4.1 out of 5

"Breakfast could have been better, but overall great time " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 28 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade puts you in the center of Darwin, 1.9 km (1.2 mi) from Darwin Waterfront and 2.3 km (1.4 mi) from Cullen Bay Marina. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and a 24-hour fitness centre.

All 197 rooms feature TVs with DVD players, and you can enjoy WiFi, free newspapers, and safes. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like fridges and round-the-clock room service. Irons/ironing boards and free toiletries are also available.

The restaurant, Aqua Restaurant, serves Mediterranean cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. At the hotel's own poolside bar or bar/lounge, you can enjoy a drink. 936 square feet (87 square metres) of event facilities include meeting rooms, and other business amenities include a business centre. Added amenities include laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a terrace. Buffet breakfast is available daily. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this 4-star Darwin City Centre hotel, you'll be 11.2 km (7 mi) from Casuarina Beach.

Double Double Guest Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
AU$159 per night

Double Double Guest Room Plus

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

1 Bedroom Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 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

Executive Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade ratings based on 372 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.1 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
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

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 30 Mar. 2019

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5 out of 5
Fantastic location, walking distance to town centre shops, pubs and restaurants. Lovely staff, room immaculate - would stay again

Posted by on 24 Mar. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Mar. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Mar. 2019

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4 out of 5
Beautiful harbour view and staff are excellent. Older style building newly refurbished.

Posted by on 3 Jan. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 19 Nov. 2018

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 26 Sep. 2018

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3 out of 5
It was a case of ‘pay for what you get’! Service was great, only issue I really found was the air con was a ducted system, so I was limited to adjusting the ac to my needs. So the room felt quite flat and warm!

Posted by , from Australia on 5 Sep. 2018

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4 out of 5
Breakfast could have been better, but overall great time

Posted by on 28 Aug. 2018

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5 out of 5

Weekend break

The breakfast could have been a little better. Not much variety um afraid.

Posted by on 19 Jun. 2018

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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 centre. 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. A business centre and a meeting room are available. Event space at this hotel measures 936 square feet (87 square metres). A terrace, tour or ticket assistance, and laundry facilities are also featured at the business-friendly DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade. A round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Parking is available for a fee. A complete renovation of DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade was completed in April 2018.

  • 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
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business facilities
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Corner/local shop
  • Terrace
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • Bellhop

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.) (12.1 km / 7.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade offers 197 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and minibars. Televisions come with pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers, laptop-compatible safes and safes. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Television
  • Films for purchase
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer available
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily.

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

24-hour room service is available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Airport transport is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

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 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • 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 are 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.

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)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 20 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: AUD 20 (one-way), (from 5 to 12 years old)
  • Self-parking fee: AUD 9.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 60 per night
  • On-site 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

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

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.