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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a shame that such a well located park is allowed to be so run down. The managers who recently left were fantastic to deal with, unfortunately their hands were tied as far as fixing the many "let go" items. New managers in place have no clue, they have no people skills and appear to have never been in this... More 

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Thank Mgompie
GLGMManagers, Manager at Gateway Lifestyle Benalla, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We’re concerned you didn’t enjoy your stay, you brought up a good point in that certain areas of the park need work done. We agree and have a process in place to upgrade in the future. As for the saw mill and highway being noisy, I wish there was something... More 

Phillip Island, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An extremely wet and windy weekend, it was lovely to find our site clean and dry. We had 5 members of our family staying in various rooms and we were very happy. All Cabins, rooms and camp sites were clean and well looked after. Staff were incredibly helpful and friendly. We will definitely be back.

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Thank Kayleen B
GLGMManagers, Manager at Gateway Lifestyle Benalla, responded to this review

Thankyou Kayleen B for your review. We’re happy you enjoyed your stay with us despite the wet and windy weekend. It was our pleasure having your family visit. More 

Napier, New Zealand
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29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wanting to take a last minute trip to Benalla for the Festival and Open Gardens and finding hardly any accommodation left we booked into Gateway. Whilst the room was clean looking the motel style room wasvery outdated smelled airless,no water bottles in fridge and after we had paid our money we were given a note to say that power would... More 

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1 Thank _dianneoleary
GLGMManagers, Manager at Gateway Lifestyle Benalla, responded to this review

We're so glad you could make it to The Benalla Festival and hope you enjoyed it. We're happy your Motel room was clean, however we agree it's a little outdated. The inconvenience of the power outage was unfortunate, we would have loved for you to have a late check out. Thanks so much for your review. More 

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Perth, Australia
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Stayed in a 3 bedroom villa in June 2016 for 3 nights. Even tho it was freezing cold at night air conditioning kept the villa comfortable and warm for sleeping. Furnishings were adequate and bedding comfortable. This is the second time we have stayed here and each time we were pleasantly surprised. The pancake breakfast (free) supplied by the Park... More 

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Thank Marles65
GatewayLifestyleGLHP, Guest Relations Manager at Gateway Lifestyle Benalla, responded to this review

Dear Marles65 Thank you so much for leaving such a lovely review, we're glad you enjoyed our pancake breakfast and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards The Gateway Lifestyle Holiday Team More 

Melbourne, Australia
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72 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We stayed for two nights recently in the caravan park. Pleasant staff, clean amenities and a lovely camp kitchen. Great pancakes a couple of mornings a week. Quite noisy during the day with the sawmill next door.

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Thank Stratheden
GatewayLifestyleGLHP, Guest Relations Manager at Gateway Lifestyle Benalla, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely comments about our staff and park facilities. We're glad you enjoyed our pancakes and hope to see you again the next time your pass through. Regards The Gateway Lifestyle Holiday Team More 

Ringwood, Victoria, Australia
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219 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I stayed at this park for 2 nights and found it to be quite nice, clean amenities, and very good security with a huge camp kitchen, very friendly staff, and an added bonus (for me) was listening to the trains go past, it was an enjoyable weekend

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Thank Ron T
GatewayLifestyleGLHP, Guest Relations Manager at Gateway Lifestyle Benalla, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your outstanding 5 star review and kind words about our team! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Regards The Gateway Lifestyle Holiday Team More 

Ballarat, Australia
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98 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed here recently for the Winton v8 races. The cabin was ok, we stayed in one of the front spa cabins that face the main road. Booked it mostly for the spa but unfortunately discovered the spa hadn't been cleaned properly and there was still the previous users hair in the spa. Also only one remote to use between the... More 

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Thank AmyKay1988
Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Stayed in villa 9,5 berth for 2 nights on 18th and 19th March. Very clean and tidy,good bathroom,2 bedrooms,main with queen,second room double with single bunk. Kitchen,dining and lounge area very comfortable and couldnt fault this villa.the 2 of us have had an enjoyable time there and will be back. I would like to thank management and staff for a... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Just stayed here this labour day weekend because of a north eastern car show. Was more than happy with the cabin accommodation even though it was one of the older cabins as was politely said to me on the phone before booking. The cabin had everything a person needs with a comfy bed and all clean.The park is clean,pool is... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

We stopped overnight at Benalla en route to Canberra from Melbourne, and were directed to this place by the tourist information centre as it was the only place in town that allowed dogs. We paid $105 for a small cabin situated in a cabin/caravan park that looks very much like Villawood detention centre in the 1950s. It is located out... More 

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gateway Lifestyle Benalla is a popular park located in the picturesque Hume region, of Victoria's scenic High Country, just two hour's drive from Melbourne. Benalla is famous for its Ned Kelly Trail. With easy access to Lake Eildon, ideal for swimming and boating, and also surrounded by parkland, biking and walking tracks. Benalla is known for botanical gardens, rose gardens, Art Galleries, museums, local wineries and nearby Winton Raceway. Benalla is only one hour from ski resorts of Mt Buller. The park is set on flat grassy acres, on the outskirts of town, with an abundance of activities within one hours drive, this is your perfect location to see all Victoria has to offer. Some appealing facilities and features at this well-appointed holiday park include- - Pool - BBQ facilities - Camp kitchen - Function Centre Gateway Lifestyle Holiday Parks are dedicated to providing you with the best holidays possible and wish to advise some locations are undergoing development as we continue to improve our parks. You may experience some noise during your stay, for further details, please contact our friendly park managers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gateway Lifestyle Benalla

Address: 115 Sydney Rd, Benalla, Victoria 3672, Australia
Region: Australia > Victoria > Benalla
Price Range: £49 - £97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gateway Lifestyle Benalla 3*
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“go elsewhere.only other option at this place was caravan park or very close together cabins”
 of 5 bubbles _dianneoleary, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ask for an end cabin at the back of the park”
 of 5 bubbles Lyn9876, 20 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Dont stay in spa cabin, too noisy”
 of 5 bubbles TCandGeeoff, 22 Oct 2014 | Read review
“avoid being alongside the timber sawmill which starts up at 7.00 a.m. daily”
 of 5 bubbles swazibird, 14 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Pay a bit extra and get a much better cabin”
 of 5 bubbles GaryJ377, 15 Jan 2014 | Read review
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