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Glen Helen Lodge

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1 Namatjira Drive West MacDonnell Ranges National Park, West MacDonnell National Park, Northern Territory 0872 Australia See on map
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I visited 6 years ago on our journey through the middle of this great country. Last week we returned with two other couples on a trip across Australia. Nothing has changed! We booked in late January as a group for September this...More

Thank john k
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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

Lets start with the positives; the room was clean, the shower was good and its in a fabulous setting. However, the resort itself is tired and you'd only expect to pay $70 tops for the room in another location. We recognise there's a markup for...More

1  Thank bridgesontheroad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

...but book in advance. Ok, the washing facilities are a tad limited but this can be forgiven when you are in a gorgeous situation like this one. Plus the bar and food are great considering you're in the middle of Australia a few hundred kms...More

Thank carolineilic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have ventured out to Glen Helen, you have to appreciate being able to park your RV at a powered site, walk over to the bar/restaurant and sip on a cold drink with magnificent cliffs in the background. We used this van park as...More

Thank Chris A
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Glen Helen Lodge (formerly Glen Helen Homestead) is the only accommodation located within the Tjoritja - West MacDonnell Ranges National Park, 130km west of Alice Springs. On the banks of the Finke River and ...More adjacent to Glen Helen Gorge, it offers a genuine outback welcome, compact and comfortable rooms and an award winning restaurant. Less
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Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$110 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Glen Helen Resort
Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > West MacDonnell National Park
Traveller (238)
Room & Suite (59)
Dining (15)
Pool & Beach (6)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Nearby RestaurantsSee all restaurants
Namatjira Gallery Restaurant
54 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 7 attractions in West MacDonnell National Park
Hermannsburg Historic Precinct
62 reviews
30.64 km away
Glen Helen Gorge
53 reviews
.49 km away
Ormiston Gorge
158 reviews
8.40 km away
Ochre Pits
34 reviews
20.69 km away
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Val B
2 July 2018|
Response from TanyaC2222 | Property representative |
Hi Val, all of our powered campsites are fully booked out. This is one of the busiest times of the year. We do have some unpowered camping available however suggest you call the lodge to confirm space is available as that is... More
10 April 2018|
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Response from TanyaC2222 | 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
Tim W
4 May 2015|
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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"Stress that you get a front room to enjoy the view."
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"Book early....the comments about not being able to find accomodation with one day's notice may reflect..."
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"If camping with a tent, choose a grassed unpowered site - best view of the Range and much easier to hammer in..."
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"Request a gorge view room."
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