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Featured Motels in Adelaide

Ensenada Motor Inn and Suites
4 out of 5
13 Colley Terrace, Glenelg, SA
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The price is $76 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30

Located in Glenelg, this beach motel is steps from The Beachhouse, Moseley Square, and Bay Discovery Centre. Glenelg Beach and Glenelg Jetty are also within ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (943 reviews)

"Easy access, secure parking, friendly staff, clean comfy rooms, good brekky, great price."…"

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2020

Ensenada Motor Inn and Suites
Nightcap at Watermark Glenelg
3.5 out of 5
631 Anzac Highway, Glenelg North, SA
The price is $58 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2

Located in Glenelg North, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of The Beachhouse, Glenelg Beach, and Glenelg Jetty. West Beach is 1.5 mi (2.5 km) away.

4.1/5Very Good! (208 reviews)

"Location to family and the Glenelg precinct. Staff were very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Nightcap at Watermark Glenelg
Stables Boutique Motel
3.5 out of 5
74 Main Street, Hahndorf, SA
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The price is $80 per night from Oct 6 to Oct 7

Located in Hahndorf, this motel is 10 mi (16.1 km) from Mount Lofty Botanic Garden.

4.5/5Wonderful! (188 reviews)

"Lovely friendly service. Room was spacious & very clean. Had everything you would need. Great location. Will definitely stay here again & strongly recommend to others."…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Stables Boutique Motel

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Manna by Haus
4 out of 5
25 Main Street, Hahndorf, SA
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The price is $102 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2

Located in Hahndorf, this motel is 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Yantaringa Reserve and within 6 mi (10 km) of Engelbrook Reserve and Mylor Conservation Park. Grasby ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (858 reviews)

"Location in the centre of town good, neat and tidy"…"

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

Manna by Haus
Serafino McLaren Vale
4 out of 5
39 Kangarilla Road, McLaren Vale, SA
The price is $83 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30

Located in McLaren Vale, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Primo Estate and Maxwell Wines. Tapestry Wines and Wirra Wirra Vineyards are also within 2 mi (3 ...

4.4/5Excellent! (388 reviews)
surprise birthday

"we had a great stay, my wifes 70th birthday, 2 surprise days, first with our family and the second day with our friends. The rooms were spacious, clean and well presented. The grounds are exceptional, too cold for the pool though. The cellar staff were great, friendly and informative. A definite ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

Serafino McLaren Vale
Adelaide Inn
3.5 out of 5
160 O Connell Street, North Adelaide, SA
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The price is $70 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5

This family-friendly Adelaide motel is located in the entertainment district, within a 15-minute walk of Adelaide Aquatic Centre and St Peter's Cathedral. Adelaide ...

4/5Very Good! (987 reviews)

"Very nice place to stay."…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Adelaide Inn
McLaren Vale Motel & Apartments
4 out of 5
Cnr Main Road &, Caffrey Street SA (Motel), McLaren Vale, SA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $83 per night from Sep 30 to Oct 1

Located in McLaren Vale, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Maxwell Wines and Tapestry Wines. D'Arenberg Wines and Primo Estate are also within 3 mi (5 ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (435 reviews)

"This place was very clean. The kitchen in the standard room was small but sufficient for snack making etc."…"

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

McLaren Vale Motel & Apartments
Atlantic Tower Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
760 Anzac Highway, Glenelg, SA
The price is $66 per night from Oct 11 to Oct 12

Located in Glenelg, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of The Beachhouse, Glenelg Beach, and Glenelg Jetty. Brighton Beach and West Beach are also within ...

4.3/5Excellent! (990 reviews)

"We had a blast. Bed was comfy, plenty of room and quiet through the night. Waking up to the dunrise was excellent"…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Atlantic Tower Motor Inn
Highlander Hotel
3 out of 5
647 North East Road, Gilles Plains, SA
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The price is $61 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30

Located in Gilles Plains, this motel is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Tea Tree Plaza and within 9 mi (15 km) of Adelaide Oval and Adelaide Zoo. Adelaide Botanic Gardens ...

3.9/5Very Good! (370 reviews)

"Great spa bath, big room, comfortable bed, nice continental breakfast. Didn't offer room service or have a microwave, but they have an onsite restaurant."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Highlander Hotel
Buffalo Motor Inn
3.5 out of 5
766 Anzac Highway, Glenelg, SA
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The price is $67 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30

Located in Glenelg, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of The Beachhouse and Glenelg Beach. Glenelg Jetty and West Beach are also within 2 mi (3 km).

4.1/5Very Good! (475 reviews)

"had a room at the back nice and quiet close to beach and restaurants and pubs easy to find and access"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Buffalo Motor Inn
The Lodge by Haus
3.5 out of 5
35-a Main Street, Hahndorf, SA
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The price is $82 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30

Located in Hahndorf, this motel is 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Yantaringa Reserve and within 6 mi (10 km) of Engelbrook Reserve and Mylor Conservation Park. Grasby ...

4.2/5Very Good! (337 reviews)

"Great location roughly center of town, heated pool, main pub in town directly in front 60 meters in front of hotel"…"

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

The Lodge by Haus
Adelaide Royal Coach
4 out of 5
24 Dequetteville Terrace, Kent Town, SA
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The price is $55 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 4

Located in Kent Town, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Rymill Park, Rundle Mall, and University of Adelaide. Adelaide Botanic Gardens and Victoria Square ...

3.9/5Good! (993 reviews)

"Pool is under renovation so there’s no access. Check in staff were pleasant and helpful, staff on subsequent days weren’t as friendly. Plug for the bath was old and cracked, we asked for a replacement and was told to just put a face washer over it instead. Beds were comfortable, we upgraded to the ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Adelaide Royal Coach
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Other property types in Adelaide

Oaks Glenelg Plaza Pier Suites

Oaks Glenelg Plaza Pier Suites

4.5 out of 5
16 Holdfast Promenade Glenelg, Glenelg, SA
The price is $95 per night from Oct 11 to Oct 12
4.2/5Excellent! (2,249 reviews)

"Great location, close to shops and restaurants. Close to the beach"…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Oaks Glenelg Plaza Pier Suites
iStay Precinct Adelaide

iStay Precinct Adelaide

4.5 out of 5
185 Morphett Street, Adelaide, SA
The price is $76 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
4.1/5Very Good! (2,282 reviews)

"Friendly helpful staff, nice clean modern rooms. Unable to use some of the facilities due to current Covid situation which was a bit disappointing but not the fault of iStay"…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

iStay Precinct Adelaide
InterContinental Adelaide

InterContinental Adelaide

5 out of 5
North Terrace, Adelaide, SA
The price is $106 per night from Oct 11 to Oct 12
4.4/5Wonderful! (960 reviews)

"Location perfect and staff highly professional. Many eateries within walking distance and Adelaide Oval so close."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

InterContinental Adelaide
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Adelaide Motels for the Frugal Traveler

You can select from 54 low-cost motels in Adelaide among the more than 732 lodging choices. When you pick one of these budget-friendly accommodations, there might not be abundant amenities like you'd find at a traditional hotel but you'll save more cash to use on your vacation.

Because you'll save on your room price, you can enjoy more of what Adelaide has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Adelaide Festival Centre, Government House, and Rundle Mall.

Fun fact: Introduced in the early 1950s, customized neon signs often lit up the roadside motels, and you can see these today along the historic U.S. Route 66. When you stay at a motel, you're likely to find an outdoor pool and free parking.

Below are some of Expedia customers' recommended Adelaide motels available to book:

Adelaide Inn

  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Adelaide Oval and Government House.
  • Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Haven Marina

  • A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free parking are available during your stay.
  • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of Glenelg Beach and West Beach.

Adelaide Paringa

  • Enjoy access to the free WiFi and parking, as well as room amenities like an LCD TV.
  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Rundle Mall and Art Gallery of South Australia.

Atlantic Tower Motor Inn

  • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of Glenelg Beach and West Beach.
  • Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay.

The MAC Boutique Hotel

  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Victoria Square and Adelaide Oval.
  • Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, along with in-room amenities like a refrigerator.

Things to Do in Adelaide

While you're exploring this romantic, family-friendly area, take time to enjoy the top-notch restaurants. Those who've visited Adelaide love its shops, museums, and festivals.

Here are some popular places:

  • Adelaide Festival Centre
  • Government House
  • Rundle Mall

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Adelaide Botanic Gardens
  • Henley Beach
  • Glenelg Beach

You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

  • Adelaide Zoo
  • The Beachhouse
  • Adelaide Aquatic Centre

Adelaide is also known for its:

  • Sports
  • Parks
  • Casino gaming

Best Time to Visit Adelaide

Determine the perfect time for your visit to Adelaide by reviewing the seasonal weather details below:
  • The hottest months are typically January and February, while July and August are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 86° F and nighttime temperatures average 56° F
  • April-June: 76° F is the daytime average and 46° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 69° F and nighttime averages are around 45° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 84° F during the day and 49° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 21.02 inches in a year

How to Get to Adelaide and Around the Area

Adelaide Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Adelaide, SA (ADL) Airport 4 mi (6.5 km)
Munno Para Station Metro Station 18.3 mi (29.4 km)
Adelaide Station Train Station 0.1 mi (0.1 km)
Pirie Street Tram Station Train Station 0.4 mi (0.6 km)
Adelaide Mile End Station Train Station 1.1 mi (1.8 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Adelaide?
By saving on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in Adelaide. Not-to-be-missed sights include Rundle Mall, Adelaide Oval, and Henley Beach.
What is a motel?
At most motels, you’ll often find free parking and an outdoor pool. When you stay at a motel, you’ll usually access your room directly from the parking lot. In the U.S., motels became more commonplace at the end of the 1940s with the popularity of car travel and road trip vacations, peaking in the 1960s with over 60,000 properties.
What are the best motels in Adelaide?
Stables Boutique Motel: Enjoy access to the coffee shop, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Ensenada Motor Inn and Suites: Free WiFi, free parking, and a terrace are available during your stay. You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of Glenelg Beach and Glenelg Jetty. Manna by Haus: Enjoy the in-room kitchenette, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Nightcap at Watermark Glenelg: You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of Glenelg Beach and Glenelg Jetty. 3 restaurants, 3 bars, and free WiFi are available during your stay. Serafino McLaren Vale: Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
What things can I to do in Adelaide?
Enjoy the fascinating museums in this romantic, family-friendly area while you’re sightseeing. Those who’ve visited Adelaide speak highly of its shops, festivals, and restaurants. Some popular places to visit include Rundle Mall, Adelaide Oval, and Henley Beach. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Glenelg Beach, Brighton Beach, and Victoria Square. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Adelaide Zoo, The Beachhouse, and South Australian Museum.
What's the seasonal weather like in Adelaide?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in Adelaide to help you plan yours. The hottest months are usually January and February with an average temp of 71°F, while the coldest months are July and August with an average of 54°F. Average annual precipitation for Adelaide is 19 inches.
What are my options for getting around Adelaide when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about getting around Adelaide to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Adelaide, SA Airport (ADL), which is located 4 mi (6.5 km) away. Head over to Munno Para Station for metro transit.

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