Darwin Esplanade Central

3.0 star property
3-star aparthotel in Darwin City Centre with spa and outdoor pool

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Darwin Esplanade Central

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Outdoor pool, open 6:30 AM to 9:00 PM, pool loungers
City Room
Shower, free toiletries, hair dryer, towels

Overview of Darwin Esplanade Central

7.2 out of 10 Good
7.2/10 Good

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
88 The Esplanade, Darwin, NT, 0800
Main amenities
  • 30 smoke-free apartments
  • Weekly housekeeping
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Self parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Front desk safe
  • Vending machine
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Hair salon
  • Limited hour front desk
Feel at home
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Laundry facilities
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Self-parking (surcharge)

Room options

City Apartment

  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

City Room

  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Darwin City Centre
  • The Esplanade - 1 min drive
  • Darwin Waterfront - 3 min drive
  • Mindil Beach - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Darwin International Airport (DRW) - 24 min drive
  • East Arm Darwin Station - 25 min drive


  • The Cav - 11 min walk
  • Amazing Thailand - 2 min walk
  • Wharf One Food & Wine - 18 min walk
  • Manoli's Greek Taverna - 6 min walk
  • Rendezvous Cafe - 8 min walk

About this property

Darwin Esplanade Central

Darwin Esplanade Central is a great choice for a stay in Darwin. Guests can go for a swim in the outdoor pool, then visit the spa to be pampered with massages. There's a garden, and apartments offer LCD TVs and free WiFi.



At a glance


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 7:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • You will be asked to provide the property with a copy of your government-issued photo ID after booking
  • If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Property amenities


  • Outdoor pool
  • Sunloungers
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa open select days
  • Massages


  • Free Wi-Fi, with a speed of 25+ Mbps

Parking and transport

  • Self parking on site (AUD 30 per night)

Food and drink

  • Fridge (mini)
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Bed sheets provided


  • Shower
  • Toilet paper
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided
  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries


  • 32-inch LCD TV with digital service

Outdoor areas

  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Laundry facilities
  • Near a laundromat


  • Air conditioning


  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)


  • No lifts
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Limited housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe at front desk
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Vending machine
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Hair salon

Location highlights

  • Near a metro station
  • In the city centre
  • Near a health or beauty spa

Things to do

  • Bike hire on site


  • 30 rooms

Special features


Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the aparthotel's full-service spa. Services include massages. The spa is open selected days.

Fees & policies


  • Self-parking costs AUD 30 per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 6:30 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Reservations are required for spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation


This property does not have lifts.
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Darwin Esplanade Central Darwin
Darwin Esplanade Central Aparthotel
Darwin Esplanade Central Aparthotel Darwin

Frequently asked questions

Does Darwin Esplanade Central offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Darwin Esplanade Central does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Is there a pool at Darwin Esplanade Central?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 6:30 AM to 9:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at Darwin Esplanade Central?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Darwin Esplanade Central?
Yes. Self-parking costs AUD 30 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Darwin Esplanade Central?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
What is there to do at Darwin Esplanade Central and nearby?
Darwin Esplanade Central has a spa and an outdoor pool, as well as a garden.
What's the area around Darwin Esplanade Central like?
Darwin Esplanade Central is in Darwin City Centre, a short 1-minute walk from The Esplanade and 4 minutes' walk from Darwin Harbour.









Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Exceptional

Location and facilities were ideal for my purposes.
Peter, 4-night business trip
Verified Wotif guest review

6/10 Good

No microwave or toaster or crockery and cutlery
Barry, 4-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

The position was great, near the Esplanade view but also convenient to shopping and restaurants.
Linda, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

Does the job but that’s it.
Paul, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great location
Suzanne, 10-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

The Hotel and the property grounds were very well kept. The Hotel is in an excellent location closed to shopping and dining options.
Rosa, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

no windows, bad ventilation, old fittings, furniture and carpet, grumpy staff.
joshua, 1-night business trip
Verified Wotif guest review

2/10 Poor

Ben, 2-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Welcoming staff, very helpful and easy to converse with….room was great for the price…bed comfortable and linen was clean…very happy with my stay and will stay again and recommend to anyone to stay here….
Wendy, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

Unchalee, 1-night trip
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