Litchfield Motel is situated on the outskirts of Litchfield National Park, in the town of Batchelor, 40 minutes from Darwin City. It offers relaxing accommodation, a cool pool and free Wi-Fi access. Litchfield Motel rooms are air-conditioned and have an ensuite, LCD TV with satellite channels. All rooms also offer a view of the manicured pool and gardens. Stay, explore & enjoy one of the Northern Territory's most exquisite natural wonders.
This castle, in Havlik Park, is a miniature replica of Karlstein Castle, an old gothic castle in Prague. It was built by Bernie Havlik, a Czech immigrant who worked in the local Uranium Mines. At the time, they must have loved it so much is become a symbol of the town. Located on the corner Tarkarri RD and Rum Jungle Road just a minutes’ walk away.
Based in the old nunnery of its day the Batchelor Museum is a wealth of knowledge from WWII; to the Mining era; to farming in the area and the Indigenous people of the land , If history is your thing this place really doesn’t disappoint. Read more
RUM JUNGLE TAVERN
Time to cool off with a nice cold beverage? Have a flutter on the pokies or Keno? Game of pool anyone? Or maybe a spot of lunch? The Rum Jungle Tavern is the place to meet the friendly locals and have a relax in a great beer garden. Counter meal lunches served from 12pm-2.30pm and dinner from 6pm-8.30pm. Karaoke is always a good laugh on a Friday night too – so get out your vocal cords and have a go!
COOMALIE CULTURAL CENTRE
Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education has reopened the Coomalie Cultural Centre with the support of the federally funded Aboriginal Benefits Account. The Centre aims to create a cultural hub for the community and showcases a range of Indigenous art and craft by local artists and Batchelor Institute visual arts students. The Coomalie Cultural Centre is located en route to Litchfield National Park at the corner of Awilla St and Nurndina Rd, Batchelor. Opening hours are Wednesday to Friday 10.00am – 4.00pm, Saturday 9.00am – 3.00pm and Sunday 10.00am – 2.00pm. Read more
BATCHELOR BUTTERFLY FARM
Small and quant, the butterfly farm is the place for the kids to get close with nature. Get the chance to feed the bunnies, get immersed in the Butterfly Avery, where you can get close and personal to the beautifully coloured specimens they have on offer.
If you are lucky enough to be staying on the third Sunday of the month then the Batchelor Oval, just outside the Clinic, hosts a beautiful Market with charm. From 9am – 1pm you will be sure to get a feel for local produce/plants and arts. Why not stop into the Rum Jungle Tavern for a cold one after to cool off.
Looking to experience Litchfield National Park and all its beauty?
Look no further!
Located in Batchelor 'The Gateway to Litchfield National Park' on Rum Jungle Road it is 40mins from Darwin City.
Litchfield Motel is the accommodation you are looking for if you want a clean, cool and comfortable room that caters to all of your travel needs - we have all the facilities you could want.
Central to the wonders of the park's breathtaking and thrilling natural falls and rock pools only a 30-40 minute drive from your resort style motel room.
The Motel offers air-conditioned rooms with ensuits, free wifi and parking.
All rooms overlooking our beautifully landscaped pool and gardens, perfect for relaxing after a big day of exploring.
With a shop, service station, bottleshop, bar and restaruant on site you don't have to prepare too much. We also offer a fantastic conference space and reception area for any work events or special days you might be planning.
Explore the beautiful outback family town of Batchelor that is steeped in history with a local Tavern that offers a great meal, drink and friendly locals.
Breakfast is served. Come down and join us by the pool betweek 7:30am & 9:30am for a chef prepared experience. Veg - Vegetarian, GF - Gluten Free *A surcharge of 15% applies on public holidays.
Bacon & Eggs
Bacon, eggs (your choice of poached or fried), roasted tomato with sourdough toast
Toasted granola, seasonal fruit, yougurt and topped with a drizzle of honey. Just what the doctor ordered.
Banana french toast, fresh banana,scoop of vanilla ice cream and a drizzle of chocolate sauce.
Spanish Baked Eggs
Spicy baked beans topped with baked egg and served with sourdogh toast.
Sumac spiced avacado with a poached egg, crubled feta cheese and served on sourdough toast & topped with crisp peppery rocket. Original w/ Roasted tomato w/ Sauteed mushrooms w/ Bacon w/ Leg Ham w/ Prosciutto Ham w/ extra poached egg
Fresh seasonal fruit, selection of cereals, toast, yogurt, tea, coffee & fresh juice
Napoli sauce w/ proscuitto ham, buffalo mozzarella cheese, fresh tomatos. Topped w/ crisp peppery rocket and balsamic glaze.
Napoli sauce w/ proscuitto ham, mushrooms and artichoke harts and mozzarella cheese.
Got a Sweet Tooth?
We have some scrumptious desserts to finish your meal with. Please have a look at our dessert board or ask one of our friendly staff
Long black; flat white; cappuccino; latte; chai latte; mocha; espresso
Pot of Tea
Earl grey; peppermint; chamomile; green
Extra shot; soy milk; mug.
venue for social occasions
Here at the Litchfield Motel is an outstanding venue for social occasions, we cater to all sizes of events such as smaller dinners, meetings, jubilee celebrations, conferences, gala dinners, premieres and more. The only limit is your imagination.
Get together in our private Beer Garden or create your own setting in one of our more contemporary spaces. Our experienced staff is at hand to assist with everything from project management and event menus to lighting and flower arrangements.
workshops held per year
your park adventure
Places in the Park
Magnetic Termite Mounds ~ Tolmer Falls ~ Florence Falls ~ Wangi Falls ~ Buley Rockhole ~ Tabletop Swamp ~ Magnetic Termite Mounds ~ Walker Creek ~ Greenant Creek ~ Tjaetaba Falls ~ Surprise Creek Falls ~ The Lost City ~ Tjaynera Falls Sandy Creek ~ Blythe Homestead~ Bamboo Creek Tin Mine ~ Rum Jungle Lake
2WD Access Roads
Stuart Highway ~ Darwin to Litchfield Stuart Highway Route ~ Daly River Road ~ Dorat Road ~ Litchfield Park Road ~ Batchelor Road ~ Bevan Road
4WD Access Roads
Tjaynera Falls Sandy Creek and Blythe Homestead ~ 4WD Reynolds River Road Track ~ Greenant Creek ~ Coach Road ~ Crater Lake Road
Wangi Falls ~ Florence Falls ~ Tolmer Falls ~ Buley Rockhole ~ Sandy Creek Falls ~ Rum Jungle Lake Batchelor ~ Robin Falls just outside of Litchfield off Dorat Road ~ Walker Creek
Tracks & Tourist Destinations
Hiking Tracks, Short Walks & Walking Tracks. Magnetic Termite Mounds ~ Cathedral Termite Mounds