BOATHOUSE - Birks River Retreat - Goolwa
Located in the historic town of Goolwa, the Boathouse Retreat offers exclusive luxury accommodation, only an hour from Adelaide on the beautiful Fleurieu Peninsula. This intimate couples retreat overlooking Birks Harbour Marina is ideal for those looking to escape for some relaxation and romance.
The idyllic location of the Boathouse Retreat allows for easy exploration of Goolwa, the last town on the mighty Murray River, with nearby Port Elliot and Victor Harbor. If you enjoy history, your days can be spent exploring the waterfront, visiting the historic wharf and absorbing the history of some of the classic wooden boats at Birks Harbour. It has been designed for absolute privacy where guests can relax and enjoy all the senses of the location of the river with prolific birdlife, stunning sunrises and night skies.
For those who enjoy a more relaxed pace, you can watch as the boats sail past the Harbour, enjoy the scenic highlights of the Fleurieu Peninsula or revel in the deep sunsets with a glass of Southern Australian Wine in hand.There are also numerous pristine beaches to discover, nature walks, farmers markets, local artisan galleries and world-class wineries all within easy reach of Birks River Retreat.
Back at the Retreat you can wake up to beautiful views and reflections of the Murray River. The Boathouse Retreat is spacious with its own unique characteristics, open plan living, large bathroom and galley kitchen. The décor is elegant with custom furnishings, original artworks and a maritime, coastal feel. A complimentary Gourmet Breakfast Basket on arrival with a coffee pod machine, as well as everything you need to prepare freshly cooked meals. You can enjoy the wonderful alfresco dining deck complete with a barbecue and sun lounges. This is the perfect spot to enjoy a glass of wine at sunset and enjoy the breathtaking Harbour views.
Inside, there is a combustion wood burning fire for chilly evenings and a luxury King size bed with beautiful linen that ensures a comfortable night’s sleep. The separate ensuite bathroom features a shower and a wonderful claw foot bath complete with luxury organic toiletries.
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