Located on the waterfront on the Murray River, the Boathouse Retreat is the perfect base to explore all that the Fleurieu Peninsula has to offer, so much to do, so much to see, all within an hour’s drive from Adelaide.
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 numerous pristine beaches to discover, nature walks, farmers markets, local artisan galleries and world-class wineries all within easy reach of Birks Harbour.
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You can do all of this at BIRKS HARBOUR and nearby … discover the birdlife, experience the peaceful setting, view the sunsets, rest and relax, laze on the chaise lounge on your private deck, watch the boats sail past, sit and appreciate the ambience of the Murray River, taste the hand selected South Australian Wine, read a book, view the original artworks, revel into the historic maritime artifacts, enjoy a swim at the local beach, chill out, treat yourself to a Pamper Package, indulge in the organic bathroom goodies, relish in the Gourmet Breakfast Basket, spoil yourself and have a massage, walk along the river and discover the flora and waterbirds habitat, order a Food Lovers Fare Platter, or cook your own BBQ, enjoy the space and fresh air, watch a movie, watch the pelicans and abundant waterbirds at the Marina, throw a line, jump on a bike, sit by the fire, walk around the private Marina, talk to a boatie, absorb the history of some of the classic wooden boats at Birks Harbour, photograph the reflections, bring a boat, enjoy the total privacy overlooking the Murray River.
SOAK UP this unique historic setting and if you feel like a short stroll along the river visit the historic wharf and jump on a paddlesteamer or a steam train or drive only minutes to one of Australia’s most beautiful beaches …