We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
You added Banka Banka Station to your Saves list
Stuart Highway via Tennant Creek, Tennant Creek, Northern Territory 0861, Australia
Hotel amenities
Banka Banka Station
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Tennant Creek
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

23 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Griffith, Australia
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
17 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Oh my goodness, we enjoyed our stay here. We welcomed the green grass and shade after a long trip towing our van from Mt Isa. We stayed with our cat, they are pet friendly and the amenities wasn't that bad. Felt a bit like shearers showers, but they were clean and there was lovely cold water on a hot day.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We weren't expecting much to be honest. But when 3 dirty, dusty cyclists rocked up, Banka Banka couldn't be more welcoming. Clean facilities, beautiful sunset, and when they realised we were almost out of food, they went out of their way to re-supply us. The all our friendliness made this one of our fav stops in NT!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Nambour, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We stayed at Banka banka in June 2012. Wonderful place, we had 2 nights there and totally relaxed. Campfire and the conversations were sensational. Managers were very friendly and helpful. Cheapest washing facilities on our entire trip. So grassy after being in the dust and dirt. We will be back if we travel this way again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Cairns, Australia
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

It is dusty out west and we were growing tired of the grit in our shoes...then we stopped at beautiful Banka Banka. What an oasis this place is. From the minute we arrived to the minute we left, the managers were helpful and we were made to feel welcome and included. We have a 24 foot van and there was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Traralgon, Victoria, Australia
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
24 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Pulled in here after a long day driving, $20 a couple, it was nearly full but they managed to find room for our 3 caravans. Drive through, no power but there is water and amenities bock has hot showers and clean toilets. There's a bar with happy hour and entertainment and a big camp fire everyone can sit around. Great... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

It's is really a caravan park set up on a cattle station. Sites were grassy and service was excellent. Prices were very cheap. They was a communal fire and some great entertainment, all free. A entities were basic but very clean and included everything you needed. Highly recommend a stay here.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Canberra, Australia
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
26 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

A very convenient campsite for an overnight stay - located just off the Stuart Highway 100 km north of Tennant Creek on a pleasant cattle property. At the end of June it was busy and fairly full but the drive-through caravan sites were well organised, on level ground and all had water, no power. The facilities were clean and basic... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Port Campbell, Australia
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
82 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We stopped at Banka Banka Station for a couple of nights, very reasonable rates, lots of fresh spring water to hook up to, with the caravans parked around in a large area circular format. Very friendly caretaker, met some great friends here. No electricity available.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Ipswich, Australia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Sounds trivial, but getting some quality water to drink is wonderful. Nice spot anyway. Couple of interesting walks. We use it regularly as a camp spot when travelling around. Friendly folks and good facilities.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
26 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

Great camp spot. The owners are friendly and every night they light the bonfire everyone comes together for a few drinks and a chat. They have a reasonably priced bar. It's great to get together with everyone. The the amenities are basic but clean We call in every time we come this way

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Banka Banka Station? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Banka Banka Station

Address: Stuart Highway via Tennant Creek, Tennant Creek, Northern Territory 0861, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Tennant Creek
Number of rooms: 55

8 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (7)
View from room (1)
Other (6)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (1)
Other (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay