Busselton

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Busselton

This attractive coastal city is known for beautiful beaches, great local restaurants and one of the longest wooden jetties in the Southern Hemisphere.

Visit Busselton to enjoy a range of outdoor activities, including cycling, fishing and snorkelling. Relax on some of Western Australia’s best beaches or enjoy a meal in an alfresco restaurant or café. This wonderful coastal city also features a calendar of annual events, including gourmet food and wine events and music festivals.

Busselton is a great place to shop, with many boutique shops selling locally made artwork and jewellery. Visit a museum to learn about the intriguing city or admire many buildings of historical significance, including the 19th-century St. Marys Church of England, one of the oldest stone churches in Western Australia.

Stop at Busselton Museum to learn about this city’s agricultural and maritime history. This museum features 10 rooms displaying photographs, memorabilia and equipment. Sign up for a group tour to learn about Busselton’s fascinating past from a knowledgeable local volunteer.

Busselton Jetty is a historic wooden jetty and one of the city’s most popular attractions. This long structure stretches 1.8 kilometres (1.1 miles) into the stunning Geographe Bay. Board the famous jetty train, a small train that leisurely transports visitors from one end of the jetty to the other.

Discover the Busselton Jetty Underwater Observatory at the end of the jetty. This unique facility allows visitors to observe one of Western Australia’s best man-made reefs. Notice colourful tropical and subtropical corals along with many beautiful fish, sponges and invertebrates.

Relax on Busselton Beach, a stretch of fine white sand with grassy areas nearby. The tranquil water makes the beach perfect for swimming, snorkelling, kayaking and paddle boarding. Stop at the nearby Port Geographe Marina to organise fishing and whale-watching charters.

Busselton is located 220 kilometres (140 miles) south of Western Australia’s capital, Perth. The striking coastal city features luxury beach resorts, private villas and affordable self-catered apartments. Enjoy fresh seafood and modern Australian cuisine from many local restaurants.

Stay in Busselton for a friendly coastal city atmosphere, excellent wine and food and some of Western Australia’s best beaches.

Where to stay in Busselton

Bayview Geographe Resort
Bayview Geographe Resort
4 out of 5
555 Bussell Hwy, Broadwater, WA
The price is AU$78 per night from 11 Nov. to 11 Nov.
This Broadwater resort is on the beach, 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Geographe Bay, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Busselton Jetty and Broadwater Par 3 Golf Course. Busselton ...
4/5 Very Good! (960 reviews)
"The Rooms were clean, cozy and had all of extras you could need. We really enjoyed our stay."

Reviewed on 18 Oct. 2021

Bayview Geographe Resort
Abbey Beach Resort
Abbey Beach Resort
4 out of 5
595 Bussell Highway, Broadwater, WA
The price is AU$244 per night from 25 Oct. to 25 Oct.
Nestled on the beach, this Broadwater hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Busselton District Hospital, Broadwater Par 3 Golf Course and Busselton Museum. Busselton ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (981 reviews)
"Close to beach, and walkways. Lots to do in area. Walks, winerys, breweries and restaurants."

Reviewed on 7 Oct. 2021

Abbey Beach Resort
Dunsborough Central Motel
Dunsborough Central Motel
4 out of 5
50 Dunn Bay Road, Dunsborough, WA
Located in Dunsborough, this apartment building is 1 mi (1.7 km) from Country Life Farm, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Meelup Beach and Ngiligi Cave. Cape Naturaliste ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (450 reviews)
"Easy access to Netflix would be useful"

Reviewed on 19 Oct. 2021

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Dunsborough Central Motel
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The Sebel Busselton
The Sebel Busselton
4 out of 5
553 Bussell Highway, Broadwater, WA
The price is AU$205 per night from 18 Nov. to 18 Nov.
Located in Broadwater, this beach apartment building is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Geographe Bay and 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Busselton District Hospital. Broadwater Par ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (578 reviews)
"Only stayed one night love the access to the beach"

Reviewed on 15 Oct. 2021

The Sebel Busselton
Dunsborough Central Motel
Dunsborough Central Motel
4 out of 5
50 Dunn Bay Road, Dunsborough, WA
Located in Dunsborough, this apartment building is 1 mi (1.7 km) from Country Life Farm, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Meelup Beach and Ngiligi Cave. Cape Naturaliste ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (450 reviews)
"Easy access to Netflix would be useful"

Reviewed on 19 Oct. 2021

Dunsborough Central Motel
Bay Village Resort & Spa
Bay Village Resort & Spa
4.5 out of 5
26 Dunn Bay Road, Dunsborough, WA
Located in Dunsborough, this luxury aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of Dunsborough Visitor Centre and Dunsborough Beach. Geographe Bay and Country Life ...
4/5 Very Good! (177 reviews)
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"Great."

Reviewed on 9 Jun. 2021

Bay Village Resort & Spa
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