Red Poles

B&b in McLaren Vale

Bushy, eccentric Red Poles is a great place to stay (and eat!). Aim for the rustic ensuite room (bigger than its two counterparts). Order some gnocchi with goats curd (mains from $10 to $30, serving 9am to 4.30pm), and check out some local artwork while you wait. Live music Sunday afternoons, and tastings of McLaren Vale Beer Company ( ales.