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    Federal Hotel

    112 Commercial St E, Mount Gambier, South Australia 5290, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good41%
    • Average23%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible9%
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    “salad bar” (7 reviews)
    “schnitzel” (13 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Airport Transportation
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 69 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Great bed after a long drive. And well looked after later by sending my property left behind onto me. Appreciated the attention. Staff very friendly and the meal and choices of sauces on the were all top class.

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Room was clean and staff very accommodating, however, we found at least a dozen flies in the room! Not so nice after a long drive. Parking good. Food and service at the nearby Schnitzel House was great - room discount a bonus! The included breakfast...More

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    Response from Gavin R, Manager at Federal HotelResponded yesterday

    Sorry to hear about the flies Jason! We will make a note for our cleaners to be wary of the pests when making up the rooms and do their best to keep doors open for as little time as possible from now on. Your feedback...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We went to this hotel while staying in Mt Gambier. They had shop a docket offer of buy one get one for $5. The meals were a generous size and very tasty. We both had chicken Parma with chips and salad. Very filing.

    Thank Theresa S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was one of the highlight motels of our road trip. Very comfortable rooms with excellent facilities for a family of 3 at a very reasonable price. Also enjoyed the steak special in the pub next door.

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    Thank Melissa S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The room was clean, staff friendly, free breakfast and the place is in a great location. I was a bit worried that it would noisy because there is a pub underneath but the rooms were sound proof. Really good value for money. Don't have any...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$41 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    Room Tips
    "Ground floor room is recommended if you have a car and have to unload and then load a lot."
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    "Don't know, didn't stay there."
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    "Good value budget accommodation"
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    "Do not eat at the restaurant"
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