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Sails in the Desert Information

A luxurious desert oasis

Enjoy free WiFi and laundry facilities, 24-hour in-room dining, and luxe rooms and suites perfect for unwinding after a busy day exploring the Red Centre. Take a dip in the swimming pool or hop on the complimentary resort shuttle bus to get around. 

Hotel Amenities

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Free WiFi

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On-site Restaurant (s)

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Swimming Pool (Open 6am-11pm)

Porter Service

Porter Service Available (7am-5pm)


Free Laundry Facilities (7am-10pm)

24h in-room dining

24-hour in-room dining

24 Hour Reception

24-Hour Reception

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Smoke Free Rooms

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Complimentary Resort Shuttle Bus

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Check in 3pm / Out 10am

Guest & Stay Information

Sails in the Desert Reception

Open 24 hours a day.

Dial 08 8957 7418 or In-Room Ext. 99


Housekeeping will service your room daily unless you display your Do Not Disturb sign on the outside of your entry door. If you require a particular service time, please request by dialling 77 from your room. 

24 Hour In-Room Dining Service

Room service is available 24 hours a day at Sails in the Desert. View the menu here

To place an order, please dial 77 from your room.

Sails in the Desert Restaurants

Ilkari Restaurant: Ilkari offers a tantalising menu of international flavours for breakfast and dinner.
Open daily:
Breakfast: 6:30am - 10:30am
Dinner: 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Reservations for dinner are essential. Book your table here

Walpa Lobby Bar: The menu features a delicious selection of classic burgers, sandwiches, garden-fresh salads, and light meals, signature cocktails infused with native ingredients, and an extensive wine list.
Open daily from 10:30am - 10:00pm

Pira Pool Bar: Pira is a sunkissed poolside setting for a casual dining or relaxed holiday cocktail.
Open daily: 
Lunch: 12:00pm - 5:00pm

View more bars and dining options around the Resort.

Wake-Up Calls

For a wake-up call, please contact Guest Services by dialling 99 from your room.

Room-to-Room Calls

To contact a person staying in another room at the Resort, please dial the following numbers:

Sails in the Desert: Dial 1 then the Room Number
Desert Gardens Hotel: Dial 2 then the Room Number
Outback Hotel & Lodge: Dial 3 then the Room Number
Emu Walk Apartments: Dial 4 then the Room Number
The Lost Camel: Dial 6 then the Room Number

Sails in the Desert Extension Numbers

Outside Line: Dial 0
Porter Desk: Dial 77
Housekeeping: Dial 77
Dining Reservations: Dial 77

Local, Domestic and Long Distance Calls

Domestic Calling
Direct dial 0 + area code + phone number (e.g. 0 01 1234 5678)
Or dial 0 1223 for Australia-wide directory assistance. 

International Calling
Direct dial 0 + 0011 + country code + area code + phone number (e.g. 0 0011 11 23 123 4567)
Or dial 0 1225 for the international operator and overseas directory assistance.

Please note, a fee will be incurred when making external phone calls. 

Medical Centre

The Yulara Clinic can be contacted on 08 8956 2286.

Open hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Friday: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 9:30am - 5:00pm 
Thursday: 8:30am - 12:00pm
Weekends/public holidays: Closed

Visit the website here

NT Health Direct

Please dial 1800 022 222 to speak to a registered nurse 24 hours a day.

In the Event of an Emergency

From In-Room: Dial 0 000

From Mobile Phones: Dial 000

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