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Davidson's Arnhemland Safari Lodge

Mount Borradaile | West Arnhemland, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I traveled to Davidson's with our family (4 grandparents and 2 children) and had an amazing time. The scenery was absolutely stunning. We were in awe of the land, the eco-system, the bird life, the crocodiles, and wild life in general. The rock art was unbelievable - both in beauty and history. Our guide was extremely knowledgable... More

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Darwin, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm sitting in the comfortable lounge of the lodge, listening to whistling kites, cockatoos, kookaburras, a gentle breeze in the trees. Just had a lovely breakfast with new friends, whom I first met on the sunset cruise last night. I was pleased to hear the dingo song early this morning - somehow I never want to sleep in here, there's... More

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Arnhemland-Safaris, Guest Relations Manager at Davidson's Arnhemland Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. See you again next time. More

Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Four of us had a 45 minute flight from Darwin to land in the beautifully remote location at Mount Borradaile. Our USA friends could not get over the remoteness. For the next 3 days we experienced the Australian outback as never before. The knowledgeable staff led by Clare were unbelievably competent in every way. From the quality 20 cabins on... More

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Arnhemland-Safaris, Guest Relations Manager at Davidson's Arnhemland Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. Kind regards from the team at Mt Borradaile More

Darwin, NT
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Have just returned from a very precious holiday at Davidsons. Digital detox for the teenagers and parents (although its available for a fee in the communal area) fresh air, wonderful meals, good wine selection, exceptional wildlife be it crocs, birds or wallabys , great trekking and swimming. The team are incredibly professional and attentive without smothering you, guiding interpretation is... More

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Arnhemland-Safaris, Guest Relations Manager at Davidson's Arnhemland Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. Best Regards from the Borradaile team. More

Surfers Paradise, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Our stay at Davidson's was our first and it was an amazing experience. The location is remote and offers much more than a place to stay while exploring Arnhemland. From the moment we flew into the airstrip the guides were very helpful. The guides (especially Lachlan in our case) really make the visit something to remember for a long time.... More

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Arnhemland-Safaris, Guest Relations Manager at Davidson's Arnhemland Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we really appreciate all your feedback. Hopefully see you again some time. Kind Regards The Borradaile Team More

Darwin, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Wow. What amazing place to stay. Beautiful cabins in the middle of nowhere. But there are beautiful swimming holes, an incredible billabong TEAMING with wildlife, lots of crocs and birds, a real treat. And the rock art is a real treat. If you can do it this is a must see part of the Northern Territory.

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Arnhemland-Safaris, Guest Relations Manager at Davidson's Arnhemland Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. The team are thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us. More

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Dazzling. Unique. Magic. Savage and sublime. Thios is Mother Nature with her hair down. Crocs galore, whistling ducks and magpie geese come in clouds, jabirus, brolgas, white breasted sea eagles, etc etc. The wetlands of Arnhemland are one of the world's special places and Davidson's Safari Lodge is its viewing platform. But while the wildlife is phenomenal, the rock art... More

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Arnhemland-Safaris, Guest Relations Manager at Davidson's Arnhemland Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the wonderful review. It was great to see you again for your third visit. More

Noosa Heads, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

My wife and I stayed three nights in this very special part of Australia. We loved every second of it. We needed three full days to tackle the variety of adventures available, which included exploring the landscape, rock art, billabongs, fishing, swimming and socialising with other guests and staff.

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Arnhemland-Safaris, Guest Relations Manager at Davidson's Arnhemland Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. It is great to hear you had a wonderful stay with us. More

Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Interesting reading all the earlier reviews as much is noted of Max and his impact. Clearly missing now. Clare and her guides do a terrific job with all the tours and meeting all the guests needs. Cannot fault them and they and the tours made the visit worthwhile. However the food was average at best (somehow roast meals don't fit... More

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Arnhemland-Safaris, General Manager at Davidson's Arnhemland Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Unfortunately this guest was obviously expecting a 5 star upmarket resort, when we strive to only advertise as a 4 star safari lodge in a very remote area. I would also like to mention that Clare is upper management and has been with the company for the past 7 years. We are all glad you... More

Darwin, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Not for the fainthearted if nervous of tiny planes or unhappy with mozzies. Ideal season: May/June as wetlands only just beginning to dry out. Highlights: remote, majestic and mystical Arnhemland, scenery, wildlife and art. Swimming in a glorious rock pool and cruising through the paperbark forest where I expected "ten canoes" to appear. A feeling of ancient ancestors in sacred... More

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Arnhemland-Safaris, Guest Relations Manager at Davidson's Arnhemland Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review. The team are disappointed that our country service was not pleasing to you. More

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Address: Mount Borradaile | West Arnhemland, Northern Territory, Australia
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Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Arnhem
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Number of rooms: 20
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