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Ayers Rock Resort FAQ

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Are dining vouchers available?

Unfortunately, we currently do not offer vouchers at this time.

Do any accommodations have self serve BBQs?

There are self-serve BBQ's available at the Ayers Rock Resort Campground only.

Do any restaurants have a children's menu?

Yes! Walpa, Pira Pool Bar, Ayers Wok, and Gecko's all offer children's menus with kid-friendly options.

Do any restaurants have a view of Uluru?

While the restaurants are all located away from the view of Uluru, our exceptional dining experiences offer a fantastic and unforgettable view!

Do any restaurants offer gluten free options?

All restaurants and outdoor dining experiences offer gluten-free options. 

Do any restaurants offer takeaway meals?

Yes – takeout options are available from Gecko's, Ayers Wok, and Kulata Cafe.

Do any restaurants offer vegetarian and vegan options?

All restaurants and outdoor dining experiences offer vegetarian and vegan options.  

Do I need to provide a gratuity?

Gratuities are appreciated but are optional! They are not required at any of our restaurants.

How do I cancel or modify a dining reservation?

To change or cancel an existing reservation please contact us at +61 8 8957 7888. 

How do I make a dining reservation?

Reservations are required for dinner at Ilkari Restaurant. You can make your reservation online through our reservation form. All other restaurants are first come first serve.

If I bring personal food items or groceries to a Resort restaurant, can a chef prepare or heat my food?

Unfortunately no, due to food handling and preparation guidelines, we cannot accommodate this request.

Is room service available?

Currently, 24-hour in-room dining is available at Sails in the Desert Hotel only.

Is smoking permitted at any of the restaurants or on the patios?

No, all of our restaurants and patios are non-smoking areas.

Is there a specific dress code for any of the restaurants?

No, there are no specific dress code requirements. We recommend smart casual dress for all restaurants at the resort.

My family is celebrating a special occasion. Can we order a cake for our celebration?

Yes, we'd love to help your group celebrate! Please reach out to the reception desk at your hotel for more information.

What are the available dining hours?

Please visit our Dining page to check available dining hours by location.

What are the COVID safety procedures for restaurants?

Restaurant entrances are equipped with hand sanitising stations and a QR code for contactless check-in.

What if I have food allergies or special dietary requirements? Can I change a particular ingredient in my chosen menu?

Yes! Simply let your server know and they'll ensure your request is taken care of.

What is the policy on consumption of alcoholic beverages?

The drinking age in Australia is 18 years or older. Valid photo I.D. is required to obtain alcoholic beverages at our restaurants and bars. A hotel room key or campground pass is also required to purchase alcohol at any of our food and beverage outlets.

What restaurants are open for breakfast?

Guests can choose from a breakfast buffet at Ilkari, casual favourites at Gecko's Cafe, or quick on-the-go options and hot drinks at Kulata Academy Cafe.

Where can I find restaurant menus?

Please visit our Dining page to check available menus by location.

Where can I purchase snacks?

There is a local supermarket (IGA) in the Yulara town square that sells a variety of snacks and groceries.

Will my children be allowed in any of the bars?

All food and beverage outlets within the resort are child-friendly. Alternatively, our outdoor dining experiences have minimum age requirements outlined at the time of booking.