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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We stayed at the Cobourg Coastal Camp as part of a 5-day trip through Kakadu National Park and Arnhem Land, organised by Venture North. This was easily one of the most interesting and enjoyable holidays we have ever had. Our guide/driver/chef was outstanding and our hosts at the Camp were friendly and informative. Along the way we visited billabongs teeming... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

We stayed at the Coburg Coastal Camp for 3 nights during our Venture North 5 day 4WD tour of Kakadu, Arnhem Land and Coburg Peninsula in May this year. What better way to end each day packed with visits to fascinating locations and terrific learning experiences with our marvellous guides Dave and Luke than to sit champers or wine in... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

Recently back from our 3rd trip up here with Venture North and surprise, surprise we loved it!! If you want to escape the rat race, have no mobile phone coverage, no TV and just BE then I can not recommend a trip here enough. Thanks again VN

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

This area of Australia is unique, offering wonderful scenery, culture and even a slice of European history, plus the best fishing you could wish for, estuary or deep sea. This was the second time we have stayed here, and it only gets better. We flew in from Darwin on this occasion but previously took a most memorable and fun 4... More 

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2 Thank Sally S
Auburn, California
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

If I were returning to Australia and could only go one place, this would be it. There was not one thing that wasn't over the top. The scenery, the guides, the food, the nature. Even the 4WD trip was comfortable and fascinating. Wish I were back there now.

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2 Thank Sally P
Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2011

My husband and I went on the 5 day Venture North trip to the Cobourg Peninsula four weeks ago and I am still raving about it. All the Tripadvisor's reviews are "spot on". Read them, look at all the photos, go to Venture North's website , plot the trip on a map and you should start to get very, very... More 

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3 Thank chris162
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2011

The Top End really sells itself, but this Venture North crew turns it into something quite amazing. Finding a balance between roughing it in a camp and making it too smooth and streamlined is an art, and they've done it. Sitting out on the cliff top, watching the sun go down; eating by candlelight in the open dining shelter, finding... More 

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2 Thank Noelle H
Perth
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2011

All the reviews for this trip are correct! Highly recommended! We all need to see this part of Australia.A 4WD tour with 6 passengers with a young guide who is passionate about the area and all it has to offer. The Aboriginal cultural experience was interesting and the local guide shared stories of his land and people, explaining the meanings... More 

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4 Thank Anne C
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2011

This trip was fabulous - 7 days travelling through Litchfield, Kakadu and Arnhem Land to the Venture North camp set up on the Cobourg Penninsular. The tour catered for all, with swimming in beautiful swimming holes with waterfalls, hikes, and cultural tours with local guides - good mix of activities. The camp, set on the top of amazingly colourful cliffs... More 

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3 Thank Sally S
Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2011

We set out on 7night charter tour as a group of 12 friends in 2 4WD's with our guides Hugh and John.These 2 fine young men are passionate and knowledgeable about the Top End their enthusiasm contagious. The trip was fun and entertaining, and the long drive was broken up with lots of stops.The camping on the way was lots... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Venture North operates this exclusive safari-style camp on the red cliffs of the Cobourg Peninsula, overlooking the bay of Port Essington. This remote camp has most of the home comforts while still allowing guests to feel close to nature. Cobourg Coastal Camp is the perfect base to explore the Garig Gunak Barlu National Park as well as the NT’s only Marine Park. Wildlife, culture, history, fishing, pristine wilderness regions...it’s all here! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cobourg Coastal Camp

Address: Cobourg Road, Garig Gunak Barlu National Park, Northern Territory 0810, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Garig Gunak Barlu National Park
Number of rooms: 8
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