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Thomson Bay

Henderson Avenue | Rottnest Island, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia
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First stop on rotto

Thank-you for a fantastic coffee on arrival to Rotto. Beautiful view from the deck and great to sit... read more

Reviewed yesterday
perthite1972
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Perth, Australia
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Thompson bay cottage accommodation

Had a great stay in one of the cottages. Our 4 bedroom (336) was spacious, super clean an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dave K
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Henderson Avenue | Rottnest Island, Cockburn, Rottnest Island, Western Australia 6161, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thank-you for a fantastic coffee on arrival to Rotto. Beautiful view from the deck and great to sit while the kids play in the playground

Thank perthite1972
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great stay in one of the cottages. Our 4 bedroom (336) was spacious, super clean an comfortable. The location was excellent, near the centre and right on the beach with views of the mainland. Cottages are basic but have all you need. The...More

Thank Dave K
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Went for the Rottnest Swim had 3 bedroom cabin Thomson Bay south. Lovely clean and comfortable, by the beach with sea views to Fremantle. Great cabins at great location close to everything.

Thank Kathy B
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

It was a Xmas week, on a busy windy summer day...lots of locals and foreign tourists flocking to the island. I just walk around the bay, talking photos and selfies, found a shaded spot and had a great time people watching while enjoying my ice-cream....More

Thank Ruzana A
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

Ferry lands here and houses visitor centre , cafes and supermarket so get information , supplies and water before setting off. After a long day exploring the island stop here gain for a snack and drink before heading home. The Quokkas will attempt to join...More

Thank 147ChrisB
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Few restaurants and shops in the main are of Thompson Bay, near the ferry jetty. A lot of quokkas jumping around and looking for food.

Thank MateEeMa
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

When you arrive on the ferry you arrive at Thomson Bay. There are shops and the Visitors Centre and it is here you catch the bus tours or walk along to the train station. Toilets are available and there re various options for food and...More

Thank Michael N
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

It can be a long walk down the pier in the rain, but shelter and the visitors' centre awaits you at its base. It is a short distance to the shopping precinct and your fill of Quokkas and food. The bus stop is only about...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Thomson Bay on Rottnest Island is the first bay you see, when you arrive there. I would also say, Thomson Bay is kind of the "centre" on Rotto. You can find the harbour there, the Visitors Centre plus an ATM, the Dome Cafe, the supermarket,...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

I am over 80 years old and have been visiting Rottnest for 60 years. I have never understood the total lack of shelter at the ferry departure area on the jetty (summer and winter).

Thank Peter T
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875julie
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Response from Kevin B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Julie, Are you looking to stay at a hotel or just rent one of the cabins?
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