We are delighted that you are intending to share the experience of Generations in Jazz and we look forward to welcoming you to Mount Gambier and surrounding districts for the weekend of 3 – 5 May 2019.

The Limestone Coast has a range of accommodation options available that will suit couples, families and single travelers and is the perfect self-drive destination, with accommodation to suit all budgets including motor inns, holiday parks, apartments, hotels and luxury suites.

Accommodation in Mount Gambier and surrounding towns generally books out well in advance of Generations in Jazz each year. For those visiting the region and not part of the Stage Band and Vocal Ensemble Awards but would still like to attend the festival we have listed current accommodation options available within the region.

Please Note: All accommodation for the general public is arranged by the individual and not through Generations in Jazz Inc




“Happy❤️Hart Villa” …. this well located holiday home is clean and cosy with all the basic amenities provided

  • Located in the heart of the town (walking distance to the main street)
  • 2 night minimum
  • 2 bedrooms – sleeps 4
  • Main BR with Queen Bed; second bedroom with two Single Beds
  • Linen, Bedding, Electric Blankets & towels provided
  • 1 Bathroom with separate toilet
  • Large laundry
  • Generous on-site parking for a few vehicles or vehicle and trailer
  • Ducted heating/cooling to living areas and bedrooms
  • $250 per night
  • $50 cleaning & laundry fee (per stay)

See property pics via link:

Contact:   Cathy Gole
Mob. – 0418 401 677
Email –



Bed and Breakfast offering.  Large Bedroom with queen bed in modern, rural family home.   Shared bathroom (lockable). You will be in the guest bedroom of our family home (with us here) but we will give you keys to come and go as you please. Shared access to reading room, lounge and kitchen and happy for you to use our fridge to store snacks or drinks etc.  Happy to set you up with continental breakfast in the morning for you to serve yourself.  BYO groceries and pop them in our fridge.   Would suit quiet couple or single who needs to be close to site.  Driving distance to GIJ site is 4.1km, about 3km “as the crow flies”.  Ample car parking.  We have a cat and dog.  Happy to send you photos.  $200 per night.  $220 with breakfast. Cash or bank transfer only. Ring Sharon on  0428 288471

Unit For Rent
Two Bedroom Unit (2 double beds), 1 Bathroom.
$50.00 per person per night.
Unit 1/5 Queens Court Mount Gambier

For further information contact Rachael 0431798899

NEW LISTING – Downstairs Studio Room
Queen Bed, small en-suite, tea coffee making facilities, microwave, fridge, electric blanket, close proximity to city centre, off street parking and independent entrance.

Breakfast either continental or cooked supplied.
$110.00 per night, and minimum 2 nights stay. Happy to send photos via telephone.

For further information contact Bob & Viv Peters:  0438 239 224

NEW LISTING – Queen Bedroom Available
Shared Bathroom, Kitchen & Lounge Room
Also Listed on AirBnB
$200 per night for two people (additional people $20 per night)For further information contact Rex Clarke 0419 849 389

Self contained Granny Flat .
Sleeps 2 (extra bed on request)
Minutes walk to  Restaurants/Coffee shops/Parks/ Caves.$125 per night for 2 guests.

Contact: Deb Muhovics,

Fully equipped 3 bedroom house in Nelson.
Sleeps 6 people, 2 queen beds and 2 single beds. All linen supplied. $300 per night.
Contact Kerry Ruwoldt for more information on 0409223013 or

NEW LISTING – 3 Bedroom Home

For further information contact Michelle Mann on 0427 988 670

4 bedroom house in a quite cul de sac with views over reserve approx 8 km to the GIJ location the Barn Palais.
$50 per night per person. Minimum 4 people for 2 nights.

Available Friday, Saturday and Sunday night.
4 bedroom house with 2 bathrooms and 3 toilets.
2 queen, 1 king single and a caravan with 2 double beds. Plenty of floor space for swags or portable beds.

Access to all amenities ie: washing machine, clothes dryer and BBQ.
Towels and bed linen provided. Please provide own pillows.

Gas central heating. Unlimited Wi-Fi.

3 Tv’s
Car park space for 4 cars.

Breakfast provided ie: cereal and toast. Tea and coffee provided.

Please contact Kate on 0400 233 516 or email

Entire 2 bedroom house in Mt Gambier
2 queen beds, sleeps 4
Towels and bedding provided
2 night minimum

Comfy lounge room with gas fire


NEW LISTING2 night minimum. 3 bedrooms all with queen beds.

Linen, bedding and towels included.
Located in the middle of Mt Gambier opposite parklands.

$600 per night.

Contact Jenny 0419 231977 or


Entire family sized home with mountain view only 11km from Barn Palais.  Sleeps 8, 2 night minimum, $375 per night.

  • 1 Queen Bed
  • 2 x King Single Beds
  • 4 x fold out/inflatable beds.
  • Towels, bedding etc provided.
  • A caravan with a double bed is also available for extra guests.

The split level home has quite a few steps and lots of glass – probably not suitable for unsupervised young children or mobility impaired.



Private Room available over the Generations in Jazz weekend.
Off Street Parking and centrally located.
$80 per night
For further details contact Phil on 0407 618 929

Private Home in Warren Street Mount Gambier, approximately 10 Km to the Barn Palais:
1 room with a comfortable double bed.
Shared bathroom and living area.
Linen and towels supplied.
Free Wifi available. Breakfast supplied.
My contact phone number is Paula Anesbury, 0439876438.


Entire House ( 6 Persons max) $600 per night

2 Nights Minimum ( can accommodate extra night if required )

Check in Friday 12pm – Check out Sunday 12pm

Linen, Bedding & Towels included, Washing machine, Webber BBQ , Spa Bath, Slow Combustion Wood Fire, Quality features & fixtures

Great Location.

For further information contact:
Grant 0468911289

Less then 5km from the GIJ Site – NEW LISTING
3 bedrooms available to rent: 2 with queen beds 1 with 2 single beds.
Option to rent all 3 rooms or individual rooms if required.
Breakfast will be included if required. $150 per room per night.
21631 Riddoch Highway, Moorak 
For further details contact Cheryl 0407268384.

Woodlea Bush Hideaway – NEW LISTING
Sleeps 6, beautiful farm stay accommodation $485 per night.
Call 04294 280 02 or check out Woodlea Bush Hideaway on Airbnb or Stayz.

Foote Street, Mount Gambier.
2 rooms available to rent, one room with a queen bed, one with a king bed.
All linen and towels provided.
Continental Breakfast Included and access to hot drinks facilities.
$200 per room per night.

Please make all phone enquiries after 3.30pm to Ashleigh on 0432896396.


NEW LISTING –  22 Swallow Drive

Sleeps 5 in a 3 bedroom house (1 queen bed, 1 double bed, 1 single bed)

$250 per night, minimum 2 night stay.

The house has a large comfy couch and optus tv as well as access to all the other essentials needed for a weekend away that a house usually has.

Situated in the south eastern side of Mt Gambier it is a convenient 5 minute drive to GIJ. A local IGA supermarket is also just around the corner.

Please contact Alison on 0405194415

Beggs Farmstay B&B
Lot 172 Princess Hwy

For further details contact:
Melissa – 0427 716 327

Woodlea Bush Hideaway – NEW LISTING

Sleep 6 people in 3 bedrooms with 2 queen beds and 1 double bunk. We also have 2 bathrooms.
We are approximately 15 km from the Barn.

The cost is $485 per night.

About: This unique property is set on 27 acres and the house is set back from the road, so it is very private. It has a view from every window. The back faces a patch of 100 year old remnant Stringy Bark Eucalyptus and has short walking tracks through it. The front has a large pergola with an open fireplace overlooking the property. We often have kangaroos in the yard or very close. We also have resident kookaburras and many other birds that visit. It is a great place to relax and unwind.

For further information of for bookings please contact 0429428002 or follow our link to stayz





3 bedroom home with queen beds and one room with 2 king singles
6 people maximum
For further information contact Prue on 0408239165


Newly refurbished 4 bedroom house (3 x queens, 2 x singles)

One bathroom

Enclosed backyard with BBQ facilities

Walking distance to supermarket and restaurants

Breakfast hamper provided

$230.00 per night

Contact: Jess : 0419 756 328

NEW LISTING –  2 Springs Road, Port Mac
2 beds, 1 bath, 1 x double and 1 x bunks $150 per night
08 87268353

NEW LISTING – 95 Sea Parade Port MacDonnell (NEW LISTING)

This property has 5 queen beds and 1 single bed. 1 bathroom, 2 toilets. It has wood heating and gas.  A BBQ under the rear pergola and wood fire outside under the pergola. There is also a rear sun deck overlooking the beach.  On the sea front close to the skate park and boat ramp. Available for $350 per night minimum of 2 nights.

For further information contact Maree Thompson on

30 Milstead Street
Single or Couple Accommodation
Off Street Parking, Linen Provided
Continental Breakfast Included
$135 per night

For further details contact:
Sheila 0438 089 533

Villa Serenity
7 Kuhl Drive, Racecourse Bay
Sleeps up to 8 people
2 double, 4 single & 2 Bathrooms

$250.00 per night

For further details contact:
0447 211 784

Blackfellows Caves – New Property with Sea Views
8 Jackway Street
Blackfellows Caves

3 bedrooms (2 x queen beds, 1 x double bunk) $200.00 per night (family of 4),  plus $20.00 per night additional guests – Linen included

For further details contact:
0488 583 388

Sea Parade
Port Mac Donnell

For further details contact:
Sue Black – 0427 388 022

2 Queen Rooms, 1 Single – $70pp per night




Oceanique Accommodation – Nene Valley (30 minutes from the Barn)
Accommodation for 8 adults in a fully self contained home overlooking the Southern Ocean.

Two double bedrooms and a queen size bedroom with a share bathroom.
One queen size bedroom with ensuite and sea views. $500 per night for 8 people. Linen and towels provided

For further information contact:
Sue Magarey – 0429 900 730


The Shack on Gerloff Bay (Self-Contained House)
Pelican Point Road, Gerloff Bay
Carpenter Rocks, SA

20 Minutes to Mount Gambier and a 30 minute drive to the Generations in Jazz site.

The Shack is fully self-contained and provides uninterrupted ocean views and direct access to the beach. Originally a much loved family beach house, The Shack can accommodate 5-6 people; Ideal for two couples or a small family.

All Linen and towels provided and Free WIFI, Netflix and Foxtel

For more information please contact Grace on 0408 189 826
Please note 3 night minimum stay


Old Mill Country Retreat (sleeps 14) New Listing (40 minutes from the Barn)

4  Ground floor, non-smoking quiet rooms. Family, Queen, twin and bunk room.

Guest enjoy open plan living with equipped kitchen, 2 lounge areas, office space

2 bathrooms, laundry.

Ample off road, fencing parking for cars / buses.

Continental breakfast included.

All Linen and towels supplied.

Free Wi Fi

Evening meals catered by request.

Book per room or whole complex.

Brochure and photos available.
For more information contact Jackie 0419844543



Penola Parkview – NEW LISTING
59 Church Street, Penola

For further details contact:
0428 866 700


Heywards Royal Oak
31 Church Street

For further details contact:
(08) 8737 2322

Rooms available include 4 Double, 1 Twin, 4 Singles – No Children

Prince of Wales Motel
58 Church Street

For further details contact:
Bronwyn – (08) 8736 2402

Penola Caravan Park
2 South Terrace

For further details contact:
(08) 8737 2381

Davidson Cottage
13 Petticoat Lane

For further details contact:
0488 646 446 

The Vines
60 Portland Street

For further details contact:
Sharon – 0400 373 130

Honeysuckle Rise Cottages
PO Box 27

For further details contact:
Book Online via

Serviced Appartment
Girraween House

10 Helen Street

For further details contact:
(08) 8736 3220

Camawald Coonawarra Cottage
170 Rocky Castle Road

For further details contact:
John – 0448 029 055

Studio Available, 1 Queen Bed, Extra beds available and Home Stay available – 1 Double, 2 Singles

Shurdington Cottage (Sleeps 6)
7 Portland Street

For further details contact:
Robin Weston – 0427 028 652

Sarah’s Cottage
25 Julian Street West

For further details contact:
0400 646 699





Stonewalls Cottage
Entire Property for rent over the GIJ weekend – 7 beds (linen included) – $300 per night /$750 for 3 nights
40 minute drive for GIJ site.
Property includes large bathroom, separate dining room, two living rooms and a kitchen.

All bedding provided and easy parking.

For further details contact:
Sarah Olijnyk
ph:0401 476 755

Evergreen at Millicent B&B
15 North Terrace, Millicent SA

For further details contact:
0455 194 252, email

Single, Double and Family Rooms with En-suite
Sleeps up to 10 (Family/Group Bookings welcome)




Large furnished 3 bedroom house 25 minutes from Mount Gambier

Enclosed yard, pet friendly, Wi-Fi & Netflix
Sleeps 6+ adults
$350 per night

For further details contact:
Jamie – 0407 974 863

Homestead Farm-stay
349 Trihi Road

Set among beautiful redgums on a beef cattle property in Kalangadoo

Bed and breakfast for $150 / couple / night for first night, $100 after that. Suitable for 2 couples. Prefer couples with an interest in vintage cars as well as good music!

For further details contact:
Nick Hunt (08) 8739 3145





3 Railway Terrace

For further details contact:
(08) 8735 8333

Southend Sands Caravan Park

Cnr Eliza & Leake Street
Southend, SA 5280

For further details contact:
Julie – Phone: 08 87356200,  Mobile 0499018566

Situated on the Limestone Coast of South Australia the Southend Sands Caravan Park have a number of accommodation options available for those members of the public visiting the Generations in Jazz Festival. Accommodation options available include self contained ensuite cabins (all linen provided) powered & unpowered camp sites, 2 bunkhouse style dormitories sleeping 22 in each these can be divided into smaller rooms if required. Very reasonable prices.

Anderls Cottage
1 Arthur Street

For further details contact:
Lisa – 0425 762 624

Beachport Escape
9 Ethel Street

For further details contact:
Glenys – 0466 155 848

Elsie Petherick CWA Cottage

For further details contact:
Kath – (08) 87247229

Ark B&B
18 South West Terrace

For further details contact:
Kay – (08) 8735 8560

Surfside Apartments

For further details contact:
Di – (08) 8735 8128

Costa Plenti Southend B&B
Bridges Drive

For further details contact:
Charmaine – 0427 633 619





40 Pinkerton Road, on May 4-6.
5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps up to 9.
0408 810 645,

44 Freeling Street, on May 4-5
3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps up to 5.
0408 810 645,

Naracoorte Hotel/Motel
73 Ormerod Street

For further details contact:
(08) 8762 2400