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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Superb motel with all the amenities and facilities required including a very good continental breakfast already in the room when we arrived. Lovely airy room with big sliding door to outside sitting area and there was also a BBQ for communal use, very smart and clean. The owner Cate is friendly, helpful and efficient, nothing was too much trouble and...

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CateCooper, Owner at A Must at Coonawarra, responded to this review

Thanks Johnebooth for your lovely comments. It's a pleasure to be able to make your stay in the Coonawarra so comfortable. Kind regards, Cate

Brisbane
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After many hours travelling with a toddler, we arrived, were warmly welcomed by Cate who provided a swift check-in and we found our room to be perfectly clean, spacious and very kid-friendly. A good selection of provisions for breakfast and a spa bath were also very appealing. Shortly after arriving we headed out for a short stroll to the relaxed...

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CateCooper, Owner at A Must at Coonawarra, responded to this review

Thanks so much PearlOfTheSea, so glad it was as hassle free as it can be travelling with a toddler could be! I appreciate the time invested in writing this review for the benefit of other travelers with children. Kind regards, Cate

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing apartments! So comfortable and spacious. Priced amazingly well! I booked through an online agent however when I needed to change dates I called must and they were happy to make the changes for me and discuss with the online agent. Parking spaces are huge! In room breakfast was lovely and so well themed with the region. Staff were so...

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CateCooper, Owner at A Must at Coonawarra, responded to this review

Gee, Mcae11, that is a fabulous review. Thank you for those comments, it was a pleasure to accommodate your change requests. Kind regards, Cate

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our overnight stay was great. We are travelling with our small dog Ruby and were thrilled to find great quality dog friendly accommodation. The rooms are very well set up, clean and modern. They have their own gorgeous dog Skippy who is very welcoming and they even offered to babysit Ruby while we went out for dinner but as luck...

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CateCooper, Owner at A Must at Coonawarra, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review Melanie T, so glad we could help you. For travelers with pets reading this review, we only have 2 pet friendly units, so calling ahead for your pet booking is advisable! Kind regards, Cate

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed two nights to attend friends birthday celebration at Hollick winery restaurant. Our apartment was spacious, clean & well equipped. Unit 2 was a luxury spa suite with separate bedroom and full kitchen. Continental breakfast was provided in the apartment. Owner very helpful, quiet location. Worth choosing luxury suite if you like plenty of space. only negative was poor...

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CateCooper, Owner at A Must at Coonawarra, responded to this review

Thanks Longwood37. We really appreciate the feedback, and hopefully with our soon to be installed NBN, our WiFi connectivity problems will be a thing of the past. I'm pleased to know that you would stay with us again next time you are in our area. Kind regards, Cate

Arundel, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Booked online well in advance, following the glowing reviews on Trip Advisor. Had a couple of queries ahead of our actual stay but which were promptly and efficiently handled by owner Cate. Great to meet Cate at check in and which was equally straightforward. We even had the pleasure of meeting Ellie, Cate's pet rescued wombat. Our room was spotlessly...

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CateCooper, Owner at A Must at Coonawarra, responded to this review

Wow, OutnAbout007, thank you for this glowing review! We do try to make your stay as convenient as possible, and I'm so pleased we were able to tick all your boxes. I do hope you'll come back to our beautiful area again! Kind regards, Cate

Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 10 January 2017

While touring the Coonawarra wine region, we spent a night at A MUSt@Coonwarra. The ground floor appartements are spacious, the beds were comfy ( also the sofa bed), and breakfast was provided and included in the price. For dinner we went to Milieu at The Bushmaster's Inn, just 75m down the road. A very relaxing and enjoyable stop over.

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CateCooper, Owner at A Must at Coonawarra, responded to this review

Thank you Eureka0000, for the compliment about our really comfortable new sofa beds! And thanks once again for letting other travellers know that you had a good dinner at the new Tapas and Wine bar that is so close to MUSt@Coonawarra. I'm glad your experience here in the Coonawarra was relaxing and enjoyable! Kind regards, Cate

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Excellent facilities, everything first rate with modern appliances, TV and sound system. Plenty of space, very comfortable beds, clean and spacious bathroom. The host was very welcoming, nothing was too much trouble.

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CateCooper, Owner at A Must at Coonawarra, responded to this review

Thank you YanandFran for this top class recommendation! I'm glad I could help you during your stay with us, and hope you'll visit again. Kind regards, Cate

reading, berkshire,uk
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Travelling the Great Ocean Road, we decided to come inland to speed our final day to Adelaide. So glad we stayed at A Must at Coonawarra. A minor mix up at check in was quickly resolved and we found ourselves in clean, spacious, functional rooms, ideal for overnight comfort or a longer stay. Cannot fault. I would also recommend the...

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CateCooper, Owner at A Must at Coonawarra, responded to this review

Thank you Berkshirebod, for this review. Good to know you have the same tastes in Coonawarra wine as I do! Safe travels. Kind regards, Cate

Mount Martha, Au
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A fabulous room, large walk in shower, very comfy bed and greeting from reception came with a smile and efficient check in. No need to stay elsewhere in Penola if you want value for money. The experience matched the promise in the advertising.

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CateCooper, Owner at A Must at Coonawarra, responded to this review

Wow! What a fantastic review Lawrie H, thank you. You were awesome guests! Kind regards, Cate

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Award winning luxury accommodation in the world famous Coonawarra wine region, and just walking distance to the award winning restaurants, cafes, galleries and shops of Penola. Self-contained luxury apartments with free WiFi, complimentary breakfast in most apartments, guest BBQ area and DVD library. Off street parking, private decks and native gardens. Well located to explore the Limestone coast attractions of Robe, Beachport, Millicent, Mount Gambier, Narracorte, and its World Heritage caves. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Must at Coonawarra

Address: 126 Church St, Penola, South Australia 5277, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Penola
Price Range: £92 - £122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“All ground level rooms with big glass sliding door at front”
 of 5 bubbles johnebooth, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Apartments in back building are away from the road, but double glazing ensures quietness anyway.”
 of 5 bubbles Longwood37, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are further from the road and should be quieter.”
  • Studio style, with seating area, kitchenette and bed all in the same area.
  • Clean, modern bathroom and a great shower
 of 5 bubbles OutnAbout007, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Request one”
 of 5 bubbles 76lawrieh, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“book a room down the back of the property”
 of 5 bubbles 636maxineb, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
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