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    Dingo Moon Lodge

    88 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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    • Excellent15%
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    Breakfast included
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 111 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Generally I get lucky with hostels and really enjoy my stays, but Dingo Moon fell way short. On the up-side the reception staff was quite friendly and helpful, so that was very welcome. However, the aircon advertised is not great (it is there, but does...More

    Thank idaelvira2016
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I'll begin by saying the backpackers employed to run the place are lovely and do the best job they can. However Dingo Moon Lodge was easily the worst hostel I have stayed in during my travels. I was awoken at 3am to find myself being...More

    Thank James B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    positives: convenient location for town negatives: dirty, uncomfortable & unhelpful staff. overpriced for what you get we got off to a bad start when we arrived at 2am and the key code for the gate was incorrect. we resorted to jumping the fence. when we...More

    Thank Katrina L
    Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

    I was looking forward to staying here after i was recommended by a friend, however i wish i hadn't paid for a whole week as no refunds are given. The kitchen area is outside which i thought was cute and a nice touch as the...More

    Thank Jacqueline S
    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    I would NOT recommend this place at all. I stayed here for a week and would not rate it highly at all. There are not enough plates/cutlery for a small family let alone a full hostel. And no one ever cleans the ones that are...More

    Thank Melanie M
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Breakfast included
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$19 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Darwin
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    Room Tips
    "Room 12 is a 4-bed dorm and has a fridge. Room 17 currently smells of urine."
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    "Staff is happy to change your room if you are unhappy and there's other beds available... room 17 was..."
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