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175 Commercial Street East
Mount Gambier, 5290


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Hotel Overview

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

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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 motel's 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!

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
No pets allowed


Hotel location and the surrounding area

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Sleep Quality

Hotel Amenities


  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Steam room Sauna
  • Conference facilities
  • Banquet facilities
  • Guest laundry
  • Outdoor parking
  • Business center, 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Outdoor pool, heated
  • Printer available
  • Computer rental
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Hot tub, Whirlpool
  • Secretarial services
  • Conference services
  • Dataports
  • Courier
  • Video conferencing
  • Equipment rental
  • Coffee shop
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • Concierge
  • Porterage/bell services
  • Express check in
  • Express check out
  • Late check out
  • Safe deposit box
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Free wireless Internet available in public areas; free in-room wireless Internet access; free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; all guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless Internet access; all guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy machine
  • Wedding services
  • Meeting facilities, meeting room available for up to 120 people
  • Catering
  • Air-conditioning
  • Physically challenged facilities
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
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  • Cable or satellite television CNN® or other 24 hour news station
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • In-room movies Foxtel
  • Dataports
  • DVD player Selection of DVD movies available at front desk for free
  • High-speed Internet access, free Internet wired and wireless
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron, Ironing board
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Air-conditioning
  • AM/FM radio stereo
  • Room service from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Desk/work area
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Speaker phone
  • Two line phone,
  • Mini bar
  • Wake-up calls
  • Sofa bed
  • Spa available
  • Adjoining rooms available
  • Cribs available

Suites: 53

  • Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
  • Bathtub seat available
  • Rails in bathroom available
  • Television amplifier available
  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Closed-caption TV available
  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Safety bar in shower available
  • Walk-in shower available
  • Extra wide doors in bathrooms
  • Lowered vanity areas
  • Access ramps
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Nearby Attractions


  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Umphertson Sinkhole, unique cave
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Lady Nelson Centre, tourist infomation centre
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Blue Lake, world famous lake with natural blue colour
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Engelbrecht Cave, interesting cave under township
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from Timber Mills, tours conducted at timber mills
  • 20.00 kilometer(s) from Port Macdonnell, seaside town great lobster
  • 30.00 kilometer(s) from Princess Margaret Cave, experience the regions best cave
  • 30.00 kilometer(s) from Nelson, riverside township where the Glenelg river meets the sea
  • 50.00 kilometer(s) from Coonawarra Wineries, world famous wine region


  • The Gates Restaurant, on premises, bar/lounge, international, open for: breakfast, dinner, open for breakfast from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. 7 days a week. Open for dinner from 17:30 p.m. to 21:00 p.m. most nights. Please call ahead to make a reservation.


  • 50.00 kilometer(s) from Mother Mary Mackillop School
  • 7.00 kilometer(s) from TAFE College

Nearby Cities

  • 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


  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Caves
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Golf courses
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Blue Lake
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Umpherston Sinkhole


  • 1 kilometer(s) from shopping area


  • 10 kilometer(s) from Mount Gambier Airport
  • 430 kilometer(s) from Melbourne International Airport
  • 436 kilometer(s) from Adelaide Airport
  • 1 kilometer(s) from Bus station
  • 5 block(s) from Mount Gambier