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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“sealed road”(4 reviews)
“camping area”(7 reviews)
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Located at the end of a sealed road in the East MacDonnell Ranges, Ross River Resort is in a very special location. The surrounding scenery is spectacular and it is a lovely place to spend a few days. Graeme, Lee & team work hard to...More

Thank keith g
Response from Lee D, Manager at Ross River ResortResponded 20 May 2017

Glad you enjoyed your time here - extra salad is always available! - you have only to ask.

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Firstly the couple running to place are really welcoming, and make heaps of time for you. We stayed here for a couple of nights, the facility are basic. The swimming pool was a real welcome sight after a day exploring the East Mac Donald's rangers....More

1  Thank Hayley B
Response from Lee D, Manager at Ross River ResortResponded 5 January 2017

Glad you enjoyed time at Ross River and in the glorious East Mac's.

Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stayed here for three nights to be closer to some of the local attractions. The staff who manage the place are friendly and have great tips about local attractions, and the campground is peaceful and well tended. Great value and blissfully quiet.

1  Thank HarlequinsMask
Response from Lee D, Manager at Ross River ResortResponded 13 November 2016

Glad you enjoyed our campground - we like it as well!

Reviewed 27 October 2016

We visited Ross River after Trephina Gorge, as it is a short distance & it was lunchtime. Ross River is a working NT station, but in the old original homestead, which have the thickest walls, & historical information, is a country pub providing basic but...More

1  Thank ChristineB55Geelong
Response from Lee D, Manager at Ross River ResortResponded 13 November 2016
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Glad you enjoyed your quick visit.

Reviewed 23 October 2016

We stayed at Ross River for 3 nights in early September using it as a base to explore the East Macdonnells - Trephina Gorge, Ndala Gorge and Arltunga historic gold mining town. The location is great for this purpose and the 'resort'/homestead setting is very...More

Thank BonniesGirl
Response from Lee D, Manager at Ross River ResortResponded 13 November 2016

Sorry you didn't feel as though you had value for money. Could have fixed the light and the water if I had known at the time. A lot of people enjoy getting away from the TV and other technology. We are slowly upgrading our bathrooms...More

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kiwisailinggirl
27 September 2016|
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Response from yeti5 | Reviewed this property |
Like everyone else I don't know what the official policy is but given the area has lots of wildlife, I should think/ hope not
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"Visit N'dhala Gorge, and if you like rough 4 wheel driving, try Ruby Gap"
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"You can either camp or take a cabin at Ross River."
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"Review was for the resteraunt area."
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"Cabins probably vary significantly - ask Qs when booking. Keep away from pool area."
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