Destination guide

Travel to tranquil Goolwa

The riverfront, lake and island views are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Goolwa. Well known for its mountain views, parks and golfing, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Goolwa

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Goolwa has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Goolwa Golf Course (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Currency Creek Estate Wines (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • McCracken Golf Course (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Victor Harbor Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Goolwa

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Goolwa is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Horseshoe Bay (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Port Elliot Dog Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Knights Beach (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Boomer Beach (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Nangawooka Flora Reserve (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Hindmarsh River Estuary Boardwalk (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)

Transportation to and around Goolwa

The nearest airport is in Adelaide, SA (ADL), located 40.8 mi (65.6 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Goolwa Station.

Where to stay around Goolwa?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 787 vacation rentals near Goolwa. From 624 Houses to 86 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Goolwa for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Goolwa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 624 Houses in Goolwa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Goolwa include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 86 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 36 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Goolwa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 41 vacation rentals with pool available in Goolwa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.