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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good12%
  • Average29%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible47%
  • 29 Oct 2016
    “Bit of a walk, but worth it!”
  • 1 Oct 2016
    “Avoid it”
146 Michell Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Pool
Free Wifi
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
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About
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$29 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Location
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Contact
146 Michell Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800 Australia
Getting there
Darwin Airport4 mi
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

It's about a 15 to 20 minute walk to the centre of Darwin, but in exchange you get a lovely laidback and cheap hostel with one of the most kind and helpful owners I have ever met! There's a nice little pool at the front,...More

9  Thank RamonTravels
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

It was the most disgusting place I went in 5 months of travel. Don't use the kitchen it is really really dirty, don't sit on the coach they are the same. Luckily we only stayed one night, so I have to confess that I did...More

Thank Claire P
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Stay included free pancakes every morning for brekky. Introdcued Japanese and Canadian tourists to pancakes with lemon juice and sugar instead of jam or chockolate spread - they loved 'em. Well situated, nice double room. Clean good shower rooms and free internet (for us anyway)....More

14  Thank john h
Reviewed 1 September 2016

For ladies traveling on their own, I'd recommend staying in the girls dorm at this place. It's a bit quieter staying in the girls dorm & keep your food there too! Generally this place can get a little chaotic. Small swimming pool - nice when...More

6  Thank Twiga_088
Reviewed 7 July 2012

Well, the price was right. My spouse and I stayed here from April 11-14, 2012. We rented a double room, the "penthouse suite", as one of the "long term" residents jokingly referred to it, on the 2nd floor for $55 a night. Our cheapest room...More

4  Thank Andy R
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"Girl traveling on their own - book the girls dorm."
Twiga_088
31 Aug 2016
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"Upstairs double room at front O.K."
123AndyR
7 Jul 2012
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