If you’ve never made it to the Coral Coast, we can’t think of a reason why you shouldn’t book a week (or three) off, pack your swimmers and snorkel, and head out into the crystal clear waters. of Exmouth.
You’ll have to be ready to tick off some really big items on your bucket list – snorkeling with turtles, swimming with whale sharks, spotting humpback whales – this part of the world is just amazing.
From true outback Australian blue stays to something a little more contemporary and glamorous, we’ve rounded up the best accommodation in and around Exmouth.
Resorts and eco-retreats
Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef
Perched on Ningaloo Reef East Sal Salis, an eco-friendly luxury beach camp with wild tents offering breathtaking views of the surrounding bush and the Indian Ocean. With only 15 eco-friendly tents on site, this is bush luxury at its finest.
Exmouth Escape Resort
Stay in the heart of Exxy with self-catering apartments at Exmouth Escape Station. If you’re tired of wading through the warm waters of the Indian Ocean and snorkeling and hunting turtles, you can relax by the resort’s pool with a drink in hand.
Manta rays is the premium option if you’re looking for something a little more upscale while visiting this truly stunning part of the world. Grab a cocktail, head to the pool and take in those spectacular ocean views.
Luxury pod glamping
Book yourself into a campsite and the guys behind it glamping facility will get you ready to go in their comfortable and stylish pop-top trailer. With everything provided, all you need to do is swing in, jump in and enjoy the ride.
Luxury vacation homes
27 Kestrel Square
What we really love about it lodge is the outdoor entertaining area – stunning pool, deck, lounge chairs, an epic BBQ area and its own jetty – it’s the perfect place for a group to gather, relax and unwind around a bevvie or two.
32 Corella Court
You’ll wake up feeling great sipping your coffee on the upstairs balcony and gazing out over the marina from this indulgent vacation residence. There is direct access to the canals with your own jetty and private jetty, just in case you have a huge boat. The pool is pretty good too.
Sit back with a G&T and watch incredible sunsets from the deck knowing you’ve reserved an epic place for your crew to rest their heads in this ridiculously beautiful part of the world. A swimming pool, your own jetty and plenty of space to relax – this square he has got everything.
20 Madaffari Drive
Outdoor shower, swimming pool, canal view, cinema room and outdoor kitchen – what else could you need? Spend your days snorkeling in the crystal clear waters of the Cape Range National Park and settle in for nights of rest and relaxation on this gorgeous vacation residence.
Campsites and station stays
RAC Exmouth Cape Holiday Park
A road trip to the Coral Coast is something that should be on your bucket list. Hop on Exxy, explore the city and settle into the RAC fleet. There are loads of affordable sites for camping and caravanning as well as cabins and cabins, so you’re literally set, whatever your style.
Outside Exmouth, at the entrance to the Cape Range National Park, is the Yardie Farm. There are campsites, cabins, cabins and shearers’ quarters surrounded by rugged ranges and an impressive coastline where you can explore an underwater paradise.
Giralia Station Stay
Just over an hour from Exxy, you can escape the masses and settle in for some wilderness camping away from the farm or enjoy on-site amenities at one of the from the station bush camps. There is also a cottage and economy rooms for the less adventurous.
If you are looking for an authentic stay in the hinterland, Bullara tick all the boxes. The cattle work station offers bush camping and cabin options, with communal fire pits, camp kitchens, wood-burning barbecues and showers under the stars.
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