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Norman, Oklahoma
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170 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 493 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is an area where you don’t have too many choices for accommodation. This roadhouse is ok, but the area where the accommodation is looks somewhat run down and dusty. Our “metal container/cubicle/meat locker” was very small but the AC worked fine and we had a small bathroom. There are detached cabin-like buildings, motel rooms and the “metal container/cubicle/meat locker”... More 

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Airlie Beach, Australia
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73 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great spot, friendly people and the bonus is a close up of the croc feeding, see photos. We loved our overnight caravan stop and mixing with the staff who were so helpful. The small bridge over the creek is the venue for feeding these crocs and trust me you will get wet from the splash of water as they rise... More 

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1 Thank Ray R
2015TCH, Owner at Timber Creek Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Ray R, Thank you for taking the time to put a review on our site, we are glad your Croc Feeding experience was a good one! Kind Regards Fiona & Callum McDonald More 

Sutton Australia
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Personally I didn't enjoy this pub. The locals got a bit too rowdy for my liking. In fact later in the evening they brawled to the point that I thought someone would be killed. Just didn't need that level of social interaction.

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Thank PaulMandSarahG
2015TCH, Owner at Timber Creek Hotel, responded to this review

Hi PaulMandSarahG, I am sorry that the Pub wasn't to your liking on this occasion. Majority of the time the pub is pretty low key and friendly experience. Our crowds love their football, noise levels peek on those nights. Wish you the safe travels on your Aussie Adventure. Kind Regards Fiona & Callum McDonald More 

Albany Dc
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

After a pleasant check-in, we were told to find a place in the park, plenty of room under many shady trees. Things went downhill from there, the camping area had no marked caravan bays, if you parked in the centre you would get blocked in when more vans arrived!! There was no provision for grey water disposal so everyone just... More 

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Thank John_from_WA
2015TCH, Owner at Timber Creek Hotel, responded to this review

Good Evening John_from_WA, We take on your ideas for grey water disposal it hasn't been mentioned before by any other customers. The park is only a 1/3 capacity in August as June and July so most of the Powered area is very roomy and many spots to choose. Which from other feedback is what most customers like about the park.... More 

Perth, Australia
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84 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Husband and I and our two dogs stay at Timber Creek overnight and it had good grass area for the dogs. Dogs loved the space. You do not book- just first in, best dressed. Toilets old but clean. There is a cafe, pub and at reception you can purchase sandwiches, fruit and chips and coffees. If you wish too, you... More 

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Thank christine530
2015TCH, Owner at Timber Creek Hotel, responded to this review

HI Christine530, Thank you for your review we are glad you and the dogs loved the space. We appreciate customers taking the time to see the natural beauty in Timber Creek. Hope you have a safe and happy trip. Regards Callum & Fiona McDonald (Callum's the bold crocodile feeder) More 

Sydney, Australia
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131 reviews
91 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

We stayed for one night in the motel section and were pleasantly surprised with the quality of the room which has been tastefully renovated and the tea and coffee were top shelf. The bar was great and the Sunday Roast special was really enjoyable.

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2015TCH, Owner at Timber Creek Hotel, responded to this review

Good Morning BlueRidge105, We thank you for your review and posting some up to date photo's we are trying hard to bring the rooms, caravan and facilities up to date. The staff work hard at keeping things clean and replenished. It gives everyone a great feeling when our customers notice and leave good reviews. Thanks for the pat on the... More 

Rockhampton, Australia
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31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

After reading good reviews of this park we were very disappointed to discover that the amenities blocks, while reasonably clean, need considerable work to bring them to an acceptable standard. There are ladies toilets without catches on the door, so you have to hold the door closed if you need to use the cubicle. The back toilet block had no... More 

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2015TCH, Owner at Timber Creek Hotel, responded to this review

Good Evening Barbeng, I am disappointed your stay was not a happy one. I apologise for the lack of toilet paper in the rear Ladies Caravan Park toilets on Sunday. I was alerted by some customer this morning 6/6 and spoke to our staff also, as it is our policy to give more toilet paper rolls out at the roadhouse... More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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72 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We arrived mid afternoon after a leisurely drive from Katherine with lots of stops along the way to take photos and admire the scenery. Check in was at the store and it was a little chaotic as the 2 staff were quite busy with customers purchasing items or paying for fuel. Whilst waiting, I took a look around the store... More 

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2015TCH, Owner at Timber Creek Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Tina.P, We appreciate the time you have taken to put a review up on TripAdvisor as we are only new to the industry and TripAdvisor. It is nice to see that your fellow TripAdvisor friends will find us and hopefully stay with us soon. Enjoy your travels. Kind Regards Fiona McDonald More 

Airlie Beach, Australia
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73 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Travelling the Savannah Way this was a welcome site for us, exploring Northern Australia in our caravan. The site has lots of trees giving good shade, plenty of BBQ's and is very quiet considering its close to the main East/West highway. Being greeted by very friendly staff was a plus as was the crocodile feeding at 5:00 pm. Facilities a... More 

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1 Thank Ray R
2015TCH, Owner at Timber Creek Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Ray R, My husband & I really appreciate some fresh reviews from customers/guest, only recently buying the business last October 2015. It is nice to see fresh and honest feedback, our whole team try hard to make our guest experience a good one. Wonderful to see your photo's of the Crocodile Feeding @ 5pm (daily) April till October).... More 

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32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Awesome little place for a nights stopover. The food at the restaurant was good and the very service friendly. The accommodation is a bit dated... But it's serves its purpose well enough. The campground it's self backs onto the creek and is very nice and shady from the hot NT sun. You have to go and see the millions of... More 

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2015TCH, Owner at Timber Creek Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Jeremy D, For your time to review us and your honesty. We are working hard to bring the facility up to grade. Its a beautiful part of Australia it is nice to see Guest/Traveller's enjoying the experience here at Timber Creek Hotel. Regards Fiona McDonald More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
CROCODILE FEEDING 5pm DAILY (April - October) Whether you're passing through the Kimberly region on the way through to Katherine or Kununurra, or wanting to experience the true Australian outback for a holiday, stop by at Timber Creek Hotel. Located 285 km west of Katherine, and 193 km east of the border between the Northern Territory and Western Australia, Timber Creek offers a rich pastoral and exploration heritage. Fishing is one of Timber Creek's biggest draws, with barramundi plentiful in the nearby Victoria River. Gregory National Park is Timber Creek's backyard. Covering an area of approximately 13 000 sq km, the park is home to red-rimmed escarpment ranges, plunging gorges and ancient boab trees and a perfect place for a bush walk with plenty of designated trails. The hotel offers the following amenities: -Motel rooms, cabins (all air conditioned), powered and unpowered sites - General store - A restaurant offering take away and dine in meals - Public bar with take away alcohol - BP fuels and auto gas with BP and Puma cards accepted - Shaded pool and spa area - Children's playground - Crocodile feeding (peak season) - Laundry facilities - Ice, bait and tackle We have recently taken over as managers, and are investing in our new business. Any feedback on what we can do to upgrade our facilities is welcome. ~TESTRA PHONE COVERAGE ONLY~ ... more   less 

Additional Information about Timber Creek Hotel

Address: 94 Victoria Hwy, Timber Creek, Northern Territory 0852, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Timber Creek
Number of rooms: 31
Also Known As:
Timber Creek Hotel Australia
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