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Overview of A Must At Coonawarra

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Minibar, individually decorated, individually furnished
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A Must At Coonawarra

3 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

Explore the area

    Popular LocationParker Coonawarra Estate11 min walk
    Popular LocationMary MacKillop Interpretive Centre14 min walk
    Popular LocationKoonara Wines14 min walk
    AirportMount Gambier, SA (MGB)31 min drive

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Luxury Apartment, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Luxury Studio, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Traditional Cottage

No guest room rating
  • 70 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Bed

About this area


A Must At Coonawarra is located in Penola. Parker Coonawarra Estate and Koonara Wines are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Nangwarry Forest Reserve and Round Waterhole Forest Reserve.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Parker Coonawarra Estate - 11 min walk
  • Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre - 14 min walk
  • Koonara Wines - 14 min walk
  • Patrick of Coonawarra - 1 min drive
  • Hollick Wines - 1 min drive

Getting around

  • Mount Gambier, SA (MGB) - 31 min drive


  • Prince of Wales Hotel Motel - 14 min walk
  • Vintage Cafe - 14 min walk
  • Aussie Takeaway - 14 min walk
  • Pipers of Penola - 15 min walk
  • DeVine - 15 min walk

About this property

A Must At Coonawarra

3-star hotel in Penola with free parking
Along with laundry facilities, this hotel has express check-in and express check-out. Self parking is free. Other amenities include barbecues. All 9 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. Guests can appreciate conveniences such as living rooms and dining areas, and other amenities include microwaves and hobs.
A Must At Coonawarra offers 9 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate living rooms. This Penola hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Microwaves and minibars are provided. Additionally, rooms include free toiletries and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free uncovered self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Self-service breakfast available for a fee daily noon–noon: AUD 11 for adults and AUD 11 for children

Things to do

  • Access to nearby health club

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • No lift (single-level property)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper


  • CD player

Food and drink

  • Dining room
  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Connecting rooms available
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products provided
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laundry detergent
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Window screens

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The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.



Check-in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Friday (8:00 AM - 8:00 PM) and Saturday - Sunday (8:30 AM - 8:00 PM)
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for self-service breakfast: AUD 11 for adults and AUD 11 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve sofa beds
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Must Coonawarra Apartment Penola
Must Coonawarra Apartment
Must Coonawarra Penola
Must Coonawarra
A Must At Coonawarra Hotel
A Must At Coonawarra Penola
A Must At Coonawarra Hotel Penola

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at A Must At Coonawarra and receive a full refund?
Yes, A Must At Coonawarra offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to A Must At Coonawarra cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at A Must At Coonawarra?
As of 12 Apr. 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at A Must At Coonawarra on 20 Apr. 2021 start from AU$219, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is A Must At Coonawarra pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at A Must At Coonawarra?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at A Must At Coonawarra?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at A Must At Coonawarra?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Where is A Must At Coonawarra located?
Situated in Penola, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Parker Coonawarra Estate, Mary MacKillop Interpretive Centre and Koonara Wines. Patrick of Coonawarra and Hollick Wines are also within 1 mile (2 km).

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 20 out of 24 reviews
5 - Excellent 83%
Rating 4 - Good. 4 out of 24 reviews
4 - Good 17%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 24 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 24 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 24 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean, friendly, close to the supermarket and just lovely. Will be back
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Exceptional facilities. On site BBQ, outside seating, large rooms and clean. Close to restaurants. Very pleased
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
A Must is ‘a must’!!!
Our ‘room’ was like a small home away from home. Kitchen/dining (with full size fridge and dishwasher), separate bathroom (with spa), separate toilet, separate bedroom, two TVs. Wonderful outdoor bbq area. A great place to relax with friends.
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
large bathroom, comfortable and within walking distance of Pipers Restaurant.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

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