The city of Adelaide is the capital of South Australia, and one of the largest cities in the entire country. It served as an early example of cultural freedom and diversity, and that legacy has led to a truly wide variety of things to do that travellers from anywhere in the world can enjoy. The available holiday rentals are similarly diverse, so finding a unique Adelaide accommodation specifically catered to your needs may be easier than you'd think.
Where to book your accommodation in Adelaide
As one of the largest cities in the country, you can expect a wide variety of options when you're looking for accommodation in Adelaide. You can book your stay near the city centre or you may be more interested in Adelaide's west coast where you'll find sandy beaches and the Gulf St Vincent. No matter where you book your stay, you can expect an entertaining collection of attractions available, and thanks to the city's public transit, you can easily visit destinations around town that are a bit further away from your rental.
Booking accommodation in Adelaide's city centre
Adelaide's city centre was built on a grid system in accordance to historical surveyor William Light. This densely populated area is surrounded on all sides by parks with the A21 highway acting as a border. Inside, you'll find attractions such as the Adelaide Zoo and the Rundle Mall. Holiday accommodation in the city centre tends to be higher-end with new luxury apartments readily available. While you may find a handful of houses, most rentals are apartments with 1- to 3-bedroom layouts best suited for couples or small families. Even without the space of a house, you'll still find full kitchens in most options.
Finding holiday homes on the Adelaide coast
On the west side of town, you'll find the coastline of Gulf St Vincent. Along this shore, you can enjoy a wide variety of beaches such as Henley Beach and West Beach. There are also numerous golf clubs in the area with some overlooking the water to add an extra level of ambience to the spectacular greens. It's easier to find spacious holiday homes in Adelaide when you're looking by the coast as beach holidays are frequently family-oriented, but you can also find romantic couple's retreats where you can watch the sunset over the gulf.
Top picks for a luxury accommodation in Adelaide
Finding luxury accommodation is a lot easier if you have an idea of what kind of properties are available, and as Adelaide is one of the most popular destinations in the country, there are plenty of options. Whether you're travelling alone, as a couple or with the whole family, you're sure to find an accommodation that fits your desired holiday experience. Take a look at some of the top picks for Adelaide, and discover what kind of amenities the best rentals in town typically feature.
Apartment accommodation in Adelaide's city centre
If you're looking to take a couple's retreat in an Adelaide city-centre accommodation, this apartment might be the perfect spot. Its central location will put you close to a variety of attractions like the zoo and several local parks. There's a single bedroom with room for 2, but the apartment itself is fairly spacious. You'll find a fully equipped kitchen and a washer and dryer inside. Additionally, you'll find public transport available right outside the building, so you can get anywhere in Adelaide quickly and easily.
Beachfront holiday accommodation by Glenelg
On Adelaide's western coast, you'll find this beachfront cottage by Glenelg. There are just 2 bedrooms in this cottage, but there's room enough for 7 to sleep with a queen-size bed, a double bed, a single bed and a sofa bed available. It's located directly on the coast, so the beach is just a few steps away. From the cottage, you can gaze out into the water and enjoy the sounds of the waves lulling you to sleep each night.