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Bowral, Australia
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Reviewed 3 October 2015

We have visited Adelaide many times before but had never stayed at anything like the Playford.We arrived early to drop our bags ( mid morning ) & to our surprise & delight our room was ready. As we had got up very early to catch our flight from Sydney it was great to be able to recharge our batteries in... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

We stayed at the Playford for a conference visit and almost everything about this hotel is excellent. The staff were immensely friendly and helpful, and the hotel was impeccably clean. There is a pillow menu, which is always amusing and I'm sure very handy for those with particular preferences. The only downside was that our 'view' was into a service... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

Lovely hotel close to Rundle Mall. Large rooms with nice fittings and good size bathroom. Staff very extremely helpful and used the clients names every time. Lounge bar food and drinks good however the restaurant dining room had a fantastic tasting menu with matched wines. The service in the dining room was extremely good and buffet breakfast was also very... More 

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Nerang Qld Australia
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

After not visiting the Playford for some time, I was really interested to see if much had changed, but thankfully it had not. I once again thoroughly enjoyed my stay, and dinner in the restaurant was excellent. I must say the location is great, the service was excellent and overall the Playford certainly does not disappoint at all. Highly recommended.

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Mission Beach, Australia
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Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights as an Accor Club member. Check in was very efficient without fuss and although there was a slight descrepency in the bill upon checkout the issues was resolved without fuss. Breakfast was very good as was dinner

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Reviewed 28 September 2015

I honestly cannot recall a hotel in which all the staff members seemed so happy and excited to work. Their enthusiasm was genuine and the customer service was truly exceptional. The lobby and rooms felt a bit dated although by no means run down. Reminded me a bit of old school Vegas - lots of gold and huge chandeliers. The... More 

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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Exceptional staff, the rooms were very high standard and the food was great. Only stayed two nights for work but I look forward to coming back. Hot tip on the room service, order the steak with a side of chips!

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Reviewed 28 September 2015

I love staying at the Playford. The staff couldn't do more to assist you. The rooms are amazing. The spa suits on the 6th floor are spectacular to have two rooms to move and a stunning balcony to drink in the North Terrace views. The restaurant is amazing and recommend getting the degestation dinner where after a few questions the... More 

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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 

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Address: 120 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide
Price Range: $149 - $353 (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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#1 Family Hotel in Adelaide
#2 Business Hotel in Adelaide
#2 Romantic Hotel in Adelaide
#2 Luxury Hotel in Adelaide
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“I think all the rooms are lovely but if you want a view ask to be at the front.”
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“The breakfast in the restaurant is a luxurious must. Loft rooms "without" a view are quieter.”
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“Great staff to assist, small suite, tops with spa.”
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