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Standley Chasm Kiosk

1 Jay Creek Road | Hugh NT 0872, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
+61 8 8956 7440
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Private Tour: Half-Day West MacDonnell Ranges 4WD Tour
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- the jewel of the Arrernte/Central desert region,50kms west of Alice Springs off Larapinta drive, surrounded by MacDonnell Ranges National Park, Access via natural riverbed trail (1.2km/20min walk),natural growth rare cycads Macromesia Macdonelliae , protected by statute Spectacular 80m sheer face rock passage, optimum viewing time in Noon, direct sunlightKiosk Café - Fresh Ground Café, Scones, Icecreams, Meatpies, SodaGroup catering by bookings only Other menus -Grills /salad luncheon,TeasSouvenir shop & local Aboriginal crafts jewellery artefactsGood coach parking facilities – picnic tables/BBQBasic Facilities for Camping for walkers/groups
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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1 Jay Creek Road | Hugh NT 0872, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
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+61 8 8956 7440
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There was a bit of a wait for my ham and salad sandwich but I think this relates to lots of people turning up to view the Chasm at the same time, just after noon for optimal light on the rock walls. Enjoyed the glowing...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent the time to have a look at Standley Chasm,nice interesting walk there and pretty spectacular when we arrived.Kiosk staff very helpfull on the local area.Does cost a few dollars to go in,but worth a visit.

Thank ANDY F
Standley_Chasm, Manager at Standley Chasm Kiosk, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time to review Standley Chasm. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit. Regards The Standley Chasm Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the day tour to the Western McDonnell ranges. I suggest this for those with limited time - and the tour guides can tell you all the history that you miss otherwise. The Chasm itself is a short and easy walk, but just a...More

Thank alistair l
Standley_Chasm, Manager at Standley Chasm Kiosk, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit. Regards The team at Standley Chasm

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and peaceful. Great spot out of the sun. Owned by the Aborigines and run by the Irish. Give the souvenir shop a miss as nothing there but food and drinks are good. Great shady spot.

Thank holden4100
Standley_Chasm, Manager at Standley Chasm Kiosk, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank very much for taking the time to review Standley Chasm. We are delighted you enjoyed the time you were here and we look forward to welcoming you and your friends and family to the Chasm in the future. Regards The team at Standley Chasm

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent the long weekend camped at Standley Chasm. We were made so welcome by LJ and all the staff. Great spot and so much going on. Joined in the Live Music on the Sunday afternoon. Could have had a 5 course meal the night before!!...More

Thank Richard L
Standley_Chasm, Manager at Standley Chasm Kiosk, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking time to review Standley Chasm. It was indeed a pleasure to have you here and thank you so much for sharing your story and your wonderful music with us. We are really delighted that your stay here at the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place with friendly people and beautiful walk. Take your time to enjoy the details and take the lookout walk as well. Great.More

Thank mettaSydney
Standley_Chasm, Manager at Standley Chasm Kiosk, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Metta thanks for your kind words, and taking "time to enjoy the details" - we have put a lot of effort/money into the various facilities here & great to know its appreciated sometimes. That lookout walk is spectacular, great lookout over the Larapinta valley and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What I noticed first was how the hikers/backpackers were catered for here. Nice clean amenities and kiosk. It was a great pleasant walk with rewarding views, loved it.

Thank Ballroom54
Standley_Chasm, Manager at Standley Chasm Kiosk, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to notice, yes we care a lot , and glad you enjoyed our hospitality - a luxury in the bush!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was nice to see a kiosk this time when visiting Standley Chasm. Very nice coffee and snacks to eat, nice cafe and also very clean amenities

Thank larisse79
Standley_Chasm, Manager at Standley Chasm Kiosk, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there thank you for taking the time to review us. We are delighted you enjoyed your time and like what we have on offer here at the Chasm. Look forward to welcoming you again sometime Regards The Team at Standley chasm

Reviewed 21 May 2017

Staff were nice but this is tourist bus central and expensive to go into chasm. The photos look good afterwards but it's not a great vibe, too many peopleMore

Thank Caro C
Standley_Chasm, Manager at Standley Chasm Kiosk, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

we try hard to attract people here, to show them a traditional Arrernte cultural site. We open from 8am to sunset, in season, but the optimum viewing time is approx. 90 mins around noon each day, when the direct sun overhead shines directly on walls...More

Reviewed 20 May 2017

A nice short walk, good kiosk however the rocks on the ground made for interesting motor cycle parking.

Thank bushy40
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Sam O
why do you have to pay to enter?
10 April 2017|
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Response from Standley_Chasm | Property representative |
Standley Chasm ANGKERLE ATWATYE is a significant Aboriginal cultural site, operated commercially as a tourist enterprise by the local Arrernte Community. It is independently owned, NOT by NT Parks & Wildlife, and receives NO... More
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