Sleepy Lagoon Motel | Tin Can Bay Accommodation

BEACHFRONT Accommodation
Tin Can Bay

Welcome to Sleepy Lagoon Motel

Beachfront Accommodation Tin Can Bay

Sleepy Lagoon Motels offers some of the best beachfront accommodation in Tin Can Bay. We have a variety of rooms available, a number of useful facilities that will make your stay more enjoyable, and our accommodation is just a stone’s throw from the beach.

Why not make Sleepy Lagoon Motel your holiday beachfront accommodation of choice?

Making Your Stay a Memorable One

Jen and Mike Gray, established owners of the Sleepy Lagoon Motel, have travelled extensively throughout the world and locally in Australia. Their experience of various accommodation types around the globe, both simplistic and lavish in nature, has allowed them to apply a great deal of knowledge to their own local accommodation in Tin Can Bay. Drawing on their own experiences, they always try to put themselves in their customers’ shoes to ensure a pleasant and comfortable stay.  

Treating every customer as if they were Sleepy Lagoon Motel’s only one, Jen and Mike try to provide a five-star experience: 

  • Each room at Sleepy Lagoon Motel is kept clean and tidy 
  • Decor and style is updated regularly  
  • The accommodation’s free WiFi facility is updated to ensure ease of access and reasonable internet usage 
  • Each guest is treated individually and have their requests and requirements catered to 
  • Any issues that may arise during a stay at Sleepy Lagoon Motel are addressed as soon as possible  
  • Each visitor and guest receive a warm and friendly welcome 
  • To make the most of their trip, guests can get useful information about the area or nearby activities.
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Self-contained cabin accommodation

Sleepy Lagoon Motel in Tin Can Bay offers 24 air-conditioned cabins, as well as a three-bedroom holiday house. The accommodation boasts modern amenities and facilities to make any discerning guest feel right at home during their stay.

The cabins can accommodate between two and five guests, while the three-bedroom holiday house accommodates up to eight adults and one child. Each accommodation option comes with comfortable beds and a bathroom, as well as linen and bath towels.

Inside the cabin accommodation, guests will find a kitchenette with modern appliances such as a microwave, a kettle, a toaster, and refrigerator, ideal for whipping up a quick meal.

After a long day out and about in Tin Can Bay, guests can sit back and relax while watching a DVD on the flat-screen TV in the spacious living area, or sit outside on the private balcony and enjoy the tranquil surroundings of Sleepy Lagoon Motel.

Other amenities in the self-contained cabins include air conditioning, heating, and free Wi-Fi access.


Three-bedroom holiday accommodation

This fully-refurbished house is located in the centre of Tin Can Bay and provides the perfect opportunity for a weekend getaway with the whole family. This accommodation comes with three bedrooms and two bathrooms and can accommodate up to eight adults and one child.

In the bedrooms, there are two queen-size beds and three single beds, while the bathrooms have showers and amenities. Linen and towels are provided by Sleepy Lagoon Motel.

In the living area, there is a lounge, a kitchen, and a dining room. Here, guests can kick off their shoes after a day exploring the Great Sandy National Park and watch their favourite movie.

When guests get hungry, the fully-equipped kitchen provides modern appliances to make cooking a breeze. There is also a dining table, perfect for sharing a meal with the whole family. Other amenities include air conditioning, heating, and a DVD player.

Outside, there is a deck with an outdoor table and chairs. Here, guests can enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning, or a glass of wine as the sun goes down. This Tin Can Bay accommodation is centrally located—allowing for easy access to most attractions and amenities, including a supermarket and the foreshore, which are a five-minute walk away.

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Beachfront Accommodation Tin Can Bay

Our spacious and welcoming beachfront accommodation in Tin Can Bay boasts a fantastic location and provides a wonderful weekend or week-long getaway experience for you and the whole family. The seaside village of Tin Can Bay is located on the southern end of Fraser Island—a World Heritage site—and is just 90 minutes from the Sunshine Coast. Nestled along the Tin Can Inlet, this sleepy village adjoins the Great Sandy Strait and offers easy access to an array of local and natural attractions near our Sleepy Lagoon Motel.

We know our beachfront accommodation can provide for all your needs during your vacation in Tin Can Bay. To ensure your holiday is as fulfilling as possible, be sure to enjoy the surrounding local activities and attractions that are sure to entertain every member of the family. Read on to find out all that Tin Can Bay has to offer.

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Beachfront Accommodation Tin Can Bay

Tin Can Bay is known for its ecotourism attractions, as well as its abundant wildlife, making it the ultimate draw card for nature enthusiasts. With a laid back atmosphere and tranquil surroundings, this part of Queensland is the ideal escape from the nuances of the big city.

Local attractions in and around Tin Can Bay include The Great Sandy National Park, the upper Noosa River, Rainbow Beach, Cooloola Cove, and three state forests surrounding the village. All of these wonderful attractions are just a few minutes away from your beachfront accommodation in Tin Can Bay.

The nearest airport to your beachfront accommodation in Tin Can Bay is the Maryborough Airport, which is about 55 kilometres away, while the Sunshine Coast Airport is approximately 120 kilometres from the location. Furthermore, Brisbane can be reached in just under three hours, and the Gold Coast is a three-and-a-half-hour drive from the village. This makes Tin Can Bay the ideal location for a weekend escape from the city!


Beachfront Accommodation Tin Can Bay

Guests staying at the Sleepy Lagoon Motel beachfront accommodation in Tin Can Bay can enjoy a powerhouse of outdoor recreation and attractions in and around the seaside village. For the intrepid traveller, there are networks of trails waiting to be explored—some strewn with wildflowers, while others offer bird watching opportunities and sensational coastal views. Queensland is well known for its world-class fishing, so avid anglers staying at our accommodation are encouraged to bring along their gear or book a fishing charter with a reputable company.

For those who love the water, Tin Can Bay offers a wonderful array of activities to suit any traveller. From the Great Sandy Strait with its perfect sailing conditions to the sheltered bays and sandy beaches ideal for on-shore fishing, walking, sunbathing, and simply enjoying the views—there is something for everyone. Other popular activities near the Tin Can Bay beachfront accommodation include horse riding, kayaking around Snapper Creek and Crab Creek, bird watching, and heli-flights.

Dolphin feeding in Tin Can Bay is an amazing experience that is highly recommended by many. Tourists and locals alike flock to Tin Can Bay to check this incredible activity off their bucket list. The dolphin feeding experience takes place at Barnacles Dolphin Centre and provides a magical encounter with these impressive marine mammals. Snapper Creek in Tin Can Bay is home to the Australian humpback dolphin—a river and estuarine dolphin that requires about 20 metres of water to fish. 

For a break from the outdoors, visitors can explore the village, play a round of golf at the country club, visit a spa, or shop for souvenirs to take home. Additionally, there are two bowls clubs, tennis courts, and an outdoor swimming pool in Tin Can Bay.

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In line with the Queensland Government Regulations,

Plus we are still able to supply accommodation for workers and for certain essential situations.

We are taking extra precautions at this time to include extra disinfecting of all surfaces to keep everyone safe.

Please contact us if you are unsure or have any questions regarding our accommodation.

We apologise for any inconvenience.