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Sails in the Desert Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort

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Yulara Drive Ayers Rock Resort, Yulara, Northern Territory 0872 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Sails in the Desert is a luxury hotel which caters for every aspect of one's trip to Uluru. The front desk staff are very helpful and courteous. As we only had a couple of nights, the staff at the front desk recommended the tours we...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Daraius B
Response from AyersRockResort, Customer Relations at Sails in the Desert Hotel, Ayers Rock ResortResponded yesterday

HI Daraius B Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Sails in the Desert and we are delighted that you so enjoyed your stay and in particular your tours and activities. It will be my pleasure to share your feedback directly...More

Reviewed yesterday

We had 4 nights at Sails and the staff are very friendly, check in was easy and they were very accommodating with all our tours and changes we made. The Breakfast was fantastic, everything you needed, however the 5 star restaurant is located at one...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Rita B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After months of reviewing price researching I made my decision to travel to the Northern Territory. I chose Outback Spirit as my tour company as I had heard of their attention to detail comfortable accomodation and excellent tour guides. I was not disappointed. My tour...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank lti045
Reviewed yesterday

We recently spent 3 nights at Sails in the Desert in 42 degrees heat and found it to be everything it claims it is. What a lovely experience. Airport transfer was quick and easy, check in was great and it was lovely to be met...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank helens5061
Response from AyersRockResort, Customer Relations at Sails in the Desert Hotel, Ayers Rock ResortResponded yesterday

Hi helens5061 Thank you for your lovely review of your stay at Sails in the Desert and we are delighted that you so enjoyed your time with us. It will certainly be my pleasure to share your feedback directly with our team. It is particularly...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Positioned as the premium option within Yulara township, Sails is priced accordingly. As such, the painted breeze block exterior was a bit of a surprise. However, the interior of the room was very comfortable and stylish, though the shower-over-bath was a slight let down. Breakfast...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank KaleneAndy
Response from AyersRockResort, Customer Relations at Sails in the Desert Hotel, Ayers Rock ResortResponded 2 days ago

Hi KaleneAndy Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your recent experience at Sails in the Desert. While we are so pleased that you enjoyed your overall stay with us I greatly appreciate your constructive comments and I assure you that...More

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Description
In Australia's Red Centre, the five star Sails in the Desert hotel beautifully contrasts Uluru's raw natural beauty with a decidedly luxurious outback holiday experience. Soaring white sails crown Ayers Rock More Resort's Sails in the Desert hotel, shading 228 luxury five star rooms and suites. Discover the passion behind Aboriginal art at Sails in the Desert's Mulgara Gallery. Then be lulled into complete relaxation by one of the Red Ochre Spa's package treatments. Sails in the Desert hotel features an expansive gumtree lined heated swimming pool and a diversity of modern dining, bar and lounge options. Choose Sails in the Desert for an outback holiday with a unique style and modern luxury. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
232
Price range
$240 - $443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sails In The Desert Ayers Rock Hotel Yulara
,
Sails In The Desert Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort Australia/Yulara
Location
Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Yulara
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
232
Price range
$240 - $443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sails In The Desert Ayers Rock Hotel Yulara
,
Sails In The Desert Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort Australia/Yulara
Location
Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Yulara
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Traveler (1,844)
Room & Suite (468)
Pool & Beach (96)
Dining (90)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Business Center & Event Rooms (5)
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Questions & Answers
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queenslandlisa
November 27, 2018|
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Response from AyersRockResort | Property representative |
Hi Lisa T Ayers Rock Resort operates regular hours for breakfast on Christmas Day. Additionally, there are range of special options for Christmas lunch and I would recommend contacting the Voyages Travel Centre to book in... More
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lisamwalker2008
October 15, 2018|
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Response from AyersRockResort | Property representative |
Hi lisamwalker2008 There are two helicopter companies operating a range of flight options around Uluru & Kata Tjuta. Professional Helicopter Services and Ayers Rock Helicopters. I highly recommend contacting Ayers Rock... More
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lisamwalker2008
October 13, 2018|
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Response from Iznik8 | Reviewed this property |
Happy Birthday! I hope you enjoy your trip! Field of Lights was lovely - we enjoyed the canapés whilst watching the sunset and then took a peaceful walk through the field. It is subtle (albeit on a big scale), but I... More
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"We had a room on the ground floor at the back of the resort which was very quiet and peaceful."
dbattiw
yesterday
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"Recommend booking on the Ground floor near the pool."
helens5061
yesterday
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"book near reception"
785annp
1 week ago
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"Ground floor means you do not have to lug case up stairs"
952valc
4 weeks ago
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