Stuarts Well Roadhouse

Backpackers and Hostels

Base yourself at Stuarts Well Roadhouse and explore Rainbow Valley, Henbury Meteorite Craters and Chambers Pillar- only 90km south of Alice Springs on the Stuart Highway.

Peter “Spud” Murphy and his family are the proud owners of Stuarts Well Roadhouse. With Spud’s experience of more than a decade in business, the roadhouse locals and visitors can be assured of quality service and classic, home-style cooked meals or tasty takeaways. The restaurant is licenced and has both indoor and outdoor seating.

Spud and his father built a similar business in Pimba in 1968 and operated it successfully for years. Spud has had adventures in road transport, mining and also worked for Pine Gap for 16 years.

Stuarts Well Roadhouse is here to provide a warm shower and a good meal in a friendly environment for truck drivers and leisure travellers alike. So call in, or stay a while and enjoy the best coffee on the highway!!

Providing clean and comfortable, cabin accommodation, simple budget accommodation, powered and unpowered sites, grassed campground area and even some free camping space.


Automatic Teller Machine Bar Barbeque Cafe Carpark Communal Lounge Communal Shower Drive through sites Family Friendly Gas Kiosk Laundry Outdoor Dining Area Outdoor Furniture Pet Friendly Public Telephone Restaurant Swimming Pool


Camping Four Wheel Driving Hiking Scenic Drives Walks


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Each budget room has 2 bunk beds in each room or 2 single beds, with a short walk to the showers and toilets cabins, cupboard space, airconditioning, heating and parking right out the front.

Cost – from $30 per person per night.

Linen supplied

Stuarts Well Roadhouse has 6 very comfortable cabins. All cabins have ensuites, bar fridge, coffee/tea making facilities, double bed, queen bed, single bed or bunk beds, airconditioning, heating, wifi can be available in rooms, parking right in front of rooms and a short walk to bar and restaurant.

Air Conditioning Dining Area Heating Refrigerator Shower Tea/Coffee making facilities Wi-Fi Internet Access

Stuarts Well Roadhouse makes your life easy with our drive-through system on powered sites, so no need to reverse. Sites have power and most sites have water supply, can receive wifi, a short walk to the showers and toilets.

Cost – from $25.00 per night

Stuarts Well Roadhouse offers quite a large area for FREE camping and unpowered sites. You can receive wifi from the campground and will need to walk to showers and toilets. No booking necessary, great views.

Unpowered Site Wi-Fi Internet Access

The Stuarts Well Roadhouse campground is grassed, a short walk to showers and toilets, can receive wifi and powered tent site is avaliable.

Cost – from $10 per person per night


From AU$10.00

Cabins, budget accommodation, powered and unpowered sites and campground

Trading Times

Check In: 2:00 pm
Check Out: 10:00 am

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