Ashton is a small village in the Adelaide Hills, central to the wonderful attractions of this picturesque region.

Make it your base for a romantic holiday or relaxing retreat. It’s only a short drive to renowned restaurants and eateries including the Bridgewater Mill at Bridgewater, Mt Lofty House at Crafers and Maximilians at Verdun. The Scenic Hotel at Norton Summit is only minutes away, offering restaurant meals by a roaring log fire in winter, as well as breathtaking views. Nearby the Uraidla Hotel has a split-level restaurant overlooking the beautiful Piccadilly Valley.

Ashton is home to Ashton Hills Vineyard, which offers wine tastings and sales on weekends and public holidays. There is also a charming bed and breakfast. Enjoy the many antique stores, arts, crafts and cafes in the region.

And there’s more to discover in the Adelaide Hills.

It’s the home of boutique wineries, country markets, art galleries and charming villages. It’s also the place for romantic weekends away, cosy pub meals, scenic drives and nature walks.

Children love the Adelaide Hills’s giant rocking horse, National Motor Museum, Melba’s Chocolate Factory and wildlife parks.

Located only 20 minutes from Adelaide’s central business district, the Adelaide Hills provide a wonderfully refreshing change from the pace of the city.

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