Looking for accommodation in Adelaide for the Pageant?

South Australia

Whether you are visiting Adelaide for the National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant or touring throughout South Australia as part of your extended stay, you will find a variety of accommodation options at a price to suit your budget.

South Australia is home to long summers, stunning beaches and award-winning wine, events and festivals. It’s the gateway to the Barossa, Flinders Ranges and Outback and Kangaroo Island.

We're famous for our food and wine; we blend a love of the arts with a passion for sport; a love of the new with a respect for the old; a warm smile with a cool drink.

Find out more about South Australia and its 12 distinct regions on southaustralia.com or contact the Adelaide Visitor Information Centre on 1300 588 140.


Adelaide combines exceptional food and wine with art, shopping, culture and fantastic weather. What's not to love?

Adelaide is not only the gateway to some of Australia's best wine country, the city centre is surrounded by parklands and a blend of historic buildings, wide streets, boutique stores, cosy cafes and buzzing restaurants.

You'll find plenty of accommodation in Adelaide, including boutique hotels, apartments, seaside resorts and heritage cottages. Most hotels are in the city centre, however there are a number of hotels, motels and bed and breakfasts in nearby North Adelaide and along the coast.

Head to southaustralia.com to search and book your accommodation while you're here for the National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant, and discover more about Adelaide and its surrounds.

Things to see and do in Adelaide

Rundle Street

Visitor Information Centres

Visitor Information Centres will help you make the most of your time in Adelaide. If you are travelling in South Australia and need some advice, drop into a Visitor Information Centre and find out where to stay and what to do.

Rundle Mall West

Adelaide Visitor Information Centre

Stroll down Rundle Mall and stop by the visitor information centre in James Place, just opposite the Myer Centre. Whether you need directions, suggestions or local knowledge, just drop in and say 'hi'. Look for the blue sign with a yellow "i" on it.

Adelaide Zoo

Adelaide Zoo

Home to Wang Wang and Funi, the only giant pandas in the southern hemisphere, the Adelaide Zoo houses over 300 exotic mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles, invertebrates and fish. Book exclusive tours or stay for the 'wild nights' overnight experience!

Adelaide Central Market

Adelaide Central Market

The Adelaide Central Market is our most visited tourist attraction. It has more than 80 stalls, cafes and restaurants. It's unchallenged as Australia's best market. You won't find this variety of fresh food under one roof anywhere else!

Moseley Square, Glenelg

Glenelg Beach by Tram

Take a ride on Adelaide’s historic tram line from the city to Glenelg and discover South Australia's settlement history at the Bay Discovery Centre. You'll also find a pristine beach, picturesque jetty and lively shops and cafes along Jetty Road.

Haigh's Chocolate Store

Haigh's Chocolates

Visit the Haigh's Chocolates Visitor Centre, home to Australia's oldest surviving chocolate-making company and one of only a handful worldwide still making chocolate directly from cocoa beans. You can enjoy special chocolate tastings, see chocolates being made and discover the heritage behind Australia's oldest chocolate manufacturer.

North Terrace

North Terrace

Stroll along North Terrace - there's plenty to experience. The State Library, Museum, Art Gallery and Migration Museum, Parliament House, the beautiful Adelaide Botanic Gardens and the National Wine Centre of Australia are all located within walking distance. Experience some local history and famous artworks or stroll through the gardens.

Port Adelaide

Port Adelaide

Explore South Australia's maritime history in Port Adelaide, only 20 minutes from the city. Walking tours are run through the old docks and cruise boats ply the Port River, attracting the local dolphins. If that’s not enough there’s also the South Australian Maritime Museum, the National Railway Museum and lighthouse to explore.

Rundle Mall

Rundle Mall

Rundle Mall is the shopping heart of Adelaide, with more than 700 retail stores and 15 elegant arcades and centres, open every day of the week. Paved and pedestrian friendly, there are outdoor cafes and bars to rest your tired but happy shopping feet. Relax on a bench and watch the world of shoppers pass by.