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Cambridge, England
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were on a road trip down to Sydney so this was a stopover for us as we passed though. It's an old style motel with spacious rooms - ours had two double beds with a kitchenette and seating area. All the rooms are in a row with a long deck running the length outside. The hotel grounds are well...

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Newmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After we booked into this delightful small motel overlooking the bay at Caldwell we walked along the attractive sea path into the village centre where we sat on the balcony of the only pub, drinking ice cold beer and cider. It was a restful and relaxing way to spend an afternoon whilst listening to the locals swearing and gambling ....

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We stayed here for only one night but would definitely consider staying a little longer next time! The owners, Janet and Steve are SO lovely and the rooms are really cosy. They're small but perfectly appointed and the bathroom was the cleanest I saw the whole trip. The location is great- right next to the beach (although no swimming- crocodiles)....

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Reviewed 5 January 2017

We stayed at the Cardwell Beachfront Motel for 2 nights just after xmas. It wasn't enough! Beautiful location just on the beach with great views. Room and bathroom recently refurbished. Bed was comfortable; beautiful veranda with two arm chairs per room looking out at the sea. Amenities provided in the bedroom included a ceiling fan, air con, toaster and kettle...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 23 December 2016

The room was tiny, a bit like a dormitory, it smelt the air conditioner was old and extremely noisy, there was no chair in the room only 2 wooden stools and the TV is on top of a cupboard touching the ceiling, what a shocker! I stayed the night before in a delightful property in Mission Beach which was far...

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CardwellBeachMotel, Owner at Cardwell Beachfront Motel, responded to this review

After 4 years of owning and managing the Cardwell Beachfront Motel, yours is our first negative review on TripAdvisor (167 reviews). While we are obviously disappointed that you did not enjoy your experience, you have raised some valid points, and others need addressing. Yes, our motel rooms are small. Guests comment that they are ideal for an overnight stop, and...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Really enjoyed our overnight stay here...had Room 6 which was perfection, having a private balcony overlooking the ocean. The owners were away overseas but we still had wonderful hospitality. The best place to stay in Cardwell without a doubt!

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Thank diandmalcolm
Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Stayed there for two nights on returning from holidays up north. What a beautiful spot will ocean views and even watch Dugongs feeding on the sea grass from our verandah. The rooms were spotless and maintained like new condition. The owners Steve and Janet were ever so friendly and helpful. Even with renovations happening down stairs Steve and Janet were...

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Thank lindsaymoore6
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay and many thanks to Steve & Janet for you wonderful hospitality 😀 I recommend Cardwell Beachfront Motel to everyone who wants fantastic acomodation and wonderful friendly and helpful couple 😀

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Thank Nadine B
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Nice motel run by a fun Kiwi couple Steve and Janet. Very warm, friendly welcome. The rooms were spotless, bright and easy by far the cleanest rooms we have stayed in. Their hospitality was faultless (and very funny). They even loaned us their pushbikes to ride along the promenade. Highly recommend.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We spent 8 nights here and wished we could have stayed longer. Steve and Janet are wonderful hosts and can't do enough for their guests. The rooms were well equipped, clean and comfortable. The ocean views are stunning, particularly from room 6. Would recommend this to anyone thinking of staying in Cardwell.

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Amenities

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

Additional Information about Cardwell Beachfront Motel

Address: 1 Scott St, Cardwell, Queensland 4849, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Cardwell
Price Range: $83 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Room 6 for private balcony with ocean views”
 of 5 bubbles diandmalcolm, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 for sea views from private balcony”
 of 5 bubbles 471margaretr, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“As for a room that faces Hinchinbrook island.”
 of 5 bubbles emeraldcitydiver, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Any room would be great to be honest”
 of 5 bubbles 891aaronm, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Both north & south offer great views but Hinchinbroom Island can be seen from south facing verandah.”
 of 5 bubbles LynandJodie, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
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