Darwin Central Hotel

21 Knuckey Street, Darwin, Australia, 0801  show map
 4 stars
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Darwin Central Hotel

Wi-Fi
Parking

AUD 19 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Overview

Featuring a beauty salon, a plunge pool and a barber shop, Darwin Central Hotel is situated next to a temple, a war memorial and a theater of Darwin. This original building was refurbished in 2011.

The property is located in Darwin CBD district, 2 km from George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens. The venue is 1 km away from the city center.

The vicinity of a cove and hills as well as quick access to entertainment venues, restaurants and a stadium set the hotel apart.

Darwin Central Hotel is set a 15-minute drive from Darwin airport.

Rooms

Darwin Central Hotel offers 132 individual rooms with a panoramic view of the city. For more comfort a bathtub, a shower and free toiletries are provided.

Eat & Drink

Guests can start their day with buffet breakfast served at the bar. There is a restaurant serving Italian dishes on site. The garden bar serves coffee and tea. Offering a variety of dishes, Bangkok Hut Restaurant and My Friend's Kitchen are about 100 meters away.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Darwin Central Hotel welcomes guests, offering a designated smoking area, a car park and a cloakroom along with a business centre, a banquet hall and a photocopier.

Relax

The beach facilities include chairs and towels.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at AUD 19 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   132.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Barber shop
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cots
  • High chairs

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun loungers
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 10.30 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

21 Knuckey Street, Darwin, Australia, 0801

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City Centre
  • Darwin
    400 ft
Airports
  • Darwin (DRW)
    4.2 mi
  • Delissaville (DLV)
    12.1 mi
Train Stations
  • Darwin Train Station
    5.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Viva La Vida Wine & Tapas Bar (cuisine: Vietnamese, Australian)
    300 ft
  • Istanbul Cafe Darwin (cuisine: Turkish)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Koolpin Gorge
    800 ft
  • Lake Alexander
    1100 ft
Beaches
  • Mindil Beach
    1.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10.30 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    132

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Rooms and availability

Premier Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Internet access
  • Safe
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE PREMIER

Darwin Central Hotel photos Room
Premier King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Internet television
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
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Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Queen-size bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Internet television
  • Ironing facilities
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
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Standard Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Queen-size bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe
  • Internet television
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Includes kitchenette facilities and a variety of kitchen utensils for those who want to dine in the comfort of their room. Please note that the rate is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 3 guests (see Hotel Policies). Please note that the use of the sofa bed in this room will be subject to the extra person charge regardless of the number of occupants (please see Hotel Policies for details).

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|TRIPLE STANDARD

Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE DELUXE

Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Spacious room with LCD TV, work desk and dining area. This room has no capacity for extra beds.

Darwin Central Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Popular areas

Convention centers

Monuments and Landmarks

Stadiums

Museums

  • Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory1.9 mi

Theaters

Marina

Local attractions

  • George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens1.3 mi
    Gardens Road
  • Mindil Beach1.5 mi
    Darwin, Northern TerritoryAustralia
  • Parap Market2.2 mi
    Parap Road Parap Village Shopping Precinct
  • Mindil Beach Markets1.4 mi
    Maria Liveris Drive Mindil Beach
  • Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory1.8 mi
    19 Conacher St Bullocky Point

Near the hotel

  • Koolpin Gorge 800 ft
    Kakadu National Park, Northern TerritoryAustralia
  • Chinese Temple and Museum Chung Wah1300 ft
    25 Woods St
  • Wave Lagoon2600 ft
    Darwin Waterfront Kitchener Drive
  • Darwin Wharf Precinct3800 ft
    Stokes Hill Wharf
  • Lake Alexander1100 ft
  • Northern Territory Library1400 ft
    Parliament House Darwin Cnr Bennett St & Mitchell St
  • Darwin Fish Market2800 ft
    Retail Shop, Francis Bay Drive Fishermans Wharf

Restaurants nearby

  • Viva La Vida Wine & Tapas Bar300 ft

    Address: Shop M19 & M18b Paspalis Centrepoint Building
    Phone: 08 89 420 544

    50% likes this, based on 110 reviews
    Cuisine: Vietnamese, Australian
    Price Range: USD 15 - USD 30

  • Barra Bar200 ft

    Address: 44 Mitchell st
    Phone: 0889411805

    63% likes this, based on 40 reviews
    Cuisine: Australian

  • Vietnamese Saigon Star300 ft

    Address: 60 Smith St
    Phone: (08) 8981 1420

    71% likes this, based on 97 reviews
    Cuisine: Vietnamese

  • Istanbul Cafe Darwin200 ft

    Address: 12 Knuckey Street

    57% likes this, based on 44 reviews
    Cuisine: Turkish

  • Ruby300 ft

    Address: 48-50 Smith Street

    73% likes this, based on 86 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10.30 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    132

Hotel Awards

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Darwin Central Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Darwin Central Hotel

Average guest rating

8.2out of 10
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Based on 137 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
8.0
Service
9.0
Value
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The central location, close to restaurants and nightlife.

  • Single
    8.2

    The location was good, room clean and staff friendly.

  • Single
    7.8

    Good value, good standard. I routinely stay there for business trips.

    Air conditioning tends to be a little noisy, so I switch it off overnight, which might be a problem in summer.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    The internal design, the location, the bathroom.

    Our room s,melt very mouldy and it was dark.

  • Single
    7.4

    The very pleasant and welcoming reception. The good housekeeping.

    The price is too high. Moreover, early arrivals (many flights into Darwin arrive late at night or early in the morning) are required to pay a full extra night even if your room has not been occupied the night before ( I arrived at about 6 AM). Also: for such a high price, at least internet connection should be complimentary but it is quite expensive.

  • Single
    7.8

    Good location, comfortable room

    Inadequate natural light to room.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    Accessability to services, shops, tourist destinations etc.

  • Single
    8.8

    I loved the room with the big screen tv, having 2 double beds and buffet breakfast.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    The hotel is very close to all of the Darwi cbd activities.

    No access to internet - only really wanted to print boarding passes - but a mid-major hotel should have internet access - even if user pay (had to use cafe across the road). Water in showers in the morning was cool and it was the coldest Darwin June for a long time and the shower had cold water. However, later in the day if you wanted a drink of cold water from the tap you had to run the water for 5 minutes to get cool water. Perhaps they were using solar water-heating, which worked very well during the day, but not good for morning showers. When mentioned to the front desk staff, they had no idea and didn's seem to care.

  • Couple
    5.8

    Location.

    Poor climate control in room. Expensive internet $11 per 1 hr.. Expensive laundry $8 per cycle $2 laundry deterg.. Expensive car parking facilities $14 per day.

  • Single
    7.0

    It's central, and familiar.

    I found the welcome abrupt to the point of being aggressive. Sign here, agree to that, give us your credit card, don't mess with us, we're watching you. I never felt I was the customer, or that they were grateful. Instead I was made to feel like a potential troublemaker on whom they were going to crack down. This is my third stay there. I think it will be my last.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Very convenient ewith very good staff

    A little more brightness needed in the internal space.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Great Location. Friendly staff at reception.

    $55 for additional person even though there are 3 beds in the bedroom.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Great location, clean comfortable hotel. The porter was very friendly and helpful.

    On booking in the duty manager did not explain one thing about the hotel. E.G. need to swipe card to use lifts!!!! Would have been a great help. Also no hair dryer in room. As it was a cool few days, lack of blankets in the room. On ringing for room service, was not explained that it came from the outside restaurant. Staff and reception had no customer service.

  • Single
    8.8

    Central location was very convenient to both the CBD/shopping and to wandering around park and wharf area. The overall feeling was welcoming and comfortable.

How to reach hotel

hotel Darwin Central Hotel Darwin location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

21 Knuckey Street, Darwin, Australia, 0801

Get directions
City Centre
  • Darwin
    400 ft
Airports
  • Darwin (DRW)
    4.2 mi
  • Delissaville (DLV)
    12.1 mi
Train Stations
  • Darwin Train Station
    5.7 mi
Restaurants
  • Viva La Vida Wine & Tapas Bar (cuisine: Vietnamese, Australian)
    300 ft
  • Istanbul Cafe Darwin (cuisine: Turkish)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Koolpin Gorge
    800 ft
  • Lake Alexander
    1100 ft
Beaches
  • Mindil Beach
    1.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10.30 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    132

Hotel Awards

AustralianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedDarwinDarwin Central Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Australia

Use Badge