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3.7 out of 5

"We were pleasantly surprised by a room upgrade as result of renovations on site. Fuel price was competitive at Service Stn. Meals and menu were great ... " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 27 Oct 2022

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Hotel Description

At Discovery Kings Canyon, you'll be 14.7 km (9.2 mi) from Watarrka National Park and 23.4 km (14.6 mi) from Kathleen Springs. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

The restaurant, Carmichaels, is open for breakfast and dinner. At the hotel's own lounge bar, you can stop for a drink. Other amenities include WiFi in public areas, a snack bar/deli, and laundry facilities.

Places within a 15-minute drive of this 3.5-star Petermann hotel include Katiti Petermann Indigenous Protected Area and Kings Canyon.

Budget Quad Lodge Rooms - Shared Bath

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max
AU$157* Per night/room 2 Dec. - 3 Dec.

Deluxe Spa Room - 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room - 2 Queens

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Budget Lodge Room - Shared Bath

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Spa Room - 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Discovery Kings Canyon ratings based on 284 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.7 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Discovery Kings Canyon

Everyone (142) Couples (74) Family (61) Other (2)
5 out of 5
We were pleasantly surprised by a room upgrade as result of renovations on site. Fuel price was competitive at Service Stn. Meals and menu were great. Overall cant fault any of our experience.

Posted by on 27 Oct. 2022

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5 out of 5
Lovely bush atmosphere

Posted by on 16 Oct. 2022

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5 out of 5
Tranquil, scenic and comfortable.

Posted by on 1 Oct. 2022

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5 out of 5
Excellent service. Great helpful staff at reception and at restaurants. Really enjoyed the stay. Thank you!

Posted by on 25 Sep. 2022

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4 out of 5
Lovely

Posted by on 22 Sep. 2022

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4 out of 5
Good & convenient

Posted by on 17 Sep. 2022

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5 out of 5
Loved the whole experience. Lovely clean refurbished rooms. Staff all very friendly and accommodating

Posted by on 15 Sep. 2022

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5 out of 5
Nice room. Comfortable bed. Very clean. Great breakfast. No negatives.

Posted by , from Woongarrah on 11 Sep. 2022

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Aug. 2022

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5 out of 5
The reception staff at the resort were friendly and most helpful to make our stay comfortable and a happy experience at the resort. Thank you!

Posted by on 29 Jul. 2022

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About the Discovery Kings Canyon

Location Luritja Road, Petermann, NT 0872

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have WiFi for a fee. An outdoor pool, barbecue grills, and laundry facilities are also featured at the business-friendly Discovery Kings Canyon. Free self parking is available. This 3.5-star Petermann hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 1 floor
  • 128 guestrooms or units
  • Deli
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Front-desk safe
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground on site
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Discovery Kings Canyon offers 128 accommodations with safes and hair dryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Cribs/infant beds (complimentary) are also available.

  • Television
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Cribs (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available

Food & Drink

Carmichaels - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at anytime

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 72 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts major credit cards, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and JCB International. Cash is not accepted.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Children stay free
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Children stay free: Maximum age 12
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Guests must provide a negative COVID-19 test result
  • Guests must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination
  • Property does not offer on-site COVID-19 testing

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 10 per day (rates may vary)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 0.9 percent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Kings Canyon Resort
  • Kings Canyon Resort
  • Discovery Kings Canyon Hotel
  • Discovery Kings Canyon Petermann
  • Discovery Kings Canyon Hotel Petermann

You should know

  • Children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.