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Darwin Waterfront Luxury Suites
4.5 out of 5
19 Kitchener Drive, Darwin, NT
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4.8/5Exceptional! (126 reviews)

"Our stay at the apartment was brilliant. From the easy to follow check in instructions, as we arrived late, to the surprise of the welcome pack. It was like walking into a home not an apartment. The location is top notch, right in the middle of the vibrant waterfront district. We will be recommending ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar. 2020

Darwin Waterfront Luxury Suites
Saltwater Suites
4.5 out of 5
5 Anchorage Court, Darwin, NT
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4.8/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)

"fantastic location, comfy bed.Lovely big appartment"…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep. 2019

Saltwater Suites
Darwin Waterfront Apartments
4.5 out of 5
19A Kitchener Drive, Darwin Waterfront, Darwin, NT
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4.7/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)

"This apartment is amazing. We were extremely happy with everything! They even provide basic necessities like milk, coffee, orange juice, croissants! Fantastic, beautifully styled and super comfortable. We will be back for sure."…"

Reviewed on 30 Jan. 2019

Darwin Waterfront Apartments
Club Tropical Resort Darwin
4 out of 5
622 Lee Point Road, Darwin, Lee Point, NT
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The price is AU$150 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (466 reviews)

"Beautiful accommodation very clean & always friendly staff Just 10 minutes from shopping centre Very quiet Thankyou"…"

Reviewed on 5 Apr. 2020

Club Tropical Resort Darwin
H on Smith Hotel
4 out of 5
81 Smith Street, Darwin, NT
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The price is AU$97 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (992 reviews)

"in these trying times the staff were fantastic, the hotel was extremely clean"…"

Reviewed on 2 Apr. 2020

H on Smith Hotel
Palms City Resort
3.5 out of 5
64 Esplanade, Darwin, NT
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The price is AU$119 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"It was nice the staff were very helpful and I could definitely recommend this property for anyone"…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

Palms City Resort
Ramada Suites by Wyndham Zen Quarter Darwin
4 out of 5
6 Carey Street, Darwin, NT
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The price is AU$118 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,085 reviews)

"Decent parking space, clean, good location and friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jul. 2020

Ramada Suites by Wyndham Zen Quarter Darwin
Mantra on the Esplanade
4.5 out of 5
88 The Esplanade, Darwin, NT
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The price is AU$119 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"Location was great. Pool very nice. Staff were friendly and attentive."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

Mantra on the Esplanade
Discovery Parks – Darwin
4 out of 5
11 Farrell Crescent, Winnellie, NT
The price is AU$130 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (292 reviews)

"It was everything that was described and was a good stay."…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov. 2019

Discovery Parks – Darwin
Vibe Hotel Darwin Waterfront
4 out of 5
7 Kitchener Drive, Darwin, NT
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The price is AU$129 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (992 reviews)
Great location

"comfortable stay in a great location. Perfect for a short stay business trip. 9/10 would return"…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan. 2020

Vibe Hotel Darwin Waterfront
Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin
4 out of 5
Gilruth Avenue, The Gardens, NT
The price is AU$279 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (993 reviews)

"Loved both pools, being able to get a drink at the pool or in the pool, having a bath tub in room the sunsets the bars. The chinese and italian and the restaurant facing the lagoon pool they were all 5 star 😊"…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar. 2020

Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin
Cullen Bay Resort
3.5 out of 5
26-32 Marina Boulevard, Cullen Bay, Larrakeyah, NT
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The price is AU$109 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (985 reviews)
adventure bears part two

"I had the best time at marine blve the restuarants were pleasant the food nice the harbourside water peaceful to wake up to and really a nice pleace to holiday or entertain business mates and impress them about the beaty of darwin a magical wonderland of heriatge and adventure thankyou for the memories ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Feb. 2020

Cullen Bay Resort
Marrakai Apartments
4 out of 5
93 Smith Street, Darwin, NT
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3.9/5Very Good! (239 reviews)

"Perfect for us. 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms. Pool. handy location."…"

Reviewed on 31 Jan. 2020

Marrakai Apartments
Casa on Gregory
3.5 out of 5
52 Gregory Street, (Cnr Gregory & Toy Streets), Parap, NT
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3.9/5Very Good! (230 reviews)
The price is right

"We had dinner at a nearby restaurant for our anniversary so location was ideal. Room was modern, clean and comfortable however you couldn't swing a cat in the bathroom. Not sure on motel ruling, but some cold drinks in the mini bar would of been a bonus. Would stay here again."…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct. 2019

Casa on Gregory
Travelodge Resort Darwin
4 out of 5
64 Cavenagh St, Darwin, NT
The price is AU$109 per night
3.9/5Good! (991 reviews)

"Friendly staff, location to supermarket and shops, the 2 big swimming pools and the friendly house keeping ladies."…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct. 2019

Travelodge Resort Darwin
Alatai Holiday Apartments
3.5 out of 5
7, Finniss St, Darwin, NT
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The price is AU$92 per night
3.8/5Good! (442 reviews)

"It’s near cbd and having a 2 bedroom apartment where everything you need is there is just awesome."…"

Reviewed on 29 Dec. 2019

Alatai Holiday Apartments
Frontier Darwin Hotel
3.5 out of 5
3 Buffalo Court, Darwin, NT
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The price is AU$109 per night
3.7/5Good! (264 reviews)

"Good"…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar. 2020

Frontier Darwin Hotel
Luma Luma Holiday Apartments
3.5 out of 5
26 Knuckey Street and Corner W, Darwin, NT
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The price is AU$92 per night
3.7/5Good! (366 reviews)

"They were very helpful when asking questions about where to go and what to do in the area."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jan. 2020

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The smell of salt water in the air, the crunch of sand underneath your toes, and the soft rays of sunshine shining down on your back—you’re dreaming of the perfect beachside holiday. Before your visions of splashing in the surf can become a reality, you need to reserve one of many incredible beach hotels in Darwin. From luxurious seaside resorts to budget beachside bungalows, we have all the accommodations you seek to make your travels a smashing success.

Half the fun of going to the beach is staying nearby your preferred patch of sand. Seek out beachfront resorts in Darwin that set you up in the middle of the action. Wake up and enjoy a cup of hot coffee in your room before walking down to the ocean with your beach gear and your travel companions in tow. After a day spent sunning on the sandy shores, retreat to your hotel room for some much-needed rest and relaxation. Whether you stay somewhere that has a pool for you to cool off in, or you head to the hotel bar for a soothing libation, you’ll find comfort in all the little amenities that make a big difference in your stay. Your Darwin beach accommodation will be fully stocked with plush bedding, premium bath amenities to wash the salt from your hair, and perhaps even a private balcony from which you can watch the waves roll in.

Select the beachfront accommodation in Darwin that’s right for your needs here on Expedia. With properties that are ideal for a romantic beachside getaway with your partner, and sizable resorts that can accommodate the entire family, we have everything you need to enhance your stay by the sea.

Frequently asked questions

What is Darwin like for travellers who love the beach?
Known for its beaches and museums, Darwin offers a lot for the traveller planning a beach getaway.
What's the best accommodation option for a beach holiday in Darwin?
Rydges Palmerston - Darwin is a top 3.5-star beach apartment with 3 outdoor pools and free WiFi. Other good choices for your beach trip include Club Tropical Resort Darwin and Vibe Hotel Darwin Waterfront. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Mindil Beach or Casuarina Beach.
What's the weather like in Darwin?
Good weather can be important during a beach holiday, so you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide when to visit. The hottest months are usually October and November, with an average temperature of 29°C, while the coldest months are July and June, with an average of 26°C. Average annual rainfall for Darwin is 1690 mm.
What is there to see and do around Darwin?
After arriving and checking into your hotel, you’ll probably want to explore your surroundings. If you’re excited to check out the beaches, head to Casuarina Beach for some relaxation by the water. Experience the area’s museums and theatre, and make time for local attractions such as Darwin Waterfront and Mindil Beach. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to Cullen Bay Marina or Smith Street Mall.
What's the best way to get around Darwin?
To get to Darwin, you can fly into Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.), the closest major airport, which is located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city centre. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

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