Romantic weekends in the Barossa don’t come any more lavish than at The Louise. Part of the Small Luxury Hotels Of The World group, ‘The Lou’ consists of a cluster of beautifully appointed terraces with dreamy views across the wines and convenient proximity to the award-winning Appellation Restaurant (located on the grounds).
Those looking for more of a fairy-tale aesthetic will love the French-vineyard energy Grand Cru Estate. Complete with stonemason turrets and pheasants freely strolling the grounds, Grand Cru is like a cross between Beauty & The Beast meets early Australian settler in all the best ways.
The Barossa is a place that inspires exploration so pleasure seekers simply looking for a comfy place to lay their heads will appreciate the restful haven that is the Novotel Barossa Valley Resort. A stone’s throw from iconic Jacobs Creek Vineyards, as well as the 18 hole Tanunda Pines Golf Course, it’s the perfect middle-ground for an indulgent weekend.
Barossa Weintal is another firm favourite amongst wine-loving wanderers for its proximity to several of the regions top wineries and local gourmet producers, as well as sitting in prime position within the town of Tanunda, the Barossa’s cosmopolitan heart.
A motel with a world-class restaurant attached? Well that’s so typically Barossa. Lyndoch Hill is one of the regions most unique venues, offering well-appointed motel-style accommodation but with a lush 30,000-strong rose garden attached. Not to mention their namesake restaurant which celebrates true farm-to-table fare, from both their in-house garden and local producers. On the other end of the scale, Barossa Gateway Motel prefers to keep things simple with its picturesque Wisteria-lined rooms. Located just 15-minutes from Tanunda, the Gateway offers an affordable option for travellers who prefer to splurge on the great outdoors rather than the indoors.
Like your luxury with a side of safari? Discovery parks Eco Camping Lodge offers all the amenities of a hotel contained in an fun tented setting, making it a perfect option for families.