The expanse of nature is absolutely dizzying.

Arkaba Rates & Packages

“…unbothered by the urgencies of daily life, I had been renewed by the raw Australian landscape. I felt recomposed.”

Travel & Leisure Magazine

Arkaba homestead

Experience Arkaba

Our all inclusive rate offers the complete Wild Bush Luxury experience and full access across the property. The focus at Arkaba Conservancy is on the wildlife and wilderness and this is supported by some key luxuries – great food, premium wines and supremely comfortable bedrooms. 

Price per person, per night – Minimum two nights (1 April 2018 – 31 March 2019)

Adult – twin share $990
Adult – single occupancy $1,485
Children 16 & under – in own room – twin share $891
Children 16 & under – sharing with 2 adults (swag bedding) $495

Rates are in Australian Dollars.

‘Swags’ – the bedding of choice for generations of Australian pioneers. It is a mattress that is inside a canvas cover and made up with quality sheets and pillows. They are custom made, comfortable and are great for children.

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Arkaba kangaroos

Hit the road self-drive packages

If you fancy freedom of the open road, wind in your hair, choose your own adventure style then you’ll love a self-drive two, three or four-night stay at Arkaba. Find out more >

Arkaba helicopter tours

Helicopter Heights Package

Book a four night stay at Arkaba, a Luxury Lodges of Australia property and take your experience to new heights with a helicopter safari over the Ikara-Flinders Ranges!  Find out more >

 

Arkaba family packages

Wild Bush Family packages

Arkaba has long been welcoming families from all over the world who are seeking to share quality time in beautiful surrounds of nature and wildlife. Find out more >

 

Arkaba flight over Wilpena Pound

Kati Thanda (Lake Eyre) Explorer

Spend three immersive days exploring Arkaba’s 60,000 acre grand scale private property and expand your horizons from the air with a six hour air safari over Kati Thanda (Lake Eyre) with lunch at the iconic William Creek Hotel, one of Australia’s smallest townships. Find out more >

 

Arkaba dry river bed

Utterly exclusive

There’s no better place to feel as though you’re in a haven far away from the hustle and bustle. And you are. You’ll roam wild and free just like the flocks of wildlife that surround you. Here 60,000 acres of private wilderness is devoted to you and just nine others.

Exclusive use of the entire Arkaba homestead for up to ten people enjoying the complete Wild Bush Luxury experience – accommodation, gourmet meals, drinks and guided safaris each day is AU$8,910 per night for a minimum of two nights. Enquire >

 

 

Transfers

Rates to March 31 2018

One way road transfer from Port Augusta to Arkaba (v.v)
One way direct road transfer ex Adelaide to Arkaba (v.v)
One way scenic road transfer via Clare Valley ex Adelaide to Arkaba (v.v)
One way air transfer ex Adelaide to Hawker - Up to 2 people
One way air transfer ex Adelaide to Hawker - Up to 9 people
One way air transfer ex Kangaroo Island - Up to 2 people
One way air transfer ex Kangaroo Island - Up to 9 people

Up to 4 people – $150
Up to 10 people with a luggage trailer – $375

*$100 surcharge travelling at dusk/dawn

Approximately 6 hours with no lunch or scenic stops included
Up to 4 people – $1,365

Approximately 7-8 hours including scenic stops, lunch and wine tasting
Up to 4 people, per vehicle – $1,630
Up to 6 people, per vehicle – $1,995
Up to 10 guests, per vehicle – $2,350

One way air transfer ex Adelaide in a single engine aircraft including road transfer from Adelaide Domestic or International airport/Adelaide city hotel and 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
Approximately 60 minutes
Up to 2 people – $2,590

One way air transfer ex Adelaide in a B200 Super King aircraft including road transfer from Adelaide Domestic or International airport/Adelaide city hotel and 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
Approximately 50 minutes
Up to 9 people – $4,495

One way air transfer ex Kangaroo Island (Kingscote) in a single engine aircraft including 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
Approximately 120 minutes
Up to 2 people – $2,795

One way air transfer ex Kangaroo Island (Kingscote) in a B200 Super King aircraft including 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
Approximately 60 minutes
Up to 9 people – $5,595

Rates from April 1 2018 to March 31 2019

Scenic Flights over Wilpena Pound to gain an aerial perspective of this ancient mountain landscape
Full day Lake Eyre tour taking in Leigh Creek, Lake Eyre South and North, Andamooka and Lake Torrens with a lunch stop at William Creek Pub
Scenic Helicopter flight
One way road transfer from Whyalla to Arkaba (v.v) to connect with commercial RexAir flight from Adelaide
One way direct private road transfer ex Adelaide airport or hotel with commentary (v.v)
One way air transfer ex Adelaide - Up to 4 guests
One way air transfer ex Adelaide - Up to 9 guests
One way air transfer ex Kangaroo Island (Kingscote) - Up to 2 guests
One way air transfer ex Kangaroo Island (Kingscote) - Up to 4 guests
One way air transfer ex Kangaroo Island (Kingscote) - Up to 9 guests
One way air transfer ex Melbourne (Essendon)
Terms & Conditions

30 minute scenic flight by single engine aircraft (1-2pax) – $390
45 minute scenic flight by single engine aircraft (1-2pax) – $550
60 minute scenic flight by single engine aircraft (1-2pax) – $750
Additional guests up to 4 – dependant on combined body weights – $195

2 guests (per person) – $1,200
3-5 guests (per person) – $940
Child (per child) when travelling with 2 paying adults – $500

Three-hour helicopter experience over the ancient Ikara-Flinders Ranges with lunch
at the famous Prairie Hotel, one of Australia’s finest outback pubs (1-3 pax) – $995 per person

For up to 4 guests – $300
For up to 10 guests with a luggage trailer – $375
* $100 surcharge when travelling at dusk or dawn

Approximately 5 hours with no lunch or stops included
(per vehicle, up to 2 pax) – $1,700
(per vehicle, up to 10 pax) – $2,600

Includes road transfer from Adelaide Domestic or International airport or Adelaide city hotel and 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
(per single engine Cirrus/Cessna aircraft, up to 4 passengers) – $2,650

Approximately 90 minutes flying time.

Includes road transfer from Adelaide Domestic or International airport or Adelaide city hotel and 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
(per B200 Super King Air aircraft, up to 9 guests) – $4,295

Approximately 50 minutes flying time

Includes 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
(per single engine Cirrus/Cessna aircraft, up to 2 passengers) – $2,795

Approximately 120 minutes flying time

Includes 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
(per single engine Cirrus/Cessna aircraft, up to 4 passengers) – $3,295

Approximately 120 minutes flying time

Includes 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
(per B200 Super King Air aircraft, up to 9 guests) – $5,595

Approximately 60 minutes flying time

Includes 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
(per Beechcraft King Air aircraft, up to 8 guests) – $10,400

Approximately 2hr 10min flying time

Public holiday surcharges are not included – please enquire for costs

Weight restrictions apply to all air transfers. Body weight & luggage weights must be supplied for confirmation of flights

Scenic flight upgrade options are available on all air transfers. The scenic flight can be conducted on arrival or departure into Hawker airstrip. The scenic flight will include the Elder Range, Arkaba and Wilpena Pound with views out across Lake Torrens. Contact us for scenic upgrade
rates.

All extra services are operated by third parties and therefore changes may be made to some services where costs change markedly (e.g. fuel costs) and you will be notified of this in writing.

Air Charters & Weight Restrictions
At maximum capacity, there is a general luggage weight restriction of 15kgs per passenger in soft sided bags to fit in the aircraft luggage compartments. This weight restriction is subject to the flight’s overall payload restriction. Although all care is taken, Arkaba does not accept responsibility for any expense incurred by a passenger as a result of any delay, alteration or mechanical failure with a charter aircraft.