Welcome to the page which will serve as a guideline in finding short term rentals in Darwin, Australia. People who are looking for studio apartments can easily find and book them here because the purpose of this page is to list all the temporary accommodations in the area. Also, here you can find out something about the city of Darwin as well.
There are different types of short lets available in Darwin. They range from small one bedroom condos to enormous and luxurious villas. Private rooms are of course the cheapest and the most simple form of temporary housing available here. But besides being simple they serve its purpose, and that is to provide maximum comfort for a lesser amount of cash. The price ranges between some 30 euros to 220 euros a night.
The higher the price the more luxurious the rental flat is. They are exquisitely serviced and can house up to five people but all in all are best used for couples or newlyweds who are going on a romantic getaway. Besides comfortable beds you can have the use of a flat screen TV with cable, an air conditioning system and an internet connection.
Holiday homes best serve when there is a larger group going on a city break in Darwin or if one simply needs too much space. The prices range between a 70 euros and go up to 260 euros a night, but are well worth the money you spend. Besides being able to accommodate up to ten people, it can be located near famous sites or besides beaches or simply in the central part of Darwin.
They usually have a big kitchen and are listed as self-catering accommodations so you can bring in your own food and prepare whichever way you like. If you wish you can book one of bed and breakfast flat and enjoy in breakfast made by your host. But if you wish to spend a private vacation on a secluded and quiet location, there is a special offer of renting a cottage which is surrounded by nature and close to a river and has a TV, an indoor fireplace and even a parking space in front of it.
There is a restaurant near and the beach is just five minutes away and if you like fishing you can bring your gear or rent it and enjoy a perfect day besides the nearby river in Darwin.
Famous Attractions in Darwin
Darwin is situated in the Australian Northern Territory of which is the capital city. It has the population of 129,062 people and is the smallest and the most northerly situated capital city on the Australian continent. Its closeness to the South East Asia makes it an important gateway to this part of the world.
Things that you may do and attractions in Darwin that may interest you are the Darwin Wharf Precinct, the Burnett House at Myilly Point, the Fannie Bay Gaol, Browns Mart, Lyons Cottage, the Adelaide River War Cemetery, the Aviation Heritage Centre and the Old Courthouse and Police.
Nature lovers may want to see the Bicentennial Park, the George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens,Casuarina Coastal Reserve, Lake Alexander or Charles Darwin National Park. Darwin is also the home to some cultural institutions like the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory and the Northern Territory Parliament House.
Every July on Mindil Beach, the most important and most fun event of the year takes place, the Darwin Beer Can Regatta. It is exactly what the name suggests and is free for everyone to join and try it out.