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Thorngrove Manor Hotel

Thorngrove Manor Hotel

Check In

Sat 25 Jan 2020

Check Out

Sun 26 Jan 2020


Hotel Highlights

  • A romantic retreat with inspired architecture featuring towers and turrets
  • Creative and artistic décor with private dining experiences
  • Imaginative, individual rooms with privately located entries

Thorngrove Manor Hotel - Luxury Hotel in Adelaide

A quintessential romantic hilltop escape, 20 minutes from the Adelaide city centre

With its distinctive creative architecture, captivating style and contemporary influence, Thorngrove Manor, a recipient of many awards, is one of the world’s outstanding unique hotels. The romantic castle inspired towers and fantasy turrets are clues to its artistic and flamboyant interiors. Antiques, exquisitely crafted rooms and furniture, winding staircases, friezes, stencilled designs and artworks exploit the extraordinarily diverse and idiosyncratic room shapes to create an escapist’s dream.

Imaginative decor renders every room a masterpiece. There is no more ingenious fusion of the contemporary and the baroque anywhere. Enjoy meticulous attention to detail. Every modern facility has been discreetly woven into this romantic wonderland. Privacy is absolute; you may never see the other guests. The discreet personalised dining and comfort levels surpass all five star ratings. Romantics – Thorngrove Manor could be journey's end!

Situated 20 minutes from the Adelaide city centre, in South Australia’s oldest wine region, Thorngrove Manor Hotel, is an idyllic romantic retreat, providing for experiential day trips to Kangaroo Island, Adelaide, Barossa Valley and the Clare Valley. A scenic marked walking trail winds its way to the nearby village of Stirling.

  • 5 rooms
  • 1 restaurant
  • 4 floors

The rooms

Tower Loft

Sleeps: 2 People.

Ascend a spiral staircase within a tower to an enchanted room with antique and bespoke furniture and objet d'art. A QS hand carved bed creates a stunning centrepiece.

Ensuite with roof window, deep porcelain spa bath/sep shower, walk-in wardrobe. Luxurious velvety Axminster carpet, with the best of European luxury textiles. Hand worked crewel embroidered curtains. 48 sqm

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Observatory Suite

Sleeps: 2 People.

A stone spiral staircase entry leads to a romantic tree top retreat. Painted celestial stars shine like jewels in a cobalt sky above a circular spa bath.

Dramatic architectural features, embellished with golden stencils and friezes. Whimsically carved C18th English Oak KS bed. A steeply vaulted timber beamed tower bedroom with panoramic windows with horizon views. 48 sqm

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Castle Chamber

Sleeps: 2 People.

A stone Spiral staircase joins 2 floors. Antique furnishings, hand painted vaulted ceilings, a grand ornamental stone working fireplace and ensuite spa bath.

Private lounge/dining with down-filled winged armchairs. Bedroom with Continental King size C19th carved bed-head. Kitchenette and Juliet-style balcony. Lancet and mullioned windows. "The stuff dreams and fairy-tales are made of." 63 sqm

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Castle Chamber

Sleeps: 2 People.

A stone spiral staircase adjoins the two bedroom levels featuring a whimsical hand-carved KS 4-poster bed and carved Cont KS bed.

French tapestries with luxurious French silk tassels, and decorated vaulted ceilings, a grand stone carved fireplace and ensuite spa bath. 2 bedrooms, 1 kitchenette, balcony and 1 share ground floor bathroom. Max 3 people in 2 KS bed. Not suitable for mobility impaired.

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Queens Chamber

Sleeps: 2 People.

Captivating and enchanting, with adjoining a large terrace with tree top views to horizon. KS 4-poster bed with carved heraldic lions hung with GP&J Baker fabric and French silk tassels.

C18th Sevres, Staffordshire porcelain, and an antique gilt clock display on an 1840 oak cupboard. C18th Dutch candelabra, French tapestries. Scottish antique stained glass windows. Spiral stair access. 64 sqm

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Kings Chamber

Sleeps: 2 People.

Private gated driveway. Entry hall, lounge/dining room and bedroom. Large baronial style open log fire place and antique piano.

European antiques and objet d'art; rare Scottish antique stained glass windows and hand gilded beamed ceiling and shutters. Antique Cont KS hand painted canopy bed with luxury Italian linen. Finest textiles from Liberty and Morris and Co and Scottish leather. 74 sqm

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Key Features

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Join and get 10% off exclusive rates. Plus early check-in and late check-outs among other benefits.

  • Accessible facilities
  • Air conditioning
  • Bell staff/porter
  • broadband wireless
  • Children welcome
  • Continental breakfast
  • DVD/video rental
  • English breakfast
  • Female traveler room/floor
  • Fire safety compliant
  • Free parking
  • Front desk
  • Full service housekeeping
  • High speed internet connection
  • Hotel does not provide pornographic films tv
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Indoor parking
  • Jogging track
  • Laundry/Valet service
  • outdoor
  • Parking fee managed by hotel
  • Pets not allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Safe deposit box
  • Security
  • Wakeup service
  • Wi-Fi is available in the guest rooms only and is free of charge.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • AM/FM radio
  • Balcony/Lanai/Terrace
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Bathtub
  • CD player
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Color television
  • Desk
  • Direct dial phone number
  • DVD player
  • Hairdryer
  • High Definition (HD) Flat Panel Television
  • Internet access
  • King bed
  • Minibar
  • Queen bed
  • Remote control television
  • Safe
  • Self-controlled heating/cooling system
  • Sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Smoke detectors
  • Stereo
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Walk-in closet

Romantic dining- privacy, indulgence and convenience-experience the luxury of private in-room dining for couples. Renowned for fine cuisine and celebrating seasonal abundance, local bio-dynamic, organic produce and ingredients are sourced from local providores and farmers. Dinner is served at guests preferred times. C18th and C19th European antique hallmarked antique silver and the finest antique Irish linen and Sferra linens are featured in unique and individual place settings, continuing a banquet that has lasted through centuries. With a passion for organic produce, Thorngrove grows its own herbs, vegetables, summer fruits and berries. Reservations are required when accommodation is booked, to ensure organic and bio-dynamic produce availability.

Private Dining in-house guests

Meals served: Dinner

Please note that dining is available for in-house guests only. Meals are individually prepared for private dining using the finest organic ingredients of the season- Dinner may only be reserved in advance at the time of booking accommodation. Alternatively there are many fine cafes and restaurants in the local village we are happy to recommend. Alcoholic beverages are not sold- BYO is welcome. Dinner Service utilises the finest antique sterling silver and crystal.


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