Uluru-Kata Tjuta, Australia
Experience Uluru’s raw beauty in lavish surroundings at this luxury boutique hotel located at the gateway to UNESCO World Heritage site Uluru-Kata Tjuta, in Australia’s iconic red centre. Sails in the Desert combines contemporary style and sophistication with Aboriginal heritage, its gardens and swimming pool shading under a roof of soaring white sails.
Offering warm hospitality, superb facilities including an inviting swimming pool, a spa and art gallery, as well as access to an array of other family-friendly amenities on the complex, it will appeal to couples and families seeking a memorable and conveniently located escape.
Sails in the Desert provides 228 elegant and spacious rooms and suites, all with a balcony or terrace. Rooms are decorated in a neutral colour palette with accents inspired by Anangu culture and traditions. Some rooms have extended balconies with an alfresco spa bath, made for relaxing in with a glass of champagne under starry skies.
The hotel is superbly located for exploring Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park and endless exciting experiences can be arranged ranging from a guided tour of Uluru (Ayers Rock) at sunrise to camel trekking. The Sounds of Silence barbecue is a must. Lightfoot Travel can create a bespoke itinerary to ensure you make the most of your stay.
Sails in the Desert is a member of Pullman Hotels
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Uluru-Kata Tjuta into a greater Australia or Australasian holiday. Take a look at Iconic Australia by Jet as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Sails in the Desert Information
- Location and getting there:
It is located at the gateway to UNESCO World Heritage site Uluru-Kata Tjuta, 8 km from Ayers Rock Connellan Airport in Australia’s Northern Territory.
The hotel comprises 228 spacious and tastefully appointed rooms and suites: 33-sqm Superior Rooms, 36-sqm Terrace Rooms and 77-sqm Deluxe Suites, which come with multiple terraces and a spa bath. Each room features a comfy king-size or queen beds, Aboriginal artwork and all-modern amenities. Interconnecting rooms are available.
24-hour in-room dining
The hotel lies within Voyages Ayers Rock Resort and hotel guests have access to all facilities within the complex including 12 additional restaurants.
The resort offers walking trails, tennis, swimming and spa treatments and there are 65 tours and experiences on offer. Explore Kata Tjuta (The Olgas) and Kings Canyon, head out on a 4WD, go camel trekking or enjoy a scenic helicopter flight.
The hotel Is hugely family-friendly and there are plenty of amenities for children and an array of experiences on offer for all the family including the sunset camel tour. Babysitting is available.