3.8 out of 5

"Need to fix hot water system in shower room 5. Goes really hot then really cold. " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 27 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

At Federal Hotel you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of Mount Gambier Catholic Parish and Cave Gardens. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, free self parking and a bar/lounge.

Free WiFi, TVs and coffee/tea makers are featured in all 14 rooms.

The bistro, House of Schnitzel, serves local cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a free kids' club and coffee/tea in a common area. There's also the convenience of limited parking.

With a stay at this 3-star Mount Gambier hotel, you'll be 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Blue Lake Reserve.

Economy Twin - Shared Facilities

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$50 per night

Studio Twin Queen

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Family Studio

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Studio Queen & Single

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Federal Hotel ratings based on 140 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.8 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Federal Hotel

Everyone (88) Couples (21) Business (1) Family (32)
5 out of 5

Posted by on 12 Jun. 2019

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4 out of 5
Beds very comfy, heater worked well, hot water in shower only enough for one person and kettle was old and unusable but breakfast boxes was a nice bonus

Posted by on 6 Jun. 2019

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6 Jun. 2019 by Christina

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5 out of 5
Excellent value for money with great friendly service

Posted by on 2 Jun. 2019

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3 Jun. 2019 by Christina

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5 out of 5
It was reasonably priced, in a good location, clean

Posted by on 19 May 2019

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22 May 2019 by Christina Patzel

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4 out of 5
The beds were soooo comfortable and the room was really clean.

Posted by on 5 May 2019

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6 May 2019 by Christina

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4 out of 5
Handy to buses. Good price. Room could do with towel rack and mirror.

Posted by on 12 Apr. 2019

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15 Apr. 2019 by Christina Patzel

Thank you for your review and suggestions we appreciate the feedback.

4 out of 5

Posted by on 9 Apr. 2019

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10 Apr. 2019 by Christina Patzel

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 31 Mar. 2019

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3 Apr. 2019 by Christina Patzel

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5 out of 5
My partner and I had such a great time, it is close to everything and we had the best sleep ever we are actually going to buy the mattress they use.

Posted by on 12 Mar. 2019

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18 Mar. 2019 by Christina Patzel

Thank you for your review! We have had a lot of good feedback about our mattresses we are glad that the customers find them so comfortable :)

4 out of 5
Cleam and comfortable rooms. Easy access and quiet location. Value for your money

Posted by on 3 Mar. 2019

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18 Mar. 2019 by Christina Patzel

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Federal Hotel also features a free kid's club, coffee/tea in common area, and a lift. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Mount Gambier hotel.

  • 14 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Kid's club (free)
  • 1 conference room
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Wedding services available
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Children's club (free)
  • Playground on site
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Mount Gambier, SA (MGB) (12.4 km / 7.7 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Federal Hotel offers 14 forms of accommodation with air conditioning. This Mount Gambier hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Television
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Climate control (air conditioning)

Food & Drink

Federal Hotel has a restaurant on site.

House of Schnitzel – This bistro specialises in local cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-in for this property is available until 11 PM Tuesday-Thursday and until midnight Friday-Saturday. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Guests arriving after 10 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Only service animals are allowed

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 100.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

Hotel Names

  • Federal Hotel Mount Gambier
  • Federal Hotel
  • Federal Mount Gambier