Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary is set in a privately owned, 610 sq km property, in the stunning Northern Flinders Ranges, which has unique, geological, scenic and ecological significance.

Guests can enjoy a range of activities including scenic flights over the local area, or further afield to Lake Eyre, viewing the stars of the Southern sky in 1 of the 2 observatories. Guided and self-drive 4WD tours, bush walking and enjoying watching native animals in their own habitat are also options. The Ridge Top Tour can be arranged, which takes visitors through the ancient granites and rock of the Flinders Ranges.

This Eco-friendly property offers 3 accommodation types, including motel rooms, self-contained cottages and powered sites for caravans. Certain rooms have a seating area for your convenience. Rooms are equipped with a private bathroom. A flat-screen TV is available. There is a shared kitchen and a shared lounge at Arkaroola.

At Arkaroola, you can enjoy a drink at Pick & Shovel Bar before a meal at the Native Pine Restaurant. There is an on-site store for basic supplies and a garage for minor repairs and fuel. A large swimming pool and a private airstrip are also on the property.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary has been welcoming guests since 6 Jul 2016.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free

Free parking available on-site




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Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 3
Comfort Triple Room with Shower - Greenwood
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 double bed
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Max adults: 4
Standard Quadruple Room - Callitris
  • 1 double bed and
  • 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 4
Deluxe Quadruple Room - Mawson
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 double bed
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Max adults: 5
Two-Bedroom House - Callana
  • Bedroom 1: 1 single bed and 1 double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 double bed
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Max adults: 6
Two-Bedroom House - Euro
  • Bedroom 1: 1 double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 4 single beds
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Max adults: 8
Three-Bedroom House - Wallaby
  • Bedroom 1: 1 double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 double bed
  • Bedroom 3: 4 single beds
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Max adults: 10
Three-Bedroom House - Fauna Park
  • Bedroom 1: 1 double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 double bed and 2 bunk beds
  • Bedroom 3: 4 bunk beds
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Property surroundings *
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How to get to Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary from Port Augusta Airport
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1 restaurant on site

    Native Pine

    Cuisine: Local

Resort facilities of Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Hiking
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and costs AUD 10 per 24 hours.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Tour desk
  • Packed lunches
  • Paid WiFi
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
Languages spoken
  • German
  • English
  • French
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From 14:00 hours


Until 10:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 12 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Transfers can be arranged to and from Arkaroola Airstrip and Balcanoona Airstrip.

FAQs about Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Guests staying at Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free

  • Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking

  • Yes, Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Check-in at Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Room options at Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary include:

    • Triple
    • Quadruple
    • Holiday Home

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary by:

    • Car 8h

  • The prices at Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary has 1 restaurant:

    • Native Pine

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Parking
    • Free parking