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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 #7 of 38 Hotels in Darwin
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed at the Mantra on the Esplanade in Darwin for 3 nights and it was excellent, room was tremendous right in the heart of the CBD. Within easy walking distance for views of the Ocean and all restaurants and pubs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was just staying one night pre a trip on the Ghan but chose the Mantra partly because of its location an also 'cos it was a pick up spot for the bus that takes you to the railway station. The hotel was kind enough to let me sample the 3 Bedroom Suite and I was most impressed. Excellent space... More

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

Thanks JohnMacCalman of Glasgow we appreciate the great review particularly the inclusion of the F&B team. We hope you enjoy the rest of your travels and if back our way in the future it would be our pleasure to welcome you back again. Kind Regards Mike More

Tring
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Having read recent reviews I have come to the conclusion that my expectations are much higher than previous reviewers. As already stated, the staff in reception are first class, but the hotel is looking tired. I was surprised to see only 6 coat hangers in the wardrobe ( two people for an 8 day stay). Also standard issue towels for... More

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

Hi oap2013 Thanks for taking the time to write and great to read you found the team "first class". Also pleased to note we were able to meet your additional requirements for hangers and amenities etc. I'm sorry however that on this occasion we didn't fully meet with your expectations. Kind Regards Mike More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Mantra for 2 weeks , the staff are very friendly and willing to help to all your needs . The location of the Mantra is in walking distance to all the bars and eateries and to all things Darwin.

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

Thanks Phil succinctly put - appreciate you chose us for your stay and we look forward to being of service to you again in the future. Kind Regards Mike More

Katherine, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked with Mantra on their reputation and was not disappointed! We booked a one bedroom apartment with a view. Bit of a pricey stay for us, but it was worth it- the view was fantastic! The bedroom, bathroom, living room and kitchen were all very nice and they set up an extra bed, as we requested, for our 2 year... More

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

Hello Dukesy86 Delighted to read you enjoyed your time with us and it was a pleasure to share your comments with the team. Apologies for the Dishwasher issue - we carry complete replacements but generally take a couple of hours to swap out. I was pleased to see the team offered a number of options however. We look forward to... More

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We saved ourselves at least $20-30 as we booked a hotel room through a 'secret deal'. We ended up getting a one-bedroom apartment which, for the price we paid, was good value. Room was clean, tidy, spacious and comfortable. The pool is OK, but isn't big so would get a little claustrophobic if the hotel is booked up. The hotel... More

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

Hi Daz H As you've posted there are some great deals for stays with us at the moment - particularly as we head towards wet season. The weather however is still brilliant plus the added bonus of the occasional fantastic lightening show! Thanks for taking the time to post as always it's appreciated. Kind Regards Mike More

Sydney, Australia
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff very friendly and helpful. Views from the front of the building over the water.( I had city views.) Lots of bars and eateries at the rear of the building. Easy access to transport and supermarkets, including airport transfers and tour buses. The Mantra is clean, air conditioned ( you really need this ) and has a nice pool and... More

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

Hi Kathryn B Nice to have you up from Sydney and great to read you enjoyed your time with us. Spot on with your location descriptions; we do enjoy one of the best spots in Darwin. Thanks again for posting. Kind Regards Mike More

Adelaide, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have stayed many times at the Mantra on the Esplanade and every time we have been made to feel very welcome both by the front desk staff and everyone we had any dealings with. The friendliness, cleanliness and that all needs were responded to post haste made this a standout hotel among many very good hotels in the area in... More

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

Hi sweet631 Firstly can I just acknowledge and personally thank you for your continued support of our hotel and of course we are delighted to receive such a great review. Please feel free to contact me directly for your next stay it would be my pleasure to meet with you in person. Again thanks for your continued support. Kind Regards... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very well located close to a busy street filled with restaurants & shops. The crocosaurus cove can found directly behind the hotel, so you don't need to go far for a cage dive. The room was very spacious and very well equiped with a kitchenette and in the bathroom you will find a washing machine and dryer. Parking garage directly... More

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

Hi Tamaragw Thanks for taking the time to post and delighted to read you enjoyed your time with us. Good luck with the rest of your travels and it would be our pleasure to have you stay with us if ever in our part of the world again! 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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