Set amongst the gently rolling hills and vineyards characteristic of the Barossa Valley, The Louise offers guests a relaxed and luxurious stay in generously sized villa-style suites well suited to the region’s Mediterranean vibe. Centrally located in the hamlet of Marananga, The Louise offers guests a ‘backstage pass’ to the region’s world renowned wineries, vineyards, restaurants, markets and art galleries.

The Louise is part of the esteemed Baillie Lodges collection, where a stay is the start of a wonderful addiction to the luxury of travel. Each of the Baillie Lodges properties is located in an extraordinary destination, where a personal connection with the people and place makes every stay a memorable one.

Leading from a central walkway lined with the region’s signature grapevines, fifteen private villa-style suites with luxuriously appointed king beds and ensuite bathrooms welcome guests with gates opening onto rosemary-lined courtyards complete with outdoor seating.
The Louise features a heated outdoor pool overlooking the vineyards and a fully equipped fitness centre with adjacent hot and cold sauna and shower for refreshing post-workout.

Enjoy exclusive experiences when staying at The Louise.

Wellness is at the heart of a stay at The Louise, where good food and wines may bookend a day dedicated to looking after mind, body and spirit. The Louise’s partnership with local spa and beauty cooperative Barossa Beauty offers a personalised and customisable wellness experiences including yoga, meditation and guided nature walks

Duration: 3.5 hours
Tariff: From $135 per person

The ‘Taste the Etherearl‘ is an unforgettable experience, which redefines wine tasting as you know it. Set your feet on the acient mineral soils of the Gnadenfrei vineyards, breathe in the beauty of the Barossa and feel the intangible magic of Tscharke.

This is an enriching and transformative wine-tasting journey.  Or, exclusive to guests staying at The Louise, enjoy a wine tasting ino the otherworldly subterranean Tscharke Underground Cellar. A mesmerising event hosted by Tscharke’s ground-breaking winemakers, guests can expect a seat at the members’ bar for a guided tasting of the winery’s current releases plus some carefully back vintages.

Duration: 2.5 – 3.5 hours
Tariff: $350 per person

Hentley Farm ‘De La Terre’

Discover an extraordinary wine experience exclusively crafted for guests at The Louise in collaboration with Hentley Farm, the esteemed Barossa Valley winery which proudly holds the prestigious Jimmy Watson Trophy.

Join this personally led exploration of Hentley Farm’s renowned portfolio of red wines – especially the estate Shiraz. Hentley Farm is a single-estate boutique winery, a world of rich flavours and exceptional winemaking. This exclusive collaboration between The Louise and Hentley Farm promises a personal wine journey that offers a rare chance to sample the Barossa Valley’s finest. Participants must be of legal drinking age to join this exceptional wine experience.

The tour begins with a captivating, personally led tour of the vineyard tour and a chance to discover Hentley Farm’s rich heritage as well as the meticulous craftsmanship behind their exceptional single estate wines. Explore the vine-laden landscapes and savour a gourmet grazing platter, perfectly complementing the Hentley’s premium wines.

Duration: 2 hours
Tariff: $345 per person

The Louise - offers guests a stylish escape complete with private villa-style suites, world-class dining at Appellation and access to a backstage pass to the best of the Barossa.

The Louise is the newest member of Baillie Lodge's growing portfolio of luxury lodges.