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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2016

We arrived at the Playford Hotel after being on the Indian Pacific train from Perth for 2 days and 2 nights and we were booked into this hotel. It is a lovely hotel with great staff. We arrived at 7.30 in the morning and our room wasn't ready (as we expected) but they took our luggage from us and gave...

Thank Sandra T
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2016

On a recent visit to Adelaide visited the Casino which was a magnificent building however was not impressed with the Dining facilities on offer. Upon leaving walked past the Playford and saw a lovely dining room with well dressed staff and decided to go on in and see for ourselves. The service from the young waiter was immaculate a term...

Thank Ray H
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Great place to stay, excellent rooms, wonderful staff and facilities. Well positioned for site seeing in the city and shopping. The in house restaurant is outstanding as is the bar facilities and snacks. Very popular with locals during lunch time and after work.

Thank Al and Jane G
Reviewed 8 February 2016

we were attending a Hillross conference and had been booked into the Playford the hotel is a perfect place to explore Adelaide and the vineyards. The Hotel itself is very clean well maintained and has a charming yesteryear atmosphere. The rooms are very clean perfectly portioned and bathrooms luxurious with a shower that sprays a decent amount of water no...

Thank Aussiegreens
Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2016

We recently stayed at the Playford for two nights. The lobby is impressive and our deluxe room was spacious and well equipped with a comfortable seating area. The fact that we had no outlook whatsoever did not detract from our satisfaction. All the staff were extremely helpful. Haydn (the concierge) deserves a special mention. He was an extremely charming and...

Thank Elizabeth T
Seaford, Australia
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Lovely setting for after work drinks. My hubbie and i popped in to the lounge prior to our dinner reservations at another city centre venue. Well priced drinks with very attentive service. Thank you Ignatius, best trainee ever! X

Thank Laura K
Warragul, Australia
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Booked a Mt Lofty suite only to find the bathroom is not on the same floor as the bedroom.The bedroom is up 2 sections of wooden stairs. Because of the split level the room did not seem spacious. We were not comfortable with nightly trips up and down the stairs to visit the bathroom. I feel the setout should be...

1Thank Christine F
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Lovely hotel, beautiful decor and very friendly accommodating staff. The hotel is in a very good location close to Rundle mall. Suites are very clean with fantastic blackout curtains for a late sleep in. Highly recommended.

1Thank oscar302
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 February 2016

What a combination.. 1) A great shower (the best I have ever had) 2) Room service of slow cooked duck & mushroom pie was to die for not only was it a great combination, but the pastry was beautiful! .... worth every dollar.

1Thank umjustsaying
Rossendale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

It was just one late night at this central Adelaide hotel. We arrived late off the plane. The staff were very welcoming. Good spacious room on the first floor. Very clean. This was a Friday night people were clearly enjoying themselves which resulted in a little noise in the early hours. A superb breakfast in the restaurant was a good...

Thank Nigtay62

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Playford, MGallery by Sofitel, is a boutique five-star hotel located in the heart of Adelaide on the vibrant North Terrace. Offering the perfect blend of classical style and contemporary luxury, the stunning Art Nouveau ambience flows through all 182 beautifully appointed guestrooms, studio spa suites and New York style loft suites. 24-hour guest facilities include a fully equipped Health Club with indoor heated pool, spa and sauna, business centre and guest laundry. Located only 9km from Adelaide International Airport and ideally situated within walking distance to the Festival Theatre, Convention Centre, Adelaide Casino, Parliament House and the central business district. Recent accolades include: 'Best Luxury Accommodation' South Australian Tourism Awards 2015 with induction into the Hall of Fame 'Best Deluxe Accommodation' Australian Hotels Association Awards 2015 'Best Restaurant Accommodation Division' Australian Hotels Association Awards 2015 with induction into the Hall of Fame 'Best Restaurant in a Hotel' South Australian Restaurant and Catering Awards 2015 'Two Glass Winner' Gourmet Traveller Wine List of the Year Awards 2015 Judged Australia's Best Luxury Hotel ... more   less 

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Address: 120 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide
Price Range: $162 - $348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Playford - MGallery by Sofitel 5*
Number of rooms: 182
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Also Known As:
The Sebel Playford Adelaide Hotel Adelaide
Sebel Playford Adelaide
Sebel Playford Hotel Adelaide
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#1 Family Hotel in Adelaide
#2 Romantic Hotel in Adelaide
#2 Business Hotel in Adelaide
#4 Luxury Hotel in Adelaide
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“Loft suites have stairs to bed, away from the bathroom.”
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