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Coonawarra Motor Lodge

114 Church Street, Penola, South Australia, Australia
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Penola
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Prosser, Washington
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for just a night--but we all loved it. Rooms are basic (huge)--clean, slightly out-dated in terms of furniture, but everything is clean and in good condition. I had a second story room with a great balcony, those staying on the bottom floor had great access to the lawn. Our group enjoyed a game of bocci ball, various... More

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Victor Harbor, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had an upstairs room with balcony - great for an early autumn night. Everything - great. Room and bathroom a good size. Staff helpfull. Great outside area for kids. Dining at rendezvous Inn which is part - a must. Will be back.

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Mount Gambier, Australia
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94 reviews 94 reviews
32 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We Only stayed the one night at the Coonawarra lodge with no complaints from us. Lady at the front desk was helpful and very friendly. Room was neat and clean and all that we needed - would defiantly stay again when visiting Penola. Try on the upstairs rooms which have better views. If you love red wines then it's a... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice accommodation, bright & clean. Close to wineries & Main Street shopping / restaurants in Penola. Only a 5-10 min walk, or 15-20 min to wineries. Nice Resturant & cheese platter to enjoy with a good bottle of red. Good shower!! & wine glasses available to share the local produce. Light comes throu vanity area & room is very light... More

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Sydney, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

My father I had 3 days wine tasting in the Coonawarra. When we arrived we were to have an upstairs room but because dad has poor mobility it was no trouble for the manager to move bookings and give us a ground floor room. We needed ice one afternoon and it was brought to our room (with a bottle opener... More

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
28 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

The room was large enough, clean, modern, well equipped. The bathroom was ok but I dislike the sink being outside the bathroom area. Penola is gorgeous, lots of interesting buildings, cafés and the Bushmans restaurant was excellent. I thought the owners were a little lacking in customer service, we had to ring them to book in, a nuisance as we... More

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Ballarat, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

we found the Motor Lodge more than adequate for our needs. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. The rooms were a decent size, clean and comfortable. Good position. Walk into town and a quick bike ride to the many wonderful wineries.

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suffolk uk
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13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

This motel has a rather untidy and uninspiring outward appearance, but rooms were modern, clean and comfortable with full amenities. The shower was phenomenal. Staff were welcoming and helpful I am happy to recommend it as a base for exploring this excellent wine region

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coonawarrapl, Owner at Coonawarra Motor Lodge, responded to this review

There's no denying Coonawarra Motor Lodge is a bit different in appearance to most other Motels and suspect that is one of the key reasons we decided to purchase the business a few months ago. One of the best decisions we have made in recent years and really enjoy meeting people from all walks and working with people in the... More

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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here just 1 night, but I can recommend it to everyone. The room was very nice and well maintained, with comfortable beds and a large shower. The management was very friendly and helpful. In a town where there's not much choice, the motor lodge is most definitely a great option.

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coonawarrapl, Owner at Coonawarra Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We enjoy meeting people from all over the world and continue to be amazed at the number of international travelers choosing Penola/Coonawarra as one of their points of interest while in Australia. Our aim is to provide guests with the very best experience within our means and we hope to continue to please. Max and Dianne More

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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Stayed here 2 nights, lovely clean airy rooms, comfortable and well maintained with everything you need for a short stay. The owners were lovely and were happy to provide us with plates, cutlery and utensils so we could make the most of the BBQ in the courtyard and gardens. A very comfortable stay.

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coonawarrapl, Owner at Coonawarra Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments. we have only been here a few months and it certainly feels good to read some positive feedback. hope we can continue to please. Max and Dianne More

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Address: 114 Church Street, Penola, South Australia, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Penola
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Penola
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