MANTRA ON THE ESPLANADE, DARWIN, NT
For the family who loves the great outdoors, Darwin is a fantastic base from which to explore some of the most exciting and beautiful national parks that Australia has to offer. The world-renowned Kakadu National Park is less than two hours’ drive away, and it offers opportunities to go croc spotting, check out Indigenous rock art, hike to waterfalls or go on a boat cruise. Other attractions include the beautiful Katherine Gorge (three hours’ drive away) and Litchfield National Park (around 90 minutes’ drive from Darwin).
Mantra on the Esplanade offers everything from hotel rooms to multi-room apartments complete with kitchen and laundry. The hotel is located on the waterfront and facilities include a restaurant and bar, outdoor pool and day spa. Within the city, you can indulge in a fresh seafood dinner, go fishing or enjoy some retail therapy.
Rates start from around $576 for a three-night package, which includes accommodation in a one-bedroom city view apartment. Visit www.mantra.com.au.
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