Fodor's Expert Review Kings Canyon Resort

Luritja Rd. Fodor's Choice

The best place to stay near Watarrka National Park, this resort is 9 km (6 miles) from Kings Canyon and offers accommodations ranging from budget-friendly rooms with shared bathrooms and campsites to deluxe cabins with luxurious spa tubs overlooking rugged rock formations. Dining options include a casual pioneer barbecue, fine dining at Carmichael’s, or the impressive six-course Under a Desert Moon outdoor dining experience, as well as a bar and bistro.

PROS

  • dining options for every budget
  • complimentary activities and tour bookings available at reception
  • game and trivia nights are offered several times a week

CONS

  • own transport needed to get to the canyon (beyond a guided tour)
  • Wi-Fi is only available for purchase
  • it's about four hours from Uluru and five hours from Alice Springs

QUICK FACTS

Resort
FamilyRomantic
Casual
Remote
Local Flavor
$$$$

HOTEL INFO

Phones: - 08 - 7210--9600

HOTEL DETAILS

177 rooms
Rate Includes: No Meals

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