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Hotel Description

Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin places you steps from SKYCITY Casino and within a short 5-minute stroll of Mindil Beach. Highlights at this beach hotel include 5 restaurants, 7 bars/lounges and a full-service spa.

All 152 rooms feature free WiFi, free wired Internet and balconies. Minibars provide refreshments, and 24-hour room service makes dining in an option. Additionally, satellite TV, coffee/tea makers and free newspapers are available.

A day of pampering at endota spa can include massages, facials and mani/pedis. The bistro, The Vue, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own poolside bar. Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool and fitness centre. 0 square feet (0 square metres) of event facilities include conference rooms, and other business amenities include a business centre and limo/town car service. Additionally, you'll find a casino, free WiFi in public areas and a coffee shop/café. Buffet breakfast is available daily between 6 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 20-minute walk of this 4-star The Gardens hotel include George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens and Cullen Bay Marina.

Deluxe Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$131* Per night/room 16 Oct. - 17 Oct.

Lagoon Twin Room - Top Floor

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Lagoon King Room - Top Floor

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Spa Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Lagoon Twin Room (Lagoon Pool Swimout

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin ratings based on 823 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin

Everyone (486) Couples (261) Business (2) Family (70)
5 out of 5
Cashed Up Bogan Heaven!! If you’re into massive swimming pools, beach chairs, swim up bars and big TV screens you will love this joint

Posted by on 13 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5
Good pool and spa facilities Food good staff very friendly and helpful

Posted by on 11 Oct. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 1 Sep. 2019

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5 out of 5
Loved the whole thing. All of it. One suggestion is for a tap to wash sandy feet on leaving the lagoon pool. Might save a bit less work on the floors.

Posted by on 29 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

5 Sep. 2019 by Mindil Beach Casino Resort

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and giving us a perfect rating. We are glad you enjoyed your overall stay with us. Also we wish to inform you that the tap to wash sandy feet in the Lagoon Pool area is located near the Lagoon Day Spa entrance in the corner. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Thank you.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 22 Aug. 2019

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2 out of 5
Views gardens staff all very good. Accomodation needs a much needed up date. Wooden shutters need replacing.

Posted by on 22 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

30 Aug. 2019 by Mindil Beach Casino Resort

We appreciate your candid feedback and will ensure to pass on your comments to the relevant departments for further review. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

5 out of 5
Everything so lush and clean. Staff very helpful. Pool area awesome.

Posted by on 20 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

22 Aug. 2019 by Mindil Beach Casino Resort

Thank you for your great review. A 5 star experience is what we aim to provide to all our guests. We hope you return soon so we have the opportunity to look after you again.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Aug. 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 28 Jul. 2019

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3 out of 5
Staff are lovely rooms are spotless best views but the air con in the rooms is so cold and not adjustable makes for very uncomfortable nights

Posted by on 25 Jul. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

29 Jul. 2019 by Mindil Beach Casino Resort

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We appreciate your nice comments about our rooms and staff. We have raised your concerns to our Property Service team to look into. We look forward to having you stay with us again in the near future.

About the Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin

Location Gilruth Avenue, The Gardens, NT 0801

Property Features

Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a fitness centre. There are 5 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/cafΘ. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 7 bars/lounges and A swim-up bar. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. A business centre and a limo/town car service are available. Event space at this hotel measures 0 square feet (0 square metres) and includes conference rooms. A casino, tour or ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star The Gardens hotel.

  • 152 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 5 dining venues
  • 7 bars or lounges
  • 0 sq ft of conference space
  • 0 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 1986
  • Casino
  • Bar by the pool
  • Swim-up bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking , Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking; valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin offers 152 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. This The Gardens hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Private balcony
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Satellite channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 6 AM to 10:30 AM.

The Vue – This bistro serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Reservations are required.

Il Piatto – This restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required.

Dragon Court – This restaurant specialises in Asian cuisine and only serves dinner. Reservations are required.

Cove – Overlooking the pool, this restaurant only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 65.0 per night.

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 30 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 15 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 65.0 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 Skycity Hotel
  • Mindil Casino Skycity Darwin
  • Skycity Darwin Hotel The Gardens
  • Skycity Darwin The Gardens
  • Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin Hotel
  • Skycity Darwin Hotel Darwin

You should know

  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian star ratings agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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