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Great Barrier Reef Hotels

Seaview Motel

  • 178 Charlotte St. Map It
  • Cooktown
  • Practical Base

Pros

  • Helpful staff
  • Takeout drinks and breakfast packs/toasters (for a fee)
  • Scenic location

Cons

  • No screens on sliding doors to motel-room balconies
  • Small pool
  • Breakfast restaurant may close outside of peak periods

Updated 01/16/2014

Fodor's Review

This clean, quiet seafront establishment has five categories of accommodation, some newer than others: standard rooms with older TVs and no kitchenettes; semi-self-contained rooms with microwave and sink; newer "deluxe" motel rooms with large flatscreen TVs and lounge/dining areas; a self-contained family unit; and split-level townhouses that have two bedrooms, full kitchens with dishwashers, separate lounge and dining areas, and large flatscreen TVs. All styles of accommodation

are equipped with Foxtel cable channels, air-conditioning and ceiling fans, kettles, fridges, toasters, and furnished balconies or patios. The best rooms are upstairs, overlooking Cooktown Harbour. Sit out front on lawn furniture for fine views of the harbor and hills—you can buy beer, wine, and soft drinks at reception, and there are BBQ and car-washing facilities on-site—or cool off in the clean, sun-shaded pool. It's an easy stroll to the town center.

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Hotel Information

Address:

178 Charlotte St., Cooktown, Queensland, 4895, Australia

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Phone:

07-4069–5377

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 38 motel rooms, 1 family unit, 3 townhouses
  • Breakfast

Updated 01/16/2014

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