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    Desert Gardens Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort

    Yulara Drive, Yulara, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent20%
    • Very good44%
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    “desert gardens” (462 reviews)
    “ayers rock” (349 reviews)
    “deluxe room” (54 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 24 June 2016

    We stayed in this hotel as part of an AAT Kings Tour. It was the mid-priced option. Perfect and what we expected. Generous rooms, really helpful staff, one even walked us to our room as it was dark and a longish walk. Excellent service and...More

    Thank Jaqui L
    Reviewed 22 June 2016

    The Bad – Tired and overpriced, rooms not cleaned properly, walkways to rooms have loose tiles everywhere. Not worth the $360 per night. The Good – The Ilkari Restaurant is fantastic, we ate here for three night and every meal was outstanding.More

    Thank egypt2005
    Response from Georgia R, Customer Relations at Desert Gardens Hotel, Ayers Rock ResortResponded 23 June 2016

    Hi egypt2005 Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Ayers Rock Resort. Desert Gardens is currently undertaking a refurbishment however we are working to ensure the highest possible standards during this time and we are disappointed that we were unable to...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2016

    Stayed for 3 nights - our deluxe room was a good size, clean and with good furniture & equipment. WiFi signal was strong and the public areas & pool were clean, pleasant and enjoyable. Only slight downside were that tea & coffee supplies in the...More

    Thank Blubeckers13
    Reviewed 20 June 2016

    5 Minute drive from the airport and 15 minute drive and you are at the Rock. Make sure you ask for a Rockview room. There is an upgrade charge but it is worth it. Try and get room 396 as it has the most amazing...More

    2  Thank Julian W
    Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

    This is the "poor" cousin of the famous "Sails in the Desert" hotel just up the road. Yet this place is also quite expensive. I stayed here for three nights with a group. My room is a good size with two double beds and a...More

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    Sails in the Desert Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort
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    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$182 - US$419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 218
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    Rebecca V
    23 October 2017|
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    Response from Jon K | Reviewed this property |
    The pool did not appear to be heated. When we were there in September, a few hardy kids were swimming but it felt much too cold for us to go in! I imagine when it gets very hot as the summer moves on, it will be lovely!
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    24 July 2017|
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    Response from Sheella P | Reviewed this property |
    Definitely there is a safe. It is such a lovely hotel. I loved the pasta in the restaurant. There was a distinct flavour of bush Tucker in it. possibly Lily Pily
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    19 May 2017|
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    Response from Lisa S | Reviewed this property |
    Slow wifi, but useable on the whole property
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