An immersive luxury hotel that offers locals and visitors to Adelaide hands on curated experiences blending french art de vivre with the very best of local skills, produce and culture.
A tie in with community, engaging and educational , after the experience the guest will understand a little more of Adelaide and its people, and be encouraged to share this knowledge with family and friends.
For locals experiencing their own back yard in a different way, for global voyagers learning about Adelaide within a brand they know and are loyal to.
Designed for any family make up, small groups and even singles not only will the guest leave feeling inspired as to the content of the education but will make new connections along the way.
Regular intimate experiences aligned with Art, Music, Gastronomie and Wellness, are altered every 6 monhts in line with what is fresh and inspirational in South Australia. Suitable for those looking for a city experience living locally or visiting Adelaide from Intra or interstate.
Service TypesCultural and Theme Tours Food and Wine Tours Sightseeing Tours Walking and Biking Tours Free Wifi
Disabled AssistanceDisabled access available
MembershipAustralian Tourism Export Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
AccreditationCOVID Clean Practicing Business COVID Safe
From $170 to $190
If you’re interested in embarking on a gourmet cheese tour without leaving the city, and are are an all-around amoureux de fromages (cheese lover) there is a simple yet luxurious way to enjoy some of the states finest specialities.
France is famous for their distinctive, flavourful, creamy or delightfully sharp cheeses and Chef has selected delicacies made with cow’s, goat’s, and sheep’s milk, right here in South Australia. A luxury experience that involves tasting traditional cheeses is a gastronomic experience that shouldn’t be missed. Sofitel Sommelier has paired these with fine wines, bringing out the flavours of both.
Embark on an intimate experience with us and enjoy exclusive tastings, get to know the secrets of some of the states best cheesemongers and artisans, and leave with a wealth of (delicious) knowledge and wonderful connections.
This experience runs Wednesdays from 6-8pm and is designed for Adults only. For Groups of 6 or more please ask for your own group experience. Other sessions by demand.
Your Guide through the story of wines and cheeses offered, is an experienced and professional educator.
From $140 to $160
Come discover an original creative melding between art, culture and gastronomie. Local SA artists take you on their interpretation of Adelaide’s west end from the inside out.
Nature history and our changing world is omnipresent in this tour as the short walk encompasses local street art, architecture, Light Square, Adelaide College of the Arts and a few surprises. Included is an exclusive curated tour of Sofitel’s Art including commissioned “Field of Dreams” and we hear of the artists background. Then the viewer in turn becomes the artiste being taught an exclusive creative technique, while enjoying a deliczately crafted light lunch.
The tour has been curated to appear in perfect symbiosis with its environment, with works of art hung within the Sofitel to street art and exhibitions within local galleries and educational institutes . The eye-opening coming together of art and gastronomie where you get to learn an artist’s technique yourself and engage in discussion with your fellow experience chasers.
This experience runs monthly Wednesday Mornings from 10-1pm and is designed for Adults only, this is a walking tour. For Groups of 6 or more please ask for your own group experience.
Disabled AccessFamily Friendly
From $90 to $120
If you would like to spend quality time with your child or grandchild without leaving the city, and are keen to get them off their screens and involved in something fun and educational there is a tasty and luxurious way to engage and educate.
France is famous for their Gastronomie and their beautiful Christmas celebrations and traditions. A luxury experience that involves seeing how some of the delicacies are created and enjoying a gastronomic experience is available at Sofitel. Embark on an intimate experience with us and enjoy exclusive tastings of what our cullinary team will prepare for Christmas, get to know the traditions of Christmas in France and leave with a wealth of (delicious) knowledge plus a decoration to take home.
This experience runs Saturday or Sunday Afternoons from 2-4 pm and is designed for Adults with Children. For Groups of 6 or more please ask for your own group experience.
Disabled AccessFamily Friendly