Known as the “city of churches” or “the festival state” by most Australians, Adelaide is the destination for anyone seeking a vibrant array of experiences from the arts, food, and wine. Their annual festivals and events celebrate the contemporary arts, music, theatre, gastronomy, and world-famous wine regions like the Barossa Valley. Be sure to see what’s on to best plan for your trip to make the most of your time. The city’s selection of 5-star hotels is all within close proximity to the hub of restaurants and bars in the Chinatown area, the bustling Adelaide Markets, or the shopping delights of Rundle Mall and arcades.
Balance the city vibes with relaxation by the beach at Glenelg or perhaps a picturesque wine tour with lunch overlooking the stunning vineyards of the Adelaide Hills. Both options are only within a 15 minutes’ drive from the city centre. For your nightlife needs, your hotel’s concierge will have a recommended list of the best speakeasy bars in secret laneways such as Leigh Street and award-winning restaurants. A local tip is that everywhere is relatively close, therefore staying in any of our recommended luxury hotels will be convenient for discovering Adelaide now!
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Sofitel Adelaide offers a luxurious yet modern escape in the heart of the Adelaide CBD. It is close to Karrawirra Parri (Torrens River) and only a few minutes’ walk from the Adelaide Convention and Exhibition Centre, Adelaide Oval and South Australian Museum.
The luxury hotel rooms are a sophisticated merging of modern furnishings and vintage décor. In each room there are comfortable beds which feature premium linens and a choice of pillow. The luxe styling continues into the private ensuite bathrooms. Guests also have access to complimentary high-speed internet, beverage facilities, room service and a smart TV.
The hotel has premium facilities designed to promote guest wellness. There is a well-equipped fitness centre which overlooks the city and an opulent indoor pool area with heated water. Qualified therapists are available for a relaxing massage to rejuvenate the body and soul. Staff can also assist in organising water sports and babysitting services.
At Garcon Bleu, diners can sample locally sourced produce in a menu that is inspired by French flavours. They can then enjoy a selection of French champagnes and top shelf beverages at the Garcon Bleu Bar. For a lighter meal, guests can visit Déjà Vu, the hotels’ elegant lobby bar.
Nestled in the heart of the city, the Hilton Adelaide is within walking distance of buzzing entertainment venues, premium retailers and many dining establishments. This modern, luxury hotel is less than five-minutes’ drive from some of the city’s highlights, including the Art Gallery of South Australia, China Town and Adelaide Oval.
The luxurious rooms feature large windows, contemporary styling, and comfortable beds. The modern bathrooms have a large, glass shower and fixed beauty and styling mirror. Each room also features an ergonomic workspace, catering for the needs of business travellers. Guests have access to housekeeping and room service, which can be organised through the in-room phone.
The well-equipped gym has gorgeous views that look out over the city. Guests can access an outdoor seating area adjacent to the gym, as well as an outdoor tennis court. The hotel also features a stunning balcony pool which is the perfect place to relax in the Adelaide sun.
At the Coal Cellar + Grill, diners can enjoy a sophisticated menu inspired by premium South Australian produce. The gourmet meals are complimented with an extensive wine list, including some from the nearby Barossa Valley. The Hilton Adelaide is also home to Collins Bar, a modern yet elegant bar with bespoke cocktails and premium spirits.
Housed within a gorgeous heritage-listed building, The Mayfair Hotel is an elegant, 5-star luxury hotel. It is in the centre of Adelaide, close to the Karrawirra Parri (Torrens River). Less than 10 minutes away are the Adelaide Convention Centre, Art Gallery of South Australia, and Victoria Square.
The well-appointed rooms have a warm and inviting colour palate with an elegant design. They are furnished with hand-crafted South Australian pieces and are equipped with a flat screen smart TV and writing desk. Guests have access to complimentary Wi-Fi, 24-hour room service, a fitness centre and a L’Occitane skincare range.
The dining establishments at The Mayfair Hotel support local South Australian produce and creatively utilise honey from the hotels two beehives. At the Mayflower Restaurant and Bar, diners can enjoy a menu that celebrates classic hotel cuisine. On the weekend a delectable High Tea is available.
For a less formal meal, THE DEN offers a contemporary Bistro experience with high quality dishes, house made sweets and premium coffee. In the evenings, guests can enjoy the HENNESSY Rooftop Bar. With indoor and outdoor spaces, it can be enjoyed regardless of the weather and the premium beverage selection suits the sophisticated setting.