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Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge, Ayers Rock Resort

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I paid $260 a night for a room with two sets of bunk beds (with a bathroom and toilet in the room however). I felt like I was in the backpacker resort! And February is off season!! I dread to think how expensive it is...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the misfortune of staying at outback Pioneer Hotel while we were visiting Ulluru. From outset, check in process was ok, yes there was a queue but we got there eventually. The rooms had a very stale smell to it and it looked like...More

Thank Naran K
Response from Georgia R, Customer Relations at Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge, Ayers Rock ResortResponded 1 week ago

Hi Naran K I am very sorry to read that your stay at the Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge did not meet expectations. I was particularly concerned to read that you felt your room had not been cleaned to the highest possible standard as this...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wish this was a classic example of you get what you pay for, but it isn’t...the hotel is way overpriced for what it is which is an automatic turnoff. The hotel is in need of an upgrade esp given the price point (most expensive...More

Thank DViddy2013
Response from Georgia R, Customer Relations at Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge, Ayers Rock ResortResponded 1 week ago

Hi DViddy2013 I am very sorry to read of your experience staying with us at the Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge. I was particularly concerned to read that the service did not meet expectations as this an area in which we normally pride ourselves and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed in several dorms around the world and I was really happy with the one at the Outback Pioneer. First the bunk beds were really good, they were firmed, fixed and comfortable. The communal areas as toilets, showers (with soap dispenser) and kitchen...More

Thank CACH88
Response from Georgia R, Customer Relations at Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge, Ayers Rock ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi CACH88 Thank you for sharing your experience at the Outback Pioneer Lodge and the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. We are all so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we thank you for choosing to visit Ayers Rock Resort. Kind Regards Andrew Freak General...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4 of us (mostly retired people) stayed at the Outback Pioneer Hotel. There are not many choices of where to stay close to Uluru, But to get the most out of our short stay we wanted to be right at the Ayers Rock Resort. The...More

Thank Diane P
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Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
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Air Conditioning
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$173 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$173 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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thejeannieologist
February 13, 2018|
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Response from traveller020953 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a laundry and I think you can get detergent Enjoy your holiday
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ndk30
September 24, 2017|
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Response from Celia A | Reviewed this property |
The lodge is very simple, you have there 4 bed and the other people can share the room with you. There you have not a shower or toilet, but the bathroom is not so far away. You have to share the toilet and the shower, but... More
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christine94
September 18, 2017|
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Response from vickie_allport | Reviewed this property |
I believe breakfast runs until 10.30 so you should be back in time.
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"Make sure you get room with a bathroom in it. It looks like there are cheaper options for youth groups, etc."
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"Make sure that you book the hotel if you want an ensuite bathroom. The lodge is more suited to young back..."
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"basically all the same"
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"Id ont think it matters much which room you choose"
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