Arkaba | Designer Travel

Arkaba, Flinders Ranges, Hawker, South Australia, Australia

Approximately 4.5 hours drive or 1 hours flight from Adelaide

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About Arkaba

Arakaba is set amongst 60,000 acres on a private wildlife conservancy and offers just 5 rooms within a beautifully restored homestead.

It’s the ideal place to stay if you want to explore The Flinders Ranges, one of Australia’s most accessible Outback destinations.

This Wild Bush Luxury property lies in the Flinders Ranges and guests can experience some of Australia’s most spectacular outback scenery. Enjoy bush walking, jeep safaris, wildlife watching and and take in the sights and sounds of this outstanding location.  It’s truly a place you’ll never forget.

Arkaba offers all-inclusive dining and excellent wines with a focus on communal dining with fellow guests so you can share experiences and compare stories. The hosted dinners feature superb local produce enjoyed on the terrace around an old wool classing table.

The historic homestead has 5 unique and stylish guestrooms, a boutique pool, mountain bikes and a small library with books, magazines and board games.

You won’t find Wi-Fi, telephones, televisions or minibars at this wonderful property but you won’t miss them – it’s simply one of the most beautiful places in Australia.

(Please note: Arkaba welcomes guests over 8 years of age).

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Five characterful guestrooms are housed within the original layout of the 1850s homestead. Each has an ensuite bathroom and opens out onto a shaded veranda with impressive views of the surrounding ranges.

Four rooms are located in the homestead, while the Coachman’s Cottage lies in the corner of the garden providing a fifth guestroom which is ideal for honeymooners.

Rooms are air conditioned / heated and have king or twin beds, premium mattresses, organic cotton sheets and a choice of pillows.