Moondarra Motel is just 5 minutes’ walk from the Johnstone River, and features a 24-hour check-in. It offers air-conditioned rooms with fans. All rooms have a flat-screen TV, WiFi and car parking.

Located in the heart of Innisfail, Motel Moondarra is just 3 minutes’ drive to the Innisfail Golf Club, Race Track, Brothers Leagues Club and the RSL Club. The Botanical Gardens are also just a 3-minute drive away.

A refrigerator, tea and coffee making and ironing facilities are standard in all rooms. Each room has a seating area and a bathroom with a hairdryer.

Continental and cooked breakfasts are available 7 days a week and packed lunches can be arranged upon request.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

Moondarra Motel has been welcoming guests since 24 Apr 2012.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

Free private parking available on-site


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4 reasons to choose Moondarra Motel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
Great location - show map
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Roscoes Piazza
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/bar Bedrock Cafe
    0.1 miles
Natural beauty
  • River Johnstone River
    0.2 miles
  • Mountain Bartle Frere
    6.2 miles
  • Lake Josephine Falls
    6.2 miles
  • Sea/ocean Coral Sea
    6.2 miles
Closest airports
  • Cairns Airport
    48.4 miles
Facilities of Moondarra Motel
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Tour desk
  • Packed lunches
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Laundry
  • 24-hour front desk
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Air conditioning
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Filipino
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Moondarra Motel takes special requests - add in the next step!


12:00 - 20:30


Until 10:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 6 years and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 5 years
Cot upon request
Extra bed upon request
AUD 10 per child, per night
6+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 10 per person, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the room you choose. Please check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card JCB American Express Moondarra Motel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 3.3% charge when you pay with an American Express credit card.

FAQs about Moondarra Motel

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

    • Moondarra Motel is 600 yards from the centre of Innisfail.

    • Room options at Moondarra Motel include:

      • Double
      • Twin/Double
      • Family
      • Single

    • The prices at Moondarra Motel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Check-in at Moondarra Motel is from 12:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

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

      • Car 1h 10min

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