Top 10 Stayz Accommodations In Hahndorf, Australia


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.

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.

Thiele House Retreat
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.

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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.

Broken Gum Country Retreat - 150 acres of beautiful bush and countryside
Hartley, SA, AU
24 reviews
cottage 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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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.

Oats Cottage - Central Hahndorf
Hahndorf, SA, AU
33 reviews
cottage 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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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.

Owl Place in Hahndorf
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.

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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.

Hahndorf Haven - Central Hahndorf, 30 secs to Hahndorfs Main St, gorgeous views!
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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6. The perfect dwelling house

The utopian Amber Lodge is a beautiful mix of country cottage vibes and avant-garde magnificence. Named after the collection of Amber trees lining its yard, this vacation house is located in the old Hahndorf town, and it is a perfect spot for tourists who want to go on sightseeing while they holiday. You can either visit the top-of-the-range wineries in the area or visit the galleries. The immaculate gardens are perfect for sipping a drink in the afternoon; gold enthusiasts would be happy to know that they can flex their Wimbledon skills, thanks to the tennis court. If you want to have a cool afternoon, you can take a dip in the turquoise waters of the pool or catch a glimpse of the kangaroos on the horizon. It is perfect for a family of eight.

Amber Lodge - Your Own Private Estate!
25 reviews  Wifi Available
House 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
amber lodge was perfect for our needs, all bedrooms are comfortable and cosy, and everything we needed was provided
the furniture and bedding were all so comfortable and the bathrooms spotlessly clean with luxurious supplies
the open kitchen with the dining area makes it perfect for a group of people
our one criticism would be it was a little hard to find in the dark, a sign on the gates would have been nice! it was a 2 min drive into the town of hahndorf, and an excellent base to explore the h...
they have what must be the best cleaner on the planet, the place was absolutely spotless!
emery is a wonderful host, communication from him was prompt and friendly
emery was very helpful from the beginning
had all the comforts of home with the addition of local wildlife - kangaroos and plenty of parrots! emery is a pleasure to deal with
the gardens are absolutely beautiful and provide a lovely setting for the house
relaxing pool to unwind after a hot day in the vineyards- and a tennis court with meandering gardens
gorgeous property and a short walk to the centre of hahndorf
solar power system another really positive feature
there were so many beautiful spots to explore with lovely bird life and butterflies floating around
the property was great, we had lots of fun on the tennis court and my mum loved wondering around the huge garden
location to hahndorf is excellent - close enough to be convenient but far enough away for peace and quiet
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7. Small but comfortable home

Nestled in the sleepy town of Littlehampton is the gorgeous Little House which gives visitors an experience that is anything but little. This picturesque cottage is situated proximal to high-end wineries and eateries in Adelaide Hills. It features two bedrooms with two queen-size beds each, a vast garden and a backyard that is secured, so tourists are free to sleep with their eyes shut. The luxury cottage reeks of elegance and opulence making it a go-to spot for tourists with high tastes. Visitors do not need to bother about their browsing needs; the guest house has all that covered. The facility offers high-speed internet.

The Little House @ Littlehampton
118 Old Princes Highway
26 reviews
cottage 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

8. The stunning bed and breakfast

It is very rare to see a guest house in Hahndorf offering bed and breakfast options, that is why you should count yourself lucky if you visit the Jarramarrumba House. This name which translates to “this is a good place” in English, is the place to be if you want scrumptious food and a time to relax while you collect your thoughts. You can go on to the deck to have panoramic views of the beautiful Adelaide Hills. The property which stretches for over 40 acres (16.2 hectares) boasts of a guest lounge and amenities that can cater to a child; if you have a toddler, they are welcome to sleep in the cots. If you need something more interesting, visit any of the wineries or the galleries.

The Studio - Jonathan Art Centre
22 reviews
hotel 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
breakfast is not as described on the website
the surround view was breath taking
this cozy studio has everything we needed and is spotlessly maintained
should have booked an extra night, just one was not enough! breakfast was also top notch
two things detracted from an otherwise great b&b - polyester bed sheets (cotton would have been preferred) and towels that didn't smell or feel fresh
breakfast was exceptional and beautifully prepared
our host liz was most accommodating
warm-welcomed by host
her impressive artwork adorns the walls
the hosts were extremely welcoming
owner walked in unannounced although trying to be helpful, no knocking
i'd suggest climbing to the summit of mt barker for a panoramic view of the district and a leisurely walk down nairne main street
great little place to relax and take in the scenery, lovely breakfast and host
i loved the cat walking around
definately return before the summer comes
managed to pop outside late at night to view the star lit sky
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9. The best home for travel snobs

This lovely guest house in Hahndorf sits close to the Adelaide CBD. The serene garden which surrounds the Hilltop Too is a perfect spot for travel snobs who love to be by themselves while on a short or long term break. The bread and breakfast accommodation provides two bedrooms that link to a lounge and a tastefully furnished dining area. The outdoor veranda which offers sweeping views of the lush gardens is ideal for some peace and calm time. If you are traveling in your car, you can park on the premises because the property offers an on-site parking facility. This accommodation sleeps two persons, but you can have the whole building to yourself if you wish.

HILLTOP TOO - B&B Adelaide Hills
12 reviews
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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so close to town, but the street is very quiet
with loads of extra touches, chocolates, and delicious breakfast ingredients
very impressed with the property
beautiful house, great location, lots of extra touches, breathtaking garden
very pretty garden, lots of beautiful roses and a verandah to enjoy it
if you want to visit hahndorf but like peace and quiet this is it
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10. The opulent retreat house

The rustic guest house located in the middle of the historic town of Hahndorf is a one-stop spot for a fantastic holiday season. The lodgings are perfect for tourists who are traveling in packs or family members who want to have a remarkable time when they are on a getaway. There are a total of three rooms in the facility which can comfortably sleep, six persons. The self-contained guest house has an efficient fireplace, heating systems, air conditioning, and a spa bath. The property does not welcome pets, and activities, like smoking and partying, are prohibited within the premises. We particularly love how neat the environment is and the gas fire which keeps the place warm.

Hahndorf 3 Bedroom Retreat - Main Street
18 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
the bedrooms were huge
good kitchen facilities (though pots, pans etc are bare minimum) and the luxury of a dining table and lounge are a bonus
very comfortable accommodation like a home away from home
spacious, fantastic set up, comfy beds and a luxurious giant spa
one word of warning, you can hear the dishes being done in the nepalese restaurant behind the middle bedroom - but it goes deathly quiet once they finish
plenty of space, clean, excellent location
our host nelia was very welcoming and nothing was too much trouble
don't expect anything overly flash
this property is in the heart of hahndorf, very tidy and clean whilst the host was very friendly and accomadating
the accomodation was very clean , spacious,good supply of linen, very good for family gatherings
very good location in the centre of hahndorf and reasonably quiet - great kitchen and very spacious; leila was very helpful and accommodating
the lounge had a gas fire which made the whole living area very cosy
this is not a luxury b & b by any means, but a good quality motel-style venue
location is fantastic and staff very helpful
location was amazing will definitely be back
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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.

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