Book your "Winter Warmer at The Bay" package - for a limited time only
The Ensenada Motor Inn & Suites - Glenelg (formerly Best Western Adelaide ) has a selection of accommodation including Executive & Deluxe Motel Rooms, Self-contained Suites and two bedroom Holiday Apartments.
We are ideally situated opposite picturesque Colley Reserve, only a one minute walk to the golden sands of Glenelg Beach and adjacent to Moseley Square, famous for it's cafe's, restaurants and tram service to the Adelaide City CBD. Please note there is no elevator access to the Motor Inn.
What's on in Glenelg this week? - there's heaps happening around "The Bay" this week.
For the month of July, Glenelg will turn into a Winter Wonderland with a huge 450sqm ice rink installed on Moseley Square, less than a two minute walk from Ensenada Motor Inn and Suites. Come rain, hail or shine; morning, noon or night bring the family and skate by Adelaide’s favourite beach. Open daily Sunday to Thursday from 9am to 7.30pm, Friday and Saturday from 9am to 9pm - 1 hour skating sessions are available at 9am, 10.30am, 12 noon, 1.30pm, 3pm, 4.30pm and 6.30pm. An additional 8pm skate session is available Friday and Saturday nights only.
The new Glenelg Cinema, GU Film House Glenelg, an arthouse cinema concept in a purpose built cinema complex, has just opened it's doors - 4 years after the closure of the originsl cinema. The GU Film House will specifically cater to an emerging trend for intimate cinema formats screening niche, arthouse and main stream releases. The Glenelg cinema consists of 6 screens seating from 100 up to 207 with large leatherette seats, the decor is subtlety understated with a style and finesse that blends in well with this new arthouse concept. Complete with an onsite licensed café consisting of a curated food menu, GU Film House offers the complete cinema experience.
Port Power play the GWS Giants at the new Adelaide Oval so hop on a tram and take in an AFL game at 4:10 p.m. this Sunday afternoon - 22nd July.
Adventure Aerial Park has just opened at West Beach, only five minutes from Glenelg, another reason to spend a day at The Bay. The first structure of its kind in Australia, MegaAdventure Aerial Park includes SkyMate, 26 metres high and boasts 50 crossings, which are graded like ski slopes, and aim to challenge and excite alike in a fun and safe environment. The impressive structure consists of scramble nets, rope bridges, beams, swings, log steps and an aerial row boat and picnic table. For more information please visit www.megaadventure.com.au
Winter is here and the season has brought some fine, sunny days this week with highs of 19 degrees. It's an ideal time to spend a day at "The Bay", relax at of the many outdoor dining venues and bars overlooking the sensational white sands of Glenelg beach - like the Pier Hotel bar pictured opposite - it's just a one minute walk from the Ensenada Motor Inn and Suites.
Winter is a great time to shop at "the Bay", lots of new season's fashions, variety and aromatic coffee shops to tingle your tastebuds, so get on down to Jetty Road, Glenelg. Westfield Marion is Adelaide's largest shopping complex with 100's of retail stores and an Events Cinema Complex. It is only 8 minutes by car - an ideal place to shop, browse and relax. Harbour Town is only 5 minutes by car and provides you with an amazing choice of outlet shopping and great savings.
The sunseekers are still out on the soft white sand with Winter producing some fine sunny days. The beach is still a great place for a stroll anytime of the day.
Enjoy a swim with the dolphins on Temptation Sailing or take the kids to Adelaide's premier entertainment venue The Beachouse, where the heated water slides are operating, a perfect winter activity. Dine out at one of the many cafes and restaurants, take a stroll along one of Adelaide's premier shopping strips, Jetty Road or pull up a chair in Moseley Square, sipping on a latte at Cibo Espresso. Why not take the Glenelg Tram to North Terrace, hop off and cross the new Adelaide Oval Footbridge and explore the transformation that has taken place over the last two years. The Riverbank precinct has added a whole new flavour to the parklands.