Relaxing resort placed in the heart of the busy Northern Territory city
Located on the citys vibrant esplanade, the Palms City Resort Darwin offers access to the attractions and features of city life whilst managing to retain a relaxed and private atmosphere. As such, its an ideal stopping place for any visitor to the Northern Territory city.
Guests staying at the resort have a choice of accommodation options. They can stay in one of the resorts 39 stylish villas or one of the 50 motel style rooms. Regardless of their decision, guests can expect a range of features that are guaranteed to make for an enjoyable style.
Each of the 3.5-star propertys rooms or villas feature individually controlled air-conditioning and a ceiling fan. Private en-suite bathrooms are included as standard, whilst interconnecting rooms are available for families or larger groups.
Cable television with addition free-to-air movies, refrigerator, direct dial telephone, clock radio, and tea and coffee making facilities are also included as standard.
Those staying in villas can benefit from the private veranda, which is perfect to watch the setting sun from, outdoor table and chairs, electric barbecue and kitchen features, which include microwave, sink, toaster, and cooking utensils.
Breakfast is served each morning for all residents.
The resorts magnificent free-form outdoor swimming pool is perfect for enjoying a restful dip or lounging beside. The landscaped gardens that surround it are full of lush greenery and will soon have you forgetting youre in the heart of the city here.
Other features offered by the Palms City Resort Darwin include on-site parking, car hire, a 24 hour reception, meeting facilities able to accommodate up to 100 delegates, luggage storage, safekeeping facilities, as well as wireless internet access and a number of business services.
Within a short distance of the resort, guests will find a wide range of attractions and activities. Practically on the doorstep lies the likes of Bicentennial Park, the Darwin Convention Centre, and Darwin Waterfront. Between these three alone visitors can enjoy stunning scenery, exciting events, and a picturesque backdrop against which to dine, drink, shop or even set sail.
Many of the citys most popular shops and department stores can be reached easily, whilst the many green parks and gardens that are a staple of large Australian cities can be found in abundance. One of the most spectacular of these parks is the George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens, which offers fantastic views of tropical plants, mangroves, open woodland, orchids and a wide range of other flora.
Darwin Parliament House is a popular tourist attraction with guided tours taking visitors around Australias newest parliament house, which opened in 1994. The Mindil Beach Sunset Market, which takes place on a Thursday and Sunday between April and October, is a sought after destination for those that enjoying seeing busy, traditional and quirky street markets. Youre bound to find that unique souvenir here.
Darwin and its surrounding region offer a wide range of other spectacles and attractions. Perhaps the best way for any guest at the Palms City Resort Darwin is to hop on a tour bus and see all of the sights in one go.