• View
  • Garden
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Balcony
  • Free parking
  • Bathtub
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping

Mount Lofty House occupies a historical country house overlooking Piccadilly Valley in the Adelaide Hills wine region, yet it is only 15 minutes' drive from Adelaide CBD. Guests enjoy a swimming pool, croquet lawn and tennis court. The Mount Lofty Summit lookout is just 1476 feet from the property. The beautifully restored Mount Lofty House - Mount Lofty House is set on 18 acres of native gardens and English-style rose gardens. located next to Cleland Conservation park and Mount Lofty Botanic Gardens. There are excellent business and meeting facilities, including seven function venues for groups or conferences. Mount Lofty House's signature dining experience is at the awarded Hardy's Veranda Restaurant offering a seasonally changing degustation menu. The nearby historical towns of Hahndorf and Stirling and the surrounding wine region are great for day trips.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Mount Lofty House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Oct 22, 2008
Hotel chain/brand:
MGallery

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, American

Free private parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
1 king bed
1 king bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.7
Facilities
9.5
Cleanliness
9.6
Comfort
9.7
Value for money
8.5
Location
9.7
High score for Adelaide
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Lorna
    AustraliaAustralia
    Extremely friendly and welcoming staff. Beautiful property and view. Gorgeous food. Perfect way to spend our anniversary.
  • Gwenn
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Very good, freshly made. Stunning views from my table.
  • Ashley
    AustraliaAustralia
    Beautiful historic building in the Adelaide Hills. Staff were very friendly, professional and genuinely happy to help. Loved the welcome drink and homemade cookies on arrival, the complimentary tour (with champagne) and the on-site restaurant so...
  • Meredith
    AustraliaAustralia
    Dinner, mini history tour, breakfast, pool, just a wonderful place.
  • Francine
    AustraliaAustralia
    The location, facilities and rooms were amazing. We stayed in both Mount Lofty House (Piccadilly Room) and at the new, soon to open Sequoia. Very different rooms but equally fantastic. Best part about the stay was the staff - they go above and...
  • Robina
    AustraliaAustralia
    Excellent breakfast and view of the valley particularly lovely. Room lovely. Enjoyed the dinner. Perfect spot for a few days in the Adelaide Hills.
  • Camilla
    AustraliaAustralia
    We were upgraded to the Sequoia suites and just loved them. It was a lovely and much appreciated surprise. The staff were very obliging. We loved Harry's Verandah Restaurant. The breakfast however was very disappointing. The space is a great...
  • Kim
    AustraliaAustralia
    The views and service were fantastic. Rooms incorporate technology with lights and speakers.
  • Gino
    AustraliaAustralia
    The staff were so attentive and looked after us so beautifully.
  • Carmen
    AustraliaAustralia
    Staff were welcoming and service was excellent, what you expect from this high end venue. The welcoming drink was another very nice touch. The Mount Lofty House tour guide was amazing and full of knowledge. I would definitely recommend a stay at...

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi do do you have a place to eat dinner?

    Hi, Yes we do! Hardy's Verandah Restaurant is our award winning, fine - dining restaurant
    Answered on 12 August 2020
  • Hello, Is this hotel pet friendly to small trained dogs ? We have a cocker spaniel she doesn’t bark and would make a perfect guest. Thank you Julia

    Hi Julia, Thank you for your enquiry. We do not accept dogs in the hotel unless they are a registered guide dog. I'm sure yours is lovely but unfortu..
    Answered on 17 October 2020
  • Dear Sir/madam if booking half board with Booking.Com, which restaurant/s are available for dinner with this rate please?

    Hardy's Verandah Restaurant, Martha Hardy's Kitchen or In-room dining.
    Answered on 12 March 2023
  • Do you offer room service? Is it okay for me to pay for our stay when I arrive on the day? What time is the latest check in to our room? Was hoping to..

    Yes - we offer room service for all guests. We do require payment at time of booking to secure your reservation. We are happy to welcome you for arriv..
    Answered on 12 April 2021
  • We are flying into SA and picking up a car. Do you have free onsite parking as an overnight guest?

    Yes - we offer free onsite parking for all guests at Mount Lofty Estate.
    Answered on 12 April 2021
  • Is the restaurant open every night

    Yes - our Hardy's Verandah Restaurant and Martha Hardy's Kitchen are open 7 days a week, availability permitting.
    Answered on 12 March 2023
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Hotel area info *

Restaurants
1 Restaurant On Site

  • Hardy's Verandah Restaurant
    • Open for
      Dinner

Amenities of Mount Lofty House
Great facilities! Review score, 9.5

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Bar
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
Activities
  • Tennis equipment
  • Hiking
  • Tennis court
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
Internet
No internet access available.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Safe
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails
Outdoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
Spa
  • Full-body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Couples' massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa facilities
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Mount Lofty House takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Check-out

From 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

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.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

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 - 1 years
Crib upon request
AUD 10 per child, per night
2 years old
Crib upon request
AUD 10 per child, per night
Extra bed upon request
AUD 49 per child, per night
3 - 5 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 49 per child, per night
6 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 65 per child, per night
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 79 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.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Cash is not accepted Mount Lofty House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note, there is a 1.4% credit card surcharge when using a credit card.
Deposit Guarantee Policy: All room reservation made at Mount Lofty House will require full prepayment at the time of booking. The full amount for the accommodations will be charged to the credit or debit card upon booking.

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

FAQs about Mount Lofty House

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at Mount Lofty House is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Mount Lofty House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • American

  • Mount Lofty House has 1 restaurant:

    • Hardy's Verandah Restaurant

  • Mount Lofty House is 6.8 miles from the center of Adelaide. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at Mount Lofty House include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • Mount Lofty House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Tennis court
    • Swimming pool
    • Tennis equipment
    • Beauty services
    • Facial treatments
    • Waxing services
    • Manicure
    • Pedicure
    • Body treatments
    • Body scrub
    • Spa facilities
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Back massage
    • Neck massage
    • Foot massage
    • Couples' massage
    • Head massage
    • Hand massage
    • Full-body massage

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