Our Location

Halfway between Adelaide and Melbourne, MUSt@Coonawarra is designed with couples, groups of friends or business people in mind. You can have your own space as well as share time together by booking adjoining rooms taking advantage of the unique entry system. Our communal BBQ area includes an open fire pit, and we encourage you to gather and entertain yourselves here. We are a short stroll or drive to all the Coonawarra wineries and the best restaurants in the area. Check out our featured restaurants and wine tours here.


MUSt@Coonawarra embraces the following Environmental Sustainability Initiatives | LED lighting | Rainwater to all outlets | Passive Architecture |  Solar heated hot water | Water saver shower heads | Eco-sensitive toiletries | Environmentally sustainable consumable products | Active recycling program | Double glazed windows and doors | Double insulated roof and ceiling | Double brick walls | Allergen free cleaning agents |


All our accommodation options are ground floor with private decks, and are suitable for those with reduced mobility. One Luxury Studio Apartment also has ramp access and can be fitted with a handrail. A guest laundry facility is available 24/7 and photocopying and printing facilities are available at reception. Airport transfers are available by prior arrangement to Mount Gambier Airport.

Peddle at your own pace around the Penola Heritage Trail while learning about the town’s historic past. Or try the Coonawarra Shiraz Ride – your chance to see and taste the famous Coonawarra wine region where some of the best wines in the world are grown. Bike hire from MUSt@Coonawarra is $20 per day. Cellar doors will generally deliver your purchases to MUSt@Coonawarra or will ship them directly to your home. If you prefer to stay here and enjoy a drink or two, many local wines are available for purchase by the bottle, at cellar door prices, in reception.

Must@Coonawarra can help design a one-of-a-kind full or half day wineries tour with Coonawarra Experiences. Talk to us about a luxury package including your accommodation, lunch, and/or dinner.   Click here: Local Restaurant Recommendations to see our favorite local dining options

Two of our units are available for those that prefer to travel with their dogs; our Luxury Spa Suite and Studio #9 are pet-friendly. A $20 one-off charge applies to cover the extra cleaning required before the next guest checks in. Please call to ensure availability.


Our property was built in 2006, and all our apartments have been recently refurbished, including new carpets and custom built furniture. Our team at MUSt@Coonawarra are uncompromising in their commitment to quality, cleanliness, value for money and customer service. We are sure you will thoroughly enjoy your relaxing stay at MUSt@Coonawarra and make many memories as you discover Coonawarra – Australia’s other Red Centre.