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Alice Springs offer a variety of accommodation options and places to stay, whether you are travelling with your own caravan or tent, looking for a bed and breakfast, hotel rooms, or backpacker style accommodation. The Alice and Central Australia also offer a range of other accommodation options for both short term and longer term stays.

We also list some Alice Springs Pet Friendly Accommodation.

For up-to-date information, contact our local visitor centre (check out their website):

View of Mount Gillen, West MacDonnell Ranges
View of Mount Gillen, West MacDonnell Ranges.

Alice Springs Apartments
  • Vatu Sanctuary
    Whether you are here for work or holidays, our boutique style range of self-contained accommodation are perfect! Special monthly corporate rates to all visitors during this period. Many guests stay 2-6 months especially those who come for short term work.
Vatu Sanctuary
Vatu Sanctuary — vatusanctuary.com.au

  • Alice Riverside Apartments
    East Side, Alice Springs, NT
    Ph 0459 394 604
    Welcome to Alice Riverside Apartments, located across the Todd River, just a short 5 minute walk to Alice Springs town center! A great base to experience Alice Springs, explore the extraordinary surrounding countryside and discover the amazing arts and culture. Perfect for a family vacation, an adventure holiday or business trip.

    Enjoy the comforts of home in this private 1-bedroom apartment. It’s fully equipped with everything you need to make your stay as comfortable as possible. The space is tastefully furnished, featuring a warm and welcoming interior.

    Minimum 3 nights stay. Special rates for 7 nights, monthly and corporate stays.

  • Alice on Todd Apartments
    Offers fully self-contained accommodation with security gates on all entrances and free parking at your door. Flat-screen TV’s, reverse cycle air conditioning, washing machines and FREE Wi-Fi. Guests have access to the outdoor swimming pool, heated spa, games room and children’s playground.

Alice Springs Backpacker/Budget
  • Alice Springs YHA
    Alice Springs YHA is built within the grounds of an historic outdoor movie theatre, in a great location in the centre of this atmospheric outback town. Our hostel has a big outdoor movie screen showing movies nightly under the stars. Base yourself in this centrally located hostel and explore Australia’s famous outback.

  • Alice’s Secret Travellers Inn
    We are tucked away in a quiet street just opposite arid bush land and Botanic Gardens, yet only a five minute walk from the town centre. Being the smallest, we pride ourselves on our cleanliness and friendliness, and we are happy to give you that extra bit of attention you will miss in the bigger places. You can choose between air conditioned dormitories, single, twin or double rooms, all at affordable prices.

  • Ronnie’s Bush House
    Working hostel in Alice Springs, with a particular focus on the long-term working holiday travellers to Alice Springs.

The Neil Hargrave Lookout on Namatjira Drive, Burt Plain, West MacDonnell Range
The Neil Hargrave Lookout on Namatjira Drive, Burt Plain, West MacDonnell Ranges.
Alice Springs Bed & Breakfast
  • A Good Rest B&B
    Whether it’s business, pleasure or time to unwind, A Good Rest B&B offers a spacious retreat balancing executive finishing tropical surrounds. Quality bed and breakfast accommodation in Alice Springs.
A Good Rest B&B Alice Springs, NT
A Good Rest B&B Alice Springs, NT

  • Kathy’s Place Bed & Breakfast
    Friendly good old fashion customer service in a quiet setting close to the centre of the Alice. Relax and unwind after a busy day, enjoying a refreshing swim or just relaxing in our shady garden area, watching the native birds that visit.

  • Squeakywindmill Boutique Tent B&B
    Open between late March to mid October. Closed for Summer. Situated on the edge of the iconic Western MacDonnell Ranges, the colours of Central Australia’s scenery are best enjoyed from the front deck of your beautifully appointed Eco Structures Australia tent, with a cold drink and a platter of delicious nibbles. Squeakywindmill is unable to cater to young children.

  • The Sturt Desert Pea House
    Sturt Desert Pea House is an outstanding rural property on the outskirts of Alice Springs. Built of mud brick and local stone, the house also has recycled timbers and doors from an iconic building in Alice Springs that was demolished in the 1980s. However, the space has all the mod cons you would expect in an inviting family home.
Simpsons Gap - Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park
Simpsons Gap – Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park

Alice Springs Camping & Caravan
  • Alice Springs Tourist Park
    An oasis in the desert, the Alice Springs Tourist Park (previously Stuart Park Caravan and Camping Tourist Park) has been a favourite amongst travellers to central Australia. Whether you are towing a van, bringing a tent, driving a campervan or looking for onsite accommodation, the park caters for all.

  • BIG4 MacDonnell Range Holiday Park
    Offers a variety of accommodation options to suit all budgets and circumstances. From the luxurious Deluxe Villas to the Budget Cabins plus sites for caravans and tents, BIG4 MacDonnell Range Holiday Park is the perfect place to experience Alice Springs.

  • G’day Mate Tourist Park
    Come and stay at our family owned tourist park. Cabins, ensuites powered grassed sites and caravan sites.

  • Heritage Caravan Park
    The Heritage Caravan Park is located approximately 5km south of the Alice town centre. Our peaceful location, nestled at the base of the MacDonnell Ranges, is the ideal spot to pull up and unwind after a long day’s drive. We are a pet friendly park which offer large grassed powered sites through to bush camping where small contained fires are permitted.

View south over Alice Springs toward Heavitree Gap.
View over Alice Springs to Heavitree Gap
Alice Springs Hotels / Motels
  • Aurora Alice Springs
    Aurora Alice Springs offers convenient accommodation in the heart of town. Located on Todd Mall, the main shopping, dining and tourist precinct offering a unique walking experience. The Aurora Alice Springs is suitable for corporate travellers and holidaymakers with free wireless internet and car parking.

  • Crowne Plaza Alice Springs Lasseters
    The hotel offers 205 guest rooms in addition to a great variety of facilities and amenities including the beautiful resort pool, spa and sauna, state of the art fitness centre, casual dining, and the Lasseters casino.

  • Desert Palms Alice Springs
    A 3.5 star motel offering a range of studio villa accommodation, each complete with air conditioning, private ensuites, kitchenettes, and verandahs. Set around a crystal clear free-form pool surrounded by tropical gardens, complete with an island and a waterfall.

  • The Diplomat Motel
    Superbly located in the centre of Alice Springs, the Diplomat Motel provides the perfect place to stay, relax and unwind. The motel offers a selection of affordable Alice Springs accommodation, with tea/coffee, free Wifi and Foxtel. Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool, free parking and the popular Uncles Tavern.

  • DoubleTree by Hilton Alice Springs
    On the banks of the Todd River, our hotel is two kilometers from the town center and adjacent to Alice Springs Golf Club. We’re within 10 minutes of Alice Springs Desert Park and Anzac Hill, which stands above the town. Perks include our tennis courts and heated outdoor pool overlooking the garden, home to our resident peacock.

  • Elkira Court Motel
    Located in the Alice Springs town centre, Elkira Court Motel offers air-conditioned rooms to use as a base while you explore all that central Australia has to offer. It features an outdoor swimming pool and barbecue facilities.
View of West MacDonnell Ranges and Mount Gillen

Alice Springs & Other Nearby Accommodation
  • Aileron Roadhouse
    PMB 175 via Alice Springs NT
    Ph: 08 8956 9703
    Outback hospitality, Aboriginal art gallery, accom: camping, caravan grounds and air-con motel rooms, pool, bbq picnic area, take a walk and view beautiful scenery, stop for fuel, buy some supplies at the store, or for a longer break enjoy some breakfast, lunch or dinner with an icy cold beer in the Glen Maggie bar!

  • Erldunda Roadhouse
    Cnr Stuart & Lasseter Highways (P.M.B. 25), Erldunda NT
    Ph: 08 8956 0984
    Accommodation ranges from motel units to drive-through caravan parking area and camping sites. We have a full range of guest facilities including a swimming pool, tennis court, laundry, restaurant and bar.

  • Hale River Homestead at Old Ambalindum
    Hart via Alice Springs (located 115 km NE of Alice Springs, on the Binns Track in the heart of the East MacDonnell Ranges) NT
    Ph: 08 8956 9993
    Boasting some of the most breathtaking views Central Australia has to offer and close to many historical sites, Hale River Homestead has something to offer everyone, from the day tripper to camping and caravanners to families looking for an exciting adventure or couples looking for a romantic getaway. Choose to camp at our grassed campsite with fire pits and hot showers where you can be assured of peace, quiet, and wide open spaces. If camping isn’t for you, book into one of four self contained properties; The Old Homestead, The Cottage, The Gen Shed or The Bunkhouse and experience a slice of history.

  • Kings Canyon Resort
    Luritja Road, Watarrka National Park NT
    Ph: see website
    Our accommodation has been thoughtfully designed to first and foremost blend in with our natural surrounds and to offer different styles and locations to meet the needs of traveler preferences and budgets.

  • Kings Creek Station
    Luritja Road, Petermann, NT
    Ph: +61 8 8956 7474
    Kings Creek Station is a cattle station with facilities for camping, tent style accommodation and outback experiences.

  • Ooraminna Station Homestead
    Maryvale Road, Hale NT
    Ph: +61 8 8953 0477
    Gorgeous accommodations and a campground. A family owned private 600 acres with the desert backdrop of amazing escarpments…. come to Ooraminna Station Homestead to enjoy the tranquility and charm of the Australian Outback.

  • Ross River Resort
    7829 Ross Highway, Hale NT
    Ph: 08 8956 9711 / 1800 241711
    We have accommodation to suit whatever your needs may be. Enjoy a night out Swagging or Tenting under the stars, or stay tucked up in your Van at our lovely grassed campground; you can take the Bunkhouse option, (basic bunk bed accommodation, some with air conditioning); or stay on the Homestead side of the river and settle down in one of our Rustic Cabin’s.

  • Voyages Ayers Rock Resort
    Ph: see website
    Variety of accommodation options from Sails in the Desert, Desert Gardens Hotel, Emu Walk Apartments, The Lost Camel Hotel, Outback Pioneer Lodge, Outback Pioneer Hotel, Ayers Rock Campground.

Please note: that in the current time of COVID-19, details for accessing some of the listed accommodation may have changed. Contact them direct or through their website for more information.

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.