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H on Smith Hotel is a locally built, owned and located in the center of Darwin. The stylish H on Smith Hotel offers an onsite restaurant and bar, an outdoor swimming pool and a rooftop fitness center. Guests enjoy free WiFi and a 24-hour reception. H on Smith Hotel is located on Smith Street in Darwin CBD, just 328 feet from a bus stop and 5 minutes' walk from St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral. Guests can enjoy a 2-minute walk to Mitchell Street where there are a range of restaurants, cafes, bars and shops or take 6-minute walk to the Esplanade. It is a 5-minute drive from Darwin Convention Center. Darwin Airport and Charles Darwin National Park are both within 15 minutes' drive. Private parking is available on site. Offering 186 rooms and suites with, air-condition. All rooms offer an private bathroom with a shower, and a hairdryer. Crisp linens, pillow top beds and deluxe toiletries are included. Most rooms feature views of either Cullen Bay or Darwin cityscape. Guests can enjoy DBar & Restaurant's fresh, seasonal and modern Australian cuisine from the comfort of room service or alfresco dining surrounding the pool. Both buffet and à la carte options for breakfast and dinner at DBar &Restaurant.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

H on Smith Hotel has been welcoming guests since Mar 18, 2013

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Darwin, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.9

Breakfast Info

Vegetarian, Gluten-free

Private parking at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.

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Guest reviews


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  • Stevep
    Comfy quiet rooms. Restaurant and bar service was great. Friendly staff. Reasonably priced.
  • Robert
    The staff were very accomodating and went the little extra mile. the rooms were always well presented. The location is a major reason for the choice and did not dissapoint. The price and quality of the accomodation offered better value in my...
  • Whitby
    Great breakfast, loved the buffet at a reasonable price. Excellent staff.
  • Susan
    Liked the room and bathroom. Easy to park vehicle.
  • Safarihiker
    Fantastic housekeeping, the room attendants are really friendly and do a great job. Reception is efficient and communicates well. Prices in Darwin are nuts at this time of year so it's great to get a spacious room with a massive bed for the money.
  • Emma
    Staff were very friendly and helpful. Hotel was clean throughout. Pool area was pleasant and easily accessible. Within walking distance to everything in the city which was very convienent
  • Joanne
    I liked the location a lot, and the staff were very friendly and professional. Handy having an onsite bar and restaurant to access. Great view out to the pool, and the pool was fabulous for a swim.
  • Maree
    The room was very spacious and the bed was extremely comfortable. The pool was lovely. Location was good with a short walk to everything we needed.
  • Jamie
    Reception staff were very friendly and went out of their way to ensure our stay was comfortable
  • kingy
    Location was excellent easy walking to most eateries and sites plus transport. Breakfast was very good but could purchase cheaper outside in other areas, The staff were excellent I could ask them anything and they would always provide an answer ...

Property questions and answers
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  • Is it possible to add 1 bed for our 6 year old?

    Yes, it will be chargeable of $40 per bed per night, request is subject to availability
    Answered on 3 December 2019
  • Is it a microwave

    No microwave in the room
    Answered on 3 December 2019
  • Do rooms have air conditioning

    Yes they do.
    Answered on 26 October 2019
  • Undercover parking availability

    Answered on 3 December 2019
  • What does the free breakfast include please

    Continental breakfast
    Answered on 3 December 2019
  • is there a bond ?

    Hi. Yes there is a bond of $100.
    Answered on 13 April 2021
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • D Bar & Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      American • British • Australian
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of H on Smith Hotel

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Private Parking
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness center
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • iPod dock
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs AUD 15 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
  • Public transit tickets
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fitness
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Hindi
  • Filipino
  • Chinese

House rules

H on Smith Hotel 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


Until 10:00 AM



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

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of AUD 100 is required on arrival. That's about 64.54USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above will be charged as 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 - 3 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 60 per child, per night
Crib upon request
4+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 60 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

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

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Eftpos Diners Club American Express Cash H on Smith Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 1.5% charge when you pay with a Visa or Mastercard credit card.

Please note that there is a 2.5% charge when you pay with an American Express credit card.

Please note that there is a 3.3% charge when you pay with a Diners Club credit card.

Please note that the property requires a AUD 100 credit card pre-authorization at time of check-in to cover any incidental charges or damaged to the property.

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.

Restaurant is closed from Fri, May 15, 2020 until Thu, Dec 31, 2020

Bar is closed from Fri, May 15, 2020 until Thu, Dec 31, 2020

A damage deposit of AUD 100 is required on arrival. That's about 64.54USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about H on Smith Hotel

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

  • Room options at H on Smith Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • H on Smith Hotel is 1,500 feet from the center of Darwin. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at H on Smith Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

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

  • Guests staying at H on Smith Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free

  • H on Smith Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Fitness
    • Swimming pool
    • Spa facilities

  • H on Smith Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • D Bar & Restaurant