The bustling town of McLaren Vale in South Australia is regarded as the origin of the region’s rich wine history and is home to a few of the world’s oldest grape vines. Situated between the Mount Lofty Ranges and the beaches of the Gulf St. Vincent, the town is home to around 80 vineyards and cellar doors. It is truly a haven for wine lovers and enthusiasts, especially that their specialty includes Shiraz, Grenache, and Cabernet. Wanting to taste the best McLaren Vale wines? Check out the best Stays accommodations in Mclaren Vale, the South Australian wine capital!
The Shearing Shed is probably the best place for you to stay in if you want to experience an authentic Australian countryside way of living. This shearing shed that is converted into a home is located in McLaren Vale’s wine center on a 90-acre property. It is also located only 10 minutes from the McLaren Vale town center, where all of the shops, restaurants, cafes, and galleries can be found.
The rustic yet modern home features a queen size bed, a double sofa bed, full bathroom, and a fully equipped kitchen. The hosts are also local winemakers so you can also ask more about the art of winemaking!
Vineyard farmstay retreat in the McLaren Vale wine region
Top guest reviewsgreat shower,proper size shampoo & shower gelplenty of kitchen amenities allowed us to stay in and cook one eveningthe bed and bedding were extremely comfortable and the shower was amazingthe apartment itself is well presented and maintainedspent 2 nights here, clean comfortable, quiet & cozylovely and clean with everything we neededit was very clean and tidy and had a really comfortable feel about itthe shed is in a really peaceful setting and the accomodation is very clean and well furnished
Host:they also had everything needed to make a meal or have a bbqvery well setup,lovely setting,small stream at the back door,ducks,parrots all sorts of birds aboutthe property is gorgeous with beautiful vines and rolling hills with sheep roaming aroundthe beautiful grounds and secluded apartment made for the perfect retreatthey were the perfect hosts who provided us with a great selection of teas, coffees and milkRead more reviewsa wonderful location, very peacefulthe location is so peaceful, private and beautifulproperty is in a great location and has everything you needgrilling out on the deck, listening to the birds and then relaxing by wood stove in a rustic rural setting was heavenlywonderful get away in mclaren vale
The Cottage on Tintookie Vineyards is located on a sloping area right in the middle of a 17-hectare (42 acres) property at the Blewitt Springs, which is located at the center of McLaren Vale’s Wine District. Enjoy the breathtaking views of the vineyards as well as the coast from your window. It only takes a few minutes to get to McLaren Vale’s best restaurants, cafes, and wineries.
The cottage features two bedrooms, one with a single queen-size bed and the other with a double and a king-size bed. The main area features a fully equipped kitchen, entertainment area, dining area, and a pantry. Don’t hesitate to wander around the property for you to enjoy the view and even pet their dogs and milking goats.
Lost in the Vines. Vineyard Escape.
Top guest reviewsthe beds were very comfortable with beautiful crisp linenlulu has prepared a tasteful decor throughout with all fittings of a high standardenjoyed our time at tintookie, lulu was an excellent host and our young children enjoyed milking the goatsit has high chapel type ceilings which contribute to a feeling of airiness and spaciousnessoutdoor chairs and tables with a view over the vineyard would be lovely to use in warmer weatherthe views of the vineyards were gorgeous!lulu also had red and white wine from their own vineyard to try, which was amazing (we had the red)i treated myself one night to a bath with candles, (available in the pantry) and the bath treatsit was quiet, and when we had time we walked around the area a little, which was full of vineyardswe absolutely loved our stay at tintookie vineyard! nestled in the vines, the views from this beautiful place were incredible and the home was in immaculate condition, so cosy and set up with every...
Host:not only was the house cute, cosy and well appointed, but the owner lulu went above and beyond to ensure our stay was home away from homeflowers greeted us and a blue wren and his jenny came close to the doorfrom the initial booking her contact has been second to none, and she even outsourced an additional activity for us without questionall in all, a very nice time awaythe cottage is very nice, a good size and very well appointedRead more reviewswe also enjoyed walking around and exploring the propertythe cottage is set in beautiful location overlooking their vineyardrosella parrots gave a splash of colourlovely spacious cottage about 10 minutes away from mclaren vale but a world away from any stress!!! very well provisioned with everything you needwe enjoyed the quiet of staying on a country property, the beautiful view across the vines and waking up to the peaceful sound of birds and country living
Who says McLaren Vale only produces grapes and wines? Explore more what McLaren Vale has to offer by staying at the McLaren Vale Avocado Farm cottage. It is a bed and breakfast in the middle of an avocado farm that can accommodate up to four people in its two bedrooms. It also features a fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, and a bathroom. This apartment is located on an 11-acre (4.4 hectares) land that overlooks the town of McLaren Vale. It is very close to the best cafes, shops, restaurants, wineries and even to the town’s best beaches.
McLaren Vale Avocado Farm minimum 2 night stay
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable large bedkitchen well stocked and living areas comfortablevery quiet and close to mclaren vale, the comfortable large apartment has tremendous views over the townclean with comfortable king size beds and plenty of spacea highlight was enjoying the beautiful view from the terrace with a glass of the wine our hosts providedamazing views over mclaren valevery neat, tidy and comfortable b & b just perfect for 2 couplesloved the views, tranquility & the feeling of home
Host:a washing machine and drying rack are also very helpful for those travelling for a whilelovely hosts, gorgeous viewour host christine made us feel welcome and gave us breakfast ingredients and even catered for dietary requirementschristine and rob were very friendly and helpful hostswe were made to feel so welcome, even with little ones in towRead more reviewsbeautiful valley viewsclose to the bike trackgreat location a few minutes from centre of mclaren valewalking distance to shops and cafeswell located for wine and beach visits plus outstanding views across the mclaren vale
Once a farmhouse, the Kuitpo Cottage is now a loving home to those that would love exploring the wonders of McLaren Vale and its neighboring towns. It has two bedrooms, one of which has a queen bed and is available upon request.
The Kuitpo Cottage is just a few walks away from the Kuitpo Forest and the K1 winery. This place also offers spectacular views of the Kuitpo Forest and the vineyards that surround it. It is also a 15-minute drive away from McLaren Vale and Willunga wineries. For food lovers, you may want to have a taste of the local cuisine or cook food yourself from Willunga Farmers Market’s local and seasonal fresh produce.
Kuitpo Cottage A Fleurieu House
Top guest reviewsfully stocked kitchen, all the amenities, and a nice warm fireplaceexcellent venue for attending wedding at kuitpo hall just down the roadover the october long weekend we had our wedding at kuitpo hall which is only a small drive down the roadvery comfortable accommodation with great amenitiesour favourite feature besides the beautiful property was the wood fireplacehouse was clean, modern and warmcottage was clean, modern facilities, comfortable bed and delicious, fresh supplies for breakfastthe ambiance and warmth as we walked in was homely and special
Host:good communication with ownerlovely breakfast supplies tothe breakfast supplies was greatly appreciatedeven though t was a winter's weekend the cottage was lovely and warm30second drive to kuitpo hall, great garden for pre wedding photos, and lovely host who left us lovely fresh food!Read more reviewsjust beautifulsecluded, peaceful location in a gorgeous little cottage overlooking lush, green paddockshighly recommend taking advantage of this beautiful well situated propertyit was a beautiful property with lots of great restaurants and things to do nearbywe had such a amazing stay! so relaxing! amazing communication throughout the booking process and over all just a great little get away
Those that love the sea and the waves will also love this place. The Sea and Wine retreat is a newly renovated property that features modern aesthetics and an urban-like feel. Strategically located at the center of Maslin Beach, this place can accommodate up to eight people in its three bedrooms, all of which are fully equipped with a TV and DVD player. The kitchen and the living area also have everything you need to make your stay very worthwhile.
A few walks away from the Sea & Wine Retreat is the Maslin Beach, where you can take a dip at the beach, get a tan, or try your luck and go fishing. It is also a five-minute drive away from McLaren Vale center for you to try the best wines, restaurants, and cafes.
Sea & Wine Retreat, Maslin Beach
If you think that the Sea & Wine Retreat we have mentioned earlier isn’t enough, then here is the “sequel” to the renowned place. The two properties may have their own style and aesthetics, but rest assured that the quality of service and cleanliness of both properties are the same. The Sea & Wine Retreat #2 features four bedrooms that can accommodate up to eight people. The first three bedrooms have queen-size beds while the fourth bedroom has two single beds. The coziness of the living area is assured with its wood-powered fireplace, a 50" flat screen TV and a DVD player.
Sea & Wine Retreat # 2, Maslin Beach
Top guest reviewscomfortable beds, fully-equipped kitchen and relaxing lounge-roomloved our stay here! the house was comfortable, beautifully presented and cleaned to a high standardthe only negative was the water pressure in the showerthe garden is lovely to relax in - our boys loved the chickens and lots of space to run around - our dog also loved the space! the added extras were a nice touch - ie milk, butter and eggsbetter yet, we were able to enjoy our short sojourn as a family, mini schnauzer includedthe house was very clean and comfortablethe property is lovely and clean, spacious and comfortablevery clean comfortable accommodationthe house was lovely and homely, with everything we neededproperty as described - very neat and clean and fresh eggs were a wonderful surprise
Host:adam and megan were welcoming and accommodating, we could not fault their customer service and attention to detailhugely appreciatedspotlessly clean and a fabulous fire going to welcome us on a cold wet daythe owners were very friendly and helpful when booking in and the position was greatthe butter, milk and fresh eggs was a nice touchRead more reviewsvery well locatedgreat location for beach and winery accessjust a short stroll to the beach and only minutes to the wineriesup the road, the beach within walking distance and main street a short drivecomfy beds, good location within striking distance of mclaren vale , willunga attractions
The Tynan Farm accommodation is a dairy farm first, but it is now converted into a place that provides guests to enjoy a serene and peaceful stay with breathtaking views of the Kuitpo Forest. It only has a single bedroom with a king-sized bed and a flat-screen TV. The home surely gives you a very rustic feel just like you’re in the countryside. Plus, it only takes 15 minutes by car to reach the famous vineyards and wineries around McLaren Vale and Willunga.
Tynan Farm Accommodation
Top guest reviewsLoved the privacy and gorgeous viewsEverything was great roomy stylish big comfy bedThe view is absolutely stunningEverything it says on the boxAlthough situated on the property of the ownersBeautiful property very clean and wonderful viewThe brekkie supplies were very handy (and delicious)The accommodation was lovely and spotlessly clean
Host:Amazing host who was really helpful when we contacted them and made excellent recommendations on the areafantastic Alice was a very gracious hostAlice was a great hostHost was very welcoming and always checked in to see if we needed anythingFantastic quick getaway in Kuitpo SecludedRead more reviewsGreat place in a great locationThe log fire warms up the main living areaThe property is absolutely gorgeous and located in a quiet peaceful locationGreat place close to the forrest Only 15 minute drive to popular wineriesIf you are after a private getaway in a tranquil setting and in a beautiful house then this is for you
Jessica’s Place is probably the best place to stay if you want to enjoy every inch of McLaren Vale with only a short walk. This bed and breakfast can accommodate up to 10 people in its 3 bedrooms. It also features a lounge and an entertainment room with a large TV and an entertainment system. The good thing about this place is that a sumptuous basket of fruits and a bottle of local wine awaits you as you check in! As it is located at the heart of McLaren Vale, you only need to walk for a while to reach the best wineries, shops, cafes, and restaurants that this town has to offer.
Jessica's Place - Spacious accommodation located in the heart of McLaren Vale
Top guest reviewscomfortable and plenty of roomwe enjoyed a cosy night in front of the fire and will definitely book againand plenty of room for everyonethe place is very cosy with a nice outdoor arealarge family home with comfortable beds and furniture in a convenient locationthe house was clean and very well stockedthank you very much, pape, fetcher and seccafien familiesunfortunately, the house desperately needed maintenance, especially in the bathrooms and outdoor areas
Host:very good all round , very accomadating - great breakfast provision !!nick and trish were nice enough to allow us to check in earlyfabulous provisions left for us to make sure we didn't go hungry! can't wait to come backwe booked 2 nights but left after 1 as the dust and the mould made us both sickbreakfast was provided which really helped the next morningRead more reviewsgood entertaining areawe found this house well situated ,clean and suitable for our needslittle extras like local wine, fresh fruit and well stocked pannty and fridge were a pleasant surprisebeautiful outdoor dining area would be suitable for entertainingthe house was clean and well provisioned with lots of "goodies" left for us in the pantry, which was much appreciated
Built in the 1870s, this farmhouse-turned-guesthouse offers a very spectacular view over McLaren Vale’s best vineyards and the Willunga Hills as well. It is also very near to the Aldinga Beach, the Willunga town center, and the wineries of McLaren Vale, making it perfect for a weekend excursion with family and friends. The Willunga luxury farmhouse is basically your traditional farmhouse and is located on a 2.5-acre (1.01 hectare) land with vineyards and trees. It has been renovated recently and is fully furnished to accommodate up to 10 guests in its 4 bedrooms.
Willunga Luxury Farmhouse
Top guest reviewswe had 12 people stay but did not feel over crowded at allgreat views, comfortable beds, large, user friendly kitchen, good outdoor furniture for al fresco dining, large hot water tank to cater for multiple showers, a great easter weekend was had by allthe beds are comfy, and we had everything we neededit was clean, spacious, cosy and relaxedall facilities really good, only complaint was not enough tea towels in the kitchen!the house is huge with huge roomsvery clean and easy to love
Host:great location very clean host very helpful when a small unforeseen problem arosegreat communication via owner rebeccagorgeous location amongst the vinesthankyou for having us and definitely a place to celebrate their anniversary each year with their close friendsRead more reviewsthe place is perfectly renovated but still holds the charm of a country farm houseclose to wineries and the shopsjust a short drive to the willunga markets on saturdaythe views from the back are stunning and there are some amazing places for family photosthe combustion heater certainly set the cozy scene and heated the house beautifully there are shops only a 5 ...2 large bathrooms , 2 living spaces 1 which was perfect for a natural light makeup and hair station to service the bride and 6 bridesmaids
Staying in this place is truly a “divine” one! Situated at the heart of McLaren Vale, the Villa D'vine is a three-bedroom home that is very near to the town’s best cafes, restaurants, and wineries. The home can accommodate up to eight people. It has three bedrooms, two of which has queen sized beds and the remaining one with two king-sized beds. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need to cook your own meals. Entertainment is also not a problem as it is fully equipped with TV, DVD player and even a wide variety of movies for a cozy night at the home.
Villa D'Vine - McLaren ValeMclaren Vale, SA, AU
Top guest reviewsthe beds are also comfortable to sleep oneverything was very clean yet homely
Host:communicative with owner was excellentsimone was so accommodating and helpfulour host was very generous and welcomingeverything went smoothly - we received clear instructions from the owner and the house was clean and well-appointedRead more reviewsthe location was greatthe location is very central to the local attractionslovely house in a good locationfantastic property in the perfect locationwe stayed two nights and found villa d’vine to be a perfect location to stay in mclaren vale
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