Have you decided this is the year you’ll tick the East Kimberley off your bucket list?

With more than 100,000 square kilometres of rugged West Australian land to cover, it can be a challenge to figure out where to base this adventure of a lifetime you’re about to partake in from.

So let us tell you — Kununurra is the gateway to the East Kimberley and there is truly no where else you should be staying.

And as for knowing where to stay in Kununurra? We’ve figured that out for you too.

Located right in the beating heart of town, Kununurra Country Club Resort is a four-star resort with a range of accommodation for singles, couples, triples and even small family groups, as well as local favourite Kelly’s Bar and Grill on site — so you can unwind with a bite to eat and a cold cocktail after a big day of exploring.

Need a little more convincing? Read on for our top three reasons to stay and get your best Indiana Jones impression ready.

A convenient location

Kununurra Country Club Resort is located in the heart of the East Kimberley town of Kununurra, we are centrally located in the town and less than 5km from the airport. Just a short walk from our front door is the town centre where you will find the post office, banks and a variety of shops. Also within walking distance of the Resort are a number of art galleries with local artists and photographers on show, and jewellers specialising in Lake Argyle diamonds for those of you that wish to take a piece of the East Kimberley home with you. Most of our visitors come to explore the natural wonders of the East Kimberley and we provide the perfect base for them. Enjoy a cruise on the Ord River, fly over the spectacular Bungle Bungles. We make a perfect stop for visitors on the way to or from Lake Argyle, and provide a convenient base for day trips to Mirima National Park.The reception staff can book tours for you and organise complimentary transfers from the Resort to your tour.

Outstanding facilities / The comforts of home

Whether you’ve gone 4 wheel-driving along the dusty Gibb River Road to see the Mitchell Falls or taken a scenic flight over the Bungle Bungles there will always be a comfortable place for you to rest at the Resort when you return. The rooms at Kununurra Country Club Resort are modern and spacious with separate ensuites. Help yourself to the bar fridge or make a cup of tea and relax in the air-conditioning after a day of exploring. After a warm shower put your feet up and enjoy the Foxtel and free wi-fi before you head to Kelly’s Bar and Grill for dinner. Or if you prefer to stay in your dressing gown you can order room service. Kelly’s Bar and Grill is a favourite with guests and locals alike. Showcasing the best local produce, the authentic Australian menu provides options for vegetarians, gluten intolerant and other dietary requirements. The Resort offers a range of in-house facilities for your comfort during your stay including laundry, dry cleaning, room service (limited hours) and tours assistance.

Friendly and knowledgeable staff

Whether you’d like some help turning the television on in your room, need some fresh towels or need to know where the closest ATM is our friendly staff are always happy to help. At reception our staff can help you with choosing and booking tours and may be able to share some ‘local knowledge’ on places to see on your visit to the East Kimberley. We also like to share our knowledge about the local agriculture and Ord River irrigation. All of the team at Kununurra Country Club Resort are passionate about the wonderful region we live and work in and want our guests to experience it too.The resort is a place to relax, socialise and learn about your surroundings.

We invite you to experience the sanctuary that is the Kununurra Country Club Resort.

Whether you’re planning a trip of a lifetime along the arduous Gibb River Road or are just looking for a short getaway and want to come and experience the majestic landscapes and beauty of the East Kimberley wilderness, Kununurra Country Club Resort will look after you and make sure you have a most enjoyable holiday.

From the moment you arrive, we want you to feel ‘at home’. We look forward to welcoming you to the East Kimberley soon.