Broome Info

Often referred to as the pearl of North West Australia, Broome is WA's (Western Australia) coastal gateway to the magnificent wilderness region of the Kimberley. It's also home to the world-famous white sands of Cable Beach, making it one of the State's most popular holiday resorts.

Cruise from Broome to explore the hidden gems the Kimberley has to offer.

Some of the highlights of Broome include: Cable Beach Sunsets, Sun Pictures the oldest operating outdoor picture gardens in Australia, cultural Chinatown featuring a range of Pearl showrooms, side walk cafes, the historic Japanese cemetery and so much more.

From March to October witness a breathtaking natural phenomenon known as Staircase to the Moon. Dates and times for 2014 are as follows:

2014 Staircase Dates (Broome)

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

17th at 6.22pm

16th at 6.28pm

15th at 6.00pm

13th at 5.41pm

13th at 6.31pm

12th at 7.21pm

11th at 8.03pm

9th at 6.44pm

18th at 7.03pm

17th at 7.17pm

16th at 6.56pm

14th at 6.43pm

14th at 7.35pm

9th at 6.02pm

 

10th at 7.43pm

19th at 7.46pm

18th at 8.10pm

17th at 7.56pm

15th at 7.46pm

11th at 6.18pm

10th at 7.03pm

 

 

Accommodation

A popular tourist destination town, Broome offers many unique accommodation options from self contained apartments, exclusive resorts and a selection of bed & breakfasts. For guests who travel to Broome during our peak months between June to August, we strongly recommend booking your accommodation in advance.

Broome - Hotel Accommodation

Mercure Inn Continental (3 star)

(08) 9195 5900
h1817@accor.com
www.mercure.com/gb/hotel-1817-mercure-broome
The newly refurbished Mercure Inn Continental Broome is surrounded by the sparkling blue waters of Roebuck Bay, situated only 1 km from the airport and the heart of town, making it the perfect location from which to explore the beach and the shops and cafe in Chinatown.

The Mangrove Resort Hotel (4 star)

(08) 9192 1303
reservations@mangrovehotel.com.au
www.mangrovehotel.com.au
The Mangrove Resort Hotel is idyllically set amongst lush tropical gardens, boasting stunning views over Roebuck Bay and situated within a short walking distance from Chinatown.They offer a range of rooms and have something for everyone, ranging from Executive rooms to Premier Suites. Your visit may coincide with the magical Stairway to the Moon, a beautiful natural phenomenon best viewed from The Mangrove Resort.

The Oaks (4 star)

(08) 9192 9500
broome@theoaksgroup.com.au
www.theoaksgroup.com.au
Set in picturesque Roebuck Bay, contemporary, well appointed hotel rooms and apartments feature balconies or large decks overlooking the pools or our tropical landscaped gardens.

Broome - Self Contained Accommodation

Bayside Holiday Apartments (3 star)

(08) 9195 5200
stay@baysideholidayapartments.com.au
www.bha.broomeaccommodation.com.au
With only 12 ground floor apartments Bayside is ideal for visitors wanting to avoid the hubbub of a busy resort. With an ample pool and plenty of greenery its suits our guests who want a bit more peace and quiet with a per night cost that won't break the budget.

Captains By The Bay (4 star)

(08) 9194 3000
reservations@captainsbroome.com.au
www.captainsbroome.com.au
Captains By The Bay is located in Old Broome within walking distance of galleries, restaurants, the Broome Markets, pearl shops, boutiques, Sun Pictures (world's oldest outdoor cinema), the Pearling Lugger Museum, Town Beach and lots more.

Moonlight Bay Suites (4 star)

(08) 9195 5200
stay@moonlightbaysuites.com.au
www.mlb.broomeaccommodation.com.au
Moonlight Bay is centrally located, within walking distance of the Chinatown shopping precinct and adjacent to our award winning brewery/Cafe - Matso's Broome Brewery. Providing spectacular uninterrupted views over Roebuck Bay, they offer both one and two bedroom accommodation.

Cable Beach - Hotel Accommodation

Bali Hai Resort & Spa

(08) 9191 3100
reception@balihairesort.com
www.balihairesort.com
Indulge yourself at one of the most exotic and unique places to stay in Cable Beach. Set amongst lush tropical gardens, Bali Hai Resort &Spa reflects a strong Asian influence in both furnishings and design, including outdoor private bathrooms and courtyards.

Cable Beach Club Resort (5 star)

(08) 9192 0400
info@cablebeachclub.com
www.cablebeachclub.com
The award winning Cable Beach Club Resort &Spa is the only resort overlooking Broome's iconic Cable Beach. A tropical oasis, The Resort is a 26 acre haven set amongst tranquil gardens and featuring a range of accommodation options, from "Broome Style" villas, bungalows and studio rooms to the unabashed opulence of the Price-Jones, Nolan and Durack suites.

Pinctada Cable Beach (5 star)

(08) 9193 8340
stay@pinctada.com.au
www.pinctada.com.au
Set in tranquil grounds, the design of this intimate 72 room resort wraps the symmetrical Maxima Pool with its spa nooks, cascading water feature and 25m lap lane. Each graciously sized guest room has been designed to capture light and the Indian Ocean breeze, reflecting the freedom, space and colours of the famous pearling town of Broome. Featuring king size beds with fine linen, a private balcony or terrace, spacious bathrooms, polished hardwood floors, intelligent lighting and air conditioning, overhead fan, flow through ventilation.

Cable Beach - Self Contained Accommodation

The Billi Private Villa Accommodation

(+61 8) 9192 1711
stay@thebilli.com.au
www.thebilli.com.au
Brand new Affordable, Unique and Private 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom villa style self contained accommodation with raised timber walkways throughout the resort, open spaces and tropical gardens, private entertaining decks, resort style pool and plenty of car parking.. All villas have access to a stunning central pool area with day beds set amongst the expansive gardens and adjoined by meandering wooden walkways. Perfect for couples, families and small groups located near Cable Beach.

Blue Seas Resort (5 star)

(08) 9192 0999
info@blueseasresort.com.au
www.blueseasresort.com.au
Blue Seas is located within a short walk from Cable Beach, bars and restaurants. Set in tropical gardens, all 44 one bedroom luxury self contained apartments can sleep up to four adults in comfort, each with a queen bed and two single sofa lounges. Fully appointed in teak furniture, each with their own private balcony or verandah.

Seashells Resort (4 star)

(08) 9192 6111
broome@seashells.com.au
www.seashells.com.au
Seashells Resort Broome features a wide choice of 4.5 star AAA rated apartments and bungalows, which are both inviting and thoughtfully designed. Located just 300 metres from Cable Beach our deluxe apartments and bungalows are nestled on 4 acres of lush tropical gardens.

The Pearle of Cable Beach (5 star)

(08) 9194 0900
info@thepearle.com.au
www.thepearle.com.au
Stunning guest rooms and private pavilion cocooned in a tropical oasis. Very spacious &quite, great for couples sharing or a family travelling. Close to Cable Beach and 10 km from Chinatown.

Bed and Breakfasts

Bay House Bed & Breakfast

(08) 9192 2529
stay@thebayhouse.net.au
www.thebayhouse.net.au
With spectacular views of Roebuck Bay, The Bay House Bed &Breakfast is the perfect location to base yourself whilst in Broome. Only a short stroll to Chinatown, fabulous restaurants/bars, Town Beach and just five minutes by car to Cable Beach.

Demco Bed & Breakfast

(08) 9192 6688
evewilliams@westnet.com.au
www.demcobnb.com.au
Set in Broome's most prestigious suburb, walk in from your own private entrance to your fully air conditioned apartment with private bathroom and lounge. Relax in the morning with a choice of continental or fully cooked gourmet breakfast. 3 minute walk to Town Beach.

Reflections B&B

9192 6610
www.reflectionsbnb.com.au
Bed & breakfast with unique views and a relaxing atmosphere. Look out at the ever changing scenes on the Bay while you enjoy a gourmet breakfast. Rooms have TV, fan and aircon. and OWN bathroom. Own fridge in shared sitting room/mini kitchen.

Caravan Parks

Broome Caravan Park
(08) 9192 1776
broomecp@wn.com.au

Broome Vacation Village
(08) 9192 1057
Broomevillage@iinet.net.au
www.broomevillage.com.au

Cable Beach Caravan Park
(08) 9192 2066

Roebuck Bay Caravan Park
(08) 9192 1366
roebuckbaycp@broome.wn.com.au

Tarangau Caravan Park
(08) 9193 5084
Taranau@tpg.com.au

Tours

For guests who have a few days either side of their cruise in Broome we recommend you take part in various sightseeing tours such as the famous Willie Creek Pearl Farm tour, a sunset hovercraft tour, enjoy a camel ride at Broome's famous Cable Beach or join a 4WD tour to experience Cape Leveque, Windjana Gorge or Tunnel Creek.

Willie Creek Pearl Farm & Town Tour

(08) 9192 0000
www.williecreekpearls.com.au

Broome Hovercraft Tour

(08) 9193 5025
www.broomehovercraft.com.au

Kimberley Wilderness Adventures

1300 334 872
www.kimberleywilderness.com.au

Broome Camel Safari

0419 916 101
www.broomecamelsafaris.com.au

To enquire or book accommodation and/or tours please contact the companies directly, the Broome Visitor Centre or our office:

Our office:
(08) 9193 6131
cruise@kimberleyquest.com.au

Broome Visitor Centre:
(08) 9195 2200
enquiries@broomevisitorcentre.com.au www.broomevisitorcentre.com.au