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Dunsborough, WA, Australia
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Dunsborough, WA, Australia
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Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Dunsborough:S$ 546/night
Cheapest price found:S$ 71/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Thursday
S$ 222 - S$ 2,864
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S$ 279 - S$ 422
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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51 Bina Place, Dunsborough, WA, Australia
3.4 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
S$ 503
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Where to stay in Dunsborough

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About Dunsborough

Nestled on the edge of Geographe Bay, Dunsborough enjoys one of Australia’s most tranquil coastal spots while providing whale watching, shipwreck scuba diving and family-friendly wineries. The town’s surf and swimming beaches are complemented by a range of beachfront boutiques and restaurants, art galleries, animal farms and water sports.

Things to do in Dunsborough

Dunsborough’s coastal locale is one of its most memorable features, with white-sand beaches interspersed with rocky bays. Head to the family-friendly Meelup Beach for calm waters, barbecue facilities and shady trees. Gannet Rock is ideal for rock jumping, while Bunker Bay has bigger breaks that are perfect for surfing.

For panoramic Indian Ocean vistas, trek to Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse, constructed in 1904 out of limestone. You can tour the grounds and spot whales from the lookout during their migration. The nearby Sugarloaf Rock offers one of Australia’s greatest sunsets over the ocean. The secluded Shelly Beach sits on the opposite side of the point and is perfect for salmon fishing.

You can also see whales on a whale-watching cruise in Geographe Bay, which provides fascinating diving around the HMAS Swan shipwreck. If you prefer land animals, visit Country Life Farm to hand feed farm animals or enjoy the inflatable playgrounds and carousel. The kids will also love the spectacular Ngilgi Cave, where you can see giant stalactites and stalagmites on a one-hour tour.

If you need a cold beer, head to Eagle Bay Brewing Co, a family-run brewery on a working farm. Silver Bullet Espresso serves up freshly-roasted coffee and uninterrupted ocean views, while The Pour House and Meat People is a stylish bar with modern Australian cuisine.

Getting around Dunsborough

Dunsborough is serviced by a public bus, but it’s much easier to use a private car to get around. You can walk around the centre of town and to some of the main beaches. Transwa coaches run from Perth to Dunsborough in about four hours.

Facts about staying in Dunsborough

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  • What is the best place in Dunsborough for bars and restaurants?

    Dunsborough is a small town at the southern tip of Western Australia, near Margaret River, great for al fresco dining. You’ll find plenty of accommodation in Dunsborough, so reaching bars and restaurants is easy. Clancy’s Fish Pub is popular among locals, set between gum trees alongside a small lake. For hand-crafted beers visit the Eagle Bay Brewing Co, or taste modern Australian cuisine at Lamont’s Restaurant at Smith’s Beach. For sea vistas, choose the Other Side of the Moon Restaurant and Bar. You can get freshly caught seafood takeaways at Squid Lips, or head to Peko Peko Cafe for gourmet dining. Har Bar is the place to be at night. It’s a casual, nautical-themed bar serving local beer and exotic cocktails. This only scratches the surface – there are many more culinary delights awaiting, no matter where you book hotels in Dunsborough. Smith’s Beach Resort makes a good choice.

  • What is the best place for a family holiday in Dunsborough?

    You won’t lack for things to do in Dunsborough if you’re holidaying as a family. Natural experiences are high on the agenda here, with a visit to Kerriley Farmstead one of the favourites. There’s a children’s playground and pool, and the kids can feed the animals, too. The Siesta Park Holiday Resort offers an adventure playground, cycling paths, a basketball court and a fishing jetty. The beach is only a few hundred yards away. For more adventurous activities, visit Next Level Monkey Business. It’s a thrilling and safe treetop adventure on ziplines and ropes. The Ngilgi Cave is also worth visiting, for its Tunnel of Doom, which kids absolutely love. For Dunsborough hotels affording access to these attractions, book at Stay Margaret River.

  • What are the best things to do and see in Dunsborough?

    There are lots of interesting things to see in Dunsborough, many of them showcasing the coastal beauty of the town. Simply viewing the sunset from Sugarloaf Rock is a memorable experience in itself. You can go whale watching from around September to December, when migrating blue whales, humpbacks and southern right whales pass near the coastline. A recommended place from which to see them is Point Piquet. Visit the Injidup Natural Spa, where you can relax in the rock pools, or hikers can hit the Cape to Cape Track, from Old Dunsborough to Castle Rock. You can either hike a small section or take on the entire five-day challenge.To be right on the coast, you can book at Broadwater Resort.

  • Where are the best places to stay for secluded beaches?

    Dunsborough is often overlooked in favour of the more well-known Perth, to its north, which is great for beach lovers. It has some of the best beaches on Australia’s west coast, secluded and unspoiled by masses of tourists. Many of them are clustered around the Cape Naturaliste area of the town, including Eagle Bay and Meelup Beach. Bunker Bay is quite special, with it’s almost see-through seawater. If you want to try your hand at surfing, head to Yallingup Surf School. To see stingrays swimming leisurely in shallow waters, go to Hamelin Bay. And if you want to take in all the beaches at once, book a jet ski tour from Cape Naturaliste to Shelley Cove, which will take a couple of hours. For good Dunsborough accommodation near the beaches, we can recommend Abbey Beach Resort.

  • What are the best hotels in Dunsborough?

    One of the most popular hotels in Dunsborough is Forest View Villa, which has been reviewed by 52 users and currently has a rating of 9.2/10. Other top-rated locations include Bay Village Resort Dunsborough and Dunsborough Apartments & Suites, which have received 7.6/10 and 8.1/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • How much do hotels in Dunsborough cost?

    Dunsborough hotels have an average price of S$ 514/night (based on searches on HotelsCombined in the last 3 days).

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Dunsborough?

    Over the last 3 days, Dunsborough hotels have been found for as cheap as S$ 514/night in searches by HotelsCombined users.

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