Darwin & Surrounds


A place of iconic landscapes, Darwin and surrounds form the gateway to the Top End. Darwin features a lively city centre; from the bustling markets and Darwin Harbour, to the welcoming buzz of the restaurants, bars and nightclubs.

Further afield Darwin is surrounded by natural icons including the beauty of Katherine Gorge, the World Heritage listed Kakadu National Park, gold panning at Pine Creek, and the majestic Twin Falls.

If you’re planning to visit Darwin and surrounds, accommodation location is everything. With two hotels located in the centre of the city, Mantra is the perfect base from which to explore the Top End!

Darwin is a lively cultural hub. Visit the city’s museums and art galleries, take a stroll around Darwin Harbour, spend a day at the Leanyer Recreation Park and Wave Lagoon, see a B-52 Bomber at the Australian Aviation Heritage Centre, or enjoy the sun set at Mindil Beach Markets. For amazing accommodation in Darwin choose Mantra.

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.