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The Playford - MGallery by Sofitel

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Saratoga, CA
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

We stayed in a spa room for one night in early November, 2015. Although on the second floor and right on a busy street, it was quiet due to double paned glass doors. What was a little annoying was that they charged for coffee capsules (although the first two were free). Also note the Playford is on a small street...

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Reviewed 12 November 2015

Stayed weekend enjoying food and wine in Adelaide hills. Location is great, easy walk to good food, and anything you need. Ate at restaurant, which was good but check they give you accor plus discount (as I had to correct on bill which is annoying). Also watch prices restaurant charges - advertised coffee at $3.50 on menu but charge $4.50...

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Thank Busydiva
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

I work in hospitality so when I go out to dine with friends I can be very particular and picky. I am pleased to say that I was very happy with the service at the Playford hotel restaurant. The food was superb. Steak was cooked perfectly. I was also very happy with the wine menu selection being from so many...

1Thank katieldavies88
Northern Territory, Australia
Reviewed 10 November 2015

We were made to feel very welcome by all the staff. Excellent customer service - nothing was too big or too small for them to assist with. Lovely ambiance and great facilities. Definitely the place to stay while in Adelaide.

Thank Karen C
Oswestry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2015

We stayed here for one night before catching the Ghan train and were surprised at all the small extra charges. We booked a deluxe room and were surprised that we had to pay for Internet. Internet is free in the lobby which means anyone can walk in off the street and use the wifi free of charge, however, me as...

Thank DerekParsons
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2015

Stayed here for one night. Have stayed in MGallery hotels in Sydney and Bangkok. This one wasn't quite up to the same standard but the room was comfortable with a really comfortable king size bed. I'm not a fan of the shower in the bathtub. All a bit dated and the bathroom generally wasn't really the standard that you'd expect...

Thank RomaPHILE33
Reviewed 7 November 2015

We've stayed in a lot of top hotels around the world and both my husband and I felt that the staff at the Playford were amongst the most helpful and friendly we've encountered anywhere. A lovely hotel, spotlessly clean and well organised. We would definitely return.

1Thank MagdalaJo
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Thought I would break away from the dates Stamford in Glenelg and try this one. Not really my style and for me also dated. May cater for the 60 plus age group as this is the feel and styling. Super quiet, but then Adelaide is a quiet city during the week. Huge charge for internet use ( Aussie is mad...

Thank Springkaaner
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

Checked in here for a night. It's has an over the top decor which somehow works. Plush with heavy upholstery and drapes and lots of gold and large statues. Interesting furniture. Checked in by a guy called Tim who delivered excellent customer service and made us feel welcome immediately, very nice guy and best customer service I've experienced in a...

1Thank Nkthomason
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Nice looking lobby bar but average overall. The write up makes it sound glamorous which is potentially what causes disappointment on arrival. But the standard rooms are low cost, so you get what you pay for. Maybe the higher cost rooms are nicer. Peppers Waymouth was better.

Thank eveo628

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Playford, MGallery by Sofitel, is a boutique five-star hotel located in the heart of Adelaide on the vibrant North Terrace. Offering the perfect blend of classical style and contemporary luxury, the stunning Art Nouveau ambience flows through all 182 beautifully appointed guestrooms, studio spa suites and New York style loft suites. 24-hour guest facilities include a fully equipped Health Club with indoor heated pool, spa and sauna, business centre and guest laundry. Located only 9km from Adelaide International Airport and ideally situated within walking distance to the Festival Theatre, Convention Centre, Adelaide Casino, Parliament House and the central business district. Recent accolades include: 'Best Luxury Accommodation' South Australian Tourism Awards 2015 with induction into the Hall of Fame 'Best Deluxe Accommodation' Australian Hotels Association Awards 2015 'Best Restaurant Accommodation Division' Australian Hotels Association Awards 2015 with induction into the Hall of Fame 'Best Restaurant in a Hotel' South Australian Restaurant and Catering Awards 2015 'Two Glass Winner' Gourmet Traveller Wine List of the Year Awards 2015 Judged Australia's Best Luxury Hotel ... more   less 

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Address: 120 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide
Price Range: $175 - $349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Playford - MGallery by Sofitel 5*
Number of rooms: 182
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Also Known As:
The Sebel Playford Adelaide Hotel Adelaide
Sebel Playford Adelaide
Sebel Playford Hotel Adelaide
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#1 Family Hotel in Adelaide
#2 Romantic Hotel in Adelaide
#2 Business Hotel in Adelaide
#4 Luxury Hotel in Adelaide
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