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Skycity Darwin

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Gilruth Avenue | The Gardens, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
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St Helens, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Returned to Skycity and stayed in the Lagoon room in the new part of the hotel . It did not disappoint , the rooms were very comfortable but outside is a wow . Pool up to the patio with an awesome and big swimming pool and a swim up bar . Hotel has excellent restaurants as well with many different... More

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Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed in a lagoon King room swim out. The room itself was lovely with a lovely deck, sun chairs and lounge on the balcony and a beautiful bathroom with deep bath. Location was great. Mindil Markets next door, but that ended up creating lots of noise all night :(

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for just one night and would rate the deluxe room allocated to us as just average though it seems that other rooms have been done up and rate much higher. There was a very tiny balcony which had a side way view of the beach but was accessed by stepping over a strange raised window ledge. The shower... More

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Perth, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always loved heading to Darwin for a bit of winter warmth, and have spent over 50 nights at Skycity. I can not recommend the hotel and its surrounds highly enough. However the new lagoon rooms are the absolute optimum in Australian Hotel accommodation. Everything about the lagoon resort exudes class. The rooms are appointed absolutely perfectly, the lagoon... More

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are regular annual visitors to Sky City Casino Hotel and pretty much love the place but management please heat the pools up a bit - they are FREEZING, especially the infinity pool. Complaints from ourselves and several other guests were to no avail. We spoke to the guys cleaning the pool who said the heat exchanger was broken and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Skycity Darwin is one of our favourite places to stay when in Darwin. Rooms are spacious and well set out. Ocean, pool and garden view rooms are a must. Swimming pool if fantastic and to top it off you are just a few metres from the beach (swimming only during safe seasons.). Location is within walking distance to the Mindl... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Accommodation was great, tidy rooms, with great views when on the waterfront. Restaurants have excellent food, no matter which one you choose. Sunset restaurant is the cheaper option (buffet). Friendly staff. Have stayed here numerous times and never been disappointed.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The new Suites in the Skycity Darwin are beautifully appointed and overlook the most beautiful pool with man-made beach. Did not want to leave! Wonderful loation beside the beach and famous Mindil Markets. Breakfast restaurant also overlooks the pool. A fantastic end to our NT adventures.

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Millicent, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were treated very well by staff, no thing was too hard for them to do for us, meals were great and the beds were so nice to sleep on we wished we had beds like these to sleep on at home. was fun to go to the casino as well and the breakfast was complimentary it was very nice

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Whyalla, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for a couple of nights. We were in a deluxe room which was quite run down. Looking at the resort there are new rooms around the lagoon pool these ones look lovely. Service was great at reception and around the resort. Both pool bars are good. The lagoon pool is nice with the swim up pool bar but... More

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Address: Gilruth Avenue | The Gardens, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Skycity Darwin 5*
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SKYCITY Darwin is the ultimate travel destination for discerning guests seeking a truly five star beachfront experience in Australia’s extraordinary Top End. Nestled on 30 acres of tropical gardens fringed by the crystal blue Arafura Sea, SKYCITY’s centrally located resort offers stunning accommodation and dining options, teamed with a world class entertainment complex and superior conference and event facilities.Relax in one of our 152 stylishly appointed hotel or resort rooms, swim in our spectacular infinity edged pool or lagoon pool, enjoy the cuisine of our five distinctive dining experiences, indulge in spa treatments, and relax on our beautiful private beach.We offer the perfect getaway for business and pleasure that invites guests to wind down and savour Darwin’s finest address. ... more   less 
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