It will be our pleasure to assist you in having an enjoyable stay while in the nations capital and surrounding districts.

  • Variety of accommodation

    Our spacious grounds provide ease of movement and convenient at-door parking.

    Variety of accommodation
  • Group Bookings

    Our forte is accommodating and catering for schools from all over Australia.

    Group Bookings
  • School Excursions

    We have extensive experience in accommodating the needs of schools.

    School Excursions
  • Enlightened Festival

    Enlightened Festival: March 3-12 View stunning architectural projections that transform the Parliamentary Triangle. Choose some delicious food at the Night Noodle Markets. It's a free, family friendly event.

    Enlightened Festival
  • Folk Festival

    National Folk Festival: April 13-17. Enjoy five days of fabulous entertainment.

    Folk Festival
  • Floriade

    Book soon to ensure you get your choice of accommodation for Floriade: Sept 16 - October 15. Nightfest is a great experience for people of all ages - one not to be missed.



Welcome to the Canberra Carotel; a family owned and operated business established in 1964.

Whether you’re attending an event in Canberra, going on a family holiday, or leading a sporting or school excursion, the Canberra Carotel is an excellent budget accommodation choice.

Situated on an undulating 20 acres of land at the base of Mount Majura, the Canberra Carotel is just seven (7) kilometres north of Canberra’s city centre and in close proximity to many major venues and attractions. Check out What’s On Around Me?

The Canberra Carotel is designed to meet our customers’ high expectations of accessibility, convenience and openness. With Bungalows, Cabins, Villas and Lodges, including 8 recently added cabins and ongoing refurbishments, the Canberra Carotel offers a multitude of accommodation options. We specialise in group bookings and can cater to your every need.

The Canberra Carotel’s onsite facilities and amenities also make it a great spot for group functions such as a start/finish point for a bicycle ride.

Our dedicated and experienced team are eager to assist in making your visit to Canberra as enjoyable as possible, so contact us today!


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Great country atmosphere so close to the city. P & L Levett

This property was fantastic budget accommodation. Great value for a large family stay.  Mumma M

Keep coming back over n over. We have been using the Canberra Carotel for 4 years and will continue to do so.The staff are always friendly and knowledgeable and go out of their way to help when needed. Rooms are always clean and the beds are to die for, I sleep like a baby each time I am there. Cathy Claire.