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Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2013

I recently stayed at The Paravista Motel for a week and thoroughly enjoyed my time there. Absolutely loved the location - just around the corner from Parap Village and the Saturday markets. The bus stop is close by and I enjoyed being a few minutes from the city. The room was fantastic, clean and roomy and a nice little balcony....

3Thank SueVinnie
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2013

This motel is a short drive from the airport, Mindil Beach, Cullen Bay and the Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, but not that close to the city centre. It is also not far from Darwin Sailing Club, which serves very good meals with a great view (and is open to visitors from outside the Northern Territory, without...

5Thank MSDSK
Reviewed 29 October 2013

I stayed at the Paravista for a total of 3 nights in early October.The main reasons I chose the hotel were that they would keep my bag in storage for 4 days while I went on a tour, their prices were within my budget while most of the other hotels in Darwin were too expensive,and,a huge plus, they have free...

10Thank Titian30
Canberra Australia
Reviewed 11 October 2013

A hotel built in the 1970s now in need of refurnishment and possibly a lift to the third floor. Comfortable, with everything you need in a stopover but out of the way - the only close attraction is the Parap markets on saturdays... otherwise you need a car.

4Thank Pittosporum
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 October 2013

I was staying at the paravista the weekend of the wedding party from the 27th till the 30th of sept. and I witnessed first hand the disgusting drunken behaviour of the ( wedding party ) guests and I to was one of the people who rang the managers to complain about the noise and as far as I am concerned...

7Thank pla p
Reviewed 1 October 2013

An outdated property in desperate need of a refurbishment and with a manager in need of a new attitude. We stayed there as a group attending a wedding, many of us visiting from overseas and interstate. We were lucky to have received a group rate however upon seeing the condition of the property and room I was quick to realise...

3Thank CrisSCIndo
DenTT, Manager at Paravista Motel, responded to this review

Thank you chica cc for your review, what you forgot to mention is that your group of almost 30 members !! were having a very loud party in the pool area until after 1 am and six out of eight of our neighbours rang and complained about the noise. What you also forgot to mention was that the reason we...

Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Located in a quiet suburban street only one street back from the main road in Parap which is close to the city. The motel itself is pre cyclone, so has a nice 1970's retro charm which I love, if ultra slick and ultra modern is your thing this is not your place! The room was very clean with a nice...

8Thank gabysue
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Its oldish and had very little or no updating since it was built. Being on four floors and with no lift/elevator is not good although the super receptionist carried our two heavy cases up to room 18 as if they were empty! Its a good way out from Darwin CBD so you really need a car (I guess not unreasonable...

7Thank Livingwhilewecan
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 August 2013

In a good local quiet area but within walking distance of several eateries and various shops. Clean, spacious room. Good value. Friendly and helpful staff. A few minutes drive from the airport and city centre.

6Thank mike c
Reviewed 27 August 2013

My partner and I, along with another couple stayed here for two nights in August 2013. Excellent value, very clean, friendly, everything you need. Room were spacious, cool, very clean. Located close to the coast. Would recommend to anyone.

5Thank Keylimelimepie

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Address: Holiday Units 5 Mackillop St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
Region: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range: $75 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Paravista Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“If you can't climb stairs ask for a ground floor room”
 of 5 bubbles 72jennyp, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a lower floor if you have a lot of luggage or can't go up and down flights of stairs”
 of 5 bubbles chloeliang21, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All have terrace or balcony if smokers, no lift only stairs so if older or small children ground floor would be best.”
 of 5 bubbles t0pend2, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you cannot climb stairs ask for a room on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 351ChrisP, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“we were on the lower floor and was so quiet and handy”
 of 5 bubbles 39tanyam, 10 May 2016 | Read review
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