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Darwin Esplanade Central Hotel

Darwin Esplanade Central: Your Convenient Oasis in the Heart of the City

Unwind and explore Darwin at your own pace! Our hotel offers the perfect blend of relaxation and convenience. Stay in and enjoy the ease of having essential services like Coles, Liquorland, car rentals, and chemists right next door. Craving a delicious meal? You'll be spoilt for choice with a variety of restaurants, cafes, bars, and fast food options steps away.

Immerse yourself in the local culture of Darwin, all within walking distance from our hotel. Visit the renowned Crocosaurus Cove, enjoy a movie at the Deckchair Cinema, or appreciate Aboriginal art at the Fine Art Gallery.

The walk through Bicentennial Park is fantastic with plenty of memorials, beaches, children's play areas and beautifully manicured gardens to discover. You can also witness a breathtaking Darwin sunset – the late afternoon sky painted in vibrant reds and oranges is a sight you won't forget.

Feeling adventurous? Rent a car and explore the wonders of Kakadu National Park, Litchfield National Park, or Katherine Gorge. Make Darwin Esplanade Central your comfortable and affordable home base for exploring the magic of Darwin. We're here to ensure your stay is as enjoyable as your adventures.


  • Carpark
  • Conference/Function Facilities
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Secure Parking
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tour Desk
  • Broadband Internet Access
  • Free Wifi


Sleeps 2 guests

Our air-conditioned Studio Rooms are perfect for business or leisure travellers, offering excellent facilities and views over the city. Each room features a workstation, Wi-Fi internet, and a large LCD TV with Foxtel™ for when it's time to kick back and relax. Studio Rooms feature plush furnishings and modern décor and come with a king, queen or two single beds.

One Bedroom Apartment

Sleeps 2 guests

Our One Bedroom Apartments are self-contained and offer plenty of living space for your Darwin holiday or business trip. Fully-equipped with a kitchen and laundry, the stylish and comfortable One Bedroom Apartments feature a separate bedroom with a king, queen or two single beds, a lounge and dining area, an ensuite bathroom and a balcony. Contemporary furnishings and fresh décor create a relaxing space, with workspace, Wi-Fi internet, air-conditioning, and LCD TV featuring Foxtel™.

Two Bedroom Apartments

Sleeps 4 guests

Offering comfort and convenience for up to 4 people, our Two Bedroom Apartments are spacious, stylish, and well-equipped. Consisting of a One Bedroom Apartment and a Hotel Room, there's plenty of living space to relax, with two separate bedrooms, a large living and dining area with a four-seat dining table, and a full kitchen. Our Two Bedroom Apartments have a large LCD TV with Foxtel™, air-conditioning, and Wi-Fi internet.


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15% off on advance booking*

Book 28 days in advance and get 15% off your reservation. With 24 hotels across 15 locations around Australia, you will find something that suits you for your next trip!

Valid: 22 April – 22 July 2024

Claim this offer * All reservations are prepaid and not refundable. Offer is automatically calculated when booking online. See hotel websites for availability. Guests must book 28 in advance from the check-in date.


Stay 2 Get 10% off*

Stay 2 nights and get 10% off the total price. Available on all 2 night stays. Automatically calculated when booking online.

Valid: 22 April – 22 July 2024

* A minimum of 2 nights stay and must be booked direct. See the website for further T&C's.

Bonus Offer

6 Good Reasons to Book Direct and Stay this Winter!*

Book direct on any of our websites or via phone direct and get these great offers! 1. Up to 15% Off Direct Bookings 2. FREE Breakfast (Continental breakfast pack provided per guest for each stay) 3. FREE Wi-Fi* 4. FREE Parking* (at most hotels) 5. FREE Foxtel or Movies* (at most hotels) 6. FREE High Fives & Smiles We pride ourselves on providing a great guest experience, so throw us a high five and enjoy the smiles and perks of staying with Central Apartment Hotels.

Valid: 19 June – 31 August 2024

Claim this offer * Terms and conditions apply. See website for details. Promotion period is 01/06/24 until 01/09/24. Not available at all hotels. Subject to availability. *Parking not available at every hotel.

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