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207 Cheap Hotels Near James Cook University

Upper Ross Hotel
2.5 out of 5
4.3 km from James Cook University
The price is AU$79 per night from 24 Sep. to 25 Sep.
2.5/5 (15 reviews)

"One of the reasons that I choose this hotel was for the continental breakfast, but they gave me nothing. Also, the kettle was dirty with mould, so I couldn’t even drink a coffee."…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug. 2019

Upper Ross Hotel
Modern Douglas Close to JCU & Tville Gen Hospital
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Amazing Douglas Location! Close to JCU /tvownsville General Hospital
Jacana Apartments
4 out of 5
2.9 km from James Cook University
The price is AU$190 per night from 14 Oct. to 15 Oct.
4.6/5Exceptional! (245 reviews)

"Great location if you want to be away from the city but still very close to all your shopping, entertainment & food outlets. Very well set up apartments on the banks of the Ross river with beautiful views & walks, very close to the lagoon & huge open & shaded areas to relax. We would love to return ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jul. 2020

Jacana Apartments
Itara Apartments
4.5 out of 5
2.9 km from James Cook University
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4.6/5Exceptional! (228 reviews)

"Great property, our apartment overlooked the river. The apartment pool was great, as was being able to visit the Riverway complex next door. Reception were very helpful with our concerns."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2020

Itara Apartments
Cedar Lodge Motel Townsville
3.5 out of 5
3 km from James Cook University
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$133 per night from 24 Sep. to 25 Sep.
4.1/5Very Good! (97 reviews)

"Good location..close to shops/food outlets and a greta place to stay to catch the Bus to the new stadium."…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

Cedar Lodge Motel Townsville
Close to Amenities, Nbn, Swimming Pool, Netflix,
Vale Hotel
3 out of 5
4.1 km from James Cook University
The price is AU$99 per night from 27 Sep. to 28 Sep.
3.7/5Good! (127 reviews)

"Great stay. Staff were super friendly and efficient."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jul. 2020

Vale Hotel
Affordable 3 Bedroom Netflix NBN Supplied- Self Check IN
The price is AU$184 per night from 24 Sep. to 25 Sep.
4.6/5Exceptional! (19 reviews)
Everything we needed and easy to get around

"A little way from the city centre but close to the river. Beds were comfy and the washing machine was handy. A big yard for our dog although it will have bindis out on mass shortly. The owner was prompt in reply to a question we had. Value for money."…"

Reviewed on 2 Aug. 2020

Affordable 3 Bedroom Netflix NBN Supplied- Self Check IN
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Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around James Cook University?
James Cook University is located in a welcoming area of Townsville known for its array of dining options and charming cafes. You’ll find 33 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
Where is the best place to stay near James Cook University?
Jacana Apartments is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4-star aparthotel offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It’s located 1.9 mi (3 km) from James Cook University. Other good choices within 5 miles include Itara Apartments and Cedar Lodge Motel Townsville.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near James Cook University, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best options available in James Cook University.
What can I see and do near James Cook University?
You’ll want to browse the exhibits at Townsville Museum and Historical Society and Royal Australian Air Force Townsville Museum. Local parks like Dan Gleeson Memorial Gardens, Townsville Palmetum and Aboriginal Reserve are peaceful spots to stop and take in some fresh air. Create some family memories at Riverway Lagoon and Anderson Park Botanical Gardens.

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