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    The Old Mount Gambier Gaol

    Old Goal 25 Margaret St, Mount Gambier, South Australia 5290, Australia
    011 61 8 8166 7259
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This is a basic but excellent 3star accommodation. We checked in bang on 4pm (the window is 4pm-9pm) and James the proprietor greeted us immediately. He is really friendly and his enthusiasm for his gaol is truly infectious! He explained to us a lot of...More

    Thank kolleyflower
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed 3 nights in the private bedroom with attached toilet ensuite (no shower). The room was cosy and clean. There was a shared common room and kitchen with adequate facilities. The shared showers had adequate water pressure and well-maintained heating. The owners (James and...More

    Thank Eric L
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Was met by a super friendly and helpful girl at check-in, very easy to find the Gaol, park and get in. She showed us our friends cell first and then our family room and shared lots of interesting information as we went. Rooms were very...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Spent one night here, the girl on reception was so friendly and helpful. Rooms were super clean with good comfy mattresses. Kitchen/lounge area provided with lovely homely touches.Showers had good pressure and consistent water temp! A great stay for those travelling on a budget.

    Thank Amber B
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    This place was a pretty cool experience for a night but is more like a backpackers lodge than a hotel, it is obviously a jail so small room with a bed but nothing else, small amount of shared toilets and showers, one of each in...More

    Thank Jacob C
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    "We had a family room with two bedrooms, one of which had bunk beds. Fully equipped kitchen, living room and..."
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