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Wilpena Pound Resort

Wilpena Road Flinders Ranges National Park, Wilpena Pound, SA 5434

Description

Wilpena Pound Resort sits within the stunning Flinders Ranges National Park, surrounded by some of the most spectacular scenery in South Australia - 430 kilometres north of Adelaide.

This extraordinary landscape is 800 million years old and has been home to Adnyamathanha people for tens of thousands of years. Located at the entrance to Wilpena Pound itself, the resort is the perfect base for exploring this diverse and fascinating region.

Guests enjoy a haven of outback hospitality with 60 hotel rooms, 15 luxury Safari Tents, and a picturesque campground set among towering red river gums. All hotel rooms are air conditioned and come with in-room fridge and television (some with kitchenettes), Safari Tents are air conditioned and feature a modern ensuite bathroom. The campground has powered and unpowered campsites, as well as permanent tents and bus bays.

Resort facilities include a National Park Visitor Information Centre, a general store, bottle shop petrol, diesel, a resort restaurant, bar/bistro, and guest swimming pool.

As well as general tourist information. the Visitors Centre offers bicycle hire, a range of 4WD tours, guided bush walks by Adnyamathanha guides, and the ‘must do’ Wilpena Air scenic flights over Wilpena Pound and Lake Eyre.

Facilities

  • Automatic Teller Machine
  • Bar
  • Barbeque
  • Cafe
  • Carpark
  • Communal Lounge
  • Communal Shower
  • Conference/Function Facilities
  • Drive through sites available
  • Dump point
  • Family Friendly
  • Gas
  • Laundry
  • Open Fireplace
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Swimming Pool
  • Public Telephone
  • Restaurant
  • Tour Desk

Accomodation Types

Edeowie is a superior room with one queen bed and two single or bunk beds. The room also has lounge area, television, kitchenette, mini in-room fridge, complimentary tea & coffee, iron and ironing board, balcony and air conditioning. The room is suitable for up to six guests. One night minimum stay.

The Wilpena Campground has 40 powered campsites. Facilities include campfire pits and barbeques, three shower and toilet blocks, and two laundry areas. Petrol, gas, ice, firewood and groceries are available at the general store and a regular shuttle bus operates to the entrance to Wilpena Pound near Hill's Homestead.

The Brachina room is a comfortable studio style room with one queen bed. The room also has lounge area, television, air conditioning, as well as tea and coffee making facilities, an iron and ironing board and an ensuite bathroom. The room is suitable for up to two guests. One night minimum stay.

Ikara Safari Camp offers visitors to Wilpena Pound a new ‘glamping’ experience in the heart of Adnyamathanha country. Complete with king bed, ensuite, power, a mini refrigerator and air conditioning. Secluded from the main resort and campground, each tent is ideally positioned to take advantage of the spectacular views of the sun setting over Wilpena Pound. 13 safari tents sleep 2 people, and two family safari tents sleep up to four.

The Aroona room is a comfortable studio style room with one queen bed and one single or bunk bed. The room also has lounge area, television, air conditioning, mini in-room fridge, and an iron and ironing board. One night minimum stay. The room is suitable for up to four guests.

The Heysen room is a comfortable superior style room with one queen bed and two single beds. The room also has lounge area, television, balcony, air conditioning, in room mini fridge, tea and coffee making facilities and an iron and ironing board. The room is suitable for up to four guests. One night minimum stay.