Top 10 Family Resorts In Western Australia, Australia

Isabela Marie
Isabela Marie 
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Covering a third of the country, Western Australia’s charm comes from its striking rock formations and green vineyards. Families looking to spend time in nature can visit attractions such as the Pinnacles Desert, Karijini National Park, and Wave Rock Caravan Park. For families more inclined to water attractions, Cable Beach, Lake Hillier, Cottesloe Beach, or Swan Valley are the best places for you. Adventurers can go on a diving or snorkeling trip to Exmouth. If you’re traveling with your kids, Adventure World Theme Park is a great place to visit. The Aquarium of Western Australia is also a must-see for its marine-life attractions. Keep reading to find out the top family resorts in Western Australia, Australia.

1. Broadwater Resort, Busselton (from USD 129)

Offering scenic views of Geographe Bay, this resort offers spacious apartments and villas with a private balcony or patio. Lets the kids splash around in the swimming pools while parents can relax in the hot tub. Older kids can play a game of tennis or billiards on site. There’s also a game room with arcade games that will surely keep your kids occupied the whole day. The in-house Broadwater Beach Bar and Cafe offers modern Australian and international cuisine.


Broadwater Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 11 Holgate Road
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Tennis court Golf course (within 3 km) Garden

2. Abbey Beach Resort, Busselton (from USD 176)

Chock-full of amenities for you and your family to enjoy, Abbey Beach Resort features luxury beachfront accommodation with views of Geographe Bay. Small families of three can book a studio or one-bedroom apartment, while large groups can opt for two- or three-bedroom apartments. Each unit comes with a fully equipped kitchenette, a private balcony, and a two-person spa bath for parents to unwind.

Other facilities available at the resort include a gym, a hot tub, squash and racquetball courts, and two swimming pools. There’s also a playground for kids. The in-house restaurant serves dishes prepared from local produce, and kids’ meals are also on offer. If you want to grab a drink or two at the on-site bar, you can avail yourself of the babysitting service for an additional charge. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.


Abbey Beach Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 595 Bussell Highway
Accommodates: 10

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court Sauna

3. Kalbarri Edge Resort (from USD 145)

This resort in Kalbarri is perfect for an active family looking to make the most out of their stay at the hotel. It features a solar-heated pool, ideal for a relaxing dip and a tropical garden with barbecue facilities, a perfect spot for a family cookout. Plus, there’s a sunny terrace, where you can play a game of chess. The tour desk can help arrange family activities such as horse riding, skydiving, and visits to Wagoe Beach.

All rooms have free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. A kitchenette with a microwave and refrigerator is also a standard in rooms, with most rooms having a spa bath or private balcony. The resort is just a five-minute walk away from the Kalbarri Family Entertainment Center.


Kalbarri Edge Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 22 Porter Street, Kalbarri, Kalbarri, Australia, 6536
Accommodates: 5

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace

4. Exmouth Escape Resort (from USD 326)

Take a dip in Exmouth Escape Resort’s large outdoor swimming pool that is perfect for adults. Parents won’t have to worry about their children having to go in the deep end of the pool, a children’s wading pool is also available at the resort.

The villas are spacious enough to accommodate a big family of more than six adults and have air conditioning to beat Australia’s blazing heat. Amenities such as kitchenware, laundry facilities, and barbecue tools are also included. For indoor entertainment, guests can make use of the free Wi-Fi, TV, and DVD player available in the villa. The resort is just 2 km (1 mi) away from the town center, while a 25-minute drive can take you to Learmouth Airport.


Exmouth Escape Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 2 Cnr Welch & Murat Roads
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Garden Non-smoking rooms Fishing Laundry

5. Seashells Mandurah (from USD 147)

Located right by Comet Bay, this resort offers family rooms that will surely excite your kids with its seaside view. Apartments include a full kitchen with laundry facilities for families looking to extend their stay. A satellite TV, a CD player, and a spa bath are also included in all rooms.

For a breath of fresh ocean air in the morning, guests can make their way to the private balcony with outdoor seating. Seashells Mandurah is only a 10-minute drive from the Mandurah Train Station, while an hour’s drive can take you to Perth.


Seashells Mandurah

Wifi Available

Address: 16 Dolphin Drive
Accommodates: 6

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities Tennis court Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace Non-smoking rooms Laundry Facilities for disabled guests

6. The Jetty Resort, Esperance (from USD 98)

Offering self-contained rooms and apartments, families can enjoy free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and cable TV in all rooms. Some include a spa bath, a balcony, and private barbecue facilities. If you’re a group of five, book the standard family room with single, double and bunk beds, a private kitchen, a living room, and a dining area.

Facilities available in the resort include a pool, a children’s playground, and free private parking. Those looking to indulge in adventure activities can rent a kayak, surfboard, and bodyboard from the resort. Moreover, Jetty Resort is just a 3-minute drive away from Esperance Hospital and Esperance Boulevard Shopping Center.


The Jetty Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 2 Dempster St
Accommodates: 5

Parking Garden Non-smoking rooms Laundry Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms Breakfast in the room Free parking

7. Quality Resort Sorrento Beach, Perth (from USD 139)

This beachfront resort offers studio rooms and self-contained apartments that are ideal for families. Each unit comes with a balcony with ocean views, a full kitchen, free WiFi, a flat-screen TV, and a spa bath. There’s an outdoor swimming pool with a shallow end, where you can splash around with your kiddos.

If you fancy a little alone time in the steam room or sauna, there’s babysitting/child service available for an additional charge. Aquariums, golf courses, and wildlife parks are conveniently located nearby, making it perfect for families looking for outdoor adventure.


Quality Resort Sorrento Beach

Wifi Available

Address: 1 Padbury Circle
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Sauna Garden Terrace

8. RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort (from USD 116)

Have a surprise treat for the whole family in a resort where dolphin encounters are highly anticipated by visitors. Located on the majestic shores of Shark Bay, this property has a swimming pool, a hot tub, a bar, tennis and volleyball courts, and a restaurant serving local fare and kids’ meals.

The resort also offers various rooms to choose from, depending on the number of guests. Those traveling with kids can opt for a family studio with a queen-size bed, a bunk bed, a roll-away bed, a private kitchen, and an outdoor dining area. Other establishments found in the resort are the general store and gift shop. Meanwhile, a short walk will lead guests to two food and beverage outlets.


RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 1 Monkey Mia Road, Shark Bay
Accommodates: 5

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Tennis court Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

9. Forest Lodge Resort, Pemberton (from USD 104)

With cozy rooms, studios, and chalets, this resort is perfect for couples and families. If you’re a group of five, book the two-bedroom chalet with a smart HDTV, a full kitchen, and a patio. The resort also offers barbecue facilities, a library, and free Wi-Fi. For kids, there’s also a playground and a game room. Breakfast is available every day, and guests have the liberty to book slots at the resort’s restaurants.


Forest Lodge Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 13626 Vasse Highway
Accommodates: 5

Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing

10. Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa (from USD 183)

There’s no room for boredom at Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa. It has a water park, a pool, and a playground to keep the little ones occupied. Meanwhile, adults can relax in the ocean pool, treat themselves to a relaxing massage at the on-site spa, or enjoy a drink at the poolside bar. There’s also a tennis court and mini-golf facility on site.

When feeling peckish, choose from the four restaurants on site to keep your whole crew well fed. Accommodations range from studios to bungalows. Families can opt for a classic or superior bungalow with two bedrooms and a private kitchen. The resort is just a 10-minute drive away from Broome Airport, Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park, and Roebuck Bay.


Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: 1 Cable Beach Road, Cable Beach
Accommodates: 5

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court Fitness centre

Enjoy with your family in the Wildflower State

Western Australia boasts world-class wineries, gorgeous beaches, and lush forests. If you’re visiting with your loved ones, book one of the above listed family resorts in Western Australia, Australia, for a memorable experience.

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Isabela Marie is a writer based in Manila, Philippines. As a former student journalist, she turns to travel writing as an enjoyable blend between her two favorite things.

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