Capricornia Motel

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Iron/ironing board, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, bed sheets

Overview of Capricornia Motel

Capricornia Motel

2.5 star property
Guests rated this property 2.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Pet-friendly
  • Kitchen
  • Business services
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
3 Kellaway Street, Fannie Bay, NT, 0820

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationFannie Bay Gaol Museum9 min walk
  • Popular LocationFannie Bay Race Course12 min walk
  • Popular LocationMuseum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory13 min walk
  • AirportDarwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.)11 min drive

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About this area


Located near the beach, Capricornia Motel is in Fannie Bay, a neighbourhood in Darwin. Gardens Park Golf Links and Cullen Bay Marina are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Parap Village Markets and The Esplanade. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Fannie Bay Race Course or Marrara Sports Complex. Guests appreciate the motel's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • 24HR Art - 9 min walk
  • Fannie Bay Gaol Museum - 9 min walk
  • Parap Village Markets - 10 min walk
  • Fannie Bay Race Course - 12 min walk
  • Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • East Arm Darwin Station - 17 min drive
  • Darwin International Airport (DRW) - 11 min drive


  • Laneway specialty coffee - 10 min walk
  • Cyclone Cafe - 10 min walk
  • Mad About Coffee - 10 min walk
  • Fannie Bay Cool Spot - 11 min walk
  • Karma Café - 14 min walk

About this property

Capricornia Motel

Darwin motel in Fannie Bay, near Mindil Beach
An outdoor pool, a business centre and laundry facilities are available at this motel. Additionally, a computer station and barbecues are on-site. All 39 rooms offer fridges, coffee makers and TVs.
Capricornia Motel offers 39 accommodations with shared/communal kitchens. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a shower. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.
Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Parking and public transport

  • Limited on-site parking
  • Free off-site parking

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station


  • BBQ grill(s)


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets


  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower


  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge
  • Shared kitchen access


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Check-in from 2 PM - 7 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 7 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance 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

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets stay for free
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

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

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
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 credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions; guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Capricornia Motel Fannie Bay
Capricornia Motel
Capricornia Fannie Bay
Capricornia Motel Motel
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Capricornia Motel Motel Fannie Bay

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Overall score and ratings

Rating 5 - Excellent. 26 out of 218 reviews
5 - Excellent 12%
Rating 4 - Good. 55 out of 218 reviews
4 - Good 25%
Rating 3 - Okay. 60 out of 218 reviews
3 - Okay 28%
Rating 2 - Poor. 42 out of 218 reviews
2 - Poor 19%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 35 out of 218 reviews
1 - Terrible 16%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Close to everything in Darwin
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2022

2/5 Poor

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
The room was ok. The shower and toilet were dirty. The aircon didn't work like a aircon should've so it was hot the whole time I was there. The staff were friendly but the overall experience had me leaving my motel a whole day earlier.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Economical for 1 night stay.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The building has some major cracks in it . It looks structurally unsound.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family
Disliked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Not Happy
There was a hole in the ceiling, the air condition button to turn to a cooler temperature was broken. No cutlery, the office reception area the carpet was filthy. Would not recommend going there to stay unless you have pets.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021