Prairie Hotel & Outback Lodge


Where the desert meets the Flinders Ranges, the Prairie Hotel & Outback Lodge, Parachilna, South Australia, is an Australian icon. An unexpected oasis of refined accommodation, personalised experiences & authentic outback hospitality.

The Prairie is a destination offering a unique escape. Exclusive by its remoteness, landscape, limited number of guests, & set apart by its approach to individually tailored experiences and highly personalised service. Much more than a place to rest your head, they vow to deliver a truly memorable experience, beyond expectation.

The Prairie’s Outback Lodge of just 12 rooms radiates elegance, comfort & a quirky, country chic style. Located under the same roof of the iconic Prairie Hotel, the Lodge is a secluded space accessible only to guests. The private, character guest lounge & sun drenched courtyards offer an additional space for guests to unwind & embrace the rugged landscape.

Lodge guests have exclusive access to the Prairie’s brew bar & gallery restaurant each morning & evening. Eating at the Outback Lodge is an occasion in it’s own right, curated by the Prairie’s Chef & delivered with gracious attention and renowned hospitality. The restaurant is renowned for feral fare with flair, accented with native ingredients. Your stay is inclusive of dinner & breakfast daily.

Bookings are essential at


Bar Carpark Communal Lounge Conference/Function Facilities Non Smoking Outdoor Dining Area Outdoor Furniture Restaurant

Internet Access

Free Wifi

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available


Australian Hotels Association Australian Tourism Export Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation


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The high ceilinged, cleverly styled four Heritage Rooms and en-suites are in the original part of the historic stone hotel, featuring country charm with a fresh twist.
An oasis in the outback, you will feel deliciously comfortable and definitely country.
Step from your room directly to the Lodge lounge and courtyards. This exclusive domain of Lodge guests is dressed with interesting artefacts, collectible artworks and sculpture.

Air Conditioning Hairdryer Heating Internet Access Linen supplied Private Bathroom Tea/Coffee making facilities

Award winning eco-designed accommodation.
Deluxe King bedrooms or a Deluxe twin share option of a King & King Single bed combine energy-efficient design with outback architecture.
Step down from the entrance lobby and ensuite area to an over-sized, elegantly styled living and bedroom area with wide plantation shuttered windows. An oasis in the outback, you will feel deliciously comfortable and country.
Rooms are adjacent to the Lodge lounge and courtyards, exclusive domain of Lodge guests.

Air Conditioning Dining Area Hairdryer Heating Internet Access Iron Linen supplied Private Bathroom Refrigerator Tea/Coffee making facilities

Award winning outback architecture featuring innovative, energy efficient design, partially set into the earth.
Enjoy the comfort of elegantly ‘Prairie-Outback’ styled Executive King Suite or Executive Queen Suite of twin queen beds, each with double spa en-suites. From the entrance lobby step down to a spacious living and bedroom area offering panoramic views of the Flinders Ranges. Your haven where the outback meets the Flinders Ranges.

Air Conditioning Bath Hairdryer Iron Kettle Linen supplied Lounge/Dining Area Private Bathroom Refrigerator Tea/Coffee making facilities


From AU$535.00

Prices are based on per person, twin share for a 2 night stay and include dinner and breakfast daily.

All Prairie Outback Lodge Dinner, Bed and Breakfast packages can be found online at

Single person supplements apply.

Trading Times

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

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