Offering the perfect blend of old world charm and contemporary luxury, The Playford Hotel is a boutique hotel with 182 individually appointed guestrooms and suites. Centrally located on North Terrace, The Playford Hotel is located on the doorstep of the city’s burgeoning arts, culture and entertainment precinct. Both exciting and sophisticated, Adelaide’s iconic sites are all within walking distance such as Parliament and Government House, the Art Gallery of South Australia, the South Australian Museum, the State Library, Adelaide Casino, Adelaide Festival Centre. Brimming with saturated colours and details inspired by nature, the Playford features an opulent Art Nouveau design style with aesthetic ‘whiplash’ lines and beautiful metalwork. The fascinating interior of the entire hotel, including the guestrooms and suites, is elegantly appointed with designer furnishings and eclectic décor.
The Playford Hotel is also the perfect setting for the Welcome Reception, where guests will enjoy innovative cuisine incorporating fresh South Australian ingredients and an extensive selection of local wines.
The National Wine Centre is a flagship of Australia’s internationally renowned wine industry, acting simultaneously as a cultural and educational centre, and a major tourist attraction. The Centre informs visitors of every aspect of the wine industry, including wine-growing, wine-making and new technologies. It contains an interactive museum, a comprehensive range of wine-tasting facilities, and offices of Australian wine industry organisations.
Situated on the edge of Adelaide's stunning Botanic Gardens, it is a combination of eye-catching architecture and smooth functionality. The Hickinbotham Hall will be the venue for the Conference Dinner and is located on the ground floor of the National Wine Centre, with views and access to the outdoor paved terrace and vineyard. It also features a stunning wooden ceiling that rises 23 metres, as well as beautiful jarrah floorboards and a spectacular rammed earth wall.