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Paravista Motel

5 Mackillop Street, Parap, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We stayed here for a few days back in 2013. I have a 4-year old daughter who is never in any way annoyingly noisy. The day after we checked in, at around 10am, we were going out to Casuarina to do some last minute shopping before our flight back to Manila. My daughter was singing in the lobby when she... More

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
26 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

So buy it and invest! Clearly the owners have not spent big for a while although travelling the world has made me immune to imperfections. It would lose points for the wifi going at one point but the lovely couple looking after things had that fixed so, for them, a point back. My ground floor balcony on 1st trip overlooked... More

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Hong Kong, China
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

This hotel is not terribly convenient for town and is a little tired. The rooms are showing their age, and reception is only available for limited hours. While convenient for Parap, there are better options at this price closer to the centre of the city.

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Smithfield, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights enroute to Thailand from Cairns. Rooms were a bit tired but not too expensive and fine for our needs. Small balcony was nice for our morning coffee. Parap had good eateries and was close to the pick up point for the explorer bus. We were fortunate to have a room on the ground floor so... More

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melbourne
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126 reviews 126 reviews
28 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

The only nice thing to comment about this motel is their friendly reception and that's it. The rooms were dirty, haggard and worn out. The bed was so horrible that you can see the indentation of all the guests that have slept there. Yes it's near the Parap shopping centre and there are ample parking areas for the guests and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This motel is about 5 minutes drive from the centre of Darwin. We had a room on the 3rd floor with no lift so a bit of a struggle getting up to our room with luggage (or even without). Our room was pleasant and clean and the reception people pleasant. We had a small balcony with a distant minute view... More

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Perth, Australia
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142 reviews 142 reviews
36 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

as per other reviews, this is a solid 3+. Would need big dollars to get to the next stage, most likely not worth it. We enjoyed our 2 nights and would use again, good location, clean and pretty quiet.

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Motel was dated and noisy next door kept us awake didn't find its very enjoyable, for the money we pay expected more, staff were helpful but not having a night reception was very frustrating, next time around we will find a better place

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Perth, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Had just returned from trip to UK and Scotland where to say the least even a 4star rating is like backpacking.Paravista was a breath of fresh air.Spotless rooms and even though a bit dated made the grubby rooms in UK look terrible.Would not hesitate to recommend to anyone,

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Canberra
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

As other people have stated this Motel is a little dated but it was lovely and clean, and the queen-size bed was really comfy. We were on the third floor and the stairs weren't a problem. Liked having a little balcony and there was a large wardrobe in our room so plenty of hanging space. The air-con worked well but... More

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Address: 5 Mackillop Street, Parap, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 18
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