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The Lakes Resort

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17 Lake Tce W, Mount Gambier, South Australia 5290 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviewsblue lakegreat views over the citypool and gymclean tidyon site restaurantthe air conditioningcomfortable place to staystandard roombed was very comfortablefamily roomwould stay againmountjetsmicrowavegambiercleanlinesscrockery
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff. Clean room. Great view of the Mount. Easy access with a car. The restaurant was delicious. Close to all the major sites. Great location if working or as a getaway. Can walk to blue lake or into town.

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Reviewed July 22, 2018

Great view from an outted room. However, it was clean and comfortable for our nights accomodation. They could work on their manners though at the reception desk. Just a thought. Spa was nice and warm but jets didn't work properly. They need to spend some...More

Thank Nathanandfamily
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Stayed in the deluxe spa room! Mattress was sooooo comfy, such fluffy pillows and warm quilt! That’s all that matters really! My only criticism was the toilet seat was so cold felt like a slab of granite!

1  Thank Tracy J
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights in a standard room. Comfortable and has everything you need for a relaxing stay. It was hot but the air-conditioning worked well. Quiet, off-road location meant on a cooler night we could sleep with the windows open. Has a pool and gym...More

Thank ColinOz
Reviewed March 20, 2018

A comfy bed and clean room saved the Motel from an poor score. It's not a resort by any means. Our room had a dirty wall, a crack in the shower screen and an unfinished air conditioning surround. Large overpriced restaurant with limited options for...More

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Description
The Lakes Resort is situated on the edge of the Valley Lake Crater with spectacular views over the City from our fully licensed restaurant.It's quiet location away from the busy main highway ensures a good nights sleep ...More Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
40
Price range
$85 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > South Australia > Mount Gambier
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
40
Price range
$85 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > South Australia > Mount Gambier
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Traveler (29)
Room & Suite (23)
Pool & Beach (2)
Dining (1)
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"Executive Spa Suite"
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"pick the larger room"
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"Try to get a room further away from the road as there is some noise."
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"see notes above ...1-11 or so will have a little more road noise"
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