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4.0 out of 5

"Location is great, easy access to airport. Shuttle bus great " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 12 Mar 2020

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Hotel Description

A romantic stay in Darwin awaits you at Mercure Darwin Airport Resort. You'll be within a 20-minute walk of Marrara Sports Complex and 4.7 km (2.9 mi) from Casuarina Beach. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants, 2 bars/lounges, and an outdoor swimming pool.

All 189 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy patios, private yards, and WiFi. Refrigerators and room service make in-room dining convenient. Coffee/tea makers, free newspapers, and ceiling fans are also available.

The bistro, Cossies Poolside Bistro, serves local and international cuisine and is open for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. At the hotel's own poolside bar, you can stop for a drink. Enjoy the spa tub and pool loungers. Business amenities include a conference center and a business center. Additionally, you'll find WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Each morning cooked-to-order breakfast is served between 6:00 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of a free airport shuttle.

Attractions within a 15-minute drive of this 4-star Eaton hotel include Mindil Beach and Cullen Bay Marina.

Superior Room, Multiple Beds (1 Queen and 1 Single)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$122* Per night/room 14 Aug. - 15 Aug.

Bungalow, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family Room, Multiple Beds

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Superior Double Room, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Mercure Darwin Airport Resort ratings based on 500 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 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Mercure Darwin Airport Resort

Everyone (364) Couples (53) Business (6) Family (62)
1 out of 5
Room was dirty , bathroom was dirty and the manager thought we were being over the top

Posted by , from Darwin on 8 Jun. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

12 Jul. 2020 by Kayte Staraj- General Manager

Hi Aimee, many apologies that this stay did did not meet your expectation. Please trust that we do take your feedback on board.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 2 Jun. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Apr. 2020 by Kayte Staraj- General Manager

Thank you for your review- we hope to see you again soon

4 out of 5
Location is great, easy access to airport. Shuttle bus great

Posted by on 12 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Apr. 2020 by Kayte Staraj- General Manager

Thank you for your review- we hope to see you again soon

4 out of 5
Close to airport and speedy checkin so you can rest from Your flight

Posted by on 11 Mar. 2020

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27 Apr. 2020 by Kayte Staraj- General Manager

Thank you for your review- we hope to see you again soon

5 out of 5
Great stay, disappointed on the price of 1 night stay though...$166 for a standard room!? As a regular person that stays due to flying to work, the pricing should be no where above 120 max!!

Posted by , from Brisbane on 5 Mar. 2020

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27 Apr. 2020 by Kayte Staraj- General Manager

Thank you for your review- we hope to see you again soon

5 out of 5
👍We are regulars and never disappointed - pool side service would be the only recommendations

Posted by , from Darwin on 22 Feb. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Feb. 2020 by Kayte Staraj- General Manager

Thank you for your feedback Leeane- we do hope to introduce poolside service in the future.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 17 Feb. 2020

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27 Feb. 2020 by Kayte Staraj- General Manager

Thank you for your review

5 out of 5
Perfect facility for pets, even a welcoming feeding dish, pet bed and dog chews, very impressive.

Posted by , from Yeppoon Qld on 4 Feb. 2020

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27 Feb. 2020 by Kayte Staraj- General Manager

We are glad you and your furry friend had a great stay MLean

4 out of 5

Posted by on 23 Jan. 2020

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27 Feb. 2020 by Kayte Staraj- General Manager

Thank you for your review

About the Mercure Darwin Airport Resort

Location 1 Sir Norman Brearley Drive, Eaton, NT 0812

Property Features

Mercure Darwin Airport Resort offers its guests an outdoor pool and a spa tub. There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. A computer station is on site and WiFi is available in public spaces for a fee. There's an onsite business center. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at the business-friendly Mercure Darwin Airport Resort. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free (available 24 hours). Self parking is free. This 4-star Darwin hotel is smoke free.

  • 189 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Bar by the pool
  • Coffee shop
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.) (0.6 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Mercure Darwin Airport Resort offers 189 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature complimentary newspapers and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Darwin hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private patio
  • In-room dining
  • Private outdoor space
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Cossies Poolside Bistro - This poolside bistro specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

Loong Fong Chinese - This poolside restaurant specializes in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

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

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

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

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: AUD 30 per accommodation, per night
  • Maximum 2 per room
  • Certain rooms only
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels) guidelines.The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitisation guidelines Bureau Veritas (Accor Hotels)
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 10.00 and AUD 25.00 for adults, AUD 10.00 and AUD 15.00 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 10 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 18 per night (rates may vary)
  • Pet fee: AUD 30 per accommodation, per night
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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

Hotel Names

  • Darwin Airport Resort
  • Darwin Airport Resort Rydges
  • Darwin Airport Rydges
  • Darwin Airport Rydges Resort
  • Rydges Darwin Airport
  • Mercure Darwin Airport Resort Marrara
  • Rydges Resort Darwin Airport
  • Mercure Darwin Airport Marrara
  • Mercure Darwin Airport Eaton
  • Mercure Darwin Airport Resort Hotel
  • Mercure Darwin Airport Resort Eaton
  • Mercure Darwin Airport Resort Hotel Eaton

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.
  • Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, which can be requested by contacting the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).

National Rating

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

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