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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.

16 Sir George Ritchie Avenue

From $137 to $242.86

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.

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18 Corcoran Avenue

From $108 to $180

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.

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18 Downer Avenue

From $132 to $285.71

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.

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21 Britannia Parade

From $225 to $310

21 Britannia Parade, Hindmarsh Island


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 garage

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22 Kightley Road

From $110 to $130

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 parking

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25 Captain Sturt Parade - Hindmarsh Island

From $60 to $100

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.

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270 Panoramic Dunes Holiday Home

From $229 to $895

Truly Goolwa’s premier beach retreat! Nestled in the ocean sand dunes on the town’s most exclusive street, Dune:Stay is unique for its privacy, big balcony and 270 degree views across the dunes and Tokuremoar Reserve. You’ll have a ringside seat for the colours of the day, with 3-minute walking access to the beach, a quiet cul-de-sac location and all the comforts of a newly and tastefully renovated family holiday home over two levels.

The views are a constant delight and children almost look after themselves, with safe access to the beach, the expansive reserve with its possibilities for ball games, kite-flying, dog exercise and even some pitch and putt, and The Encounter Bikeway just metres away.

The top floor Balcony Suite (with WIR and ensuite bathroom) and large open-plan living, dining, kitchen area with floor to ceiling windows enjoy breathtaking views. Both the bedroom and living area open on to a large dune-side balcony, the ideal place to take dining and leisure outdoors and make the most of the sea air and elevated views. Kangaroos often look back at you from the dune-tops! And there’s another balcony overlooking the reserve for morning coffee and sunshine. You can even floodlight the dunes at night to enjoy the view after sunset.

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28 Hazel Street - Panoramic Sea Views in a Quiet Location

From $126 to $210

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.

Features include:

  • Downstairs living with flat screen TV, dining, kitchen area with sea views
  • 2nd kitchen/dining area with fridge, dishwasher, table and sink
  • 3 bedrooms - 1 with queen bed, 1 with 2 single beds and 1 with 1 single and a set of bunks
  • Bathroom with shower, vanity and separate w/c
  • Laundry with front load washing machine
  • Upstairs 2nd living area with flat screen TV and a small balcony and panoramic views
  • Master bedroom with a queen bed and ensuite
  • Large rear entertaining deck
  • Fully fenced rear yard with lawn and garden
  • Single garage with automatic roller door
  • Plenty of off street parking and room for boat storage off the street
  • Lovely front garden with lawn
  • Your outside pet is welcome to stay with you
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3 Henley Street - Goolwa Beach

From $144 to $240

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.

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3 Madsen

From $230 to $350


Sleeps 8 in 4 Bedrooms - 2 Queen, 1 King, 2 Singles This upmarket luxury property has been set up for the discerning holidaymaker, offering comfortable furnishings, river views from front living and balcony.

Island life is tranquil, and just over the bridge is the river port township of Goolwa - walk the historic wharf and take a trip on the Paddle Steamer Oscar W or enjoy a beverage at the Steam Exchange Micro Brewery before catching the Cockle Train to Victor Harbor. Comprising a fully equipped kitchen and open plan living/dining room that opens to the front balcony with BBQ, 3 bedrooms (master bedroom has a full ensuite), 2 lounge areas, 3rd Toilet with Vanity. Pet friendly home. Enclosed yard (please keep me outside at all times)

FEATURES: - TV - R/C air conditioning - Microwave - Dishwasher - Coffee machine - Washing machine - Gas BBQ - Outdoor furniture - Enclosed Yard for Children - Fire Pit Area - Private Jetty

Sleeps 8 in 4 Bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - 1 Queen, Bedroom 2 - 1 Queen, Bedroom 3 - King , 2 Singles