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Awards and Acknowledgements

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Mount Lofty Estate Hotel Awards

Hotel Awards

Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice Award 2024: Best of the Best

Australian Hotels Association Winner Best Overall Hotel Mount Lofty Estate 2023

Australian Hotels Association Winner Employee Excellence in Service Christopher Speck 2023

Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice Award 2023: #1 Luxury Hotels in Australia and The South Pacific
#1 Small Hotel in Australia and The South Pacific

Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice Award 2022: Best of the Best

Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice 2021: Best of the Best

2023 Gold List : Best independently rated Accommodation Star ratings Australia

Hotel Management Awards 2021: Australian General Manager Winner:-Jesse Kornoff, Mount Lofty House, Adelaide Hills, SA

Hotel Management Awards 2021: Australasian Hotel Highly Commended: -Mount Lofty Estate, Adelaide Hills, SA

Brides Choice Awards 2021 Winner: Wedding Venue – Historic

Brides Choice Awards 2021 Winner: Accommodation

Brides Choice Awards 2021 Top 5: Wedding Venue - Coordinator

ABIA Winner: Hotel/Resort Reception Wedding 2021

South Australian Tourism Awards Winner: 5 Star Luxury Accommodation 2021

Star Ratings Australia 2021 Gold List Winner: Australian Accommodation

Australian Hotel Association SA Winner: Employee Excellence in Service Accommodation Division - Chris Speck, Mount Lofty House 2021

Australian Hotel Association SA Winner: Meeting & Events Venue Accommodation Division - Mount Lofty House 2021

Brides Choice Awards Winner 2021: Day Spa

ABIA Awards 2020

World Luxury Spa Awards 2021 Winner: Luxury Hotel Regional Australasia

Traveller's Choice Award 2020

Australian General Manager 2019

Hardy's Verandah Restaurant Awards

Restaurant Awards

AGFG 2024 Winner - 3 Hats

AGFG Readers' Choice Winner 2023

AGFG Award 2022

AGFG Readers' Choice Winner 2022

Australian Hotel Association SA Winner: Hall of Fame Hardy’s Verandah Restaurant 2021

Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice Award 2021

Wine List of the Year Awards 2020

Wine List of the Year Awards 2021
Best Listing of South Australian Wines 2021

AGFG Award 2020

AHA Awards 2019 - Best Restaurant (Hotel) at the 2019 AHA Awards SA.

Wine List of the Year 2019 - Best SA Winelist 2019 and was awarded 3 Wine Glasses

SA Awards of Excellence 2019 - WINNER Wine List of the Year. WINNER Best Small Bar.

AGFG Award 2019 - WINNER 2018 + 2019 Readers Choice Award + 3 Chef Hat Rating

Gault Millau National Restaurant Awards 2019 - Three Chef Hats by Gault & Millau Australia. 36/100 best restaurants in the nation.

AHA Awards 2018 - Best Restaurant in the Accommodation Division

Gourmet Traveller Wine 2018 - 3 Glass Rating by Gourmet Traveller Wine Australia

Gourmet Traveller 2017 - second best restaurant in regional South Australia in 2017 plus we were a finalist in Best Winelist/Best Sommelier.

AHA Awards 2017 - Excellence Award as best South Australian Restaurant