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10 Murray Rd Cable Beach, Broome, Western Australia 6726 Australia
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#7 of 18 in Broome
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Kimberley Sands Resort is in a peaceful bush setting just a short stroll from the turquoise blue waters and white sands of iconic Cable Beach and 10 minutes drive from the airport, Chinatown and other Broome attractions. Relax and unwind in our Maxima Pool or in our Meditative Gardens or from your very own balcony or patio from your room. Enjoy a refreshing cocktail and dine in our Sands Restaurant and Bar where your tastebuds will journey through all the cultures of Broome and beyond. The resort also features a guest gym, conference and event rooms and a gift shop. Our 4 star guest rooms offer a comfortable, relaxing and welcoming environment with modern facilities, you can choose from a studio, to a one or two bedroom suite, you will be spoiled for choice. Whether you are seeking relaxation, adventure, business or little of each you will find the Kimberley Sands Resort has everything you need for a memorable stay.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Golf course
Children's television networks
Car park
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Swimming pool toys
Outdoor pool
Saltwater pool
Shallow end in pool
Fence around pool
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Happy hour
Kids' meals
Outdoor dining area
Wine / champagne
Snorkelling
Fishing
Highchairs available
Free airport transportation
Airport transportation
Car hire
Taxi service
Conference facilities
Meeting rooms
Baggage storage
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
First aid kit
Umbrella
Clothes dryer
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
Washing machine
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Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Electric kettle
Cable / satellite TV
Flatscreen TV
Walk-in shower
Room service
Safe
Telephone
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Iron
Tile / marble floor
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Brashi wrote a review 17 May
Menai, Australia92 contributions86 helpful votes
The room was a good size and well laid out with a nice view over the pool area. The resort is in a good location with only a short walk to Cable Beach, restaurants and Divers Tavern. Unfortunately, staff shortages due to Covid are causing some issues. The property would’ve been fantastic a few years ago when it was clean and tidy but at the moment it is in desperate need of an upgrade. The curtains in the room have holes in them from being moth eaten; the timber floors need sanding and coating; the towels are in need of replacing; the pool needs new waterline tiles and coping; they need an electrician to replace the 25% of lights that aren’t working throughout the resort; etc. etc. If this resort gets an update to return it to its former glory we would consider coming back.
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Date of stay: May 2022
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Sandiefran wrote a review 12 May
Baulkham Hills, Australia385 contributions99 helpful votes
The Kimberley Sands Resort, Broome Our group stayed for three nights here in May 2022. Some of us arrived from the airport at 6.30pm, only to find the place in darkness. One of the group had to go to the bar area to find someone to give us our keys. It was very hard to work out the lighting system, which is controlled by small wall panels throughout the room, at night, in the dark, it was a bit hard to find out what was what at first. My room was a lovely surprise, very large, with a king-sized bed, lounge, small desk area with one chair, and a lovely courtyard, with a gate through to the pool - a keypad code is needed to access the gate from the pool. The bathroom was also large, with a walk-in shower, but sometimes even after running the hot water tap for quite a long time in the mornings, the water never got hotter than just over tepid – I hate wasting water. It was hot in the middle of the day. Good amenities were supplied. The hair dryer and a small safe are in the cupboards under the vanity bench. Behind the bedhead is a large cupboard, drawer combination, with the best storage I have seen for a long time. The hangers are not the frustrating hook off type, but proper hangers – what a bonus. The frig and tea/coffee making supplies are in here as well, and there is an ironing board, iron, fly spray as well. The aircon is efficient and there is an overhead fan in the main area. The internet was good, but tended to drop out unexpectedly – but this may be an area problem. The very large pool has excellent access into it, and was sparkling and refreshing on a hot day. Our Continental “breakfast” was included in the group package – it wasn’t open until 8am and is one of the most basic. Two types of cereal, only white bread for toast, marmalade or strawberry jam, basic fruit selection, yoghurt, sometimes one, sometimes two types of cake. Selection of tea bags and a coffee machine. At $25 it certainly did not live up to the “Resort” title. There is really nothing much within walking distance around the Kimberley Sands Resort, however the Broome Explorer bus travels between Cable Beach and Town Beach. For the bus stop to central Broome and Town Beach, turn left and it is on the same side of the road. For the bus to Cable Beach, the stop is a little further down on the other side of the road, near the caravan park. Concession and day passes are available – timetables, maps etc., are available from near reception. As there is no transport in the evenings, last bus returns to Kimberley Sands Resort before 6.30pm, many people shopped
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Date of stay: May 2022
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Sue-Murray wrote a review Jan 2022
Perth, Australia103 contributions54 helpful votes
The Kimberley Sands is clearly a resort in decline since our first visit, when it was branded as the 5 star luxury accommodation known as Pinctada Resort. However, having said that, we’ve had a marvellous holiday. Sure the rooms could do with freshening up but we had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. The resort is struggling with labour shortages like the rest of us during Covid but the staff they do have are doing a great job. They’re all friendly and helpful. Special mention must go to the French chef who has been serving up delicious, high quality food. The only (perplexing) downside was that the restaurant was closed on public holidays (including breakfast service) which was quite an issue over the Christmas/NY peak vacation period. A number of revenue raising opportunities with high profit margins are being missed, such as poolside F & B service during the day and room service. Unfortunately the only option for patrons with money in their pocket was an ice cream and drinks vending machine. Currently the former 5 star resort is now operating around 3.5 stars but as I say, we had a great holiday. Thanks everyone at KS - you’re the glue that’s holding it all together! Best wishes for the coming re-branding. A tip for travellers - the spa is closed so massages at outside outlets need to be booked a couple of weeks in advance, before you come up here.
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Date of stay: January 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Kel H wrote a review Dec 2021
Busselton, Australia18 contributions13 helpful votes
We booked 2 x rooms for Christmas and have just returned. This resort is definitely not 5 star - it would be lucky to be 2 star at best. Even though we flew in on Christmas eve, we were advised that the resort could not feed us at all on Christmas Day. Yes they had lunch and dinner scheduled, but appeared to put local residents before hotel occupants. Of our 5 day stay, the bar/restaurant was only opened on 2 of those afternoons. Our room was only serviced once, and looking at the colour of the bathroom floor mat - not very well. We checked in to no coffee pods or teabags. There was the biggest clump of black hair/sludge in the shower drain......which did not belong to either my husband or myself. Sadly, staff did not seem to care about the service -they were more interested in telling all that would listen that they were not being paid penalty rates (perhaps that equates to the service they were providing). This will definitely be a holiday we will never forget - unfortunately not for the good memories We spent nearly $3000 on 2 rooms, and we were not the only disappointed people staying there.
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Date of stay: December 2021
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Jeremy C wrote a review Nov 2021
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Stayed at this hotel and whilst there, observed a large amount of green algae in the swimming pool. Reported to GM who advised they will be changing maintenance routine as a result. Apparently chemical levels are checked by Clark Pools and Shire of Broome?
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Date of stay: November 2021
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PRICE RANGE
USD 168 - USD 385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
AustraliaWestern AustraliaKimberley RegionBroome
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Kimberley Sands Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Kimberley Sands Resort?
Nearby attractions include Cable Beach (0.5 km), Buddha Sanctuary (1.1 km), and Willie Creek Pearls Cable Beach Showroom (0.6 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Kimberley Sands Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Kimberley Sands Resort?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at Kimberley Sands Resort?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Kimberley Sands Resort?
Yes, free parking and a parking garage are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Kimberley Sands Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Bali Hai Cafe and Restaurant, Cichetti Club, and The Zookeepers Store.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Kimberley Sands Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Does Kimberley Sands Resort have airport transportation?
Yes, Kimberley Sands Resort offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Kimberley Sands Resort?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Does Kimberley Sands Resort offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to meeting rooms and conference facilities during their stay.
Is Kimberley Sands Resort accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and facilities for disabled guests. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.