Apple Tree Cottage is nestled in a secluded valley near Oakbank in the Adelaide Hills. The delightful two storey settlerâ€™s cottage, beautifully restored, is a haven of peace on the banks of a lake, apple orchards and grazing cattle, enabling guests to relax and experience the peace and tranquillity of country life, within easy reach of Adelaide.
Apple Tree Cottage offers self contained accommodation for up to five people amid an old world atmosphere of scrubbed furniture, rocking chairs and log fires. This is a unique property of 200 acres, full of interest for the photographer, artist, birdwatcher or anyone who enjoys leisurely strolls in peaceful surrounds. Guests have the opportunity to go fishing, boating and mushrooming or maybe watch a calf being born.
Winner 2004 Australian Tourism Award. 2004 Yellow Pages South Australian Tourism Award Winner and recipient of 2004 Yellow Pages South Australian Tourism Award Hall of Fame.
Gum Tree Cottage
– A genuine Australian Experience
– Perfect for touring visitors to Australia!
Unwind and rediscover the simple pleasures of authentic Australian country life.
Absorb the magnificent views from every window over water, the picturesque valley and rolling hills.
Share your romantic experience as you unwind beside the open fire or be pampered in the luxurious double spa bath.
A special place for special people – one couple or the family.
Set on a 200 acre grazing property amidst rolling hills....
Lavender Fields is an idyllic, secluded country retreat especially for two couples. French Provincial style stone cottage furnished with country antiques. Situated in a park like setting on a 200 acre property surrounded by three acre garden with lavender. Small lake located nearby. 2004 Yellow Pages South Australian Tourism Awards Winner - Hosted Accommodation and recipient of 2004 Yellow Pages South Australian Tourism Award Hall of Fame. 2004-2005 Australian Tourism Award Winner.
The Nest is a romantic, private hide away in a secluded studio suite surrounded by abundant bird life in a peaceful natural environment on a 200 acre property. Just for two, every comfort is thoughtfully provided including wood fire, queen size bed, comfy sofa, sunny dining area with picture windows, reverse cycle air conditioning, equipped kitchen, luxurious deep oval two person spa bath with expansive views towards Mount Lofty. Relax on the private terrace or enjoy a barbeque in the garden. Winner 2004-2005 Australian Tourism Award. 2004 South Australian Tourism Award Winner and recipient of 2004 South Australian Tourism Hall of Fame....
The Villa is a private, spacious, self contained Mediterranean style villa adjoining lemon grove and vineyard, set in established garden on 200 acre property. Two romantic bedrooms with beautiful views over valleys and hills to Mount Lofty. Bathroom with two person spa and shower, separate shower and toilet, living room with open fire, ducted reverse cycle air conditioning, dining room and fully equipped kitchen. Mediterranean terrace with iron settings, pillars, terracotta tiled paving invites alfresco meals. Recipient of Yellow Pages South Australian Tourism Hall of Fame 2002 - 2004. 2004 Yellow Pages South Australian Tourism Awards winner. Winner 2004-2005 Australian Tourism Awards.
AAA Tourism four star rated Amble Fern is a contemporary styled studio overlooking the front garden. With its own private patio, peace and tranquillity are yours to enjoy. Amble Fern can accommodate up to four people. An additional bedroom can be set up with either twin or queen beds. Separate rooms for the shower/spa and toilet/vanity ensure there is room to move. This studio has lovely light, plenty of space and a slightly more sophisticated feel. Large windows provide views across a seasonally changing tranquil garden. The courtyard has a gas barbeque with a quiet, restful area to relax and enjoy the birds darting around the garden, often stopping to drink from the water fountain.
Amble Over is a stylish, upstairs Apartment for a couple. Experience the serenity of either rural or garden views from your balconies.
Your spacious bathroom includes a luxurious spa giving a sweeping view over the rear paddocks. The front balcony provides a wonderful view over the gorgeous English style garden.
This apartment has been tagged with a quirky, 'tongue in cheek' name. The name could simply imply 'relaxed', or 'above all else', but ideally we see it as 'relaxed sophistication'.
Amble Over has an open plan lounge/dining area, it is extremely comfortable and very spacious....
AAA Tourism four star rated Amble Wren offers privacy and peacefulness. This charming cottage is set back in the expansive gardens. Fully air-conditioned, you will be cosy in winter and cool in summer.
An intimate self-contained cottage for a couple. Relax in your private spa with a delightful rural outlook. Sit on your private deck, enjoy the views of the English style Garden and watch the antics of many species of native birds.
The covered deck offers a wonderful view where you can relax with a drink or prepare a meal on the gas barbeque. An alternative cooking option for the gourmet chef!
All this only metres from restaurants, wineries, art galleries and craft shops. Don't forget to take home some flowers from the garden as a memento of your stay at Amble Wren Cottage.
'Amble at Hahndorf is life at your own pace'....
Dumas House accommodates up to three couples at any one time with bedrooms providing a grand style with heritage feel and areas to unwind and reminisce over the days spectacular outings to the nearby tourist attractions such as the lush vineyards of the Barossa, pristine beaches of Victor Harbor, wetlands of the River Murray or breathtaking views of the Adelaide Hills.
At the end of the day lose yourself in the modern bathroom with spa then head out to the many restaurants and historic pubs serving the best of local produce.
Indulge the senses with the large entertainment areas, tasteful heritage style decor with modern appliances and fully equipped modern kitchen. Poolside alfresco dining and barbecue facilities are available. Beautifully maintained cottage gardens and rolling lawns combined with the convenience of a wide range of nearby shops guarantees a memorable stay.
Hahndorf Resort is nestled on 32 acres of rolling hills and bushland, with unparalleled views of the magnificent Adelaide Hills.
This new award-winning development feels like a world away, yet offers every convenience at your fingertips. Only 20 minutes from Adelaide, and within walking distance to Hahndorf's Main Street, this picturesque retreat offers the perfect location to explore the region, enjoy the resort's many fun activities or just relax. The Resort consists of gentle hills, three lakes, natural bush, abundant wildlife and exceptional views.
Hahndorf Resort offers diverse contemporary four star accommodation - motel style, family cottages/units, resort houses and limited mobility (self-contained) units - accommodation includes kitchenettes, most have balconies - some with lake views. With exceptional caravan and camping facilities, Three Gums Bistro and the new state-of-the-art multi-function Adelaide Hills Convention Centre, Hahndorf Resort is sure to have something to suit your needs.
Activities and facilities include a pool, jumping cushion, mini golf course, games room, giant chess, volleyball court, small children's playground, modern camp kitchen and barbecues amongst rolling green lawns. Diverse, flexible, quality facilities and exceptional customer service make the Hahndorf Resort Tourist Park a one stop shop, providing the ultimate holiday or business resort venue....
Liebelt House is a self contained bed and breakfast set on 69 acres of rural farming land.
This house overlooks the farmyard and has seen six generations live within its walls and is steeped in history. With the original family furniture, a stay at Liebelt House is like a step back in time but with the modern conveniences of today.
Surrounded by original antique furniture, enjoy the warmth of the open log fire, the romance of the four poster bed with drapes and generous provisions for a full cooked country breakfast.
The two bedroom house can comfortably cater for four people, either families or couples. All linen is provided. There are laundry facilities for guests who are travelling and a barbecue is also available for guests use.
Guests have access to the farm and Platform 1 which involves a train ride and railway memorabilia.
Take a walk into the paddock, feed your food scraps to the farm animals, sit on the rocking chair, soak in the ambience of the beautiful surroundings and enjoy the daily visits from the chickens and farm cat.
The Manna of Hahndorf is a boutique four star motel located in the heart of the historic town of Hahndorf in the beautiful Adelaide Hills.
Only 20 minutes from Adelaide and central to the Barossa, McLaren Vale and Adelaide Hills wine regions, the Manna of Hahndorf is a perfect base to explore some of South Australia's premier wine regions.
Hahndorf has lost none of its charm and importance as Australia's oldest surviving German settlement. The leafy Main Street, with no fewer than 90 buildings dating back to the 1800s, is also home to a growing number of distinctly contemporary attractions and interesting shops.
The Manna of Hahndorf offers 51 up-market rooms including Superior, Executive and for that special occasion, Indulgence Spa Suites. Enjoy superbly furnished air-conditioned rooms, featuring flat screen televisions with complimentary Foxtel and wireless broadband internet, along with tea/coffee making facilities, microwave oven and toaster.
The Manna of Hahndorf's restaurant, The Haus Restaurant offers a rustic and regional menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week....
Amble Fern is a contemporary style self-contained studio. Take a moment to yourself on the private patio or unwind in the spa. The peace and tranquillity are yours to enjoy along with the native birds which often stop to drink from the water fountain.
Large windows invite the leafy tranquil garden indoors, and the morning sun gently illuminates the sophisticated space this Studio has to offer. The private courtyard offers a gas barbecue with a quiet restful haven to relax and enjoy time alone or with friends.
Amble Fern offers great flexibility. The main king bed can be split into singles, and an additional bedroom offers a king which can be split into singles. Amble Fern sleeps a maximum of four guests. It has separate rooms for the shower/spa and toilet/vanity which make it suitable for couples or groups of singles.
We stock the Studio with some special things (included in the tariff) to make your stay even more enjoyable.
Continental Breakfast: fresh orange juice; ground plunger coffee; low fat milk; wholemeal bread (gluten free available on request); spreadable butter; Vegemite; jams and sauce (gluten free); cereal (contains gluten); natural muesli....
The Hahndorf Motor Lodge is a three and a half star motel located in the heart of the historic town of Hahndorf in the beautiful Adelaide Hills.
Only 20 minutes from Adelaide and central to the Barossa, McLaren Vale and Adelaide Hills wine regions, the Hahndorf Motor Lodge is a perfect base to explore some of South Australia's premier wine regions.
Hahndorf has lost none of its charm and importance as Australia's oldest surviving German settlement. The leafy Main Street, with no fewer than 90 buildings dating back to the 1800s, is also home to a growing number of distinctly contemporary attractions and interesting shops, which will keep you here for days.
Furnished with comfort in mind, our air-conditioned rooms have a queen size bed, free WiFi, and flat screen television with complimentary Foxtel, tea/coffee making facilities, microwave oven and toaster.
The motel has the only year-round, heated and covered swimming pool and spa in Hahndorf. Set in a tranquil garden setting, the Hahndorf Motor lodge has barbecue and laundry facilities are available for all guests....
Minutes away from local transport, shopping and a variety of restaurants and cafes to suit all taste buds. Easily accessible from the park only 20 minutes to Monarto Zoo, 30 min to Adelaide, & 10 min to the historical Hahndorf. Rightly considered the 'hub' of the Hills, with reasonable rates, top class comfortable ensuite cabins, power and unpowered sites.
In the bustling main street of historic Hahndorf theres a new way to stay... Adelaide Hills Accommodation The Haus Studio Apartments Self-contained units in a beautiful landscaped setting.
Take a trip out of the city, through the windy roads and to the beautiful landscape of the Adelaide Hills... the alternative to an Adelaide CBD Hotel in a relaxed regional setting.
Be captivated by the seasons and immerse yourself in our renowned Food & Wine Culture.
Gulf Brewery is a microbrewery producing hand crafted boutique beers. You can taste beers at the cellar door and either relax and have a beer by the glass or take away to drink at your leisure. The cellar door is located between the IGA and Otto's bakery on the main street of historic Hahndorf in the picturesque Adelaide Hills
Gulf Brewery have a wide range of beers available, so they can guarantee there will be a beer to suit your palette from a crisp refreshing lager to smooth dark chocolate stout. They also have one off specialty beers on tap throughout the year. If you are not sure what beers you would like, why not try a tasting paddle of six?
Tasting plates of cheeses, local meats and olives are also available to complement the beer selection.
Gulf Brewery can also host functions by appointment....
In chic boutique style, Verdun Park Wines specialise in producing a limited quantity of premium, elegant, cool climate Adelaide Hills wine each vintage. Taste the commitment in our small and exclusive parcels of Adelaide Hills Sauvignon Blanc, Rosé and Shiraz.
Tickle your palate and tempt your taste buds with a wine flight, enjoy a glass or share a bottle with friends beside the garden and vineyard.
Cellar Door Opening is on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 February from 12pm to 5pm and then on the fourth Saturday and Sunday of every month.
Elegance in a glass....
Hahndorf Hill Winery specialises in exciting new-wave wines, including Gruner Veltliner and Blaufrankish. It also hosts ChocoVino tastings - an experience based on the concept of terroir, where fine wines are matched with the world's most exclusive chocolate. A small fee applies for this experience and bookings are recommended.
The cellar door offers sensational views and has won numerous regional tourism awards.
This is certainly one cellar door you'll be reluctant to leave!...
SteamRanger Heritage Railway operates a number of different heritage steam and diesel hauled tourist trains between Mount Barker in the Adelaide Hills, up over the crest of the southern Mount Lofty Ranges, down to Strathalbyn and on through the coastal holiday towns of Goolwa and Port Elliot to the tourist resort town of Victor Harbor. Our trains include the Cockle Train that travels along the south coast from Goolwa to Victor Harbor and return, Highlander from Mount Barker to Strathalbyn, Strathlink from Goolwa to Strathalbyn and Southern Encounter from Mount Barker to Victor Harbor. Trains also operate during special events....
Experience Sidewood Cellar Door at Maximilian's Restaurant with the surrounding rural views of the Adelaide Hills. Taste the Sidewood wines that impress the judges with consistent trophies and gold medals and the Champion South Australian Cider by Royal Adelaide Cider competition.
Casual dining available on the Sidewood deck, overlooking the floating golf green. Yes, take the Sidewood Golf Challenge to hit a hole-in-one!
Sidewood Cellar Door, an Adelaide Hills destination that you'll be back to visit.
Obsta Splash - Adelaide has Australia's only 100 per cent fully inflatable obstacle course. Even the dance floors are inflatable.
Expect slip, slop, splash, music and mayhem. It's time to get the mud out and the fun back in on this inflatable obstacle course. The obstacles are a little cheeky, a little challenging and a lot of fun.
Be the first to conquer this all new Australian event. The course spans five kilometres of inflatable obstacles such as ObstaScream, Obsta Blue-Balls and ObstaDance on giant inflatable beds to get your groove on.
We guarantee a lot of laughs, a lot of wipe outs and life long belly busting memories.
Entry is free for spectators who are welcome to come and cheer on participants....
The Adelaide Hills Farmers Market is a market where consumers purchase produce direct from the farmer and products direct from the maker.
The aim of the market is to promote, develop and support primary producers in the Adelaide Hills region, assist the development of emerging primary producers and value adders from the region while providing the infrastructure to encourage market traders to sell fresh, high quality seasonal and nutritious products grown or produced in the region.
The market's aim is to reduce food miles and attract people from adjacent regions to buy food and products and enjoy the distinct Adelaide Hills Farmers Market atmosphere.
This market is dog friendly, but dogs must be on a short leash....
Something special awaits you at Bamfurlong Fine Crafts. Situated in one of Hahndorf’s prettiest stone cottages, Bamfurlong offers visitors a unique selection of quality craft from local and interstate artisans.
Each piece is carefully selected for its unique qualities and the skill of its creator. Bamfurlong Gallery displays only the most innovative, exquisite, and sensitively crafted work.
For an experience in pure delight, visit Bamfurlong - a truly memorable experience....
Greenbanks Tours takes your small group on the roads less travelled behind the food and wine, people and places that are South Australia.
Greenbanks Tours offer a menu of day trip activities and experiences that are uniquely South Australian. Based in the picturesque Adelaide Hills, family-owned and operated Greenbanks Tours focuses on things to do and see particularly for senior active folks.
The groups are small, maximum of 6, and they pick you up and drop you off from your hotel. Every tour is private and intimate.
Your interests are their interests and they create flexible day tours across the Adelaide Hills region, Barossa Valley to the north or Fleurieu Peninsula to the south.
The tours get you close to native birds and animals. There are red gum farm lands through which you can cycle or walk. They guarantee wide sandy beaches for you to swim off. They know uniquely Australian country golf courses to play on. Guides can lead you through obscure parks and gardens. Lesser known art studios and galleries are their specialty. Or just meeting local folks going about their business …they find them for you....
Hahndorf Christkindlmarkt is a European-style Christmas market based in the German town of Hahndorf, organised and run by C3 Church Adelaide Hills. It captures the essence of community, celebration, fun, laughter & family enjoying time together, such as is found in many cities in Europe over the Christmas period, but in a warm Aussie setting.
With over 50 stalls, entertainment, food & much more, it's going to be an incredible weekend filled with fun, entertainment and Christmas Spirit so make sure you don't miss out and come along to see what the fuss is all about.
See You There!...
Inn of the Earth is a quality, affordable and friendly home-style bed and breakfast that is also ideal for people who require the use of a wheelchair. It is the inspiration of Japanese foot artist, painter and poet Hiroko Kimura and has been set up as a place where people of all ages, cultures and abilities are welcomed and are able to interact with each other in the shared guest living and kitchen areas. Six guests can be accommodated at any one time with the spacious triple room having its own ensuite bathroom, great for wheelchair use or families. Inn of the Earth is set over an acre of beautiful gardens conveniently located in the historic township of Hahndorf in the Adelaide Hills, only a 25 minute drive to Adelaide city.
Inn of the Earth gives you a perfect opportunity for a relaxing and rejuvenating holiday away from it all, and offers you the opportunity for added cultural richness provided by the artwork of Hiroko, and exchange with the hosts and other guests, leaving you with new insights and a fresh inspiration for life.
The tariff includes a prepared breakfast or for an additional AUD7.00, a traditional Japanese breakfast....
Hahndorf Creek Bed and Breakfast is a very comfortable beautifully furnished self contained retreat. Two large bedrooms (king and queen), well appointed kitchen and French provincial style lounge and dining area. Pamper yourself in the double spa bath, open fireplace, air conditioning, under floor heating, television, DVD, radio and CD player. Ideal loaction for your holiday, just 10 to 15 minutes walk to the historic local village of Handorf....
Maximilian's Restaurant "...the greatest place on earth" offers a quintessential Adelaide Hills dining experience.
Only two minutes from Hahndorf/the Freeway; delight in the sweeping views over the lake and vineyard, be enchanted by the warm ambience, laze in front of the open fires in winter and enjoy al fresco dining in the pavilion or on the deck in the warmer months as you enjoy a superb menu celebrating the region and season.
Nominated "Best Regional Restaurant - Advertiser Food Awards 2013".
Escape to Hahndorf and enjoy the convenient location of Evelyn's, located directly behind the main street, shops and restaurants. A contemporary cottage with two large bedrooms both with televisions, fully equipped kitchen, indoor and outdoor living areas with a two person hydro massage spa. Evelyn's Bed and Breakfast is the ideal retreat for couples or a family to enjoy and relax....
Ngeringa Vineyards is a certified biodynamic boutique winery in the Adelaide Hills at the base of the beautiful Mt Barker Summit. We grow and hand make wines of vitality and individuality that speak clearly of their place of origin.
Our methods in the vineyard and winery are very consciously traditional and minimally interventionist. We employ biodynamic viticulture and are widely known for our philosophy of sustainability both in winegrowing and land stewardship. As a result, we hope to appeal to like-minded individuals who seek more from their glass of wine - fine wine with integrity, made as naturally as possible, that genuinely expresses the fruit from which it was made.
Ngeringa Vineyards' environmentally friendly straw-bale Cellar Door offers a unique setting for guests to taste our range of European-insipred, biodynamic wines. The Cellar Door is open on the last Sunday of most months from 12noon to 4pm for our popular Pizza Sundays where we offer handmade pizzas from our wood oven with estate-grown and local, biodynamic and organic produce.
We are also open for regional events - Crush in January and Winter Reds in July. At all other times we are open by appointment with the winemaker Erinn Klein....
Feel like a kid in a lolly shop at Humbugs of Hahndorf. Be tempted by a huge range of local and imported sweets including 30 varieties of original Hahndorf Fudge, made locally since 1998.
You will find Dutch Licorice, German Chocolate, imported drinks, sugar free sweets, gluten free sweets and a huge range of Pick-n-Mix sweets and chocolates.
We are located in the centre of Hahndorf opposite the German Arms Hotel,
Humbugs selection of English, European, American and Australian sweets will definitely tempt your sweet tooth.
Winner of SA Great Regional Awards 2007 - Tourism....
The Menz family business has been running in South Australia since humble beinings in 1850.
FruChocs, delicious Apricot and Peach centres covered in smooth milk chocolate, were first first made in 1948. Since then they have grown in popularity, so much so that we now have a new store in Hahndorf dedicated just to them and all the other wonderful Robern-Menz products. When you come and visit our Hahndorf store you will be able to find out how we make our rainbow gems and other little treats while tasting some of our newest products.
Winner of the 2013 South Australian Consumer Choice Award and inducted into the Food Hall of Fame
Herritage Listed in 2005 by the National Trust....