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Adelaide Hills Retreats

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Oakwood Rd, Balhannah, South Australia 5242 Australia See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a find! This cottage was the perfect place to get away for a couple of nights and recharge the batteries. A lovely quiet location, surrounded by nature - cattle, gum trees, orchards and vineyards - but only 5 minutes from shops and pubs. No...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Booked Gumetree cottage for two nights and could have stayed a week. This cottage is superb in location and the over all experience of a peaceful getaway. The attention to detail in every aspect is a credit to the owners. From the moment we drove...More

Thank 830E
Response from Di H, Front Office Manager at Adelaide Hills RetreatsResponded July 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind words! We have certainly loved having you as our Guests and are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay in so many ways. We very much look forward to welcoming you to our two retreats, Villa Lemoni, and...More

Reviewed May 28, 2018

Loved our stay, the log fire in cooler months is lovely. So much history with the cottage, so peaceful. Plenty of apples in nearby orchard, breakfast supplies were amazing. Autumn colours so beautiful in May. just be aware of entering onto road as it's a...More

Thank JoyMargaretRiver
Response from Di H, Front Office Manager at Adelaide Hills RetreatsResponded May 30, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to share your stay with us. I hope all you family celebrations went well. It is a special property, with so many options- to just sit and relax or wander the hills and enjoy the sights. The heat from the...More

Reviewed May 26, 2018

Sometimes you find somewhere so special it brings tears to your eyes... Pulling into the driveway as dusk approached after a long day driving, we felt like we had come home! This could be because of the rolling hills and small mob of beef cattle...More

Thank cowgirlNZ
Response from Di H, Front Office Manager at Adelaide Hills RetreatsResponded May 28, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us. Autumn is a particularly beautiful time in the Adelaide Hills, and we are pleased you got to spend so much time taking in the ambience of the cottage and surroundings. We would love to...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018

We have stayed at these Cottages for the 14th or 15th times. We were there for the Easter Break and as usual the hosts Mandy and Steve provide excellent service. We stayed in The Nest, while two other couples stayed in The Villa. Everything is...More

Thank JulesandPete
Response from Di H, Front Office Manager at Adelaide Hills RetreatsResponded May 15, 2018

Hi Pete & Julie, We have enjoyed welcoming you to all our cottages over the many years you and your friends have stayed with us. We look forward to welcoming you back when we reveal our exciting new refurbishments in The Nest and The Villa...More

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Adelaide Hills Retreats offers luxury accommodation in two luxurious Retreats situated in a beautiful rural hideaway in the Adelaide Hills. Villa Lemoni (caters up to 4 Guests) is located next to a gorgeous lemon ...More grove on one side, and beautiful Country views for kilometres, to Mount Lofty on the other. The Nest, (just for two) is a perfect hideaway. There are incredible country views from the double spa bath itself! King Beds, underfloor heating in all bathrooms, dimmable lights, stereo, and generous breakfast provisions to cook up a decadent breakfast whenever you like! Rest, rejuvenation, peace and good for your soul nature- at its best! Come and enjoy some precious time out at Adelaide Hills Retreats- We are looking forward to welcoming you! Less
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$207 - US$534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Adelaide Hills Country Cottages
Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide Hills > Balhannah
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