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Desert Palms Alice Springs

Location: Alice Springs, Alice Springs and Surrounds

Check In: 14:00|Check Out: 10:00
Hours: Daily

An oasis in the outback, the Desert Palms is a 3.5 star outback property offering individual studio villa accommodation, set around a crystal clear free-form pool with island, waterfall and surrounded by tropical gardens.

Desert Palms offers a calm, peaceful environment, which creates a sense of relief for the weary traveller. After a hectic day of travelling by road or air take pleasure in watching the world go by on the privacy of your own private balcony surrounded by palms trees while watching the spectacular sunsets over the MacDonald Ranges.

All villas are air-conditioned and include bougainvillea-covered verandahs, private en suites, kitchenette facilities and FREE WiFi in rooms and throughout the property.

We're located in the main accommodation centre of Alice Springs on the banks of the Todd River, close to town, Lasseters Casino - Alice Springs entertainment hot spot, the Convention Centre and the Alice Springs Golf Club is our backyard.

Some of the best restaurants in Alice Springs are within meters of the Desert Palms. These include the Golf Course Club House, Hanumans (Indian/Thai) and The Deck Eatery and Bar at the Double Tree by Hilton and four restaurants at Lasseters Casino including the Juicy Rump.

We offer a small kiosk/shop on-site where food items and liquor can be purchased along with an Expresso Coffee Machine. There is also a guest laundry, BBQ area, secure gated off street parking directly outside each villa and FREE Wifi.

The hotel offers outstanding value for the visitor wanting comfort at an affordable price.


  • Cot Available
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wifi Included in Room Price
  • Disabled Access
  • Television
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Barbeque
  • Air Conditioned
  • Secure Parking


74 Barrett Dr, Alice Springs NT 0871


Located 1km from the town centre in the main accommodation centre of town. 600mtrs from Casino & Convention Centre on Barrett Drive. 12km from Airport.

Cancellation Policy

Bookings made on this special rate have a Forty-Eight (48) Hour Cancellation Policy.

You can cancel or modify your booking outside Forty-Eight (48) hours from your scheduled arrival date without penalty. If this booking is cancelled or modified within Forty-Eight (48) from your scheduled arrival date you will be charged the 1st nights’ accommodation value of your original booking. Please note that a credit card pre-authorisation of AUD $100 is required on check in and a photocopy of a driver’s license or other photo ID is required in the same name as on the booking confirmation. This pre-authorisation is fully refundable upon check-out and subject to a damage inspection of the accommodation no smoking in the room and return of room key. If the guests do not own a credit card a cash bond of $100 will be required. The cash bond would be refunded after the room inspection on check out . A mid-week housekeeping service is provided for bookings of 7 nights or more. During reception hours tea/coffee/sugar/milk and fresh towels are available from the front desk.


The City of Ballarat acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land we live and work on, the Wadawurrung and Dja Dja Wurrung People, and recognises their continuing connection to the land and waterways. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging and extend this to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People.