Stonewell Cottages & Vineyards

4.5 Star Self Rated

373 Stonewell Road, Stonewell, South Australia, 5352

Overview

Stonewell Cottages and Vineyards is a boutique waterfront retreat set on an expansive private vineyard estate in the heart of the Barossa. Only 1 hour drive from Adelaide and a short drive from the town of Tanunda, the accommodation offers peace, privacy and seclusion in an idyllic location.

The two retreats and two cottages, surrounded by vineyard, all with lake views, feature cosy wood fires and luxury spa baths. The well equipped kitchens are stocked with fresh local produce for self-preparation breakfasts. Enjoy serene water views, still tranquil evenings and stunning vineyard sunsets.

The Haven Spa Retreats, the Hideaway Cottage and Cupids Cottage are hidden away amongst the vines of Stonewell Vineyards, our 103 acre (42ha) vineyard property, overlooking a picturesque, private lake. Its a tranquil world away from stress and hectic schedules, but just a short drive from wineries and restaurants, the ideal place to escape and rejuvenate.

Sleep amid the vines and wake up to a long, lazy breakfast. Unwind in your candlelit spa, de-stress with an indulgent in-room massage. Feed the friendly ducks, row to the island gazebo, relax on the sunlounges by the lake, take a guided vineyard tour around the property or a leisurely bike ride along the vine lined country roads. Enjoy a gourmet platter or BBQ in your private outdoor courtyard overlooking the lake. Sip a wine made from the vines surrounding your cottage as you watch the sunset over the water.

The best of the Barossa is on your doorstep visit nearby Seppelstfield Road for boutique cellar doors, historic winery tours premium dining at Appellation, Fino and Hentley Farm and daily cooking demonstrations at Maggie Beers Farm shop.

Escape, rejuvenate at Stonewell Cottages and Vineyards.

Room Descriptions

Cupids Cottage

CUPIDS COTTAGE - Private and secluded 1 bedroom cottage overlooking lake. Sunken 2p spa, king bed, living area with cosy wood fire, air-con, Smart LCD TV, Netflix, CD stereo/ipod dock, free Wi-Fi, stylish new kitchen with granite benchtops, Miele appliances, courtyard with BBQ, outdoor setting, sunlounges, rowing on lake. Max 2 adults. Children & infants cannot be accommodated in this room type. COMPLIMENTARY INCLUSIONS Generous provisions of local Barossa produce are supplied for self-preparation breakfasts for each morning including fresh bakery bread, traditional smoked bacon, Barossa halloumi, free range eggs, tomatoes, cereals, orange juice, milk, condiments, yoghurts, fruit, selection of teas, Barossa Coffee Roasters coffee, Scullery Made Barossa Breakfast blend tea, Nespresso coffee capsules. Other inclusions Barossa Decadence fudge and handmade biscuits, a decanter of Peter Lehmann port, 1 bottle of Barossa wine, use of row boats on lake, free Wi-fi and Netflix ARRIVAL INSTRUCTIONS Check-in from 3pm. This is a self-contained, self-catering property. Owners do not live onsite. No onsite reception - guests must call Stonewell Cottages 24 hours prior to arrival to obtain door security code. Ph 0417 848 977. Entrance is via Mattiske Road. Continue past the main entrance, for another 230m further along Stonewell Rd, take the next road to the right, Mattiske Rd. Entrance driveway for Cupids is 350m down this road on the right. Watch for small blue sign & stone entranceway. Digital pad on front door. Use your door security code to open.

Haven Spa Retreat 1

HAVEN SPA RETREAT 1 - The Haven Cottage overlooks the lake and consists of 2 retreats within the same building - each retreat has own private facilities spa room with huge 2 person spa, queen bed, kitchen/living with cosy wood fire, air-con, Smart LCD TV, Netflix, CD stereo/ipod dock, free Wi-Fi, private courtyard with BBQ, outdoor setting, sunlounges, rowing on lake. Max 2 adults in each retreat. Children & infants cannot be accommodated in this room type. COMPLIMENTARY INCLUSIONS Generous provisions of local Barossa produce are supplied for self-preparation breakfasts for each morning including fresh bakery bread, traditional smoked bacon, Barossa halloumi, free range eggs, tomatoes, cereals, orange juice, milk, condiments, yoghurts, fruit, selection of teas, Barossa Coffee Roasters coffee, Scullery Made Barossa Breakfast blend tea, Nespresso coffee capsules. Other inclusions Barossa Decadence fudge and handmade biscuits, a decanter of Peter Lehmann port, 1 bottle of Barossa wine, use of row boats on lake, free Wi-fi and Netflix ARRIVAL INSTRUCTIONS Check-in from 3pm. Check-in from 3pm. This is a self-contained, self-catering property. Owners do not live onsite. No onsite reception - guests must call Stonewell Cottages 24 hours prior to arrival to obtain door security code. Ph 0417 848 977. Enter via main entrance way from Stonewell Road. The Haven Spa Retreats is the first cottage. There are two retreats in this building. For Haven Spa Retreat 1, parking and entrance is on the left-hand side. Digital pad on front door. Use your door security code to open.

Haven Spa Retreat 1 CELEBRATION PACKAGE

Includes Degustation Dinner for 2 with matched wines, Restaurant transfer, 1 Gourmet regional food platter, 1 bottle of French Champagne, Generous breakfast provisions of fresh local produce, Port, Chocs, Biscuits, Free Wifi, Netflix, Use of row boats

Haven Spa Retreat 2

HAVEN SPA RETREAT 2 - The Haven Cottage overlooks the lake and consists of 2 retreats within the same building - each retreat has own private facilities spa room with huge 2 person spa, queen bed, kitchen/living with cosy wood fire, air-con, Smart LCD TV, Netflix, CD stereo/ipod dock, free Wi-Fi, private courtyard with BBQ, outdoor setting, sunlounges, rowing on lake. Max 2 adults in each retreat. Children & infants cannot be accommodated in this room type. COMPLIMENTARY INCLUSIONS Generous provisions of local Barossa produce are supplied for self-preparation breakfasts for each morning including fresh bakery bread, traditional smoked bacon, Barossa halloumi, free range eggs, tomatoes, cereals, orange juice, milk, condiments, yoghurts, fruit, selection of teas, Barossa Coffee Roasters coffee, Scullery Made Barossa Breakfast blend tea, Nespresso coffee capsules. Other inclusions Barossa Decadence fudge and handmade biscuits, a decanter of Peter Lehmann port, 1 bottle of Barossa wine, use of row boats on lake, free Wi-fi and Netflix ARRIVAL INSTRUCTIONS Check-in from 3pm. This is a self-contained, self-catering property. Owners do not live onsite. No onsite reception - guests must call Stonewell Cottages 24 hours prior to arrival to obtain door security code. Ph 0417 848 977. Enter via main entrance way from Stonewell Road. The Haven Spa Retreats is the first cottage. There are two retreats in this building. For Haven Spa Retreat 2, parking and entrance is on the right-hand side. Digital pad on front door. Use your door security code to open.

Haven Spa Retreat 2 CELEBRATION PACKAGE

Includes Degustation Dinner for 2 with matched wines, Restaurant transfer, 1 Gourmet regional food platter, 1 bottle of French Champagne, Generous breakfast provisions of fresh local produce, Port, Chocs, Biscuits, Free Wifi, Netflix, Use of row boats

Hideaway Cottage

HIDEAWAY COTTAGE - Charming 2 bedroom cottage on waters edge. 2p spa, king beds, living area with cosy wood fire, air-con, Smart LCD TV, Netflix, free Wi-Fi, stylish new kitchen with granite benchtops, Miele appliances, courtyard with BBQ, outdoor setting, sunlounges, rowing on lake. Rate is for 2 adults in 1 bedroom. Extra adults @ $55pp/nt. By special request children/infants can stay in Hideaway only. Infants less than 12mths @ $25 cot provided. Children 12yrs and older @ full adult rate. You must contact us by ph/email to request this prior to proceeding with your booking. Children older than 12 months and younger than 12 years at the time of stay cannot be accommodated. Visitors of paying guests are not permitted to bring children onsite. COMPLIMENTARY INCLUSIONS Generous provisions of local Barossa produce are supplied for self-preparation breakfasts for each morning including fresh bakery bread, traditional smoked bacon, Barossa halloumi, free range eggs, tomatoes, cereals, orange juice, milk, condiments, yoghurts, fruit, selection of teas, Barossa Coffee Roasters coffee, Scullery Made Barossa Breakfast blend tea, Nespresso coffee capsules. Other inclusions Barossa Decadence fudge and handmade biscuits, a decanter of Peter Lehmann port, 1 bottle of Barossa wine, use of row boats on lake, free Wi-fi and Netflix ARRIVAL INSTRUCTIONS Check-in from 3pm. This is a self-contained, self-catering property. Owners do not live onsite. No onsite reception - guests must call Stonewell Cottages 24 hours prior to arrival to obtain door security code. Ph 0417 848 977. Enter via main entrance way from Stonewell Road. The Hideaway is the second cottage, the building closest to the water. Digital pad on front door. Use your door security code to open.

Business Facilities

Free Wi-FI.

Please note - This is a self-contained, self-catering property. There is no onsite reception. Owners do not live onsite. There are no land-line phones in the cottages. We recommend you bring your mobile/cell phone.

Check In Instructions

ARRIVAL INSTRUCTIONS No onsite reception. Owners do not live onsite. This is a self-contained, self-catering property. Guests must phone Stonewell Cottages direct 24 hours prior to arrival to obtain personal door security code to access the cottage. Ph 0417 848 977 Arrival from 3pm onwards. Check-out by 11am. Early check-in/late check-out can be requested prior to arrival @ $20/hr, subject to availability.

Children and Extra Guests Details

CHILDREN This is a peaceful escape for couples not a family holiday destination. Children & infants strictly not permitted in Havens & Cupids. By special request children accommodated in Hideaway only. Infants 12mths at time of stay @ $25 (cot provided) Children 12yrs+ at time of stay @ full adult rate. Children older than 12mths & less than 12yrs cannot be accommodated.

EXTRA OCCUPANCY Hideaway use of both bedrooms for 1 couple or 2 single people @$25 surcharge. 2 3 & 4 person rates apply - must be bkd & paid for accordingly. No extra beds available. Use of cottage/grounds is for number of bkd & paying guests only. PETS not permitted.

WEDDING AND GROUP BOOKINGS Refer to full policy details on our website.

Car Parking Details

Designated car parking located next to each cottage (not under cover)

Travel Directions

ARRIVAL INSTRUCTIONS No onsite reception. Owners do not live onsite. Guests must phone 24 hrs prior to arrival to obtain personal door security code to access. Ph 0417 848 977. Property is centrally located in the Barossa, on Stonewell Rd, 3km from Tanunda in the regional area of StoneWell. 75 km from Adelaide. Download map www.stonewellcottages.com.au If using GPS do not go via dirt roads. In order for the GPS to locate the correct part of Stonewell Rd, enter in address as Stonewell Rd, Stone Well (not Tanunda) GeoCode latitude -34.499298 longitude 138.944108

FROM ADELAIDE. Take the Northern Expressway to the Barossa - this is the easiest & most direct way, approx 1 hour 10mins

FROM TANUNDA Departing from the Tanunda Post Office in the main st, Murray St - Head north-east 270m & turn left onto Bilyara Rd. (which is just before the small park with rotunda) At the end of Bilyara Rd, veer right onto Langmeil Rd. Go 350m & take the next turn left over the bridge onto Smyth Rd. Travel 2km till the end of Smyth Rd, at T-junction - turn right onto Stonewell Rd. Continue 1km on Stonewell Rd (going over the hill) then on the right you will see a large blue sign with the Stonewell Cottages silver diamond logo & stone entrance way - this is the driveway entrance for the Haven Spa Retreats & the Hideaway. The Haven Spa Retreats is the first cottage. For Haven Spa Retreat 1, parking and entrance is on the left-hand side and for Haven Spa Retreat 2, parking & entrance is on the right-hand side. The Hideaway is the second cottage, closest to the water. For Cupids, continue another 230m further along Stonewell Rd, past the main entrance, take the next road to the right, Mattiske Rd. Entrance driveway for Cupids is 350m down this road on the right. Watch for small blue sign & stone entranceway.

Things To Do

THINGS TO DO

- row boats on the lake available for guests use at any time

- take scenic walks around the lake, guided vineyard tours available

- relax on the sun lounges by the lake, enjoy a picnic on the lawns

- feed the friendly ducks

- fishing rods and yabbie nets available

- gourmet regional food platters available

- bike hire available with bikes delivered to your cottage

- in-room massage or spa treatments available in the privacy of your own cottage

- central location - short drive to nearby wineries, restaurants, gourmet stores, cafes, shops and markets

- 1km from the start of the famous palm lined Seppeltsfield Road, scenic tourist drive with over 15 boutique wineries and cellar doors

- premium dining nearby at Appellation (1.3km), Hentley Farm (6km), Fino at Seppeltsfield (4km) with further dining options available in the town of Tanunda (4km)

- gourmet produce, tastings and cooking demonstrations at Maggie Beers Farm shop (4km)

- Barossa Farmers Market (every Saturday morning, near Angaston 8km)

- 4km to Tanunda, with shops, museums, galleries, cafes, restaurants, supermarket

- 10km to Tanunda Pines Golf course

- 15km to Kaiserstuhl conservation park for hiking, wildlife

  • Air conditioning
  • BBQ
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Barbecue
  • Bedding
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast available
  • CD Player
  • Car Parking
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Cot available on request
  • Courtyard
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Free parking
  • Heating
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms/floors
  • Spa
  • Stereo
  • TV
  • Wood Fire

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