway and 32km from Katherine town centre
- Accommodation: 18 rooms
- Facilities: An outdoor pool, restaurant: The Chef’s Table, bar & lounge
- Activities: Helicopter adventure flights, canoeing, rock art & culture excursions
- Weather: From May until October
- Children: Welcome
- Price Guide: From USD 450 per room (twinshare)