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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 18 July 2014

My partner and I decided to elope we instantly fell in love with the Moonshadow Villas run away bride package, I sent an email to inquire the best time to go, whether our daughter could be included in the package and whether a bridal hair and make up service could be provided - 3 questions...that's it! I called the following...

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Australia
Reviewed 20 March 2014

We stayed in the Rainforest Villa for about 4 days. We had 2 small dogs and when we arrived in darwin (earlier than expected) it was a Sunday, and apparently nobody answers their phones on a Sunday? Moon shadow was the only place available. We were a bit hesitant to pay the price, it seemed a bit too much. But...

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5Thank TravelbugSS2014
Darwin
Reviewed 25 February 2014

I can completely echo the sentiments of the last reviewer here, although I actually did go and stay & had a lovely time. I am afraid the beauty of that weekend has been completely overshadowed by the absolutely appalling and disrespectful admin system. It took about 10 calls, 15 emails to confirm my booking in the first place (to be...

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7Thank topendreviewer
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 February 2014

There have been posts before now about poor booking practices at Moonshadows Villas. My experience is just the most recent. I've spent two weeks trying to book for six nights in July 2014. I applied initially using the link on the website and followed up with a phone call the same day - Moya assured me there was availability, the...

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4Thank Amber1958-16
Mudgeeraba
Reviewed 16 November 2013

Moonshadow villas are a haven in every sense, we enjoyed over two weeks at Moonshadow and although on the fringe of the CBD, we found that a bonus, so quiet. The garden is tropical and private, and the pool, shaded and cool. The accommodation is spacious and with everything you need for short or longer stay. Peter and Moya have...

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2Thank Austinvillian
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2013

We stayed earlier this year and it is lovely but for the expense should be. There were little things that for the price were not what they should be I.e breakfast a selection of Kellogg's cereals and bad supermarket bread. The owners are nice and helpful but really focussing on adding all those extra special touches that people talk about...

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1Thank PhilippaL
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Hidden paradise . we stayed in the orchid villa and immediately fell in love with it from the amazing furnishings ,peters colourful art work, bed linen , molton brown products in bathrooms ,complimentary wine to the lush gardens and secluded patio areas . property beautifully maintained and gardens tidied each day by Ron . oh and must mention Basil the...

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Tannum Sands, Australia
Reviewed 4 August 2013

We lived at 'Moonshadow Villa's for almost a year in 05/06. This IS the BEST accommodation I have ever stayed in. The magic and serenity of this property is unforgettable. We truly rave about Moonshadows in all our Darwin stories. Moya and Peter's attention to detail and maintenance of the property were flawless. They were extremely warm, approachable and a...

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1Thank HappyDayGirlMe
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 10 June 2013

This was a return visit for us, and it was just as special as the first time. We cannot thank Peter and Moya enough for making our stay so enjoyable and comfortable. On this occasion we stayed in Villa Orchid which we found to be very spacious , with all the facilities inside and out to ensure a totally relaxing...

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Thank Geoff J
Melbourne
Reviewed 18 January 2013

ok short and sweet. like most reviews on here, the place is awesome. we stayed in the Frangipani villa, lovely villa with really nice decor. breaky, beers, wine provided. had everything we needed and the pool out back is really nice. why i didnt rate it 5/5. the booking process. we spoke to Moya who didnt seem to know what...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
5 STAR and GREEN STAR Accredited Less than one minute to Darwin City. Stay in a Rainforest less than a minute by shuttle or car to the city centre or an easy to medium walk Our goal is to give our residents a true 5 STAR tropical experience. Why come to the tropics to stay in 'normal' surroundings? Stay where there are butterflies and living vertical gardens that provide privacy. Enjoy your own tropical mini-home, fully self-contained with luxurious and comfortable king size beds (and beautiful linen). The 5 villas are award winning, architect designed and unique accommodation. Surrounded by 80 foot palms and grouped around two sandstone pools, Every villa has its OWN laundry, all cooking facilities, full size refrigerator and is fully air-conditioned. Every villa has direct pool access and its own al fresco dining area and verandas with private gardens and courtyards. The property has wild-life and birds and has been designed to be part of nature - it is not a soundproofed concrete structure. Our visitors say that Moonshadow is the only way to truly experience the wonders of the tropics. A destination as well as accommodation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Moonshadow Villas

Address: 6 Gardens Hill Crescent | The Gardens, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
Region: Australia > Northern Territory > Top End > Darwin
Price Range: €268 - €657 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Moonshadow Villas 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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