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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Dated accommodation expensive but clean and attached to hotel if needed for meals. Friendly staff. Parking outside the unit is a challenge. Entrance gates locked at night but accessible with a code. Gardening not a priority.

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Thank Annemarie H
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We (group of four) were in Derby filming a television series and were recommended the Derby Inn. The rooms were a pleasant surprise from our first impressions on arrival, and were nice and spacious - ideal for our couple of nights stay in town. The meals in the restaurant were very nice too. Only gripe (and this is an ongoing...

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Thank leenome
Trafalgar, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We were here 6 years ago and thought we would call in for a cold beverage. It's changed a lot atmosphere is run down and drink prices over inflated our friends had a pint of beer each at the cost of $24 for 2. Cider in the bottle was a bit more realistic at $6.60.

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Thank JenniferW1959
Lake Macquarie
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in a motel unit, the room was quite large with queen bed and a good sized modern TV. It had a good split system A/C which was quiet and well appreciated. Jug, toaster, MW and fridge were provided. A small table and chairs would have been an asset, as we had to sit on the bed...

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Thank Ballantrae
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Spent the afternoon here with some locals putting some bets on the TAB. Drinks a little expensive but staff very friendly. Food was great. Had the t bone special. Was recommend to come here by the caravan park. Can't say about accommodation but looks good from the outside.

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Thank Kelliem6
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 10 September 2015

had a great dinner here. six of us showed up that the hotel on a busy night but the staff found us a table an treated us well. meals came out quick and hot. staff where great. price's about right for up here.

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Thank mooi1959
Narooma, Australia
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

I would recommend this place especially after having to walk away from a place we had booked months earlier. Basic comfortable rooms good bar area good cold draught beer and quality meals. Rate this as exceptional value. Great after our earlier experience elsewhere.

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Boab_Inn, Manager at Derby Boab Inn, responded to this review

So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us here at the Derby Boab. We look forward to being able to service your accommodation requirements in the future.

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 5 July 2015

We chose this place for its convenience. So pleased that we did. Against some of the reports here, I chose the beef with Guiness pie, my hubby had a boab burger. As an entree we had the lemon squid. Superb, so tender, served with a lovely fresh salad. My pie was incredible, beautiful flavour and the meat was so tender....

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Thank Maggie F
Boab_Inn, Manager at Derby Boab Inn, responded to this review

So glad to hear you enjoyed your meal at our Lalgardi restaurant. I will pass your comments on to the chef.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 23 June 2015

When traveling in this part of WA there are limited options of where to stop for a night. The Boab Inn, was fine for a one-night stop over. The staff were friendly and the check in / out process simple. The room was small, clean and very basic, with no extras. There was substantial noise of what appeared to be...

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Derby, Australia
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

This place was the best place to eat in Derby had a great menu but now it's changed and so have the chef. I know as I'm a local. Wife had a beef and Guinness pie $20 which was flavourless and disappointing. I had a Parma $27 which had been deep fried till black then cheese and ham slapped on...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Boab Inn is situated centrally on Derby's main highway, Loch Street. We have 48 fully air conditioned motel rooms and offer friendly service plus great value for money. Whether you're visiting Derby for business or pleasure we would like your stay to be both comfortable and enjoyable. We have a great selection of modern rooms that accommodate Double, Twin, Triple and Family shares. All are equipped with comfortable beds, en-suite bathroom, flat screen TV, free in house movies, Foxtel, fridge and kettle. Guest facilities also include a fully shaded swimming pool, a perfect retreat from the Kimberley sun, and BBQ area. The hotel also has secure parking with large gates and security cameras. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Derby Boab Inn

Address: 100 Loch Street, Derby, Western Australia 6728, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Kimberley Region > Derby
Price Range: £68 - £89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Derby Boab Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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“Make sure before booking your room that it has been recently renovated.”
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“Rooms closer to the road and entry are fine, normal type accommodation, there are others however out the back which are, it appears, nothing more than pre-fab dongas.”
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