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Important information:

This hotel will be closed from from 1 Nov 2016 to 28 Feb 2017. Reservations can be made now for stays outside of these dates.Berkeley River Lodge is accessible by air only on a light aircraft. Daily flights are available from Darwin or Kununurra. 

A scenic sanctuary in the beautiful wilderness landscapes of the Kimberley

Unique Qualities

  • Secluded, luxury resort can only be reached by seaplane or light aircraft
  • Villas have outdoor bathtubs for starlight bathing
  • Positioned high on the dunes, every villa has sweeping 180˚ views of the spectacular landscape

The hotel in detail

Set between the rugged northern Kimberley coastline and the mouth of the River Berkeley, Berkeley River Lodge offers the chance to discover and explore one of Australia’s most isolated destinations. Guests arrive by seaplane or light aircraft to start the wilderness adventure, while 20 ultra-comfortable villas, a fine dining restaurant, a lap pool and deck overlooking the Timor Sea, provide those special creature comforts.

The stunning private villas at Berkeley River Lodge are perched on a 65-metre high dune, and provide amazing views of the sea or the Berkeley River with its impressive red rock gorges. Large, floor-to-ceiling windows open onto a deck with seating and a daybed from which to take in the views. Relax in the moonlight in your open-air bath and feel truly at one with nature.

Discover the ancient, 350 million-year-old gorges along the river and enjoy a spot of fishing with towering dark orange cliffs as a backdrop. Take a guided walk or four-wheel-drive tour and discover the area’s rich and diverse eco system including mangroves, saltwater crocodiles, sea turtles and sharks. Take a helicopter flight to King George and Mitchell Falls, and then visit some ancient sites with indigenous rock art. Return to Berkeley River Lodge for a relaxing swim before dinner in the restaurant.

  • 20 rooms
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 floor


The rooms


Things to enjoy

Key Features

Air conditioning



Wi-Fi in room

Swimming pool

Airport shuttle

Check in
  • 08:00 AM
Check out
  • 08:30 AM
Hotel Facilities
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
  • Beach
  • Lounge
  • Meeting room
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Restaurant
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in rooms
Room Facilities
  • Air conditioning in room
  • Balcony
  • Bath
  • Bathrobe
  • Desk
  • Disabled facilities in room
  • Full size mirror
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Slippers
  • Tea or coffee facilities
  • Wi-Fi in room
  • Airport shuttle
  • Concierge
  • Travel desk
  • Hiking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Swimming
  • Nature trails 0.5 Km
  • Fishing 1 Km
  • Sailing 1 Km


This hotel has been awarded:

  • Overall Hotel of the Year 2015 - Australian Hotel’s Association National Awards



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