The Lion Cottage is a beautiful historic row cottage offering bed & breakfast in boutique accommodation.

It is situated in arguably the best and most convenient location in North Adelaide. Furnished in comfortable period style, complimented by modern luxuries, The Lion Cottage (TLC) is a fully self-contained, non smoking, “home away from home" for one or two people seeking B&B, a short-stay, or an extended visit. We can discuss you bringing your pet.

  • Fully self-contained B&B
  • Luxurious queen size bed
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Pet friendly on request
  • Short or an extended visit
  • 1.5km from Adelaide CBD
  • Private vine covered courtyard
  • WiFi on request (minimal extra fee)
See our great location

Walk or Cycle

1.5km from Adelaide CBD
Adelaide Zoo, Adelaide Botanic Gardens, National Wine Centre, Festival Centre, the Torrens River, Adelaide Oval, The Royal Adelaide Hospital, Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Memorial Hospital, or the universities

Take a Bus

Central Market, Gouger Street Restaurants, Art Gallery, Rundle Mall shopping, South Australian Museum, or State Library


Beaches, McLaren Vale, Adelaide Hills, Barossa and Clare Valley wine districts, Cleland Wildlife Park, Monarto Zoo


Adelaide Festival, Santos Tour Down Under, WOMADelaide, Adelaide Fringe, Cabaret Festival, Clipsal 500, or that very special family event.

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The Lion Cottage availability

To keep you comfortable all year round, you will find...

  • 1 queen size bed & ensuite bathroom
  • Linen, blankets, towels and robes
  • Fully equipped kitchen with refrigerator, oven, stovetop, microwave & kettle, crockery, cutlery, and cookware
  • Reverse cycle air conditioning & heating
  • Washing machine, drier, iron & ironing board
  • LCD Digital TV, DVD Player (with a selection of DVDs), CD Player / Stereo (and a stack of CDs)
  • Wireless Internet is available (for a minimal extra fee)
  • Portacot on request
  • Non-smoking
Make an Enquiry

Please enquire

Please contact us by filling out the form or call us on 0447 170 340


from $155 per night for stays of 7 nights +

from $175 per night for stays of 5-6 nights

(Standard is a minimum stay of 5 nights - please discuss alternatives with Karen)

Welcome port, chocolate and fresh milk on arrival, and sufficient cereals for 5 days, are included in the tariff.

Surcharges may apply for public holidays, peak periods, and special events.

Long term guests are valued with discounted rates.

Please discuss pet bond and cleaning fee when you enquire.


Bookings can reserve your accommodation dates for 5 days, during which we should receive your deposit. The deposit is 25% of your accommodation fee. The balance of your accommodation is payable 1 month prior to the commencement of your stay.


Payment can be made by bank transfer, VISA and Mastercard.


On some occasions plans do not unfold as you may hope. If you would like information regarding our cancellation policy, please let us know.

Strictly no smoking.