The 4.5-star Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel in the Ayers Rock Resort, is a 218-room family friendly option set amid gardens filled with ghost gums and flowering native shrubs. It’s well located in the heart of the desert in Australia’s Northern Territory offering travellers easy access to the country’s most famous tourist sight – Ayers Rock, now known as Uluru. It boasts a range of accommodation, amenities and offers a free shuttle service from Ayers Rock Airport.
The hotel offers tastefully decorated contemporary accommodation sleeping from two to four people. Standard rooms are set amid the hotel’s gardens and offer two double beds, while deluxe rooms have two doubles or a king. All rooms have a balcony or private courtyard, air-conditioning, well-equipped bathroom, bathrobes, mini bar, movies on demand and tea and coffee-making facilities.
The hotel boasts several look-outs where you can marvel at what is arguably Australia’s best sunset. There’s also a welcoming outdoor pool for a refreshing dip. Out and about, the hotel can organise various tours to Uluru at several times of day. If you’ve more time, King’s Canyon is a 3.5-hour drive away, while the famous town of Alice Springs is a one-hour flight from the resort or a 4.5-hour drive.
After a hard day of sightseeing in the desert heat, unwind with a cocktail in the hotel’s Bunya Bar which they will serve to you poolside. For dinner, the Arnguli Grill offers an a la carte menu of traditional Australian dishes.
Yulara DriveAyers RockNorthern Territory 0872Australia