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Holidays in Darwin

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Darwin Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Darwin hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

For more information about the impact of COVID-19 on your Darwin trip, please visit our Coronavirus Information page.

2021 Darwin holiday deals

Cullen Bay Resort
Marrakai Apartments

Top hotels in Darwin

Mercure Darwin Airport Resort
Mercure Darwin Airport Resort
4 out of 5
1 Sir Norman Brearley Drive, Eaton, NT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$114 per night from 22 Jan. to 23 Jan.
3.9/5Very Good! (989 reviews)

"Reasonable room, pleasant gardens, Good sized pool"…"

Reviewed on 29 Dec. 2020

Mercure Darwin Airport Resort
Adina Apartment Hotel Darwin Waterfront
Adina Apartment Hotel Darwin Waterfront
4.5 out of 5
7 Kitchener Drive, Darwin, NT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$167 per night from 1 Feb. to 2 Feb.
4.3/5Excellent! (1,031 reviews)

"The food is amazing. The corridors in the 4th floor not very clean"…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan. 2021

Adina Apartment Hotel Darwin Waterfront
Ramada Suites by Wyndham Zen Quarter Darwin
Ramada Suites by Wyndham Zen Quarter Darwin
4 out of 5
6 Carey Street, Darwin, NT
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$140 per night from 21 Feb. to 22 Feb.
4.3/5Excellent! (1,119 reviews)

"The rooftop bar was great when it was open and available. The first couple of days they told us that it wouldn't be open, but then it was. On the last night, there was a private function there so we couldn't use it anyway. The pool is fantastic, but needs a little bit of maintenance (edge tile broken, ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan. 2021

Ramada Suites by Wyndham Zen Quarter Darwin
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top activities in Darwin

Darwin Beach Holiday

Whether you're heading off alone or with the whole family, you're sure to find plenty of relaxation on your Darwin holiday. Look for unique seashells or sit by the shore and listen to the waves. Whatever you're in the mood for, your trip to Darwin will certainly be memorable. Casuarina Beach, located 7 miles (12 km) from the town centre, is ideal for those who value convenience. Many travellers also book Darwin holiday packages closer to Mindil Beach, another popular nearby option.

Things You Should Know About Darwin

  • If you want that beach lifestyle, have a look at our Darwin beach hotels. Water views and cool sea air — what more could anyone ask for?
  • Check out Saltwater Suites and Darwin Executive Suites & FREE CAR. These apartments might just be perfect for your stay in Darwin.
  • Be sure to visit our Darwin things to do page for some trip planning inspiration. With a population of roughly 129,100 in Darwin, we're sure there'll be one or two locals who'll be happy to give you some extra advice!
  • If you're looking for things to do during your stay, add Darwin Waterfront, Cullen Bay Marina and Casuarina Beach to your travel itinerary. Also, be sure to look into our Darwin holiday deals to save on your hotels and experiences.

Frequently asked questions

How much does a Darwin holiday package cost?
Choose from any combination of car rentals, flights and hotels, and you can be holidaying in Darwin from just AU$872. And the more you bundle, the more cash you save. The holiday of your dreams has never been more affordable.
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Darwin holiday package?
If your holiday plans in Darwin have been upended, it’s comforting to know that you can cancel or amend your booking. If you booked less than 24 hours ago, you may be eligible for a refund. If your booking was made more than 24 hours ago, your airline, hotel or car rental company may impose fees. To learn more, check our Customer Service Portal.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Darwin?
Search for flights that suit your busy schedule, add a hotel to your booking and watch how much you save. It’s that easy! With a Darwin holiday package, you can save as much as $200 on your next great escape. From flights and hotels to rental cars and activities, Expedia makes travelling on a budget easy. And with more than 400 airlines and 1 000 000 hotel options throughout the world to pick from, you’ll never be short of choice.
What are the top hotels in Darwin?
Travellers heading to Darwin often stay in Darwin City Centre. H on Smith Hotel and Palms City Resort are well-liked options in this neighbourhood. But it’s not the only interesting place around town! Warf Precinct is also a great area and where you’ll find Adina Apartment Hotel Darwin Waterfront and Vibe Hotel Darwin Waterfront.
When is the best time of year to visit Darwin?
If saving money is a priority, December is the best time to take a break in Darwin. July is usually the most expensive month, so expect your credit card to take a hit if you visit then. July, August, June are the high season months and when this destination is often at its best. Alternatively, consider December, February, November if you’d prefer a quieter getaway.
How far in advance should I book my Darwin holiday?
To score discount prices, book as early as you can. Airlines typically release flights, along with some of the lowest fares, nearly a year ahead of time. Hotels, experiences and car rental should also be booked early so you can have the pick of the bunch. If you were hoping for a last-minute getaway in Darwin, there are always lots of great deals to be had on Expedia. Book something in today!
What does an Expedia Darwin travel package include?
With Expedia, you can choose any combination of flights, car rentals and hotels to build your perfect Darwin travel package. Once you’ve made your booking, you can add on the fun things like tours and activities. Don’t forget — the more you bundle, the bigger the savings!
What should I know before booking a Darwin travel package?
Discover deals to suit your budget with an Expedia package. Hotels, airfares, rental cars — we’re an one-stop shop for all of them. You’ll save loads just by combining your bookings. Whether you’re heading away on a ski trip or sunning yourself on a warm beach, your perfect holiday is just a few clicks away.
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Darwin holiday packages?
Having teamed up with online lender Affirm, Expedia offers financial flexibility with a Book Now, Pay Later option for holiday packages. Get the money side of things out of the way with an upfront payment or split the price of your travel over a number of installments. It’s up to you.
Can I choose my airline with a Darwin Expedia holiday package?
Yes, of course. We offer more than 550 airline partners worldwide, so go with the carrier that matches your travel needs.