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Stay at this comfortable and affordable Mount Gambier motel located near Blue Lake, Crater Lakes and Coonawarra wineries.

Welcome to the family owned and operated BEST WESTERN Southgate Motel in Mount Gambier. Guests staying at this four star motel will be ideally situated for exploring mysterious Blue Lake, an extinct volcanic crater which contains crystal clear water that changes color from somber blue to a brilliant turquoise throughout the year.

The BEST WESTERN Southgate Motel proudly offers standard, deluxe and executive rooms with free cable TV and high-speed Internet access. This Mt. Gambier motels additional amenities include an elegant onsite restaurant and bar and an outdoor heated pool, spa and sauna.

BEST WESTERN Southgate Motel is close to a variety of local activities including shopping, aquifer tours, cave tours, scenic flights and horseback riding.

For excellent accommodations, value for money and a fantastic location in Mount Gambier, make a reservation at this Mount Gambier motel today!

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175 Commercial Street East
Mount Gambier
4 Star Rating


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
14:00:00 | 10:00:00
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175 Commercial Street East
Mount Gambier

What's nearby?


  • 118.00 kilometer(s) from Portland, VIC, Australia

  • 131.00 kilometer(s) from Robe, SA, Australia

  • 436.00 kilometer(s) from Melbourne, VIC, Australia

  • 449.00 kilometer(s) from Adelaide, SA, Australia

  • 50.00 kilometer(s) from Mother Mary Mackillop School

  • 7.00 kilometer(s) from TAFE College

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 157 traveller reviews
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Very average

23/11/2016 Theresa H,

A one night stopover on our coastal tour from Melbourne to Adelaide so not the first Best Western we've stayed in along the way. As stated in previous reviews it is undergoing refurbishment and this d... more


Dated perhaps, but comfortable nonetheless

12/11/2016 BPinOz, Port Macquarie, Australia

The motel's undergoing a major refurbishment, so normal service may not be quite ... normal. Nonetheless, our room (awaiting refurbishment) was clean, comfortable, and provided an excellent shower - ... more



04/11/2016 Sarah9890, Mt gambier

Went there for a fiction and the front receptionist was rude!!!!!! Very rude. People including myself arrived 10-15 minutes early and she was just rude to all of us and it was like she was angry we ar... more



02/11/2016 robin b, Northampton, United Kingdom

only stayed the one night very big room dvd player in the room and a good free selection of dvd,s at the reception the hotel is having a makeover at the moment but we never heard any noise from build... more


Old old old old old

01/11/2016 michelf28, Garstang,UK

Wow retro it wasn't!!!! Dirty no filthy carpet in room. Bathroom smelt like something had taken its last breath in there. I understand the hotel is in the process of being updated so I feel maybe it c... more