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Mercure Grosvenor Hotel Adelaide
125 North Terrace
Adelaide 5000
South Australia

Attractions and Activities

Discover things to do in Adelaide

Discover the splendid sights, attractions and activities in Adelaide. From its prime setting in the heart of the Central Business District, just a five-minute walk from Rundle Mall and a ten-minute walk from the Adelaide Oval, the Mercure Grosvenor Hotel Adelaide is the perfect base for exploring South Australia's laid-back capital, a welcoming place many consider to be Australia's "most liveable city." 

Tucked between the hills and the ocean, Adelaide offers a little bit of everything. From fabulous restaurants, surprisingly vibrant nightlife and beautiful local wineries to pristine beaches and historic architecture, the city is as diverse and colourful as the people who call it home. 

When planning your Adelaide adventure, rely on our friendly 24-hour staff to guide you to the colourful tourist spots, recreational activities, fascinating attractions and fun things to do just moments from The Mercure Grosvenor Hotel Adelaide.

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  • Adelaide 500

    Adelaide 500

  • What's On in the Neighbourhood

    What's On in the Neighbourhood

  • National Wine Centre of Australia

    National Wine Centre of Australia

  • Haigh's Chocolate Visitor Centre

    Haigh's Chocolate Visitor Centre

  • Botanical Gardens

    Botanical Gardens

  • Adelaide ZOO

    Adelaide ZOO

  • Adelaide Oval Tours & Museum

    Adelaide Oval Tours & Museum

  • Adelaide Festival Centre

    Adelaide Festival Centre

  • Adelaide Central Markets

    Adelaide Central Markets

  • Rundle Street Market

    Rundle Street Market

  • Adelaide Oval

    Adelaide Oval

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Adelaide 500

Australia's largest domestic ticketed motorsport event features four days of high-octane events at the Adelaide Parklands. In addition to ten grandstands offering views of supercars racing through the streets of Adelaide, there are family fun zones, hospitality tents, unique exhibitions, and live concerts. 

What's On in the Neighbourhood

Let Mercure Grosvenor by Accor Hotels show you how to have a good time in Adelaide. No matter what you love to do, no matter what time of year you visit, you can be sure to find exciting events just moments from Mercure Grosvenor Hotel Adelaide. 

Conveniently across the street from the Adelaide Convention Centre, Festival Centre, Adelaide Oval and Adelaide Casino, and just moments from the Rundle Mall shopping complex. If you are visiting for business, Mercure Grosvenor Hotel Adelaide is a pleasant stroll from offices in the Adelaide business/government district.

National Wine Centre of Australia

Located next to Adelaide's beautiful Botanic Gardens, this eye-catching architectural gem invites beginners, novices and full-fledged wine connoisseurs to expand their knowledge of Australian wines with tastings and educational programmes. The seasonal tapas menu at the Cellar Door offers a wonderful complement to the tasting experience.  

Haigh's Chocolate Visitor Centre

Haigh's Chocolates Visitor Centre is a five-minute drive from the Mercure Grosvenor Hotel Adelaide. This world-class facility combines excellent viewing and tour facilities along with heritage displays and a spacious retail area. Take a tour and learn how chocolate is made from raw cocoa beans carefully selected from plantations around the world. View their quality chocolates in the making and then, of course, enjoy a taste or two for yourself.

Botanical Gardens

Within walking distance of the Adelaide city centre, this historical garden features an exceptional Victorian landscape complemented by outstanding plant collections and garden buildings. The Adelaide Botanic Garden is home to three architecturally significant glass houses - the Palm House, the Bicentennial Conservatory and the Amazon Waterlily Pavilion. Each glass house was built for a specific purpose and represents a leading design for its time.

Adelaide ZOO

Adelaide ZOO is home to over 1,800 animals and almost 300 species of exotic and native mammals, birds, reptiles and fish exhibited in eight hectares of magnificent botanic surroundings.

Adelaide Oval Tours & Museum

Established in 1873 and managed by the South Australian Cricket Association (SACA), Adelaide's historic cricket ground is one of the worlds most famous and picturesque cricket pitches. View cricket memorabilia and learn more about the Oval’s rich sporting history.

Adelaide Festival Centre

The Adelaide Festival Centre is the creative heart of South Australia and walking distance from the Mercure Grosvenor Hotel Adelaide. Enjoy a diverse program of music, dance and theatre performances and exhibitions throughout the year. 

Adelaide Central Markets

South Australia’s most visited tourist attraction and a foodie epicentre for over 140 years, this bustling, aromatic bazaar has over 80 stalls and is a Mecca for multicultural cuisine and fresh produce. The Central Market trades largely in fruits, vegetables, small goods, and café food and is divided into a colourful array of lanes and alleyways.

Rundle Street Market

Located in the cosmopolitan East End District, this vibrant urban market features avant garde fashion shops and international designer labels plus eclectic gifts, upscale home goods, jewellery, accessories and more. When it’s time to take a break from your shopping spree you’ll have plenty of superb cafés, restaurants and wine bars to choose from. 

Adelaide Oval

Located in the heart of Adelaide, just a ten-minute walk from the hotel, this 53,000-seat stadium is one of the premier sports and entertainment venues in South Australia. Since opening in 1871, it has played host to world-class events, from sporting events like The Ashes cricket test series and AFL football to live concerts by some of the biggest musical acts and performance artists in the world.