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Mantra on the Esplanade

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   88 The Esplanade, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia (Formerly Saville Park Suites Darwin)
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Ranked #9 of 38 Hotels in Darwin
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    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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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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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Brisbane, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This Hotel is located very central in Darwin on the esplanade. The parking of in the street or out the front as you have to pay for undercover parking and at the time ( December 2014 ) was $15 per night. The room I had overlooked the city and straight down onto Mitchell st. The downside was I booked a... More 

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Hampshire, UK
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is well situated, and reasonable value for Darwin, bit distinctly faded and rather down at heel. The decorations seemed tired, and although the room was a reasonable size, the bathroom was a little shabby, and the door catch and lock were broken. If we returned to Darwin we would look for somewhere better.

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

Hi Steve G Thanks for taking the time to post and thanks for the feedback - we are not sure of your allocated room so are trying to track down the bathroom door lock issue? Good luck for your future travels. Kind Regards Mike More 

Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for work, good hotel and clean, also in a great location. Staff are very good, my only issue was that my hotel balcony door did not lock and being a female I was not happy. They did try and fix it and I thought it was but I could still open it after the handyman left. I... More 

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

Hello Angela M Thanks for posting and sorry to read you had an issue with your balcony door lock. I'm unsure as to why Maintenance where unable to resolve the issue when they attended so I’m following that up with the team. Apologies also for the inconvenience of a room move. We hope to be of service to you again... More 

Adelaide
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78 reviews 78 reviews
31 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here a few years ago and had forgotten how nice it was. Well located on the esplanade with access to the street behind with shops, bars, restaurants etc including a Coles. The balcony is private due to the building design and the apartment had a separate lounge and full size fridge. Staff are helpful and welcoming with a... More 

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

Hi Rodkat Thanks for the great review it pretty much covers us from a location, hotel style and staffing perspective - so really appreciated! We hope to be of service to you again in the future. Kind Regards Mike More 

Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have never been to Darwin, but found myself here for work. The location is good, on the Esplanade and close to shops and restaurants. Although WiFi is expensive and I asked to check out 2 hours after checkout and was told it would cost an additional $40. The restaurant was good, I had the barramundi

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

Hello Jennie 1963 Thanks for choosing us for your recent stay and welcome to Darwin as a first time visitor. We do enjoy a great location here on the Esplanade. Also delighted to read you enjoyed your Barramundi experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Kind Regards Mike More 

Canberra, Australia
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108 reviews 108 reviews
31 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ive just come back from a week in Darwin for work, and was happy to have been accommodated at the Mantra on the Esplanade - its my favourite hotel in Darwin and Ive stayed at a few! The location is just faboulous, directly across the road from the esplanade park, which makes a lovely morning walk (get out before its... More 

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

Hi rachaelOz Thanks for your continued support of our hotel it's much appreciated. Also some great tips included in your review. We look forward to being of service to you again in the New Year. Kind Regards Mike More 

Sydney Olympic Park, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got the room on Wotif. It was a upgrade for $125 the night to a 1 bedroom apartment. It was a city view which basically looked at the bus stop and the back of Mitchel Street pubs. Some noise at night but bearable. Room has been refurbished. Some older appliances left in the room like the fridge. So it... More 

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

Hi Jason C Great to see you took advantage of one of our special rate offers with a complementary upgrade to a one bedroom apartment! Keep an eye out for further deals as we head into the Wet Season for your next business trip. We hope to see you again soon Kind Regards Mike More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 4 nights in a one bedroom apartment with city views. It was comfortable, spotlessly clean and had everything we needed for self-catering. Great to have the laundry facilities as we were doing a lot of travelling. Staff were pleasant and helpful. We had dinner in the restaurant one evening and that was fine. Excellent location for exploring... More 

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

Hi 222LRH Thanks for including us in your travel itinerary - I note you're over from the UK! Also thank you for your detailed post and travel tips. If ever back this way it would be our pleasure to have you stay with us again. Kind Regards Mike More 

Lake Macquarie
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64 reviews 64 reviews
36 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very happy that we chose to stay at The Mantra on the Esplanade. It's in a great location...right in the centre of town, close to all the restaurants, cafes, hotels, shops & transport. The front of the hotel faces the Esplanade with views of the harbour & lovely parkland & the back of the hotel faces the city.... More 

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

Thanks Kat-LakeMaquarie appreciate the extensive post and the great detail you provided. We look forward to being of service to you again in the future. Kind Regards Mike 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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