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4.4 out of 5

"Friendly service, nice room and beautiful scenery and location! " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 25 Apr 2022

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Hotel Description

At Serafino McLaren Vale, you'll be connected to the convention center and 1.3 km (0.8 mi) from Primo Estate. Highlights at this motel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

The restaurant, Serafino McLaren Vale, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The motel's own lounge bar is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, and laundry facilities. Each morning continental breakfast is served between 7:30 AM and 9:00 AM.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star McLaren Vale motel include Hugh Hamilton Wines and Fleurieu Arthouse.

Resort Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$116* Per night/room 21 Aug. - 22 Aug.

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Serafino McLaren Vale ratings based on 234 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Serafino McLaren Vale

Everyone (75) Couples (144) Family (15)
5 out of 5
Friendly service, nice room and beautiful scenery and location!

Posted by on 25 Apr. 2022

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26 Apr. 2022 by Serafino McLaren Vale Reservations

Dear Damien, Thank you for staying with Serafino McLaren Vale, we appreciate your review. Warm Regards, Reservations.

5 out of 5
Beautiful open areas with birds a plenty and fine wine tasting.

Posted by on 10 Apr. 2022

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11 Apr. 2022 by Serafino McLaren Vale

Thank you for your review, we're glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and hope to see you back soon. Warm regards, Reservations Serafino McLaren Vale

5 out of 5
Great to stay in after a night at the fringe show Star song. Better than driving home!

Posted by on 21 Mar. 2022

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22 Mar. 2022 by Serafino McLaren Vale

Thank you very much for staying with us and for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your stay and hope to welcome you back soon!

5 out of 5
I loved the quietness of the place, very relaxing. Pool and Spa upgrade was just what I needed. Thanks

Posted by on 9 Feb. 2022

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10 Feb. 2022 by Serafino McLaren Vale Reservations

Dear Trudy, Thank you for choosing to stay at Serafino McLaren Vale. We are so delighted to hear you enjoyed a relaxing stay. We hope to welcome you back soon. Warm Regards, Serafino Reservations.

5 out of 5
Exceptionally clean despite the age of the rooms and great value for money. Disappointed the restaurant wasnt open when we were there. Look forward to returning after the planned refurb of the rooms :)

Posted by on 31 Jan. 2022

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1 Feb. 2022 by Serafino McLaren Vale Reservations

Dear Lauren, Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to provide your review. We look forward to welcoming you back to our accommodation soon. Warm Regards, Serafino McLaren Vale.

5 out of 5
CLEAN and big open wide living / sleeping area and easy access and parking!!

Posted by on 31 Jan. 2022

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10 Feb. 2022 by Serafino McLaren Vale Reservations

Dear Heidi, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with a great review. We appreciate it immensely. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm Regards, Serafino McLaren Vale.

4 out of 5
Well maintained grounds

Posted by on 6 Nov. 2021

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16 Nov. 2021 by Serafino McLaren Vale

Dear Ian, Thank you for staying with us, we are happy to hear you enjoyed our property. We hope to see you back again soon.

3 out of 5
Rooms were dated , floors were sticky and coffee pod machine was rubbish.disappointed restaurant was closed early week but wines were amazing and bought quite a few

Posted by on 13 Oct. 2021

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4 out of 5
Loved the location

Posted by on 30 Sep. 2021

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16 Nov. 2021 by Serafino McLaren Vale

Dear Paul, Thank you for taking the time to provide us a review. We look forward to welcoming you back to Serafino McLaren Vale in the future.

5 out of 5
Spacious room and nice lake

Posted by on 5 Sep. 2021

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Renovations + Closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from May 8 to September 1:

  • Swimming pool

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Business amenities include a business center and a meeting room. WiFi is free in public spaces. An outdoor pool, a terrace, and a garden are also featured at Serafino McLaren Vale. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Adelaide motel.

  • 1 floor
  • 30 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1982
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Bar or lounge
  • 1 conference room
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: Seaford Station (9.7 km / 6.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Serafino McLaren Vale offers 30 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and coffee/tea makers. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • LCD television
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Air conditioning

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM.

Serafino McLaren Vale - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 5:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Sunday - Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday - Saturday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 5:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Sunday - Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday - Saturday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Guests arriving after 5:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Surcharges may apply if guests want split bedding.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. Cash is not accepted. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global).

  • No lifts
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Smoke detector
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: AUD 100.00 per accommodation, per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: AUD 15.00 for adults and AUD 15.00 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 40 (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • McLaren Vale Serafino
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  • Serafino Motel
  • Serafino Motel McLaren Vale
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You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in September and close in April.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.