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    River of Gold Motel

    Hope Street | P.O. Box 392, Cooktown, Cook Shire, Queensland 4895, Australia
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    5 Nov 6 Nov
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good30%
    • Average17%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “the river” (12 reviews)
    “clean rooms” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    5 Nov6 Nov
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    11 - 15 of 68 reviews

    Reviewed 16 November 2015

    This I would recommend lovely rooms pool, and restaurant and room service. The managers could not be more helpful I was very happy staying there and would again. the there is a continental breakfast. or you can pay a bit extra for a hot breakfast,...More

    2  Thank 60helga4
    Reviewed 1 November 2015

    no guide for Foxtel no support from manager to supply one, how can you find acceptable programs if not for yourself but for children as some of the movies were definitely not suitable but you have no way of knowing whats on or when. Providing...More

    1  Thank swincer
    Reviewed 21 October 2015

    I would like to thank all the staff at River of Gold, the restaurant staff and office staff. I think they have the best chef in the region. The food was amazing. The rooms are not resort style rooms but are very clean and comfortable....More

    1  Thank Patricia B
    Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

    Rooms are standard 1990s and usable. I do not believe they are priced correctly ( a bit high in the nightly tariff.) The pool is good. Laundry is $4 a load, drying is free. At night the A/C makes enough noise to wake the dead...More

    Thank Collinpe
    Reviewed 7 September 2015

    I arranged 2 nights accommodation (Bed & Breakfast) for my small group of Cairns locals on tour to Cooktown for the weekend. The rooms were clean and adequate for what we needed although I do think that the rate was a bit high and no...More

    Thank Kathy B
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Queensland >
    • Cook Shire >
    • Cooktown
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & Answers
    ros0101
    17 April 2017|
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    Response from bigj369 |
    Maybe contacting the motel by email or phone will give you an answer. Works for most people.
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    marina293
    13 October 2014|
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    Response from | Property representative |
    Thanks for your enquiry, but, sorry we are not doing lunch this year. The Sovereign Resort Hotel is the place to go for Christmas Lunch. Cheers.
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    Room Tips
    "The self contained family room was great for 2 adults and 2 kids with a double and 2 single beds."
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    "Some rooms have kitchenettes and some don't."
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    "I stayed on ground level and was quite happy next to the pool"
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    "try room close to reception for wi fi signal"
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