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The Playford - MGallery by Sofitel

120 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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  • Adelaide Metro Free City Connector Bus and Tram
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  • 5 star hotel
  • Pool
Reviewed 2 days ago
Great Adelaide Hotel
We stayed here for three nights. Our room was a loft room so it... more
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for three nights. Our room was a loft room so it had great space, although not much of a view. The hotel is well located with the tram stop just out the front, and railway station opposite. Its a short walk to the fresh food markets which are a must do.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one night at the end of our drive of the Great Ocean Road. As soon as we pulled up and got out of our car, someone from reception was there to help with our luggage and to check us in, I can't recall his full name but one of his names is Yoon and he was...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to this hotel. The reception staff and concierge were very welcoming, helpful and efficient. The room was as to be expected from a hotel of this quality. The very comfortable bath was a bonus. The wi-fi was also excellent and included in our price. The position was extremely convenient; easy strolling distance to Rundle Mall...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed in a king spa suite with a balcony. Could not open the sliding door day or night to take advantage of having fresh air into the room, because the room faced into a side street opposite a multi level car park, and constant noise came into the room from exhaust machinery. And, a dozen or so commercial garbage bins...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for one night on business. Have also stayed here previously. Quaint and charming hotel and restaurant. Extremely convenient location on North Terrace and can walk to either business meetings in the city or to a range of nearby dining out options. Adelaide railway station precinct opposite. Very comfortable and quiet room. Front desk service friendly and very efficient....

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1Thank Michael C
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Such a lovely hotel and lovelier staff. The bathroom must be brand new, it's stunning, the bed and pillow dreamily comfortable and the room spacious. I wanted for nothing except maybe a nicer outlook but that just comes with the design of the building leaving the 'inside' rooms with a private but average outlook - no big deal really unless...

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1Thank mrsgoo1234
Maribyrnong, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Playford is a beautiful hotel with great facilities, spacious rooms and superb decor. It is in a great location on North Terrace opposite the train station and Convention Centre. Reception, concierge and housekeeping staff were excellent, however the restaurant and bar staff were quite poor and very inexperienced. Some focus on their training is desperately needed!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely and convent hotel would highly recommend especially having a guest in house laundry. Great room service and lovely breakfast. Pool spa and gym area was great. Short walk to the zoo and tram and train station directly across the road.

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Tomerong
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a 3 night stay for my partner's birthday. The hotel was luxurious and the staff were very accomodating. Every time you walked through the doors no matter what time of day it was the staff always acknowledged your presence. We had dinner in our room on our last night and the meal was amazing. I would definitely stay...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for 4 nights between christmas and new year. We stayed in a suite, it has large living room with 2 sofas a desk and a balcony. The bedroom is also big and has a spa bath which is very nice to soak in. The bed is comfortable. It has 2 tv(one in each room). It...

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Playford, MGallery by Sofitel, is a boutique five-star hotel located in the heart of Adelaide on the vibrant North Terrace. Offering the perfect blend of classical style and contemporary luxury, the stunning Art Nouveau ambience flows through all 182 beautifully appointed guestrooms, studio spa suites and New York style loft suites. 24-hour guest facilities include a fully equipped Health Club with indoor heated pool, spa and sauna, business centre and guest laundry. Located only 9km from Adelaide International Airport and ideally situated within walking distance to the Festival Theatre, Convention Centre, Adelaide Casino, Parliament House and the central business district. Recent accolades include: 'Best Luxury Accommodation' South Australian Tourism Awards 2015 with induction into the Hall of Fame 'Best Deluxe Accommodation' Australian Hotels Association Awards 2015 'Best Restaurant Accommodation Division' Australian Hotels Association Awards 2015 with induction into the Hall of Fame 'Best Restaurant in a Hotel' South Australian Restaurant and Catering Awards 2015 'Two Glass Winner' Gourmet Traveller Wine List of the Year Awards 2015 Judged Australia's Best Luxury Hotel ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Playford - MGallery by Sofitel

Address: 120 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide
Price Range: $160 - $383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Playford - MGallery by Sofitel 5*
Number of rooms: 182
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Also Known As:
The Sebel Playford Adelaide Hotel Adelaide
Sebel Playford Adelaide
Sebel Playford Hotel Adelaide
The Playford - MGallery By Sofitel Adelaide, South Australia
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#2 Business Hotel in Adelaide
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Adelaide
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