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Hidden Gems Near Mintaro, South Australia:
Make the Most of your Stay in our Clare Accommodation

When it comes to making the most of your stay in the beautiful Clare Valley region, the advantages of securing Clare accommodation are diverse and limitless. Tucked away within the picturesque landscape lies the small historic town of Mintaro, South Australia. It proudly boasts the title of being the very first town to be listed as a State Heritage Area in South Australia. This is a testament to its rich historical significance and unique charm.  


As you navigate your Clare Valley accommodation options, don’t look past Mintaro Cottage. Nestled in the heart of Mintaro, South Australia, Mintaro Cottage guarantees a stay that promises not only comfort but an immersion into the town's rich heritage. 


We're thrilled to unveil a handpicked selection of hidden gems. These are the must-visit places that deserve a spot at the top of your itinerary once your Clare accommodation is confirmed. 


Mintaro Maze – 7-minute walk from our Clare accommodation  


A visit to Mintaro Maze is an essential experience, conveniently located just a short stroll away from our Clare accommodation and nestled in the heart of Mintaro, South Australia. Consisting of over 800 lush conifer plants, Mintaro Maze invites you to step into a world of enchantment and exploration. Whether you're embarking on this adventure with friends, family, or even solo, Mintaro Maze promises an unforgettable journey filled with twists, turns, and unexpected discoveries. Take the short stroll from our Clare Valley accommodation and venture into Mintaro Maze today! 


Interactive Wine-Making – 20-minute drive from our Clare accommodation  


A short scenic drive from our Clare accommodation, make your way to Knappstein Enterprise Winery and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of winemaking through their interactive and hands-on wine-making experience. Upon your arrival, a welcoming glass of their current Riesling sets the tone for what’s ahead! This captivating experience will take you through the art of winemaking and allow you to create your own master red wine blend.  


For those in search of a different experience, visit Knappstein Wines on a Friday afternoon during your Mintaro, South Australia stay for their Friday Night Live Music night. A perfect way to wind down and soak in musical talents whilst enjoying beautiful food and wine. Secure your Clare accommodation today and embark on a journey to Knappstein Wines.  


Martindale Hall – 6-minute drive from our Clare accommodation  


Just up the road from Mintaro, South Australia, you’ll encounter the remarkable Martindale Hall, which today, you can walk through and gain the unique experience of a living museum. Transport yourself back into the late 1800s as you enter the Georgian-style sandstone mansion with distinct Italianate influences.  


When planning your Clare accommodation and exploration, ensure that Martindale Hall finds a place in your itinerary. It’s not merely an attraction, it’s a gateway to the past, an opportunity to engage with history and a treasure trove of elegance, all just a brief drive away from Mintaro, South Australia.  

Summary of hidden gems near our Clare accommodation  


These are just a handful of the hidden treasures awaiting your discovery within the charming town of Mintaro, South Australia, and its picturesque surroundings. Don’t hesitate to secure your Clare accommodation today at Mintaro Cottages to ensure you have the perfect base to explore the stunning region.  

Clare Valley Rooms

Redwood Studio:

$220 - $350 per night (minimum 2-night stay) for 2 guests


Cypress Studio:

$280 - $400 per night (minimum 2-night stay) for 2 guests

$440 - $580 per night (minimum 2-night stay) for 3-4 guests

Minimum stay 5-nights during peak periods

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