rooms & Spaces


share a laugh in a bar

The Front Bar

Our Front Bar is the perfect place to rub shoulders and have a yarn with local winemakers and grape-growers. 

The Cocktail Bar

The cocktail bar is a great place to sit and relax over a cocktail, champagne or wine. 

The Garden Bar

The front bar opens up into the Beer Garden in the garden bar. Stroll up to the bar for the full range of beer, wine or coffee. 

share a meal in a private dining room

The Green Room

The Green Room, seating 6 people is ideal for small groups and meetings. Minimum spend $250

The Purple Room

The Purple Room, seating 8-10 people is great for re-unions of family and friends.

Minimum spend $250

The Hell Hole Jail

The Hell Hole, the Hotel’s Jail  built is 1868 is now the perfect place to get locked in for degustation dining. Seating up to 20 inside or 40 guests  including the outdoor terrace. Minumim spend $1,000. 

share a Sofa in a lounge

The Chestafields

These lovely red chairs are a crowd favourite – first in best dressed.  

The Chaise Lounge

The Chaise lounge is alovely way to get cosy whilst sharing a drink or snack. 

The chinese table

Kids love to get around our antique Chinese table for a shared meal. The six little chairs are special. 

share the sunshine outside

The Beer Garden

The secure Beer Garden seats around 180 outside, much of the tables under-cover.  

(Still under construction – opening September 1st)

The Verandas

The veranda bars overlook Watervale on North Terrace. A great place to share a meal or a laugh. 

The Jail Terrace

The Hell Hole terrace overlooks the beer garden and has an amazing elevated view of Watervale. 

(Still under construction – opening September 1st)

share knowledge with us

Chef's table

Dining at the Chef’s Table is a cooking demonstration in itself. You will learn from our talkative Chefs. 

The Carl Sobels Wine Room

A special place to taste wine. It turns into a Cellar Door from 5 to 7pm. 

(Still under construction – opening September 1st)

WSET Training in the Hell Hole

TAFE run the Clare Valley’s Wine and Spirit Education Trust courses in the Hell Hole. You could be locked in until you pass your exam!