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Dingo Moon Lodge

88 Mitchell Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Ranked #13 of 39 Specialty Lodging in Darwin
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dingo lodge is a fun, laid-back hostel for people that perhaps don't want the hustle and bustle of Meleluca. It's got a nice pool and our room (4 person mixed) was moderate, it had a decent roof fan and air con but was on the small side and only two plugs for everyone to share. The kitchen was also sizeable... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Up until checking out I was pleasantly surprised with this hostel. Small and friendly, kitchen always clean and bathrooms fine. Even the laundry facilities were good. One new staff member invited me to the cinema with some friends = fantastic! Then on my final day (check out at 10am) I stayed on the premises until 4pm with my bag in... More

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Otterlo, The Netherlands
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67 reviews 67 reviews
47 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location is good- you can walk from hostel to everywhere e.g. mindil beach or to the waterfront area. It's not too close to the main street which can get very rowdy at night. 4-bed dorm is ok. Just that the shared toilets and showers are below my expectations- cubicles are small and sometimes dirty, since the hostel was full during... More

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Aarhus, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Spent just one night in a family room (2 adults & 2 children) before leaving Australia. The room was clean and spacy. The pool was clean and great fun for the young ones. Cosy atmosphere and a friendly environment. "Hanging out in the evening talking with the other guests was just great" according to our 7 year old. The staff... More

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Gavleborg County, Sweden
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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Very simple and run-down hostel with shared toilets and outdoor kitchen. We stayed in a private room, old bed, dirty linen and the refrigerator was also dirty. Only positive was the free breakfast. No accommodation I can recommend.

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71 reviews 71 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Slept here 3 nights, triple room without window.. Good AC and fan, small fridge in room. Comfortable. Nice pool with lots of seating areas and tables to meet and talk .. Breakfast very good self service, clean up after. Shower and wc shared and usually clean, except late at night. Great quiet location.. Staff super friendly !!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

When we arrived for a three-night stay at Dingo, we realized this was a party city and the hostel was party central. Our room was right next to the laundry facilities, which were being used all night long. I could feel the bed frame as I slept since the mattress wasn't very thick and if you use the air conditioning,... More

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Geelong, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Stayed here after my Kakadu Safari & had a blast at this friendly little hostel. Dirty & dusty and ready for the City again this was a the perfect choice. Decided to spend up big & take a whole room to myself.............$102.00 well spent for a double room, air conditioning in the quietest of hostels. Make sure you are up... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Decent rooms, clean toilets and showers, and friendly staff. Only drawback is that it's farther than most of the other hostels to restaurants, and that it doesn't have its own bar. Definitely a good value for the price and will stay there again.

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9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

(This is the first time I give a terrible-rating. But oh boy, they deserve it. I refer to one of the female staff members. The other one seemed okay.) Quote from my confirmation email: "Our reception is open from 6:30 AM until 8:30 PM, however we have late check-in details that are emailed at the time of booking confirmation if... More

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Address: 88 Mitchell Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 14
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