Sticky Rice Villas, Adelaide
|96 Old Mount Barker Road, Stirling, 5152, Adelaide, South Australia, AUSTRALIA.|
Description: Sticky Rice VillasLocated in the charming little town of Stirling, in Adelaide Hills, Sticky Rice Villas is a unique new design property, set in three spectacular villas, forming a part of the Sticky Rice Cooking School. This award-winning boutique property is a magnificent spot for relaxing visits to this beautiful region, less than half an hour from the centre of Adelaide.
Sticky Rice provides a huge range of cooking classes every day of the week, either for groups or individuals. Gourmet Food Tours and special weekend packages are also organised. For guests wishing to explore further afield, Stirling and Adelaide Hills offer a magnificent choice of landmarks and attractions, such as the Mount Lofty Botanical Gardens, the Cleland National Park, and the Cedars, the historic home of one of Australia's most famous painters, Hans Heysen. Outdoor activities available close by the Villas include mountain biking, hiking and golf on a number of excellent courses.
Sticky Rice Villas' award-winning accommodation is situated in three unique villas, offering Bed and Breakfast rates and various gourmet retreat packages. Each villa features individually themed décor, and is luxuriously furnished and equipped with a range of high-tech amenities.
Type of rooms: Sticky Rice VillasThe three exclusive Sticky Rice Villas are a design statement offering a spacious two-roomed 70 sq m indoor living area, a private walled 45 sq m outdoor courtyard and private bamboo and tropical planted gardens. Floor to ceiling glass surrounds every angle of the villa allowing views and easy indoor /outdoor living. The Villas have the luxury of under-floor heating, reverse cycle ducted heating and cooling, 55" 3D TV, integrated speaker system, iPod dock and a stunning Jag kitchen.
Karma - The Balinese Villa:
The Karma Villa features an outdoor stone bath with fountain wall spout, giant timber day bed, outdoor deck, tranquil water feature and ambient lit Bali Hut. Indoors, the villa is decorated in Balinese reds and golds, natural wood and the warm designer lighting. The Bali Villa bathroom has tnder floor heating, Balinese stone bath and overhead rain shower. One king-size bed.
Yoko - The Japanese Villa:
Yoko Villa boasts Japanese Gardens, stunning Shoji screens, Japanese bath and two person luxury shower. In the courtyard,guests can experience the impact of a vertical living garden wall relaxing in the Japanese tea-house or under the shade of the Japanese Maple. One king-size bed.
Zen Villa - The Manager's Suite:
The Manager's suite has Zen-like decadence and the romance of moody décor, a stand alone bath in an open plan bedroom and an indoor shower under the branches of ancient pine trees. The Manager's Suite has its own north-facing sunny courtyard housing a top of the range BBQ and a Jag kitchen with 3,5m island bench and seating for ten. Zen Villa has the additional convenience of a laundry with washer and dryer and is perfect for longer stay guests. One king-size bed or two king singles.
Number of rooms: 3
Official category: Villas.Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard.
How to get here:
From Adelaide: Take the Stirling exit from the Princess Highway (Freeway).
Turn left at the roundabout into Pomona Road, also signposted Mount Lofty.
At the top of Pomona turn left, then immediately right into Old Mt Barker Road.
Sticky Rice Cooking School is about 500 m along the road on the right. Look out for the 2m Buddha statue at the entrance.
From Crafers exit: Drive through Crafers and just after the shops on the left, turn left up Piccadilly Road signed towards Mt Lofty Botanic Gardens.
Make sure you do not go straight ahead after shops or you will be back on the freeway and will have to come off at the next exit - Stirling.
At the top of Piccadilly Road veer right at the 2 way roundabout and follow Old Mt Barker Rd for about .8km.
You will go over the top of the Freeway, and then turn immediately left onto Old Mt Barker Road.
The cooking school is about 500m along on the right. Look out for the 2m Buddha statue at our entrance.
GPS Coordinates: 34° 59' 57.07'' S 138° 43' 53.02'' E
Nearest airport: Adelaide Airport - 24,7km.