** Please note: Miniumm stay is 2nts. Long weekends min stay is 3nts. Please do not submit a booking request or enquiry for just a 1 nt stay on Sat, as we cannot accept these bookings. Our aim is to provide a peaceful escape for couples. Stonewell Cottages is not a family holiday destination. Please read our children policy below before submitting an enquiry **

Stonewell Cottages, a boutique waterfront vineyard retreat offers peace and privacy, seclusion and space in the heart of the Barossa Valley, just 60 minutes from Adelaide. Enjoy serene water views, still tranquil evenings and stunning vineyard sunsets. Relax by the cosy wood fires and unwind in the luxury candlelit spas.

Stonewell Cottages consists of two retreats and two cottages, all are situated in amongst the vines of Stonewell Vineyards, our 103 acre property overlooking a picturesque, private lake.

Haven Spa Retreats - is one cottage that contains 2 self contained retreats (Haven Spa Retreat 1 & Haven Spa Retreat 2), each with private facilities. Each retreat has 1 x queen bed. Max occupancy is 2 adults in each retreat. Rates from: $295 - $365 for 2 adults

Hideaway Cottage - is a 2 bedroom cottage with 2 x king beds or 1 x king bed + 2 x single beds. Max occupancy is 4 adults. Rates from: $345- $455 for 2 adults (extra adults $55pp)

Cupids Cottage - is a 1 bedroom cottage with 1 x king bed. Max occupancy is 2 adults. Rates from: $375 - $485 for 2 adults

Comlimentary inclusions: Generous continental and cooked breakfast provisions using local Barossa produce are supplied in your cottage for your whole stay, Barossa Decadence chocolates, Barossa Country handmade biscuits, a decanter of Peter Lehmann port, 1 bottle of Barossa wine, free wi-fi.

Just a short drive from Tanunda, our property is a tranquil world away from stress and hectic schedules, the ideal place to escape and rejuvenate. Sleep amid the vines, wake up to a long, lazy breakfast to the serenade of the birds. Unwind in your candlelit spa, de-stress with an indulgent in-room massage. Feed the friendly ducks, take a row to the island gazebo, throw in a fishing line, enjoy a picnic in the summer house, or take a bike ride along the vine lined country roads. Dine alfresco in your private garden courtyard with a gourmet regional food platter delivered to your cottage. Sip a wine made from the vines surrounding your cottage and watch the sunset over the water. The best of the Barossa is on your doorstep with nearby historic wineries, boutique cellar doors, gourmet stores and restaurants, awaiting your discovery.

** Please Note: This is NOT one large house that accommodates 10 people. There are 2 retreats and 2 cottages located on the same property in the same location. The retreats and cottages can be booked separately or the entire property can be booked as one group booking to accommodate a total of 10 people. Group rates are available when booking whole property. Please read our child policy below.

Facilities and Things to do

The retreats and cottages all feature the following:
- vineyard, lake and garden views from all windows
- romantic candlelit 2 person spa
- cosy wood fire with wood supplied
- private garden courtyard with barbeque, sun lounges, outdoor setting
- fluffy white bathrobes and quality toiletries
- lounge room with macro suede lounges, lcd tv, dvd player, ipod dock, selection of dvds, books and magazines
- free wi-fi
- reverse cycle air-conditioning for heating and cooling
- stylish, well equipped kitchens with granite bench tops, Miele electric cooktop, microwave, full size fridge, dishwasher, coffee machine, all pots and pans and kitchen utensils (oven in Hideaway and Cupids only)
- laundry facilities with washer/dryer (in Hideaway and Cupids only)

- row boats on the lake available for guests use at any time
- 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 at Appellation restaurant(1.5km) with further dining options available in Tanunda(3km)
- gourmet produce, tastings and cooking demonstrations at Maggie Beers Farm shop (4km)
- Barossa Farmers Market (every Saturday morning, 8km)
- 3km to Tanunda, with shops, museums, galleries, cafes, restaurants, supermarket.
- 10km to Tanunda Pines Golf course
- 15km to Kaiserstuhl conservation park for hiking, wildlife

Booking Terms

MINIMIUM STAY POLICY: A minimum 2nt stay applies. A minimum 3 night stay is required on all long weekends. ** Please do not submit a booking request or enquiry for just a 1 nt stay on Saturdays, as we cannot accept these bookings.

CHILDREN POLICY: Our aim is to provide a peaceful escape for couples only. Stonewell Cottages is NOT a family holiday destination. Due to safety issues associated with the close proximity of the lake to the cottages and the use of farm machinery used periodically around the property, as you are staying on a working vineyard, children can only be accommodated by special request at the discretion of the Manager. Children permitted in the Hideaway Cottage only. Infants less than 12mths of age at time of stay charged @ $25/nt (cot provided) Children 12yrs and older at time of stay charged @ full adult rate. (Children older than12mths and younger than 12yrs at the time of stay cannot be accommodated) You must contact us by ph/email to request this prior to proceeding with a booking. Children & infants strictly not permitted in Haven Spa Retreats & Cupids. Visitors of paying guests are not permitted to bring their children onsite.

EXTRA GUESTS: No extra guests permitted, there are no sofa beds or extra roll-away beds available. Rate for Hideaway is for 1 couple with use of 1 bedroom. A $25/nt surcharge applies for use of both bedrooms for 1 couple or 2 single people. Two, three and four person rates apply for the Hideaway and must be booked accordingly before arrival.

CHECK-IN PROCEDURE: The cottages are located 3km out of Tanunda in the regional area of Stone Well. Arrival from 3pm onwards. There is no onsite reception - guests must phone Stonewell Cottages 24 hours prior to arrival to obtain personal door security code to access the cottage. Guests will be required to provide credit card details as security. There are no land-line phones in the cottages. We advise you to bring your mobile/cell phone.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing! Amazing! Amazing! This is such a special place. We stayed in Cupid's cottage & fell in love with it. A quaint little cottage, surrounded by a vineyard, lake & cute ducks. A very peaceful & intimate setting. We had such a beautiful stay here. A getaway we won't forget. Thanks Tina & Evan!
Date published: 2015-03-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cosy,comfortable and very relaxing.What a beautiful little cottage and surroundings,everything was thought of.We will be back again!!
Date published: 2011-10-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stonewell Cottages was a wonderful experience and the memory of waking up to a view of the lake with a mist hanging over it, a hot air balloon gently gliding over it, the ducks waking up and floating on the lake, will remain with me forever. One of the most beautiful scenes I have seen anywhere in the world and I have travelled to over 45 countries. The area around the cottages with the dam and ducks and other wildlife was absolutely breathtaking especially in the morning and evening. The cottage was spotless and extremely clean, cosy and comfortable. Many provisions and treats were left (paid $AU690 for 2 nights 1st May 2011). The king bed is superbly comfortable and all bed linen & pillows very clean. The spa bath a wonderful extra treat. Meticulous attention to detail. I would recommend the Stonewell Cottages highly. I would have liked to stay longer than 2 nights.
Date published: 2011-05-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Being able to do absolutely nothing if we chose to.
Date published: 2010-08-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It was the best romantic getaway for a special birthday, just the two of us. The cottage really exceeded our expectations. Everything was top of the range, cleanliness, equipment, the spa, breakfast provisions, the lake, the surrounding. It was one of the best things we did in the last years.
Date published: 2010-06-27
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Stonewell Cottages and Vineyards is rated 4.875 out of 5 by 16.
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Stayz Rental Guarantee Stayz Rental Assurance Features

Airconditioning, Parking, Dishwasher

Bike hire available
Cooking Facilities
DVD player
Free WiFi
Gourmet regional food platters available
In room massage available
Ironing Facilities
LCD TV, selection of DVDs provided
Linen Supplied
Private BBQ facilities, outdoor setting & sunlounges at each cottage
Spa Bath
Stereo with ipod dock
Towels Supplied
Vineyard lakeside setting, row boats available for guest use
Washer/dryer Hideaway & Cupids
Wood combustion fire

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