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Curtin Springs Wayside Inn

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Overview
0 Lasseter Hwy Via Alice Springs, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0872 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
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Description
They say home is where the heart is, even it it is spread over a million acres of remote Central Australia. Our lovely gardens provide an opportunity for you to take a break, unwind in what visitors refer ...More to as an oasis. Our 27 accommodation rooms provide options for singles, families and groups in our en suite, family or budget rooms. Rooms with disabled access and full disabled bathrooms are available. We offer a perfect base from which to visit the Ayers Rock and Kings Canyon areas. Or stay a while and 'peel back the layers' by including our experiences, tours and hospitality in your travel plans. The historic Bough Shed offers the perfect place for a cold beer, hot cuppa or a lovely homestyle meal. A collection of our personal pictures and stories are available for visitors to share. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
USD 55 - USD 182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Curtin Springs Wayside Inn Alice Springs, Northern Territory
Location
Australia > Northern Territory > Red Centre > Alice Springs
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Wife and I Stayed at Curtin Springs last friday night. Stayed in an ensuite room, very clean and comfortable. Met Peter and Ashley at the bar and had a great chat about the property and its surrounds. Great bar staff especially Eugine. Beer was...More

Thank Brendon H
Response from Lyndee S, Manager at Curtin Springs Wayside InnResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Brendon for your lovely words. We do pride ourselves in offering visitors to the region an alternative for their stay. Some visitors appreciate a more authentic experience and take the time to hear from those of us who live in remote areas, make...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Blown away by the service this place offers - especially in the middle of the desert. Like so many others, we turned to Curtin Springs after everything at the resort was booked, being mid August peak season. Reading through some of the reviews.. i cant...More

Thank Nancy P
Response from Lyndee S, Manager at Curtin Springs Wayside InnResponded 4 weeks ago

I am very humbled at the time you have taken to put up a lovely review for us. Thank you very much. I will pass on your words in our staff meeting, it is always so uplifting when visitors take the time to put up...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Last minute decision to stay here and on arrival I was a little put off by how rundown the place looked however the rooms were clean and the beds were comfortable and honestly that’s all you need. Shower had great water pressure and was just...More

Thank Danelle H
Response from Lyndee S, Manager at Curtin Springs Wayside InnResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Danelle H for your review and appreciating what is available in really remote areas. Although we sometimes joke about silly tourist questions - we are always happy to answer the questions and spend some time with visitors - we like it when people...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

We found this place by accident because it was one of the few petrol stations on the way to Yulara. Saw a sign about camping so we inquired about pricing since the campground in Yulara is astronomically expensive. This place? FREE. No kidding. Yes, it's...More

Thank stephanie_sandiego1
Response from Lyndee S, Manager at Curtin Springs Wayside InnResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Stephanie_sandiego1. Thank you for your review. We do encourage visitors to plan to arrive earlier rather than later so that they have a greater choice of unpowered sites that may work for them - exactly as you have tipped. It has been a...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

I was really looking forward to our stay here. I booked here because I baulked at paying the Yulara prices and it seemed a brilliant option- family run - their own beef in the “bough shed”, home cooked meals and a family welcome. Unfortunately Curtin...More

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Response from Lyndee S, Manager at Curtin Springs Wayside InnResponded 15 August 2018

Hello Sarah G, thank you for your kind words about our accommodation and I'm glad we were able to provide an option for you for your family to visit Central Australia. Prices in remote locations do need to reflect the infrastructure, facilities and distances travelled...More

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John S
9 January 2018|
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Response from Lyndee S | Property representative |
Good morning John Thank you for your enquiry about staying with us in June. At this point we do have powered sites available over late June early July 2018. • In the campground, the powered sites will be $45 per night... More
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luvkylz
26 December 2016|
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Response from Dick O | Reviewed this property |
Suggest contacting the operators to check for availability.
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luvkylz
26 December 2016|
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Response from Lyndee S | Property representative |
Good afternoon Kylie Thank you for your enquiry about staying with us. At this point we do have a triple ensuite room available for the one night of the 31st December 2016, for three people. • Our triple rooms have one... More
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