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Wildman Wilderness Lodge

4.5 of 5 Point Stuart Road | Mary River Wetlands, Mary River National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Lodge had a perfect set up to relax, the included 3 course meal was excellent and the Safari Tent was spacious and well appointed. Excellent Pool and bar set up to relax after a hard days driving. The facilities are well maintained and new unlike some other facilities in the day trip range of Darwin.

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Anthology-Team, Director of Sales at Wildman Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Anthony B, I am pleased to hear you all enjoyed your stay with us at Wildman Wilderness Lodge. I am pleased you found our lodge a relaxing as this is something we pride ourselves on here at Wildman Wilderness Lodge, as well as our unique style accommodation, the wide array of wildlife, our numerous touring options and the gorgeous... More 

England
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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved it here. very good saff service despite being end of season and clearly there was shortage of staff. Bar wwas very good. Evening mels were excellent form both Chefs Alex and Sharon. Loved the lamb and the scallops. Accomodation clean and comfortable with wonderful views, especially seeing the wallabies in the early morning and at sunset. The pool is... More 

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Anthology-Team, Director of Sales at Wildman Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Dear wodonga, I am very glad that you chose Wildman Wilderness Lodge as your holiday destination. I am also exceedingly glad that you have had such a good stay with us, and thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with this feedback. All staff members you mentioned will be very happy to hear your kind words,... More 

Lincoln, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The remoteness, yet ease of access by self-drive from Darwin; the friendliness of the welcome; the luxury of the cabin and the excellence of the food! Those elements together with the excursions, all combined to make this more than live up to my expectations. Rich's inexaustible knowledge of the abundant flora and fauna and similar passion about the land and... More 

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Anthology-Team, Director of Sales at Wildman Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Swallowrock, Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to praise several members of our team, I am confident they will be pleased to know your experience in the Top End was enriched by their knowledge an passion. Hopefully you have another chance to visit Wildman on your next adventure. Kind regards, Jason Purton Sales and Marketing More 

Church Stretton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights in August 2014 with our 2 sons age 11 and 14 years on holiday in Australia from England. We wished we had organised to stay longer. Accommodation was excellent in the safari tents, tours were superb, staff friendly, food good and pool was great for the boys. Although our first night in the Northern Territory we... More 

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Anthology-Team, Director of Sales at Wildman Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Elaine Y, Thank you for your feedback. Your thoughts on the Mary River National Park and the abundance of wildlife within the local area reflect those of our team and help to fuel our passion for the experience we offer at Wildman Wilderness Lodge. We are so happy to have been the highlight of your family vacation. See you... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

2 night stay with my husband for his birthday, habitat style with AC, which was luxury. Few bottles of water daily in the room would of been appreciated. Unfortunately front house staff not very friendly , bad management and a shortage of staff is a problem. Had to go looking for someone to serve us at the Bar Friday evening,... More 

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Anthology-Team, Director of Sales at Wildman Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Dear mef130888, Your candid observations of Wildman Wilderness Lodge are very much appreciated and offer a number of points on which we may focus our attentions. Feedback can be a great motivator for improvement and we will be sure to forward your comments to the team for collaboration. Pleasing though it is that you enjoyed the food, this experience also... More 

Darwin, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We stayed in one of the Habitat style of accommodation. Where do I start, from check in, the staff were friendly and efficient. Our accommodation beautiful and luxurious. We sat on our verandah in squatters chairs and watched the sunset, waiting to experience the gourmet meals in The Lodge dining room. The meals that were served during our stay would... More 

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Anthology-Team, Director of Sales at Wildman Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Jenny C, Thank you for your feedback, it is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Our Habitats are delight, offering comfort and luxury in an unexpected location. Team work is at the heart of our every effort to ensure each guest experiences the best the top end has to offer and we really do hope to see... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights from 26/10-28/10/2014 in a tent.The tent was more than expected and even with the high temps the ceiling fan made for a reasonable sleep.All the amenities were very good and the location superb.Food was fine and the service staff very friendly.Unfortunately I think the owners, IAB, have serious management problems,it became known to us that the... More 

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Anthology-Team, Director of Sales at Wildman Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Dear SPTSLM, How fabulous to read that you enjoyed our location, food, hospitality and friendliness at Wildman Wilderness Lodge. Thank you for sharing your perspective of operations at the Lodge, it is important that we understand our product through each guests experience. We are very fortunate to have great facilities in an unspoilt location and we are glad to have... More 

Toronto, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I don't have any complaints about Wildman Wilderness Lodge. The food was consistently excellent on all four nights. Guests have a choice of hot and/or cold breakfast with the cereal milk being kept nice and cold in the cooling area as a part of the buffet. I'm a vegetarian and all the meals catered for my needs perfectly and with... More 

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Anthology-Team, Director of Sales at Wildman Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Dear bazzie28, Thank you for your thoughts and comments following your recent stay at Wildman Wilderness Lodge. We certainly aim to provide a wonderful atmosphere for all of our guests, along with a variety of tours and activities. Our positioning within the Mary River National Park allows for some amazing opportunities to view the abundant wildlife that call this region... More 

Gold Coast, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We had a 3 day break at this wonderful location. It is isolated but well worth it. Service, food, and the luxury tents were fantastic. A great way to see Kakadu. It's an easy drive from Darwin. Fishing, crocodiles, water buffalo all close by. The hotel can organise a fishing trip. The restaurants evening meals are fantastic and are worth... More 

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Anthology-Team, Director of Sales at Wildman Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Bruce B, Thank you for taking the time to describe Wildman Wilderness Lodge and all it has to offer to our viewers on TripAdvisor, We appreciate your comments and are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay. We are situated approximately half way between Darwin and Kakadu, the perfect place to stop off and explore the Mary River Region... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

A great short-stay snap shot of the Northern Territory is how I would describe Wildman. Interesting and enjoyable accommodation with top class catering all included in their excellent restaurant. A wide selection of bespoke tours and activities are available. We stayed in "the tents" which were a real safari experience although the ceiling fan struggled with the heat during the... More 

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Anthology-Team, General Manager at Wildman Wilderness Lodge, responded to this review

Dear 683denisd, Thank you for taking the time to describe Wildman Wilderness Lodge and all it has to offer to our viewers on TripAdvisor, I appreciate your comments and I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. You are quiet right about our wonderful deck area, which offers a fantastic view of the sunset every evening, and... More 

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Address: Point Stuart Road | Mary River Wetlands, Mary River National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Mary River National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Wildman Wilderness Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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