Enjoy a unique accommodations experience when you stay at The Old Mount Gambier Jail. This unique property is an historic jail, located just a 3-minute drive from the Blue Lake and the main street of Mount Gambier.

There are a range of jail experience accommodations options. You can stay in a cell, accommodate your family in an old warden's office, or enjoy a self-contained cottage.

Guests enjoy complimentary WiFi and a self- guided tour of the jail. There are shared lounges, kitchens and bathrooms.

Pickup from public transport can be arranged. All rooms include heating and bed linen. Most rooms have access to shared facilities, others have private facilities.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

The Old Mount Gambier Gaol has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Nov 28, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Free private parking available at the hotel


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4 reasons to choose The Old Mount Gambier Gaol

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speaks English
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Hotel area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Blue Lake
    1.1 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Metro Cafe/ Bar
    0.7 miles
  • Restaurant Vanilla Bean Restaurant
    0.5 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Lake Blue Lake
    1.2 miles
  • Mountain Centenary Tower
    2.5 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Port MacDonnell
    17.2 miles
  • River Glenelg River
    25.4 miles
Closest Airports
  • Mount Gambier Airport
    6 miles
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Amenities of The Old Mount Gambier Gaol
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Ping-pong
  • Tennis court
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules The Old Mount Gambier Gaol takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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

Check-out

Until 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.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos The Old Mount Gambier Gaol accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that The Old Mount Gambier Jail does not accept payments with American Express credit cards.

Please note that in some rooms towels are not included in the price. You can rent them at the property or bring your own.

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 The Old Mount Gambier Gaol 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.

FAQs about The Old Mount Gambier Gaol

  • The Old Mount Gambier Gaol is 3,100 feet from the center of Mount Gambier.

  • Yes, The Old Mount Gambier Gaol is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Old Mount Gambier Gaol by:

    • Car 15min

  • Room options at The Old Mount Gambier Gaol include:

    • Family
    • Twin
    • Double

  • Check-in at The Old Mount Gambier Gaol is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

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

  • The Old Mount Gambier Gaol offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Ping-pong
    • Tennis court