1. Australia
  2. SA
  3. Fleurieu Peninsula
  4. Mclaren Vale
  5. #9225246

Welcome to Altamira Retreat – Exclusive McLaren Vale Vineyard Luxe Accommodation

House, Mclaren Vale

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 2 reviews

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Average $851 per night {{quote.pricing.message}} Total {{quote.pricing.price | format:'currency':'short'}} for

8 guests
4 bedrooms
5 beds
3 bathrooms


PLEASE NOTE If your booking is for 8 guests you will require both Altamira Retreat + Studio

PLEASE FEEL FREE to contact the owner direct to discuss your particular holiday requirements.

A few rules worth mentioning upfront .....

Weddings, receptions, functions are NOT PERMITTED

Bridal / Groom parties are NOT PERMITTED

ALL weekends not attached to school holidays are a minimum of 2 nights Fri & Sat

All LONG WEEKEND bookings are minimum of 3 nights Fri, Sat & Sun

All SCHOOL HOLIDAY bookings are a minimum of 3 nights

Christmas and Easter are a minimum of 4 nights

Altamira Retreat is located in a truly stunning secluded corner of South Australia's famed McLaren Vale wine region. We are a boutique 10-acre estate set among a patchwork of beautiful vineyards located along Chapel Hill Road, Blewitt Springs.

Altamira is an idyllic holiday home for families and groups yearning for a country-chic escape. This beautiful four bedroom accommodation wraps you in a warm and welcoming ambiance.

The property consists of two self-contained living quarters which can be rented separately or together for larger gatherings:

Altamira Retreat which has 3 x Queen Size Bedrooms all with adjoining en-suites an open plan living/ dining area and sleeps up to 6 guests.

Altamira Studio is a self contained 2 person apartment which is located under the main roof the Retreat. The Studio has its own living/ dining area, private entrance and seperate

bbq area.

The property can be rented as a whole or two separate rentals depending on your requirements.

Both spaces boast a sophisticated mix of luxurious linen, antique pieces and artworks sourced from all over the world.

Our luxury property is designed with total relaxation in mind. The property offers guests tranquility and privacy, just five minutes for world class wineries and fifteen minutes from some of the Fleurieu Peninsula’s best white sandy beaches.

Featuring light filled bedrooms, a slow combustion heater, fully equipped cook’s kitchen, a stone fired pizza oven only available for use between the months of April & November due to local fire standards and two alfresco entertaining areas, Altamira is perfect for getaways all year round.

All our furnishings and art works have been carefully curated to give you ultimate comfort and the feeling of homely luxury.

About the Property:

Altamira Retreat provides a perfect getaway for a couple, a group of friends or families wanting a unique McLaren Vale experience. Our beautiful property is ideal for photo shoots and as a film location.

Please contact us to arrange.

The main house with its large open plan living/dining area, takes full advantage of the vineyard views and has multiple windows to welcome in the beautiful McLaren Vale light.

Our chef’s kitchen is equipped with everything you would expect, with top end appliances, stone bench tops and access to not just one but two private outdoor entertaining area’s. One with a fabulous purpose built pizza oven and the other with amazing local vineyard views.

There’s plenty of seating dotted around the vineyard so be sure to pack that book you’ve been meaning to read

Main Living Area

The main living room is truly an exceptional space.

With 4-metre-high ceiling, West Australian Jarrah floorbords. It is surrounded by windows that open up the living/dining area to allow you to capture sweeping views over the our property & an amazing patchwork of local vines and out to the Mt Lofty Ranges.

This large space contains both the lounge / dining and chef’s kitchen. During winter months you an sit and relax around our slow combustion fire plenty of wood is provided. Summertime the house is cooled with a fully ducted eval cooling system.


The dining table seats 8 and the dining area opens up to the outside entertainment area with solid glass sliding doors. T


Is a fully equipped cook's kitchen with quality appliances. Smeg commercial 90cm oven/griller, gas cooktop, fridge,/freezer, microwave, dishwasher. Breakfast bench with seating and fully equipped for up to 8 guests.


• Queen size bed

• Attached en-suite

• Evap air cooling

• Smart TV with remote

• Electric blanket

• Luxe Throw

• All Manchester and towels provided are of the highest quality


• Queen size bed

• Attached en-suite

• Evap air cooling

• Smart TV with remote

• Electric blanket

• Luxe Throw

• All Manchester and towels provided are of the highest quality


All bed linen & towels are provided free of charge your only requirement is bring your own beach towels.


A Bluetooth audio system is provided so that you may play your favourite music from your IPhone or IPad or any other Bluetooth enabled device.


The fireplace is a special feature for those cold winter nights. We provide you with ample wood for your stay.


There is free Wifi access available for all guests.


Full laundry facilities are provided including washing machine, dryer, ironing board and iron.


Set within our boutique vineyard with sweeping 180 degree views across to the Mount Lofty Ranges, the studio offers one luxury suite opening onto its own private verandah, deck and courtyard garden ensuring an intimate and relaxing space to enjoy all on your own.

Attached to the main house, it maintains its own exclusivity and seclusion. The private living room and amply equipped kitchenette provides an ideal setting for preparing light meals indoors or enjoying the outdoor al fresco dining area on the verandah. Luxury features include fine linens, original artworks, quality appliances including Nespresso coffee maker, flat screen TV's, complementary Wi-Fi and iPod docking station.

Studio Bedroom

• Queen size bed

• Full bathroom & separate W/C

• Reverse Cycle air conditioning, heating

• TV & Remote

• Electric blanket

• Luxe Throw

• All Manchester and towels provided are of the highest quality

• Private courtyard with barbecue

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Coffee machine with pods

PETS: Due to the lack of adequate fencing, pets are not allowed.

EXTRA GUESTS visiting the property MUST be pre-arranged with owner prior to arrival.

GENERAL CARE: Respectful care of the house and grounds would be appreciated. Please leave the house as neat and tidy as you found it, placing all garbage/recycling in the bins provided in the carport.


As we are a working vineyard all efforts are made to ensure guests are not disturbed, however work must go on even during your stay. We require full access to the property at all times.

Pricing subject to change for peak periods


All water to this property is purely filtered rain water which we capture. Please be mindful of your water usage - this is our most precious commodity.

Altamira is primarily aimed at couples & adult families. We have a large open dam on the property & therefore we feel it is not suitable for young children....


Air conditioning Balcony Books Clothes dryer Coffee maker Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils Dishwasher DVD player Fireplace Games Garage Hair dryer Heating Internet access Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Linens provided Living room Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Parking Refrigerator Stereo Stove Television Toaster Towels provided Toys Washing machine Wheelchair accessible Wood stove


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