Wilpena Pound Resort

1 Wilpena Pound Road, Flinders Ranges National Park , Hawker SA 5434

Local Wildlife - Wilpena Pound Resort

Local Wildlife

Discover the majestic heart of South Australia at Wilpena Pound, Flinders Ranges. Situated inside the beautiful Flinders Ranges National Park, approximately 430km north of Adelaide, Wilpena Pound Resort is the perfect base to explore the region.
Directly from the resort you can get up close to the Australian wildlife in their natural environment and walk from your room to Wilpena Pound, taking in some of South Australia's most rugged ancient mountain scenery. The Flinders Ranges also offers you the ability to discover some of the oldest fossils in the world and where the first signs of life have been found. Added to this there is a vast Aboriginal and cultural connection with magical stories from the oldest living culture on earth.
Wilpena Pound Resort offers a range of accommodation options, including 60 motel style units at Wilpena Pound Resort, 15 glamping Safari Tents at Ikara Safari Camp, and 50 hectares of caravan and camping park facilities.
The resort is like a small community, and offers all of the services and facilities that you could require when visiting the Wilpena Pound. Facilities include; Restaurant, Bar and Bistro, Pool, General Store and Cafe, Petrol Station, as well as the Flinders Ranges National Park Visitor Information Centre. There are also a variety of activities that are available directly from your doorstep; learn all about the region on a guided 4WD tour, discover the abundant nature with walks and mountain bike trails, and view the sheer size and scale of Wilpena Pound on a 'must do' Scenic Flight. Wilpena Pound Resort allows you to get close to, and fully experience, the wild and beating heart of South Australia, Wilpena Pound.

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  • Bar on Premises
  • Barbecue
  • Day Tours/Tour Desk
  • Eco Accredited
  • Hotel
  • Free Public Area Internet
  • Guest Laundry
  • Parking - Outdoor Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant - On Premises

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Restaurant Info:

1. Captain Starlight's Restaurant
2. Poddy Dodgers Bar/Bistro
3. Ikara Safari Camp Main Tent (Ikara Guests Only)
4. General Store/Cafe

Bar Info:

1. Poddy Dodgers Bar/Bistro

Credit Cards Accepted:

All major credit cards (Diners and UnionPay not accepted).

Note that a credit card may be requested upon check-in as a form of security deposit.

An additional 2% fee applies to all credit card payments

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Wilpena Pound Resort is located in the Flinders Ranges, South Australia. It is approximately 429 kilometers north of Adelaide and is accessible by sealed roads all the way.

There are ample parking facilities available on-site for any size vehicle.

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