Mount Lofty House

Mount Lofty House

Arthur Hardy, who built Mount Lofty House as his summer residence, was a keen botanist and gardener. This is why their grounds are so versatile and beautiful throughout the year. But also inside they have made sure that none of your wishes will be left unmet, while you just sit back and indulge in whatever activity takes you fancy.

Mount Lofty House

The best fine dining experience in the Adelaide Hills

Enter the world of Arthur Hardy, the determined and visionary young English man, who loved the finer things in life. Take a seat on the verandah of his 1852 summer residence before embarking on what will be one of the best culinary journeys of your life.

Hardy’s Verandah serves a seasonally changing, 4 to 7 course degustation menu, following the ‘Valley to Verandah’ concept, paired with a multi-award-winning wine selection, sake collection, and creative cocktail menu.

Since opening in 2017, Hardy’s Verandah has gone from strength to strength. Awarded 3 Chef Hats for the third year in a row, as well as AHASA Hall of Fame, and Best Wine List of the Year awards in 2021.

Looking for private dining for a celebration or corporate event, Hardy’s Verandah or the private Hardy’s Room (view 360 tour) is available for groups of up to 30 guests.

Being renowned for its beautiful grounds and view over the Piccadilly Valley, Mount Lofty House is also famous for hosting lavish weddings and productive corporate retreats and luxurious events.


2P75+8P Crafers, South Australia, Australia

+61 (0) 8 8130 9292
+61 (0)8 8339 6777