Gorgeous Bell Tent for a Fabulous Glamping Getaway near Adelaide in South Australia

Blewitt Springs, South Australia (Australia)

Gorgeous Bell Tent for a Fabulous Glamping Getaway near Adelaide in South Australia

Bell Tents
1 unit
4 guest capacity
Private Bathroom

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Accommodation Description

This gorgeous bell tent is ideal for four guests to enjoy a glamping getaway near Adelaide in South Australia. The unique retreat is set on a secluded property amid native flora overlooking the lush vines of the McLaren Vale wine region. Inside the tent, guests will find a plush queen-size bed while two additional guests can also be accommodated on twin mattresses.

The outdoor bathroom is made up of a portaloo, a camp shower, hand washing facilities, and a mirror. Linens and towels are kindly provided by the hosts. Other handy amenities include drinking water inside the tent, cutlery, glasses and plates for two, a bottle opener, insect repellant, and a washbowl and jug.

Outside, guests can really get back to nature in stunning wine region surroundings. In the evening, glampers can light the fire pit and relax while keeping an eye out for a hopping kangaroo as the sun gently sets over the rolling hills.

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Queen-size bed
  • Deck/Patio
  • Toiletries
  • Linens and pillows
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Fire pit
  • Parking
It's the little touches that count during a stay in this amazing tent. All towels, bed sheets, soap, and toilet paper will be provided for glampers. Perhaps more important are the wine glasses and wine opener for all the tasty wines one can enjoy during their stay. Fresh flowers, select decorative pieces, and twinkle lights make for an inviting and cozy space.

It is most convenient for guests to have their own vehicle, but a bicycle is also an option for a more adventurous experience. There is a private entrance to the property and glampers can park on the premises. Public transport up to McLaren Flat is available and many tour companies offer day trips around the area.

Glampers are free to explore the grounds and take bush walks as long as they stay inside the fenced area and are respectful to the land.

Please note: there is no running water, electricity, or Wi-Fi at this site. That said, drinking water and washing water are provided and there is an outside bathroom with a non-flushing dry drop toilet, a hand washing basin, and a camp shower.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
Entertainment
  • Shopping
  • Movie theater
A drive up a 500-meter driveway from Bell Road will lead to this unique tent rental on 15 acres of farmland and bush in Blewitt Springs, South Australia. Blewitt Springs is a semi-rural suburb of the capital city of Adelaide and within the city limits of Onkaparinga which is well known for its National Park, Gorge, and the second longest river in South Australia.

Situated high on a hilltop, this property overlooks the McLaren Vale wine region and offers complete seclusion from the rest of the world. Hopping kangaroos may just pass by while watching the stunning sunsets over the Vale. McLaren Vale is the producer of many of the worlds most delectable wines. The pristine beaches of Maslin Beach, Port Willunga, Aldinga or Sellicks Beach are just a 15-minutes drive away. The popular Christies Beach can be reached in 25 minutes. The capital city of Adelaide is just over 50 minutes away and is the fifth most populous city in Australia. This coastal capital offers many parks, botanical gardens, and zoos. It is here that the closest international airport is located making for easy access for those traveling from abroad.

Activities

General activities
  • Swimming
  • Meditation
  • Horseback riding
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Water sports
  • Scuba diving
  • Stand-up paddleboarding

Shopping, restaurants, entertainment, and sporting activities are all within easy reach of the property. Movies nights, skating, swimming, and bowling are just a few of the nearby amenities for glampers to enjoy. Major shopping centers are ideal for fun and at the same time, offer necessities and conveniences.

Outdoor adventures abound in Blewitt Springs and the surrounding areas. Horseback riding, biking, hiking, and walking are great ways to explore the land. Those looking to get out on or in the water can choose from sailing, "snuba," swimming, or kayaking. Soaring to new heights are also an option with skydiving, airplane, helicopter, and balloon tours. Museums, art galleries, and wineries provide for the more low key, yet enjoyable experiences.

Jubilee Park, located by the Onkaparinga River in Port Noarlunga, is said to be the "best playground in the south of Adelaide." Kids can be occupied for hours as they play, climb, slide, and swing at this multi-level wooden masterpiece. Onkaparinga River National Park is a great place for hiking and kayaking with its cliffs, ridges, and gorges, all set in a river valley home to a variety of wildlife.

Visitors can head to Adelaide where they will find the "best-kept secret of Adelaide South"... Christies Beach Tourist Park. The park is situated beside a popular surf beach and reef where visitors will be treated to spectacular views of the Gulf of St. Vincent. The park is just 20 miles south of Adelaide and is on the cusp of the McLaren Vale wine region, Kangaroo Island, and many other attractions along the Fleurieu Peninsula. One of those attractions is the popular 22-mile Coast to Vines Trail. Waling or biking along the trail will offer amazing scenery of the vineyards and surrounding historic villages. A camera is a definite must! The trail also acts as a segway to some of the world-class food and wines available in the region.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 2:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

Flexible
Free cancellation up to 24h

You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.

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Additional Information

Check-in is anytime after 2:00 pm and check-out is 11:00 am.

There is no smoking allowed.

The property is not suitable for pets.

No parties or events are allowed.

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