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.
Riverscape Holiday Home offers a holiday for everyone. This large riverfront property, with lovely garden, has magnificent views capturing the Murray River and Thiele Reserve and features all the comfort needed for a relaxing holiday.
A perfect place for a couple, families or groups, three accommodation options are available -the whole house for 12 to 14 people, upstairs for six-seven people or downstairs for six-seven people. Riverscape is air conditioned throughout.
Upstairs accommodation includes a large living/dining area, kitchen, two bedrooms, bathroom, separate toilet, large balcony with outdoor setting and barbecue.
Downstairs accommodation includes a living/dining area, kitchen and laundry, two bedrooms (one is a bunk room), bathroom/toilet, expansive undercover outdoor areas with outdoor settings and heated spa.
You can launch your boat and ski from Thiele Reserve and there is ample car parking and space for boats.
'Riverview Rise Retreats' - is a premium luxury couples destination in South Australian for Special Occasions. You will find it has excellent reviews on Trip Advisor, Booking.com and many other international tourism portals. These private Retreats have been designed and built for couples only. There is a total of just three unique villas, generously spaced for absolute privacy in a bush setting along the Murray River escarpment in Mannum.
It’s the ultimate in secluded luxury with a sensual fit-out and spectacular Murray River views.
Each Retreat has a therapeutic two person candlelit spa, home cinema with 4K LCD TV and a tailor-made king size bed. You have a fully fitted gourmet kitchen and a private balcony with BBQ, outdoor setting and the essential dart board just for fun.
For the perfect surprise that will make your partner melt, you can indulge in a fine dining experience made just for the two of you by our private in-house chef.
Relax and re-connect in luxury or for the more adventurous, make use of our complimentary Canadian canoe, go for a bike ride along the river.
It’s Beyond accommodation, this is a Platinum River Experience.
At Riverwalk Retreat Karinga Park on Hindmarsh Island you can escape to an island oasis, only one hour from Adelaide and only metres from the Murray River, great restaurants, beaches and sightseeing. Hindmarsh Island is the gateway to the Coorong.
Riverwalk Retreat Karinga Park has a superb back drop of 20 acres of forest and bush for guests to explore. Located only a short drive to the township of Goolwa and the wharf from where the Coorong cruises depart.
Riverwalk Retreat Karinga Park has an open friendly atmosphere, located at the forest's edge opposite the Murray River. King size bed in the main bedroom and brand new up to the minute bathroom. Be tempted.
Surcharges and minimum booking periods apply for weekends and long weekends. Special rates available for extended stays, please contact operator for details.Visit website
Rose-Eden House is ideally positioned in the main street of the picturesque sea side town of Goolwa.
This magnificent 1876 heritage two-storey home with all its former glory has been meticulously restored into four stunning executive suites.
Relax by the pool or just enjoy a drink on the balcony and take in the extensive gardens. Just a short stroll to the wharf area, cockle train and plenty of shops and eating places.
Rose-Eden House is a luxurious place to relax, re-connect and unwind.
Samphire is off-the-grid, pet and family friendly accommodation, two hours drive from Adelaide, 45 minutes from Tailem Bend and three hours drive from Mt Gambier via the Limestone Coast. Meningie is 10 minutes drive away. Samphire situated on the edge of the Coorong National Park. There is a "special something" about the Coorong that is difficult to fully appreciate if you just drive past sightseeing through the window. Come and stay at Samphire and sink into that "special something" as the sound of traffic is replaced by the sounds of wind and birdsong and the street lights are replaced by the moon and the stars.Visit website
Sangria is a modern, spacious holiday home, which comfortably sleeps eight people. Situated 90 kilometres from Adelaide, it is within easy reach of the Adelaide Hills, Barossa and the Fleurieu Peninsula.
Sangria features a large open plan family room with a magnificent Redgum dining table, fully equipped kitchen and four comfortable bedrooms. The master bedroom has an ensuite, walk-in robe and queen size bed. The second bedroom has a double bed, the third bedroom has two single beds and the fourth bedroom has bunk beds. Other features include spacious central bathroom, laundry, television, video, CD and DVD players and barbecue.
Enjoy the tranquil views of the lagoon, River Redgums and out to the River Murray. Sit on the jetty and enjoy the passing parade of pelicans, swans and houseboats. It is the perfect spot to relax with family and friends.Visit website
Boundary Cottage is a family accommodation situated at Saunders Gorge Sanctuary nestled in the rugged foothills of the eastern Mount Lofty Ranges, 18 kilometres from Mount Pleasant on the Walker Flat road between the Barossa Valley and the mighty River Murray.
Guests can explore and enjoy the abundant fauna and flora in the rugged Saunders Gorge. Boundary Cottage is a historic cottage that can accommodate up to 6 people and is nestled at the entrance to a spectacular rugged gorge. Saunders Gorge Sanctuary - Eco Tourism accreditation.
The Saunders Gorge Sanctuary is a private property dedicated to natural habitat preservation. Features include the Australian heritage listed Saunders Gorge, a large array of native fauna, wonderful diversity of native flora, spring-filled rock water holes, spectacular gorges and steep rugged hills.
This magnificent area can be experienced and enjoyed through a scenic walk along the Saunders Gorge with its diverse bird life, the whole time being serenaded with a chorus of bird sounds or for serious hikers try a day out on the 1,364 hectare of rugged hills and gorges. All this activity is bound to work up an appetite and what better place than the Saunders Gorge a la carte restaurant to relax and indulge Complete the experience with accommodation for a night or two at Hideaway Cottage.
Saunders Gorge Sanctuary has Eco Tourism accreditation.
Unique style lodges located within the privately owned Saunders Gorge Sanctuary, 18 kilometres east of Mount Pleasant on Walker Flat Road. Relax, experience and enjoy spectacular, rugged scenery, abundant wildlife and a diversity of native flora. There are 80 hectares of private conservation land to explore. Saunders Gorge Sanctuary has Eco Tourism accreditation.
Serene Shores features a large open plan living area, this property is the perfect waterfront entertainer with its four bedrooms and generous sized kitchen.
The modern décor, together with lots of natural light and landscaped surrounds.
Serene Shores enjoys an enviable waterfront position, within the Wellington East Marina development, closely located to the newly developed boat ramp and community facilities.
It also provides the enthusiast with plenty of off street storage, with a double garage shed providing important on site storage for boats, kayaks and handyman equipment.
The property is bordered by other by established, waterfront holiday homes in a popular holiday location, within easy and quick access to Princes Highway and The Bend Motorsport Park.Visit website