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.
Sir George Ritchie sits proudly on the hillside, tucked away from the hustle and bustle of town while embracing the spectacular river views of the grand Murray River, where it completes its 2500km journey at the historic township of Goolwa. Whether you are looking for a family holiday or a couples retreat, this holiday home will provide peace and tranquillity where you can get back to nature and reconnect with family and friends. Enjoy gorgeous local cafes, restaurants, art gallery, brewery & gentle walks along the river or beach, only 5 minutes away from this great escape.Visit website
Featured in SA Life magazine this recently completed renovation has delivered a nordic coastal three story beach house with beautiful views of Goolwa Beach. With two living areas there is room for the family to enjoy along with cupboards full of games and toys (particularly for kids under 10). Enjoy a BBQ on the deck facing the beach or grab the binoculars and head upstairs to the crows nest for a birds eye view of the beach and the river. Well behaved pets are welcome inside, and there is a fully fenced enclosure.Visit website
Enjoy the peaceful Golf Course outlook from this family holiday property and listen to the waves roll in from Goolwa Beach which is s short stroll away. Fully self contained upstairs and downstairs with two kitchens, two living rooms, 2 bedrooms upstairs and 2 bedrooms downstairs, 2 bathrooms (downstairs bathroom/laundry combined). A spacious fully fenced rear yard with a large lawn perfect for the young and young at heart to enjoy.Visit website
21 Britannia Parade, Hindmarsh Island
BEAUTY ON THE RIVER
Sleeps 10 in 5 Bedrooms - 2 Queen, 1 Double, 4 Single This lovely modern two storey holiday home is perfect for a family or friends getaway!
It comprises of 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, open plan kitchen/dining, 3 family areas and fully covered outdoor entertaining area, with outstanding waterfront views from upstairs and downstairs.
FEATURES: - 2 TVs - 2 DVD Players - X-Box - Ducted R/C Air conditioning - Coffee machine - Microwave - Pool table - Washing machine - Dryer - Gas BBQ - Double garageVisit website
22 Kightley Road, Goolwa Beach.
FAMILY FRIENDLY HOLIDAY BASE - EASY WALK TO BEACH
Sleeps 8 in 3 Bedrooms - 2 Queen, 2 Bunk 22 Kightley is an easy walk to the beach and Bombora Cafe and is situated directly on the regions Encounter Coastal Bikeway. A comfortable bike ride will take you to the historic Goolwa wharf and the town's shops and cafes that hold all your holiday needs and wants.
Head off along the Swamp Paperbark boardwalk and explore the coastal towns, beaches and views on your way to Victor Harbor, passing through Middleton and Port Elliot with many cafes and shops to browse.
This affordable holiday home comprises 3 bedrooms sleeping 8 people. It consists of an open plan living/kitchen/dining area, main bathroom with separate toilet and outdoor entertaining area with outdoor furniture and BBQ. The fully enclosed backyard is sheltered and is pet friendly (please keep me outside).
FEATURES: - TV x 2 - DVD player x 2 - R/C Air conditioning - Ceiling fans - Microwave - Washing machine - Stereo - Gas BBQ - Clothes line - Outdoor furniture - Off street parkingVisit website
A cute little riverfront gem
Positioned in an amazing riverfront location this cutie has as far as you can see water views and would be perfect for the family holiday. Enjoy leisurely walks along the riverfront, a BBQ in the back yard with the kids or just relax and enjoy the whimsical songs of the local birdlife. The clean , tidy and comfortable home with good bedding comprises an open plan living/dining, kitchen, 2 bedrooms, bathroom and separate toilet but you can forget about spending your time washing as the laundry facilities exclude a washing machine. Features include a new R/C air conditioner, TV, DVD, VCR and BBQ and private boat mooring.
Sorry NO pets or smoking - Guests to provide own linen.Visit website
Panoramic Coastal Views
Elevated position to take full advantage of the panoramic coastal views. Walk to the popular Goolwa beaches and in a quiet location. Fully fenced rear yard allowing your pet.
Fantastic beach house with spectacular ocean views
A terrific 3 bedroom beach house only a few minutes walk to the ever popular Goolwa Beach but with the most spectacular views from Victor Harbor to the Coorong. Enjoy alfresco dining on the front balcony, a cool Summer evening breeze with your favourite drop or curl up in a comfy chair on a cold Winter's afternoon with the wind howling and waves crashing. Bluewaters offers spacious open plan kitchen/living/dining, very comfortable sleeping, 2 toilets, TV, DVD, Stereo/CD player, electric BBQ, outdoor furniture, R/C air conditioning and laundry with both washing machine and dryer. Sleeping accommodation for up to 8. Queen x 2, Bunk x 2.
Pets Negotiable, please no smoking - Guests to provide own linen.Visit website
34 Janz Avenue is a lovely holiday home is in a secluded marina area with its own private jetty and ramp. It is perfectly positioned in a quiet street, close to the Goolwa township and with fabulous access to the river.
Facilities include three televisions and two DVDs, reverse cycle air conditioning, a microwave, washing machine, dryer, gas barbecue, double garage, double carport parking, private jetty and ramp.
34 Janz Avenue sleeps up to eight over five bedrooms. Upstairs two bedrooms each have queen beds. Downstairs one bedroom has a queen bed and two others each have a single bed. There are lounge areas upstairs and down.Visit website
This lovely,well appointed single storey waterfront home is light, spacious and comfortable,ideal for 2 families who enjoy the peace and quiet of the island, water sports, boating and fishing.
Comprising of a large open plan living/dining ( seating for10 ) with big screen TV and Blu Ray relax and enjoys the water views and birdlife, under cover outdoor entertaining area with great BBQ ( seating for 10 )
All 3 bedrooms are a good size with built-in robes the master features an en-suite and walk-in robe.
The modern kitchen is well appointed and includes crockery and cutlery for 12, dishwasher, coffee machine and gas cook top, separate family room with big screen TV, Wii and futon perfect for the children.
Main bathroom with double size shower and separate bath, separate toilet and laundry with washing machine and clothes dryer.
Additional features included: ducted R/C air conditioning, private pontoon to moor the boat and off street parking for 4 cars. Please note the garage is not available for use.
Sleeping accommodation for up to 10 guests. B/R 1 Queen x 1, B/R 2 Queen x 1, B/R 3 Bunk x 2,Family Room Double Futon x 1..Visit website