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  Cardwell Beach Motel  
  Location: Cardwell  Type: Motel    

The Cardwell Beach Motel offers beach views from the veranda of all rooms and is walking distance to shops, cafes and restaurants and there is a new swimming pool.

The motel fronts both the Bruce Highway and the beachfront, one block north of the Cardwell Information Centre and wharf, with the reception entrance off Scott Street.

The accommodation consists of 6 motel rooms and 6 self-contained units. Each room opens out onto a common verandah with beach views. All rooms have a separate shower and toilet; TV; fridge and air-conditioning.

The motel rooms have a kettle and toaster, while the self-contained units are larger with cooking facilities, with most having an extra single bed.

There is a BBQ, laundry, free wi-fi and a new in-ground swimming pool with views out to the Coral Sea.

Cardwell Beach Motel

Cardwell Beach Motel
  New owner/managers Steve and Janet Arnold purchased the Cardwell Beach Motel in August 2012 - Read their story CLICK  
  Phone: (07) 4066 8776 1 Scott Street
Cardwell 4849
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  Cardwell Beachcomber Motel & Tourist Park  
  Location: Cardwell  Type: Motel & Tourist Park    

Cardwell Beachcomber is a unique resort with both highway and esplanade frontage, offering un-interrupted oceanfront views of Hinchinbrook, Goold and Dunk Island.

A spectacular 2 hour drive from Cairns or Townsville along the ‘Great Green Way’ (Highway 1), Cardwell Beachcomber has motel accommodation as well as 6 acres of powered sites (some drive-thru), grassy camping areas, cabins, ensuite villas, modern amenities block, BBQ, camp kitchen and swimming pool.

The Beachcomber Bar & Grill is an a la carte dining experience open 7 days for your enjoyment.

Stroll along Cardwell's palm fringed beach or just relax and watch the magnificent sunrise.

Cardwell Beachcomber Motel and Tourist Park is proudly a family owned business - created and managed with you in mind.

Cardwell Village Beachcomber Motel & Tourist Park

Tropical islands close offshore
  Phone: (07) 4066 8550
Fax: (07) 4066 8941
43a Marine Parade
Cardwell 4849
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  Cowley Beach Caravan Park  
  Location: Cowley Beach  Type: Caravan Park    

The 'newly refurbished' Cowley Beach Caravan Park is located on absolute beachfront land approximately half-way between Tully and Innisfail. Fish the Barnard Islands and coral reef - only ten minutes in a tinnie. Catch a Cray!!!

Liverpool Creek is where you'll find mangrove jack, barramundi and mud crabs!!! Easily accessible ocean and river boat ramps.

Beachfront camping and powered sites - our camp kitchen is equipped with FREE gas bbq's, fridge etc. Ice/bait/gas refills etc available from our mini-mart - also beautiful home-cooked meals to take-away or enjoy in the Island View Cafe.

Try our fish and chips - fast gaining a reputation as the 'best in the north'!!!

Come and enjoy the peace and quiet and by the way, we're pet-friendly too!

Cowley Beach Van Park

Cowley Beach Van Park
  Phone: (07) 4065 4806
Fax: (07) 4061 8379

2 Bambarook Rd
Cowley Beach 4871

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  Kookaburra Holiday Park  
  Location: Cardwell  Type: Holiday Park    

Kookaburra Holiday Park is situated on 3 acres of lush tropical gardens 800m north from the centre of Cardwell and 250m from the beach.

Rated at 3 and a half Stars (AAA Tourism) we aim to exceed expectations and proudly offer to all our guests a wide range of clean, quality accommodation at an affordable price.

Catering for all budgets, the Kookaburra has all accommodation types, covering camping, backpackers, cabins, motel units and villas. With a sparkling swimming pool, 3 Free undercover BBQ areas, laundry, coin-operated internet kiosks, tennis racquets, hand-lines and golf clubs for hire, you will always find something to do.

Family owned and operated, you can be sure that there will be a friendly face to greet you and to provide assistance with all your needs. Sorry, no pets allowed.

Kookaburra Holiday Park

Kookaburra Holiday Park
  Ph: (07) 4066 2250
Fax: (07) 4066 2270
175 Bruce Highway
Cardwell 4849
Qld. Australia
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  Mudbrick Manor  
  Location: Cardwell  Type: Bed n Breakfast    

Unique accommodation, and function venue at the gateway to the world renowned Hinchinbrook Island and Channel.

Enjoy the tranquility and ambience of this genuine Adobe (mud brick) holiday accommodation and Function Centre, constructed on 2 acres of bushland with a splendid backdrop of untouched mountain ranges. Tastefully decorated with antiques and period furniture creating the timeless enchantment that is the "Manor".

Situated just 2 minutes from Port Hinchinbrook Marina and boat ramp, and just 5 minutes from the town of Cardwell. The 'Manor' makes a great base while exploring the many wonders of the world renowned World Heritage wilderness of Hinchinbrook Island and Channel. This area contains some of the best sportsfishing waters in Australia with anglers from all over the world chasing the much sought after barrumundi and other tropical sportfish.

Mudbrick Manor

Mudbrick Manor
  Ph: (07) 4066 2299
Fax: (07) 4066 2255
Lot 13 Stoney Creek Rd
P.O. Box 320
Cardwell 4849
Qld. Australia
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  Ripples on the Marina  
  Location: Port Hinchinbrook, Cardwell  Type: Apartments    

Ripples on the Marina Port Hinchinbrook offers surprisingly affordable accommodation. All apartments set in tropical surroundings look down the Hinchinbrook Channel and across to the spectacular Hinchinbrook Island.

Ripples is the ideal getaway for families, couples or groups. They reflect a nautical theme which complements the outdoor verandahs and decking, perfect for lazy afternoons enjoying a good book and cold drink.

A pleasant 2 hour drive north of Townsville or south of Cairns to enjoy the relaxed lifestyle this sensational region has to offer. Go boating, fishing, play golf, bush walking, laze around the pool or simply do nothing. Ripples is secluded but centrally located so take a gentle stroll to the facilities Port Hinchinbrook has to offer: waterside dinning, cafe, marina bar, tennis court, gallery, gift shop and boutique.

Ripples on the Marina, Cardwell

Ripples on the Marina, Cardwell
  Ph/Fax: 07 4066 2080 1 Poinciana Blv
Port Hinchinbrook
Cardwell 4849
Qld. Australia
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