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Seaview Motel

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently needed a quick getaway to recharge our batteries and there is no better place than to head up the Bloomfield Track to Cooktown. It we free February on the ferry for locals and the road had just reopened after being closed for a few weeks due to a big wet. We always just head straight to the Seaview...

Thank Cruiserkids
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the 2bedroom apartments back of the complex with family from UK .nice and clean 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms great for 2 couples or family we sat out on the balcony beautiful view of the endeavor river and walking distance to town post office and eating places had swimin the pool which is kept very clean .bit hot...

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I've stayed here quite a number of times for work. Stayed in many of the rooms. Service is fantastic. Price is fantastic for what you get. Views are fantastic. The negative is that the building and the rooms are old. Further, Lack of Foxtel and ongoing wifi is disappointing. Would I return.... yes absolutely.

Thank Joshua M
Woombye, Australia
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The motel room we had was up the back on the hill, which afforded great views over the Endeavour River. It is an easy Walk to the clubs and pubs in Cooktown. The staff were friendly and helpful. We stayed 2 nights there

Thank steveh4895
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We drove from Cairns to Coooktown the day after Boxing Day and arrived around 3 in the afternoon. The motel was shut - as was everything else in Cooktown, so I called the night manager's number and someone came out to meet us. He quickly unlocked the office and let us in. We were offered a choice of 3 types...

Thank Mike P
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Visited the Seaview in August with my husband and brother in law. We booked our room very last minute, but wasn't at all disappointed. The room itself was spacious and very clean. The wifi was highly appreciated (my husband and I were over from the UK) so we managed to Skype family back home with no problems. Fabulous views from...

1Thank Yesmiss16
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We stayed in a two bedroom apartment at the back of the complex. We had two bathrooms a kitchen and a dishwasher. Ironing board and iron and a laundry and clothes line close at hand . We had a view of the water right opposite the wharf, The apartment was clean , had air conditioning and was well equiped. We...

Thank Dandy2007
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The Seaview Motel is situated at the end of Charlotte Street, with a beautiful view of the Boats in the Endeavour Estuary, and a clear view of the Sunsets and Sunrise (if you are up early enough) Nice Garden, comfortable beds. Bathrooms could be updated but very clean and it was suitable for our 1 night stay. Would recommend this...

1Thank Deblonay
Gungahlin, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful fantastic views close walking for dining close walk to the marina. Staff could not have been more friendly slight issue night one night two we were upgraded it was not necessary but show the level of service. Would definitely recommend and would stay again

Thank LynneSusanne
CooktownSeaviewMotel, Manager at Seaview Motel, responded to this review

Hi Lynne, Thankyou for your great review. Glad that you had a great time with us. Look forward to seeing you again down the track. Cheers Sandra

Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Reception was really friendly, even gave us some fishing tips! Clean and comfortable. WeWill definitely be back!! We traveled in September and the weather was excellent! We only stayed 2 nights, highly recommend staying longer.

Thank Chrissy H

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Seaview Motel

Address: 178 Charlotte Street, Cooktown, Queensland 4895, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cooktown
Price Range: $146 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 43
Also Known As:
Seaview Hotel Cooktown
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The deluxe rooms are the most modern.”
  • View of Cooktown harbour
 of 5 bubbles Cruiserkids, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All room have aview but up the back floors are great”
 of 5 bubbles 503elaineb, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Up the back.”
 of 5 bubbles Dandy2007, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Higher rooms have a better view”
 of 5 bubbles Deblonay, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“higher floors may have better views”
 of 5 bubbles Suzanne818, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
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