The former city of churches is transforming into Australia’s rising lifestyle capital. Adelaide, and its network of laneways, offer a flourishing bar and restaurant scene, thriving art and music, and hidden patches of lush greenery. It’s the ideal destination for any kind of adventure. Whether you’re visiting for a quick weekend or a longer stay, our list of luxury hotels in Adelaide offers the perfect base for exploring this wonderful city.

Mayfair Hotel

5. Mayfair Hotel

Setting a new standard for luxury accommodation in Adelaide, Mayfair Hotel offers an unparalleled location in the city. A stay here means easy access to popular destinations such as Rundle Mall, Adelaide Casino, North Terrace, and Adelaide Botanic Gardens. You’ll also find 170 elegant rooms furnished with custom-made beds and all the mod cons a modern business and leisure traveller wants. And with upscale bar and dining experiences at Mayflower Restaurant, Hennessy Rooftop Bar, and THE DEN Bistro, Mayfair Hotel sets you up for a holiday like no other.

Hotel Indigo Adelaide Markets, an IHG Hotel

4. Hotel Indigo Adelaide Markets

Set in the popular Adelaide Central Market precinct, Hotel Indigo celebrates its locale’s food culture and legendary festivals. Rooms sport modern colourful artworks, a vibrant palette, and spa-inspired bathrooms. The restaurants and bars craft innovative fare from the best of nearby Adelaide Market along with local beer and wine. Enjoy recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre. And outside the vibrant hub of the Market Precinct — Rundle Mall, trendy bars, cafes, and galleries — are all just a stone’s throw away.

Crowne Plaza Adelaide, an IHG Hotel

3. Crowne Plaza Adelaide

Whether in town for business or leisure, the Crowne Plaza Adelaide takes your stay to all new heights. Take advantage of panoramic views of the city, rooms that provide uncomplicated comfort, a prime location in the East End, and rejuvenating amenities. Guest rooms are light-filled, modern, and furnished to take you from work to rest and back again. The hotel also features an in-house restaurant specialising in Japanese cuisine, a casual cafe, a gym, and an infinity pool and bar.

Eos by SkyCity

2. Eos by SkyCity, Adelaide

A luxury hotel with a personalised touch, Eos by SkyCity puts you within the vibrant Adelaide city centre. Its only steps away from the bustle of the local laneways, the Riverbank entertainment precinct, and Rundle Mall. Meanwhile, behind the doors of Eos, you’ll find 120 modern guest rooms with state-of-the-art entertainment, luxe amenities, and views of the city, hills, or river. A hotel that considers your every need, Eos offers three restaurants, a spa, and a leisure deck for a truly extraordinary city stay.

Oval Hotel

1. Oval Hotel, North Adelaide

Offering a stylish escape at the iconic Adelaide Oval, Oval Hotel is a premium boutique accommodation designed for relaxation. Rooms are fitted with intuitive technology, private bathrooms with designer toiletries, and breathtaking views of the surrounding parklands. Grab a bite to eat and world-class wine at Bespoke Wine Bar & Kitchen and Five Regions. Or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. And with the Oval Hotel’s prime location, the pleasure and leisure of Adelaide’s art galleries, shops, restaurants, and museums are just a short stroll away.

With so much to enjoy in Adelaide — culture, cuisine, events, entertainment — these hotels will provide you with luxurious comfort and fuel to explore the city and beyond. Discover all our luxury hotels in Adelaide.

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Stoewie loves (like, really LOVES) to travel. Originally from the Netherlands, he has spent much of his life living & working around the world. Always on the hunt for the very best places to stay, he co-founded View Retreats to bring the world's most incredible accommodation together in one place.