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Speewah Country Tavern

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2 outdoor pools
2 outdoor pools
Free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access
Coffee and/or Coffee Maker

Overview of Speewah Country Tavern

Speewah Country Tavern

3 out of 5

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
38 Speewah Road, Speewah, QLD, 4881

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBirdworld Kuranda7 min drive
  • Popular LocationBarron Gorge National Park10 min drive
  • Popular LocationBarron Falls Lookout11 min drive
  • AirportCairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.)31 min drive

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About this area


Located in Speewah, Speewah Country Tavern is in a rural area. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Birdworld Kuranda and Cattana Wetlands, while Kuranda Koala Gardens and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway are popular local attractions. Australian Venom Zoo and Rainforestation Nature Park are also worth visiting. With kayaking, waterskiing and rafting nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water.

What's nearby

  • Birdworld Kuranda - 7 min drive
  • Kuranda Koala Gardens - 7 min drive
  • Barron Gorge National Park - 10 min drive
  • Barron Falls Lookout - 11 min drive
  • Skyway Rainforest Cableway - 22 min drive


  • Gourmet Pizza - 7 min drive
  • Sweet Gossip - 7 min drive
  • Falafellicious - 7 min drive
  • Cassowary Churros Cafe - 7 min drive
  • Kuranda Veranda - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Kuranda Station - 8 min drive
  • Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) - 31 min drive

About this property

Speewah Country Tavern

3-star hotel with 2 outdoor pools and seasonal outdoor pool
2 outdoor pools, a restaurant and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. Self parking is free. Other amenities include 2 coffee shops/cafés, coffee/tea in a common area and a seasonal outdoor pool. All 10 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus in-room free WiFi and TVs with cable channels. Balconies, coffee makers and ceiling fans are among the other amenities available to guests. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Speewah Country Tavern offers 10 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a ceiling fan. Rooms open to balconies. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include a shower.

This Speewah hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Cable televisions are provided. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 7 AM to 5 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee weekends 7 AM–10 AM: AUD 15.00-20.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 2 coffee shops
  • 1 bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Children's pool

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Corner/local shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge


  • Corner/local shop
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Hair salon
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan


  • Shower
  • Towels


  • 30-cm TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

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Check-in from 2 PM - 7:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
The check-in location differs from the property location; to check in, go to Hotel Bar
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property for check-in information


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 15.00 and AUD 20.00 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 45.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: AUD 0
  • Cleaning/housekeeping/linen fees vary based on length of stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Union Pay, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from September to April

Property is also known as

Speewah Country Tavern Hotel
Speewah Country Tavern
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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 15 out of 42 reviews
5 - Excellent 36%
Rating 4 - Good. 11 out of 42 reviews
4 - Good 26%
Rating 3 - Okay. 10 out of 42 reviews
3 - Okay 24%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 42 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 42 reviews
1 - Terrible 7%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
very good will return --off main road so very quite good food at tavern --friendly people
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Working trip
The hotel was very good but the only downside was the bed. I could feel the bed springs.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Staff were so friendly and helpful, we will be back.
Stayed 1 night in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Quiet and very comfortable Excellent air conditioning and close the rain forest
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2018