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Alice's Secret Travellers Inn

Alice Travel Tips

Despite some rumours going around, Alice Springs has more to offer than “just” being the gateway to Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon!

Check out this great article highlighting the top 37 Thing To Do in Alice Springs.

Here’s a few more ideas on what there is to do and discover during your stay here with us – we are more than happy to assist you with the booking of your Alice Springs experience:

For the Beautiful Views…

  • Discover the Westmacs and go for a swim in one of the beautiful permanent waterholes
  • Take in the stunning desert scenery from up above, while floating silently through the skies in a hot air balloon
  • Watch the sunset over Alice Springs form the nearby ANZAC hill

For the Animal Lover…

  • Visit Brolga in his Kangaroo Sanctuary for a once in a lifetime experience and get to hold one of the many rescued joeys
  • Go for a coffee in the botanical gardens (just 5 min. away), climb the lookout and meet wild wallabies and kangaroos along the way
  • Enjoy the desert sunset from the back of a camel
  • Explore the Desert Park and enjoy one of the many guided activities

For the Hiker…

  • Go for a hike up Mt Gillen, great for sunrise and sunset!
  • If you are in to trekking, take on the challenge of the Larapinta Trail
  • Make a trip to the famous Palm Valley

For the History and Adventure Seeker…

  • Learn about the early settlement after an easy 20min. bike ride to the telegraph station (see us at reception for bike hire)
  • Try a unique outback quad tour that takes you off the beaten track

And honestly…this is just the tip of many more things there are to do and we love to tell you more about it once you’re here with us.

Covid-19 Information

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic our operations have been severely impacted. So here’s just some info on how we are going about all this.

We are OPEN for business and we are working closely with the Department of Health. Hence you can be assured that we are going the extra mile to keep our staff, current and future guests safe.

Given the circumstances any guest wishing to stay with us is required to provide the completed border arrival form and show evidence about the whereabouts over the past month.
Reception hours are limited but don't worry, you will be able to get a hold of us via email ([email protected]) or over the phone (+61 (0)8 8952 8686) until 7 pm daily.
Please get in touch to schedule a check-in time or discuss any queries or questions - we're happy to help :-).

Note that we reserve the right to cancel reservations at any time if we are under the impression that accepting a booking will keep us from complying with the rules.

From July 17th NT borders will be open to many areas of Australia, however remain closed to arrivals from from declared hotspot areas.
If you are travelling from a hotspot area you will you will be directed into mandatory supervised quarantine in an identified facility in Alice Springs, and charged $2500.

See https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au for more detailed information.

These are very tough times and we are hoping to get through this, so we can still be there for you on the other side. If you feel like supporting us, please BOOK DIRECT once travel becomes possible again. Small thing for you, big impact for us ;-).

Thank you and stay healthy & strong!

Love,

Seb and Miriam