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Mount GambierAustralia

Delve into Mount Gambier’s caves and waters and discover the gem of South Australia’s Limestone Coast.

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.

Top hotels in Mount Gambier

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Commodore on the Park
Commodore on the Park
4 out of 5
Corner of Jubillee Highway and Penola, Mount Gambier, SA
The price is AU$138 per night

Situated near the airport, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Mount Gambier Catholic Parish and Cave Gardens. Engelbrecht Cave and Vansittart Park are ...

4.1/5Very Good! (462 reviews)

"Easy to park and checkin was seamless, the room seemed a little dated, the chairs at the table in the room were dirty and old"…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

Commodore on the Park
Red Carpet Motel
Red Carpet Motel
3 out of 5
193 Commercial Street East, Mount Gambier, SA
The price is AU$90 per night

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Umpherston Sinkhole, Mount Gambier Catholic Parish and Cave Gardens. Mount Gambier Central and ...

3.7/5Good! (353 reviews)

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

Reviewed on 28 Jan. 2020

Red Carpet Motel
Lakes Resort Mount Gambier
Lakes Resort Mount Gambier
3.5 out of 5
17 Lake Terrace West, Hay Drive, Via Lake Terrace We, Mount Gambier, SA
The price is AU$140 per night

Situated in Mount Gambier, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Olympic Park, Blue Lake Reserve and Mount Gambier Central. Vansittart Park and Mount Gambier ...

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 Slightly outdated TV & aircon units but fit for purpose."…"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

Lakes Resort Mount Gambier

Popular places to visit in Mount Gambier

Umpherston Sinkhole
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Umpherston Sinkhole

4.5/5(152 reviews)

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.

Blue Lake Reserve
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Blue Lake Reserve

4.5/5(176 reviews)

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

Cave Gardens
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Cave Gardens

4.5/5(159 reviews)

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. 

Top activities in Mount Gambier

Freediving and Meditation retreat
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Freediving and Meditation retreat

AU$909
Per adult

Reviews of Mount Gambier

4.3

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3 - Okay 7.560137457044673%
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4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

11 Mar. 2020

Blok Gardens is absolutely amazing.

5/5 - Excellent

Domenic

12 Feb. 2020

Mac’s Hotel have amazing food and good selection of meal. Only 5 minutes from caravan park

4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

27 Jan. 2020

It was a very nice and clean place. Lots to do and lots of great places to eat at.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

23 Jan. 2020

Wish we had more time to see the sites

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

23 Jan. 2020

So many places to see, couldn’t do it all in 2 days. Will definitely be back!

4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

22 Jan. 2020

Wildlife conservation park at Valley Lake well worth visiting. We shared our evening walk with kangaroos, wallabies, turtles, birds and frogs.