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The Desert Rose Inn

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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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“stayed here”(9 reviews)
“free wifi”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 25 March 2014

Stayed here twice in March. Great value. Rooms are a little tired but it has the bonus of a great communal kitchen and a clean pool. Located close to the CBD of Alice Springs. The management are pretty laid back and really helpful. Would definitely...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2014

I wouldn't recommend this "hotel" to anyone. My boyfriend and I slept in a double room ensuite, it was on the ground floor directly in front of the parking area where everybody can go in. Rooms are obsolete and dirty and I didn't feel safe...More

2  Thank Lelo84
Response from ManagerDesertRose, Owner at The Desert Rose InnResponded 3 February 2014

We thank you for your timely review.

Reviewed 12 January 2014

we stayed here for a total of 4 nights in 2 parts. the owner Brian was very friendly and welcoming. the rates were by far the best we could've gotten anywhere in town and it was quite central to everything. this is a good base...More

1  Thank Nanthini S
Response from ManagerDesertRose, Owner at The Desert Rose InnResponded 3 February 2014

Thank you for your review. It is always appreciated that guests take the time to write about their positive experiences.

Reviewed 20 October 2013

Ended up staying here for about two months, which to be honest is not that long or doesn't feel long anyway. There are quite a few long-term residents staying here that are working in Alice Springs. This place looks a bit dated but it does...More

2  Thank nmestar99
Reviewed 2 September 2013

If you are kind of traveller who likes strangers knocking on your door in the middle of the night, then this is the place for you. The rooms on the ground floor are accessible to anyone, through the car park. The doors are glass, with...More

1  Thank TravelLions
Response from ManagerDesertRose, Owner at The Desert Rose InnResponded 3 February 2014

Thank you for pointing out the humorous side of our signage. All motels in Alice Springs are vulnerable to aboriginal persons wandering on site. We take all complaints seriously and I ensured, that my mobile number was in guests mobile so they felt safe for...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Self-Serve Laundry
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USD 57 - USD 72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 57 - USD 72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"I don't think there are good Rooms in this Hotel!"
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"Upstairs rooms are nice."
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"maybe rooms near reception are better but ones around the court yard are old"
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