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Darwin YHA

97 Mitchell Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
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Bendigo, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

8 friends stayed in here in 2x4 bunk rooms before doing the jatbula trail. Rooms were clean, bed comfy, bar fridge in room, fan and A/C worked well (and were needed). pool was nice, staff helpful, had no issues with safe storage while we did our bushwalk. close walk to the coles supermarket and restaurants /cafes. good value car hire... More 

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Skokie, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the nicer hostels in Darwin. Rooms and bathrooms could be cleaner. We went two days without anyone cleaning our room and bathroom... Actually I'm not even sure they ever did. It is a quiet hostel and the kitchen isn't too bad though. Good location. They give you one tiny sheet so ask for a blanket, you'll freeze with... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Why is de manager such a grumpy person? That question kept coming back. Hospitality should be fun! Not a weight on your shoulder!? A smile on your a face doesn't cost a thing. Sorry, but one person (in management) can ruin a experience. Honestly, the rooms were clean, there was free wifi and the kitchen was organized and clean.

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

No party, quite even if a lot of people stay here. Friendly staff, free WiFi in tv room and also available in some rooms, you can get premium WiFi for a better connexion. Housekeeper every day. The kitchen is not that big and there is no table to eat next to the kitchen but a bit further. Nice swimming pool... More 

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

After a poor stay at Dingo Moon across the road i moved here for 2 x days into a double/private room. The American guy at reception was so helpful and friendly, the room was clean and spacious with everything you would expect to have in a hostel. Good pool, well stocked kitchen and the clientele are really nice here. If... More 

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NT Rural Remote, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

I like to stay at a YHA if possible. This one in Darwin is very well run, very clean and very safe. The staff are excellent. I have stayed in accommodation by myself in my own room or have shared in the 4 bed women's dorm. Both are comfortable. I stayed recently for 9 days and stayed in both lots... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

located a short walk away from the busier centre it provides you what you need. staff is unfriendly. rooms are smelly and the bathrooms not clean at all. I have been to many hostels and YHA all over Australia, but this is nothing more than alright.

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Thank LLCLars
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61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

I stayed here for about 5 days and quite enjoyed it, but I think improvements can be made. The friendly, helpful staff and location are fantastic, like any YHAs. The building itself could use some freshening up. It looks a bit junky in places with things lying around outside or cluttered looking, however the pool area is very nice and... More 

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Muenster, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

I stayed at the YHA in August 2015 and had a great time. I had a 6-Bed female dorm with AC. If you´re looking for some quiet time, try to get a room on the first floor, mine was next to the pool area which I didn´t mind. The kitchen is well equipped and the staff is really helpful. It´s... More 

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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Got her really late on the 4th. rang the out of hours number on the door and the night staff came down and let me in immediately. They upgraded me to a four bed room which was great. kitchen was clean and the pool was really nice. It was quiet because it was off season. Good free wifi, which is... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of the Northern Territory's tropical capital, Darwin YHA offers all the essentials you would expect of a YHA, plus air-conditioning in all rooms, outdoor pool, and lively bar that opens out onto popular Mitchell Street in the city's entertainment precinct.Free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus also available). The hostel's tour desk can help you find the best tours and travel options to the Top End's Tiwi Islands, Nitmiluk, Kakadu National Park and Arnham Land. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Darwin YHA

Address: 97 Mitchell Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
Location: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range: $30 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Darwin YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 168
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