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Glen Helen Lodge

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  • Excellent16%
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  • Average22%
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  • Terrible7%
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a powered campsite, for a 1-night stay. You are essentially staying in the driveway of the old homestead, which has seen better days. The sites had both power and water, which is all we needed. The view of the cliff walls and river...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We spent only one night in this place but it was awesome! Being almost in the middle of nowhere we got a clean and cosy room for our stay. The hotel is next to a river where you can swim or cool down at the...More

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Response from outback_oasis, Manager at Glen Helen LodgeResponded 25 November 2017

Dear Joachim z we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Glen Helen and felt welcome and comfortable. It is satisfying to hear our staff looked after you well We hope the rest of your holiday in Australia is also wonderful kind regards Shelagh...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

StAyed here on recommendation of Alice springs friends. Was a bit shocked when arriving. Check in was easy. View from room..lovely. Bar well stocked, though barman seemed a little inexperienced. He was polite tho! Dinner was lovely. Chicken breast with garlic sauce 👌 Room was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of 4 stayed here for one night enroute from Alice Springs to Kings Canyon. As mentioned in other reviews, the resort had just changed ownership in the past few days so alot of new staff but all were friendly and helpful. Our room...More

1  Thank Janine G
Response from Tanya C, Manager at Glen Helen LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Janine G, Thanks for your honest review. The Glen Helen Lodge has been going through a period of transition and we thank you for not only your understanding, but also your patience during this time. We appreciate your kind words on our friendly and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here while running parts of the Larapinta trail and highly recommend it. The new management had just taken over but were able to cater for a large group of hungry thirsty runners asking for early morning coffees . Espresso available in the desert!...More

Thank SusanmSydney
Response from Tanya C, Manager at Glen Helen LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi SusanmSydney, We loved having the Rejoov Runners visit us at Glen Helen Lodge! Seeing your dedication and commitment to your running adventures each day was a real treat. Thank you for your kind words on the customer service given by our staff. P.S -...More

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US$118 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$118 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Gemma'smum
10 April 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
4 May 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
26 February 2015|
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Response from outback_oasis | Property representative |
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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