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Broome Bird Observatory

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
17 May 2018
“Nigel was a great bird guide”
11 Nov 2017
“Little slice of eco-heaven”
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
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Location and contact
Crab Creek Road, Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
12.4 km to Broome Airport
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We did this as a self booked option from our cruise ship. Nigel was our guide for just the two of us and he was very knowledgeable and took us places a bus could not reach. Saw awesome birds and other wildlife and ended up...More

Thank Peggy P
Response from Broome B, Manager at Broome Bird ObservatoryResponded 19 May 2018

Hi Peggy P, Thank you very much for your kind review - it was a pleasure taking you both out, and we're glad you were able to experience more of Broome than most can during their short cruise stops. Kind regards, the Wardens.

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Broome Bird Observatory over the July school holidays, due to the lack of 2 bedroom accommodation in Broome over this time. We were pleasantly surprised by the absolute natural beauty of this place and the tranquility of the surroundings. We stayed...More

Thank Roamingfambam
Response from Broome B, Manager at Broome Bird ObservatoryResponded 14 November 2017

Hi Roamingfambam, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are glad your family enjoyed their stay, and happy to hear the kids enjoyed our trails and beaches! Kind regards, The Wardens

Reviewed 9 July 2017

My wife and I spent three days at BBO last month, doing three tours and spending time wandering their excellent walking tracks. We saw well over a 100 species including a few lifers for us, and the scenery was breathtaking. We really appreciated the hospitality...More

Thank RandJOAK
Response from Broome B, Manager at Broome Bird ObservatoryResponded 12 July 2017

Dear RandJOAK, Thank you for your review - we are thrilled to hear you were able to see over 100 bird species in such a short time, and enjoyed your experience with us! Best wishes, BBO staff

Reviewed 14 April 2017

This has to be by far the best place in Australia to see, and find out about, the migratory waders that gather in Roebuck Bay prior to migration to the northern hemisphere. The accommodation is basic - run by voluntary contributions, with the focus on...More

1  Thank kennethblack2017
Response from Broome B, Manager at Broome Bird ObservatoryResponded 16 April 2017

Hi Ken, Thank you very much for your review. We are very glad to hear you enjoyed the recent Wave the Waders Goodbye course at the BBO. Kind regards, Nigel.

Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Broome Bird Observatory as my 9 year old daughter who loves birdwatching wanted to stay there for her birthday. The camp hosts were very friendly and the bush camp site was lovely. The amenities were very interesting full of frogs and...More

1  Thank Julie G
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USD 46 - USD 117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Australia > Western Australia > Kimberley Region > Broome
Also Known As
Broome Bird Observatory Western Australia
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