The Adelaide, Gulf St Vincent suburb of Largs Bay, makes for an ideal place to stay when visiting the Australian city of churches. Largs Bay accommodation in the form of holiday rentals is both economical and convenient being only 16 kilometres from the city centre. A clean, sandy beachfront graces Largs Bay making it the perfect spot to spend an evening enjoying the areas magnificent sunsets.
Fantastic Accommodation Options
If you're looking for Adelaide accommodation, Largs Bay holiday rentals can be a great option as they gives visitors to the city a chance to escape the constant hustle and bustle and rest up with gulf views while enjoying a Borossa Riesling in the comfort of their house. Largs Bay is a residential suburb on Adelaide's western shore that guards the entrance to the Port Adelaide River. Although it does have a harbour side presence it also has an enticing beach and many great places to dine along Semaphore Road. It's a perfect place to get the bikes out and pedal your way along the boardwalk to North Haven.
Sightseeing Around Largs Bay
While enjoying Largs Bay accommodation you'll want to take time out to visit Fort Glanville. This old fort, dates back to the end of the Crimean War when the government built it to guard Adelaide from any Russian invasions. Another local landmark worth visiting is the Time Bell Tower. It was built-in 1874 and for the following 58 years was used religiously by ships masters to reset their ships chronometers. The Time Bell Tower achieved this by dropping a black ball at exactly one in the afternoon, everyday. If you're travelling with children a great way to spend an afternoon is at the Semophore old-time carousel that's been entertaining young South Australian's for generations.
Something For Everyone
Adelaide, the capital of South Australia, is within commuting distance of Largs Bay. It offers visitors a truly picturesque and cosmopolitan city. Many of the buildings are heritage listed and the Rundle Street Mall is a shoppers dream with something for shoppers of every taste. There are all the national and international brands, boutiques, elegant arcades, cafe's and speciality shops as well as stunning examples of sculpture and art. The Adelaide Central Market is the best place to go to indulge in South Australia's food and wine culture.
A Home Away From Home Holiday Rental
Largs Bay accommodation and holiday rentals, offers a more relaxed choice for holiday makers visiting Adelaide. Largs Bay is within minutes of the city centre but you can sit back and relax in a seaside environment when you feel you've had enough of the hustle and bustle. Like all holiday rentals, it does have that homely, home away from home feel that sets it apart from more crowded hotel or motel accommodation options.