Top 5 Stayz Accommodations In Hahndorf, Australia

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Tucked in the Southern region of Australia is the little town of Hahndorf, named after the 19th-century captain who brought German immigrants to settle in; Captain Drik Meiners Hahn. Over the years, Hahndorf has become a tourist hotspot which boasts of gleaming fachwerk buildings and amazing German gastronomy. There are a lot of holiday activities to experience in this beautiful region. However, you will need a comfortable home to stay after a rigorous fun day. With this need in mind, we bring you top picks of Stayz accommodations in Hahndorf that you can settle in whenever you are in this archaic German settlement in Australia.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on March 13, 2023.

1. A bespoke country home (from USD 418)

Nothing feels as exhilarating as retreating to your country home; this is the feeling you get when you visit the enchanting Thiele house retreat located in Hahndorf. The décor of this boutique hotel features some designs from antiquity infused with some futuristic finishing. This lovely guest house sits proudly at the center of Adelaide Hills. As soon as you walk through the doors; you are welcomed with a bottle of chilled drink and a complimentary breakfast on your first morning. How relaxing! The stunning palatial courtyard sits about a dozen persons; if you wish you stretch your legs, you can stroll around the verdant gardens close to the creek. Are you thinking of coming over with your team? You can visit with extra seven persons.

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9.21 km (5.8 mi) from Mount Lofty Botanic Garden
122 reviews  
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fab kitchen and entertaining area with everything you need in the fully equipped kitchen
plentiful breakfast provisions and a bottle of bubbly in the fridge!anthony was very responsive to any queries and would highly recommend
one of the best accommodation we have stayed in adelaide hills
a really wonderful experience :))))plenty of luxurious space for 4 couples with incredible kitchen, indoor and outdoor dining for long and fabulous nights together!we hope to come at least bi-annua...
after a day of exploring, it was wonderful to relax in front of the open fireplaces and partake of a wine from the extensive selection available (at very reasonable prices) in the wine rack
the place is huge! so lovely and clean
it is immaculately presented with a full commercial kitchen and 2 wood burning fire places
great hospitality
tony was a great host and gave us lots of info and tips on what to see and do
our three family groups fixed perfectly into this home and allowed us to entertain friends that came to visit us
the family raved about the facilities of thiele house
friendly and very helpful owners that catered for all our holiday needs
easy walking distance to shops and coffee and wine bars
italian restaurant around the corner is magnificent too!
perfect location for walking to everything in the main street of hahndorf
the house location was perfect for exploring neighbourhood and wine country
situated in a perfect location within easy walking distance to everything in the picturesque township of hahndorf and an easy 20 minute drive to the adelaide cbd
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2. A perfect ranch-style home (from USD 129)

If you have ever lived on a ranch, you would understand that the feeling of being surrounded by grass and fantastic countryside views never wanes. This topnotch bed and breakfast country home dots three major business hubs in Southern Australia, making it a focal point for travelers who would like to break their trips. This property is located in a vast expanse of land sprinkled with trees. Energy is generated mainly from solar power. In cold periods, a combustion stove is used for the preparation of hot meals and heating of water for guests. This family-friendly retreat offers visitors lush views of the entire landscape while they unwind. Also located in the property, is South Australia’s Carbon Neural Canopy project.

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Hartley, SA, AU
37.4 km (23.3 mi) from Mount Lofty Botanic Garden
24 reviews  
cottage 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast supplies were lovely and the view was spectacular
absolutely stunning 360 degrees views big country house with vintage feel and the most comfortable beds
relaxing beautiful nature and a fabulous cottage accomodation with surprising and lovely little touches in every room
warm and cozy with the best morning and afternoon views
the breakfast supplies were delicious
it's spacious and clean
was lovely and clean and so much character
the owners were very helpful and polite
bill and norma were wonderful hosts
bill was lovely and friendly on arrival and was there if we needed help with anything
heating the water with the stove was unusual but quickly got accustomed to the eco friendly home
the rooms are big enough for large families and the owners are very welcoming
the property was easy to find despite it's remote location and instantly welcoming
a perfect get away if you want some peace and quiet away from the city
if you want a weekend away to relax and recharge your batteries this is the place to go
it's such a beautiful place to stay no matter what the season
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3. The luxurious cottage home (from USD 156)

No doubts, the Oat cottage located in the center of Hahndorf is one of the drawcards in the area. The location of this guest house makes it easy for visitors to access nearby restaurants, boutiques, taverns and cafes for their diverse needs. This cottage home which is situated in the historic town has snagged the spot of the 16th most visited site of attraction in Australia. The squeaky clean accommodation will make you feel very much at home, the only thing you are required to bring is your presence and maybe a backpack. Guests can enjoy the ambiance while relaxing at the verandah or go for wine tasting at one of the wineries.

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Hahndorf, SA, AU
9.48 km (5.9 mi) from Mount Lofty Botanic Garden
33 reviews  
cottage 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the lounge has a good large screen hd tv and blu-ray player
we were extremely comfortable during our stay the cottage is well appointed and very cosy and warm
the spotlessly clean cottage has a lovely comfy bed and electric blankets
clean quality linen is supplied
very pleasant clean and comfortable
it's clean and cosy with a modern edge and good value
this is such a lovely home sparkling clean and just a lovely place to sit and be
mike and his family are more than friendly and helpful and the price is comparatively competitive
mike (owner/property manager) is very helpful and keeps the place immaculate
he was extremely helpful describing places to visit in the local area
it is incredibly close to the attractions of hahndorf and the rest of the adelaide hills
nice to have the space and quiet while still very close to the main street of hahndorf
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4. A spacious euphoric villa (from USD 102)

The large single bedroom unit which is tucked on the gigantic Adelaide Hills in the historic Hahndorf. The property offers a free parking space, Wi-Fi, air conditioning and television. The ambiance of the outdoor setting will make you zoom out and let your mind travel. If you get bored staying indoors, you can sit back and sip a glass of wine or some fruit juice while you soak in the beauty of the scenery. Taking a stroll to the main town can be as therapeutic as it is interesting, the city has so many beautiful things to offer you. If you have enough cash to spend, indulge in good old German gastronomy on the restaurants that line the streets.

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10.16 km (6.4 mi) from Mount Lofty Botanic Garden
5 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful and comfortable stay lovely and quiet definitely recommended to everyone
modern an has everything you need dee and mark were wonderful hosts nothin was too much trouble
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5. Heavenly haven (from USD 156)

Located in the heart of the ancient town of Hahndorf is the paradisal Hahndorf Haven, which offers visitors who are looking to escape the hustle and bustle of life all the beauty that life has to offer. From this beautiful guest house, tourists are greeted with scenic views of the colossal Adelaide Hills. If you want to stretch your legs and comb the historic town, you can grab a bite at nearby restaurants sprinkled over or go shopping on the vast array of souvenir shops which are all less than a minute stroll from this abode. Hahndorf can accommodate eight persons comfortably in its three massive bedrooms all decorated with a roll-away, two single beds, an en-suite and two queen-size beds for your convenience.

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9.39 km (5.9 mi) from Mount Lofty Botanic Garden
62 reviews   Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great shower
ample of room, clean and welcoming, comfortable bedding and towels - would definitely stay again
hahndorf is one of our favourite places in the adelaide hills
clean, comfortable, spacious and nice view from living area
the owner has stocked it so well
the property is exceptionally clean, modern, furnished and well kept
the haven was central to everything, clean and comfortable
the home was very clean and well appointed
hahndorf haven is a sparkling clean, brilliantly appointed property just a few metres from the centre of hahndorf, and yet is private, quiet, and provides a relaxing view over the town
the owner went out of her way to make us feel welcome, with a bottle of very nice red awaiting us, as well as chocolates and mint lollies
love to go back again when next in adelaide hills
great house, had everything you needed and we all felt very welcome
the owners are lovely, they met us there because we arrived way too early
we read a number of reviews beforehand and all of them were highly accurate
beautiful house in a fantastic location
literally 1 minute walk from main street
location is great, within walking distance to everything
very convenient location
very convenient to handorf's main street
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Have a memorable time in this historic region

Hahndorf is one of the rustic regions that offers travelers a lot more than its 19th century German-style buildings and its iconic backdrop; Adelaide Hills. When next you are in South Australia, you can breeze into any of these lodgings which have been listed out by Stayz and have a remarkable time.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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