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4.1 out of 5

"Great property Fabulous pool area Breakfast was great and lovely lounge area A great stay We will be back " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 30 May 2021

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Hotel Description

DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade puts you in the center of Darwin, 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Darwin Waterfront and 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Mindil Beach. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and a 24-hour fitness center.

TVs with DVD players are featured in all 197 rooms, and you can enjoy WiFi, free newspapers, and safes. Refrigerators and round-the-clock room service make in-room dining easy, and minibars provide refreshments. Irons/ironing boards and free toiletries are also available.

The restaurant, Aqua Restaurant, serves Mediterranean cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. The hotel's own poolside bar and lounge bar are nice places to enjoy a drink. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Buffet breakfast is available daily. There's also the convenience of self parking.

Attractions within a 15-minute drive of this 4-star Darwin City Centre hotel include Cullen Bay Marina and Casuarina Beach.

King Guest Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$291* Per night/room 17 Jun. - 18 Jun.

Double Double Guest Room High Floor

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

1 Bedroom Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Double Double Guest Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Premier Suite with Balcony, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade ratings based on 406 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade

Everyone (254) Couples (90) Business (3) Family (56) Other (1)
5 out of 5
Great property Fabulous pool area Breakfast was great and lovely lounge area A great stay We will be back

Posted by on 30 May 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 26 May 2021

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3 out of 5
Noisy guests partying in corridors at 3am. Not good Called reception phone rang out

Posted by on 16 May 2021

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 7 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Mar. 2021

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4 out of 5

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 20 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

31 Mar. 2020 by Mandy

Wow, Thank you for your FIVE star review! We do hope we can welcome you back again. The DoubleTree Team

4 out of 5
Lovely entrance foyer and wonderful aircon. Big pool and attractive outlook across Bicentennial Park to the ocean.

Posted by , from Sydney on 10 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

31 Mar. 2020 by Mandy

Thank you for your lovely feedback and we are delighted you had such a great stay. We do hope to welcome you back again to the beautiful Top End. The DoubleTree Team

5 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Feb. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

31 Mar. 2020 by mandy

Thank you for your FIVE STAR review! We are delighted you had such a great stay. We do hope to welcome you back again in the future. The DoubleTree Team

4 out of 5
The facilities & closeness to Darwin City & the Christmas Lunch

Posted by on 31 Dec. 2019

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About the DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade

Location 116 The Esplanade, Darwin, NT 0800

Property Features

DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade offers its guests an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. Event space at this hotel measures 936 square feet (87 square meters) and includes a meeting room. The business-friendly DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade also features a terrace, concierge services, and laundry facilities. For a fee, parking is available. A complete renovation of DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade was completed in April 2018. This 4-star Darwin hotel is smoke free.

  • 197 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 936 sq ft of conference space
  • 87 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2013
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Darwin International Airport (DRW) (12.1 km / 7.5 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade offers 197 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Televisions come with pay movies. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This Darwin hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers, laptop-compatible safes, and safes. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Television
  • Movies for purchase
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily.

Aqua Restaurant - This poolside restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at anytime

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 60.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

  • Number of children who can stay for free – 3
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • LGBTQIA friendly
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 29 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: AUD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 9.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 60.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Darwin Hilton Esplanade
  • DoubleTree Darwin Esplanade
  • DoubleTree Hilton Darwin Esplanade
  • DoubleTree Hilton Esplanade Darwin
  • Hilton Darwin Esplanade
  • Hilton Esplanade
  • DoubleTree Hilton Darwin Esplanade Hotel
  • DoubleTree Hilton Esplanade Hotel
  • DoubleTree Hilton Esplanade
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade Hotel
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade Darwin
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade Hotel Darwin

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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