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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Seaview provides a wonderful overview of the Endeavour River Estuary, and offers many types of accom. This time we stayed in a 2 bedroom upstairs/downstairs apartment. It was very well equipped, and the beds were comfortable. Off street parking is somewhat restricted.

Thank Ian S
CooktownSeaviewMotel, Manager at Seaview Motel, responded to this review

Hi Ian, Thankyou for your review, the views are wonderful.. Glad that you enjoyed your stay Regards Sandra

Reviewed 24 September 2016

This hotel is in a great position with great views down over the Endeavour River. However the interior of our room was very tired and drab, with a brown bedspread , a flimsy shower curtain and an airconditioner ( essential) in the bathroom , which was supposed to flow into the bedroom as well ( but did not do so...

Thank barb2306
CooktownSeaviewMotel, Manager at Seaview Motel, responded to this review

Hello Barb. At least you enjoyed the Views. The room you had booked was a budget room. We do have different types of rooms at the Seaview Motel to accommodate our guests needs. If the room was not to your liking Staff would of been more than happy to show you the other types of rooms that were available. Regards...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This hotel is in a great location and has good facilities. Plenty of eating places within walking distance .It is easy to access the waterfront and walking paths. There is a guest laundry and clothes lines. The staff were very helpful.

Thank Suzanne818
CooktownSeaviewMotel, Manager at Seaview Motel, responded to this review

Hi Suzanne, Thankyou for your review, and glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Regards Sandra.

Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night in one of the lower deluxe units. Room was modern, spotless and clean. One downside was the road was very noisy but quite ok with the doors shut. Next time we would only book a top unit. We asked if we could have a top unit when we arrived but it wasn't possible even though only...

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

Hello Trackker, Thankyou for your review, Rooms are very quiet when all doors are closed. Regards Sandra

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Seaview Motel

Address: 178 Charlotte Street, Cooktown, Queensland 4895, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cooktown
Price Range: ₹ 7,080 - ₹ 17,018 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 43
Also Known As:
Seaview Hotel Cooktown
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“Up the back.”
 of 5 bubbles Dandy2007, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Higher rooms have a better view”
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“higher floors may have better views”
 of 5 bubbles Suzanne818, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
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