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cooktown-hostel_02Experience Cooktown's world famous history

Cooktown is the gateway to the Heritage Wilderness of the Cape York Peninsula and the Great Barrier Reef; it is one of the most diverse and unspoiled travel destinations in Queensland.

Cooktown was the first true European settlement on Australian soil, founded in 1873 as a port for the Palmer River Gold fields, it has a rich history of European settlement, Aboriginal, cultural and natural historical developments. Every June the town celebrates with a re-enactment of the landing of Captain Cook to repair the Endeavour after striking the reef.

Pam's Place is a natural tropical rainforest environment with friendly hosts. Arrive, unpack, absorb and revitalise your body, mind and soul as you enjoy your holiday, getaway, vacation or special occasion. It is the perfect retreat to getaway and unwind!