Offering 2 bars, a gaming room and free parking, 4-star Arkaba Hotel is 1.9 mi from central Adelaide. Guests enjoy regular live music and free WiFi. All accommodations includes a 42-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Each air-conditioned room and suite offers a seating area, tea/coffee making facilities and deluxe bedding. All accommodations includes a bathroom, some offer a spa bath. Split over 2 levels, the loft suites provide extra space. a-la-carte breakfasts are available. The bistro serves modern Australian cuisine, while Lounge Bar meals are accompanied by piano music from Thursday to Saturday. Sporty's Bar provides large-screen sports and live bands on Saturdays. A wine shop is on site. Other features include a guest laundry, conference facilities and comedy nights. The 24-hour reception offers luggage storage, and staff can book tours. Guests can enjoy a continental breakfast for an additional charge. Hotel Arkaba is 5.6 mi from Adelaide Airport and 7.5 mi from the Adelaide Hills.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Arkaba Hotel has been welcoming guests since Dec 23, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free parking available at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Room Type
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
2 queen beds
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
1 king bed
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
1 king bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
2 full beds
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Travel Sustainable Level 1
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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  • D
    The room was clean and spacious and staff very friendly and amodaing reat breakfast.
  • Lavanna
    From arrival to departure the staff were friendly, warm, and helpful. The hotel is in a great location. We stayed on the second floor. The moment you open the door you are welcomed by a spotlessly clean room with crisp fresh linen. Big thank you...
  • Rod
    Room Service food exceptional; tv in spa room awesome, lovely view of Adelaide Hills. Fantastic room
  • Alyson
    Excellent hotel in a good location to Adelaide city, friendly staff, great food (breakfast was amazing!), room clean and spacious. Easy parking for my over height 4WD, laundry facilities on site to catch up with washing. It was a brilliant stay...
  • Poupak
    comfortable bed-good location and very clean - I go back in my next trip
  • Rebecca
    great location very well service room is clean nice food and wine in the restaurant
  • Stella
    Water bottles were provided, along with box of chocolate and mini bar was complimentary. The room is spacious for 4 of us.
  • Niel
    I have stayed here now 6 odd times and it has always been the same, great staff, great service, great value for money.
  • David
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The friendliness and attentiveness of the Arkaba staff made my stay an excellent experience. From the front desk, to the restaurant personnel, to the bar staff and the cleaning crew everyone I came in contact with was professional and cordial. I...
  • Andrew
    Room was clean and comfortable. The TV was large and easy to use. Nice Bistro. The service was good.

Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days

  • Do children get free breakfast?

    Good morning, Thank you for your inquiry. Continental Breakfast is free for children below 4 years of age. Kind regards, Alex Mocanu
    Answered on 9 February 2020
  • is there a pool..thank you

    No, we do not have a pool.
    Answered on 29 March 2021
  • Hi what levels are the deluxe twin rooms on as daughter wants to stay on a higher level? thanks

    Good morning, The Deluxe Twin Queen Rooms are located between levels 3-6, if you would like the highest floor, just write a request when making a boo..
    Answered on 27 January 2021
  • I would like late checkout on 17th July is this possible?

    Answered on 21 July 2020
  • do u have on site parking?

    We offer free off-street parking.
    Answered on 29 March 2021
  • Hi just wondering do the rooms have microwaves?

    Hi, Our rooms do not come equipped with microwaves. However, our bistro staff will be more than happy to heat up anything for you in our kitchen. Kind..
    Answered on 9 August 2022
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Bistro
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of Arkaba Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
    Additional charge
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Stand-up comedy
    Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
    Additional charge
  • Nightclub/DJ
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Arkaba Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


From 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of AUD 200 is required on arrival. That's about 129.21USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 20 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Eftpos JCB American Express Cash Arkaba Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 1% charge when you pay with a Visa, Mastercard credit card.

Please note that there is a 1.5% charge when you pay with an American Express or Diners Club credit card. Please note that this property requires a credit card pre-authorization upon check in to cover any incidental charges. Funds are typically held for up to 10 working days, depending on the financial institution.

Please note a continental breakfast is either included in the rate or available for AUD 12 per person.

Please note that for bookings of more than 8 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Where bookings are pre-paid, the credit card used for payment must be presented on check-in and must match photo identification.

Bistro is closed from Tue 11 Apr 2023 until mid Aug 2023 due to renovations on ground floor.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Arkaba Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Bar is closed from Tue, Aug 22, 2023 until Thu, Nov 30, 2023

A damage deposit of AUD 200 is required on arrival. That's about 129.21USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Arkaba Hotel

  • Room options at Arkaba Hotel include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Suite

  • Arkaba Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Evening entertainment
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Happy hour
    • Nightclub/DJ
    • Stand-up comedy
    • Bicycle rental
    • Live music/Performance

  • Arkaba Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Bistro

  • Check-in at Arkaba Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at Arkaba Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Arkaba Hotel is 2 miles from the center of Adelaide. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Arkaba Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish