Flinders Ranges National Park Hotels

Wilpena Pound Resort


  • Quiet and peaceful rooms
  • Perfect for animal lovers


  • Campsites can be overrun with school groups
  • Permanent tents are overpriced

Published 07/27/2015

Fodor's Review

You couldn't ask for a more idyllic and civilized nature outpost than this popular resort at the entrance to Wilpena Pound. Here are units (10 with kitchenettes); well-equipped, spacious motel-style rooms; backpacker rooms; and permanent tents (from A$75) and campsites (from A$21) with and without electrical hookups. Kangaroos laze on the lawn by the kidney-shape pool to a relaxing sound track of birds singing and chirping. A restaurant serves meals throughout the day, and you can stock up on goods at the small supermarket. The resort runs four-wheel-drive tours, guided walks, and scenic flights, and the visitor center is a major attraction.

Hotel Information


1 Wilpena Rd., Hawker, South Australia, 5434, Australia

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Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 34 rooms, 26 units
  • Rate includes: Some meals

Published 07/27/2015

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