Offering a beachfront location and free Wi-Fi, Cardwell Beachfront Motel is a 10-minute walk from the local 24-hour café and other dining options. It offers an outdoor pool and a shuttle service to the Cardwell Train and Bus Stations.

The air-conditioned rooms are equipped with a fridge, tea/coffee making facilities and TV. Each offers views of the beach and the ocean. All rooms include an private bathroom with a shower.

Guests can enjoy beach and sea views from the communal veranda patio. The property provides free on-site parking for both vehicles and boats. A guest laundry and BBQ facilities are also available.

Beach Motel Cardwell is a 10-minute drive from Port Hinchinbrook and 0.7 mi from Cardwell Country Club. Mission Beach is an hour’s drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Cardwell Beachfront Motel has been welcoming guests since Jan 9, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Free Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose Cardwell Beachfront Motel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • I we book a standard queen room for 3 days do we have a patio with an ocean view thank you
    Standard queen rooms all open onto a common verandah, which runs side on to the beach. The 2 queen rooms at the beach end are tagged 'Oceanview Queen ...
    Answered on November 1, 2020
  • Is there space to park a small tinny on a trailer?
    Yes, we have a large off-street carpark
    Answered on July 14, 2020
  • Hi, do you serve breakfast.
    No, but we are the closest motel to the Cardwell township, and a range of breakfast options.
    Answered on February 11, 2022
  • I see you have a shuttle to the Train , is it possible to get the shuttle from the Train to the hotel also?
    Just call just prior to your arrival in Cardwell, and we can usually pick you up from the train. It is only a 5 minute walk from the motel.
    Answered on July 13, 2021
  • Are you right on the beach front? Thank you
    Yes - we are looking at the beach right now 😊
    Answered on July 19, 2020
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Amenities of Cardwell Beachfront Motel
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Beach
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Fishing Off-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
  • Shuttle service
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Baggage storage
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Fenced pool
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool with view
  • Saltwater pool
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Cardwell Beachfront Motel takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 8:00 PM


7:30 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
AUD 15 per child, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos American Express Cardwell Beachfront Motel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

FAQs about Cardwell Beachfront Motel

  • Yes, Cardwell Beachfront Motel is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Room options at Cardwell Beachfront Motel include:

    • Double
    • Apartment
    • Family

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Cardwell Beachfront Motel by:

    • Car 1h 50min

  • The prices at Cardwell Beachfront Motel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Cardwell Beachfront Motel is 0.7 miles from the center of Cardwell.

  • Check-in at Cardwell Beachfront Motel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Cardwell Beachfront Motel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beachfront
    • Beach
    • Swimming pool