Established in 1839, The German Arms Hotel in Hahndorf in the Adelaide Hills is a South Australian icon. Rich in history, we serve a large selection of local and German beers, outstanding food and offer warm traditional hospitality.

German Heritage

As one of the first hotels in SA, The German Arms Hotel encapsulates South Australia’s German heritage like no other. Located in the heart of  Hahndorf in the Adelaide Hills, you can experience the proud history and old-world charm set amongst modern comforts and hospitality. Click here to read more of hotel’s history.

All Day Dining

We serve up only the finest in old-fashioned hearty meals. From traditional German fare to popular Australian pub-style food, we’ve got it covered and with our generous helpings you won’t walk away hungry. Click here to see our extensive menu and dining options.

Christmas will soon be here, book now to avoid disappointment. Christmas day menus : Christmas Day menu

Functions & Events

Let us take the ‘hassle’ and stress out of organising your next special event. With hospitality and service that’s second-to-none, the German Arms Hotel is the perfect venue for all events, large or small. Click here to find out more information about our function and event options.

Local & International Beers

We have stacks of local, international and traditional German beers for you to enjoy (come on… would you expect anything less from a German Pub?) Of course we also stock some of SA’s finest wines too! Click here for more info on our extensive beer and wine lists.