The Butlers has a clubby (old English Gentleman club) atmosphere. The drawing room has a bay window with a cosy open fire, polished floors and nice comfortable “slip in to something” furniture from the 1920’s.
Two large bedrooms both with fireplaces lead off the hallway with king, antique nickel plated queen & single beds, antique dressing tables and wardrobes. The well-lit bathroom is huge with an original claw and ball cast iron bath and tessellated floor tiles.
The kitchen has the feel of a country kitchen with a big country timber dresser and kitchen table; this is where the butler mixed drinks for the master of the household.
There is a cellar set up with a Barossa Valley stretcher plank dining table and chairs for intimate dinner parties and a breezeway with cane tables and chairs. This has a
comfortable, cosy feel and is great for two couples or a family.
Private apartment, as well as the Buxton Manor grounds with the gorgeous sucken garden to the front of the property as well as the large landscaped garden to the rear. Buxton Manor gardens include bbq area and sun lounges you can relax and enjoy a good book in.
The Buxton Manor is a stunning 1909 restored large Mansion built in the William Morris ‘Arts & Craft' theme of decorative red brick with steep sloping roof lines. It houses our best collection of Australian antiques and memorabilia and features open log fires, polished spruce floors, decorative fireplaces, marbleized ceilings, rag rolled faux paint finishes, ornate ceiling roses, gilt mirrors and sumptuous antique beds. Buxton Manor features 4 separate very large apartments and 1 spa cottage, all of which offer private entrances, bathrooms, fully equipped kitchens, unique living areas and valuable rare furnishings. Buxton Manor is surrounded by half an acre of manicured, welcoming gardens with masses of old fashioned scented roses, cottage flowers and sweeping lawns. It has been heritage listed by the State government and completely restored, and features half an acre of manicured gardens with outdoor designer furniture, umbrella's and 2 wood fire BBQs.
North Adelaide is the perfect base for your Adelaide stay. Just a short stroll from all of our properties is over 80 of Adelaide's best cafes and restaurants. Complimentary delivery of room service is also available from ‘Beyond India Restaurant'! We also offer a complimentary shuttle bus service, with use of the World's first Solar Electric Bus, which loops into the city passing many of Adelaide's most popular tourist attractions!
Hop on the FREE CONNECTOR BUS every 15 minutes between 8am- 6pm 7 days a week, which takes you between all ports of interest in the city (one complete circuit takes approx 1 ¼ hours) with frequent stops to all the attractions including the Central Market the oldest and most vibrant market in Australia, The South Australian Art Gallery and Museum, the fabulous Adelaide Cricket Oval and take a behind the scenes tour of the hand operated Score Board.
THINGS TO DO WHILE IN NORTH ADELAIDE
Within a 5 minute walk:
Adelaide Botanic Gardens
Famous Adelaide Cricket Oval
2 major parklands
Adelaide Aquatic Centre
Luxurious 'Next Generation' Sports/Spa and Health Centre
All the prettiest churches used for weddings in Adelaide
historic walking trails
Art deco Picadilly Cinema with 3 up to the minute theatres
Specialist shops including best range of hairdressers in Adelaide.
DINING IN NORTH ADELAIDE
North Adelaide is blessed with the widest and best selection of restaurants and cafes in Adelaide. From the top award winning silver service eateries, 10 restored hotels, many ethnic restaurants and a proliferation of casual well designed cafes all featuring personalised service! Our staff are familiar with all of these options and their proprietors and are happy to help you with your selection!
North Adelaide is the home of sophisticated dining, with themes, be it sommeliers, wood fired pizzas, cook your own steak, bars with tons of ambience, Thai, Chinese and Vietnamese, the home of the 24hour bakery, the O'Connell Street specialty - the A.B, you name it - North Adelaide has it!
A number of our guests reasons to stay in North Adelaide is related to the areas abundance of restaurants, cafes and hotel nightlife!Get the full listing »