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Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary

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Arkaroola Village, Arkaroola, South Australia 2004, Australia
08 0648 4848
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Great location - just adequate camping

My wife and I travelled to the amazing Flinders Ranges and chose to camp in our camper trailer at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elton W
Gloucester, Australia
Great camping, service underwhelming. Mixed feelings.

Came to Arkaroola for a weekend hiking and camping, our first impressions of the area were great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jessie C
Texas, Queensland
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Arkaroola Village, Arkaroola, South Australia 2004, Australia
08 0648 4848
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I travelled to the amazing Flinders Ranges and chose to camp in our camper trailer at the Arkarool Wilderness Resort. The location is tops and outweighs the inadequacies in the camping grounds. The powered sites were crammed in so that the area...More

Thank Elton W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came to Arkaroola for a weekend hiking and camping, our first impressions of the area were great until we checked in. Some staff were impatient and disinterested, told us they hadn't done any of the hikes so couldn't offer any information but pointed to some...More

Thank Jessie C
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The location is unbeatable, the scenery is fantastic but, compared to our last visit 10 years ago, the information about the geology and biology of the area is a bit tired and in need of extra attention. You get the impression that the resort has...More

Thank Fiona W
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We went on the Ridgetop Tour and fortunately for us it was a day of clear blue skies. The tour guide was very knowledgable and friendly. The scenery was spectacular, lots of opportunities for photos. The tour was worth every cent.

Thank Kerry S
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

You have to look at this place as a whole package - a family providing a significant contribution to the maintenance of a remote beautiful and important part of Australia - its quirky and basic in places but comfortable, food in the restaurant was pretty...More

Thank JudyO4
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Stunning, breathtaking, hot, dusty, remote, quiet - just a few words to describe the drive through to and through Arkaroola Wilderness. There is hardly a place to stop for food, drink or gas - so make sure you are covered. Drive attentively – there are...More

Thank Adele H
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We rarely give an experience 5 , however this is the one. The Ridge Top Tour while not for the faint hearted is truely amazing !!! Magnificent panoramic views will leave you gasping for more. If you are going to Arkaroola don't miss this tour.

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at Arkaroola in December 2016 and again in April 2017. Each time we visited we were greeted with fantastic service both from staff and from the hosts, Margaret and brother Douglas Sprigg. The Sprigg family have an extensive history in...More

2  Thank Dan P
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

This is the area for the 4WD enthusiast who likes to explore remote areas which do require some self believe in your own ability. The rewards are breathtaking views and local wildlife that exhilarates. Can only recommend the tours around. :)

Thank George M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Excellent with Doug...JUST DO IT...worth every penny..doug shares he knowledge willingly...just superb trip.

Thank David F
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