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Stonewell Cottages and Vineyards

Bedrooms 5
Property type hotel
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

* Please use this listing if you wish to make a GROUP BOOKING to book the WHOLE PROPERTY. The rate displayed here is for booking the entire property for 10 people. Please use our other separate listings to book individual rooms only. *

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 suites 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 Suites, 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. It’s 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.


There are 2 suites and 2 cottages located on the same property in the same location. Each of the suites and cottages can be booked separately or the entire property, both suites and both cottages can be booked as one group booking to accommodate a total of 10 people. This is a self-contained, self-catering property. There is no onsite reception. Owners do not live onsite. Stonewell Cottages is not a family holiday destination. Our aim is to provide a peaceful escape for couples. Please read our children policy below before submitting an enquiry or making a booking.

Haven Spa Suite 1 and Haven Spa Suite 2 - is one cottage that contains two self contained suites, each with private facilities. Each suite has 1 x queen bed. Max occupancy is 2 adults in each suite.

Hideaway Cottage - is a 2 bedroom cottage with 2 x king beds - beds can be split into single beds. Max occupancy is 4 adults.

Cupids Cottage - is a 1 bedroom cottage with 1 x king bed - can be split into 2 single beds. Max occupancy is 2 adults.


The suites & cottages all feature the following:

- vineyard, lake, cottage garden views from all windows

- romantic candlelit 2 person spa

- cosy wood fire, wood supplied May - Oct

- private garden courtyard, Weber BBQ, sun lounges, outdoor setting

- comfy new king beds in Hideaway and Cupids, new queen beds in Haven Spa Suites

- fluffy bathrobes, L’Occitane guest amenities

- free Wi-fi

- living area with comfy lounges, new Smart LCD TV with free Netflix, Ipod dock, books, magazines

- stylish, well equipped kitchen, granite bench tops, Miele cooktop, microwave, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine, plus Miele oven in Hideaway and Cupids

- laundry facilities with washer/dryer in Hideaway and Cupids only


Generous provisions of local Barossa produce are supplied for self-preparation breakfasts for each morning including: fresh bakery bread, homemade jams, traditional smoked bacon, Barossa halloumi, free range eggs, tomatoes, cereals, orange juice, milk, condiments, yoghurts, pancake mix, maple syrup, fruit, selection of teas, Barossa Coffee Roasters coffee, Scullery Made Barossa Breakfast blend tea, Nespresso coffee capsules. Other inclusions: Barossa Decadence fudge and Barossa Country handmade biscuits, a decanter of Peter Lehmann port, 1 bottle of Barossa wine, L’Occitane guest amenities, use of row boats on lake, free Wi-fi and Netflix


A minimum 2 night 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 night stay, as we do not accept these bookings.


- 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

- 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


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 than 12mths and younger than 12yrs at the time of stay cannot be accommodated) You must contact us by phone or email to request this prior to proceeding with a booking. Children and infants strictly not permitted in Haven Spa Suites & Cupids. Visitors of paying guests are not permitted to bring their children onsite.


Maximum occupancy for entire property is 10 persons. No extra guests permitted, there are no sofa beds or extra roll-away beds available. Stonewell Cottages and Vineyards is a private property. The use of the accommodation and grounds is for booked and paying guests only. Pets not permitted.


Smoking permitted outdoors only. Min cleaning surcharge of $50 if guests smoke inside. Guests must leave cottage tidy and in respectable condition. If extra cleaning is necessary a min $50 will apply. Any breakages or damages to goods and property guest must pay for on departure. For safety reasons, wood fires are not in use during the fire ban season 1 Nov - 30 April. For group bookings a Security Bond of $1200 is payable, refunded after departure.

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Stonewell Cottages & Vineyards
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Calendar last updated:
5 December, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday hotel rental in Stone Well, Australia

Property Type:
  • hotel
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 large double bed
  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • winery tours


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Stonewell Cottages and Vineyards
average rating of 4.7647057 based on 17 reviews
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Not good value for money

  • 3 of 5

Good property but over priced for what it's offering. The size of the cottage is too small for $550 per night.

  • Review Submitted: 29/06/2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou Omar for submitting your review. As the name suggests, the buildings are cottage sized, not houses. The size of the Hideaway Cottage is larger than many hotel suites or apartments. Internal floor Size is 50sqm (this does not include outdoor verandahs and private outdoor courtyard space). Our guests can also enjoy the extensive gardens and grounds and the peace and privacy of our vineyard, lakefront location. Extra activities such as rowing on the lake, fishing and walks around the 103 acre property can also be enjoyed. We are also located close by to several premium restaurants and numerous cellar door wineries. Thankyou for rating our location as 5 stars! Our rates include great extras such as a bottle of Barossa wine, decanter of Peter Lehmann port, Barossa Decadence handmade fudge and biscuits and our generous breakfast inclusions focus on providing high quality local produce such as Schutz double smoked bacon, Barossa Valley Cheese Co Halloumi, and wood oven baked Apex bakery bread. The rate paid was based on weekend rate for 3 persons, so rates are less for just 2 people. Our guests can take advantage of our last minute rates available directly via our website 30 days prior to arrival which offer 20% discount mid-week and 10% discount for weekends. Special repeat guest rates are also offered.
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Amazing! Amazing! Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

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!

  • Review Submitted: 14/03/2015
  • Date of Stay: February 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou Lidija for posting your review. We are so glad you enjoyed the peace, privacy and seclusion that Cupid's Cottage offers. We look forward to welcoming you back again.
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Cosy,comfortable and very relaxing.What a beautiful little cottage and surroundings,everything was t

  • 5 of 5

Cosy,comfortable and very relaxing.What a beautiful little cottage and surroundings,everything was thought of.We will be back again!!

  • Review Submitted: 12/10/2011
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Stonewell Cottages was a wonderful experience and the memory of waking up to a view of the lake with

  • 5 of 5

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.

  • Review Submitted: 08/05/2011
  • Date of Stay: February 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Being able to do absolutely nothing if we chose to.

  • 5 of 5

Being able to do absolutely nothing if we chose to.

  • Review Submitted: 22/08/2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Modbury Heights

It was the best romantic getaway for a special birthday, just the two of us. The cottage really exce

  • 5 of 5

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.

  • Review Submitted: 27/06/2010
  • Date of Stay: June 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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