Check In: 1400 |Check Out: 1000

Located in Ngukurr, South East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory. The Darlala Motel offers air conditioned accommodation and is nestled on top of a ridge with spectacular views of the surrounding landscape and close to the Roper River. The location offers a magnificent sunset vista.

THE YUGUL MANGI PEOPLE WELCOME YOU TO NGUKURR, SOUTH EAST ARNHEM LAND The Darlala Motel offers air conditioned accommodation in Ngukurr and is nestled on top of a ridge with spectacular views of the surrounding landscape. The location provides a magnificent sunset vista. The Darlala Motel is an economic development project of the Yugul Mangi Development Aboriginal Corporation under the direction of the leaders of the seven clans of Ngukurr. It forms part of the Yugul Mangi people's aspirations to move away from government and welfare dependency. As guests you will be supporting the Yugul Mangi people's aspirations. As an Indigenous community run accommodation motel we ask all visitors to respect our country, place, motel rooms, culture and people. The staff of the motel are local residents and will go out of their way to ensure you have a wonderful experience, however, we ask that you remember where you are, that the motel is run by the community, to respect the cultural differences and to leave your western expectations and demands behind. Enjoy your stay!


  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • Bedding
  • Bush Setting
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Fridge
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • On-site parking
  • Toilet
  • TV Room
  • Unsealed Road Access

Terms and Conditions

Please note we require 24 hours notice for cancellations or guest will forfeit first nights stay $287 per room. No cost for cancellations where 24 hours notice has been provided in writing. Please email Call out charge $60 for non-urgent issues (lost keys low on supplies and toiletries). Urgent issues such as water leak or fire alarm do not incur a charge. In case of Covid or emergency closure of Ngukurr Community all bookings will be cancelled. If a guest cancels due to Covid are they entitled change dates or cancel the booking. All bookings affected by Covid will only be charged for the actual nights stayed. NLC permit are required and Darlala may require confirmation prior to arrival. Credit Card payments will be processed at time of booking. All bookings need to be online