Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel

Ayers Rock Resort Aerial
Garden View Room Bedding
Sounds of Silence
Mangata Restaurant
Deluxe Rock View
Desert Deluxe Bathroom
Deluxe Desert Room
Field of Lights
Day Spa
Gallery of Central Australia
Arnguli Restaurant
Pool Chairs

Located in the Northern Territory's Red Centre, Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel is part of the Ayers Rock Resort complex and offers the ideal base to explore the outback. Surrounded by native flora and towering ghost gums, the hotel offers an excellent range of facilities and is close to popular attractions including Uluru.

Accommodation at Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel offers a choice of Garden View and Deluxe Rooms complete with private bathrooms some with separate showers and baths as well as private courtyards and verandas offering amazing views of the National Park and some of Uluru itself.

Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel offers a fantastic range of onsite facilities including swimming pools, a number of onsite bars and restaurants, a shopping centre and easy access to a wide range of tour options and a number of nearby lookouts boasting some of Australia's best sunsets.


Accommodation at Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel offers a choice of rooms with private verandas or courtyards with National Park or Uluru views. Interconnecting rooms are also available in some room types.

All Rooms Feature:

  • Air-conditioning
  • Private veranda or courtyard
  • Mini fridge
  • HD TV
  • ISD/STD phone
  • Iron & Ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Tea & Coffee making facilities
  • In-room Safe
  • Free WiFi

Garden View Room: Located amongst the gardens of the hotel. Bedding is 2 Double Beds OR 1 Queen Bed. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults & Children.

Desert Deluxe Room: Features outlooks over the vast desert landscape. Bedding is 2 Double Beds OR 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 5 Adults & Children.

Deluxe Rock View: Stunning panoramic vistas of Uluru can be experienced from these rooms. Bedding is 2 Double Beds OR 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 5 Adults & Children.


Ilkari Restaurant: Situated at Sails in the Desert Hotel, this restaurant offers an international menu along with an egg and pancake station. Also offering a range of salads, vegetables, antipasto delights, pastas and roasts. Children's menu available. Open for breakfast and dinner. Reservations essential.

Walpa Lobby Bar: Located at at Sails in the Desert Hotel, this casual bar offers either coffee and cake as well as lunch and pre-dinner drinks. Children's menu available.

Pira Pool Bar: Located at Sails in the Desert, this poolside bar offers a setting for casual dining, serving a selection of shared plates, fresh salads, classic burgers, light meals and tapas, desserts and cocktails. Children's menu available. Open seasonally.

Ayers Wok Noodle Bar: Perfect for a quick dining option offering classic Asian cuisine. Located in the Town Square. Open for dinner, take-away only.

Mangata Bistro & Bar: Found at the Desert Gardens Hotel, the lunch and dinner menu showcases fine Australia produce enhanced by flavours from native Australian bush tucker. A breakfast buffet is also available.

Pioneer BBQ and Bar: Located at Voyages Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge for DIY BBQ (meat must be purchased at the BBQ Bar) with traditional Aussie charm. Open for dinner.

Bough House Restaurant: Located at Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge. Offers traditional Australian breakfasts and outback Australian dinners. Children's menu available. Open for breakfast and dinner.

Outback Pioneer Kitchen: Affordable pizzas, burgers, salads, wraps and sandwiches. Open for lunch and dinner.

Gecko's Café: Located at Sails in the Desert Hotel serving gourmet pizzas, pastas and burgers, coffee and cocktails. Relax and snack outdoors on the terrace or take-away is an option. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Children's menu available.

Arnguli Grill: Located at Desert Gardens Hotel, featuring gourmet bushtucker cuisine. Children's menu available.

Kulata Academy Café: Sitauted at Emu Walk Apartments, this café offers sandwiches, salads and light breakfast options along with cakes, pastries and coffee. Open daily for a light breakfast and lunch. The café is staffed by local indigenous trainees.


  • 24 hour reception
  • Complimentary Airport Transfers
  • Swimming Pools
  • Day Spa
  • Art Gallery
  • Restaurants & Bars
  • Playground
  • Giant Chess Set
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Safety deposit facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry
  • Gift Shop
  • Tour Desk
  • Tennis Courts
  • Medical service
  • Postal service
  • Petrol Station
  • Car parking
  • Resort Shuttle Bus
  • Resort Shopping Centre
  • Visitor Information Centre


The following activities are free of charge:

  • Visitor Information Centre
  • Indigenous Art Classes for Kids
  • Swimming at your choice of pools located at the resort
  • Self-guided walks to lookouts throughout the resort
  • Guided Garden Walks
  • Gallery of Central Australia (GOCA)
  • Bush Food Experience
  • Bush Yarns - listen to Aboriginal stories
  • Didgeridoo Workshop
  • Bus shuttle service circulates the Resort daily

The following activities are available at a charge:

  • Helicopter Flights
  • Scenic Flights
  • Anangu Tours
  • Harley Davidson Tours
  • Camel Rides
  • Red Ochre Day Spa
  • Tours to Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Kata Tjuta (The Olgas)

Additional Information

Children: 2-15 years are free of charge utilising existing bedding
Check In: 3.00 pm
Check Out: 10.00 am
Reception: 24 Hours
Address: Yulara Drive, Uluru, Northern Territory

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Ratings are averaged based on 19 reviews.

Great stay

Staff were friendly and lovely. Great location. Everything organised and on time. We really enjoyed our stay immensely.


A great time

Great Hotel with friendly staff, our room was first class ,with a desert view, most enjoyable


great holiday

All at desert sands were very friendly and helpful in every way
The young ladies at the camel farm were awesome in every way they done a top job
The bus drivers also very helpful and friendly
All in the town center doing a very good job and the food outlets great food and service
All tours were fantastic, we had a great time thanks to all staff everywhere at Ayres rock resort


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