Places to Stay
ENJOY YOUR STAY AT NINGALOO
Exmouth and Coral Bay offer a variety of accommodation styles to suit all needs. With year round perfect weather and fantastic outdoor activities, the Ningaloo it is the ideal destination for all holiday makers.
HOTEL, MOTEL & LODGE ACCOMMODATION
Exmouth has a variety of clean modern rooms in either twin share, double, triple or family size. Best Western Seabreeze Resort is located at the Harold E Holt Naval Base just 5km from the town site with all facilities on site to make your stay comfortable and entertaining. Ningaloo Lodge is conveniently located within easy walking distance of the shopping precinct, and also offers guests a self catering kitchen and a quiet atmosphere to relax. The Potshot Hotel Resort provides an entertaining and social bistro and pool bar located within the town centre. Ningaloo Novotel Resort is Exmouth's newest accommodation. Offering 1,2 & 3 bedroom apartments.
SELF CONTAINED CHALETS & APARTMENTS
Self contained facilities are essential for large groups and families. Aspen Park Exmouth Cape Holiday Park offer guests a choice of Park Homes, Park Homes with external ensuites and 2 bedroom Homestead Chalets. Ningaloo Caravan & Holiday Resort provides 1, 2 and 3 bedroom chalets, some with spa facilities. The Lighthouse Caravan Park has a variety of Cabins, Bungalows and Chalets some with ocean views and Yardie Homestead Caravan Park provides a quiet setting in Chalets with and without ensuites. The Potshot Hotel caters for families in standard 2 bedroom apartments and also manages deluxe 2 and 3 bedroom self contained apartments located at the Osprey Holiday Apartments. Ningaloo Novotel Resort offers self contained accommodation, with full resort facilities.
Families are well catered for with a large choice of Holiday Homes all conveniently located within the town centre. There are 2, 3 and 4 bedroom houses to provide a home away from home, most with fenced yards and entertaining areas. Exmouth Cape Real Estate and Ray White Real Estate manages many holiday homes between them.
CARAVAN & CAMPING
Four Caravan Parks are located within the area. The Aspen Parks Exmouth Cape Holiday Park and Ningaloo Caravan & Holiday Resortare situated in town both offering shady tent and Caravan Sites. The Lighthouse Caravan Park is located in the tip of the Cape 17km from town and Yardie Homestead Caravan Park once a working Sheep Station is approximately 32 km from Exmouth near the boundary to the Cape Range National Park.
WILDERNESS SAFARI CAMPS
With all of nature at our doorstep more and more people are choosing to get back to basics and participate in a Wilderness Camp Safari. Sal Salis located in the Cape Range National Park overlooking the Ningaloo Reef provides guests with an unique eco experience. Accommodation is provided in either swags under the stars or deluxe safari tents. This overnight tour is also all inclusive of meals and activities. Alternatively Wilderness Island has one day one night Fishing Safaris, Marine Eco Safari or a backpacker special 2 night 2 day . Coral Coast Tours (Coral Bay) also offer an overnight stay at Warroora station and experience the real North West. Perhaps even extend your exploration of Western Australia into Karijini with Graham and his staff.
Why not try something different. As of the 1/4/07 between April - August, Ningaloo Reef Dreaming will be offering you the opportunity to sleep under a million stars on their luxury vessel. Anchored just off Tantabiddi (36km drive from Exmouth), come aboard and drift to sleep with the gentle rocking of the ocean. Ningaloo Whaleshark N Dive offer overnight, 3 days liveaboard and 7 day Montebello Explorer.
Alternatively if diving is what you're interested in, currently Ningaloo Whaleshark N Dive are offering an overnight stay/dive trip. They also offer 3 days liveaboard and 7 day Montebello Explorer. What about the Montebellos - Montebellos Island Safaris offer a 7 day 6 night packer from April through to October departing every Sunday. Through Whaleshark season Ocean Eco Tours and Ningaloo Whaleshark N Dive offer overnight Whaleshark tours. Or maybe surfing is more your thing, then Three Island Marine or Seaforce Charters (Coral Bay) offer overnight surf safaris to various locations on the North West coast. This takes place generally between July - October.
Overnight fishing trips are also conducted by Seaforce Charters and Coral Bay Game Fishing Charters. Locations such as the Montebellos Islands are a favourite.
There are a couple of working stations located just 120km - 200km from Exmouth, the enthusiastic can venture out on an overnight stay. Giralia Station has either the option to stay in the station quarters or splash out and experience a traditional station stay including dinner bed and breakfast in the homestead.
Travelling on a Budget? Exmouth has three backpacker hostels all with neat clean facilities centrally located in town.Excape is conveniently located at the Potshot Hotel with bar facilities on the premises. Dorm twin and double rooms are available. Blue Reef Backpackers is located at the Aspen Exmouth Cape Holiday Park and accommodation varies from dorm, twin and double in onsite park homes.Winston’s is situated at the Ningaloo Caravan & Holiday Resort. Dorm twin and double rooms are available.
For a truly unique experience why not consider staying at the Mackerel Islands. Thevenard Island, Direction Island and Club Thevenard all offer a great base for a fishing, diving holiday or perhaps a romantic getaway. Located off the coast of Onslow, Norwest Airworks provide flights from Learmonth and Karratha to Thevenard Island. Flights between Onslow to Thevenard may also be possible. Montebello Island Safaris operate 7 night 7 day
TRAVELLING WITH DOGS
The Ningaloo Caravan and Holiday Resort and Yardie Homestead Caravan park in Exmouth and the Bayview Caravan park in Coral Bay allow dogs in their camping areas upon managers approval. A bond and dog surcharge may apply with individual accommodation providers.
TRAVELLING WITH CHILDREN
The Exmouth Cape Holiday park and Ningaloo Caravan and holiday resort located in the town have childrens playgrounds onsite. The Exmouth Cape Holiday park have an in ground pool, as do the Ningaloo Caravan and holiday resort, although here the pool features an inbuilt aquarium. The two caravan parks outside the Exmouth townsite, Lighthouse Caravan park and Yardie Homestead both have swimming pools and tennis courts to keep the children happy.
None of the accommodation providers have onsite child minding facilities. There is however a child care centre in Exmouth that may be able to look after your children while you explore the wonders of Exmouth and the Ningaloo Marine Park.