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Beautifully renovated and surrounded by the lush tropical gardens populated by exotic birds, historic McAlpine House is a magnificent boutique eight bedroom guest house. Personal service, combined with the ambience and old world charm is what McAlpine House reknown for.
Facilities in the hotel include a guest use gourmet kitchen, 24 hour liquor licence and bar, restaurant catering, swimming pool, library, laundry, BBQ facilities, security parking and Chinese tea house, all in a tropical garden setting.
Broome is the home of some of the most precious pearls in the world, Broome has a superb selection of pearl shops. Experience more than 140 years of Broome's unique maritime heritage. Perhaps take an historical journey through the life and times of the pearl divers on two of the last surviving perfectly restored pearl luggers.
During your stay at McAlpine House visit to Cable Beach is a must. The famous Cable Beach is one of the most stunning beaches in the world with 22 kilometres of white sand and clear tropical water. Cable Beach takes its name from the telegraph cable that was installed between Broome and Java in 1889. It's ideal for swimming, picnicking and relaxing.
If you keen on diving or fishing, private charter vessels are available to host wilderness expeditions to the Kimberley Coastline and Rowley Shoals. We can recommend boats that are ideal to charter for diving and fishing adventures.
Back in Broome, guests have a huge variety of restaurants to choose from. Whether your tastes lean toward Indonesian, Thai or Chinese flavours, you'll find authentic cuisine to your liking. Fresh seafood is available year round - much of it caught offshore.
McAlpine House is the ideal spot to stop for a few days on your journey and be indulged.
AccommodationDescribed as living history with modern luxury McAlpine House boasts historic warmth coupled with modern features. Offering a choice of home-style lodge accommodation in eight air-conditioned rooms, McAlpine House has two authentic Pearlers rooms, two Library rooms are both upstairs, three Garden suites and the McAlpine suite which takes you to another place in history, with its 19th century four poster bed, unique timberwork and latticed, enclosed poolside verandah.
ActivitiesA brilliant way to explore Broome is with your own private guide, who can customise an itinerary to suit you. Here are some ideas.
Nearest major City/TownTown - Broome
Air AccessScheduled or jet flight to Broome Airport.
Road AccessMcAlpine House is located approximately 5 minutes drive from the Broome Airport.