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Goombaragin Eco Retreat is located in the Kimberley Region of Western Australia. It is owned and managed by a husband and wife team John and Kathleen McLennan. The exclusive coastal retreat offers limited self-contained accommodations. Each of the accommodations are positioned on a clifftop with gorgeous coastal and ocean views of Pender Bay on the Dampier Peninsula, 2.5 Hours drive north of Broome. Choose from self-contained eco tents and eco chalet, all with their own open plan en-suites. There are many things to do and see whilst at Goombaragin from great swimming, snorkelling, private pockets of beaches, fishing. Sunrises and sunsets, reef exploration at low tide to star gazing from your own bedrooms or simply tune into nature around you. Enjoy the panoramic ocean views from Aalin's Lookout and see the annual migration of the humpback whales and many other marine animals such as dolphins, turtles, manta rays and much more. Enjoy bliss and serenity and the ever changing colours of this coastal landscape with the setting sun. This exclusive small business prides itself with ensuring every guests are welcomed to the property with a full orientation of the surrounds including that one on one experience of sharing information and stories about the journey of this eco retreat.
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Smoking rooms available
Refrigerator in room
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Full view
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Broome Airport151 km
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We spent the night at Goombaragin Eco Retreat for a celebration trip. Not only was the scenery out of this world, the assistance from John and Jan (caretakers) was amazing. They made sure we had everything we needed and felt comfortable in our surroundings. Although we camped, we
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We had a wonderful stay in the eco tent. The view from our tent was stunning and we could even watch the sunrise from our bed! The tent was well kept and very clean and good quality towels and linen were provided. The outdoor shower is beautiful. Such a great stay to get back to
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Spent 4 nights camping here at one of the 2 private campsites and had a fantastic time. The scenery, beach and environs are just so nice and we really had a relaxed time. Hosts John and Kathleen are terrific and we did so enjoy their hospitality around the communal fire, learning
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Wonderful stay in the eco tent. All the amenities we needed in a secluded and private spot, but with the benefit of a nightly campfire gathering with our hosts in the evening for good conversation. The road in is OK - it takes 30 minutes to get from the retreat to the bitumen o
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Response from Goombaragin, Owner at Goombaragin Eco Retreat
Responded 5 Oct. 2017
Dear Shirley P, thank you for your lovely feedback on your stay here with us at Goombaragin. We are glad that you both enjoyed staying in the eco tent and our facilities especially the evening campfire. It is a nice little set up where all are welcomed and happy that you both came and shared your stories as well. The eco tent sure do boasts amazing coastal views of Pender Bay and being self-contained with own ensuite makes it that extra special knowing you have your own amenities. We wish you well for the remainder of your journey and that you both will arrive home safely with many memories to share with your family and friends. Our warm regards, John and Kathleen McLennan.
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I'm reluctant to share the beauty and tranquility of this magical place lest it becomes so popular that we can't get a booking next year. Gorgeous hosts Kathleen and John have created a private gem on this rugged, largely private section of theDampier peninsula. The views from th
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Response from Goombaragin, Owner at Goombaragin Eco Retreat
Responded 5 Oct. 2017
Hi Leanne M, thank you for your kind feedback on your stay here with us. It is good to know that our guests not only enjoy their stay here with us but also that they are quite satisfied with our familities and location. We sure do have a special place and we enjoy sharing it with our guests/visitors. We pride ourselves with minimising waste and a low carbon footprint, and so our solar system is quiet impressive with lots of power for everyone to enjoy including the design of our accommodations to fit into and blend with its narural surrounds. Yes, we too love watching the twinkling stars at night and there's so many of them especially on a no moon time. Glad you enjoy your stay here and the ebach walks and the many delights right from your bedroom. Its incredible, the view and so magical we reckon too. We wish you well and we hope that we will be able to find a date for your next booking where you both can come and stay with us again. All the best, John and Kathleen McLennan
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Shower with gorgeous coastal views of Goombaragin Eco Retreat at Pender Bay's coastline.
view from eco-tent
sunset goombaragin
Goombaragin cliff top view
our Goombaragin view in 2008 was as striking in 2013
"all are cliff top with a beautiful view of Pender Bay"
"Ask for Eco tent one."
"The eco chalet is superb but the tents look equally as good."
"check wed site for details"
"tent 1 is most secluded and private"
AustraliaWestern AustraliaKimberley RegionDampier Peninsula
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