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Seaview Motel

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rockhampton
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fantastic views and fantastic spot. Right in the thick of it. Great Aircon and Wifi. We had a family of 5 and couldn't book the accommodation below so had to pay extra to upgrade. The motel took 10% off which was very good of them. The room was amazing with great views two rooms and fully self contained. BBQ x...

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Cairns Region, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Central location. Great waterfront views and could be improved if shrubs trimmed. Large self contained rooms with noisy aircons and wobbling noisy fans. Rooms not worth the price we paid. Requires maintenance. Spiders on room ceiling corners and shower tiles were mouldy. Lots of huge mosquitos on the front porch so couldn't leave the bedroom door open. Coils were provided...

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Cairns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place to stay when in Cooktown. Centrally located and within walking distance to restaurants and hotels. Rooms are well maintained and clean and with recently refurbished bathrooms. All rooms have verandahs to sit and enjoy a quiet beer or a glass of wine while watching the sun set down over the water and the far away hill,s of simply...

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 1 March 2017

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...

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Thank Cruiserkids
Reviewed 23 February 2017

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...

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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.

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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

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Reviewed 28 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...

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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...

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Sydney
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...

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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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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Seaview Motel

Address: 178 Charlotte Street, Cooktown, Queensland 4895, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cooktown
Price Range: ₹ 6,738 - ₹ 16,197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 43
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“Pay for the best”
yarrum34, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Waterfront scenic views”
8sandyw, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are ideally facing seaward”
Hpas, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The deluxe rooms are the most modern.”
  • View of Cooktown harbour
Cruiserkids, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All room have aview but up the back floors are great”
503elaineb, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
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