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4.3 out of 5

"Great location. Friendly and helpful staff. Lobby was clean and tidy. Room was fresh and clean " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 20 Feb 2020

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Hotel Description

At Novotel Darwin Airport 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 a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

All 131 rooms feature plasma TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy WiFi, coffee/tea makers, and free newspapers. Nice touches to enhance your stay include rainfall showerheads and free toiletries. Room service, ceiling fans, and hair dryers are also available.

The restaurant, Loong Fong Restaurant, serves local cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The hotel's own poolside bar and bar/lounge are nice places to enjoy a drink. Enjoy the fitness center and pool loungers. 2034 square feet (189 square meters) of event facilities include conference space, and other business amenities include a business center. Additionally, you'll find WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Full breakfast is available daily between 5:30 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of a free airport shuttle.

Attractions within a 15-minute drive of this 4-star Eaton hotel include Darwin Waterfront and Mindil Beach.

Suite, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Novotel Darwin Airport ratings based on 567 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 Novotel Darwin Airport

Everyone (375) Couples (80) Business (4) Family (100)
5 out of 5
Great location. Friendly and helpful staff. Lobby was clean and tidy. Room was fresh and clean

Posted by on 20 Feb. 2020

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3 out of 5
Price was rather high for what you got. It was a standard room, and off peck season

Posted by on 30 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

8 Feb. 2020 by Adriano Miyada

Dear guest, Thank you for your feedback and I'm sorry that we did not meet your expectations regarding the value for money during the "wet season". Please let us know how we can improve our offerings to meet your expectations next time. Kind regards, Adriano Miyada Fron Office Manager

4 out of 5
Place was clean and tidy. Bed was comfy. Airport transfer was prompt.

Posted by on 21 Jan. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

22 Jan. 2020 by Kim

Dear guest, thank you for your kind feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are looking forward to welcoming you back in the future, All the best, Kim S Operations Manager

4 out of 5
A/C functioning poorly this time (Reported) and I always find I am itchy from the sheets and whatever detergent they use to clean them. Aside from that this property is always excellent to stay in and very convenient. Great service and food.

Posted by on 18 Dec. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

29 Dec. 2019 by Kim

Dear guest, thank you for your comprehensive review of our hotel. We are glad you had a good time with us, but am sorry to hear the sheets might not be to your liking See you next time Kim S Operations Manager

5 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Dec. 2019

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29 Dec. 2019 by Kim

Dear guest, thank you for rating us 5/5 during your recent visit. Many thanks and until next time Kim S Operations Manager

5 out of 5
Within walking distance from the airport but still quiet.

Posted by on 13 Dec. 2019

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29 Dec. 2019 by Kim

Dear guest, thank you for your lovely review of our hotel. We are glad you had a good time See you next time Kim S Operations Manager

4 out of 5
convenient for late arrival at airport. check in was quick.

Posted by on 8 Dec. 2019

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29 Dec. 2019 by Kim

Dear guest, thank you for your review of our hotel. We are glad you had a good time See you next time Kim S Operations Manager

5 out of 5
clean and comfy bed thanks for the late check-in, also the friendly staff were a wonderful help

Posted by on 19 Nov. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

27 Nov. 2019 by Kim

Dear Guest, Thank you for your great review of our hotel. Its great to hear you have had a good time thank you, Kim S Operations Manager

5 out of 5
Friendly helpful staff simple facilities. Everything required for a short airport stay.

Posted by on 15 Nov. 2019

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27 Nov. 2019 by Kim

Dear Guest, thank you for your great review All the best Kim S Operations Manager

5 out of 5
Ability to provide service at 530am and transport to airport for 6am

Posted by on 3 Nov. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

11 Nov. 2019 by Kim

Dear Guest, Thank you for rating us 5/5 during your recent visit. We see you soon again, Kim S Operations Manager

Property Features

Novotel Darwin Airport offers its guests an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public spaces have WiFi for a fee. You'll find a business center on site. Event space at this hotel measures 2034 square feet (189 square meters) and includes conference space. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and gift shops/newsstands are also featured at the business-friendly Novotel Darwin Airport. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free (available 24 hours). Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Darwin hotel.

  • 131 guestrooms or units
  • 2034 sq ft of conference space
  • 189 sq m of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Convenience store
  • Terrace
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Novotel Darwin Airport offers 131 accommodations with complimentary newspapers and coffee/tea makers. Plasma televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with rainfall showerheads, 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.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Plasma television
  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 5:30 AM to 10 AM.

Loong Fong Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

The Stopover - Onsite coffee shop. Open select days.

Room service (during limited hours) 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 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 19.5 per night.

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.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: AUD 29 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 19.5 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Darwin Airport Hotel
  • Darwin Airport Hotel Rydges
  • Darwin Airport Rydges
  • Darwin Airport Rydges Hotel
  • Hotel Darwin Airport
  • Rydges Darwin Airport
  • Novotel Darwin Airport Hotel Marrara
  • Rydges Hotel Darwin Airport
  • Novotel Darwin Airport Eaton
  • Novotel Darwin Airport Marrara
  • Novotel Darwin Airport Hotel
  • Novotel Darwin Airport Eaton
  • Novotel Darwin Airport Hotel Eaton

National Rating

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

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