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El Questro Homestead

5.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Gibb River Rd, PO Box 909 | El Questro Wilderness Park, Kununurra, Western Australia 6743, Australia
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had three nights in the homestead. No question the rooms are nice given the remoteness of the location, the food is plentiful (they try hard but it's not cordon bleu), the wines are of a good standard. But all up, it is overpriced and this is reflected in their offering repeat guests a significant discount. Comparing with other luxury... More

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Sydney, Australia
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71 hotel reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently (June 2014) stayed for 4 nights as part of a 3+ week trip to the Kimberley's and Kakadu. Without a doubt El Questro Homestead was the highlight in every possible respect. Our Cliff Side Villa was amazing - literally right on the edge of a cliff. All the front of house staff were extraordinary - the service was... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My husband and I stayed at Saffire in April 2013, so we were excited to try another property of the Luxury Lodges group. While the grounds and tours of this property are unlike anything else - cliffs overlooking crocs, private waterfall hikes, incredibly beautiful gorges - the hotel itself wasn't as impressive as we expected. Our Cliffside retreat, while gorgeous... More

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Lori_Litwack, General Manager at El Questro Homestead, responded to this review

Dear Stefanie R Thank you for taking time to post your review of El Questro Homestead. I appreciate your feedback and what you have written about our Cliff Side Retreats is actually quite timely. Whilst we loved the idea of the bathroom having a connection to the outdoors, it didn't work in the months of October and April. You will... More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

El Questro homestead is a luxury experience and a fantastic way to enjoy the Kimberley Region. We stayed for 4 nights which was right on the money for us. We found it hard to find fault with the food & wine or the accommodation. The service was exceptional at all levels, the activities allowed us to experience the Kimberleys at... More

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Lori_Litwack, General Manager at El Questro Homestead, responded to this review

Dear Colnago64 It is wonderful to see the account of your experience at El Questro Homestead. Thank you for sharing it online. We are always pleased to see the service and staff singled out for their commitment to creating a special memory for our guests. We always work hard to provide the right balance between luxury and adventure and you... More

Adelaide, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

It is nearly a year since I visited El Questro so why a review now! In terms of memorable experiences nothing comes near the Kimberly region and the beautiful El Questro. The experience stays with you nurturing your soul and tempting you to return, Fabulous accommodation, excellent service, at every turn there is beauty. Worth every penny. Don't miss the... More

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Lori_Litwack, General Manager at El Questro Homestead, responded to this review

Dear 672CeliaG Thank you for the very poetic description of your time at the Homestead. It appears obvious that your stay with us made a lasting impression. Whilst you may have visited over one year ago, the Homestead remains the same and the wonderful features that you enjoyed are waiting for your return. We do hope that you have the... More

Northants, UK
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104 reviews 104 reviews
43 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

This must be one of the best experiences in the world... our room was lovely (especially with the bath and shower built over the edge of the gorge!) The view was wonderful... waking up to the river, the sandstone cliffs, the birds etc. Everything worked well and we were very comfortable and happy there, despite the room not being as... More

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Lori_Litwack, General Manager at El Questro Homestead, responded to this review

Dear Jacky P Thank you for taking the time to share such a detailed review of your stay at El Questro Homestead. We were pleased to have you stay with us as the first guests of the season. We enjoy creating memorable expeinces for our guests and it certainly appears that your itinerary was perfect for you. Chef is also... More

Perth, Australia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We are a company who wanted to give away a trip to El Questro. Being a suposed premier business in our home state we would have expected some basic professional courtesy, such as phone calls being returned. We hade decided that this was the prize that would motivate consumers. We prepared the art work, T&C's and so forth. We repeatedly... More

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Lori_Litwack, General Manager at El Questro Homestead, responded to this review

Dear Stephen W It has been difficult for us to find the circumstance of which you write about, our team of specialist cannot recall this situation. Our staff are usually very quick to respond, thorough and more than willing to accommodate and look after people from the first moment of contact. This extends through to the experience on the ground... More

Adelaide, Australia
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

We travelled to El Questro Homestead with friends and spent six sybaritic days being pampered and entertained. The rooms are fabulous,there is something special about showering over the chasm. We loved the views and the quiet and peaceful environment. Highlights were the Big Day Out, the chopper to Miri Miri Falls and the dinner at night sitting at the edge... More

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Lori_Litwack, General Manager at El Questro Homestead, responded to this review

Dear petmar035 It is a delight for us to read such a pleasant review of the Homestead. We very much enjoyed the having yourself and your friends stay and to know that you were experiencing the best of what we offer. We appreciate your thoughtfulness in sharing your views on the Homestead and hope that your enthusiasm is infectious to... More

Perth, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We just returned from a three night stay at The Homestead - a very generous birthday gift from my brother who thought I needed a get away relaxing break. With zero expectation due to the fact it was an unplanned surprise gift we set off to the Kimberley from Perth in late September. From the moment we were collected from... More

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Lori_Litwack, General Manager at El Questro Homestead, responded to this review

Dear Traveller6010, What a very special gift indeed!! We are so pleased that your brother chose The Homestead as the get away location for your birthday gift. It is even more pleasing to see how much you and your family enjoyed themselves. Your praise of the Homestead team goes a long way and they will be delighted to see themselves... More

Perth, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013 via mobile

Everything about El Questro is superb. The friendly staff, the food, the atmosphere and the setting. Walking El Questro Gorge to the top fresh water pool and the helicopter trip to Mira Mira Falls were two highlights on the activities schedule.

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Lori_Litwack, General Manager at El Questro Homestead, responded to this review

Dear Dominic, Thank you for sharing your thoughts about the Homestead on Trip Advisor. It is wonderful to see that your time with us was a memorable one. You definitely saw some of the highlights of El Questro, it is amazing to have a waterfall all to yourselves. We hope that you will get to visit us again in the... More

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Address: Gibb River Rd, PO Box 909 | El Questro Wilderness Park, Kununurra, Western Australia 6743, Australia
Location: Australia > Western Australia > Kununurra
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — El Questro Homestead 5*
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