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Grand Central Motel

6 Helen Street, Mount Gambier, South Australia 5290, Australia
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Ranked #6 of 18 hotels in Mount Gambier
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michaelwce Perth, Australia
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in June through Booking.com - relatively small rooms with basic facilities but OK for 1 night. Biggest issue was the noise caused by the closeness of the parking to the rooms - we heard everything from people coming back late to people leaving at 5am where we felt like we were out there packing the car ourselves! Also the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Jenny, the owner, was very friendly and helpful, giving us fresh milk for tea and coffee and good recommendations for dinner and sightseeing. Excellent scrambled eggs and bacon breakfast. The motel is centrally located in Mount Gambier. We had a compact, older style room but very clean and adequate for what we required. Good value.

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KL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Checked in with my friend as a stopover on our way to Adelaide. Nice basic place to stay over night. The owner, Jenny, was very nice and friendly. Gave us a small carton of fresh milk for our coffee. Walking distance to eateries and the craters (i.e. blue lake).

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Camperdown Vic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

I have stayed at the Grand Central for a couple of weeks now and it is a great spot to stay, right in the centre of the Mount. Yes, while the motel is aged and the rooms are small, but the beds are really good and the shower is spacious with lots of water. Pros. Very affordable tariff. Clean rooms... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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17 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

This motel is centrally located in the CBD of Mount Gambier. It's close to the main highway to Port Macdonnell where we were scuba diving with friends. I found the motel on an internet booking site but booked directly with the owner, Jennifer. Our phone call was answered and we were told that we would be called back shortly. Jennifer... More

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Townville, South Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

The motel is located in town which is a good location. We could walk to the cave garden. The motel is old and worn. The staff just functional and not very helpful. The room was basic, but worn. Don't think I would stay here again.

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Wokingham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Centrally located motel. Rooms were adequate for what we required, and were clean and tidy. Everything worked as it should, and reasonably priced. Plenty of shops, restaurants etc close by, abd ideally situated for visiting the Blue Lake.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Mount Gambier - What a lovely place to visit. The Grand Central Motel was clean, good value for money and a great location. Shopping, resturants and cafes all in walking distance. The staff were very helpful which topped our stay off.

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Geelong, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Stayed here 2 weeks ago( Nov 2013) and it was a very pleasant motel for the price we paid. It had all the things a traveller wants , the cooked breakfast was first class and I would definitely stay again if going through Mt Gambier. When travelling you spend most time site seeing therefore I don't need an expensive room... More

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Goolwa, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

This room was booked by friends in the Mount & I wish to express my disappointment in this motel as we paid $95 a night & the beds were hard, rooms were very small, basic & had cheap furnishings & fittings. Wi-Fi & breakfast was an extra charge & there was a not so nice smell coming from the shower... More

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Address: 6 Helen Street, Mount Gambier, South Australia 5290, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Mount Gambier
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