Unlock the treasure chest to see a remarkable volcanic landscape studded with crater lakes. Peer into sapphire-coloured waters and glimmering ponds. Sunken gardens flourish in the dappled light of ancient sinkholes. Get the surrounding region served to you on a plate when you try local delights and farm-fresh produce. With walking trails, campgrounds and pretty vistas, Mount Gambier is a top spot for outdoors adventure.

Known for

Lakes, Entertainment and Natural Parks

Top hotels in Mount Gambier

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Commodore on the Park
4 out of 5
Corner of Jubillee Highway and Penola, Mount Gambier, SA
AU$131
per night
20 Sep. - 21 Sep.
4.1/5Very Good! (388 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Mount Gambier Catholic Parish and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Blue Lake Reserve. Cave Gardens and Engelbrecht ...

4.1/5Very Good! (388 reviews)

"Friendly and comfortable place to stay and great barramundi"…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep. 2019

Commodore on the Park
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Blue Lake Motel
2.5 out of 5
1 Kennedy Avenue, Mount Gambier, SA
AU$83
per night
20 Sep. - 21 Sep.
4/5Very Good! (353 reviews)

Situated in Mount Gambier, this motel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Umpherston Sinkhole and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Blue Lake Reserve. Mount Gambier Catholic Parish and Cave ...

4/5Very Good! (353 reviews)

"Ideal location, and excellent staff. Would stay there again. Denis Kiely."…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep. 2019

Blue Lake Motel
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Federal Hotel
3 out of 5
112 Commercial St East, Mount Gambier, SA
AU$65
per night
21 Sep. - 22 Sep.
3.8/5Good! (286 reviews)

Situated in the suburbs, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Mount Gambier Catholic Parish and Blue Lake Reserve. Cave Gardens and Mount Gambier Central are ...

3.8/5Good! (286 reviews)

"The restaurant on site is excellent. Also, it is well located."…"

Reviewed on 11 Sep. 2019

Federal Hotel

Popular activities in Mount Gambier

Blue Lake Reserve
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Blue Lake Reserve

4.5/5 (109 Ratings)

Walk around the perimeter of this stunning cobalt-colored crater lake and check out viewing platforms overlooking Mount Gambier’s precious water source.

Umpherston Sinkhole
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Umpherston Sinkhole

4.5/5 (94 Ratings)

Surround yourself with greenery in one of Mount Gambier’s most attractive sunken gardens, where you can visit at any time of day for an atmospheric experience.

Cave Gardens
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Cave Gardens

4.5/5 (92 Ratings)

Descend into a sinkhole in the middle of Mount Gambier to witness waterfalls and colorful plants tumbling down the sheer, rocky faces of a stunning cave.