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Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Thought we'd stay some where nice in the McLaren Vale. Looked through the booking sites and found Serafino at $140 a night. Rang to double check availability and told they had one room left at $200! So we winged it and booked via the booking website. Yes, we paid $140 and the place only had a couple of guests! So...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Spent NYE here with thee other couples and had a fantastic experience . The restaurant food was brilliant and could not be faulted. Accomodation excellent and location couldn't be better for an event All in all an enjoyable time but the food and wine was world class

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The place is ideally situated with huge grounds and a lake with ducks, geese and other birds within the grassy surrounds and under the huge gum trees. Rooms are well laid out and comfortable with all amenities in the bathroom. Nice place to stay.

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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

My family and I were looking forward to a comfortable nights stay at Serafinos however there was a rave next door and the loud music kept us from sleeping. I'm a light sleeper and the sound was awful. Felt like there were speakers in the room. Nice venue/restaurant however this bad experience has turned us off. None of the reception...

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Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

A very nice and comfortable hotel / motel. Big rooms, plenty of closet space, a big desk to work on. Modern, very functional bathrooms. A centrally located pool, a big park with wonderful Eucalyptus trees. Lovely. Friendly staff at reception and a very good restaurant. I thoroughly enjoyed staying there.

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Fantastic views of the lake and ducks a beautiful setting just like a post card.My partner and i always share our entree's we had this unbelievable entree of barramundi wings they were to Die for. Unfortunately that's where it stopped as far as the food went.I ordered spatch cock i started eating it and the taste was incredibly beautiful i...

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South Australia, Australia
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Serafino was fantastic overall! From the service at Reception, the accommodation, the restaurant (food was incredible!!), the breakfast, the wine tasting (yum!!) and the general ambience. It was all perfect!! I'm dying to get back there as soon as I can! Loved it!

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Thank MsMav1977
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 10 November 2016

A dozen of us stayed here for the night after a day out winery tasting. A great place to stay as the accomodation, restaurant and tasting areas are all at hand in a lovely country setting by a lake. Staff in the tasting area were well educated on the wines at hand and all staff were friendly. Only felt that...

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Melbourne
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Yes, Serafino seems to have been there forever, but we have never visited or stayed before- silly us! part of our visit did coincide with the great power blackout, but we could not have asked for more friendly staff doing their best to make us comfortable. The restaurant serves great dinner and breakfast and the wines are great. What more...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful cellar door. Even more amazing accommodation. The room is wonderfully spacious, and I really liked the fact that there was a door at one end to the car park, and another door that faced out towards the three-sided rectangle of all the other rooms with the swimming pool in the middle of this space. We came for...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Additional Information about Serafino McLaren Vale

Address: Motel 39 Kangarilla Rd | PO Box 623, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia (Formerly McLarens On The Lake)
Region: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > McLaren Vale
Price Range: $140 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Serafino McLaren Vale 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Any of the rooms are good. We had a Spa Room”
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“If you can choose a room with a view of the lake or the country side (good luck) but they are the best”
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