Room type

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Deluxe Twin Room

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 4 infants)

Deluxe Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Standard Twin Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Spa Suite King

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Griffith hotel in Capital Hill with free parking


This family-friendly Griffith hotel is located near the airport, within 1 mi (2 km) of Kingston Shopping Centre, Manuka Shopping Centre, and Manuka Oval. National Gallery of Australia and Old Parliament House are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a sauna, a conference center, and 24-hour room service.

Room Amenities

All 67 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. For entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate comforts like premium bedding and pillow menus.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, Diplomat Hotel Canberra provides a sauna and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4.5-star property consist of a business center and a meeting room. Event facilities measuring 1600 square feet (149 square meters) include a conference center. This family-friendly hotel also offers a library, a garden, and concierge services. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Diplomat Hotel Canberra is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1600 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 149 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • One meeting room 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Total number of rooms - 67 
  • Year Built 1985 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Individually furnished 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Booked. - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Open select days.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna, a fitness center, and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 20 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service dogs are allowed

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: AUD 20 per person (approximately)
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 20 per night
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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