Desert Palms is a 3.5-star property offering individual studio villa accommodations, surrounded by tropical gardens and set around a crystal clear swimming pool with island and waterfall. Free WiFi is accessible throughout the property. All villas at Desert Palms Alice Springs are air-conditioned and include bougainvillea-covered verandas, private private bathrooms and kitchenette facilities. Located on the banks of the Todd River, in the main accommodations center of Alice Springs, Desert Palms is a 5-minute walk from Lasseters Casino, Alice Springs Convention Center and the Alice Springs Golf Club. There is a small kiosk and shop on-site, where food items and liquor can be purchased. Facilities include a guest laundry, BBQ area and secure off-street parking directly outside each villa. Some of Alice Springs’ best restaurants are within yards of the Desert Palms, including the Golf Course Club House, Hanumans and The Deck Eatery and Bar. There are also 4 restaurants at Lasseters Casino.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Free Parking Available On Site


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 twin bed
and
1 full bed
2 twin beds
and
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
and
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
and
1 full bed
and
1 bunk bed
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Property practices

This property told us they've implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.9
Facilities
8.4
Cleanliness
8.5
Comfort
8.5
Value for money
8.3
Location
8.7
Free WiFi
7.9
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Irene
    United States of America United States of America
    The pool and location close to the Golf Club's restaurant.
  • Annette
    United States of America United States of America
    Relaxing pool area after tough hikes in the Outback!
  • Maurice
    Australia Australia
    Booking was easy also check in and out was easy great cust service

Area info

Amenities of Desert Palms Alice Springs
Great facilities! Review score, 8.4

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • View
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Hiking
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
General
  • Convenience store on site
  • Air conditioning
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Outdoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
  • Saltwater pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fenced pool
Spa
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Vietnamese

House rules

Desert Palms Alice Springs takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

From 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of AUD 200 is required on arrival. That's about USD 132. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 years
Crib upon request
AUD 15 per child, per night

Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express Cash is not accepted Desert Palms Alice Springs accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

A weekly housekeeping service is provided after 7 nights stay. We do not service on Sundays or Public Holidays. During reception hours tea/coffee/sugar/milk and fresh towels are available from the front desk.

Please note that there is a 1.8% charge when you pay with a (Visa, Mastercard, American Express etc) credit card.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

A damage deposit of AUD 200 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Desert Palms Alice Springs

  • The prices at Desert Palms Alice Springs may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Desert Palms Alice Springs include:

    • Villa

  • Desert Palms Alice Springs is 1 miles from the center of Alice Springs. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Desert Palms Alice Springs is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

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

  • Desert Palms Alice Springs offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Swimming pool