Famous for its long days of sunshine, spotless blue skies and brilliant beaches, Western Australia is a great place to experience some rather special natural attractions. Luxury holidays to Western Australia have something for everyone; The state’s capital Perth is an easy-going place with a chilled out café culture, and for wine lovers the Southwest famously boasts world class wineries. In the far northwest, the Kimberley is an ancient landform of rugged ranges with deep, spectacular gorges and pristine sandy beaches that fringe the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, and for great marine life the Ningaloo reef will not disappoint.

Why we think you’ll love it

  • Margaret River is the 'in' wine region in Australia because of it's great vineyards - but it also has fantastic beaches and surfing
  • It's distinctly different from the East coast, and you'll avoid touristy crowds in this region, too - wander along a beach and you won't see another person for hours

Original Highlight

There’s something very exciting about driving along the open road with such an expanse in front of you, and the West is best for these kind of experiences.

Jules, Original Traveller

Where to stay in Western Australia

Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef

Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef

Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef is an exclusive safari camp in the white sand dunes of Western Australia’s Cape Range National Park.

Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef
Faraway Bay

Faraway Bay

Far away by name and nature, Bruce and Robyn Ellison have made their home in a far corner of the Kimberley coast, one of Australia’s remotest and wildest spots.

Faraway Bay
El Questro Homestead

El Questro Homestead

Set in one million acres of remote wilderness in the Kimberley region, the El Questro Homestead is in a fairly awe-inspiring location, and is a haven for wildlife.

El Questro Homestead

Details for Western Australia

A little more info

Western Australia Luxury Holidays

Perth, the state's capital is an easy-going place of simple pleasures - sailing on the Swan River, strolling in Kings Park and enjoying a sunny afternoon sipping a cold beer.

Original Travel can arrange a variety of exciting activities to enjoy on your luxury holiday including diving or snorkelling at Ningaloo Reef with the world's largest fish - the whale shark- or manta rays. In the south west, we can organise guides to explore forests of ancient and giant trees and in the north you can sleep under a canopy of stars or explore the strange beehive-like formations of the Bungle Bungles with the help of an Aboriginal guide.

The south west is known for its world class wineries, luxury accommodation and forests of tall trees. These taper off to a ribbon of coastal hinterlands of sheltered bays and rivers, often lined with massive granite boulders and stunning outlooks.

The Kimberley is home to the remarkable Bradshaw and Wandjina paintings, usually found together and near permanent water holes. The Bradshaw paintings, dated at more than seventeen thousand years old, are amongst the most ancient rock paintings on earth.

Weather in January January February March April May June July August September October November December
  • Average Temp. — 23°C / 73°F
  • Rainfall — 12cm / 4.9 inches
  • Water Temp. — 24°C / 75°F
Flight from London

19:45 hrs

Time Difference

GMT +10 hrs

Katie and Miranda are our Western Australia experts and as seasoned travellers they have the inside track on the most memorable adventures.

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