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Mary River Wilderness Retreat & Caravan Park

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Mary River Crossing Arnhem Hwy | Annaburroo, Via Humpty Doo, Northern Territory 0822, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide Hills, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I enjoyed the four day tour,the rooms were compfortable and clean,the grounds were impeccable, the staff were friendly and obliging and the food and drinks were plentiful.Our tour guide was very knowlegable about the area the flora and fauna and the aboriginal culture.There was a happy hour on our return from each day out and our evening... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed for two nights. I was so devastated when I found our room had no TV but I did spend a lot more time outdoors fishing, spotlighting and just sitting outside talking. It was nice to get away from the distraction from life, technology. Although I thoroughly enjoyed the FREE Wi-fi 38mb of data :). There... More 

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Perth, Australia
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121 reviews 121 reviews
15 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in well looked after grounds next to the Mary River makes for a peaceful location. Add to this Rogan and Bron the owners and hosts and you have the perfect mix for a very enjoyable stay. The cabins are comfortable, clean and tidy, although some hanging facilities would have been nice. With two pools to cool off in and... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

50th birthday, 25th wedding anniversary, expecting grandparents. These are part of the reasons we came to the "Top end" with our family and wives. We came to Darwin and then met our guides and host for a 3 day Kakadu experience. Our guides, Tanya and Barrie were amazing, Tanya having an in depth knowledge of the local aboriginal culture and... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We had a very good buyment deal, and enjoyed our stay, the pool bungalow was very large, good fridge and nice outside verandah. The pool area was great and refreshing and the camp facilities looked great.The extensive grounds were well maintained and the room was clean

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Darwin, Australia
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We camped for a couple of nights and found the staff very helpful and friendly. All the amenities were tidy and clean, the grass is watered often, so there was a nice soft covering "underfoot"; very much appreciated when the air bed deflated. The boat hire is very reasonable and easy to operate, it was the same with the golf... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

My Family/ work have been going to the Mary river park for years. When we started staying at the park we could camp the whole grounds near the restaurant. last year we where pushed down the bottom near the river and when it rained the toilet block was about 1/2 a meter under water also some of the camp site... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
10 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We stayed in one of the pool side bungalows, which was clean, spacious, comfortable and quiet. It had a nice view of the pool and surrounding gardens and was only a short walk to reception and the restaurant. All the staff we encountered were friendly. It was nice to stay somewhere we could see wildlife, almost from our front door.... More 

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MaryRiverPark, Owner at Mary River Wilderness Retreat & Caravan Park, responded to this review

Sarah thank you for your kind review. Our restaurant menu does change throughout the year, it is seasonal and dependant on the number of people we have staying in the park - with usually 6 - 8 options for mains including a vegetarian option. The Bark Hut Inn is 2 Km away and does allow for people to have a... More 

Perth
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77 reviews 77 reviews
25 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Stayed here for four nights. The property is approx 1.5 hrs from Darwin and located in the Mary River Wetlands region. There are self contained bungalows and camp sites positioned amongst trees and grassed areas. Paths from the bungalows lead up to reception and the restaurant and a wide open deck area, which overlooks one of two swimming pools. Unfortunately,... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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56 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Good location but unfortunately a few things lets it down. On arrival we asked for some extra pillows as the pillows were really flat we were told, they would try and find some. Not a good start for customer service. We then asked about pre booking dinner and were told that there were people staying for a conference being held... More 

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