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Top tips for finding the perfect South Australia hotel
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in South Australia if you stay on a Tuesday. The opposite is true for, Wednesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in South Australia found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was RM 185, while the most expensive was RM 268.
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in South Australia, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in South Australia in August and September.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in South Australia for 3 days.
Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your South Australia accommodation.
If you’re looking for festivals, Adelaide is the place to be, with regular car racing, music, comedy and arts festivals. You’ll find plenty of accommodation options, like North Adelaide Boutique Stays, that are conveniently located in North Adelaide. This hotel features a luxury bathtub, so you can unwind after a full day of festivals.
If you enjoy vineyards and wineries, consider visiting the Barossa Valley region. A place like Novotel Barossa Resort is only a 5 km drive from Jacob’s Creek Vineyards and features large rooms, an outdoor pool and a terrace that overlooks the surroundings vineyards and mountains. Another option is Barossa Weintal Hotel, which is close to Langmeil Winery.
Do you enjoy being in nature but also love having comfortable amenities? If so, consider South Australian accommodation options like Wilpena Pound Resort. Located in a state park near Ikara-Flinders National Park, it has a rustic feel but includes a pool, restaurant, bar and AC-chilled rooms.
If you’re looking for a couple’s getaway in South Australia, consider staying in the Fullarton district of Adelaide. A place like Arkaba Hotel places you close to restaurants, markets and Himeji Gardens. It features a spa bath, large beds and overviews of Adelaide and the surrounding mountains.
FAQs when booking a hotel in South Australia
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in South Australia.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular destination is Adelaide (89% of total searches to South Australia). The next most popular destinations are Marleston (7%) and Kingscote (3%). Searches for hotels in Monash (1%) are also popular.
KAYAK users have found double rooms in South Australia for as cheap as RM 285 (Marleston) in the last 3 days. The average price is RM 437.
In the last 72 hours, users have found South Australia hotels for tonight for as low as RM 198 (Adelaide). Users have also found 3-star hotels from RM 304 (Adelaide) and 4-star+ hotels from RM 426 (Adelaide).
If you’re looking for budget accommodation in South Australia, consider hostels in Adelaide. A place like Tequila Sunrise Hostel is located in the central business district, close to restaurants, bars and tourist attractions. It features a complimentary breakfast, a communal lounge area and dorm beds. Another option is Backpacker Oz, located in the same area and featuring dorm beds and a shared kitchen. If hostels aren’t for you, consider expanding your search outside of Adelaide to the nearby town of Glen Osmond. Jacksons Motor Inn features a variety of budget-friendly room options and has an outdoor pool and spa.
If you’re looking for luxury accommodation options in South Australia, consider Stonewell Cottages and Vineyards. Located in the Barossa Valley wine region, it’s a luxury bed and breakfast comprising cottages with lakefront views. Your stay includes a free gourmet breakfast, a luxury bathtub and massages available upon request. Alternatively, you may wish to consider the nearby Barossa Bed and Breakfast. This luxury holiday home features a fully stocked kitchen, an expansive outdoor patio with a BBQ and a luxury bathtub – all within a short drive of local wineries and vineyards.
If you’re looking for family-friendly options in South Australia, consider staying at Oaks Glenelg Plaza Pier Suites. Located near Glenelg Beach and Glenelg Foreshore Playspace, this aparthotel features spacious family rooms with an attached kitchen, a large terrace, a heated pool and beachfront views. Alternatively, you may wish to consider going to Yorke Peninsula and checking out Stansbury Holiday Motel. Located near the beach, playgrounds and parks, it features family rooms, large balconies overlooking the beach and outdoor play equipment.
Where to stay in South Australia?
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