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Best Mount Gambier Family Hotels

Fringe Apartments
3.5 out of 5
16A/B Crouch Street North, Mount Gambier, SA
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5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Great Location, Quiet, clean and comfy

"Wow, great spot, was able to walk into town centre which is handy. Clean, double garage was great for loading and unloading luggage as well as my husband had his motorbike that he wanted to lock up.. Shower was huge .. kitchen had so much available you could even bake a cake.. great storage as well. ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan. 2018

Fringe Apartments
MG Delux Apartment
4.5 out of 5
4/19 Davison Street, Mount Gambier, SA
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5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Nice house close to everything in Mt. Gambier

"Excellent place to stay at when visiting Mt. Gambier. We felt like we were at home with all the facilities of an every day home. The outdoor pergola and BBQ finished it off perfectly. We would definitely recommend this place to anyone coming to Mt. Gambier either for work or pleasure. A big thank ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2017

MG Delux Apartment
Blue Lake Holiday Park
4 out of 5
LOT 100 Bay Road, Mount Gambier, SA
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4.5/5Wonderful! (118 reviews)

"The view is amazing and is just few minutes walking to the blue lake. Highly recommended. The only cons is the check out at 10am. As per many other places around, an 11am check out would be more attractive and less rush to leave the site"…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb. 2020

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Apartments on Tolmie
4 out of 5
27A Tolmie Street, Mount Gambier, SA
The price is AU$235 per night from 31 Oct. to 1 Nov.
4.3/5Excellent! (43 reviews)
Good one night stay

"Spacious and clean good experience"…"

Reviewed on 9 Apr. 2019

Apartments on Tolmie
Golden Chain Tower Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
140 Jubilee Highway West, Mount Gambier, SA
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The price is AU$118 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.
4.3/5Excellent! (333 reviews)

"The property was dated but clean. We really appreciated the welcome and kindness of the host."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jan. 2020

Golden Chain Tower Motor Inn
Grand Central Motel
3 out of 5
6 Helen Street, Mount Gambier, SA
The price is AU$110 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.
4.2/5Very Good! (196 reviews)
Friendly and helpful

"The owners are super friendly and helpful"…"

Reviewed on 25 Jun. 2020

Grand Central Motel
Blue Lake Motel
2.5 out of 5
1 Kennedy Avenue, Mount Gambier, SA
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The price is AU$74 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.
4/5Very Good! (397 reviews)
Nice

"Convenient and comfortable"…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

Blue Lake Motel
Southgate Motel
3.5 out of 5
175 Commercial Street East, Mount Gambier, SA
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4/5Very Good! (604 reviews)

"The rooms had just been renovated. We had a bath suite and it was huge"…"

Reviewed on 5 Jul. 2020

Southgate Motel
Presidential Motel
3.5 out of 5
152 Jubilee Hwy West, Mount Gambier, SA
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The price is AU$129 per night from 30 Oct. to 31 Oct.
4/5Very Good! (608 reviews)

"Stayed a night, it was a bed and roof over my head. The bottles of water from the mini bar were cheaper than i expected😉"…"

Reviewed on 24 Jul. 2020

Presidential Motel
Comfort Inn The Lakes
3.5 out of 5
17 Lake Terrace West, Hay Drive, Via Lake Terrace We, Mount Gambier, SA
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The price is AU$135 per night from 1 Nov. to 2 Nov.
3.9/5Very Good! (292 reviews)

"Fantastic location and views from the room and the restaurant. Slightly outdated TV & aircon units but fit for purpose."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2020

Comfort Inn The Lakes
Federal Hotel
3 out of 5
112 Commercial St East, Mount Gambier, SA
The price is AU$65 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.
3.8/5Good! (312 reviews)

"Good rates, two queen size beds, discounted meals, convenience to town and facilities."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar. 2020

Federal Hotel
Red Carpet Motel
3 out of 5
193 Commercial Street East, Mount Gambier, SA
The price is AU$95 per night from 27 Oct. to 28 Oct.
3.7/5Good! (355 reviews)

"Excellent value for money and the staff were fabulous"…"

Reviewed on 28 Jan. 2020

Red Carpet Motel
Country Comfort Mount Gambier
3 out of 5
Jubilee Highway WeSTREET,, Suttontown, South Australia
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3.7/5Good! (198 reviews)
Suitable for an overnight stay

"The bed wasn't very comfortable but the staff were more than helpful. It suited us fine for what we wanted."…"

Reviewed on 18 Feb. 2017

Country Comfort Mount Gambier
Avalon Motel
3 out of 5
93 Gray Street, Mount Gambier, SA
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The price is AU$75 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.
3.7/5Good! (269 reviews)
Happy holidays

"we stayed 4 nights in this little motel and it did the job for us, clean & tidy , bed was a bit uncomfortable (but it was only for 4 nights) so that was ok, the bathroom door needed a new handle,and the front door was sticky, but they were miner little things that we did tell the owners about, but ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov. 2019

Avalon Motel
Motel Mount Gambier
3 out of 5
115 Penola Road, Mount Gambier, SA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$90 per night from 26 Oct. to 27 Oct.
3.7/5Good! (245 reviews)

"Very comfortable and well priced. There are a lot of rooms so it is rare to miss out for ad hoc business needs."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jun. 2020

Motel Mount Gambier
Jubilee Motor Inn
2.5 out of 5
180 Jubilee Highway East, Mount Gambier, SA
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3.5/5Good! (421 reviews)

"Close to tourist sites and main town and easy to access"…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

Jubilee Motor Inn
Megan Court Apartments
3.5 out of 5
2 & 4 Megan Court, Mount Gambier, SA
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Megan Court Apartments
MG Apartment
3.5 out of 5
3/19 Davison Street, Mount Gambier, SA
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Where should we stay in Mount Gambier?

If you've been thinking about a trip with your children, the budget-friendly destination of Mount Gambier is a good choice. The boating, bowling and entertainment are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Fly into Mount Gambier, SA (MGB), which is located 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from the city centre. Mount Gambier has 27 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have plenty of options when you're deciding where to stay.

Holidaying families have positive things to say about this accommodation:

Best Western Southgate Motel: Offers a children's pool, a restaurant and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and breakfast options at this 3.5-star motel.

When should we visit Mount Gambier?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family holiday. Use these tips to plan when to grab the children and head to Mount Gambier.

  • Hottest months: January, February, March and December, with an average temperature of 25°C
  • Coldest months: July, June, August and September, with an average temperature of 5°C
  • Driest months: April, January, December and February, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, July, March and September, with an average rainfall of 2.50 inches

What should we see and do in Mount Gambier?

While you and your family are visiting Mount Gambier, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as Mount Gambier Central and Feast's Classic Car Collection and Memorabilia. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Vansittart Park and Olympic Park.

Mount Gambier is also known for its:
  • Entertainment
  • Parks
  • Volcano
  • Bowling
  • Diving
  • Theatre
  • Boating

Frequently asked questions

What's Mount Gambier like for family-friendly holidays?
The budget-friendly destination of Mount Gambier is a good choice if you’ve been considering a getaway with your children. The boating, bowling and entertainment are just some of the things that make this the perfect spot for family trips. Take to the air and fly into Mount Gambier, SA (MGB), which is located 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from the city centre.
What's the best place to stay for families in Mount Gambier?
Federal Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a free children’s club and a restaurant. Other good options for your family trip include Presidential Motel and Southgate Motel.
How many family-friendly hotels should I expect to find in Mount Gambier?
Expedia has 26 hotels in Mount Gambier that are great for families.
What's the seasonal weather like in Mount Gambier?
The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 17°C, while the coldest months are July and June, with an average of 10°C. Average annual precipitation for Mount Gambier is 636 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Mount Gambier?
Mount Gambier Central and Feast’s Classic Car Collection and Memorabilia are interesting attractions that you and your family may enjoy exploring while you are staying in Mount Gambier. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Grundy Lane Forest Reserve and Laslett Forest Reserve.

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