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Broome Bird Observatory ACCOMMODATION

Location: Broome Bird Observatory, Crab Creek Road, Broome WA 6725, Australia

Broome Bird Observatory is located on the north shore of Roebuck Bay, shorebird capital of Australia and one of the world's great bird-watching destinations.
We are a not-for-profit organisation for research, education and recreational bird-watching.

Join one of our tours and experience Broome's amazing birdlife - we offer 1hr, 2.5hr and full-day tours to Roebuck Bay and beyond. For tour information and booking click here

Stay overnight in our basic but comfortable air-con rooms, or camp in our bush campground ($15 per adult per night, children 8-12 years $7.50, under 8s free)

Take a short walk down to the beach or explore the trails around the BBO grounds.

Join us for Bird Log every evening - share your observations and hear what other birds and animals have been seen around the area.

Learn about research based at the BBO - visitors are welcome to participate in our regular mud-sampling and shorebird banding activities.

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Description

We offer a variety of accommodation including a self-contained cottage and basic single, double and family units in the accommodation block. Our small campground provides a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of Broome caravan parks. Amenities include toilets, hot showers, BBQ area, and our “Shadehouse”. The Shadehouse is a fully-equipped bush kitchen/dining shelter with a large gas stove, several refrigerators, and plenty of seating. It also provides excellent views of our birdbaths, which can be enjoyed at any time of day. Linen is provided, but you will need to bring your own towel. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate pets.

Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bunk Beds
  • BYO Food & Drinks
  • Communal Bathroom
  • Communal Kitchen
  • Freezer
  • Linen Provided
  • No Pets
  • Outdoor Activities
  • Private Fridge
  • Shared BBQ
  • Unpowered Sites
  • Annotated Bird List
  • Bushwalking Trails
  • Carpark
  • Communal Fridge
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Groups Welcome
  • Native Bush
  • Non Smoking Indoors
  • Private Bathroom
  • Self contained
  • Shared Outdoor Dining/Alfresco Area

Directions:

The turn off to the Broome Bird Observatory is 9km out of Broome, opposite the Cape Leveque turn off (look out for the tiny blue sign saying Bird Observatory). From there it is 15km along Crab Creek Road. The road is unsealed and the use of 4WD vehicles is recommended.

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Bunk Room

Our basic units include bed(s), desk and chair, closet, and floor fan. Air conditioning is provided in all rooms. Guests in the unit accommodation share toilet, shower, and kitchen/dining facilities with the campground guests.

One bunk bed (two singles) and is an excellent budget option for two friends; shared toilet/shower and kitchen facilities. bedding provided bring your own towel.

Rate: $60 per night (two-person bunk bed)

Room Configuration: Dorm Style
Max # of Persons: 2

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Campsite - unpowered

Sleep under starry skies in our quiet un-powered campground. We welcome tents and trailers/caravans. However, because of the small size of, and narrow access to, the campground, it can be difficult to manoeuver caravans longer than 16 feet into our campsites.

Rate: $18 per adult per night, and children aged 8-12 years old are $9/night (children under 8 free)

Unpowered sites in a bush setting. Toilet and shower blocks with hot water are nearby. Fully-equipped camp kitchen and dining area.
Children 8-12 yrs $7.50 per night; under 8s free.

Room Configuration: Un-Powered Site
Max # of Persons: 1

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Chalet

The Chalet was donated to the BBO by Lord McAlpine from the Cable Beach Club in 1988. It is a fully self-contained, rustic cottage with two bedrooms (each with two single beds), a living/kitchen area, and bathroom with shower and toilet. The kitchen is fully equipped with a refrigerator, gas stove and oven, and all basic cooking and serving implements. The chalet comfortably sleeps four adults, and an additional two can be accommodated on the fold-out sofa.

Air-conditioning units are fitted in both bedrooms, and the main living area is equipped with a ceiling fan. The chalet is a fully self-contained

Rate: $140 per night for the first 2 people, plus $20 per additional person. 2 night stay minimum.

Two beds rooms with two single beds each, plus fold out sofa bed in main room; self-contained with kitchen and en-suite. Bedding provided but bring your own towels.

Room Configuration: 2 bedroom
Max # of Persons: 6

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Double Room

Our basic units include bed(s), desk and chair, closet, and floor fan. Air conditioning is provided in all rooms. Guests in the unit accommodation share toilet, shower, and kitchen/dining facilities with the campground guests.

Provides roomy accommodation for couples in one queen-size bed.

Rate: $85 per night (double bed)

one queen bed; shared toilet/shower and kitchen facilities. Bedding provided but bring your own towels.

Room Configuration: 1 Bedroom
Max # of Persons: 2

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Family Room

Our basic units include bed(s), desk and chair, closet, and floor fan. Air conditioning is provided in all rooms. Guests in the unit accommodation share toilet, shower, and kitchen/dining facilities with the campground guests.

Includes a queen-size bed and a bunk bed (two singles). It is the perfect accommodation for a family with children or for a small group of budget travellers.

Rate: $85 per night (double bed with a two-person bunk bed)

one queen bed and one bunk bed; shared toilet/shower and kitchen facilities. Bedding provided but bring your own towels.

Room Configuration: 1 Bedroom
Max # of Persons: 4

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Single Room

Our basic units include bed(s), desk and chair, closet, and floor fan. Air conditioning is provided in all rooms. Guests in the unit accommodation share toilet, shower, and kitchen/dining facilities with the campground guests.

One single bed; shared toilet/shower and kitchen facilities. Bedding provided but bring your own towels (four available) include one single bed for independent travellers or group travellers seeking the privacy of their own room.

Rate: $45 per night (sleeps one person)

Room Configuration: 1 Bedroom
Max # of Persons: 1

Cancellation Policy

Full refunds available for cancellations made 30 days or more prior to booked date of arrival. No refunds available for cancellations made less than 30 days prior to booked date of arrival.