1. Australia
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  3. Limestone Coast
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Coorong Waterfront Retreat

House, Coorong

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 32 reviews

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Min 1 night stay

6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bathroom


Enjoy breathtaking Coorong views from this contemporary self-contained holiday house near Meningie. Priced from AUD1,099 per week. Short stays pay AUD185 (2 people) - AUD325 (6 people) per night. You can bring your own bed linen and bath towels (standard) or we can provide them for you (optional extra - see below). Long stay discounts apply.

Coorong Waterfront Retreat is situated on Seven Mile Road between Meningie and Kingston in South Australia. That's just 2 hours drive from the centre of Adelaide. An ideal stopover when travelling between Adelaide or Kangaroo Island and the Limestone Coast, Great Ocean Road and Melbourne. It's the perfect place to relax and unwind. Pack a picnic and explore the walking trails of the Coorong National Park. Use the kayaks provided and paddle across the water (2kms) to the sand dunes where you can trek for 1km through to the ocean beach. Observe Coorong birdlife from your lounge though the spotting scope provided. Select herbs from the Kitchen garden and prepare an elegant meal. Then again you might want to just sit back and enjoy the spectacular water view.

Coorong Waterfront Retreat sleeps up to 6 adults in 3 queen size beds. Enjoy the spacious open plan lounge, dining, fully equipped kitchen and outdoor BBQ.

Coorong Waterfront Retreat operates on 100% rainwater and 95% solar power.

Tourism SA Silver Medal Award recipient.

Pricing and minimum stay

Our standard price is AUD185 per night twin share (BYO linen - see below) plus AUD35 per night for each additional adult or child. Coorong Waterfront Retreat accommodates up to six people. No charge applies to children under 24 months if you bring your own portable cot. The following discounts apply to the base rate - 10% stay 4-6 nights, 15% stay 7-13 nights, 25% stay 14-29 nights. We offer you the opportunity to supply your own linen as a standard. A covered quilt and 4 pillows are provided in each of the 3 bedrooms. Bath mat, hand towels and tea towels are provided. You will need to bring queen size top and bottom sheets and 4 pillow cases for each bed that you require and bath towels. A single fold out bed can be provided if required to suit sleeping arrangements however the maximum that we can comfortably accommodate is 6 people. Let us know if you require the fold out bed when booking.

The following optional extras, whilst not automatically included when booking, can be added separately to your booking. Please let us know if you would like these extras included.

Optional extra - Linen (bed linen and bath towels) can be provided at an additional cost of AUD35 per queen bed (up to 3) per stay. Please let us know if you require linen supplied and the number of beds when booking.

Optional extra - A light breakfast pack can be provided upon arrival (for your first morning) for an additional cost of AUD7 per person. The breakfast pack includes bread (toast), butter, delicious jams, homemade muesli and milk. A gourmet tea selection, ground espresso coffee and hot chocolate are standard provisions. Please let us know if you would like breakfast packs included and the number required when booking.

Three night minimum stay applies at Christmas, New Year and holiday long weekends (including the weekend adjacent Australia Day). Two night minimum stay applies at standard weekends (including a Friday or Saturday night).

Check in - after 2pm. Check out - by 10.30am.

Are you contributing to the wellbeing of the Coorong? If you intend to stay at Coorong Waterfront Retreat while you undertake bird surveys, volunteer work, research or other activities that provide a direct benefit to the Coorong let us know and we'll discount your accommodation. We appreciate the work that goes into our area and would like to show our support.

Is this a special occasion? Give us a call or email and let us know how we can help. Perhaps we can purchase or arrange something special on your behalf or you might like to send us a card or gift to leave as an arrival surprise. We'd like to help make your occasion memorable.

Comments from our guest book:

"What a fantastic spot - thank you! We had such an amazing time - really appreciated the beauty of the view, the surroundings and comforts of the Retreat...."

"This quiet place with the sounds of birds, overlooking the water, with the sand dunes in the distance, was perfect for our weekend break. We loved the kayak trip to the southern ocean and walking though natural bushland was great. The Retreat is perfect..."

"What a wonderful place! Comfortable and so relaxing. A great view. Lovely to just sit and watch the bird life, frogs in the pond in the evening, and the water.... We even enjoyed the strong winds and rain when we were cosy by the fire...."

".... Loved the parade of pelicans and swans morning and night over the water; saw an eagle and Nankeen Kestrels and enjoyed the honeyeaters' songs."

"A great place to stay with a large range of things to do and see ...."

"A fantastic location and beautifully equipped home - only wish I could have stayed longer..."

"You have named this place correctly - Retreat! The house is perfect. The location serene. This morning a kangaroo bounded across the grassy verge, as we had a 'cuppa' watching the white caps."

"We had a wonderful cosy weekend in front of the fire. 42 Mile Crossing and the walks around there were beautiful. Lovely location."

"Fantastic - too short" "We would love to stay for longer next time" "... always too short" "Next time we will stay longer".


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Books Child's high chair Children welcome Coffee maker Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils DVD player Eco-Friendly Fireplace Games Garage Hair dryer Internet access Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Living room Long-term renters welcome Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Pantry items Parking Refrigerator Stereo Stove Television Toaster Washing machine
Coorong Waterfront Retreat is rated 4.9375 out of 5 by 32.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from MODERN AND HOMELY We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Very cosy modern property. Garden was well landscaped and included a pond with frogs as well as a vegie garden which could be used by visitors. Would definitely return.
Date published: 2016-09-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Winter Getaway We had a wonderful stay at Coorong Waterfront Retreat. The property is very well appointed, spacious and in a great location which made it easy to access the sights around the Coorong. Plenty of information is provided to would be Coorong adventurers at the property, including lots of ideas for things to do and see in this beautiful part of the world. The combustion heater with fire wood provided was a welcome surprise and made the house incredibly warm through the cool winter nights. Can say we did try a spot of fishing, unfortunately didn't do so well but we will be back for you next time Mullet and make sure we stay at Coorong Waterfront Retreat. Thank you Wendy and Dean for your hospitality and also for the complimentary packets of seeds which we will use to start our own herb garden :) Kris and Brad.
Date published: 2016-08-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Superb stay Absolutely immaculate - everything taken care of! Amazing sunsets - the best of the Coorong! You only hear the birds and the distant roar of the Southern Ocean.
Date published: 2016-01-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Coorong Waterfront Retreat Very enjoyable everything we needed was there. It was January 2016. A bit windy but still paddled across the Coorong.
Date published: 2016-01-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great coorong vista Enjoyed the stay and kayak. Sun set was beautiful from deck.
Date published: 2015-10-18
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Prices listed based on 2 adults. Property has 3 beds and can sleep a maximum 6 people.