A short 25 minutes’ drive from Uluru (Ayers Rock). Cool off in your air-conditioned room with balcony or court yard.Offering the only rooms with views of Uluru in Ayers Rock Resort, the newly renovated 4.5 star Desert Gardens Hotel offers 218 elegant guestrooms within an oasis of native gardens.
Accommodation options are diverse from deluxe rock view rooms to shady poolside rooms all located under a canopy of towering gum trees and garden beds dotted with native shrubs and flowers.
All Guestrooms Feature:
- Room service (limited hours)
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Shower only
- Iron/ironing board
- Number of bathrooms –
- Free WiFi
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Arnguli Grill & Restaurant
Ayers Rock Resort’s premier à la carte dining location takes its name from the Pitjantjatjara word for bush plum. Located in the shadows of the hotel’s ghost gums, overlooking the central pool and garden, the restaurant offers quality Australian produce featuring native Indigenous flavors and a signature grill selection. Open daily for dinner, Arnguli’s outback-inspired interiors feature distinctive Indigenous artifacts and a dramatic patterned carpet inspired by local vegetation.
Mangata Bistro & Bar
Mangata Bistro & Bar serves a delicious buffet breakfast and, for lunch and dinner, a diverse range of light meals showcasing the finest Australian produce with highlights of native Australian bush tucker flavors throughout. The contemporary indoor area features an aged timber flooring which flows seamlessly to an outdoor terrace, surrounded by the native greens of the iconic gardens of the hotel.
On the Map: Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, is a large sandstone rock formation in Australia’s Northern Territory. Uluru is part of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park and is roughly 468 km (290 miles) southwest of Alice Springs.
Uluru, more commonly known known as Ayers Rock, is a large sandstone rock formation in the outback of Australia. The formation is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is sacred to the Pitjantjatjara Anangu, the Aboriginal people of the area. Along with the formation itself, the area features springs, waterholes, rock caves and ancient paintings. Feel free to walk around the base of Uluru, visit the Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, join a camel ride, and witness a sunrise or sunset at Uluru. Make sure to spend at least two nights in this area so you can take in all of the natural and spiritual beauty Uluru has to offer.