Darwin & Surrounds

Visit the gateway to Australia's Top End, and see why Darwin is fast becoming one of the most desirable places to visit! Find out what the Northern Territory has to offer, as well as the best places to stay in and around Darwin.

Darwin is Australia's most isolated capital city, offering guests access to numerous World Heritage Listed sites, including Kakadu National Park, Litchfield National Park, and Arnhem Land. With its famous sunsets, bustling markets, indigenous art and culture, and an iconic mix of sun, sea and sand, Darwin truly is the original 'Surf n Turf'.

Mantra offers two hotels in the Darwin area, Mantra on the Esplanade and Mantra Pandanas - with both Darwin Hotels located within the CBD and shopping precincts and only a stone's throw away from Darwin Harbour, Darwin Entertainment Centre and the Marina, not to mention the Museum and Art Galleries.

As the gateway to Australia's Top End, Darwin is a hub of activity, and a popular spot for tourists from all over the world, and here at Mantra we have dedicated ourselves to providing you with accommodation and service that is in line with the world class surrounds.

Mantra offers quality accommodation conveniently close to Darwin's CBD with both our landmark properties located close to Darwin's best attractions, landmarks and other places of interest, such as the Museum, Art Gallery, marina and bustling markets.

So what are you waiting for? Call Mantra Hotels and book your next Darwin Holiday today. Keep reading to learn more about our two Darwin Hotels and how Mantra can make your stay in Australia's Top End one to remember.


Darwin is Australia's most isolated capital city with the CBD located only a short drive from Darwin airport. Surrounded by ocean, Darwin is the gateway to numerous World Heritage listed natural attractions including Kakadu National Park, Litchfield and Arnhem Land. Visit Darwin »


Accommodation in Darwin - Mantra Pandanas

If you are visiting Darwin and looking for the ultimate in comfort and convenience, all within a stone's throw from the heart of the city, then Mantra Pandanas is your accommodation of choice. The ultimate in self-contained apartment living, Mantra Pandanas offers stylish hotel rooms, studio rooms, as well as one and two bedroom apartments. Enjoy the contemporary design and friendly atmosphere of the rooms and public bar, or relax in the lagoon style pool and fully equipped gym.

For those travelling for business as well as pleasure, Mantra Pandanas provides facilities and two conference rooms, which can cater for small meetings or large events, accommodating up to 130 guests at any one time. But don't just think corporate, because here at Mantra we cater for all events, from birthdays to weddings and everything in between. Contact us today to find out more about how we can help make your special day that much more memorable.

Accommodation in Darwin - Mantra on the Esplanade

If you are looking for something closer to the waterfront then Mantra on the Esplanade is your hotel of choice. Located in central Darwin and close proximity to the waterfront, Mantra on the Esplanade proudly offers a range of hotel rooms and self-contained apartments and is a short stroll to the Mitchell Street restaurant precinct.

With an outdoor pool and spa, as well as a Beauty Salon, Mantra on the Esplanade offers guests premium hotel services and facilities to ensure that you'll never want to leave. Whether you're staying for business or pleasure, you can always trust Mantra to provide you with comfortable and convenient accommodation in Darwin, the gateway to Australia's top end.

Attractions and activities in Darwin

Darwin enjoys an abundance of natural beauty and cultural activities, and as the gateway to the Top End, it is little wonder that Darwin is such a popular tourist destinations, for locals and foreigners alike.

Darwin is also a hive of activity at night, and here at Mantra we strive to provide you with everything you need to know to enjoy the city’s pubs, clubs and restaurants, an experience made easier as both our apartments/Hotels are located conveniently close to the shopping, dining and entertainment districts of Darwin.

Some of the more popular attractions in and around Darwin include:

  • Museum and Art Gallery of Northern Territory – an eclectic mix of education and culture.
  • Leanyer Recreation Park and Wave Lagoon – two Fantastic water parks for the kids and family alike – and a great place for a weekend swim and slide.
  • Mindil Beach Markets – Incredible atmosphere, amazing sunset backdrop, and an eclectic mix of the strange and bizarre makes this a must visit place when staying in Darwin.
  • Australian Aviation Heritage Centre – A fantastic experience for the whole family, especially the Dad's – and the only place outside the US where you will see a B-52 Bomber in all its glory.

Accommodation in Darwin with Mantra

With so much on offer, and a host of family focused experiences to choose from, deciding where to go and what to do when staying in Darwin can be a challenge. Finding a place to stay however, should not, which is why - here at Mantra we have taken the stress out of finding and booking your hotel room or self-contained apartment.

For your next Darwin escape or business trip, look no further than Mantra for all your Darwin accommodation needs. Click here to see all of the properties that Mantra has to offer in Darwin and find out how we can help take the stress out of your next Darwin adventure.