Key Amenities, Services & Facilities

Foxtel & Internet

The River of Gold Motel, Cooktown offers Foxtel channels of sports, movies and news FREE to guests. WiFi and Broadband internet are also available FREE to guests.

Annan's Restaurant

Annan's at the The River of Gold Motel is fully licensed, offering patrons excellent dining with a comprehensive menu and wine list.

We have a delicious selection of meals on the internationally acclaimed, Stonegrill, along with a comprehensive a la carte menu. Download a sample of our menu.

Our bar, originally named after the Maytown township that once serviced the Palmer Goldfields, is a great place to relax, enjoy a drink and have a chat.

Annan's Restaurant and bar is open Monday to Saturday and bookings are encouraged to avoid disappointment.

Drinks are available to in-house guests from reception, 7 days.

Breakfast is served in the dining room every day, comprising of a continental buffet and hot breakfasts, cooked to order from our menu.    

Room service is available upon request.

Packed lunches for workers can also be arranged with prior notice.

Function Room

The River of Gold function room is a purpose built seminar/conference room with a seating capacity of up to 50 people.  A white board and projector screen are available for free use along with a comprehensive catering service.

Our other facilities and services include:

  • Salt water tropical pool
  • Self contained units
  • Disabled unit
  • Quiet, central location
  • Off street parking for guests vehicles and trailers
  • Self service laundry