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Lot 288, Pularumpi St, 0822, Australia
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Clearwater Island Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We travelled to Clearwater Island Lodge as a family group. Three siblings and two spouses who aren't that interested in fishing, but wanted to experience the cultural aspects of the Tiwi Islands. This is only possible by staying in one of the fishing lodges at either Mellville or Bathurst Islands. Clearwater Island Lodge offered a combined Fishing/Cultural package that best... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

You will love everything about Clearwater island Lodge. You will love the fishing. You will love the waterways and environment. You will love the great fresh food. You will love the hospitality. You will love the people. I spent 4 days there in July chasing a blue sky break from down south. Thanks Guys. You put on a great experience.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

It has become an annual trip for myself and a bunch of friends, and every year it gets better. The accommodation and sleeping facilities are basic but is all that is needed. The food, the fishing (the reason we are here), is fantastic. I actually count the days each year, to the next stay at Clearwater Island Lodge. It is... More

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Canberra, Australia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

What a place! If you love fishing, or even if you have done very little and just love to get out on the water this place is one to add to the bucket list. The scenery is amazing. Facilties are basic but super comfortable, good for the environment you are exploring. The fishing is amazing and to cap off each... More

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Bunbury, Australia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed 3 nights and 2 days at Clearwater Lodge on a fishing trip. After flying to Darwin and then a scenic 30 minute flight to the tip of Melville island I had already been treated to some spectacular scenery and was looking forward to getting on the ground. The lodge is situated 3 minutes drive from the airport and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014 via mobile

Basic rooms and facilities but clean and comfortable. Fishing, food and service all great. I have been four times and it the fishing has always been fantastic. The guides really know their stuff and cater well for all standards of fisho's. I will keep going back. Max

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ClearwaterLodge, Owner at Clearwater Island Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with everyone on Tripadvisor about your stay with us at Clearwater Island Lodge. We're glad you had the opportunity to enjoy another great fishing trip with us again. All the team were delighted that you have rated them so highly. Wishing you safe travels throughout 2014 and we look forward to... More

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3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

A great lodge in the beautifully remote Mellville Island ,about 30 minutes flight out of Darwin.very good basic accommodation that is Comfortable ,clean and cosy. The open lounge area where guests eat and mingle after a long days fishing . The room air cons work well but are very noisy and probably in need of replacement,but ear plugs do the... More

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ClearwaterLodge, Owner at Clearwater Island Lodge, responded to this review

2014 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE Based on your wonderful feedback you have helped us achieve and become a Top Performing Business as Reviewed by you recently. Winning the TripAdvisor 2014 Certificate of Excellence is a true source of pride for the entire team at CLEARWATER ISLAND LODGE and we’d like to thank all of our past guests who took the... More

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

My wife, son and I had three days at this Island paradise three weeks ago. What a life changing experience. The staff, the accommodation and don't forget the food. Fishing with an experienced local guide, catching the fish you dream of and then come back to the resort to have your catch cooked there and then. Absolutely terrific place. Even... More

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ClearwaterLodge, Owner at Clearwater Island Lodge, responded to this review

2014 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE Based on your wonderful feedback you have helped us achieve and become a Top Performing Business as Reviewed by you recently. Winning the TripAdvisor 2014 Certificate of Excellence is a true source of pride for the entire team at CLEARWATER ISLAND LODGE and we’d like to thank all of our past guests who took the... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

There were 6 of us, Kerry and staff at lodge,excellent. Fishing guides, gear and tackle supplied,excellent. Food and bar,excellent. Accomadation,clean and tidy and comfortable, aircons in rooms a bit noisy. Overall nothing was a bother, fish were bitting all over the place, 6 happy guys! Yes, would come back again.

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ClearwaterLodge, Owner at Clearwater Island Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with everyone on Tripadvisor about your stay with us at Clearwater Island Lodge. We're glad you had the opportunity to enjoy the great fishing and the unspoilt wilderness all the staff are really excited to hear that you will be returning for another adventure and we all can't wait to host... More

Kirrawee
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Spent a fantastic four days at the lodge with a group of four, some of the group had never really fished before and didnt know what to expect. We were welcomed by Kerrie and the staff and nothing was too much trouble for the whole trip. The room are clean and comfortable, its not fancy but you arent here to... More

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ClearwaterLodge, Owner at Clearwater Island Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with everyone on Tripadvisor about your stay with us at Clearwater Island Lodge. We're glad you had the opportunity to enjoy the great fishing and the unspoilt wilderness all the staff are really excited to hear that you will be returning for another adventure and we all can't wait to host... More

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Address: Lot 288, Pularumpi St, 0822, Australia
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Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Tiwi Islands > Melville Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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