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BEST WESTERN Southgate Motel

4.0 of 5 175 Commercial Street East, Mount Gambier, South Australia 5290, Australia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the keys to a good stay is a friendly greeting at check in -the ever so efficient mechanical cold greeting doesn't cut it for me. This place comes out on tops in this regard. Add to this a well presented lobby ,bar and restaurant and you are on the way. My room was spotless ,the bed comfortable and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot begin to describe how bad our stay was here. The hotel looks really nice, with a good size room, nice pool in the middle etc. and looks to be good for the price offered. This is where it stops. The carpet was dirty filthy and looked okay but when you walked on it, you realized this was just... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff good and very helpful, room average with basic amenities, restaurant had good food, Hotel overall was clean and tidy. happy to stay there again close into town has everything you need with bar and restaurant

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174 reviews 174 reviews
121 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for one night (Friday Jan 16th) to catch up with some mates at the Mt Gambier RSL. The room was huge, away from the highway, clean, with everything a traveller could need. It might be a bit "dated" but work is underway. Very comfortable bed and effective curtains for a good sleep. Friendly helpful staff.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

One night stop over between Adelaide & Melbourne. The reception staff were very friendly & helpful, but the room was very tired & in desperate need of updating. The carpet in the room was very stained & the bathroom was old fashioned. The walls were also very thin so we could hear every conversation & argument from the rooms from... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

So the motel/hotel is a little tired! Maybe hasn't been renovated dive the 1980's!! The carpet in the bedroom was stained all over! Disgusting is the word! Please see pics! And for $180 I'd question staying here again

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78 reviews 78 reviews
10 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We stayed in an executive room for 1 night. The room was huge! The biggest hotel room I've ever had. The bathroom was very spacious with a large shower and large spa bath. Had a king size bed and the lounge area was so spacious. We had a full breakfast in the morning which was delicious. That was included in... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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72 hotel reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Selected as I am a Best Western member, no booking, cold called. Check in was good, the receptionist was efficient, and fast, and helpful with questions I asked. The room was ok, clean, tidy, and with Wi-Fi and cable, but lacked soul. I think the motel has had some renovations in the past few years, but its in need of... More 

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Portland, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Don't Stay here, we had confusion with the room we had booked which wasn't anybody's fault but when we asked about changing our room we were just told it wasn't there problem if we were confused as it was booked via booking.com ( they didn't want to know).. they didn't even have the courtesy to ask us if they had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I stayed for 3 nights and I cannot complain about the service and friendliness. The room always clean. Refreshments topped up. Instead of my asking as has happened in other motels I've stayed at. The gardens are beautiful and the roses were at their best. You don't see that at many motels. Usually it's just concrete and ashfelt. It's only... More 

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Address: 175 Commercial Street East, Mount Gambier, South Australia 5290, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Mount Gambier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Southgate Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Best Western Mount Gambier
Mount Gambier Best Western
Best Western Southgate Hotel

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