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Adelaide, the capital of South Australia, is a small elegant city in a park. Set beside the Torrens River between the Adelaide Hills and the Gulf of St Vincent, it is probably Australia's best-preserved capital city. Designed by Colonel William Light in 1836, the city centre is laid out on a square mile grid of wide streets with gracious colonial architecture surrounded by 930 hectares of parklands. All the inner city highlights are within easy walking distance and it's almost impossible to get lost.

The Mediterranean climate encourages a relaxed and indulgent lifestyle. This is a city of pubs, cafes, restaurants, fine, fresh food and wine. Adelaide's million or so people love to have a good time and host festivals for everything from the arts, and wine and food to roses, car races and horse trials. Every two years, the entire city becomes a stage for the internationally acclaimed Adelaide Festival of Arts and the Festival Fringe.

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  Hotel Name Rates From ? Confirmation ?
Stamford Plaza Adelaide AU$107 Instant
Oaks Embassy AU$116 Instant
Hilton Adelaide AU$130 Instant
Stamford Grand Adelaide AU$150 Instant
Grand Mercure Mt Lofty House AU$160 Instant
Medina Grand Adelaide Treasury AU$160 Instant
Hyatt Regency Adelaide AU$227 Instant
Thorngrove Manor AU$699 Instant
   
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