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Most expensive month to stay with an average 34% rise in price.
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When to book a hotel in Northern Territory
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Top tips for finding the perfect Northern Territory hotel
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Northern Territory if you stay on a Friday. The opposite is true for, Sunday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Northern Territory accommodation.
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Northern Territory, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Northern Territory in December and October.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Northern Territory found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $30, while the most expensive was $727.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Northern Territory for 2 days.
Families visiting Kakadu National Park with kids may wish to consider one of the holiday parks in the area. Cooinda Lodge Kakadu is more like a little village nestled within the national park. Your family will get to enjoy the kids’ pool, playgrounds, local shop and dining options that include a child-friendly buffet.
If you have an early flight out of Darwin and would like to stay as close as possible to the terminal, you’ll be pleased to know that Darwin Airport (DRW) has a hotel in the airport precinct. Novotel Darwin Airport offers a free shuttle to and from the terminal and wake-up calls, to ensure you catch your flight.
To be as close as possible to the serenity and majesty of Uluru, look for accommodation options in Yulara. The Lost Camel Hotel is great for budget-conscious travellers, while Sails in the Desert offers five-star luxury in the heart of the outback.
For a luxurious escape in the Northern Territory, consider treating yourself to one of the five-star resorts around Darwin. Mindil Beach Casino Resort offers a private beach with an infinity pool overlooking the ocean. You can also enjoy the bar, gym, spa and wellness centre and more.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Northern Territory
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Northern Territory. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular destination is Darwin (82% of total searches to Northern Territory). The next most popular destinations are Alice Springs (12%) and Yulara (4%). Searches for hotels in Katherine (2%) are also popular.
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Northern Territory for as cheap as $24 (Darwin) in the last 3 days. The average price is $410.
In the last 72 hours, users have found Northern Territory hotels for tonight for as low as $79 (Alice Springs). Users have also found 3-star hotels from $87 (Darwin) and 4-star+ hotels from $186 (Darwin).
In the last 72 hours, users have found Northern Territory hotels for this weekend for as low as $131 (Katherine) per night. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $169 (Alice Springs) and 4-star+ hotels from $438 (Alice Springs).
Golfers who wish to tick golfing in the outback off their bucket list will love the desert oasis vibes of Alice Springs Golf Course. This unique course is situated across Todd River from the main township of Alice Springs, so it’s worth considering nearby hotels and resorts like Crowne Plaza Alice Springs Lasseters or Desert Palms Alice Springs, both of which are so close they give you a view of the golf course.
This depends entirely on the couple. Beach lovers may wish to consider Darwin, where you can enjoy beachfront accommodation in hotels like Ramada Suites by Wyndham Zen Quarter Darwin. Enjoy ocean views from the rooftop pool and romantic strolls on the beach. For a more secluded stay in the heart of the outback, consider a hotel on the outskirts of Alice Springs, like Ooraminna Station Homestead. Here, you can enjoy picturesque desert sunsets from historic accommodation that features a restaurant, coffee shop, room service and other lush amenities.
The Northern Territory offers everything from rustic cabins to resorts and hotels with disabled access and support features. If you’re hoping to explore Kakadu National Park, consider Mercure Kakadu Crocodile Hotel, in Jabiru. Here, you can book a room with grab rails and an adapted bath. If you’ll be visiting Alice Springs, Mercure Alice Springs Resort offers lowered sinks, roll-in showers, shower chairs, toilets with grab rails and more. These resorts are also happy to help with extras like making packed lunches, taking care of your laundry and catering for any special dietary needs you may have.
Where to stay in Northern Territory?
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