The Murray River Lakes and Coorong has been a favourite destination for holidaymakers for well over a century, and the shack has been a huge part of its appeal. These holiday homes are often situated in prime spots with the river or beach almost at your doorstep, and facilities ranging from simple to sensational. If you prefer a fully catered stay, the region has some wonderful hotels and motels, many located close to the river and town services.
River Shack Rentals - 1 Murray Terrace is a three bedroom, two bathroom holiday house located in the quiet area of Cowirra.
Families will love the property. There is plenty of lawn down to the river for the kids to run around on, a jetty and great views of the Mannum township. River Shack Rentals - 1 Murray Terrace sleeps up to six (or eight if the fold out lounge is used), and at night you can send the kids downstairs to their own lounge room while the parents enjoy moonlit views of the river from the well appointed lounge and kitchen area - or enjoy a beverage or two on the balcony.
Pets welcome by prior approval and a bond applies.Visit website
Rivershare Marina and Lodge is a unique 11 acre waterfront estate offering luxury River Murray accommodation and houseboat hire.
Rivershare Lodge is an immaculate self-contained holiday home offering both short and longer term occupancy for up to 10 people. Located amongst sweeping lawns and shady gums and on the banks of the River Murray, this is the ultimate River Murray getaway.
The property is ideal for large families or groups of friends travelling together. You will love the kitchen complete with windows opening onto an extended outdoor bar. Two of the three bedrooms have en suites; the main en suite also has a spa bath.
The reverse cycle air-conditioned house has sleek lines, contemporary furnishings and an open fireplace. In summer enjoy the gas barbecue and outdoor furniture with stunning night lighting and floodlit river gums.
For those who are wanting action there is a cement boat ramp and canoes and kayaks are available. Rivershare Lodge has all you need for a memorable river holiday.Visit website
River Shack Rentals - 14 Greenbanks Drive offers something for everyone. If your idea of relaxing is sitting back in a spa without a care in the world, but the rest of the family wants to hit the water from dawn to dusk, this comfortable river front home is for you. The desirable River Shack Rentals - 14 Greenbanks Drive is only 15 kilometres from Murray Bridge.
The BBQ and outdoor dining area has a great feel to it with roll down wind breaks if needed and a huge table to gather around Enjoy the home's features, from modern kitchen to indoor and outdoor dining - or just relax on the waterfront jetty and watch the family wear themselves out on the water. There is also an outdoor spa
There are three dedicated bedrooms and two bathrooms. A large children's escape features two bunk beds, sofa lounge, television/DVD and Nintendo Wii to keep everyone happy.
Family and friends will enjoy the majestic sunsets as the barbecue sizzles ending another day in nature's play ground.Visit website
A very modern home located in the heart of Mannum, with privacy from the town, yet very conveniently located between the shopping, pubs, club and motel. Sit back and watch the ferry's cross the river or the antics of the shacks and river users while enjoying your own private space.
Pop down the street for a country style meal - or prepare your own in the modern kitchen or spacious barbecue area.
This home sleeping ten has plenty of fenced in area to keep the kids safe, ensure your privacy and the fenced river side keeps you relaxed.Visit website
When location means everything look no further than River Shack - 140 Bow Hill. Set almost at the end of the Bow Hill shack line, this neat and tidy little property has all you need for a River Murray escape.
Enter the newly renovated lower area and discover the open space living - brand new modern kitchen, spacious dining area, upmarket modern bathroom or cook on the barbecue just outside the front door.
Head up to the second level and discover another recently renovated kitchen, dining and bathroom and three of the four bedrooms. The property sleeps up to 11 people.
Walk out the front and admire the cliff views and the flat water this area is known for.
Please note: rates vary and minimum stay periods apply during peak times. Refer to website for full details and terms and conditions.Visit website
Stunning near new holiday home with everything and more to make your river holiday a dream experience.
Sleeping up to 22 this well designed open plan home needs to be seen to be believed - huge kitchen, lounge and dining area, decking with more dining space, pizza oven and gas heater.
Select either the master bedroom with ensuite and view of the river and cliff face, or to have some privacy with your family have one of the wings with either two or three bedrooms and bathroom. a door can be shut to isolate the wings from the main home area.
If out door BBQ is your thing, the impressive down stairs BBQ will have you wanting to cook meals.
Situated on the river in the popular area of Bow Hill, right at the end of Providence drive, you can have a morning walk up to the well stocked Bow hill store, or take a short boat or canoe ride down to the stunning Bow hill Cliffs.Visit website
River Shack Rentals- 20 Porter Street is a self-contained three bedroom holiday home situated in the quiet community of Cowirra, just five minutes from the township of Mannum.
The property has a fully enclosed front and back yard as well as direct access to the river. Ideal for families, this home also has a barbecue area overlooking the river.
The home sleeps up to eight and includes air-conditioning, DVD, and laundry facilities. A boat ramp is close by. Applications are subject to approval by the landlord.
River Shack Rentals- 20 Porter Street is the perfect getaway.Visit website
21 Britannia Parade is a lovely modern two-storey holiday home with outstanding waterfront views from upstairs and downstairs.
Sleeping up to 10 guests, the large house has five bedrooms, two bathrooms and a fully equipped kitchen. There is an open plan living /dining and three family areas, with access to the fully covered outdoor entertaining area.
There are two televisions and two DVDs, an X-Box with games, ducted reverse cycle air conditioning, coffee machine, microwave, pool table, washing machine, dryer, gas barbecue and Webber. Bedroom, bathroom and kitchen linen is supplied. There is a double garage, plus off street parking.
Upstairs bedroom one has a queen bed and an en suite. Bedroom two has a double bed and a balcony. Bedrooms three and four each have two single beds. There is also a second bathroom with separate toilet and vanity basin.
Downstairs you'll find bedroom five with one queen bed. There is also a third toilet and separate vanity.Visit website
Rivershack Rentals 217 Purnong Road is a holiday home with its own playground and mini golf! set on one acre of private gardens over looking the river and lagoons.
This secluded four bedroom home takes in the stunning views of the countryside and lagoon with its bird life, situated approximately two kilometres from the Mannum township. The fully self contained home sleeps six adults comfortably (with a fourth bedroom with children's bunk-beds). You will love the large modernised open-plan living and kitchen area with front balcony, wood fire for winter and air-conditioning for summer.
Outside under the shady trees you will find a great barbecue area taking in the views. There is plenty of room for the children to run and explore,with a children's play area, basketball area and full size soccer goal together with crazy putt-putt. There is even a private jetty on the lagoon for fishing or playing by the water's edge, or just relaxing, giving the whole family something to do.Visit website
Caurnamont is one of the Murray River's hidden treasures and River Shack Rentals - 2823 Purnong Road is a great example of this.
The area is ideal for skiers and wake boarders. The protection of the sheer cliff faces always seems to offer perfect water.
This magnificent home sleeps up to 16 and is the perfect place to return to. It has six bedrooms, three bathrooms, a stunning kitchen and lounge, and a sensational outdoor barbecue area.
Ideal location for a small conference or business meeting
What more could you need?
If you answered spa, library, room for kids to play or nearby boat ramp, don't worry because River Shack Rentals - 2823 Purnong Road has all this and more.Visit website