Large 3 bedroom beach shack only 1 house back from Aldinga beach. Renovated 50s style with mod cons including 46" Sony TV, R/C air con, dishwasher, 60 in 1 arcade machine, home theatre Hi-Fi & washing machine.

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

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

Walk across the road to the beach or stroll to local cafes. Easy access to the abundant variety of attractions on offer within the Fleurieu Peninsula region of South Australia


• 60 in 1 full size arcade machine
• 46" full HD Sony TV (Lounge)
• 32" full HD TV (Master Bedroom)
• DVD home theatre Hi-Fi
• Blueray via PS3
• PlayStation & Xbox consoles
• Extensive DVD & CD collection
• Books, magazines and board games

• 2.5 HP Daikin 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

• Large Fridge
• Electric Oven & microwave
• Kettle & toaster
• Dishwasher
• Cutlery, dishes, glasses
• Pots & pans

• Tea, coffee, sugar, long life milk
• Quilts, blankets, pillows
• Tea towel, dishwashing liquid & sponge
• Toilet paper, bathmat, hand towel

• Linen hire $10 per person
• Bring your dog $10 per dog per night subject to negotiation


• across the road to the beach
• 500m south to the Aldinga Bay Cafe & Breeze Cafe
• 600m north to Jimmies Takeaway & General Store
• 600m north to playground with BBQ and toilets

• 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.

• 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 & Mid Season
*** 3 Night minimum stay - Long Weekends
*** 4 Night minimum stay - School Holidays
*** 7 Night minimum stay - High Season


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great beach shack, we loved it All our family enjoyed staying at the shack, with the 50 styling and the modern conveniences. Great location. Unfortunately we only stayed two enjoyable nights but we should of organized it to stay longer. Great responsive communication with owner. We loved our stay and wouldn’t hesitate to stay again.
Date published: 2016-04-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic place to getaway by the beach What a great blast from the past. An amazing place that was very comfortable, in an amazing location with a funky feel. Loved the décor and atmosphere it created. Our 2 dogs loved playing around in the backyard and then taking a short walk to the beach for more running around. The shack was incredibly clean on arrival and well fitted with everything we needed to relax. We stayed for 3 nights and had a great time walking and riding around Aldinga Beach and Silver Sands during the day and coming back and chilling out at the shack each night. John, the owner, was so helpful and gave us great information about local breakfast places. We would recommend the Retro Shack to anyone looking for a great chillout cool getaway and looking forward to staying again soon. Thanks John!
Date published: 2016-01-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very relaxing holiday shack We all enjoyed our 5 day stay at the retro beach shack including the dogs. The house is very cool with all the 50's decor and there are plenty of movies, board games and a huge back yard to keep everyone entertained. So close to the most beautiful beaches local shops and McLaren Vale. Can't wait to go back again. John the owner is very kind and helpful. Cheers
Date published: 2015-12-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Relaxing stay The Retro beach house takes you back to days past with the decor and plenty of vintage movies, books and games to enjoy. A great place for a relaxing time away. Dog friendly with a great yard for them to play in. Walking distance to several cafes and the beach is a stones throw away. John was great to deal with and very friendly.
Date published: 2015-10-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Comfortable home for a holiday Loved being so close to the sea and beaches, comfortable in this home with all things provided. Dog had wonderful time with us in this home.
Date published: 2015-08-09
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Stayz Rental Guarantee Stayz Rental Assurance Features

Air conditioning, Washing machine, Parking, Dishwasher

Pets allowed
Outdoor grill
Entertainment and Family
DVD player, Video library, Stereo, Parking, Video Games, Cot
Kitchen and Dining
Kitchen, Child's high chair, Microwave, Dishwasher
Linen and Cleaning
Linens provided, Iron and board, Washing machine, Towels provided
Heating and Cooling
Air conditioning, Heating
Arcade machine with 60 games (pac man, space invaders, frogger...), Sony PS3 console and games, Extensive DVD & CD Collection, Sony 46" full hd lcd tv, Walk across the road to beach


Dogs permitted from $10 per night per dog. Arrivals from 2pm, Departure before 11am

Special offer!

Stay 5 nights, pay for 4

Property Overview

Property Rates & Min Night Stay
From To Sun to Thurs ($ p/n average) Fri & Sat night 7 night stay Min night stay Extra adult ($ p/n) Extra child ($ p/n)
This property has a standard rate of: $129
Unless specified in the rate table or exceptions listed below, the standard rate will apply.
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
* $155 $310 $1499 3 $10 $10
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
* $129 $278 $769 4 $10 $10
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
* $155 $310 $1499 3 $10 $10
* $129 $278 $769 4 $10 $10
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
* $215 $430 $1499 7 $10 $10
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
Additional Costs
Mandatory costs Optional costs*
Security deposit $200 p/s Linen $10 p/p
Dogs $10 p/p

Note: Pricing is subject to change, and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner. Bookings paid through the Stayz online payment system incur a 2% credit card surcharge.

Prices listed based on 2 adults. Property has 4 beds and can sleep a maximum 4 people.