The Playford Adelaide MGallery by Sofitel

Location: South Australia | Australia

Price guide: £££££ Less than £100 per person per night

Oozing classical elegance, The Playford Adelaide MGallery by Sofitel is a boutique Art Nouveau hotel offering a blend of traditional style and contemporary luxury. Its convenient location close to the airport and some of Adelaide’s top attractions makes it perfect for exploring the city, while its restaurant offers award-winning cuisine that captures South Australia’s well-deserved foodie reputation.
Perfect forA few days exploring the cultural sights and attractions of Adelaide.
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  • Beautiful, stylish rooms
  • Delicious local cuisine and wines
  • Lovely pool
  • Attractions, shops and restaurants on the doorstep

Recommended for...

  • City Hotel
  • Family-friendly
  • Food & Wine
  • Luxury Hotel

Hotel Overview

Sense of Place

The hotel sits in the heart of Adelaide’s vibrant North Terrace, within easy reach of many of the city's attractions. 

Rooms at The Playford Adelaide

The 182 luxurious and beautiful rooms are spread across seven floors, each with smart furnishings and a stylish splash of colour to match the hotel’s arty style. For a splurge, the Loft Suite offers a living area and kitchenette and has an elegant staircase leading up to a secluded loft room.

Food & Drink

Head chef Ms Tania Taukume is widely acclaimed for her award-winning cuisine, incorporating high quality South Australia ingredients and an extensive wine selection featuring local specialties. If you’re celebrating a special occasion, try the chef’s delectable five-course degustation menu.

The Playford Lounge Bar offers snacks and regular live music, while the hotel also houses its own indoor pool, fitness centre, sauna and Jacuzzi.


Take a dip in the indoor pool, or head to the fitness centre, sauna and Jacuzzi to work out or unwind. 

Activities at The Playford Adelaide

The hotel is handily close to the river and Adelaide’s cultural highlights, including the Festival Theatre, Parliament House, several museums and the major shopping and restaurant precincts. Take out one of the free bicycles to fully explore the city’s pulsating streets.

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