Palms City Resort

Address: 64 Esplanade, Darwin, Top End, Northern Territory, 0800, Australia | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 64 Esplanade, Darwin, is near Mindil Beach, Darwin Wharf Precinct, Darwin Botanic Gardens, and Aquascene.
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          • Swimming pool
          • Restaurant
          • Outdoor pool


          • High-speed internet in room
          • Non-smoking rooms
          • Wireless internet connection in room (free)
          • Breakfast Available
          • Wireless internet connection in public areas
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Reduced mobility rooms
          • Microwave in room
          • Air-Conditioning
          • Wheelchair accessibility
          • Kitchenette
          • Free parking


          • Shuttle bus service
          • Drycleaning onsite
          • Meeting rooms/conference facilities
          • Laundry facilities (self serve)
          • Conference facilities
          • Multilingual staff
          • Laundry

          TravelPod Member ReviewsPalms City Resort Darwin

          Reviewed by smgiles

          View of a brick wall...

          Reviewed Apr 25, 2012
          by (5 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

          I stayed for 3 nights and was given a room far from reception and up a flight of stairs (pain in the butt with all of my luggage). I had a view of a brick wall that was partially obscured by a linen trolly that was permanently parked outside of my door. Wifi ($7 for 2 hours) did not reach my room. The staff were fairly pleasant and it was close to everything while being in on a fairly quiet street. I was there in the low season for $99 per night. The day I left the price shot up to $240/night -- I would have been OUTRAGED to pay that much for the rather shabby room. Okay but not great.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          Reviewed by jdfewson

          Great Stuff

          Reviewed Sep 3, 2011
          by (1 review) , Australia Flag of Australia

          We had a great four night stay in this resort which naturally was equipped with a pool and a lot of individual bungalows (duplex). The only downside if you could call it that was that the only meals available there was breakfast, however, it was within easy striking distance to many more eateries including a hotel restaurant only 50mtrs away.
          Situated right on the esplanade it was only a few minutes walk to the city center and cheaper takeaway food if required. We found that four days in Darwin was not enough although we did almost daily tours the first of which was a harbor cruise on the day of arrival. A wonderful experience but i have made note not to do any tours on the day of arrival as we were very short on time when we got there.
          The Staff in the hotel were extremely nice and helpful and i would heartily recommend this resort to anyone wanting to stay a while in Darwin.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          TripAdvisor Reviews Palms City Resort Darwin

          4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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          All good things come to an end

          A travel blog entry by lesley.forbes on Aug 06, 2015

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          ... Court Bakewell, back at the home of Mick and Alison, Oscar and Archie Collins, Inge's niece, just before 6 pm. There were our car and van safely stored. The end of a most marvellous experience. A good shower was very welcome as was the comfy bed. Mick cooked us chops and salad for tea: so hospitable.

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