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Desert Gardens Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Yulara Drive | Ayers Rock Resort, Yulara, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
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Gaborone, Botswana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Not quite like anything we'd experienced before, and not at all unpleasant. It really does have the feel of an enormous motel. Having said that, our room looked like it had been refurbished fairly recently and it had everything we needed. Perhaps the biggest plus of the Yulara resort in general is the number of well-publicised activities, some of which... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 days and enjoyed our room although it was a very long way from reception. Almost got lost getting back to our rooms in the dark one night with all its twists and turns. The room was clean and very comfortable and the private terrace outside was shady and pleasant. We woke on the first morning... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

just back from 4 days in uluru, we had a rock view room, expensive but it was worth the king bed and the view. Hotel was very nice staff were very helpfull. everything is very expensive everywhere in Yalara, you have to take in logistics to get product there.A.T.T KINGS tours were very professional, we did the sounds of silence... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 4 days in September 2014. The reception staff were all friendly and very helpful. The room was spacious and clean with a balcony. I hear you can have a view of Ayers Rock for an extra cost, however just step outside and you can see it! The restaurant was very disappointing, I would recommend to eat at... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked a two night AAT Kings package at the Desert Gardens. A very good choice, comfortable rooms and good food. Prices are a bit steep but I guess they have a captive audience and of course everything has to be brought in overland from I think Adelaide. The tours are very well organised, do book the Sounds of Silence... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Accommodation was clean and modern. Food was great quality and plentiful. Staff very friendly and approachable. It's expensive but less so over two nights, and not much you can do about it it's in the middle of nowhere. Painful that internet costs extra given how much you pay. Buffet breakfast comprehensive and good quality. Coffee expensive at 4.50 a cup.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

All the accommodation in this area is expensive, but the Desert Gardens was a nice place to stay. It was clean, had everything we needed and our room was quiet. There are lots of tours you can do and other activities. We chose to do our own thing. They also have artists-in-residence which was interesting and we saw some beautiful... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a lovely peaceful place. The gardens and views were spectacular. The staff are very helpful. Many are students in a training course. The buffet breakfast was extensive. Didn't eat in the restaurant for any other meal. Great.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel provided a spacious room that was clean and contained all items needed. Room was quiet and contained two beds and two sinks in the bathroom. The view of Uluru was breathtaking. The food at the hotel bistro was spectacular and I'm still thinking about the mini wagyu beef sliders. The staff were amazing and they had exceptional service... More

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Address: Yulara Drive | Ayers Rock Resort, Yulara, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
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Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Yulara
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Hotel Class:4 star — Desert Gardens Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort 4*
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Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel is a superior hotel at Voyages Ayers Rock Resort. Magnificent ghost gums and flowering native shrubs are the setting for this hotel. Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel is centrally located to all resort and touring facilities and offers a range of accommodation, from shaded poolside rooms to deluxe rooms overlooking the desert.You can relax in the comfort of your own private balcony or courtyard, or unwind in the hotel's pool, sipping cocktails from the Bunya bar. It's only a short stroll to the Resort's numerous lookouts, where you can view what is arguably Australia's best sunset, with the spectacular play of colours across the face of Uluru and the surrounding desert. Once the sun has set, dine at Arnguli Grill and savour an a la carte flame grilled menu. ... more   less 
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