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    Glen Helen Homestead Lodge

    1 Namatjira Drive | West MacDonnell Ranges Via Alice Springs, West MacDonnell National Park, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          • Excellent14%
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

          We enjoyed Glen Helen Resort. Our room was basic but clean. The reception, breakfast and bar offered good service and healthy fare at sensible prices - not an easy combo to strike in the outback. The restaurant punches way above its weight and the outdoor...More

          1  Thank Sally K
          Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

          Great location to see the West Macdonnell ranges. Lovely service. We camped and had a huge site (which we needed). Nathan should get employee of the month as he was excellent. One young lady employee was a bit rude but otherwise it was tops

          Thank Lisa W
          Response from outback_oasis, Front Office Manager at Glen Helen Homestead LodgeResponded 5 May 2017

          Hi Lisa, Thank you for sharing your recent experience at Glen Helen Homestead Lodge. It's great to hear you had such a wonderful stay. We think we're pretty lucky to have Nathen around as well! Kind regards Stacey

          Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

          While the hotel is pretty rustic/basic, it's still in an amazing spot. I'd stay here again, and the food in the restaurant was surprisingly amazing! The staff excellent too. Highly recommend doing the scenic helicopter flight over the gorge.

          Thank nagrom55
          Response from outback_oasis, Front Office Manager at Glen Helen Homestead LodgeResponded 5 May 2017

          Hi nagrom55, Thank you for your great feedback. It's always nice to hear from guests who have had a wonderful experience and made the most of all that we offer at Glen Helen. We hope to see you back here again soon. Stacey

          Reviewed 25 April 2017

          Little beauty spot, share with us by our friends from Alive Springs. It was quite a drive, possible 110kms but well worth the journey. Watering hole, at the foot of a gorge with great views, nature, wildlife and a little cafe serving excellent food. Not...More

          Thank MGL262
          Response from outback_oasis, Front Office Manager at Glen Helen Homestead LodgeResponded 5 May 2017

          Hi MGL262, Thank you for your great feedback. It's nice to hear that you had such a wonderful experience with your friends. Hopefully we will see you back here again soon Stacey

          Reviewed 13 April 2017

          The staff were friendly and glad to see us. Our motel room was basic, but clean. Try and book for dinner when you book your room, otherwise you may have to wait until 8.30pm for a reservation for the best food of your life. The...More

          Thank Wolin
          Response from outback_oasis, Front Office Manager at Glen Helen Homestead LodgeResponded 5 May 2017

          Hi Wolin, Thank you for your fantastic feedback. It's always nice to hear from people who have had such a great experience. We hope you return soon Stacey

          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Free Parking
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Price range
          • US$51 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 24
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          • West MacDonnell National Park
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          Tjoritja/West MacDonnell National Park
          21 reviews
          38.07 km away
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          Tim W
          We are a group of 4 doing the trail and would like to stay Tuesday 19th May for 1 night. We want to experience the Homestead and the dining as it has been recommended to us by Rhys, one of the chopper pilots not so long back. Is there a spot where we can pitch our tents for the night.?
          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
          WE are looking at possibly being in the area in May/June enquiring availability and if the powered sites also have Water and Shade also are you dog friendly we have a Schnauzer desexed, chipped and fully immunised with certificate Thank you
          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
          Room Tips
          "Stay down the road along the river for free, not next to the open sewer in an unkempt camp area."
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          "Free camp nearby"
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          "Get a room overlooking the river if you can"
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          "Paying for the experience of the outback and not a 5 star resort. Small rooms however you're only in them..."
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