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book directWe’re a small business, on a remote island, where everything is expensive from staffing and maintenance to food and rent. Please help us keep our costs down by booking directly, rather than through an agent.

Apart from getting the LOWEST PRICE, for a limited time direct bookings will be gifted one of these framed, signed, numbered, limited-edition crab artworks we specially commissioned from local artist Lesli Bell, WORTH $500! Printed using archival grade pigments onto 100% cotton paper and mounted inside a 28cm square glass frame, this eye-catching print is small enough to pack into your suitcase, and big enough to feature on your wall back at home!

We’ll take care of everything, and are happy to answer any booking questions you may have, so please – support us by booking online, yourself.

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Guest Reviews

“Life is too short to miss Swell Lodge. Falling asleep with the stars and the ocean, delicious meals, amazing tours and knowledgeable staff made it beyond brilliant. Our souls are richer for our visit to Christmas Island.”

M. Cole

“So much more than a once in a lifetime destination. Exceptional service, amazing cuisine, guided walks from rainforest to beaches and magnificent birdlife. 5 Stars to the entire Swell Lodge team. Thank you!”

Lorraine Lovatt

“We’ve enjoyed everything about this unique remote paradise: the lodge & view; the creative cuisine; the fabulous snorkelling; the wildlife; the expert, personable guides. It has been excellent!”

SB & J Rogers

“The attention to detail and quality of every aspect of our week was exceptional and gave us the best experience of this Australian treasure imaginable. Words cannot truly give justice to this experience!”

R. Jaques

“One of the most beautiful places I have ever stayed. Unforgettable! Thank you!”

A. Opris

“Sitting on the deck watching the sun set over the ocean we felt like we were the only people on the planet! We are so fortunate to have experienced the magic of Swell Lodge. We’ll be back!”

Dan & Jahna