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Wollongong, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a long drive it was pleasant to be greeted by a friendly face at the reception. The room was tidy, very clean Very homely Bathroom is very large and spotless. Only thing.... Swimming pool wasn't heated nor the spa! A shock to the........system but overall a very enjoyable stay

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Thank BeatleBails
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed my stay here Every thing was kept nice and clean with a decent size room and was not too pricy for the room i stayed in. Location was good next to a supermarket and other food stores. Would defiantly stay here again.

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Thank Lyndon C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stay the room was excellent Close to everything 5 minutes from the umpherston sink hole About 10 mins from the blue lake 10 minutes from engelbrecht mine Great eating walking distance and 5 min drive to woolworths supermarket They also have a heated pool and spa

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Thank Barry S
Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed nearly 4 weeks for work. First in an apartment, then a deluxe room and a "normal" room. All were clean and comfortable. All staff were extremely helpful and nothing was too much trouble. I had no problems with road noise. Wifi was fine. The couple of times I ordered breakfast it was hot and yummy. My sister has... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

In need of a quiet place for a couple of nights Arkana hit the spot. The rooms aren't large, but sufficiently spacious, clean, comfortable and warm. A comfortable sitting chair was a great addition not found in many motel rooms, although that only works if traveling alone. And they cook a great poached egg for breakfast. Wi-fi was so slow... More 

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Thank SAtraveler1958
Blue Mountains, Australia
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

The room at Arkana Motor Inn was lovely and spacious. The layout was different to other rooms we've had in that the sink was outside the bathroom and connected the whole counter to the bar fridge/tea making area. The rest of the room was spacious and very clean. The beds were comfortable and the motel was well insulated so that... More 

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Thank GWHUA
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Very pleasant, help with where to eat, (which was walking distance and great steak) and the next part of our trip. Short trip to town centre, nice quiet location. Price was great for a very comfortable stay,

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Thank John B
Kaniva, Australia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is was a lovely motel to stay at, rooms were very nice, clean and a very good size, it was close to the main street and was nice and quite. Staff were great easy to get on with, especially as we had a early check in and very helpful with info about Mount Gambier. Indoor pool was excellent.

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Thank Katrina H
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely people and very nice accommodation. It was nice to actually stay somewhere with dark curtains, seriously!!! Lovely apartment with everything you need for a short time stay or a long term adventure. Thank you, very happy.

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Thank Shells76
Newcastle, Australia
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Lovely, clean, inexpensive and roomy. Close to hotel where we had a good dinner. Staff were very helpful and gave us some ideas about places of interest to visit. It was our second visit to Mt Gambier and we're very impressed.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At the Melbourne end of Mount Gambier's main street, the Golden Chain Arkana Motor & Terrace Apartments offer comfortable, quality motel and apartment accommodation for a relaxed stay in the Blue Lake City. Catering for all travellers, we have standard single motel rooms through to deluxe 2 bedroom self contained units with spa baths - all at a price to suit your pocket. Take a dip in our indoor heated pool, watch free cable TV in your room or take a short stroll to the South Eastern Bistro for a superb meal. We also offer beautifully cooked or continental breakfasts delivered to your room. The Golden Chain Arkana Motor & Terrace Apartments is your number one choice for accommodation in Mount Gambier. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arkana Motor Inn & Terrace Apartments

Address: 201 Commercial Street East, Mount Gambier, South Australia SA 5290, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Mount Gambier
Price Range: $134 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Arkana Motor Inn & Terrace Apartments 3.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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“Apartment or upstairs room”
 of 5 bubbles bronsimpson, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms more accessible if you have a lot of luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles 694beverlyp, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ask for ground floor if elderly”
 of 5 bubbles whitey306, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs seem to be quiter than downstairs”
 of 5 bubbles mega1959, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“i would definately request one of the front 4 rooms and stay again”
 of 5 bubbles jenpete19, 17 May 2016 | Read review
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