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)
• Large 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


• across the road to the beach
• 500m south to the Aldinga Bay Cafe
• 600m north to Jimmies Takeaway
• 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
*** 4 Night minimum stay - School Holidays
*** 7 Night minimum stay - High Season

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
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic spot! We had a great time at the Retro Shack. It had everything we needed for our long weekend away and is ideally placed a few blocks from the beach and within an easy drive of McLaren Vale and the southern suburbs of Adelaide.
Date published: 2015-06-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very cool We stayed 2 nights and the only problem was, it wasn't long enough! Great location, everything you would need and love the styling. Well done guys : )
Date published: 2015-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Totally Awesome and we will be going back... The tagline "50s Retro by the Beach" couldn't be more accurate. A stone's throw from the Aldinga Beach, walking distance to restaurants and takeaway food, not to mention a really great pet food shop and in a really quiet peaceful area of Aldinga. The retreat has absolutely everything you need to get away and have a great time. Tons of books and old magazines to check out, a huge pile of DVD movies, Xbox games and a massive garden for the dog/kids to play in as well as the beach. The garden is secure and our dog absolutely loved it there. The whole place has a really nice retro feel with plenty of genuine 50s memorabilia, we stayed an extra day and plan to go back soon!
Date published: 2014-12-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great stay We spent 4 nights at the retreat and it ticked all the boxes. Great backyard for our two very energetic dogs to run about when we were to lazy to explore the great beaches. We particularly loved the retro feel and the great choices of music in that era. It was a very quiet area with everything in walking or driving distance. Loved our visit and recommend it to anyone
Date published: 2014-11-12
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Stayz Rental Guarantee Stayz Rental Assurance Features

Airconditioning, Washing Machine, Parking, Dishwasher

DVD player, In-house Movies/Videos, Stereo
High chair, Pets allowed, Cot
Barbeque, Cooking Facilities, Microwave, Dishwasher
Linen Supplied, Ironing Facilities, Towels Supplied
Video Games
Airconditioning, Heaters
Washing Machine
Arcade machine with 60 games (pac man, space invaders, frogger...), Sony PS3 console and games, Extensive DVD & CD Collection, Sony PS3 console and games, Walk across the road to beach


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

Last minute deal!

Stay before 16 Oct 2015 for 5% off.

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.
* $129 $278 $699 2 $10 $10
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
* $155 $310 $999 4 $0 $0
* $215 $430 $1499 7 $10 $10
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
* $155 $310 $1499 3 $10 $10
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
* $200 $400 $1400 3 $10 $10
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
* $155 $310 $1499 3 $10 $10
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
* $155 $310 $1499 3 $10 $10
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
* $155 $310 $1499 3 $10 $10
* $119 $278 $749 2 $10 $10
Additional Costs
Mandatory costs Optional costs*
Bond 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.

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