dealchecker's guide to Adelaide

Best known for its long sandy beaches, great food and wine and a wealth of sporting and entertainment events, Adelaide is the capital of South Australia. It's been voted one of the world's most liveable cities and with the ocean, the Mount Lofty Ranges and the Adelaide Plains it's easy to see the appeal.

Choosing an Adelaide Hotel

There are lots of cheap Adelaide hotels ranging from budget to five star luxury. Once you have obtained your flight to Adelaide then cheap Adelaide hotels make the perfect base for exploring the city. The main area of central Adelaide is the best place to find a cheap Adelaide hotel with many of the major hotel chains owning properties there.

When to Visit Adelaide

With a warm Mediterranean climate, visiting Adelaide at any time of the year will make for a perfect holiday. Rain can be unpredictable in Adelaide so having an umbrella with you is a top tip. With hills to the east and beaches to the west, Adelaide has something to offer everyone. Being the wine capital of southern Australia there are many vineyards to visit as well as the National Wine Centre of Australia. There are many other attractions in Adelaide including the South Australian Museum and the Bradman Collection Museum. With many bars and restaurants to visit you may wish to visit Adelaide during the Natuzzi, the Parade of Food, Wine and Music Festival. The Adelaide fringe, similar to the Edinburgh fringe is also well worth a visit. With all these attractions along with beaches and a warm climate Adelaide holidays is certain to make you wish for a longer stay.