Nestled on the water's edge, Crab Claw Island is located on the south-western side of Bynoe Harbour. Guests can enjoy a swim in the indoor pool. BBQ facilities are available or you can enjoy a meal at the onsite restaurant. The air-conditioned cabins feature a balcony. There is a private bathroom. All cabins offer a fridge and an electric kettle. Darwin is located 135 km away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Free private parking available on-site



Water sport facilities on site



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Room type
Number of guests
2 single beds
1 double bed
4 single beds
1 double bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 1
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Guest reviews


Value for money
High score for Bynoe Harbour
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Shepherd
    Location, fishing, wildlife, and raised up accommodation and walkways. Breakfast was good.
  • Nicole
    Remote getaway - perfect spot to relax and watch the waves (or fish!) I loved the atmosphere and the tropical aesthetic.
  • Ian
    Absolutely fantastic place, thoroughly enjoyed the ambience and location. We stayed in the cabins which were excellent however very tired and nmreally need a makeover however this was not an issue for me as the location more than compensate for...

Property surroundings

1 restaurant on site

  • The Island Bar and Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      Seafood • Local
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner

Resort facilities of Crab Claw Island

Most popular facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free parking
  • Beachfront
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Bar
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Beach
  • Water sport facilities on site
  • Fishing
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Wired internet is available in the business centre and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Express check-in/check-out
    Reception services
    • Invoice provided
    Entertainment and family services
    • Kids' outdoor play equipment
    • Board games/puzzles
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • 24-hour security
    • Safety deposit box
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Fan
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Indoor swimming pool
    • Open all year
    Languages spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Crab Claw Island takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 14:00 to 22:00


    From 07:00 to 10:00



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There is no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa Eftpos Cash Crab Claw Island accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    If you expect to arrive outside reception opening hours, please inform Crab Claw Island in advance, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

    Please note that there is a 1.7% charge when you pay with a Visa or Mastercard credit card.

    Please note that there is a 3.3% charge when you pay with an American Express or Diners Club credit card.

    Please inform Crab Claw Island in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

    FAQs about Crab Claw Island

    • Yes, Crab Claw Island is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Room options at Crab Claw Island include:

      • Quadruple
      • Family

    • Crab Claw Island has 1 restaurant:

      • The Island Bar and Restaurant

    • The prices at Crab Claw Island may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Crab Claw Island offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Fishing
      • Beachfront
      • Beach
      • Water sport facilities on site
      • Swimming Pool
      • Live sport events (broadcast)

    • Check-in at Crab Claw Island is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

    • Crab Claw Island is 600 yards from the centre of Bynoe Harbour. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.