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Mantra on the Esplanade

4.5 of 5 88 The Esplanade, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia (Formerly Saville Park Suites Darwin)
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Melbourne
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I reviewed this once before and like to stay here for pleasure (It's a good hotel). However the security is still one of the worst I have stayed in and as such it's not suitable for business travel. Most hotels provide a minimum of three levels of security (1. lift access reader. 2. Lock on the door to the apartment.... More 

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Mike B, General Manager at Mantra on the Esplanade, responded to this review

Hi Melbourne Travelr Thanks for taking the time to write we take all guest comments seriously and I've referred your comments regarding Lift Access Readers and In-Room safes to Mantra Group HO for consideration in future hotel upgrade plans. With regards to current levels of security we do have available locked security deposit boxes at hotel reception and whilst not... More 

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for three nights & enjoyed it very much. The staff were, without exception, fantastic. Helpful, charming & friendly, which is just what you want when away. The room was great, immaculate, with a super comfortable bed, & the location was perfect, within very easy walking distance of central Darwin. The hotel is nicely decorated too, which makes... More 

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Mike B, General Manager at Mantra on the Esplanade, responded to this review

Thanks for the fantastic review Tina M of London. We share all the reviews with the team and they really appreciated your feedback. We look forward to being of service to you again in the future if ever in our part of the world! Kind Regards Mike More 

Darwin, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our New Year's Eve dinner at Finz was amazing. Awesome chef and service. Rooms are great for those with allergies, rooms are clean and welcoming. All requests were attended to quickly. We decided to extend our stay as we loved visiting. Coles is outside the back door and the apartments were great for a family with kitchen and laundry facilities.... More 

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Mike B, General Manager at Mantra on the Esplanade, responded to this review

Hi vivian j Thanks for taking the time to post and delighted to read you enjoyed your News Years with us! The team and I look forward to being of service to you again in the future. Kind Regards Mike More 

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had to make several unexpected changes to my booking literally a day out from my arrival. The team at reception were courteous and responsive esp. the mgr their Saqib Memon who was extremely helpful and is a total pro. The stay was very comfortable in the 1 bed room apartment, super clean.

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Mike B, General Manager at Mantra on the Esplanade, responded to this review

Thanks Nick W appreciate you taking the time to post and great to read the team were able to accommodate your changing itinerary. We hope to be of service to you again in the future. Kind Regards Mike More 

Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the Mantra for 3 nights in Jan 2015 the staff were very helpful and approachable the rooms were good the place was clean and updated. We stayed an extra night because it is across the road from the beach and easy access to the CBD via Mitchell St. We had breakfast in the restaurant and it was very... More 

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Mike B, General Manager at Mantra on the Esplanade, responded to this review

Hi Daisy200620015 Thanks for the great review particularly the comments directed at the team they really appreciate the acknowledgement. We hope to be of service to you again in the future. Kind Regards Mike More 

Adelaide, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for 9 days in November /December 2014. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay. Reception were always friendly and helpful and went above and beyond to show me different types of rooms I could choose from. I highly recommend the beauty therapist in the lobby. The pool was always quiet and clean. Room service was quick, hot and good... More 

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Mike B, General Manager at Mantra on the Esplanade, responded to this review

Thanks MrMrsS2012 really appreciate the review and delighted to read you enjoyed your time with us. The team and I look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Kind Regards Mike More 

Bali, Indonesia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Spent 2 nights there, everything reminds me of Asian hotels in the 80's. Big room (we had the city view) with thoughtless floor plan, empty areas that are not functional nor aesthetically pleasant, same goes for the bathroom. Bedside lamp has broken bulb, worst of all is the air conditioning. It has no remote nor any means to control it.... More 

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Mike B, General Manager at Mantra on the Esplanade, responded to this review

Hello Iautbiru of Indonesia Thanks for your range of comments all feedback is appreciated and whilst we can't change the baseline construction of our product we do store away feedback trends for use in future upgrades. Sorry about the blown lamp bulb - we have staff available 24 hours a day and a quick call to reception can fix that... More 

Darwin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

What can I say.Staff lovely. Room service reasonably priced and food beautiful. Well done guys.Am coming back again this week&have already recommened it to my friends .Mini bar prices were also good.Merry Christmas guys&i will see you's soon.

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Mike B, General Manager at Mantra on the Esplanade, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review Firish2014 and also for the recommendations! The team and I look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Kind Regards Mike More 

Darwin, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I had 2 work functions organised at Mantra on the Esplanade Darwin. One being a lunch time sit down meal & the other being a Cocktail evening with canapés. Both went off with out a hitch. All staff loved it & all raved it was perfect. All staff in the restaurant & bar were very helpful with ALL our questions... More 

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Mike B, General Manager at Mantra on the Esplanade, responded to this review

Hi Natalie S Thanks for the post and delighted to read you enjoyed your events with us - I've forwarded your comments to the F&B team who will also appreciate getting a mention! We appreciate your support and look forward to being of service to you again in the future. Kind Regards Mike More 

Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

The location is great with good views from the upper floors on the ocean side. We were "upgraded" to a 3 bedroom unit on the first floor when we had paid for a 2 bedroom unit on a high floor, ocean side. It was a pleasant roomy unit with a small view of the harbour. However, it needed maintenance as... More 

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Mike B, General Manager at Mantra on the Esplanade, responded to this review

Hi Marina P Thanks for providing your review today, feedback is always appreciated. With regards to the housekeeping issues you raised I've reviewed those items this morning with my Executive Housekeeper. The high humidity we experience at this time of year takes its toll but the team should be on top of it. Please accept my apologies for that. Wishing... More 

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Address: 88 The Esplanade, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia (Formerly Saville Park Suites Darwin)
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Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Mantra on the Esplanade 4.5*
Number of rooms: 204
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