A Glance at CBD and North Adelaide Winners of the 2023 AHA|SA Hotel Industry Awards

Last updated 02 Nov, 2023

Image: EOS by SkyCity. Credit: SkyCity.

The anticipated 2023 AHA|SA Hotel Industry Awards for Excellence shone a spotlight on the pinnacle of excellence within the state's hospitality realm with over 900 in attendance at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre on 31 October 2023.

The AHA|SA Awards for Excellence are regarded as the highest accolades in the industry, recognising outstanding achievements in a diverse spectrum of categories.

Congratulations to the winners from Adelaide’s CBD and North Adelaide for their unparalleled dedication and service, earning commendations and accolades in various categories. The success of these establishments not only reflects their commitment to excellence but also serves as a testament to the city's vibrant hospitality industry.

The winners will go on to attend the upcoming AHA National Hotel Awards to be held at Adelaide Oval on Monday 27 November 2023.

Check out the list of noteworthy winners and judges' commendations from Adelaide’s CBD and North Adelaide below:

Category: Draught Beer Quality
  • WINNER: Elephant British Pub
Category: All Abilities Hotel - General Division
  • WINNER: Duke of Brunswick Hotel
Category: Bar Presentation & Experience - Accommodation Division
  • WINNER: Mayfair Hotel
Category: Bar Presentation & Experience - Metropolitan
  • JUDGES COMMENDATION: Paloma Bar & Pantry
Paloma Bar and Pantry
Paloma Bar and Pantry. Credit: Jacqui Way.

Category: Marketing & Promotion - Accommodation Division
  • WINNER: Eos by SkyCity
Category: Marketing & Promotion - General Division
  • WINNER: Duke of Brunswick Hotel
Category: Mid-Range Hotel Accommodation
  • WINNER: ibis Adelaide
Category: Outdoor or Non-Enclosed Facility - Metropolitan
  • WINNER: 2KW Bar & Restaurant
2KW Bar and Restaurant
2KW Bar and Restaurant. Credit: South Australian Tourism Commission.

Category: Deluxe Hotel Accommodation
  • WINNER: Sofitel Adelaide
Category: Bistro Casual Dining - Inner Metropolitan
    • JUDGES COMMENDATION: Strathmore Hotel
    Category: Restaurant Accommodation Division
    • WINNER: The Playford
    Category: Meeting & Events Venue - Accommodation & Specialist Division – Joint Winner Deluxe Hotel Accommodation
    • WINNERS: Adelaide Oval and Eos by SkyCity
    Category: Redeveloped Hotel - Accommodation Division
    • WINNER: HotelMOTEL

    Category: Chef of the Year
    • WINNER: Adelaide Oval - Philip Pope