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Warwick, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a delightful dinner here. Good food. Cocktails were good. Unfortunately there weren't enough staff on duty and everything happened very slowly. Plenty of aeroguard was used but there were hardly any insects

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Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

I know; you're probably thinking I've lost it. There's no way this place has the best pool in Australia. I'd argue it.... the size of it is extraordinary and the landscape is just incredible. Coming back from a hot day out means a real experience awaits. Hard to leave it once you're in.. did I mention pool service? Add to...

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Yarraville, Australia
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Loved this small community. Flew in from Cairns on Hinterland Aviation, would like to rate the airline as excellent but is not an option on your site. Flight is about 40 minutes and arrives at tiny airport, as you would expect. Hinterland also allow about 20kgs of luggage making my journey easy. Terminal is excellent and unexpectedly comfortable. On arrival...

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Cairns Region, Australia
Reviewed January 17, 2017

My partner and I shared a "Resort Room" with Queen size bed in a room just off the swimming pool. A very pleasant stay. Good quality fittings and very quiet area. The staff/owners/managers were very nice to deal with. We would stay at this accommodation again.

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Daintree Region, Australia
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

The Sovereign is a beautiful, well appointed resort that we will be using whenever we go to Cooktown. We stayed in a two bedroom apartment (2 children under 6) whilst my parents stayed in a resort room. The staff got us into rooms as close as possible even though we didn't specifically ask which was thoughtful. Both room types were...

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Reviewed January 1, 2017

Was a pleasant surprise, friendly staff nothing was too much trouble, room was very clean & comfortable. Food was good, price was a little high for the quality of food served. Pool was awesome, was feeling like I was in a 5* resort. Thank you for the great stay & service, will be sharing my experience with others and recommending...

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Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a couple of nights in a 2 bedroom apartment. Was very comfortable, clean and well appointed. Pool was beatiful after a long hot day in the Cooktown summer sun. Had a beatiful balcony to sit and watch the world go by. Lovely and quiet place in a central location. Worth a visit.

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Caister-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Beautifully modernised with enticing pool. Cooktown was so hot that it was nice to chill here and had a super dinner- huge steaks and excellent service. Very central for exploring the botanical garden and Cook Museum. Nice pool for a dip first thing

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed November 27, 2016

Cooktown is a fascinating site of Australian history. Now small, it retains much of its character, has most interesting places in town and within driving range. The sovereign resort Hotel is continuous with one of the oldest hotels, albeit much restored/rebuilt after cyclones and fires. It is very comfortable, a great breakfast (best fruit salad ever!) and is central to...

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Moruya, Australia
Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

We thought we had made a booking but a glitch on our behalf meant we arrived to no room....no problem. Friendly front office staff found us a room which was great. 2nd floor overlooking the street. Well appointed but beware that the balcony is wrap around the building so inconsiderate neighbours having coffee and a smoke early in the morning...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Balcony Restaurant
Balcony Restaurant
Cuisines: Australian, Contemporary
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Sovereign Resort Hotel Cooktown

Address: Corner of Charlotte and Green Streets | PO Box 100, Cooktown, Queensland 4895, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Cooktown
Price Range: $118 - $192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sovereign Resort Hotel Cooktown 4*
Number of rooms: 38
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“I am a solo traveller and was happy to have no stairs but had instead a room overlooking the pool and no stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Nola1948, Jan 18, 2017 | Read review
“Any room really would be ok but overlooking the pool is nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 580StefanB, Jan 17, 2017 | Read review
“not sure-mine was ground floor near steps up to pool. It was cool and secluded from the harsh Cooktown sun”
 of 5 bubbles 1950Patrick, Nov 27, 2016 | Read review
“air conditioning is daikin split system very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles r14p1939, Nov 12, 2016 | Read review
“All are well positioned”
 of 5 bubbles 403peteh, Nov 5, 2016 | Read review
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