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Boathouse - Birks Harbour

Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property


Stunning riverfront retreat with open plan living and spectacular views of the Murray River, ideal romantic getaway.

* Located on the waterfront on the Murray River at historic Birks Harbour Marina, reflections & sunrises you’ll never forget. Home to some of Goolwa classic wooden boats.

* Relax in the creative & stylish interior of the Boathouse, surrounded by local artwork & books, maritime features and coastal ambiance.

* Experience the birdlife in peace and tranquillity on your own private deck listening to the water lapping up or just watch the boats sail past.

* Peaceful, Private, Perfect River port escape.

* Within 1 km of the shopping, cafes, restaurants, cellar door, brewery, art galleries & local market and the historic wharf of Goolwa.

* Close to golf course and Coorong Cruises available (special rates for guests).

* Easy drive to the Langhorne Creek, McLaren Vale & Currency Creek Wine regions and Hindmarsh Island and Willunga Farmers’ Market.

Tariff inclusive of a Gourmet Breakfast Basket

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Exclusive waterfront location on the river murray

Boathouse & Birks River Retreats offers a unique experience with luxury accommodation located at the River Port of Goolwa, in South Australia. Three private, self-contained luxury Retreats surrounded by majestic trees and gardens overlooking the Murray River. Situated at historic Birks Harbour marina with classic wooden boats, abundant birdlife and magnificent views, a perfect place for guests to relax and enjoy.

Experience the birdlife in peace and tranquility or just lounge on the deck watching the boats sail past. Peaceful, private, perfect river port escape. Enjoy a gourmet breakfast basket filled with regional produce and a bottle of local premium wine.

Exclusive Boathouse aromatherapy packs available to guests who book 3 or more nights.

Luxury Boutique accommodation at the River Port of Goolwa

Situated at historic Birks Harbour marina with classic wooden boats, abundant birdlife and magnificent views, a perfect place for guests to relax and enjoy. Goolwa is the last historic town on Australia’s largest river and joins the Great Southern Ocean at the mouth of the Murray River, gateway to the Coorong National Park

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 13, 2017


Goolwa North Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • forests
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing


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Boathouse - Birks Harbour
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
Hillbank, Adelaide

Delightful setting and property

  • 5 of 5

Birks Boathouse is a fabulous B & B in a great location. The DECKING OUT of the Boathouse is first class with all the comforts one could wish for.

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: Stayz
Owner's Response: We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us at the Boathouse Retreat and had time to explore the Fleurieu Peninsula. We really appreciate you sharing your experience with your stay at the Boathouse Retreat. Your feedback is important to us. We look forward to welcoming you back again some day soon! Cheers Wendy & Phil Watson
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Other Activities:

River Murray





  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 2 guests. Property has 1 beds and can sleep a maximum 2 guests

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