We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
No whales - bad luck

It was early sept, we arrived with full of excitement and expectation to see whales. But after... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bigtupai
,
Singapore, Singapore
Beach with whales

Managed to find whales here which were viewable from the car park. This was our last stop in the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Acineto
Read all 37 reviews
27
All photos (27)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good37%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“easy park”(2 reviews)
“azure blue”(2 reviews)
“hire car”(2 reviews)
About
Contact
Castle Rock Road | via Meelup Beach Rd, Dunsborough, Western Australia 6281, Australia
Reviews (37)
Filter reviews
35 results
Traveller rating
20
14
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
20
14
1
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews easy park azure blue hire car nice beach salmon great walk margaret river region corolla track coast rivaled beaches paths bay whales ocean
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 35 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was early sept, we arrived with full of excitement and expectation to see whales. But after 1/2hr, there was no whale in sight, we even climb up the rocks to have a better view. No whales for that day. Anyway, nice view at the...More

Thank bigtupai
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Managed to find whales here which were viewable from the car park. This was our last stop in the area before heading to Margaret River so we were really lucky with the whales. There is a beach that leads up to the rock. We didn't...More

Thank Acineto
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Castle Rock is a great lookout over the ocean and for a quick walk on the beach. Watch out for the magpies though.

Thank AbPc25
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We were heading to the Castle Rock. One lady told us that we will like it. The Castle Rock is a large rock. Many like to climb it. When we arrived a man was at the top of the Castle Rock. The mountain is attractive,...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 7 May 2018

An amazing p,ace to end the day and watch the sun go down. Even with the clouds coming in it was a terrific end to the day. If you are prepared then going off the concrete path leads to some fabulous places.

Thank 5ue15
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Castle Rock near Dunsborough in the Margaret River Region of Wa is simply superb. But if you have time take the walking track from the small carpark at Bunker Bay as it will take you along the coast to Castle Rock itself. From there keep...More

1  Thank pisang
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Castle Rock is simply stunning and has to be one of my most favourite beaches in the area. The water is simply amazing, so clear and blue. Parking is available.

3  Thank lindadownunder
Reviewed 31 January 2018

this little beach is a bit rocky and not much space for lots of people but as the baby sister to Meelup its just a perfect beach. Definitely a local favorite it seems.

Thank cruizer25
Reviewed 23 January 2018

This is a fantastic rock formations about twenty minutes along from Meelup beach. It is a great walk offering such picturesque views. Well worth seeing.

Thank heatherrjolly
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

The coast along from Meelup has several stops that a re just stunning - with aquamarine water, safe swimming, contrasting with the red boulder rocks and clean sands. Castle Rock is set apart from many of the others, and is popular with families. With easy...More

Thank Richard P
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Dunsborough Central Motel
212 reviews
4.11 km away
Pullman Bunker Bay Resort Margaret River Region
2,014 reviews
6.88 km away
Smiths Beach Resort
208 reviews
11.62 km away
Cape View Beach Resort
149 reviews
18.16 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 67 nearby restaurants
Blue Manna Bistro
121 reviews
3.89 km away
Lot 80
125 reviews
1.52 km away
Wise Vineyard Restaurant
409 reviews
2.04 km away
Eagle Bay Brewing Co
585 reviews
2.87 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 54 nearby attractions
Wise Wine
27 reviews
2.08 km away
Point Piquet
6 reviews
1.96 km away
Eagle Bay Brewery
323 reviews
2.87 km away
Dunsborough Visitor Centre
98 reviews
4.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
challenge21
30 September 2016|
Answer
Response from 78Stan |
Yes drive through Dunsborough towards Cape Naturaliste. Turn right towards Meelup.The turnoff to Castle rock is on the right before you get to Meelup.
0
Votes