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    The Old Mount Gambier Gaol

    Old Goal 25 Margaret St, Mount Gambier, South Australia 5290, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good28%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Arkana Motor Inn & Terrace Apartments
    315 reviews
    #1 of 17 hotels in Mount Gambier
     
    Blue Lake Holiday Park
    163 reviews
    #3 of 10 Specialty lodging in Mount Gambier
     
    Golden Chain Tower Motor Inn
    233 reviews
    #3 of 17 hotels in Mount Gambier
     
    Commodore on the Park
    176 reviews
    #4 of 17 hotels in Mount Gambier
     
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    1 - 5 of 145 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Come here for an awesome unique experience! It has history, it has a certain charm, it was a gaol. It is not a 5 star hotel, but it is truly a 5 star experience. Also hosts alot of musicians and bands, big names on the...More

    Thank BenryTheOz
    Reviewed May 21, 2017

    We have stayed here twice now and will come back again! The rooms are clean, the beds are comfy and the grounds are gorgeous. Highly recommend to travellers, families, couples, singles and anyone in between. The owners are absolutely lovely and hospitable and have done...More

    Thank hana b
    Reviewed April 12, 2017

    One of the great things about this place is how the hosts have managed to create different spaces and styles of accommodation within the gaol to suit different travellers needs. We were on a family trip and in the budget style family accommodation (there are...More

    Thank cravingescape
    Reviewed April 5, 2017

    This will be a highlight of any trip through this part of Australia. You get to see behind the scenes, learn about the history of an actual historical gaol, spend the night and take some great photos/selfies. A big plus for me and my partner...More

    Thank justinthebyrner
    Reviewed March 31, 2017

    Great place for a night or two. Rooms are converted gaol cells. We stayed in their double with our own private toilet amenity but most rooms share ammenities including showers in a separate room. Buildings have been tastefully decorated and there is still work in...More

    Thank Steve P
    Arkana Motor Inn & Terrace Apartments
    315 reviews
    #1 of 17 hotels in Mount Gambier
     
    Blue Lake Holiday Park
    163 reviews
    #3 of 10 Specialty lodging in Mount Gambier
     
    Golden Chain Tower Motor Inn
    233 reviews
    #3 of 17 hotels in Mount Gambier
     
    Commodore on the Park
    176 reviews
    #4 of 17 hotels in Mount Gambier
     
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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $50 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • South Australia >
    • Mount Gambier
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    Traveler (112)
    Room & Suite (41)
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    Family and Play Areas (7)
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    Room Tips
    "the twin or double rooms are great, really quiet and very comfortable."
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    "There are different room options from hostel style, private family rooms with shared facilities, self..."
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    "Bring a camera, no external views but plenty of history to capture"
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    "Bring extra towels - prison towels are not particularly adequate."
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