Where to stay in Broome on your next holiday!

Where to stay in Broome on your next holiday!
July 12, 2022 AOC
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So you’ve chosen Broome as your next holiday destination – great choice! Whether you’re looking for quick access to the white sands of famous Cable Beach, close proximity to the shopping hub of Chinatown, or the best price for accommodation for a budget-friendly getaway, there’s accommodation options in Broome for everyone. 


Take a look at some of the best places for where to stay in Broome, Western Australia:

Mangrove Hotel

Mangrove Hotel offers spectacular views over Roebuck Bay, making it a popular destination to witness Staircase to the Moon. You’ll love taking a dip in the two outdoor swimming pools or taking a short walk to Town Beach.

You’ll appreciate the outdoor dining cabanas and lounges overlooking the water at The Bay Club, and you’ll be right on the doorstep of Matso’s Brewery for the full Broome experience. Or if dining in-house during your stay, the popular Johnny Sausage Italian Restaurant has proved to be a hit during the busy season months of June to September. Delizioso!

With the city centre within walking distance, the Mangrove Hotel is a convenient accommodation option to be in the thick of all that Broome has to offer. Walk into town for restaurants, the Broome Visitor Centre and the historic Sun Picture Theatre. Mangrove Hotel is also close to Broome International Airport, which will make for a quick transfer at the start and end of your trip.

If you plan on catching Staircase to the Moon during your visit, look up the best time to visit online prior to booking. This natural phenomenon only occurs two to three nights a month between March and October.

Staircase to the MoonStaircase to the Moon | Image credit: Mangrove Hotel

Cable Beach Club Resort

Overlooking the iconic coastline and situated right on Cable Beach, Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa boasts a picture-perfect location. Broome is famous for its stunning sunsets over the Indian Ocean, and you’ll be in the ideal position to witness the sight every day.

For the adults, there’s an exclusive Ocean Pool and a world-class day spa. But those travelling with little ones aren’t forgotten – make the most of the playground and children’s pool, or the whole family can get involved in a game of mini golf. As far as dining goes, there’s a great selection of fine eateries. From the Sunset Bar & Grill, Kichi Kichi by the pool, Le Rhum Bar or the esteemed Cichetti Club. There’s something for everyone!

If you’re on the hunt for meditation and next-level relaxation on your trip, check out the Buddha Sanctuary – a picturesque garden at the rear of the resort.

Adults Only Ocean PoolAdults-only Ocean Pool | Image Credit: Cable Beach Club Resort

Bali Hai Resort

The Bali Hai Resort celebrates the multicultural roots of Broome with its Asian-inspired themes. You’ll appreciate your own spacious courtyard, fully equipped with outdoor entertaining and barbeque facilities. 

If you want to be pampered, look no further than the relaxing day spa, offering health and beauty treatments. The outdoor swimming pool is situated amongst delightful tropical gardens. Or for unique dining experiences, the Bali Hai Cafe captures the essence of Broome. Fresh produce and other high-quality ingredients are used to create delicious modern Australian food with some Asian twists. Enjoy the fresh breeze at sunset while you relax in the alfresco deck area or spend time in the cool of the air-conditioned restaurant.

A fully equipped kitchen within your villa makes this a convenient accommodation option with everything you need to be self-contained. Depending on your villa selection, enjoy a private outdoor bathroom and shower beneath the stars.

Luxury Bali Hai Spa
Luxury Bali Hai Spa |
Image Credit: Bali Hai Resort

Habitat Resort

If you fancy a round of golf on your Broome getaway, check out Habitat Resort. Guests of the resort can enjoy free access to Roebuck Bay Golf Club, which is right next door. 

Set amongst eight acres of lush tropical gardens, this resort offers a relaxing holiday with Riddell Beach within walking distance. If you’re travelling with kids, they’ll be delighted by the outdoor pool complete with waterslide. There’s a second pool surrounded by inviting sun loungers on which you can lay back and slip into Broome time. 

If you plan on checking out Gantheaume Beach on your trip to Broome, Habitat Resort is conveniently close. Many of our fishing charters and whale watching cruises depart from Gantheaume Beach, so make sure you book a charter while you’re in town.

Habitat Resort Broome
Children’s play area
| Image Credit: Habitat Broome

RAC Cable Beach Holiday Park

Invitingly close to Cable Beach, RAC Cable Beach Holiday Park is a great option for families. The three minute walk to Cable Beach will be achievable for those with little legs, and they’ll love splashing around in the outdoor swimming pool at the park.

Make the most of the park barbeque facilities and a shared camp kitchen for the full experience, or each unit is equipped with a kitchenette. The private verandas attached to the cabins encourage you to sit back with nibblies and a glass of wine and feel Broome working its relaxation magic.

Another bonus – the Cable Beach General Store and mini golf is right next door! RAC Parks and ResortsThe 19-metre pool | Image Credit: RAC Parks and Resorts

Seashells Broome

Just three hundred metres from the sparkling turquoise waters of Cable Beach, Seashells Broome boasts self-contained facilities, fully equipped with everything you need for a relaxing and stress-free stay. 

The fisherpeople of the family can head off for the day on an Absolute Ocean Charters fishing trip, and those less inclined will have plenty to keep them busy at the accommodation with a separate children’s play area and an outdoor pool with sun loungers. 

If you’re planning on renting a car for your stay in Broome, it’s worth noting that Sunrise Car Hire is right next to Seashells Broome.

Seashells BroomeSeashells Broome | Image Credit: Booking.com

Once you’ve decided on your accommodation, it’s time to start looking at attractions and tours to keep you occupied on your holiday. Be sure to check out our fishing charters which are suitable for the whole family including fishing pros, novices, and kids. Or get out on the water for a whale or dolphin watching cruise, spot some beautiful marine wildlife in their natural habitat and experience one of the world-renowned Broome sunsets from the water. 

No matter where you choose to stay in Broome, rest assured that you’ll have a fun-filled and rejuvenating holiday in this fantastic Kimberley town. We look forward to having you!

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