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Worcester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm inviting atmosphere, although I appreciate this is largely due to the people staying there at the time. The room was the biggest one seen in a hostel so far and cleaned daily. The pool was also cleaned daily and serviced weekly I think. Free breakfast consisted of selection of cereals, toast, apple/ orange juice and yogurt. My only criticism... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

If the rat in the kitchen had have moved slower i would have uploaded a photo. Awful place. Booked in for 3 x nights and checked out after the 1st. Where to start.. well a rat (apparently they live between floors) stealing some bread off the storage rack. No reports of them in any rooms to be fair mind, but... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

I stayed here with some friends for a number of weeks and had a great time. Hang around the pool/kitchen area and you'll get to know all the regulars quickly. Weekends are great fun with plenty of pool parties. Owner is a decent guy to. Also there's free laundry

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

really enjoyed our stay at dingo moon lodge, rooms had aircon, the pool was clean and refreshing, free laundry was awesome, after a long roadtrip up from cairns. it's a good place to relax, and people are quite close knit

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

A very quaint and cozy hostel. The showers and toilets were cleaned daily and the pool was always a great way to cool off during the day. In easy walking distance of everything and off the main pub area so it's not too noisy. Great common area to hang out and meet people. Not the roomiest or flashiest hostel but... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

If you want to have some fun at a pool area with other folks of your kind, this place is highly recommended to you. When we stayed there, some guys started their drinking at around ten in the morning at the weekends. Some of the people who stayed here worked around Darwin, so no bad word about having a little... More 

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Markham, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

I stayed 3 days here in December and got absolutely covered with bed bug bites. Reception had a quick look at my mattress and neither confirmed nor denied whether there were bed bugs in there or not. I switched rooms my second night and received even more bites. Reception didn't seem too concerned with this and neither did many other... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

I stayed there for two nights and got heaps of bed bug bites! I wrote an email to inform the hostel, but didn't get any reply. Not sure if they closed the dorm down and do anything serious about the issue. Don't go there if you want to enjoy your holidays without itchy bites all over your body!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

Never left a review before but felt I had to do this to warn others as there doesnt seem to be a recent review of dingo moon. This is the worst hostel i have ever stayed at. The place was unclean and cramped and had bed bugs! I noticed I was starting to get covered in really itchy bites which... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

Room was cramped Free laundry offered Showers/toilets cleaned once in the morning by evening very unkempt Top bunk millimetres from air con unit - health warning stuck on walk beside pillow Fridge in room full of long term stayers stuff and full of dishes on top. Stayed 3 nites and never cleaned. Free breakfast but not entitled to this if... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of the most centrally located and consistently maintained backpackers in Darwin. Dingo Moon is independently owned, offering more value for money including Australia’s best free backpacker’s breakfast. Dingo Moon's location allows easy access to all shops, attractions and popular venues within the Darwin area. The lodge offers a variety of rooms suitable to every traveller. All rooms are air conditioned which is available 24 hours day, all double rooms and some dorms include fridges. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dingo Moon Lodge

Address: 88 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range: $23 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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