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Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon

Experience the wonder of the Red Centre at Discovery Resorts - Kings Canyon, halfway between Uluru and Alice Springs in Australia’s Northern Territory.

The sensitively designed resort is located in Watarrka National Park, just nine kilometers from Kings Canyon. Naturally, the resort has been built to blend in harmoniously with the surrounds. Discovery Kings Canyon offers a wide range of accommodation.

Watch the sunset over drinks at the Luritja Lookout, dine banquet style at Carmichael’s Restaurant, grab a casual bite at Kings Canyon Bar & Grill or join for an outback dining delight at the Under a Desert Moon experience. Awaken your senses at Light-Towers by Bruce Munro, an immersive installation of colourful light and sound at Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon.
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon
Discovery Resorts – Kings Canyon

Room Information

Deluxe Rooms
These newly renovated Deluxe Rooms are set in a prime location within the resort. Every Deluxe Room has its own private balcony and bathtub, each with its own outlook onto the escarpment, which is tastefully lit at night. These rooms accommodate up to three guests and buffet breakfast is included daily.

Standard Rooms
Sit on your own private balcony and look out to the beautiful red centre when you stay in these luxurious modern rooms with ensuite bathroom. Buffet breakfast for 2 included daily. 

Things To Do


Under a Desert Moon
Get caught up in the wonder of the universe and experience a celebration of outback food and wine only possible in a place like this. Beginning with canapes and sparkling wine on Carmichael’s front lawn, you will then be whisked away to a hidden location, where your table under a canopy of stars awaits! Your hosts for the night will then serve you a five-course dinner while a fire flickers nearby. Created from seasonal, locally-sourced produce be prepared to be delighted by amazing flavors native to the region, all paired with a selection of Australia’s best wines.

Carmichael’s Restaurant
Surrounded by native trees and bushland, Carmichael’s Restaurant is a relaxed space to dine in that is open for breakfast and dinner daily. Grab a generous cooked buffet-style breakfast here from 6:00am-10:00am, then come back for the a la carte dinner menu at 5:30pm-9:00pm. All meals are complemented by tea, coffee, water and soft drinks, as well as a beverage list that showcases the best Australian wine and beer.

Kings Canyon Bar & Grill
The newly renovated communal dining option brings together the tasty offerings of our previous outlets under one delicious roof! Enjoy all-day dining in a rustic outback setting with everything from wood-fired pizzas, gourmet burgers and the very best in BBQ.

Featuring a central fireplace and wooden bench tables you can spread out on, there are also booths and family tables with large umbrellas and kid's activities.

Open all year round, Kings Canyon Bar & Grill represents classic Australian Outback pub dining with live entertainment, music and the best cold beverages, wine and spirits you could ask for.


  • Under a Desert Moon Dinner
  • Tjina Ngaku-Payi Walk – “Looking at The Track’
  • Luritja Lookout (Sunset Viewing Platform)
  • Self Drive Kings Canyon Rim Walk
  • Guided Aboriginal Culture Experiences
  • Light Towers at Sunrise
  • Light Towers at Sunset
  • Light Towers by Night



Watarrka National Park, Northern Territory



Available Amenities:

Internet Access

Laundry Services

On-Site Activities

On-Site Parking

On-Site Dining

Swimming Facilities

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Price Guide

$ = Up to $299
$$ = $300 to $599
$$$ = $600 to $999
$$$$ = $1000 to $2499
$$$$$ = $2500+
Starting price per room, per night, in USD and based on double occupancy.