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Guest reviews

4.2 out of 5 Very good
993 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Air conditioning
Spa
Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

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Explore the area

Popular LocationSKYCITY Casino2 min walk
Popular LocationMindil Beach Sunset Market7 min walk
Popular LocationMindil Beach8 min walk
AirportDarwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.)20 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsDeluxe Room
  • Deluxe Room, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Ocean View
  • Superior Spa Room

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsSuperior Spa Room
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 50 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuite, 1 Bedroom
  • Deluxe Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsDeluxe Twin Room
  • Lagoon King Room - Top Floor

    Room amenities

    • 50 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsLagoon King Room - Top Floor
  • Lagoon Twin Room - Top Floor

    Room amenities

    • 50 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsLagoon Twin Room - Top Floor
  • Superior Lagoon King Room (Lagoon Pool Swimout)

    Room amenities

    • 50 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuperior Lagoon King Room (Lagoon Pool Swimout)
  • Superior Lagoon Twin Room (Lagoon Pool Swimout

    Room amenities

    • 50 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsSuperior Lagoon Twin Room (Lagoon Pool Swimout
  • Deluxe Family Room

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsDeluxe Family Room
  • Superior Spa Room Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuperior Spa Room Ocean View

About this area

Darwin

Located in Darwin, Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin is near the beach. St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral and The USS Peary Memorial are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Mindil Beach and George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens. Don't miss out on a visit to Aquascene. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as sailing and other activities like golfing.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • SKYCITY Casino - 2 min walk
  • Mindil Beach Sunset Market - 7 min walk
  • Mindil Beach - 8 min walk
  • George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens - 10 min walk
  • Cullen Bay Marina - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • East Arm Darwin Station - 17 min drive
  • Darwin, NT (DRW-Darwin Intl.) - 20 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Vue — 1 min walk
  • Il Piatto — 1 min walk

About this property

Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin

Beach spa retreat, walking distance from SKYCITY Casino
Catch some rays at the nearby beach or spend the day relaxing at Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 5 restaurants. All 152 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus balconies and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars and coffee/tea makers.
Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin offers 152 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels and pay-per-view films.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Darwin hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include free newspapers and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

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
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Valet parking: AUD 15 per day
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–10:30 AM: AUD 32 per person
  • 5 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 7 bars/lounges, 1 swim-up bar and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Indonesian

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • Garden

Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Casino
  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Films for purchase
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3:00 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 65.0 per night.

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 32 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: AUD 15 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 65.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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
This property advises that enhanced cleaning 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
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Skycity Darwin Hotel The Gardens
Skycity Darwin Hotel
Skycity Darwin The Gardens
Skycity Darwin
Skycity Darwin Hotel Darwin
Skycity Hotel Darwin
Darwin Skycity Hotel

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin and receive a full refund?
Yes, Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is this hotel located?
Located in The Gardens, this beach hotel is within a 10-minute walk of SKYCITY Casino, Mindil Beach and George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens. Cullen Bay Marina and Aquascene are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Mindil Beach Casino and Resort - formerly SKYCITY Darwin

4.2
Very good
993 reviews
5 - Excellent
438
4 - Good
354
3 - Okay
142
2 - Mediocre
42
1 - Poor
17
4.3
Cleanliness
4.1
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.0
Property condition
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

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 😊

Stayed 9 nights in Mar 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Amazing view of the ocean from the infinity pool whilst enjoying a cocktail as the sun sets

Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Great location; excellent pools; friendly staff; dining options

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Swimming pool was the best. Two pools nice and clean. Really recommend staying here.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Staff were really friendly, I booked the 1 bedroom suite with spa and it was clean, spacious, had everything I needed. The outdoor pool and bar was well used, watching the sunset over Mindil Beach was perfect

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020