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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had 3 days of fishing, the end result was fantastic, the guides were very professional, the lodge clearly had a strong commitment to guest satisfaction. Although the main aim of theses types of trips are for the fishing, the fact that the whole setup,...More

Thank sebastianpT7438KW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had two fantastic days . We caught a wide variety of fish species in the river systems and in the blue water fishing. We were looked after by a wonderful team of staff who all tried to make our stay an enjoyable experience. Our...More

Thank Jonah56
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

With a group of nine our week at the Lodge was sensational Great facilities both accommodation and meals Somma and Scotty’s team of staff and fishing guides provide a very high standard of service The fishing is terrific with many species landed then released with...More

Thank Ron T
Reviewed June 29, 2017

This lodge was a great base for fishing with an expert and attentive guide (Tom Cruise) who ensured we caught fish, were safe and had a great time. Returning each day with fish and fishing stories was enhanced by the professional and friendly staff who...More

1  Thank Kerry C
Response from Summa G, Manager at Melville Island LodgeResponded July 13, 2017

Hi Kerry, Thank you for the review.It was a pleasure hosting yourself, John,Vicki and Neil and I will definitely pass on your kind words to all the staff, especially Tom!! We look forward to meeting you all again and seeing if anyone can beat that...More

Reviewed April 25, 2016

Comfortable accomodation, excellent food, excellent service, knowledgeable guides, well worth the money. If you are a die hard fisho you will love this place and if you want to see a stunning part of our world this is it. Interacting with the local indigenous people...More

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catdogchook
April 19, 2016|
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Response from Nigel B | Property representative |
Hi Catdogchook, I'm guessing you live rural by the name. :) We have discussed the upside and the downside of having a pool installed for over 9 years. To be honest, I'm not sure we're any closer to getting one installed. One... More
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Meuley
April 12, 2016|
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Hi Meuley, thanks for the question. We are specifically a fishing lodge and are not set up for non fishos I'm afraid. I have a solution for you though. There is a motel in town with kitchen facilities and they also hire out... More
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catdogchook
September 7, 2014|
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Hi Catdogchook, thanks for your question. As I'm sure your aware, all the waters in the top end are inhabited with saltwater crocadiles all year round so swimming in salt water is a big nono. On top of that, the marine... More
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"If you prefer private bathroom facilites book a VIP room with ensuite for a litttle more."
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"Ask for the rooms with ensuite bathrooms."
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"Choose the Private Room, bit extra, but nice quiet area."
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"This not a hotel as such,but a fishing lodge.You have a choice of shared facilities or 2 rooms with..."
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