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Hillcrest Guest House Cooktown
Hillcrest Guest House Cooktown
3.0 out of 5.0 130 Hope Street, Cooktown, QLD
4.7/5 (199 reviews)
$76/ night for 2 guests

I liked everything. It's close to town. The proprietor is amenable and helpful. The free breakfast is excellent. Cooktown is a great place ti relax and be warm.

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2019
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Cheap Hotels in Cooktown


Cooktown has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Cook's Landing Tourist Centre, Bicentennial Park, and Cooktown History Centre.


When it comes to affordable lodging choices in Cooktown, you'll find some budget hotels in the area. Book a room for a bargain at this highly-rated option:

Hillcrest Guest House Cooktown - 3-star guesthouse. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall value and helpful staff.


Planning Your Trip to Cooktown


Haven't decided on travel dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can make the most of your time.


  • Hottest months: January, December, November, and February, with an average temperature of 89°F
  • Coldest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 67°F
  • Rainiest months: February, January, March, and April, with an average rainfall of 12.65 inches
  • Driest months: September, October, July, and August, with an average rainfall of 0.93 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Cooktown


You don't have to spend big to get to know Cooktown. You can budget for the local attractions that interest you most, and then fill your itinerary with activities that cost little or nothing at all. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Bicentennial Park and Cooktown Botanic Gardens, or check out the area's cultural spots like James Cook Museum.


Travelers also like Cooktown for its:
  • Gardens
  • Coffee
  • Musicals
  • Cafés

Getting Around Cooktown


The nearest airport is 13.9 mi (22.3 km) from the city center in Cooktown, QLD (CTN). Cooktown may not have many public transit choices so a rental car could be a reasonable alternative to see the area.