Whole apartment
323 ft²
Ocean view
Swimming pool
BBQ facilities

Nightcliff Foreshore Getaway - McKay Gardens is located in Nightcliff. The air-conditioned property is 7 miles from Darwin, and guests benefit from complimentary WiFi and private parking available on site.

The apartment is fitted with 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a patio with garden views. For added convenience, the property can provide towels and bed linen for an extra charge.

The reception at the apartment can provide tips on the area.

Guests can swim in the outdoor swimming pool, go cycling or fishing, or relax in the garden and use the grill facilities.

Palmerston is 15 miles from Nightcliff Foreshore Getaway - McKay Gardens, while Humpty Doo is 22 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Darwin International Airport, 3.8 miles from the accommodation.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

Nightcliff Foreshore Getaway - McKay Gardens has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 25, 2018

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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  • is smoking allowed outside ?
    no outside only
    Answered on May 17, 2021
  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?
    In Darwin there is the Wet season and the Dry Season. The Dry season is the best time which is from May - October.
    Answered on October 12, 2019
  • Is the pool solely for guests renting out your property ?
    Yes, the pool is only for guests it is on the 6th floor
    Answered on October 31, 2021
  • Hi there, What breakfast would be included for a 5 night stay? Is the pool private ? Do you have Optus tv? What restaurants are nearby … thanks
    Cereal, bread, tea, coffee Dodo wifi. Pool is not private.
    Answered on October 4, 2021
  • Is pool solely for guests use only?
    Yes is is only for guests. It is on the 6th floor.
    Answered on November 3, 2021
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Hosted by Sue Gibbs

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Sue Gibbs
Nightcliff foreshore is a popular recreational green space, complete with a bike path, outdoor exercise equipment, a pool, cafe and even food trucks and open air restaurants. Recreation along the Foreshore Whether you are into walking, cycling, swimming or general strength exercises there is something for you along the Nightcliff Foreshore. A shared path from Rapid Creek to Nightcliff connects numerous outdoor exercise stations and the iconic Nightcliff Pool where you can enjoy a swim while taking in views over Darwin Harbour. The picturesque Nightcliff Jetty is a popular spot for fishing and watching the stunning Darwin sunsets. Food and Entertainment Nightcliff Foreshore is a popular location for picnics, bbqs, along with five locations where a variety of food trucks offer some fantastic eats. About the Unit, fully furnished with, hotel quality beds. the two king single beds can be joined to make a king bed. The unit is fully air conditioned, with split system units. Enjoy the tropical environment in our outdoor courtyard that is off the main bedroom. A place to relax in a tropical environment and is private.
I am self employed as a Bookkeeper and BAS Agent. I started my Business in 2004. I was born in Eastern Suburbs Maroubra, in Sydney. I moved to Darwin in 1995. I have 3 Children all Boys. One living in the Gold Coast and two living to Darwin. I am a grandmother of four. Two live in Gold Coast, a boy and a girl and two live in Darwin, a boy and a girl. My youngest son races Motorx. and is still at school, doing a school based apprenticeship as an electrician. My eldest boy, is an electrician and my middle boy is also an electrician operating his own business. My Husband has his own mechanical business in Stuart Park, Darwin, Gibbsy's Automotive's. He has been in business for over 40 years. My mum is still alive and well and is ninety two years young. My father passed away in 1997. Both parents were born in Malta. I enjoy going on holidays, camping and spending time with family especially the grandchildren. I really enjoy living in Darwin because it is not busy like it is in other states. Being able to give guests the opportunity to stay in affordable accommodation is going to be a new adventure and I am excited about helping people enjoy their holidays. A place to relax with peace
It is a very quiet complex with a share pool. Rules must apply at all times. Across the road is a walking & bike track that will take you along the Nightcliff foreshore. There are shops, Markets every Sundays and restaurants in walking distance. A Jetty where you can go fishing and a beach to walk along. On the weekends at the jetty, there are food Vans set up, where you can have a meal, watching the sunset. There is also play areas for families with children and if you like the Gym. there is out door gym equipment along the way. The local Nightcliff Pool, if you like to do laps, next to The Foreshore Restaurant. There is also night life at the Beachfront Hotel where they have live mucic on the weekends and you can also have a meal. Just about every thing is at your finger tips.
Language spoken: English
Amenities of Nightcliff Foreshore Getaway - McKay Gardens
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secure parking
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Freedom to eat when you want
  • High chair
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Guest bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Laptop safe
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Fold-up bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Soundproof
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Suit press
  • Iron
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Sit back and relax
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Garden
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Fenced pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool cover
  • Swimming pool toys
  • Heated pool
  • Saltwater pool
  • Shallow end
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/Coffee maker
  • Beach
  • Mini golf
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Fishing Off-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
  • Garden view
  • Ocean view
Building Characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules Nightcliff Foreshore Getaway - McKay Gardens takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

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


9:30 AM - 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.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of AUD 300 is required. The property charges this 7 days before arrival. That's about 196.13USD. This will be collected by bank transfer. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by bank transfer, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 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 - 2 years
Crib by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Payments by Booking.com

Booking.com takes your payment for this stay on behalf of the property, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


Smoking is not allowed.


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

Payment before arrival can also be made through PayPal.

Please inform Nightcliff Foreshore Getaway - McKay Gardens 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.

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

A damage deposit of AUD 300 is required. The property charges this 7 days before arrival. That's about 196.13USD. This will be collected by bank transfer. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by bank transfer, subject to an inspection of the property.

Legal info

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.