The Basin, Rottnest Island

(4.6/5 based on 150 reviews on the web)
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  • On a good sunny day, this is heaven. Clear blue waters. White sands. Some rocky bits but not really an issue. There was a spot with a strong current heading out so I would be cautious there. Toilets a...  more »
  • After our bike ride around Rottnest Island - which is a must for any visitor - we rode back to 'The Basin' which was the most beautiful and sheltered spot out of all the stunning bays we rode past. Th...  more »
  • One of the mythical beaches of the beautiful island of Rottnest, with white sand and turquoise water to the appointment. Very quiet and easy to access. Bring an umbrella because the Sun is strong.
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  • The basin is the popular swimming location at Rottnest island has a road and cycleway to the location with fresh water showers where you can swim snorkel and sunbake
  • A great place for Children & Adults to snorkel, swim & have some fun in the water or just take the sun in on the beach, grass area or under the shelter. There are toilet facilities & outdoor showers at "The Basin". It's only a short ride or walk from the Town centre.
  • Nice at sunset
  • Love it here!