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    Birks Harbour - Boathouse & Birks River Retreats

    138 Liverpool Road, Goolwa, South Australia 5214, Australia
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    1 - 5 of 156 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a two night stay in the Boatshed on Birk's Harbour, Goolwa, and it was wonderful. The Boatshed is on a pier so the view out the window was perfect. The evenings and mornings were amongst the birds, the river was magical and inside...More

    Thank Craig T
    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    We stayed in the Captain's Retreat one of the 3 properties on the site. It is quite simply amazing. The accommodation is very spacious and beautifully restored. There is more than one relaxed seating area, 2 dining areas, several outside spaces. Big bedroom with enormous...More

    Thank JaneTucker1001
    Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at the suggestion of friends, and were totally blown away - such an amazing place! Utterly tranquil, great location, charming, terrific amenities, and such hospitality by the owners (who provide breakfast in the room but are otherwise unobtrusive in such a lovely way).......More

    Thank CCCJPB
    Response from Birksharbour, Owner at Birks Harbour - Boathouse & Birks River RetreatsResponded 13 June 2017

    Wow, Thank you for so much for your kind words and we are glad you enjoyed your stay! Hope to see you again! Cheers Wendy & Phil Watson Birks Harbour

    Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

    We had the pleasure of staying at the River Retreat. What an amazing place to stay. We had wanted to stay at the Boathouse but this was booked so we decided we'd give the River Retreat a try. We were not disappointed! It was beautiful....More

    Thank Martin G
    Response from Birksharbour, Owner at Birks Harbour - Boathouse & Birks River RetreatsResponded 13 June 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review and very happy you enjoyed your stay. Beautiful words, thanks again. Hope to see you again. Cheers Wendy & Phil Watson Birks Harbour Goolwa

    Reviewed 28 March 2017

    Words aren't sufficient to describe the perfection of the trio of properties which come under the heading of Birks Harbour Retreats. I stayed this visit, quite alone, in The Captain's Retreat, a huge, peaceful, one-storey house, beautifully restored & furnished with quiet elegance. The king-size...More

    Thank oxfordhighschool
    Response from Birksharbour, Owner at Birks Harbour - Boathouse & Birks River RetreatsResponded 13 June 2017

    Thank you so much for your kind words, its guests like you that make our role very enjoyable and satisfying. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay at the Captains Retreat. Glad you enjoyed the ambience, the chef, we provide to our guests, we...More

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    • Pool
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$233 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    "Quite truthfully, there are 2 perfect bedrooms, both with en suite bathrooms. Either would delight."
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    "If our room was anything to gauge the rest upon....they will all be stunning by appointment and attention to..."
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    "All rooms are excellent. Trust me , I checked them out."
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    "The Boathouse is beautiful"
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