The John Pirie Motor Inn is renowned for its country hospitality and quality accommodation. Built to a traditional Colonial design, the 3.5/4 star (rated by AAA Tourism) property is set in landscaped gardens and is conveniently located on the main road into Port Pirie from Adelaide, in South Australia's first provincial city ‘Port Pirie'.
Port Pirie is South Australia's oldest industrial town, part of the Upper Spencer Gulf Triangle of cities and home to the world's largest lead smelting works. Only a short 2.5 hours from Adelaide, Port Pirie is the gateway to the ‘Great Southern Flinders Ranges'.
Located on the main road off of Highway at the entrance to town, the John Pirie Motor Inn is easily accessible from the main road, just 1.5km from the town centre and minutes from the airport, coach terminal and wharf, as well as the the beach, shops, trotting track, ovals and Australia's largest lead smelter.
Surrounded by manicured gardens and lawns, the John Pirie Motor Inn is ideally located at the base of the spectacular Southern Flinders Ranges and within half an hours drive from Crystal Brook, Gladstone, Laura and Port Germen.
Featuring: 34 ‘ground floor' solid brick units with secure off-street parking (adjacent), the John Pirie Motor Inn offers an extensive range of accommodation -: 3.5 star Standard and 4 star Executive Rooms for the discerning businessperson or 4 star Spa Suites for those wanting a little extra luxury. The luxury Spa Suites are also perfect for wedding nights, special occasions or for a romantic getaway. All rooms and suites include air conditioning, private en-suite bathroom (some with 2 person spa bath) Austar cable TV (7 channels), mini bars for snacks and drinks in your room, hair-dryers, irons and boards, reverse cycle air-conditioning, STD & IDD phones, wireless internet and free secure off-street car-parking. (some with car-port).
Whilst on your stay, you can enjoy sensational modern Australian cuisine in our restaurant. JP's restaurant is Port Pirie's finest a la carte dining experience. The extensive wine list features produce from the Clare Valley and a large range of ales and spirits can be found in the intimate cocktail bar. We pride ourselves on our quality service and ever-changing seasonal menu. Large enough for groups, celebrations and business dinners but small enough for intimate diners. Seafood, steak and poultry are always represented on the menu with a range of fresh daily specials. The restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner 7 days per week for sumptuous Australian influenced cuisine for the local area.
Efficient room service can also be delivered to your door. Further facilities include dry cleaning service, high-speed internet, laundry service, Conference/Meeting room(s), Banquet facilities, massage / beauty centre and FREE car parking, The John Pirie Motor Inn also boasts a sparkling in-ground swimming pool and BBQ area - an ideal place to relax after a long day, to make your stay in Port Pirie extra enjoyable.
Disabled guest facilities
Austar TV (7 Channels)
Swimming Pool (free for house guests)
BBQ lawn area. (Free for house guests)
The Colonial conference room
Direct dial telephone IDD and STD
Guest laundry facilities
Dry cleaning service
Secure off-street car-parking adjacent all rooms (some with carport)
Manager on duty 24 hours per day
Close to public amenities: Football, Soccer, Tennis, Swimming, Motocross, Lawn-bowls
- Bar / Lounge
- Conference/Meeting/Banquet facilities
- Cots Available At Extra Fee
- Direct Internet Access
- Express Check In/Out
- Facilities for disabled guests
- Faxing Facilities
- Free Car Parking
- Free Wifi in all public areas
- Free WIFI throughout
- Guest Laundry
- Interconnecting rooms
- Luggage storage
- Non-smoking rooms/apartments
- Non-smoking throughout
- Outdoor Swimming Pool
- Photocopying services
- Room Service
- Tour Desk