Self-Drive trails traversing the red heart of Western Australia

The Royal Mail Hotel

Royal Mail Hotel

Type of accommodation
Rooms are ensuite, clean, basic and come with TV, Air-con, Fridge, Tea and Coffee making facilities, Free Wi-Fi and complimentary toiletries.

Tel: (08) 9981 1148
Email: royalmailmeekatharra@gmail.com
Web: www.royalmailhotel.com.au/

Chicken Salad at the Royal Mail

Accommodation overview

The historic Royal Mail Hotel was established in 1899 and has been trading as a hotel for 120 years.

The family owned hotel has 24 ensuite rooms available: single, double, twin, triple and family rooms. Each room comes equipped with TV, aircon, tea and coffee making facilities, fridge and free wifi. We have a secure carpark which gets locked in the evening. All guests are provided with an access key.

We are an animal-friendly hotel and you are more than welcome to have your dog stay in your room. A small cleaning fee applies.

Services provided include: free laundry service for guests staying longer than two nights, cooked breakfast starting from 5 am and continental breakfast available at any time, lunch packages to takeaway. We also offer conference facilities for your company meeting - refreshments provided!

There is always plenty going on in our bar with friendly staff, pool table, free dart board, self-serve TAB, jukebox and ATM for your convenience.

The Royal Mail Bar is open 7 days a week:

Monday - Saturday: 12pm - late
Sundays & Public Holidays: 4pm - late

Get the Guide Book

Follow the pathways

The 178-page full colour guidebook paints a colourful picture of the region - its history, nature and its charismatic characters following three self-drive trails through the Gascoyne-Murchison - the Wool Wagon Pathway, Miners Pathway and the Kingsford Smith Mail Run.

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Plan Your Trip

Safety checklist

While the Outback Pathways have opened the heart of the Gascoyne and Murchison to visitors, many areas on the self-drive trails remain remote and warrant extra travel precautions.

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Local Attractions

Wildflowers

WildflowersLate July - September
Wildflowers adorn much of the Gascoyne Murchison in spring time after plentiful rains.

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Station Stays

Station StaysApril - October
Outback Australian station stays offer you a unique holiday experience. Friendly hosts welcome you onto their stations and homesteads for a taste of country life in the Aussie Outback.

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Birdlife

Bird lifeAll year round
Waterways are ideal locations to experience the harmonious sounds and colourful sights of hundreds of birds that dwell in the Gascoyne Murchison region.

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Astronomy

AstronomyAll year round
You've never seen the stars shine as brightly as they do in the Gascoyne Murchison.

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Geology

GeologyAll year round
You'll experience a unique feeling of timelessness as you travel through country that possesses some of the oldest rocks in the world.

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