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Mount Lofty House

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia


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Luxury Holidays At Mount Lofty House

Tucked into the beautiful Adelaide Hills with a history that dates back to the early 1800s, Mount Lofty House blends elegance and tradition with superb dining, breath-taking views, luxury accommodation, and a modern heritage design. Surrounded by botanic gardens, lush Australian bush, and world-class vineyards, the location is peaceful and stunningly beautiful, yet the centre of Adelaide is less than 20 minutes away. This beautiful hotel offers just 33 rooms and suites bringing a genuinely boutique feel to this icon of South Australia. The interior style is warm and welcoming with more than a passing nod the unique history of the building, whilst the exterior surroundings offer a very natural and beautiful playground to explore. In addition to the outdoor swimming pool, tennis court and croquet lawn guest can wander through the Mount Lofty Botanic Garden and enjoy magical sunsets over the Piccadilly Valley. An excellent day spa and one of the best restaurants in South Australia ensures that Mount Lofty House is the perfect, luxury escape.

  • Type: Luxury Hotel
  • Summary: A unique and historical luxury boutique hotel
  • Feature: Amazing fine dining experiences
  • Rooms: 33 rooms and suites
  • Nearest airport: Adelaide International Airport
Mount Lofty House Piccadilly Wing
Location and transfer

Approximately 20 minutes by private car transfer to Adelaide International Airport.


The rooms and suites at Mount Lofty House are a gentle step back to a more gracious time, but still distinctively stylish and elegant. There is a choice of rooms throughout the estate, but all offer complimentary Wi-Fi, air conditioning, bathrobes, a bar fridge, and luxury Jurlique amenities. Daily breakfast is included along with welcome drinks, bottled water and a complimentary history tour.

   Classic Room:expand_more
  • Size: 25m²
  • Room View: Mount Lofty Estate View
  • Facilities: Dotted throughout the estate, the classic room boasts beautifully high ceilings and feature period furnishings giving a real sense of place. A super-comfy four poster bed takes centre stage, and the well-appointed bathrooms feature rainfall showers.
   Piccadilly Garden View Room:expand_more
  • Size: 35 m²
  • Room View: Garden view
  • Facilities: Offering peaceful garden and Mount Lofty Estate views this room offers guests more space, boast indoor and outdoor seating areas and access to the garden. The stylish design of the room is enhanced by works of art from artist is residence Stephen Trebilcock along with a library of books. An elegant four poster king-size bed is a focal point, and the sleek bathrooms feature rainfall showers.
   Piccadilly Valley View Room:expand_more
  • Size: 35 m²
  • Room View: Piccadilly Valley view
  • Facilities: Located in the Piccadilly Wing, this beautifully appointed room offers stylish furnishing, works of art by local artist Stephen Trebilcock, an indoor seating area and a private balcony with wonderful views down the valley. The dark wood four poster king-size bed is made up with soft linens and the modern bathrooms feature rainfall showers
   Tower Suite:expand_more
  • Size: 50m²
  • Room View: Pool and garden view
  • Facilities: This stunning duplex suite is set over two levels with a beautiful living room featuring easy chairs, a book library, and expansive windows with views over the swimming pool. Upstairs is a contemporary, loft-style bedroom with a king-size four poster bed and a spacious bathroom with a spa bath and standalone shower.
   Conservatory Suite:expand_more
  • Size: 50 m²
  • Room View: Gardens and Piccadilly Valley view
  • Facilities: The Conservatory Suite offers the best in heritage luxury with a spacious master bedroom with a king-size four poster bed, which flows through to a conservatory-style sunroom with shuttered windows and a private furnished balcony where you can relax in the warm sunshine.

Mount Lofty House is home to award-winning fine dining restaurant Hardy’s Verandah and is located in a region known for its truly exceptional dining options. Room service is also available on request.

Hardy’s Verandah:expand_more
  • Cuisine: Modern Australian cuisine
  • Setting: Atmospheric restaurant with memorable verandah views
  • Dress Code: Smart casual
  • Children's Menu: Yes
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: Yes
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Dining & Gourmet

Hardys Verandah Restaurant is a destination in its own right at Mount Lofty House. This award-winning restaurant offers one of the finest dining experiences in South Australia. Following a ‘Valley to Verandah’ concept, the multi-course degustation tasting menu changes with the seasons and is paired with a superb wine selection, sake collection and creative cocktails.

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Spa Breaks

The Gatekeepers Day Spa is a beautiful wellness destination at the Mount Lofty House Estate and the spa products come from the much-lauded Jurlique Farm which lies just a stone’s throw away in the embrace of gently rolling hills. Their organic products came to fruition in the Adelaide Hills as it held the purest air and water they could find. Relax with a menu of treatments and rituals all designed to enhance your wellbeing and state of mind.



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