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3.9 out of 5

"Love that the property is easy walking distance to everything in the city. Parking is an issue. " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 11 Dec 2022

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Hotel Description

The Cavenagh places you in the center of Darwin, steps from Chung Wah Temple and within a short 5-minute stroll of Brown's Mart Theatre. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and a bar/lounge.

The restaurant, The Cavenagh, serves Modern European cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/cafe, and laundry facilities.

Sights within a 10-minute walk of this 3.5-star Darwin City Centre motel include Smith Street Mall and The Esplanade.

Boutique King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$87* Per night/room 5 Feb. - 6 Feb.

Double Room, Pool View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Boutique Twin

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Cavenagh ratings based on 401 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.9 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 The Cavenagh

Everyone (282) Couples (89) Business (2) Students (1) Family (12) Other (1)
4 out of 5
Love that the property is easy walking distance to everything in the city. Parking is an issue.

Posted by on 11 Dec. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

12 Dec. 2022 by THE CAV RECEPTION TEAM

Hello Mick,Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review, we truly appreciate all feedback!We are sorry if Parking was an issue, we don't advertise that we have parking on our listing. There is a mention that there is paid street parking only.

4 out of 5
Lovely staff

Posted by on 24 Nov. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Nov. 2022 by The Cav Reception

Hello LynelleThank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate all feedback!We are delighted that you had a great stay with us. Please come back!!

5 out of 5
Everything’s great about staying here

Posted by on 12 Nov. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

13 Nov. 2022 by The Cav Reception

Hello Chris,Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate all feedback and we are delighted that you had an excellent stay with us.

4 out of 5
Staff were great. Food was awesome. Had a couple of hiccups but staff resolved it quickly and offered food voucher for our troubles.

Posted by on 8 Nov. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Nov. 2022 by The Cav Reception

Hello Cecillia,We are glad that you had a good experience with us! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate all feedback.

5 out of 5
Great staff, very professional, friendly, always willing to help , all round the best experience I’ve had in Darwin.

Posted by on 6 Nov. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

9 Nov. 2022 by The Cav Reception

Hello John,We are delighted that you had a great time at our hotel and really appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review!

5 out of 5
Recently stayed as part of a very large group. The staff were all amazing. We stayed at the quiet end of the hotel and the live music was not a bother. Rooms clean and the location was fantastic. So handy having the communal kitchen and laundry to use to

Posted by on 25 Sep. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 Sep. 2022 by THE CAV TEAM

HELLO JEANINETHANK YOU KINDLY FOR TAKING THE TIME TO LEAVE US A REVIEW. WE ARE VERY PLEASED THAT YOU ENJOYED YOUR STAY WITH US.........BTW WE LOVE RETURN GUESTS! COME VISIT AGAIN!

5 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Sep. 2022

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 11 Sep. 2022

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5 out of 5
Good stay!

Posted by on 10 Sep. 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 Sep. 2022 by THE CAV TEAM

Hello WarrenThank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us!

5 out of 5

Posted by on 5 Sep. 2022

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Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/cafe on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. The Cavenagh also features an outdoor pool, laundry facilities, and an ATM. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Darwin motel.

  • 80 guestrooms or units
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • ATM
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

The Cavenagh offers 80 air-conditioned accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Guests can make use of the in-room full-sized refrigerators/freezers and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

The Cavenagh - This restaurant specializes in Modern European cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at anytime

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

All guests, including children, are required to present a valid government-issued ID card at check-in.

The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification.

To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

This property has limited room availability on the ground floor. Guests may request ground floor rooms after booking, subject to availability.

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.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and cash.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. 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 lunch and dinner. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • 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 lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available

Hotel Names

  • Cavenagh Darwin
  • Cavenagh Hotel
  • Cavenagh Hotel Darwin
  • Cavenagh Motel Darwin
  • Cavenagh Motel
  • The Cavenagh Motel
  • The Cavenagh Darwin
  • The Cavenagh Motel Darwin

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.