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Coonawarra Motor Lodge

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114 Church Street, Penola, South Australia, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manresa, Spain
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94 reviews 94 reviews
24 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The rate quality/price is good. The room is well equipped, it has all you need and it is very big and comfortable. The motel is very well located, near the vineyard of Coonawarra. The owner is very friendly, he recommended us an excellent restaurant in the middle of vineyards.

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Melbourne, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This Motor Lodge provides a very roomy, well furnished, comfortable place to stay iideally located to many of the wineries of Coonawarra and within walking distance to the township of Penola. A plus for my husband and I was that the breakfast was delivered to the room hot and not luke warm. The only negative was that there is no... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

My husband and I enjoyed our stay at the Coonawarra Motor Lodge. It was nothing fancy but had everything you need at a good price. The bed was a little uncomfortable, that would be my only complaint. Good service from staff, and good location. Great to come back to and rest after a long day wine tasting!

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Mt Waverley Vic Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

As my wife was on crutches following hip tendon surgey we requested a ground floor room. This was provided in a very spacious and modern room. The proprietor was most helpful and friendly during our 2 night stay. Room was clean and continental breakfast provided to our room which had a jug and toaster, glasses etc all provided. Nice and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Recently we did a road trip in Victoria and discovered this very clean and comfortable Motor Lodge . It's in Penola on the road to many of the Coonawarra vineyards. We stayed here to do some wine tasting. The room was spacious and modern and the owner very friendly and helpful. It also shared the main building with a very... More 

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We fell upon this motel from info given at the tourist information centre great place to stay clean and has a nice courtyard it was great to open your door and walk to the restuarant friendly staff only to pleased to make our stay great thank you

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Zurich, Switzerland
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63 reviews 63 reviews
52 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Stay: 1 night The room had a queen and a single bed which were comfy. The bathroom was quite modern. Everything was clean. I liked that the air/con was away from the beds so you could keep it running during night. The value for money was very good. I would recommend this hotel and sleep there again if I come... More 

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Torquay, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Just on the edge of town so just a few minutes walk into the centre which has a great choice of places to eat for a small town (I suppose being on the southern edge of the Coonawarra wine region helps!). Everything we needed including WiFi and everyone was very friendly. Great base for heading north for the wines.

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Geraldine, New Zealand
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

Halfway through our six month road trip we stayed here for six nights. Excellent welcome from Brooke on reception and the room turned out to be one of the very best. Although it was on the upper level it was ideal. King sized bed, balcony overlooking grassed BBQ and alfresco dining area and a fantastic cathedral ceiling. Very light and... More 

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Witney, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
26 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

The room was clean, large and nicely decorated and much more up to date than many of the motels we've stayed in. It was well equipped. Lovely garden that you could sit in. Good location. We didn't use the restaurant so I can't comment on that. The owner was very friendly. Lovely comfy bed and a good shower. The only... More 

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