Tin Can Bay Motel offers air-conditioned rooms with kitchenette facilities, just 350 feet from the calm waters of Tin Can Bay. Set on 1 acre of landscaped gardens, the motel features an outdoor swimming pool and BBQ area.

Just 1.9 mi from the dolphin feeding that occurs every morning, The Tin Can Bay Motel’s tour desk can arrange dolphin feeding and trips to Fraser Island, Rainbow Beach and whale watching.

Each room has a large flat-screen TV and a kitchenette with refrigerator, microwave, kettle and toaster. Kitchen utensils are also provided. Free car parking is available outside each room, with extra space for boat trailers and camping equipment.

Breakfast is available at Barnacles Cafe and Temptations by the Water, which are a short walk from Tin Can Bay Motel. A variety of restaurants, cafes and shops are in the town center 3 minutes' drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Tin Can Bay Motel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 30, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Free Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose Tin Can Bay Motel

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • Tin Can Bay Marina
    1.2 miles
  • Great Sandy National Park
    6.1 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Rainbow Beach
    5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Hervey Bay Airport
    42.6 miles
  • Sunshine Coast Maroochydore Airport
    47.3 miles
Amenities of Tin Can Bay Motel
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
  • Cycling
  • Fishing Off-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
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
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Tin Can Bay Motel takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 6:00 PM


5:00 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.


The entrance to the property is closed between 10:00 PM and 5:00 AM

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 10 per stay
Extra bed by request
AUD 15 per stay
3+ years
Extra bed by request
AUD 15 per stay

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

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

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

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

The fine print

If you expect to arrive after 18:00, please contact Tin Can Bay Motel using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Please note that this hotel does not provide cots for children. However, guests are welcome to bring their own cots with them.

Please inform Tin Can Bay Motel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Tin Can Bay Motel

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

  • Yes, Tin Can Bay Motel is popular with guests booking family stays.

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

  • Tin Can Bay Motel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Tin Can Bay Motel by:

    • Car 1h 20min

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

  • Tin Can Bay Motel is 0.9 miles from the center of Tin Can Bay.

  • Room options at Tin Can Bay Motel include:

    • Double
    • Family
    • Twin/Double
    • Twin