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    Glen Helen Homestead Lodge

    1 Namatjira Drive | West MacDonnell Ranges Via Alice Springs, West MacDonnell National Park, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
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    1 - 5 of 351 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We spent only one night in this place but it was awesome! Being almost in the middle of nowhere we got a clean and cosy room for our stay. The hotel is next to a river where you can swim or cool down at the...More

    1  Thank joachim z
    Response from outback_oasis, Manager at Glen Helen Homestead LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Joachim z we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Glen Helen and felt welcome and comfortable. It is satisfying to hear our staff looked after you well We hope the rest of your holiday in Australia is also wonderful kind regards Shelagh...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Their water is potentially unsafe, as it is untreated and unfiltered. They do not warn guests in advance. Instead, they sell bottled water for $5/liter. Authorities advise you to drink 1litre/hour in the desert. So you can imagine the killing they make with this scam....More

    Thank Phil S
    Response from outback_oasis, Manager at Glen Helen Homestead LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Phil S Unfortunately you are misinformed, and what you have written is totally incorrect, rude and defamatory. I was aware of my staff member desperately trying to explain our water situation to you during your stay and your absolute unwillingness to listen and gain...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The accommodation is aging and basic, but functional. Get used to the smell of bore water! But the location, sitting on the Finke River below the beautiful cliff face, is exceptional. Sunrise was breathtakingly beautiful. The restaurant was a real surprise - like a Spanish...More

    Thank BobAnneholiday
    Response from outback_oasis, Manager at Glen Helen Homestead LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear BobAnneHoliday thankyou for your kind review of Glen Helen We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and your meals as well, and we hope you felt really welcome Kind regards Shelagh O'Brien

    Reviewed 1 November 2017

    Staff very helpful we bought petrol and Mereenie Loop pass. Staff is friendly and helpful and place looks clean. We also asked them how to get to the Gorge and they sent us the right direction even tho is not well signposted.

    Thank wonderanna
    Response from outback_oasis, Manager at Glen Helen Homestead LodgeResponded 3 November 2017

    Dear Wonderanna thanks for your kind review. I am delighted our staff served and assisted you well to the standard we hope for Kind regards Shelagh O'Brien

    Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

    We spent three nights here and lovedusing it as a base for exploring the West Macdonnell Ranges. Glen Helen gorge is amazing to see particularly at sunrise. You can also swim in the gorge. Amenities were clean with friendly staff.More

    Thank TwiningaroundAust
    Response from outback_oasis, Manager at Glen Helen Homestead LodgeResponded 1 November 2017

    Dear TwiningaroundAust thanks for your generous review. It was great you could allow a few days to give you time for your explorations! there is so much to see in the West MacDonnell Ranges. We are so glad you enjoyed our service and facilities, and...More

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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$112 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • West MacDonnell National Park
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    Tim W
    4 May 2015|
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    Response from outback_oasis | Property representative |
    Hi there, thanks for your enquiry. We should have no problem accomodating you with unpowered camping on 19th May and this costs $12 per adult. Alternatively we have Motel rooms, ($175 per double/twin) or bunkhouse ($35 pp... More
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    Sueby63
    25 February 2015|
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    Response from outback_oasis | Property representative |
    Dear Sueby63 thanks for your enquiry. Glen Helen will have a powered site available for you in May June, with the suggestion you aim to avoid June 5,6 and 7 as we have a folk festival during these dates which will be busy... More
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    "Doesn't matter what accommodation or camping... You must stay here."
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    "The 'good' rooms are very basic. If you're happy with that, it's a beautifully quiet location"
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    "Request a room from 1-8 as they have stunning views."
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    "Get affront room facing the Gorge and away from the generator."
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