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O'Connell Inn

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Stopped 3 nights while visiting family. Chef made dessert to individual order for our table. His specials were really special. All staff called us by name, even my guests. Room v.comfortable. free city bus street away. Country in the City.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Have staid at the O'Connell in on a couple of occasions, it is quiet and the staff are very friendly and is in a good location on the main st of North Adelaide and just a short walk to many of the excellent eateries in the area. The rooms are basic and roomy , some of which are in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for the A League Grand Final weekend. It is located outside of the city and the family room was massive which included a spacious bathroom. The location was quiet and on a street with a large variety of restaurants, pubs and a cinema. The service was great. We were unsure of the time we would arrive because we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Stayed 1 night, rooms are comfortable and spacious the bathroom upgrade is great and the shower is impressive.Staff were friendly and helpful.Close to nice restaurants and coffee shops.Good price for the room.Only no lights over the mirror in bathroom for makeup.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for a conference. I was honestly more comfortable than in some 5 star hotels. The room was spacious, the bed comfortable, the room spotlessly clean, the wifi good. I ate in the restaurant and the food and service were excellent. After work, I walked to Rundle Mall- not too long a stroll. Great value for money!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

We were just passing through Adelaide on our way to Alice Springs, and needed a place to rest for the night. This fit the bill nicely. Comfortable bed, in-room fridge and tea service, and free parking in a good location all added up to a good night's sleep. The area was filled with people walking, and there seemed to be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

A great location with comfortable rooms. In town but minimal noise disturbance. Restaurant was good. Quiet enough to actually have a conversation and we received fantastic service. Food was simple but good. Definitely staying again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Our race team stay here every year and it really is a home away from home. The staff are so accommodating and friendly and it is a pleasure to stay here. The rooms are a generous size and very clean, close proximity to a huge range of restaurants although you need not go far as they have a great chef... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

We came from Prairie hotel in Parachilna and found out this hotel was run by the same persons. The quality of te rooms is excellent and the rooms are tastefully decorated. The staff is very frindly and helpsome. The location is good in the heart of North Adelaide.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights at beginning of March, room was very nice, very spacious, bed was comfortable, unbelievably nice shower, genuinely quality room. Pros: - Fantastic room & bathroom - Parking facilities were very good - Wi Fi was fast, no complaints thee - Service was absolutely fantastic, had a minor issue involving a wedding ring, the lady... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The O'Connell Inn is located in cosmopolitan North Adelaide amongst lively cafes, pubs and restaurants. This boutique property of 24 spacious guest suites was acquired by the Fargher family from the Prairie Hotel, Parachilna (Flinders Ranges). The hotel combines the ease of a city location with the warmth of country hospitality. Generous-sized, quiet rooms with private bathrooms, a central guest atrium and friendly staff make this a pleasant and peaceful city stay. An added bonus is off-street parking & WIFI at no additional cost. Guest facilities include a restaurant, bar and laundry. The light-filled, east facing restaurant and alfresco dining area is open each morning (excluding public holidays) serving espresso coffee, Tbar teas and full range of breakfast choices from the a la carte menu. The O'Connell Inn uses local free range eggs and are able to cater for gluten and dairy free dietary requirements. Bed and Breakfast packages are available for individuals and groups. The close proximity to the city, frequency of public transport into the city and access to free 'City Bikes' gives you the opportunity to leave the car behind and explore this beautiful city in a number of different ways. The city's premier sporting, entertainment & arts venues are all within 3km, including the Entertainment Centre (2.8Km), Festival Theatre (2.1Km), Art Gallery of SA and the Adelaide Cultural Precinct (2.6Km) on North Terrace. The new Adelaide Oval (1.7Km) is a short walk, the Piccadilly Cinema is next door, Glenelg (14km), surrounding beaches and Adelaide Airport (9.1Km) are 10 to 20 minutes drive. The O'Connell Inn is Adelaide's gateway to the Flinders Ranges & Outback and in easy distance to Barossa & Clare Valleys, Adelaide Hills, McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Peninsula for day trips out and about. ... more   less 

Additional Information about O'Connell Inn

Address: 197-199 O'Connell St | North Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5006, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide
Price Range: $96 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — O'Connell Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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