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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 May 2013

The Elkira Court Motel is a short walk away from the downtown area in Alice Springs. The swimming pool was large and looked inviting but unheated and chilly about 19 C in April. The staff were really friendly and helpful, storing our luggage and refrigerated food during the day while the room was still unavailable. The room was older with...

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Elkira, Reception / Reservations at Elkira Court Motel, responded to this review

Hi Sarah, It's positive to hear that our staff lived up to our expectations, and were friendly and curteous. We do have different room grades, some more recently renovated than others, if we have the opportunity in the future - we would love the opportunity to impress you with another room. Thank you for your feedback! Kind regards, Stephanie Dominguez

Whaley Bridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2013

You get what you pay for. No good judging this against 4* or 5* hotels. Not the best aircon. Limited views. But comfy bed, decent bathroom, friendly reception and clean. Stayed for 2 nights - going to Uluru and on return from - and would have no reservation about going again. Good location for the shops etc

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3Thank BrianW0061
Westport, Ireland
Reviewed 15 January 2013

we stayed in the hotel for 2 nights, the room was large and clean, the pool was pleasant, wifi was tiresome, it was only available in the recption area, it took ages to get into and it kept cutting out, breakfasts were good

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1Thank mandr268
sydney, australia
Reviewed 31 December 2012 via mobile

Air conditioned but the machine is unbelievably noisy and we could not sleep. The toilet also ran water continuously. Sheets didn't look clean. Reception staff not friendly. We stayed here for the location but with the benefit of hindsight should have stayed at a newer motel.

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3Thank mickysydney
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2012

Following our 4x4 week through the red center way, we decided to stop over the last night at this Best western before our flight out on NT. Very good service, very clean rooms and bathrooms, and it is walking distance from The Overlanders steakhouse (which I strongly recommend to any meat lover) The cooked breakfast was great, the coffee awesome...

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1Thank 2ExplorersIn
Singapore
Reviewed 19 October 2012

This room was described on WOTIF as a 'bungalow'. This is completely misleading. This is the smallest hotel room I have ever seen in my life. There was nowhere to put my suitcase and the only way to move around in the ensuite is to close the door every time. The ensuite is about 3 foot wide ! This was...

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2Thank sglawrence2000
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 16 October 2012

It least while i was there i can put my hands into the fire for you that evrything was totally clean. a good thing in the middle of the outback and in australia!!! the staff was multilangual, speaking german, french and englisch. comfy beds. whide range of rooms - honeymoon suites and small sheaper motel rooms :) anyhow - a...

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Reviewed 9 September 2012

Very spacious, comfortable and clean room, with good facilities for the rate charged. Good central location. Very friendly and helpful staff, including making phone call to local bus operator to find out why the expected pick up a 6.35am still hadn't arrived by 6.50am. Only downside was other guests smoking on balcony which led to smoke being present in our...

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Penrith
Reviewed 12 June 2012

Had a ground floor room. Didn't use any facilities - just somewhere to sleep. Brought own breakfast into the room. French windows onto a terrace beside the carpark. Everything we needed and easy to walk to town centre (4 minutes) and supermarket (3 minutes). Service pleasant.

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1Thank heidiandiain
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 June 2012

Elikra - Best Western Alice Springs is a good deal if you book ahead - about $139 a night. it is well locate don Bath St on the edge of Alice's CBD. But hey - you're not here to shop, you're here hopefully to see Australia's stunning red centre. So as a port of call, Elkira fits the bill just...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elkira Court Motel is centrally located in Alice Springs, providing friendly hospitality in the heart of the outback. From first-time travellers to Alice regulars, we count our guests as part of our extended family. Whether you are staying on a business or leisure trip, our accommodation has something for everybody. Your friendly hosts, Andrew and Brooke Lang, are here to make your stay as enjoyable as possible, providing expert local knowledge and personal consideration. With five different room options available, we are able to cater for all travellers on a range of budgets. Our motel has many facilities for guests, including a refurbished outdoor swimming pool and outdoor barbecue area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elkira Court Motel

Address: 65 Bath St, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia (Formerly Best Western)
Region: Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Alice Springs
Price Range: $92 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Elkira Court Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 56
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Also Known As:
Best Western Alice Springs
Alice Springs Best Western
Best Western Elkira Hotel
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“Odd numbers 105 - 109 are two back from the road. We had no road noise.”
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