Outdoor swimming pool
BBQ facilities
Washing machine
Free WiFi

The fully self-contained City Gardens Apartments are located in the center of Darwin. They have tropical gardens, a lagoon-style swimming pool, barbecue facilities and free off-street parking.

All the apartments come with open plan lounges, which include kitchen facilities and dining area. The bathrooms feature a washing machine and dryer.

City Gardens Apartments are close to local attractions, including the Casino and Mindil Beach Markets. Darwin Airport is approximately a 15 minute drive away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Darwin, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

City Gardens Apartments has been welcoming guests since Nov 12, 2009

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Darwin, this property has an excellent location score of 8.9!

Free Private Parking Available On Site

Reliable Info
Guests say the description and photos for this property are very accurate.


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Accommodation Type
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
2 twin beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi what is the difference between the standard and deluxe apartments
    The Deluxe Apartment has a King Bed in one room and King Singles in the other. Slightly bigger apartment.
    Answered on 10 March 2021
  • Hi will be arriving about 2am because of Jeststar Flights. Is there someone at reception to book us in
    After hours check-in is available via a safe on the side of the reception building. The code will be sent on the day of travel. Payment would be requi..
    Answered on 18 February 2022
  • Is there a laundry in the room
    Each apartment has its own washing machine and dryer for your convenience.
    Answered on 21 July 2021
  • Is there outdoor furniture, and are towels for the pool provided
    Outdoor furniture is available in the pool area including tables, chairs and lounge chairs for catching the Darwin sun. Each apartment also has it's o..
    Answered on 21 February 2021
  • Hi, do you have Wi-Fi at each apartment? As for carpark, is it free? Confirm to have available carpark? Thanks
    Free Wi-Fi and carpark is available.
    Answered on 26 April 2022
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Hosted by Guy & Kat

Host Review Score

Guy & Kat
We are a small property with the shaded lagoon pool in the middle of all the apartments, makes it easy for families to relax in their apartment, balcony/veranda and watch the kids enjoy the pool. Separate entrance to each apartment. City Gardens was the first purpose built holiday apartments in Darwin when first constructed back in the early eighties. It has kept up with changes and improvements over the years. Our car park can cater for your 4X4, Campervan or trailer so hit the road and come and see us in the NT.
We are a family operated Boutique group of apartments set within tropical gardens like a small oasis in Darwin City. We hope our guests that stay with us can truly get a feel of the Darwin lifestyle and what the tropics are all about. No high rise building here. Just a friendly place to stay for a night or a few weeks. We are always flexible with requests and happy to help in any way we can.
The area is a quiet end of the street on the outskirts of the CBD but still within an easy walk to shops, nightlife, Mindil Markets, The Botanical Gardens and the Mall.
Language spoken: English
Area info *
Amenities of City Gardens Apartments
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7
Most popular amenities
Outdoor swimming pool
Free WiFi
Free parking
Airport shuttle
Family rooms
Non-smoking rooms
Facilities for disabled guests
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
  • High chair
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Dryer
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Guest bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Soundproof
  • Private entrance
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Garden
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool with view
  • Saltwater pool
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool cover
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fenced pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Outdoor & View
  • Pool view
  • Garden view
  • View
Building Characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

City Gardens Apartments takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.


Until 10:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 2 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Eftpos Cash City Gardens Apartments accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please inform City Gardens Apartments of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

This property is located in a residential area, and guests are asked to refrain from excessive noise.

FAQs about City Gardens Apartments

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a balcony. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at City Gardens Apartments on this page.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • City Gardens Apartments offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Swimming pool

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a terrace. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at City Gardens Apartments on this page.

  • City Gardens Apartments has the following number of bedrooms:

    • 2 bedrooms

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Check-in at City Gardens Apartments is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • The prices at City Gardens Apartments may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, City Gardens Apartments is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • City Gardens Apartments is 2,300 feet from the center of Darwin.

  • City Gardens Apartments can accommodate this group size:

    • 5 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • The nearest beach is 0.9 miles from City Gardens Apartments.