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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Charming historical buildings and grounds. A peaceful and quiet setting. Stunning views here plus Mount Lofty Summit itself closeby. All staff were approachable and good humoured. Especially enjoyed the breakfast options offered.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is situated on a hill overlooking Adelaide city. I was fesinated by the history of this hotel. The rooms were impressive with an outdoor setting to enjoy. I like the lounge area where you can bring a book to read or a conversation or even a game of chess. All in all it was an impressive stay.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a gem, delivering a first class experience in an historic setting. I saw this property before it was destroyed in the Ash Wednesday bushfires, saw it after the fire, in which it was devastated, and now it has come back as a wonderful hotel. There was no sign of the rude staff some have commented on, no sign...

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Bacchus Marsh, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

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Tasmania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four couples from around Australia had a fantastic stay at Mount Lofty House, including a wonderful meal at the new Hardy's Verandah Restaurant. The service provided by all the staff, from reception, bar, restaurant and house staff was exceptional. The hotel is unique and a nice break from your CBD hotel, with lovely surroundings and gardens. The only reason I...

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Jesse K, General Manager at Mount Lofty Houses, responded to this review

Hello mera84, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback on Tripadvisor. I am so happy to hear you loved your stay and appreciate your constructive feedback about our breakfast. I have reviewed the site and have requested the site to be updated with clear details about the two different breakfast options we have. Thank you...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently married at MLH and we couldn’t of been happier with the service from start to finish and even more so on our wedding day. We found all staff to be excellent (polite, efficient and helpful), the bartending staff were great and all hard working (special mention to our personal waitress, Georgie), the service was impeccable, the food was...

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Jesse K, General Manager at Mount Lofty Houses, responded to this review

Hello Renae M, Congratulations on your wedding! Thank you for taking the time to share about your experience and I look forward to welcoming you back soon. Many of our couples return for their wedding anniversaries so hopefully I will see you again soon. Regards, Jesse Kornoff General Manager

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We recently celebrated our wedding day here and the day couldn't have been more perfect! The staff and service was absolutely amazing! It rained heavily on our day but the staff made sure everything still ran smoothly and looked amazing! A huge thank you to Megan who is the wedding Coordinator! She did so much to make sure our day...

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Jesse K, General Manager at Mount Lofty Houses, responded to this review

Hello sararodda, Congratulations! I am so happy you had an amazing day and will congratulate Megan on a job well done. I look forward to welcoming you back for your anniversary. All the best, Jesse Kornoff General Manager

Addison, Texas
Reviewed December 10, 2016

Exceptional hotel and amazing place to stay. Superior service by the staff. This hotel was rebuilt following a fire 30 years ago and has just undergone another renovation that has made it much nicer. Restaurant is very nice, the grounds are incredible and the views of South Australia are incredible. Stayed in a suite this last trip, was very nice....

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Jesse K, General Manager at Mount Lofty Houses, responded to this review

Hello sparkyofplano, Thank you for your fantastic review! I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. All the best, Jesse Kornoff General Manager

South Australia
Reviewed December 9, 2016

My wife and I had a wonderful stay here and the highlight was what we considered to be the utmost " Lofty Summit Dining Experience! " by virtue of the fact that the meal at the HVR Hardy's Verandah Restaurant at Mount Lofty House - MGallery Collection was absolutely superb from start to finish and, in addition, so was the...

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Hello levymal, Thank you for your 5 star review! I am so happy you loved our new restaurant and look forward to welcoming you back soon. All the best, Jesse Kornoff General Manager

Adelaide
Reviewed December 4, 2016

My wife and I booked in for one night and upon arrival were immediately amazed at the beautiful grounds and magnificent view. It is surprisingly close to the CBD yet it feels like it is a world away! We love how the renovations have not detracted from the old charm but complimented them well. The food was as good as...

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Jesse K, General Manager at Mount Lofty Houses, responded to this review

Hello Ben1997, Thank you for your five star review! I am so happy you had such a great stay and dinner. I look forward to welcoming you back for the seven course in HVR. The menu changes daily with a total change each month in line with what produce is best at the time, please keep an eye on the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the Adelaide Hills Wine Region, yet just 15 minutes from the Adelaide CBD, historic Mount Lofty House is the premier destination for luxury escapes, overnight accommodation, fine dining, boutique day spa experiences, conference retreats and weddings. Built in 1852 by Arthur Hardy, Mt Lofty House became a venue for the most lavish parties, where Arthur would take great delight in hosting Adelaide's high society. Relax in our Stables Day Spa, or indulge at one of the state's most exciting new formal dining rooms Hardy's Verandah Restaurant. Feeling more adventurous? Explore the 22 acre estate or maybe a glass of our own Sequoia sparkling while looking out over the beautiful Piccadilly Valley. We invite you to discover the tradition, heritage and beauty at Mount Lofty House. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mount Lofty Houses

Address: 74 Mount Lofty Summit Rd, Crafers, South Australia 5152, Australia (Formerly Grand Mercure Mount Lofty House)
Location: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide Hills > Crafers
Price Range: $134 - $261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Mount Lofty Houses 5*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Grand Mercure Mount Lofty House Hotel Crafers
Grand Mercure Mount Lofty Hotel
Mount Lofty Houses Adelaide Hills/Crafers, Australia
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“" Rooms facing east and north have lovely views"”
 of 5 bubbles levymal, Dec 9, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view/ balcony”
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“Rooms on the North side all have a magnificent view.”
 of 5 bubbles 346lynnk, Nov 6, 2016 | Read review
“A balcony room to enjoy the view overlooking the valley”
 of 5 bubbles MarianneS557, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“Not all rooms have views. We were lucky to be in the bridal suite”
 of 5 bubbles JimmyT68, Oct 31, 2016 | Read review
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