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Palms City Resort

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Although disappointed to have a twin room rather than a double room, it was recently renovated, clean and comfortable, and had everything we needed. The hotel is well situated at the end of the Esplanade so we were able to walk around to all the historical sites and the shopping area. We wouldn't hesitate to stay here again.

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Tanunda, Australia
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Palms City Resirt never fails to impress. I stayed 4 nights in an outside spa villa in May this year, I was travelling with a group of friends and we were able to spend the days having fun in my spa, which everyone totally enjoyed. Once again, the staff were amazing from the moment I got out of the cab...

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Queensland
Reviewed 21 June 2016

First time in Darwin - we chose a villa accommodation at the Palms City Resort. Found the unit very comfortable. The units were cool from the foliage all around it. Unit very clean and great cooking facilities which included a BBQ on the front patio. Only a short walk to the CBD.

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Stayed there for 4 nights, 3 days, and it was extremely overpriced. You would think for $1150 you would be on some deserted island Resort, sweeping views, being hand fed food and sipping delicious beverages, but quite the opposite. Small, out of date, rooms, lack of privacy, beds past there used by date and a bunch of petrol head bogans,...

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Penola, Australia
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The Palms City Resort is a little dated but overall service was great, rooms were clean, pool area lovely. The location was great - very close to Mitchell Street & on the water. I was there for work just over night but was happy with my choice. Also the air con worked really well.

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1Thank Emma R
Whyalla
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We had 5 nights at the resort, in a normal room. ery neat & clean. Lovely hot shower & comfy bed. Cleaned when we required fresh towels. Breakfast were top. The staff were very helpful & polite. Good position & quiet. Would recomend it.

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1Thank Jean194742
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This place was ok, amenities were clean but very dated. The location is good, straight across from the park on the harbour and had lovely lush garden. Its been a long time since I have seen a shower curtain in the bathroom and a bathroom that dated. The beds in the twin share were singles. The freezer in the mini-bar...

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New Lambton Heights NSW
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Clean, pleasant central Darwin location which suited us on our stay before joining the Ghan. Very helpful staff. The Esplanade and central gardens excellent outlook. We will stay there again when visiting Darwin.

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Barraba, Australia
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

We booked a villa for my birthday all because it had a private plunge pool jacuzzi. The room itself was fine. The bathroom was ridiculously small- don't try to turn around in there. And the jacuzzi was broken. And wasn't fixed until the following day as we were packing up to check out.. So we may as well just have...

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palmsmanager, General Manager at Palms City Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am disappointed to hear about your stay, and I do sincereley apologise for it. I do not have any record of the spas not working in May. Could you please send me an email with the details and I promise to come back to you directly. My email is manager@palmscityresort.com Kind Regards, Melanie Lewis General Manager

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Stayed for 1 night in a bungalow then returned for 2 nights in a garden villa - both units were very clean and well appointed, The garden villa was serviced while we were out. A little noise overflow from the bar about a block away however didn't stop us from a good nights rest. Staff were courteous and accommodating....no pun...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
WINNER - Best Standard Accommodation - NT Tourism Awards 2015 & 2016! Palms City Resort offers corporate and leisure accommodation conveniently located on the picturesque Esplanade in the heart of Darwin's CBD. There is a choice of Tropical Villas - some with Private plunge spas, Executive Villas with Spa Baths, Garden Bungalows and Superior and Standard Hotel Rooms. All the villas and Bungalowsare surrounded by tropical gardens and come complete with verandas and electric BBQ's. All accommodation is fully air-conditioned. The resort also boasts a perfectly landscaped swimming pool, guest laundry, breakfast restaurant, conference facilities, tour bookings, limited onsite carparking, 24 reception and complimentry luggage storage. The resorts location is perfect with a 5 - 10 minute walk to CBD restaurants, shopping, the deckchair cinema and new waterfront development. For that truly tropical experience in the Top End, choose Palms City Resort. ... more   less 

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Address: 64 Esplanade, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
Region: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range: $83 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Palms City Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 89
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Also Known As:
Palms City Hotel Darwin
Palms City Darwin
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Darwin
#3 Best Value Hotel in Darwin
#5 Family Hotel in Darwin
#8 Business Hotel in Darwin
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“Try to get a villa”
megsiep, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a cabin if you're staying for more than a night. They're well set up for self catering.”
KymnJane, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“the rainforest villa is worth the extra”
Busybuyer, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Bungalows are set in lush tropical gardens”
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“Go for a bungalow.”
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