If you’ve only got a few days for a well deserved getaway in South Australia, then you definitely want to make the most of them. This means keeping travelling time to an absolute minimum. To help maximise your relaxation time, we’ve created a list of the best luxury getaways in South Australia that are all within a few hours of Adelaide. Each of these luxury hotels, lodges or holiday homes is perfect for a short trip away from Adelaide with a group of family or friends, or for a romantic weekend getaway.

1. Mount Lofty House

Adelaide Hills, South Australia


Formerly the manor of politician & businessman Arthur Hardy, Mount Lofty House is a luxurious historic retreat in the Adelaide Hills.

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2. The Louise

Barossa Valley, South Australia


Located in the Barossa Valley, The Louise is a secluded vineyard retreat boasting 15 luxurious suites and a world-class restaurant.

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3. Southern Ocean Lodge

Kangaroo Island, South Australia


Boasting a sublime eco-friendly design, Southern Ocean Lodge is a multi-award winning luxury lodge on the pristine and secluded Kangaroo Island.

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4. Luxe Haus

Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia


Promising a luxurious and indulgent experience, Luxe Haus is a stunning 4 bedroom holiday home for families or groups of up to 8.

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5. The Frames

Riverland, South Australia


Situated on the River Murray, The Frames is a luxury retreat that boasts three private and secluded resident hideaways for couples.

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6. Stowaway Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island, South Australia


Designed for relaxation and indulgence, Stowaway Kangaroo Island is a luxurious retreat for couples looking for an intimate escape.

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7. Port Elliot Villa

Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia


Situated just over an hour from Adelaide, Port Elliot Villa is a luxury four bedroom beach side retreat, perfect for a relaxing family holiday.

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8. Sticky Rice Villas

Adelaide Hills, South Australia


Just 20 minutes from Adelaide city centre are the Sticky Rice Villas, three Asian-inspired retreats offering the ultimate in luxury & romance.

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9. Pike River Luxury Villas

Riverland, South Australia


Set over 15 acres of riverfront, the Pike River Luxury Villas boast majestic views and indulgent surroundings in the heart of the Riverland region.

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Looking for more? Check out our complete collection of luxury accommodation in South Australia. If you require any assistance in helping you book your perfect getaway, contact one of our friendly Getaway Specialists.