Comfort Inn Manhattan
471 Main North Road
Adelaide, SA 5085
Phone: (61) 8 82622748
Fax: (61) 8 83497619
471 Main North Road Enfield, Adelaide, SA, AU, 5085
- Phone: (61) 8 82622748
- Fax: (61) 8 83497619
If you are looking for touring with a difference, the fleet of Mirror Image Touring Company will surely provide. Catering for groups from two to 40; the company engages three 1955 Chevrolets called Bing Crosby, Bob Hope and Marilyn Monroe! It also employs Matilda, a 1947 Ansair coach and a modern-day 7-seat Caravelle. All vehicles are superbly restored and in showroom condition. The company's "Classic Times Amongst the Vines" tour visits the world-famous Barossa Valley. Tours can also be tailored to meet your group's needs.
Judged to be one of the top 10 convention centers in the world, the Adelaide Convention Centre is first to be purpose-built in Australia. The spacious facility has two halls; the Plenary Hall, which accommodates up to 3,500 people, and 14 meeting rooms hold between 10 and 200 people and there is a VIP room with bar and lounge. Having eight foyers and a main reception area, this non-smoking center is equipped with video-conferencing, audio-visual, telecommunications performance lighting and sound. There are elevators, banquet facilities and two car parks.
With Alliance Business Centers you can set up shop and be open for business in more than 500 locations around the world. You can select from a menu of services such as a corporate mailing address, personal telephone receptionist, and full suite or conference room facilities. No matter how big or small you are Alliance Business Centers has just what you need.
Be it a few streets across or long drives towards the other end of Adelaide, Infocab is bound to land you to your destination. Equipped with modern tracking systems, the nearest cabs are bound to take you on board as soon as possible. Call for more details.
Planned by Colonel William Light in his vision for Adelaide, the parklands encircling the city center remain the envy of many large cities around the world. Adelaide's diverse parklands lend the city its style. Made up of separate parks, gardens and sports grounds there is plenty for everyone; walking trails, cycle tracks, picnic areas and spots to watch the world go by. Alternatively you can play golf, football or attend the races. Many events and festivals, from Writers Week to the Adelaide International Horse Trials, are held in the park lands throughout the year.
A zine shop and venue on Peel Street, the Format Collective heralds the idea of a leisure space where you can spend some time after work in company of like minded creative people. This unique venture was initiated by a group of young artists, musicians and writers, who organize art exhibitions and live music events regularly within this small and intimate shop. The venue also hosts works of local as well as national art and musical talents during their annual festival held at the end of September. Stop by for a drink and go through the zines that are published here every month.
This is the easiest way of finding out about South Australia's national parks and reserves, wildlife and environment. Department of Environment and Natural Resources is a curious mix of glossy nature books and posters, government reports and free wildlife and park information. Look for the National Parks and Wildlife SA free guide for contacts and locations. The free park brochures are not displayed, but ask at the counter for them, as well as the free walking trail guides. You can also buy maps and necessary National Park passes at the shop. The staff can help with accommodation and hiring facilities.
Open daily, the Passenger Transport Information Centre gives free information on Adelaide's transport system, special services and even sells tickets. Taxi numbers are also available. Collect timetables for buses, trains, the Glenelg tram and the high speed O-Bahn. These cover the city, suburbs and further afield. Day trip and multi-trip tickets are great value. Ask about security conscious night services.
Pinnacle Tours lives up to its name and is one of the top tour companies in the country, offering tours in regions all over Australia. There are day tours, package tours, customized tours, cruises and much more to choose from; be it for a small family or a large group traveling together. Contact the head office in Adelaide for more information on tours and packages; +1300 55 1687(toll free)
Adelaide is a veritable tourist hot spot. It boasts of a vibrant culture with numerous memorials to attest to its rich history. Sophisticated architecture, elegant boulevards and a lively art scene captivate the senses, while pristine beaches tempt one and all. South Australia's capital also features lively festivals and events the year round that reflect the city's joie de vivre.
Cutting through the Port heritage area, Lipson Street is one of Adelaide's most historic strips. Its top end, near the harbour, is packed with Victorian colonial architecture. Some of the buildings such as the two banks have remained largely unchanged since the 1800s. Other highlights include the South Australian Maritime Museum, built as a warehouse in 1857, and the Lipson Cafe, originally part of a sail-makers shop. Within walking distance of Port Adelaide's other historic sites, the street lies about 25 minutes drive from central Adelaide.
With a vast knowledge of South Australia, this award-winning international company incorporates the state's main attractions into full and half-day trips. Try cruising the River Murray and visiting the old town of Mannum for lunch, or the wine regions of the Clare Valley or the McLaren Vale's Wirra Wirra Wines. Perhaps your children would like the Warrawong Sanctuary Sunset Walk? These are easy tours that offer a little of everything for everyone. Call at +1 300 85 8687 or fax at +1 300 85 8600.