Located just 5 minutes’ drive from Blue Lake, Presidential Motel features a sauna and a cocktail bar. Most rooms offer free Wi-Fi and free bicycle hire is available.

All rooms are air conditioned and have a flat-screen TV. Each room has a desk, a mini-bar and tea and coffee making facilities. Some rooms also have a double spa bath.

Presidential Motel is just an 8 minutes’ drive from the iconic Blue Lake. Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park and Glenelg River are both less than 30 minutes’ drive away.

The White House Restaurant offers an extensive à la carte dinner menu featuring fresh seafood and slow-cooked lamb shanks. The bar is the perfect place for a relaxing evening drink.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

Presidential Motel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sept 4, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.4)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose Presidential Motel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
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What's nearby
  • Blue Lake
    2.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Western Tavern Bistro
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Western Tavern
    0.1 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain Mount Gambier
    2.5 miles
  • Lake Blue Lake
    2.5 miles
  • Lake Valley Lake (water skiing)
    2.5 miles
  • Mountain Mount Schank
    13.7 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Port MacDonnell
    17.4 miles
  • River Glenelg River (fishing, skiing, boating)
    21.7 miles
Closest Airports
  • Mount Gambier Airport
    5.1 miles
How to get to Presidential Motel from Mount Gambier Airport
    Taxi
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurant

    Food: Australian, Asian, International, European

    Open for: Dinner

Travel Proud

Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of Presidential Motel
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Activities
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Express check-in/out
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Filipino
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Presidential Motel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

7:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of AUD 150 is required on arrival. That's about 106.47USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
AUD 35 per child, per night
Extra bed by request
AUD 75 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed by request
AUD 75 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Eftpos JCB American Express Presidential Motel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note there is a 1.2% charge when you pay with a credit card.

Please note that there is a 3% charge when you pay with an American Express credit card.

A surcharge of AUD 100 applies for arrivals after check-in hours. All requests for late arrival are subject to confirmation by the property.

Reception opening hours are:
Monday to Saturday 07:30 - 20:30
Sunday 08:30 - 19:30

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Presidential Motel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

A damage deposit of AUD 150 is required on arrival. That's about 106.47USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Presidential Motel

  • The prices at Presidential Motel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Presidential Motel by:

    • Taxi 15min

  • Presidential Motel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Fitness

  • Room options at Presidential Motel include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Twin
    • Studio
    • Family

  • Check-in at Presidential Motel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Presidential Motel is 1.5 miles from the center of Mount Gambier.

  • Guests staying at Presidential Motel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Presidential Motel has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant