Halfway between Kakadu National Park and Darwin, Mary River Park features 2 swimming pools and an on-site seasonal restaurant. Each air-conditioned cottage includes a veranda overlooking the natural landscape. Located along 1.9 mi of riverfront, Mary River Park is a haven for woodland and wetland plants and animals. It is a 10-minute drive from fishing spots at Hardy's Billabong, Corroboree Billabong and Shady Camp. All cottages have a private bathroom, plus a refrigerator and tea/coffee making facilities. Guests at Mary River Park Marrakai can enjoy fishing in the Mary River, bird watching and boat cruises.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Aug 16, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.4)

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
1 queen bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 3
This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
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Value for money
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  • Hello could you tell me the earliest I can che in and what time is check out? Thank you

    2 pm in the afternoon
    Answered on 20 January 2022
  • Good evening . I would like to ask if there is a microwave in the main kitchen area ? thanks

    Hi Yes we have a Microwave in our Camp Kitchen .
    Answered on 12 May 2021
  • How do we book a powered caravan site?

    Hi you can book on our Web site
    Answered on 19 July 2022
  • Hello, Just wondering is there a bathroom or is it shared facilities. Carli

    Hi Carli, The Safari Tents use the camping amenities block Regards Meaghan
    Answered on 31 March 2021
  • Hi, I am looking at accommodation on 2 different booking sites. Is the Standard Cottage and the Bush Bungalow the same thing? What does 'attached priv..

    Good Morning, Yes the Standard and Bush Bungalow are the same Bungalow. All of our Bungalows have ensuites
    Answered on 24 August 2021
  • Hi I just wanted to ask if you have a free cancellation policy. Kind regards Kathy

    Hi kathy, We either have our non-refundable policy or the free cancellation upto 24 prior to arrival. When booking it depends on which option you sel..
    Answered on 16 December 2020
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Host Info

Company review score: 8.8Based on 5,821 reviews from 15 properties
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Property info

Mary River Wilderness Retreat and Caravan Park is located halfway between Darwin and Kakadu National Park. This family owned and operated eco-tourism property offers budget to deluxe accommodation, caravan & camping sites, restaurant, campers kitchen & amenities, bush walks, river cruises and many other great facilities and experiences. Mary River Wilderness Retreat is the ideal base to fish and explore the Mary River, Hardies Lagoon, Shady Camp or the South Alligator. It is also a great stop over on Natures Way which takes in Kakadu and a range of other Top End attractions.

Language Spoken


Area info *

2 Restaurants On Site

  • Gecko's
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Romantic
  • Continental Breakfast
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
    • Ambience

Amenities of Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River

Most popular amenities
  • 2 swimming pools
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • 2 restaurants
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Linens
  • Alarm clock
  • Garden view
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Pool table
    Additional charge
  • Fishing
    Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
No internet access available.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Packed lunches
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Convenience store on site
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoorFree!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool with view
  • Saltwater pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
Pool 2 – outdoorFree!
  • Open all year
  • Adults only
  • Pool with view
  • Saltwater pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


From 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Cash is not accepted Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

The fine print

Payment will be taken at the time of booking.

Please note that there is a 1.05% surcharge when paying with a Visa or Mastercard credit card and there is a 1.98% surcharge when you pay with American Express credit card. Please note that the property does not accept pre-paid debit cards.

Valid photo identification and the same credit card used at the time of booking must be presented on arrival. The property has the right to refuse any booking when the guest cannot provide a valid photo ID or valid credit card that matches the name on the booking. Cash is not an acceptable form of deposit at this property.

This property enforces a strict 'Non-Smoking Policy'.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Please inform Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Restaurant is closed from Sat, Dec 12, 2020 until Thu, Apr 01, 2021

Gecko's : Closed from Tue, May 10, 2022 until Tue, Feb 28, 2023

FAQs about Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River

  • Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River is 15.5 miles from the center of Marrakai. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

  • The prices at Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Pool table
    • Fishing
    • Happy hour
    • Swimming pool

  • Yes, Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Check-in at Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Breeze Holiday Parks - Mary River has 2 restaurants:

    • Continental Breakfast
    • Gecko's