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Capricornia Motel

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Reviewed 18 February 2017

I had reservations about this motel prior to arriving, due to the numbers of adverse reviews regarding it. My fears were realised when we finally arrived on Christmas Day 2016: - The outside appearance of the property was very run-down and in need of immediate maintenance - The other clientele inhabiting the premises looked unagreeably undesirable and gave one the...

Thank Mitochondrian
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

To be honest i was terrified after reading people's reviews. But having had our two dogs we had no choices. When we got there the lady at the counter was great. She told us lots of different places to visit and eat and walk the dogs. The room was massive which was great because one of dogs is rather big....

Thank 1992danya
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 10 September 2016

My wife didn't speak to me for half a day after we checked out of this place. Yes my pet enjoyed his stay. I think he was, Infact I know he was the only one. Pretty awful, dirty, and not even very cheap. Would not recommend.

Thank alexadams869
Ballarat, Australia
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This "budget" room cost $110 per night. There was no mirror in the bathroom - not to much to ask and very difficult to shave in when dressing for a wedding! No remote for the tiny TV; empty toilet roll in bathroom; not enough car parking spaces, and a very lumpy mattress. I wouldn't recommend this place to others.

Thank dccollyer
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Firstly the positives. It's pet friendly, allowing pets in the room. It's close to shops and CBD, also close to museum and fannie bay goal. Drop by the cool spot for a coffee. Or parap markets on a saturday. Close to mindil aswell. Location is great. I stay here because it is pet friendly. I have stayed here a few...

1Thank lazysundaze
East Midlands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 June 2016

A family owned and operated motel with a twin room for $120 in high season. The motel is in a quiet location away from main roads but with a shopping centre nearby. Very clean with the largest shower area I've ever seen! Food was available with the evening special being a large bowl of slow-cooked beef with vegetables for just...

Thank Slo0p
Gisborne Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

My partner and I had to stay the night here due to unforeseen circumstances and this was the only place that allowed our dog at such short notice. This motel is a dive, it was dark and dirty. The bathroom especially was filthy, hair all over the shower including pubic hair on the bath mat. Very unhygienic place! Never would...

Thank theresa2598
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Room was small, but very nicely maintained. Had no problems with flies, there was ants, but we left food out =D The staff were fantastic, grounds well maintained, pool was clean and SOOOOOOO good during the hot days! When we checked out, we all overslept until half past 10, proceeded to run to the office and apologize. The woman was...

1Thank Bri S
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for a little bit of help outside of office hrs good luck. We had booked by an online business only to be told that we couldn't get in as no one was there. Then our keys wouldn't work and still no one around to help. Room is in need of a reno as very tired

1Thank njast67
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Where do i start..... As part of our regular travelling job, my partner and I were sent on a 6 week stint to the NT. We needed to stay 2 and a half weeks and at last notice at the end of dry season, accommodation was rare, and even rarer in our travel allowance range! Whilst there were other places...

3Thank WethereX

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Capricornia Motel

Address: 3 Kellaway St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
Region: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range: ₹ 2,618 - ₹ 7,004 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Capricornia Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 39
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“Ours was upstairs with no lift.”
 of 5 bubbles dccollyer, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No lift so request ground floor if mobility issues.”
 of 5 bubbles Slo0p, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“There's upstairs and downstairs. Perhaps if you have lots of gear or can't use steps you could ask if a downstairs room was available”
  • Darwin landscape
  • Double bed. Queen and twin available
 of 5 bubbles GrahamPrichard, 19 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms are more private.”
 of 5 bubbles johnindarwin, 27 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Get a room downstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles rarefossil, 12 Dec 2013 | Read review
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