UPDATE: We have made a lot of progress in our attempt to fix the place up in the past two month.

  • Pest exterminator has been on site to eradicate previous pest problems, and sprayed all storage areas, baited traps are in place.
  • Chemicals and salt has been used to lower algae in the pool.
  • 300 sets of new cotton 500 line bed sheets/covers, pillow cases has been bought to replace old bed linen.
  • 100 sets of towels has been replaced with brand new Egyptian cotton towels.
  • New wifi modem / line has been installed for rooms 50-90, faster/coverage free internet speed for guests
  • 5 new 40 inch LCD TV has been bought to replace old damaged TV’s
  • Hired a full time maintenance worker to fix previous existing problems.
  • Bought a portable jump starter, already being used once to help customer to jump start their car in the morning. (Free of charge, just ask the reception for use)
  • Additional training for reception has been implemented.
  • Hired 2 more additional house keepers.


  • Steak grill has been installed
  • New menu has been created
  • New fridge installed
  • A French wine list is being created, awaiting shipment of stock, will be available in Mid August



Welcome to the family friendly accommodation complex in Tennant Creek! Situated in The Barkly Region of the N.T. with a rich history of gold mining. The history of this area remains and is captured at the Battery Hill Mining Center.

The Eldorado Motor Inn has been operated since 1980 which is the biggest motel in the town.

Recently, we have done some extensive renovations to improve the appearance and operation of the Motel. All rooms now feature flat screen TV’s and 6 Star Split System Air Conditioners. A new play area for the kids and even an indoor Fun House enable the parents to keep an eye on the children during their meal. 2016 witnesses 31 newly refurbished rooms with secure parking.

May 25 of this year witnesses the opening of our Dragon King Chinese restaurant where you can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner. We are expecting the opening of steak house in July 15.

In our Cafe/Bar you could grab a cold drink or coffee and enjoy free wireless internet or just a chat.

We can cater for large events and functions in our large restaurant that accommodates 120 people. We also serve Chinese buffet or Australia buffet for groups.

Our rooms include new quiet split system Air conditioners, large LCD TV, Fridge, En-suite and tea/coffee facilities. Rooms range from a Queen size room up to a family room of 5. Whatever your need during your stay in Tennant Creek, you can rely on the staff at the Eldorado Motor Inn.

Please note: Our room prices are not meal inclusive

The Eldorado Motel is situated in the Stuart Hwy at the northern end of Tennant Creek.

The Eldorado has all the facilities that you would expect in most major centers, especially the guest laundry room. With our spacious parking space and alfresco dinning in our licensed restaurant, we are sure that you will be impressed with the atmosphere and service.

Look forward to seeing you in Tennant Creek!

Eldorado Motor Inn.

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