The Gums

Home away from home...

The Gums is a fully self-contained stand alone home on the edge of town with a front facing view of the magnificent gumtree's providing a country accommodation experience in the heart of Penola, Penola is a town that has a unique yet rich history. Its central location makes it ideal to explore the Coonawarra Wine region as well as the Historic Penola township. The Limestone Coast region has plenty to offer.

The Gums is a wonderful home away from home. Sleeps up to 9 people. 2 x Queen, 1 x Twin, 1 x Sofa Bed, 1 x trundle. Continental breakfast supplied with flexibility to request full breakfast provisions for an extra fee. Polished floorboards and R/C air add to the comfort of this neat and tidy home. This is a pet friendly accommodation in the enclosed back yard only.

There are two rates available, the standard rate of $155 per couple or the deluxe upgrade rate of $205 per couple. The deluxe upgrade includes generous breakfast provisions for every day of your stay, and a free wine tour.




  • Fully Equipped Kitchen with Continental Breakfast Provisions for first night stay
  • All Linen supplied and Electric Blankets
  • 3 Bedrooms - 2 Queen and 1 Twin Room
  • Bathroom with full size bath and separate shower.
  • TV, DVD, CD player, great range of movies, CDs and Book collection.
  • R/C Air, Laundry
  • Outdoor table and chairs and BBQ
  • Pet friendly accommodation - enclosed back yard only

Standard Breakfast Option

Deluxe Upgrade Option (includes wine tour)

Booking conditions

2 night minimum for Long Weekends, Christmas, New Year and Local Festivals or Events
3 night minimum for Easter. Children welcome and cot/highchair available upon request.
Sorry this is not a Pet Friendly property - No Smoking indoors
Payment: Upon receiving a confirmation email from us you will be required to either pay the full amount if arrival is inside 4 weeks or payment is due 4 weeks prior to arrival. Credit card details are required to secure your booking.
We accept major credit cards, Visa, MasterCard and AMEX (+3% process fee), Direct Deposit or Cheques.