1. Australia
  2. VIC
  3. Mildura and Murray Outback
  4. Swan Hill
  5. #152450

Pental Island River Retreat

House, Swan Hill

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 54 reviews

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Min 3 - 4 nights stay

10 guests
5 bedrooms
6 beds
2 bathrooms


Secluded 5 Bedroom River Holiday Retreat, Sleeps 10 Self Catering

Just a short drive from the lovely Murray river town of Swan Hill is Pental Island River Retreat, which is situated directly on the Little Murray river.

This spectacular river view property sits on 100 private acres is completely all yours to enjoy peacefully and privately, your own country holiday house offering complete relaxation and tranquility, magnificent views of the river and countryside. Everything is provided for a wonderful country escape. Relax in the six person hot spa, take a kayak, sit and enjoy the views from the spectacular wide verandah's complete with recliner chairs Enjoy fishing, bird watching nature, skiing, kayaking or reading a book by the beautiful wood fire, It's truly a place to completely relax and enjoy within a 100 private acres.

Whether it's a special weekend away for two or a family holiday, or reunion's this is the perfect vacation home for you

From the front gate, a 1km drive takes you to the open-planned 65 square residence consisting of a beautiful country style fully-equipped kitchen, two spacious living/dining areas, 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, an open rumpus room, and balconies. The home is also ideal for outdoor living, offering complete privacy with an enclosed, screened porch that includes a heated spa and barbecue. The beautiful double-story home will guarantee a relaxing time away and you will fall in love with the style, charm and class of this true country style property

The home will comfortably accommodate and sleeps up to 12 people making it ideal for friends, colleagues, or families traveling together

It includes 20 squares of beautiful wide verandas, offering spectacular countryside and water views, two large separate living room areas with recliner lounge chairs, including a large screen television. Also a feature is the large open style kitchen with stainless steel appliances, butlers pantry, stainless steel double refrigerator and every amenity.

The climate is perfect for alfresco dining in the large open planned, screened porch/sunroom. With picturesque river views, a six person spa hot tub, conditional use gas barbecue, dining table, table tennis and breakfast bar, you'll be able to keep everyone entertained in style.

Step off the back deck and find yourself surrounded within 100 acres of Mallee farming land with your own direct access to the Little Murray River. Perfect for skiing, fishing or relaxing on a lilo, this part of the little Murray river is perfect for all water activities. This property all exclusively yours and allows you to relax and enjoy in a completely serene and private environment

The property offers large open grassed areas for all sport activities, badminton, cricket, there's also a two person kayak provided free for you including life jackets and paddles

If keeping fit is your priority, there's a powered electric exercise bike, electric treadmill, air walker, table tennis, kayak plus 100 acres of private land to jog or walk.

By request you may bring your beloved pet and they will love the space and freedom of the farm.

Before making an enquiry, please read carefully the description and importantly the bedroom suite configurations, terms and conditions.

Prices listed are for Two persons only, additional persons are per night per person, please read pricing schedule before making an enquiry.

This double-story home guarantees absolute peace and tranquility "It's your very own country retreat"

Steps from the house is the Little Murray river

Great location for water skiing, jet skiing, fishing, swimming, paddle boating or kayaking.

Please note in the winter months the river level is low and some water activities are limited

100 private acres and surroundings of native trees and extensive lawns

Outstanding scenic views and wildlife.Perfect for individuals interested in nature, birds, fishing, water skiing and other leisure water activities

Large screen television, local channels- iPod, iPad dock, DVD player

Split system air conditioning situated both upstairs and downstairs, ceiling fans

Large family gathering dining table

Request to bring your own boat. For small boats there is access to the river only 50 metres from the back door. For larger boats there is 'Fish Point' boat ramp, which is just a short 5km drive once you turn right out of the property.

Six person hot tub/ spa in the screened porch

BBQ with gas provided and alfresco dining sun-room/screened enclosed porch

Family activities, included is table tennis, badminton, croquet set

Under carport for cars, caravans, trucks, horse floats

All high-quality linen, towels, soaps, and spa towels included

Fresh milk, tea, coffee, pantry items, including foil, wrap, salt, pepper

Camping is allowed by request

Sleeps up to 12 People

4 large bedrooms and one children's room - 4 queen size beds, 2 single beds, 2 single folding beds, 2 double sitting covertable lounge beds

Rumpus room

Exercise bike, treadmill, air walker, gym mat

Telescope - great for star gazing

High-quality crockery, utensils, bread maker, slow-cooker, toasters, pie maker, sandwich maker plus much more

Location is ideally situated close to Swan Hill township

Before making your enquiry or booking please read carefully the description and note the following information regarding Pental Island River Retreat:

- This property is situated directly on the river and also it is a farm that is surrounded by either a wheat crop or barley crop in winter through to late December when harvest takes place.

- The surroundings is muddy in wet weather and dusty in summer, nevertheless the regions climate is really beautiful and boasts more sunshine hours than Queensland Do, however, be prepared for the weather conditions and please bring along appropriate clothing and footwear.

Strict rules apply for the use of the hot spa.

- We are happy to accommodate children, however, please take note that the property has many internal and external stairs and is very close in proximity to the river. The property is ideally suited to those over five years, therefore we ask parents of younger children 0-5 years to be aware of the situation as there is no fencing and the river is only steps away from the house.


Smoking: strictly no smoking inside the house

Parties: strictly no parties are to be held anywhere on this property

Guests making the booking must be over 25 years of age

Pets on request outdoors only - pets must be locked up at night and there is a kennel available

The limit is two dogs

Pet owners must have dogs under control at all times - do not let dogs wander as it is possible there might be sheep/cattle in the surrounding area.

Terms and Conditions:

The property is on the river and extreme care and responsibility must be taken at all times.

A minimum of Three night booking only - January/ School holidays is a minimum Four nights

The six person Spa is available for conditional use only. A form must be signed prior to use and full responsibility must be taken with strict guidelines set out that must be adhered to.

Swimming, boating and water activities are entirely at your own risk. Please advise me if you intend to bring your boat.

Life jackets are provided on the property for four people, please bring your own safety equipment

Two person kayak is provided free of charge please note the terms and conditions of use

Two persons sharing a room, the master suite will be offered whilst the remaining 4 bedrooms will be locked.

Extra persons by request

Please provide a mobile number contact at the time of confirming your booking.

Arrival time is not before 3:00pm and Departure is required by 10:00am.


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Air conditioning, Dishwasher, Parking, Washing machine

Air conditioning Balcony Books Ceiling fan Child's high chair Coffee maker Cot Deck/Patio Dining Dishes and utensils Dishwasher DVD player Eco-Friendly Fitness room/Equipment Games Games room Garage Hair dryer Heating Hot tub Iron and board Kitchen Lawn/Garden Linens provided Living room Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Oven Pantry items Parking Pets allowed Refrigerator Stove Toaster Towels provided Washing machine
Pental Island River Retreat is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 54.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing Honeymoon We had the best honeymoon! The property was perfect. All that space to ourselves. We loved getting up and kayaking along the River. A home away from home for us and our 2 dogs. Make sure you take the aero guard.
Date published: 2017-11-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely rural retreat Lovely homestead by the Little Murray river able to accommodate the needs for our gathering. Large country kitchen with both indoor and outdoor dining areas. Heated spa was lovely as was the kayaking. Would definitely recommend to others.
Date published: 2017-10-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Country Retreat Just had a 5 day stay here with our 3 teenagers and 2 dogs. House was amazing! Big, beautifully furnished and equipped with absolutely everything you could need. Launched our tinny boat on the banks of the Murray and enjoyed fishing and water skiing. The owner, Susan, was great. Kept in contact with us and made check in a breeze. Could not fault anything. Loved it!
Date published: 2017-10-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful property A great property peaceful and quiet 50 meters from the river with everything you need .definitely be going back
Date published: 2017-09-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing property Another fantastic family holiday we have yearly, amazing kitchen for everyone to be together to cook there was nothing we didn't enjoy about this beautiful home Thank you Susan
Date published: 2017-08-22
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