Kings Canyon Resort is an oasis in the outback for those who would love to explore the area from a comfortable base. Retreat to the luxury of the resort after an active day of hiking through the rugged terrain of Watarrka National Park. The signature restaurant, Carmichael’s Restaurant & Lounge Bar, serves exquisite meals that make the most of the Northern Territory produce. Naturally, the bar is always popular for a cool beverage after your day out at the canyon. For complete indulgence, enjoy one of the Deluxe Spa Rooms overlooking a rocky escarpment.
Being a perfect oasis in Kings Canyon, the King's Canyon Resort offers a warm welcome, pleasant ambience and convenient facilities to make your stay a memorable one. Situated in a loop off the main highway running between Ayers Rock and Alice Springs, Kings Canyon Resort is 7 kilometres from Watarrka National Park, the home of the magical sandstone formation of Kings Canyon.
All of the comfortable standard rooms are spacious and contain a separate ensuite bathroom with shower/bath. Rooms feature either two double beds or one queen bed. Interconnecting rooms are also available.
Set in a prime location at the resort and nestled in amongst a rugged bush setting, the spa rooms offer guests deluxe accommodation at Kings Canyon with a spacious spa bath and feature a window providing scenic views and a relaxing atmosphere. Each room also features a private balcony offering a magnificent outlook onto a rocky escarpment that is tastefully lit at night.
Set in a warm and inviting surrounding and overlooking a lush desert garden, the on-site Carmichael's Restaurant is a place for guests to relish a delicious buffet selection. The renowned sounds of firelight dinner lures you back out. A crackling fire, six delicious courses and flawless service, all set against a backdrop of a star-speckled night.
The Desert Oaks Bistro offers a selection of light meals, beverages and snacks in a relaxed outback setting. Breakfasts and lunches are perfect for holiday-makers on the go, where you can grab a quick meal between sightseeing activities. Evenings are more laidback, with a delicious a la carte menu available featuring steak, chicken and seafood.
The Outback BBQ & Grill is a true Australian Outback experience offering a selection of contemporary Australian BBQ cuisine. Enjoy a-la-carte BBQ-style fare, fresh vegetables, salads and a wide selection of wines, spirits, ales and soft drinks. Open for dinner from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. Revel in the friendly atmosphere, mixing with other guests under a solid roof with open sides - a traditional outback veranda. This casual bar and grill also provides live entertainment during peak season, which is generally April to October.
This lively bar is open from 2.00pm daily until late. Pizzas are served from 6.00pm - 8.00pm. This is the perfect way to unwind after a day of exploring the wonders of Watarrka National Park.
Imagine the romance of a table for two in a wilderness setting under a canopy of the Southern Night sky. The only light comes from the moon and the flickering glow of the fire. The only sound is soft music intertwined with the whispering of the breeze through the Desert Oak trees and the crackling flames. Enjoy a six-course menu, accompanied by quality Australian wines. Under a Desert Moon is exclusive to Kings Canyon. It is designed for intimacy, with no more than eight couples dining on any one night.
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