Steeped in history, charm and personality, Oaks Hotels & Resorts accommodation in Adelaide offers visitors a wide variety of world class attractions and experiences.
Adelaide is a lively and very liveable city, located approximately 20 minutes by car from Adelaide Airport. Surrounded by parklands, rolling hills and beaches, Adelaide offers an abundance of activities and attractions for all visitors.
Travellers can explore the city on foot or by public transport. There are many popular sites to visit such as the Adelaide Oval and Bradman Collection Museum, National Wine Centre of Australia, the Adelaide Zoo and the South Australian Museum, just to name a few.
Adelaide is home to numerous annual events such as:
- Adelaide Fringe – largest arts event in the Southern Hemisphere
- Clipsal 500 Adelaide – (V8 Supercars)
- Santos Tour Down Under - Cycling
- Australian International Three Day Event – Equestrian
If you enjoy a bit of market shopping, then head to The Adelaide Central Market. You will find plenty of fruit, meat, vegetables and gourmet produce. If you prefer the retail shopping style, then Rundle Mall is perfect for you, with over 600 stores.
The dining scene is also great with many restaurants lining the bustling Gouger and Rundle Streets where the restaurants offer a vast variety of European to South Pacific meals. There are also plenty of other eating precincts including Waymouth Street, Halifax Street, Hutt Street and Leigh Street. Melbourne or O’Connell Street are positioned within North Adelaide and are very popular due to their awesome pubs and restaurants too.
There is more to Adelaide than you think. Take a tram ride just 12kms out of the city and you will come to the beautiful seaside precinct of Glenelg, which is Adelaide’s major beach. Travel by car or take a tour out to the Adelaide wine region, visit famous The Barossa Valley and sample some of the beautiful wines on offer.
Tourists can take a short flight or ferry ride over to Kangaroo Island which is a scenic place to visit with magnificent cliff structures and clear, secluded beaches. You might be lucky enough to see the sea lions and penguins and possibly whales in the winter months.
Adelaide is a wonderful place with so many sites to see. Stay at an Oaks Hotels & Resort property today and enjoy all that this beautiful city has to offer.
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Located within walking distance from the city, this popular zoo has plenty to see and do. The beautiful South East Asian rainforest is a must see and the kids can enjoy the Children's Zoo which has a petting area and nursery.
With almost fifty wineries in the area, The Barossa is the most well known wine growing region in Australia. Only a 30 minutes drive from Adelaide you can experience some beautiful scenery, stop at some of the towns and wineries and taste some of the delicious wines available.
Explore the Island by taking a one-day tour from Adelaide. Kangaroo Island has some beautiful soaring cliffs, forests, sand dunes and wetlands. Depending on the time of year you travel to the Island, you may be able to see the Australia Sea-Lions and little penguins.
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Is an oasis in the cosmopolitan heart of the city. This 16-hectare historical garden features stunning collections of plants including Australian natives, exotics and ornamental plants.
Adelaide Central Market
The Adelaide Central Market buzzes with life and colour all year round and is a special place for the regulars, who wouldn't shop anywhere else.
Haigh's Chocolates Visitors Centre
Enjoy special chocolate tastings, see chocolates being made and discover the heritage behind Haigh's, Australia's oldest chocolate manufacturer, where chocolate is handmade.
National Wine Centre Of Australia
Proving visitors with the opportunity to enjoy wine and winemaking from the ground up, visitors are can taste the extensive selection of Australia wines in the Centre's Concourse Cafe, which is open daily for wine tastings, wine sales and lunches.
Art Gallery Of South Australia
The gallery's permanent display of Australian art is outstanding, enabling you to track the development of Australian art from the colonial period to the present day.
Adelaide City Highlights Tour
From the city to the beach, experience the cosmopolitan life of Adelaide as you tour through our beautiful city, to the popular seaside town of Glenelg.
Adelaide Central Market Tour
Home to 80 stalls, shops and cafés selling the freshest of produce direct from the growers and wholesale markets.
Panda Insights & Inspirations Tour
Meet the only Giant Pandas in the Southern Hemisphere, Wang Wang & Funi™ at the Adelaide Zoo.
Adelaide Hills and Hahndorf Tour
On your tour, experience the beauty of South Australia's countryside and wildlife before exploring Australia's oldest German Settlement, Hahndorf and visit the spectacular Adelaide Hills.
Victor Harbor & McLaren Vale Highlights Tour
Explore Adelaide’s Southern Vales and beaches on this great day tour.
River Murray Highlights Tour
Cruise the River Murray enjoying the magnificent landscapes of this picturesque region. Relax while taking a cruise on the historic River Murray and gain an insight into this unique river system.
Kangaroo Island Highlights
See all of the major attractions Kangaroo Island has to offer.