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Crab Claw Island Resort

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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“great fishing”(8 reviews)
“hire boats”(7 reviews)
“crab claws”(36 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Run down place, cabins are filthy and the fridge stunk of rotting fish bait. The staff are rude and hate the place themselves the receptionist told me when I checked she would rather be anywhere but here. Not even close to a resort don’t waste...More

Thank nikfarrugia1
Response from Johncrabclaw, Manager at Crab Claw Island ResortResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the feedback Nik, I note that you sent an email to the resort as well as posting on this forum. As I said in my email reply to you all I can do is apologize. Unfortunately now that you are no longer...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a helicopter pub crawl and landed here. Great spot for a few beers and the view was the best of the day. If you are in this part of the world. Certainly call in and have a drink.. Fishing looked good as well....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just visited crab claw for lunch. The setting is amazing and we would have loved to have stayed here in the future. However, (what appeared to be) management and some staff were very rude. Not to mention the loud conversation between one staff member...More

Thank sheridanp8
Response from Johncrabclaw, Manager at Crab Claw Island ResortResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for leaving feedback. We will take your comments on board and try and rectify our manner and behavior, we are after all in hospitality and we should leave a better impression than we did with you. We would hope that everyone that visits...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of our favorite fishing spots in the territory. The location is fantastic. It was a while back we last stayed (sadly) in one of their chalets over looking the beach, but although the rooms are really basic, the location makes up for it.There is...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a blast, Greeted by John the manager with a welcome and a friendly smile.... tips on fishing and knowledge beyond with history and the area. Dinner was great, a great example of showing off the northern territory... thanks john and your for a super...More

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Elliott87
April 13, 2017|
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Response from rosiecorby | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so, as there is wildlife around. Give them a ring 08 8978 2313
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pies1990
March 3, 2017|
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Response from Janice O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, pool is great to swim in. We enjoyed a dip before we left there.
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pez1456
February 9, 2017|
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Response from Johncrabclaw | Property representative |
Hi Perry, Our powered campsites are currently $40 per night. Thanks, Crab Claw
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"Get any cabin and you'll be fine...they are all less than a stone throw from the water."
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"Just take a day trip."
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"Beach front"
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"Don't get cabin right next to pool."
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