15 Best Hotels for a Dirty Weekend in Adelaide
Need to get away from it all and hide somewhere devastatingly private and beautiful to spend quality time with your partner? Why not get away in Adelaide. Adelaide still has that ‘Big old country town’ feel to it, much like Perth. It has amazing beaches, and incredible wine! Why not stay for a few nights to take in all that it offers.
Here are our picks for 15 Best Hotels for a Dirty Weekend in Adelaide!
Location: 45 King William Street, Adelaide CBD
The Mayfair Hotel is a luxurious 5-star Historic Hotel that boasts an unmatched location, adjacent to Rundle Mall and a short walk to Adelaide’s Riverbank and entertainment precincts.
The Mayfair preserves magnificent heritage and provides a platform to showcase the very best of South Australian hospitality. The Hotel has 170 beautifully-appointed rooms and suites that are complemented by premium facilities such as 24 hour reception services, business centre, gymnasium, and a complimentary mini bar in each room.
The Hotel offers an on-site gym, a library and valet parking.
Location: North Terrace, Adelaide CBD
The InterContinental is located right in the heart of the Adelaide CBD, and positioned on the banks of the River Torrens.
The Hotel has a beautiful swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna and all rooms have a kitchenette which is very handy if you just want to whip up something quick in your room.
Location: 120 North Terrace, Adelaide CBD
The Playford, a member of the exclusive MGallery by Sofitel Collection (McGallery is my favourite hotel chain – the Como in Melbourne is a great example!), it has boutique-style accommodation offering the perfect blend of old world charm and modern day creature comforts. The hotel exudes a warm Art Nouveau feel with beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites, luxurious amenities and quality services.
The Playford Adelaide offers the very best luxury accommodation in the heart of Adelaide.
The hotel is close to the popular Adelaide shopping and sightseeing areas, and has a sauna and indoor pool.
Adabco Boutique Hotel is one of the most unexpected and charming boutique hotels in Adelaide. Presented within a rare, heritage-listed Venetian Gothic style building it offers a beautiful mix of old-world charm and modern sophistication.
The Adabco Boutique Hotel is nestled amongst the leafy plane trees of Wakefield Street in Adelaide’s east, and just minutes from the city-centre, cultural attractions, shopping and an array of restaurants, bars and cafes.
The Adabco Boutique Hotel building was originally opened as Our Boys’ Institute in 1897, the early forerunner of the YMCA in Adelaide. Lady Victoria Buxton, wife of the former Governor of South Australia, laid the foundation stone in October 1896 and has since had an intrinsic link to the Adabco Boutique Hotel’s historic identity.
Enjoy a culturally-rich and inspiring escape at Crowne Plaza Adelaide with stunning views from the city’s tallest building in design-led rooms. Stay in the East End— Adelaide’s sweet spot— close to Lot Fourteen and Adelaide Botanic Garden with easy access to the casino, Adelaide Convention Centre and Adelaide Oval. Indulge in fresh experiences beginning with check-in at Sky Deck on level 10 that seamlessly lets you segue from business to leisure and back again at this urban haven in the sky.
Location: 150 North Terrace, Adelaide CBD
If you are looking for the most comfortable accommodation Adelaide has to offer then look no further! Stamford Plaza Adelaide hotel offers 335 elegantly furnished, spacious guest rooms and The Stamford Plaza has room types ranging from the Superior Room with a marble bathroom and double vanity to the Parliament Spa Suite with a King bed, comfortable sofa chairs and a private spa. The hotel also has a rooftop pool, a jacuzzi and a sauna – so decadent!
The Stamford Plaza is only 10 minutes from the airport and 20 minutes from Adelaide’s premier beachside suburb, Glenelg.
The hotel is conveniently located opposite the Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide Casino and Parliament House, and within walking distance to Adelaide Oval, the Festival Centre, River Torrens, Adelaide’s historic parklands, cinemas and boutique shopping.
Indulge in the charm, beauty and elegance of this stylish 1850’s tranquil retreat. 19th century architecture with a modern French contemporary design make this lovingly restored bed and breakfast the perfect romantic escape for lovers and wine connoisseurs.
The Vintage is set in a quiet, peaceful part of McLaren Vale with distant views of vineyards. Only 45 minutes from Adelaide and a minute’s drive into the heart of the township, where you will experience McLaren Vale’s famous hospitality. McLaren Vale is a unique destination offering award winning restaurants, wineries, art trails and galleries, history and much more.
The Vintage is the perfect getaway to begin your wine country experience. Wood fires, soft robes, luxury linen, glorious wrought iron four poster beds, free wifi, Nespresso coffee machines and a complimentary bottle of premium local wine on arrival are all complemented by the heritage and luxury of the property.
Enjoy the very best of luxury beach side living at Port Elliot Villa, a modern four bedroom holiday rental that offers breath-taking views and a stunning location. Boasting spacious and light filled living areas and floor to ceiling windows with views over the ocean, this idyllic home is perfect for a fun filled family holiday.
The spacious open plan living area offers a comfortable and relaxed living style that is well suited to both entertaining and family down-time. A stylish lounge with brilliant beach views offers a comfy space to settle down with a good book, or to relax in the evenings with a glass of wine and a movie in the warmth of the cosy gas fireplace. Alternatively, enjoy a nightcap on the adjoining outdoor balcony whilst taking in the fresh, sea breeze.
Our brand new private villas are the ultimate convenience and luxury for overnight accommodation in Stirling in the Adelaide Hills. All our villas guarantee to evoke the senses, inspire the creative and deliver a top ranking award winning experience. Which one will you choose?Our award winning accommodation is situated in picturesque Stirling, Adelaide Hills. There are 3 villas to choose from offering Bed and Breakfast rates and various gourmet retreat packages. From a one night stay to long term stays, there is an abundance of things to do in the area including some 50 cellar doors in this Adelaide Hills Wine region.
A recipient of many awards, Thorngrove is a unique Small Luxury Hotels of the World property since 1995. It is one of the world’s outstanding, romantic and artistic boutique hotels; displaying unique, creative and inspired architecture, captivating style and contemporary influence. It is a fusion of architecture, boutique accommodation and the decorative arts.
Individually located and uniquely private accommodation catering for personal selection, with privately sited dedicated entries. Each room is individually designed and unique.
Inspired timeless, idiosyncratic design with a sense of wonder.
Exquisitely crafted, creative surroundings provide engaging experiences for the soul and spirit; providing a journey beyond the destination.
Create memories that last a lifetime when you have your wedding photographs taken at the romantic Thorngrove Manor. The beautiful surroundings of Thorngrove combined with the excitement of your wedding day and the delight of your bridal party, ensure your photographs will capture a magical moment in time. Site fees apply for non-resident guests.
Commanding stunning ocean, farm-scape and native bushland views, Stowaway Kangaroo Island is a shining example of effortless indulgence.
Offering the luxurious facilities expected of a world class boutique hotel, in a relaxed, uniquely Australian setting, Stowaway is the ultimate couples retreat. Think hot tub, sauna and a big bath, all yours in total seclusion.
The two purpose built standalone Stowaways exist in utter isolation; enjoy total privacy, aside from the abundance of native Australian wildlife on your doorstep.
Inside, the Stowaways feature natural hues and contemporary finishes. A stone feature wall housing a double-sided wood burning fireplace separates the bedroom and living areas, a cantilevered window seat frames the spectacular vistas and oak timber flooring flows throughout.
Outside, soak up the epic landscape from your private timber deck, experience a classic Australian BBQ under a glittering canopy of stars and rejuvenate in the al fresco hot tub.
Location: 16 Hindmarsh Square, Adelaide CBD
The Pullman Adelaide is only a short stroll from Adelaide’s main shopping area, Rundle Mall and the hotel is also walking distance from the Adelaide Casino and the Adelaide Oval.
The Pullman Adelaide has 308 rooms and suites offer a fresh, open layout and all-round connectivity; ready to welcome modern-day adventurers and nomads, travelling for business or pleasure.
The Manor Basket Range is an historic estate built in 1935, nestled away in the picturesque Adelaide Hills. This unique and eclectic event venue has benefited from a multi-million dollar refurbishment to create a new country estate, where reclaimed timbers and a neutral colour palate celebrate all that is excellent about the natural beauty of Basket Range. The Manor oozes a rustic, yet refined charm. Crafted of Basket Range Stone, this enchanting castle is unparalleled in South Australia.
The Manor Basket Range, formerly known as Camelot Castle is one of the most unique wedding venues in The Adelaide Hills and encompasses multiple indoor and outdoor event spaces that can cater for a variety of bespoke events, from large sit-down wedding receptions to outdoor cocktail parties in the gardens, to intimate private dining experiences in our parlour room.
A modest chapel amongst beautiful gardens is available for ceremonies, whilst luxurious dressing & relaxation spaces are available for event organisers and/or brides and grooms to relax and prepare. Onsite hair, beauty and spa treatments can be arranged to ensure that every requirement can be catered for.
Situated in the fashionable East End of Adelaide, The SOHO is perfectly located for business or pleasure with easy access to the cosmopolitan dining and shopping precinct of Rundle Street and the charming Hutt Street Precinct with it’s historic cottages and leafy streets.
The SOHO features 29 guest rooms, all with complimentary wi-fi, bi-folding opening windows, DVD players, VoIP smart phones & mini bars. Our decadent Spa Suites feature large corner spa baths and our Balcony Room’s and Corner Balcony Room’s offer balconies to relax . A heated roof top pool if the perfect place to relax after a busy day.
Welcome to BANK192, a new Boutique Accommodation option for your stay in Adelaide.
BANK192 is a heritage listed former National Bank in Hindmarsh which has been transformed into a stunningly modern accommodation setting. Whilst newly renovated with all the modern conveniences available, they are subtly incorporated into the spirit of the original building which still bleeds old-world charm.
Perfectly situated at the gateway to the CBD, BANK192 is surrounded by the best live entertainment and sporting venues that the state has to offer. Complemented by an abundance of restaurants, hotels, cafes, galleries and public transport, all within close proximity. Adelaide International Airport is only a ten minute shuttle away.
Here at BANK192 we offer the option of 24 hour self check-in, providing flexibility for late night arrivals, and last minute accommodation.
We look forward to welcoming you into the comfort of our luxurious and private hotel style accommodation.
Quality private time with your loved one is so good for a relationship…
Go on – getaway today!