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Sovereign Resort Hotel
4 out of 5
128 Charlotte Street, Cooktown, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$199 per night from 22 Sep. to 23 Sep.
29.42 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (128 reviews)

"Great location beautiful spacious room, pool area was well maintained and very inviting for a winter swim"…"

Reviewed on 26 Jul. 2020

Sovereign Resort Hotel
Milkwood Lodge
3 out of 5
LOT 1 Annan Rd, Cooktown, QLD
The price is AU$150 per night from 22 Sep. to 23 Sep.
29.7 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)

"Great place to stay and lovely host.. joined the birds at this rainforest experience."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug. 2020

Milkwood Lodge
Hillcrest Guest House Cooktown
3 out of 5
130 Hope Street, Cooktown, QLD
The price is AU$120 per night from 20 Sep. to 21 Sep.
29.65 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (222 reviews)

"the parking space was too small - barbecue area was uncomfortable, and not private. Laundry facilities was good, room service was excellent. Hotel close to everything, nice swimming pool, the restaurant was beautiful, nice food. Friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on 14 Jan. 2020

Hillcrest Guest House Cooktown

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Mungumby Lodge - Cooktown
3 out of 5
388 Mungumby Rd, Rossville, QLD
Free cancellation
The price is AU$205 per night from 20 Sep. to 21 Sep.
46.64 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
out back lodge great

"beautiful creek and waterfall food available restaurant great setting close to cooktown and very close to lions den"…"

Reviewed on 24 Jul. 2018

Mungumby Lodge - Cooktown
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Visiting Cooktown

Visitors to Cooktown are sure to enjoy the gardens. Tourists can also enjoy the city's coffeehouses and musical theater.

  • There are 2 hotels and other accommodations in Cooktown
  • The closest major airport is in Cooktown, QLD (CTN) 22.3 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Cooktown

Cultural venues in the city include Eliabeth Guzsely Gallery, James Cook Museum, and Nature's Powerhouse. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the gardens and these places to visit: Bicentennial Park, Cooktown Botanic Gardens, and Coral Sea. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Cook's Landing Tourist Centre and Cooktown History Centre.

Below is a top place to stay based on our user reviews:

  • Hillcrest Guest House Cooktown - This 3-star guesthouse features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and overall value.

Dressing for Cooktown

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 89°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 74°F
  • From April to June, the average is 85°F during the day and 67°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 83°F during the day and 66°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 89°F as the daytime average and 72°F as the nighttime average
  • About 68.07 inches of rain falls on Cooktown each year
  • January and December are usually the hottest months averaging 89°F, while July and August are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 67°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Cooktown?
Hillcrest Guest House Cooktown is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star guesthouse offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Sovereign Resort Hotel is another favourite option for your trip based on traveller reviews.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Cooktown, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view top deals in Cooktown.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Cooktown?
Based on reviews, Hillcrest Guest House Cooktown is a popular 3-star guesthouse for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best hotel for a family holiday to Cooktown?
Hillcrest Guest House Cooktown is a top 3-star guesthouse on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and free parking. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to James Cook Museum.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Cooktown?
Sovereign Resort Hotel is a popular 4-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free WiFi. Hillcrest Guest House Cooktown is one more option that offers an on-site pool.

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