Birks Riverview Retreats - Birks Garden Retreat
Goolwa, Fleurieu Peninsula, SA
- Guests: 4
- Bedrooms: 1
- Swimming pool
- Air conditioning
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Acres of gardens, majestic trees, birdlife, peaceful private setting, two self contained private retreats, a large swimming pool, luxury furniture, fittings, maritime antiques and artwork, in a picturesque waterfront location with classic wooden boats on their moorings creates a rare and special environment that is available as premium accommodation. Two Self contained luxury private Retreats - Garden Retreat (2 rooms - sleeps 4) Riverview Retreat (sleeps 2) Goolwa is an historic river port, which oozes with history of the river trade, wooden boats, prolific birdlife, heritage architecture & magnificent coastal beaches. Birks Riverview Retreats are located opposite historic Birks Harbour, 1 km from the main street of Goolwa, Restaurants and Galleries. Birks River Retreats have been restored, with an elegant blend of luxury with coastal feel. It has been converted into two PRIVATE spacious retreats. Set in beautiful private gardens surrounded by majestic trees where guests can relax, unwind and enjoy the original artwork and maritime features. Experience the birdlife in the private gardens in peace and tranquillity, laze around the pool or in front of the fire and just enjoy the ambience of the river, day or night. …
Both self contained retreats are private and open plan living, spacious bedrooms with luxury king size beds and beautiful linen, large contemporary bathrooms with exclusive aromatherapy Bodycare goods. Private outside areas with alfresco dining, BBQ and outdoor chaise lounges at the swimming pool, are ideal for families or for a group of friends, but also a very special private romantic getaway for couples wanting some quiet time together.
Private off street parking. All is provided just bring yourself! Come & indulge at Birks Harbour.
Tariff includes Regional Gourmet Breakfast Basket with sweet & savoury treats and bottle of premium SA wine.
The fine print
- DirectPay - Rent-A-Home takes reservations on this property but the property manager processes payments directly with you.
- Minimum Stay 2 Nights
Guest reviews & questions
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- 4WD tours
- Adult retreat
- Art & craft
- Beach Getaway
- Body treatments
- Canoeing & kayaking
- Fishing Nearby
- Gay / Lesbian
- Heritage trail
- Whale watching
- Bedding & Sheets provided
- Breakfast provisions available for self-cooking
- Continental breakfast provisions supplied
- Laundry facilities
- Tea/Coffee making facilities
- BBQ - Gas
- Boat ramp nearby
- Books/magazines supplied
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Lake nearby
- Stereo/Music system
- Accept MasterCard
- No smoking
- Pets not allowed
- Wheel Chair
- Gas open fire
- Swimming Pool
- Off Street Parking
- Public transport
RatesRates are not available online for this property, please request a quote using the form below.
Property managers will respond with pricing and availability, usually within 24 hours.
Availability & Price
from $295 to $325 per night*
Min 2 nights stay
How do I make a booking?
From a Quote
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- Step 2) Then you can Make a Booking or reservation form by clicking 'Make Reservation' from your Quote. Alternatively a Reservation form (PDF or Word Doc) can be downloaded from our Visitor Terms & Conditions page or your Quote.
- Step 3) Once we receive your "RZ" reservation request, a consultant will process all details and send a "BK" Booking Confirmation, payment receipt with arrival and key collection information.
From a Tariff or Hot Deal
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- Step 2) Then you can Make a Booking or reservation form by clicking 'Make Reservation' from the search results or property page. Alternatively a Reservation form (PDF or Word Doc) can be downloaded from our Visitor Terms & Conditions page or your Quote.
- Step 3) Once we receive your "RZ" reservation request, a consultant will process all details and send a "BK" Booking Confirmation, payment receipt with arrival and key collection information. Payment can be made with credit card or by direct deposit.
Are pets permitted?
Some properties allow Pets and will display Pets Permitted. Visitors will need to advise the type and size of pet and whether the pet is indoor or an outdoor pet.
Properties that do not show Pets Permitted will not accept pets.
A Pet Bond might be required to clean. deodourise and disinfect the property prior to the next visitor arrival to ensure the property is allergy free.
Availability calendar not up to date?
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Unfortunately it isn't always as frequent as we'd like, each calendar has a date of which the calendar was last updated so you who how up to date the listing is.
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Please note that properties are not held and may be booked by other visitors.
Will I have to pay a security deposit?
A Bond/Security Deposit may be required by the Property Manager the amount will vary depending on the property manager. If so, this payment will take place outside of the Rentahome EasyPay System and you may be asked to direct transfer funds into the Property Manager's bank account or a credit card imprint may be requested. Rentahome does not become involved in the payment or return of bonds or security deposits. Return of these amounts is based on the Property Manager's terms and conditions and their inspection of the property after your stay.
The Security Deposit (Bond) is required to cover any damage or incidential costs incurred during your stay at the property. If there is no Damage or Additional Costs then the Security Deposit will be refunded. If the amount of the Damage or Additional Costs are greater than the Security Deposit, then the Guest will be required to pay the difference.
On Arrival, please report any damage or requirement maintenance immediately to the property manager, as you will be liable for any Damage on your departure.
A Bond applies for properties under a Lease agreement. The Bond is typically lodged with a government Bond Authority and returned at the the end of the stay following an Exit Inspection and review of the Condition Report.
Rent-A-Home processes rental payment with guests directly. We accept: Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Bank Transfer.
Visa, MasterCard and American Express cards accepted.
The Property Manager will process payment with guests directly.