RMA24 accommodation

The RMA conference team has curated a list of accommodation that keeps you close to the conference action and Garramilla's (Darwin) attractions while catering to differing budgets and tastes. 

Check out some our recommendations below. 

Please note: You will be able to book your accommodation directly through the RMA24 registration portal when you complete your conference registration.

Our recommendations


Adina Apartment Hotel Darwin Waterfront

Adina Apartment Hotel Darwin Waterfront is positioned amongst waterside restaurants and the family friendly wave pool with a lagoon on Darwin’s seafront promenade. It is very close to the Darwin Convention Centre and within walking distance of Darwin’s CBD. The hotel has a large outdoor swimming pool, a fully equipped gym, restaurant, and a 24-hour reception.


Breakfast rate: $25/day

The Tasman

Hilton Darwin

This central accommodation spot offers some of the best views of the harbour and of the city. Right near the ever-changing harbour, this family friendly hotel is just steps away from popular attractions like Crocosaurus Cove, and Darwin Waterfront Precinct.


Breakfast rate: $30/day

Vibe Darwin

Vibe Hotel Darwin Waterfront

With fresh and exciting décor in each room, Vibe Hotel provides a unique setting for your stay at Darwin Waterfront. The superb location of Vibe Hotel is ideal for a leisurely stroll along Darwin's promenade and to the Darwin Convention Centre. The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool, gym, restaurant, and a 24-hour reception.

Breakfast rate: $25/day


Travelodge Resort Darwin

Travelodge Resort Darwin is a small slice of paradise in the heart of Darwin’s CBD, centrally located to all of Darwin’s key attractions. The resort has recently been renovated and is looking fresher than ever. Enjoy the hotel’s leisure facilities including barbeques in a tropical outdoor setting, a gym, outdoor pool, restaurant, and a 24-hour reception.


Breakfast rate: $20/day


Oaks Elan Darwin

Oaks Elan Darwin provides modern accommodations with city or harbor views. Guests enjoy amenities such as a rooftop pool, gym, and restaurant. Its central location makes it convenient for exploring the city with a short walk to the heart of Darwin’s CDB. 


Breakfast rate: $25/day


Mantra Pandanas

Located in the heart of picturesque Darwin and affording convenient access to the best landmarks and attractions Darwin has to offer, Mantra Pandanas Hotel is perfectly located to make the most of your holiday. Perfect for couples or business travellers, Mantra Pandanas is only a short stroll to the Darwin CBD.


Breakfast rate: $22/day


Mantra on the Esplanade

Mantra on the Esplanade Darwin offers a luxurious stay in the heart of Darwin, Australia. Overlooking the stunning waterfront, this upscale hotel provides modern amenities and stylish accommodations for both business and leisure travellers. Guests can enjoy panoramic views of the harbour and convenient access to nearby attractions, dining, and entertainment options, with just a short walk to Darwin City. 

Breakfast rate: $22/ person/ day


Palms City Resort

Palms City Resort Darwin is a tropical oasis nestled in the heart of Darwin. Surrounded by lush gardens and palm trees, this resort offers a tranquil escape for both leisure and business travelers. The resort features comfortable accommodations ranging from spacious rooms to self-contained apartments, all designed with modern amenities and stylish decor. Guests can relax by the outdoor pool, enjoy a refreshing drink at the poolside bar, or indulge in delicious cuisine at the on-site restaurant. With its convenient location near Darwin's attractions, shopping, and dining, Palms City Resort is the perfect base for exploring the vibrant city and its surrounding natural beauty.

Breakfast rate: $15/ person/ day



Mercure and Novotel Darwin Resorts

Mercure and Novotel Darwin Resorts offer two distinct but equally inviting experiences in the tropical paradise of Darwin. Mercure Darwin Airport Resort provides a tranquil retreat with its lush gardens and serene atmosphere, offering comfortable rooms and bungalows surrounded by tropical foliage. Novotel Darwin Airport, on the other hand, caters to the needs of modern travelers with its contemporary design and convenient location near the airport. Both resorts boast amenities such as swimming pools, restaurants serving delicious cuisine, and friendly staff dedicated to ensuring guests have a memorable stay. Whether you're seeking relaxation or adventure, Mercure and Novotel Darwin Resorts provide the perfect base for exploring the beauty and culture of Australia's Top End.

Breakfast rate: $20/ person/ day


ACRRM and RDAA acknowledge the Larrakia people as the Traditional Custodians of the land on which RMA24 will be held. We pay respect to their Elders past, present and emerging, and recognise these lands have always been a place of teaching and learning.