Darke Peak Hotel, overlooking the Darke Peak Range and nestled between Caralue Bluff and Carappee Hill, the Darke Peak Hotel is full of old world charm and country characters. A traditional non-pokie pub which maintains its links with the past they serve homestyle food, cold beer with true country hospitality which reflects the relaxed lifestyle of the surrounding farming community. The hotel has twin share and double rooms with a shared bathroom. The guest lounge room features a fridge, microwave, television and open fire place.
Darke Peak is a small community on Eyre Peninsula which is an ideal base for local bushwalking and birdwatching.
You'll find Darke Range, Caralue Bluff and Carappee Conservation Park nearby. Carappee Hill is the highest point - 495 metres above sea level. Hambidge Wilderness Area and Darke Range conservation parks are also nearby - good locations for bushwalking and birdwatching.
The town of Darke Peak and the nearby range were named after John Charles Darke who was speared in 1844 while on an exploratory trip. His grave is located on the western side of the Darke Range.