Where heritage meets luxury.
Mount Lofty House is a unique and stunning venue, and the ideal location to host a focused and creative retreat. Only 15 minutes from Adelaide CBD and 20 minutes from the Adelaide airport, you will feel a million miles away.
This beautiful 170 year old iconic heritage manor built in 1852 by prominent statesman Arthur Hardy is the highest standard accommodation on mainland South Australia. It is home to 3 Chef Hat Restaurant, a luxurious day spa, the state’s highest altitude vineyard, and gateway to 5 world famous wine regions within 50 kilometres.
Inspirational Piccadilly Valley views, revitalising atmosphere and unique areas allows Mount Lofty House to offer an unparalleled level of Corporate Retreat in South Australia.
The venue is purpose-designed for Meetings, Corporate Retreats, Incentive Experiential Events and Experimental Dinners from 2 guests right through to a sit-down dinner for 200.
All conference spaces have been refurbished including 12 additional open fires, bars in both large event spaces, BOSE sound systems and all built in AV.
Adelaide Hills, 15mins from CBD and 30mins from Adelaide Airport.
Best way to get travel to Mount Lofty House is by private vehicle or private transfer. Local points of interest include Mount Lofty Botanical Gardens (walk in walking distance), Cleland Wildlife Park (7min drive), Mount Lofty Summit Lookout (3min drive).
Onsite guest car parking available free of charge
Corporate Retreats, Conferences, Weddings, Special occasions.
WHAT CAN GUESTS ENJOY THE VENUE:
Natural light, access to outdoor gardens from conference room, breakout rooms, views overlooking Piccadilly Valley, customised menu options.
DOES A VENUE HIRE FEE APPLY?
WHAT IS THE LATEST TIME THE VENUE WILL ALLOW AN EVENT TO RUN?
ARE THERE ADDITIONAL COSTS (ie: security, staffing, service charges etc)
Service charge will apply on public holidays.
DOES THE VENUE ALLOW OUTSIDE CATERING?
No, there is a dedicated banquet team and kitchen onsite.
CAN UNDERAGE GUEST ATTEND EVENTS? ARE THERE ANY RULES / RESTRICTIONS AROUND THIS?
Underage guests must be accompanied by parent to enter our venue.
CAN GUESTS STYLE / DECORATE THE EVENT SPACE?
Yes. We also provide guests a list of preferred suppliers to assist them in theming the event.
DOES THE VENUE SET UP FURNITURE?
Yes, the venue events team will set up furniture that is property of Mount Lofty House. If additional furniture / theming is hired in then the supplier or client will be responsible for setting this up.
IS THERE AUDIO VISUAL (AV)?
Yes – There is an in house BOSE system. All other AV can be hired at a cost.
IS THERE A STAGE?
IS THERE A DANCE FLOOR?
IS THERE SPACE FOR A LIVE BAND?
Yes. It is a condition of the hotel that they must plug in into the BOSE System.
DO YOUR CONFERENCE / EVENT SPACES FEATURE NATURAL LIGHT?
DOES THE VENUE ALLOW EXTERNAL MUSIC? (live bands, DJs etc)
DO ANY OF YOUR EVENT SPACES HAVE ACCESS TO AN OUTDOOR AREA?
DOES THE VENUE HAVE WHEELCHAIR ACCESS?
WHAT TIME IS THE VENUE LICENSED UNTIL?
WHAT ARE THE DEPOSIT TERMS?
30% of contracted value upfront to secure date/s.
DO YOU OFFER FREE WIFI?
MEETING & EVENT SPACES INCLUDE:
8 (boardroom) / 8 (banquet style)
JOHN RICHARDSON ROOM
29 (boardroom) / 42 (banquet style) / 50 (theatre style) / 50 (cocktail style)
HARDYS PRIVATE DINING
16 (boardroom) / 56 (banquet style) / 50 (theatre style) / 60 (cocktail style)
PICCADILLY PANORAMA ROOM
125 (theatre style) / 150 (cocktail style) / 140 (banquet style)
ARTHUR WATERHOUSE LOUNGE
22 (boardroom) / 72 (banquet style) / 60 (theatre style) / 80 (cocktail style)
34 (boardroom) / 80 (banquet style) / 70 (theatre style) / 80 (cocktail style)