Travelmate -  Australia Accommodation and Hotels
search places
•  Enter a Town
 
•  Or choose a town beginning with ...
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

•  Select a State
accommodation
• Super Red Hot Deals Check out our latest great deals
• Make a booking
Great year-round rate. Wide choice.
• Last Minute Hotel Deals
car hire
•   Search, compare and book your hire car with    Discount rates.
•  Find discount rates on campervan and motorhome rentals.  Instant reservations.
places to go
  • Find out about 1,800 towns
  • Be inspired - Weekend Getaways
  • Don't miss these Top Spots
  • Explore these Featured Regions   • Outback Australia
inspiration
  • Great Drives
Scenic drives from Best Western
  • Featured Regions
New places to discover
  • Fun Trip
Games for kids, games for adults

Adelaide Hills  South Australia

    •   Accommodation in Adelaide Hills
    •   Last Minute Accommodation deals in this region
    •   Show me: a map of Adelaide Hills

The Adelaide Hills, renowned for its wineries, gourmet produce, cultivated gardens and wildlife make an excellent two or three day tour from the capital.

The landscape is a mix of European farmland and Australian bush, with the hills rising magnificently above the coastal plains. There are historic villages, galleries, gardens, wildlife and lookouts offering wonderful views over this scenic area.

Take a gourmet tour through vineyards for wine tastings or sample German-style produce such as cheese and smallgoods at Hahndorf. Visit a strawberry farm at Netherhill and don't miss the Mount Barker gourmet outlets with breads and smoked seafood specialities.

Accommodation includes charming country cottages and guesthouses set in semi-rural beauty.

Festivals: Highland Gathering (February), Adelaide Hills Harvest Festival (March), Mount Lofty Spring Bulb Festival (April), Bay to Birdwood Run for Vintage Cars (September)

Things to do in the Adelaide Hills include:

  • Cleland Wildlife Park - a conservation park that features marsupials, aviary and nocturnal walk.
  • Big Rocking-Horse - the biggest rocking-horse in the world at The Toy Factory, Gumeracha. See our Travelmate Big Things Guide
  • Mount Lofty Lookout - enjoy the view from the 727 metre summit at Mount Lofty
  • Birdwood National Motor Museum - with over 300 vintage exhibits
  • Hahndorf - home to artist Hans Heysen, this German-style town is complete with classic buildings, shops and cafes
  • Belair National Park - for native flowers and forests including the South Australian Governor's old summer residence and garden
  • SteamRanger 'Cockle' Train - unique train journey from Mount Barker to Victor Harbor

  • Show me:     •   a list of other towns in the Adelaide Region




     

    |   Last Minute  | Places To Go  | Tours  | Specials  | Accommodation  |


    Telephone: 1300 666 787 or + 61 2 8248 2350
    ęCopyright 2000 - 2008
    Australian Online Travel Pty Ltd
    ABN 17 105 135 331
    Level 8, 30 Makerston St, Brisbane QLD 4000, Australia

    |  Adelaide Accommodation  |  Adelaide Apartments  |  Adelaide Hotels  |  Adelaide Hotels  |  Adelaide Motels  |  B&B Deals for Valentine's Day  |  B&B Deals for Valentines Day  |  Barossa Valley Accommodation  |  Clare Valley Accommodation  |  Coober Pedy Accommodation  |  Glenelg Accommodation  |  Kangaroo Island Accommodation  |  Mount Gambier Accommodation  |  South Australia Red Hot Hotel Deals  |  Tanunda Accommodation  |  Western and South Australia, Need it....WOW! FREE night offers  
    |  Alice Springs Accommodation  |  Ayers Rock Accommodation  |  Darwin / Top End Hotels  |  Darwin / Top End Hotels  |  Darwin Accommodation  |  Darwin Hotels