Cozy Winter Escapes in the Barossa Valley

Winter in the Barossa Valley is a magical time – and there is nothing better than spending those cold days and nights cosying up with a glass of Barossa wine next to a roaring fire.

For those who love camping but still want to enjoy the comfort of a fire, BIG4 Barossa Tourist Park is the perfect choice. Our family-friendly park has several communal firepits where you can sit with fellow travellers and share stories. Alternatively, you can opt for our Premium Grassed Sites, each featuring their own private firepit. Whether you’re roasting marshmallows or simply enjoying the flickering flames, this is a must-have addition to your winter camping experience.

Now that you’ve got firepits and accommodation sorted, let’s plan the rest of your Barossa getaway!

Here are some must-visit spots in the Barossa that feature inviting fireplaces, perfect for warming up during your day of exploring.


Vintners Bar and Grill

Located in Angaston and only a five-minute drive from BIG4 Barossa Tourist Park, Vintners Bar & Grill offers modern fusion cuisine and has an extensive list of Barossa and international wines. The indoor dining area features a welcoming, open fireplace, making it the perfect spot to enjoy outstanding food, wine and service while staying toasty on a cold winter’s day.


Vintners Bar and Grill


Poonawatta Wines

For a more intimate experience, visit Poonawatta Wines in Eden Valley. Their open-plan cellar door has a large cosy fireplace that enhances the warm and friendly atmosphere. With floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the dam and surrounding paddocks, prepare to be amazed by the views, wine and stories. Taste their small volume, single vineyard old vine wines with genuine provenance, while enjoying a platter by a roaring fire.


Poonawatta Cellar Door



As you make your way back to the Park, stop in at Yalumba. Wonder the immaculate grounds and discover the onsite cooperage (where they make wine barrels), and enjoy tastings and platters in front of the grand fireplace in the tasting room.






Winter in the Barossa Valley is all about cosy moments and warm hospitality. Whether you’re visiting a winery, enjoying a fine dining experience, or camping under the stars, there’s no shortage of places to warm up by the fire. Embrace the season and discover the charm of the Barossa’s winter wonders – book your stay at BIG4 Barossa Tourist Park.

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