Why Adelaide is the perfect destination spot for couples

Romance is truly in the air.

Marrying a vibrant arts and culture scene with a tranquil atmosphere, Adelaide is undoubtedly an ideal destination for a romantic escape.

Its natural landscapes make for a stunning backdrop for romantic strolls and intimate picnics, while the city’s vibrant arts and culture scene offers plenty of date opportunities to explore galleries, museums, and theatres.

Pair that with several divine accommodations on offer for a truly romantic getaway, couples would be wise to stay in Adelaide.

That’s exactly why we’ve curated an edit of some of the most romantic getaways in the city for your consideration.

The best romantic getaways in Adelaide for 2024


Mayfair Hotel

Adelaide CBD

Located in the heart of Adelaide for easy exploring, this luxurious hotel is set within a heritage-listed, renovated building to capture the true charm of the state. Overlooking Rundle Mall and just a mere 200 metres from the Art Gallery of South Australia, there’s much to do and see here.

Key features:

  • Free WiFi
  • A restaurant and lounge bar
  • 55-inch flat-screen TV
  • Fitness centre




If it’s an escape from the busyness of life you’re looking for, this little sanctuary tucked behind a historic corner shop in a quiet, leafy suburb is for you. The home has been designed with calmness in mind for true R&R.

Key features:

  • Pet-friendly retreat
  • Linen-clad king bed
  • Courtyard waterfall


Hotel Indigo

Adelaide Markets

Perfectly located in the heart of the market precinct, spend your days exploring, soaking in the pool, or indulging in locally sourced South Australian seafood at the sophisticated onsite restaurant and rooftop bar during your stay.

Key features:

  • Floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Plush bedding
  • Artistic styling


Juniper Grove

Norton Summit

Right on the outskirts of the city sits this little log cabin with floor-to-ceiling wood, plenty of board games, cozy flax-linen sheets, and more as you cosy up for a relaxing retreat. You’re also surrounded by two acres of forest, creek land, and natural beauty to set the mood.

Key features:

  • Two fireplaces
  • Heated floor tiles
  • Locally stocked kitchen
  • Rain-style shower and a freestanding bath


The Playford

Adelaide CBD

This award-winning, 5-star hotel is located in the heart of Adelaide for a vibrant North Terrace stay. It’s close by to the Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide Casino, Adelaide Oval and Rundle Mall for fun dates and days packed with exploring.

Key features:

  • Classically designed rooms
  • Marble en suite bathroom
  • 24-hour fitness centre with a heated pool and sauna

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