House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
This charming, stylishly furnished, 3 bedroom, traditional beach house is situated in a tranquil street in Goolwa South, just metres from a beautiful reserve. It has been recently renovated and has brand new furniture.
A 5 minute stroll will take you to the riverfront and sailing club, bar and cafe, great for fishing, sailing and kayaking. Follow the river 10 minutes north to sample an array of cafes, pubs, bakeries and breweries or stroll south for a round of golf.
Goolwa beach is only minutes away (1600m) by bicycle or car. The beautiful, long beach is ideal for swimming, surfing, kite flying and taking relaxing walks. The bike trail continues along the coast to the resort of Victor Harbor.
Relax in the spacious, open-plan living area with comfortable sofas, reverse-cycle air-conditioning/heating, TV, DVD, Xbox, ipod/CD/radio player, magazines, DVDs and collection of books.
Or head outdoors to a large, covered eating area, complete with 6 person, outdoor eating set and 4 burner gas BBQ.
The new kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need to prepare home cooked meals.
The well-maintained, secluded garden has lovely lawns, a shady veranda for those hot days, and is fully fenced at the back. The driveway can accommodate three cars and a couple of boat trailers.
Let the sounds of the water send you to sleep in any of the two queen-sized beds and 2 single beds located in three bedrooms.
Goolwa is conveniently located 85km / 1hr15 from Adelaide (South Australia), between the Great Ocean Road and Kangaroo Island. It is a great base to explore the Fleurieu Peninsula, famous for its wineries and beaches, and the Coorong, an large, unspoilt stretch of saltwater lagoons and wetlands.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Goolwa Beach 1.5 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||600 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Adelaide 84 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The South Australia region
What can you do in Goolwa?
Sail or windsurf along the river that runs the length of Goolwa.
Fish in the river mouth for salmon, trout, bream and mullet.
Learn to surf or take a skydive.
Let Goolwa's great chefs cook you some great, fresh seafood or sit out on the wharf and sample local beers
Play a round of golf on the 9-hole course with a Par 60.
Visit the motor museum, art galleries, and wharf market.
Cruise or kayak the Coorong, recognised for its spectacular scenery and as a internationally significant migratory wader and waterfowl refuge.
Take the steam train to Victor Harbor or cruise the lakes on a paddle steamer.
Drive around, or book on a minibus to sample the award winning wines of Langhorne Creek wine region on the outskirts of Goolwa.
Walk through the conservation parks to meet the local wildlife, or cycle along the coastal bikeway, stopping to watch whales and dolphins playing in the sea.
The Fleurieu Peninsula: Stunning natural scenery mixed with the best of Australia's beach culture. Amazing wildlife, a fresh food culture, four distinct wine regions and areas of cultural significance.