Exclusive Use

The Hillcrest Guest House is Cooktown’s most versatile tropical venue for all events ranging from weddings and other celebratory occasions, to corporate meetings and even high tea. Whether you are hosting an exclusive gathering or wining and dining guests in a more intimate setting, The Hillcrest Guest House can tailor an exclusive package to suit any occasion.
The Hillcrest Guest House offers an experience like no other, with the venue set amongst luscious awe-inspiring gardens, its pure serenity will be sure to sweep you off your feet

Conference Facilities

Conference facilities

The converted bird aviary positioned within the gardens of The Hillcrest provides a private formal arena for meetings and conferences, complete with a large seating area, lectern and whiteboard for presentations. If you have any further signage or infrastructure to compliment your corporate event, we can work with you to find the best positioning of such material.

Tropical weddings

With an intimate dining space, beautiful photo opportunities and spectacular outdoor entertainment areas encased by natural acoustics, The Hillcrest Guest House is the perfect unique location for a secluded wedding ceremony and reception. Get in touch with your personalized requests. We can’t wait to help make your special day extra special!!

Tropical Weddings

High Tea

High tea

The Hillcrest Guest House specializes in high tea for all those special or “just-because” occasions. Whether it’s a birthday, baby shower, hen’s party, Mother’s Day or a girl’s get-together, our large selection of teas, coupled with homemade savoury and sweet treats, offset with beautifully English-sourced high tea crockery, truly make the occasion a distinctive one! Something you and your girlfriends will be talking about long after the occasion…

Offsite catering

Holding a local event and need homemade yummy food to keep your colleagues and guests happy? Then, we’ve got you covered!!
We can cater for any type of event of varying sizes, whether it be breakfast, morning tea, lunch or afternoon tea, we’ve got a variety of different options for you to choose from.

Offsite catering