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Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Pulled in for a cold beer and swim after visiting ormiston gorge....great outback pub but could put a little more chill in the fridge...then walked over to the Glen Helen gorge and what a treat, although already waterlogged from ormiston, just had to jump in...More

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Response from outback_oasis, Guest Relations Manager at Glen Helen LodgeResponded May 8, 2016

Hi Stephen, Thanks for sharing your recent experience at Glen Helen. You pretty much summed up a perfect day in our part of the world; a little exploring, a cold beer and a swim. Hopefully you'll get a chance to stay some time and experience...More

Reviewed April 14, 2016

Our rating somewhat influenced by the very high price for what you get, even allowing for the distance from urban centers. If you need a cabin/motel type accommodation, this is the only place on the back road from MacDonnells to Kings canyon. (Caravans or camping...More

Thank Margot P
Response from outback_oasis, Guest Relations Manager at Glen Helen LodgeResponded May 8, 2016

Hi Margot, thank you for sharing your recent experience of Glen Helen Homestead. We do understand that the price for visiting Glen Helen can be more than expected. While it is difficult to explain all that goes into operating in our location it is certainly...More

Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

We did not have too high expectations of accommodation in such a remote location. We were pleasantly surprised at the good range of facilities. The staff were very friendly and provided excellent service. The rooms are compact but comfortable. There is a water shortage -...More

Thank LindsayMann
Response from outback_oasis, Guest Relations Manager at Glen Helen LodgeResponded May 8, 2016

Hi Lindsay, Thank you for sharing your recent experience of Glen Helen Homestead. It is always nice to hear from our guests, in particular those who life at Glen Helen for what it is. I'm glad you were pleasantly surprised by the restaurant, we are...More

Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

The only accommodation in a large radius - beggars can't be choosers. My 11yr old was freaked out by the geckos in the room, but that is the location. Very very basic accommodation. Just under $200 for a small room for a family of 4....More

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Response from outback_oasis, Guest Relations Manager at Glen Helen LodgeResponded May 8, 2016

Dear Mrs Coulson, Thank you for sharing your recent experience of Glen Helen Homestead, it seems you really were treated to the full experience with Geckos, Galahs and a good old fashioned conversation with strangers. We believe it is this atmosphere that makes Glen Helen...More

Reviewed March 5, 2016

Stayed here on road trip from Alice Springs to Uluru and found the cabins very basic but clean and comfortable, good food and the staff very friendly. We found this typical of the Australian outback and would not want to change anything. Also had our...More

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Response from outback_oasis, Guest Relations Manager at Glen Helen LodgeResponded May 8, 2016

Dear Wulliebroon, Thank you for sharing your recent experience of Glen Helen Homestead. While outback life may not be to everyone's taste it is always a pleasure to hear from people who appreciate it as much as we do. Warm regards, Stacey

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Gemma'smum
April 10, 2018|
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Response from Tanya C | Property representative |
Hi there, thanks for your question. At this time we are not taking any dinner reservations as we are looking to launch a new menu at the Lodge soon! When will you be staying with us? You will definitely not require a... More
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Tim W
May 4, 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
February 25, 2015|
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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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