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The ReTrO Beach Shack - 50s theme 1 house from beach, WiFi, walk to cafes

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Large funky 1950s beach shack 1 house back from Aldinga Beach. 65" TV, WiFi

Renovated 50s style with mod cons including 65" 4K 3D TV, NBN Wi-Fi Internet, 2 x R/C air conditioners, dishwasher, 60 in 1 video games arcade machine, home theatre Hi-Fi, washing machine and Pura Tap for filtered drinking water

*** There's no cleaning fee charges @ The ReTrO Shack and optional linen hire is available for $10 per guest (beds made and 1 towel per guest)

The ReTrO Shack is Located 50 minutes drive from central Adelaide and 1 house back from the spectacular Aldinga Beach Aquatic Reserve.

Aldinga Beach was named Adelaide's Best Beach 2013 in a Messenger and Advertiser newspaper survey

Walk across the road to the beach or stroll/ride/scooter 400m along the esplanade path to local cafes

Enjoy easy access to the abundant variety of attractions on offer within the Fleurieu Peninsula region of South Australia

THE ReTrO BEACH SHACK OFFERS

ENTERTAINMENT

• 60 in 1 full size arcade machine (Frogger, Pacman, Galaga...)

• 65" 4K 3D TV (Lounge)

• 46" full HD TV (Master Bedroom)

• Fast NBN Wi-Fi Unlimited Internet

• DVD home theatre Hi-Fi

• Blueray via PS3

• PlayStation 3 & Xbox original consoles

• Extensive DVD & CD collection

• Books, magazines and board games

• Outdoor play equipment suitable for young children

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE

• 2.5 HP Daikin split air conditioner

• 2 HP Panasonic split air conditioner

• Heating in all bedrooms

• Ceiling Fans

• Bed sheets and towels available for hire ($10 per person per stay)

• Gas BBQ

• Large pet-secure rear yard

• Undercover car park

• Children's high chair & portacot

• Washing machine & ironing board

• Pura Tap Water Filter in Kitchen

KITCHEN

• Large Fridge

• Electric Oven & microwave

• Kettle & toaster

• Dishwasher

• Cutlery, dishes, glasses

• Pots & pans

INCLUSIONS WITH ALL BOOKINGS

• Tea, coffee, sugar, long life milk

• Quilts, blankets, pillows

• Tea towel, dishwashing liquid & sponge

• Toilet paper, bathmat, hand towel

• Unlimited NBN Internet

OPTIONS WITH ALL BOOKINGS

• Linen hire $10 per person (bed made and 1 towel)

• Bring your dog from $10 per dog per night subject to negotiation (2 dog max)

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

WALK

• across the road to the beach

• 400m south to Aldinga Bay Cafe & Breeze Café

• 500m north to a Playground, BBQ area and outdoor exercise equipment

• 600m north to Jimmies Takeaway & General Store

SHORT DRIVE

• 2km (2 min) to the famous drive on beach voted 2013 best beach in SA

• 3km (3 min) to Port Willunga beach featuring the Star of Greece Cafe

• 10km (10 min) to Willunga featuring the weekend Farmers & Artisans Markets and plenty of lovely eateries.

• 12km (12 min) to Sellicks Beach featuring the renowned Victory Hotel

• 15km (15 min) to the premier food and wine district of McLaren Vale featuring 60+ wineries & gourmet eateries.

LONGER DRIVES

• 35km (30 min) to Carrickalinga & Normanville Jetty

• 47km (40 min) scenic drive to Victor Harbor

• 60km (50 min) to Rapid Bay featuring the recently re-opened jetty

• Numerous weekend markets at Myponga (15km), Yankalilla (30km), Inman Valley(45km), Goolwa (45km) & Victor Harbor (47km)

*** 2 Night minimum stay - Low Season

*** 3 Night minimum stay - Mid Season/LWEs

*** 4 Night minimum stay - School Holidays

*** 7 Night minimum stay - High Season

More Details

Property Manager
John Gosbell
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2018

Amenities

Aldinga Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • No professional photography shoots without prior consultation
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen Size Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen Size Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Bunk Beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

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The ReTrO Beach Shack - 50s theme 1 house from beach, WiFi, walk to cafes
average rating of 4.849315 based on 73 reviews
Adelaide
5

Retro Shack

  • 5 of 5

This shack is fantastic, very 50s, lots of memoribilia, very clean and tidy. They cater for everything, if you have forgotten something you'll find it provided. Amazing, loved it.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
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Millicent, South Australia, Australia
5

Everything you need and more.

  • 5 of 5

Our first Stayz experience.WE had our dog with us. Yard was secure. Retro Shack had everything you could possibly need.The only problem we had was that we only had 4 days. We will be back.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Glenalta, South Australia, Australia
5

peace and quiet in perfect surroundings

  • 5 of 5

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay of 4 days. The place is quirky but extremely comfortable with everything that you could possibly want.The bird life in the back yard was entertaining especially as it was baby time.There are lots and lots of pamphlets about the various eateries, wineries and other places of interest nearby. I have been before and will certainly go again -soon.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
5

Quirky and well decked out!

  • 5 of 5

A really enjoyable stay and importantly, the dogs were welcome! Great location.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
5

Awesome place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Loved it here felt at home .. plenty to keep yourself busy dvd's , games ,etc. Very close to the beach and was great to be able to have my dog with me.Very relaxing stay...I will be back Thanks

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
4

Has all the necessary equipment needed

  • 4 of 5

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay, central to where we wanted to go, heating kept place cozy

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Adelaide Airport
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Aldinga Beach
Car: recommended
Other Activities:

Aldinga Beach

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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