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Darwin FreeSpirit Resort

4.0 of 5 901 Stuart Highway, Holtze, Northern Territory 0829, Australia (Formerly Palms Village Resort)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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115 reviews 115 reviews
58 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If your looking for a 5 star hotel this is not it. Darwin is expensive and this was a great alternative toast luxury hotel. It is self catering shich I love. You are only serviced once a week., which I also love. You can relax. Pool was wonderful and there are meals available is site if you want. Cabins comfortable... More 

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Alice Springs, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must stay, highly recommended. We had a ball, close to everything, great pool to cool off. Staff were awesome and accommodated our every need. The restaurant was a highlight for us as we keep saying we had the best Thai curry ever and the Barra was absolutely sensational. I think the best time to come to the territory is... More 

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at Darwin FreeSpirit Resort, responded to this review

Dear Andrew T Wow - thanks so much for your awesome review - we are so pleased to know you enjoyed staying with us. We will be sure to share your kind words with our entire team as they work hard everyday to provide a product that suits the needs of all our guests. We hope to see you again... More 

Victoria, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Pay top dollars for motels in Darwin? Why would you when you have freedom of comfort choice, fresh air, great location with easy access. All meals and drinks are served with smiles 7 days a week as is the great office staff, right through to the ground staff, very friendly and most helpful. It's a pleasure to stay where you... More 

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at Darwin FreeSpirit Resort, responded to this review

Dear Barry T Wow, thanks so much for your kind words. We are so pleased to know you enjoyed your stay with us and also the holiday park experience. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Regards Danella More 

Katherine
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

As always the service and staff were fantastic,the room was clean and comfortable, breakfast was amazing ($5 pancakes OMG) and the grounds and amenities were clean and tidy. Dissapointed I asked for Territorian rate when I arrived and was told No, our trip was a last minute one and the first place I went as usual when arriving to Darwin... More 

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at Darwin FreeSpirit Resort, responded to this review

Dear Chloe W Thanks again for your great review, however sorry that the “Territorian rate” which we mentioned last time wasn’t offered & that Emma wasn’t available to speak to - Emma no longer works for us. What the staff should have informed you is that at the moment we have a “Wet Season Special” available to all guests -... More 

Lake Munmorah, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We returned again this year - October 2014, (previously 10 nights in Oct/Nov 2013) and stayed 12 nights, again in a Garden Cabin. Very nice accommodation with adequate inclusions. Courteous staff throughout the Resort, from booking (months ago) to check out. Noisy neighbours on a couple of nights finally settled down, but lovely and quiet the rest of the time.... More 

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at Darwin FreeSpirit Resort, responded to this review

Dear Lindsay B Wow - thanks for your awesome review. We work hard to provide a holiday park experience for all our guests that’s one they remember for all right reasons - so we are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay with us again. Your comments re the pricing are noted and we are doing our best... More 

Perth, Western Australia, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We were unfortunate enough to stay at another park for 2 nights, and had enough of construction noise, donga works and workers leaving at 4.30am!!! We discovered the FreeSpirit Resort, which was cheaper, cleaner, and very family orientated. It was a breath of fresh air. Even thoughtful enough to have the simple things, like ceiling fans in the ablutions blocks!!!!... More 

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at Darwin FreeSpirit Resort, responded to this review

Dear Veronica R Wow, thanks so much for your lovely review - we are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay. We try hard to provide a holiday park that meets the needs of all our guests so it’s great to know you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us, that our staff were helpful and also the added... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

We all thoroughly enjoyed our holiday. It was close to all the places we wanted to see, great pools and yummy food. We were thankful for our friends that recommended your park to us, they come all the time and as it was our first time in Darwin we had a wonderful time. Thank you for looking after us, we... More 

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at Darwin FreeSpirit Resort, responded to this review

Dear AmyCJohnstone Thanks so much for your fantastic review - we are very pleased to know that you all thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. We appreciate you choosing to stay with us and it was our pleasure to host you. Please also thank your friends from us for their recommendation. We look forward to welcoming you back on your... More 

Burnie, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Really a top quality experience. Powered and unpowered sites, villas and cabins for all requirements. Wonderful pool (s) and surrounds by which to enjoy a cool drink after a hot day. Good food at the restaurant, and can eat your meal by the pool. Live music by the pool was a unexpected bonus! For those using sites, the shared toilet/showers... More 

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at Darwin FreeSpirit Resort, responded to this review

Dear Chris C Thanks for your kind words - we are pleased to know you had a wonderful stay with us and enjoyed our facilities and activities. We aim to provide a holiday experience where all our guests can relax and enjoy themselves, so we have big smiles on our faces reading your review. We look forward to welcoming you... More 

Mackay, Australia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
36 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We spent 4 nights on a lovely shady powered site, the reception staff were really helpful and all lovely and friendly. The pool is great and it's lovely to have a meal sitting beside it at night, although the mozzies were bad so you need some spray. Quite expensive when we were there. We were able to get a courtesy... More 

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at Darwin FreeSpirit Resort, responded to this review

Dear Janngary We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay with us, especially that our staff were friendly and helpful and that you enjoyed our facilities and services. Unfortunately we are in the tropics so we are prone to bugs/midges/mozzies, however we do recommend for our guests to cover up at dawn and dusk and wear tropical... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

From broken air conditioning, having to move rooms, boom gates that don't work, park works that are not notified to residents, & having your parking area inaccessible due to the works when they are not involved makes for a dissapointing experience. And I paid for 8 weeks inadvance...get with it!

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Danella_FreeSpirit, Senior Operations Manager at Darwin FreeSpirit Resort, responded to this review

Dear MCadvisory Thanks for your review. We are disappointed to read that you did not enjoy your stay with us. We would be interested in speaking with you further re your concerns. Could you please contact me on 07 5555 5222, my name is Danella and I am the Senior Operations Manager for FreeSpirit! Look forward to hearing from you... More 

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Address: 901 Stuart Highway, Holtze, Northern Territory 0829, Australia (Formerly Palms Village Resort)
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Holtze
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Darwin FreeSpirit Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 141
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