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In the midst of the savannah bush on the edge of the Mary River floodplains, Australia’s answer to the Okavango delta, Bamurru Plains’ is the setting for a wilderness experience like no other. With just nine safari suites, each blending seamlessly with the surrounding bush and with a...
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West of Kakadu National Park | Mary River, Mary River National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we were there in nov 2017. It was dry, but we were Lucky that the airboats were still oparating. Apart from that there was a safari drive in a jeep and also there was a quad bike tour. So lots to do and if you...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our 3 night a Bamarru Plains. From the moment we arrive just loved it. The isolation hits you immediately but the beauty was unexpected. There is wildlife everywhere, birds, wallabies and buffalo..Our "tent" was clean and comfortable but basic. It is without the...More

Thank wendy S
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

The only reason I’m giving one star to Bumurru lodge is the misleading advertising of it as Luxurious Lodge. For me luxury implies no bugs falling in your food wine water as you try to eat dinner, lizards and frogs in your room or smell...More

1  Thank mtschindler
Response from WildBush, Owner at Bamurru PlainsResponded 18 May 2018

I am very sorry that your experience at Bamurru did not work to your satisfaction and can only apologise. I do feel that I should put some of your comments in perspective - we are not endeavouring to be a lodge in the mould of...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018

It is BIG country up in the Northern Territory. It's rugged...you have to be tough to survive the heat, the humidity, the wet season, the dry season (and the odd Cyclone). The properties are BIG and so too the Buffalo and cattle that have to...More

1  Thank traveller22015
Response from WildBush, Owner at Bamurru PlainsResponded 14 May 2018

Wow .... thank you for the most detailed and inspiring review I think I have ever read. You obviously stayed during the period when we transition from a fishing lodge focus at the end of the wet season 'run off' to our wildlife safari experiences...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Loved our stay at Bamurru Plains. Stayed at the end of the dry season, so flood plains were dry. (Be awesome to stay in wet for fishing). We mainly lazed by the pool after spending a week in the top end/Kakadu. But we got driven...More

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US$964 - US$1,616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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