Goolwa Riverfront Retreat 'La Maison Tranquille'

51 Riverside Drive, Goolwa South, SA, 5214
Goolwa Riverfront Retreat 'La Maison Tranquille'


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Address: 51 Riverside Drive Goolwa South SA 5214

La Maison Tranquille is undeniably a place for tranquillity, a stress-free environment, away from the mental pressure of daily activities. It promotes inner healing and creates wonderful memories in one of the most desirable places in Goolwa.

The irresistible holiday home also boasts a perfect sight for its visitors, perfect for groups who are seeking the natural embrace of water breeze, the comforting sounds of the waves, to regenerate the energies from within. An earth-bornPanorama with endless relaxing activities, when you want to have some fun, serenity, water views, and sophistication.


Only a stroll across quiet Riverside Drive is the mighty Murray River. From the second storey balcony of our home, you will enjoy watching locals and holiday-goers heading into town for a morning coffee or watch the comings and goings from the historic Armfield boat shed. And on a Friday evening, you'll see the Goolwa Regatta Yacht Club in action.

As keen cooks ourselves, the kitchen is equipped with everything you will need to cater for yourself, or your whole family, including a double oven, induction cooktop and dishwasher. The pantry is stocked with staples making a long-term stay that much easier, and feel free to use fresh herbs from the garden.

The downstairs living room is the perfect place for the teenagers in the family, fitted with a TV and comfortable sofa.

The master bedroom - the "Blue Room" - includes a queen bed with plenty of wardrobe space and private access to the balcony. The second bedroom will suit the kids just fine, with a single and trundle bed, while bedroom three (3)accommodates two (2) people in a double bed. The fourth bedroom is located downstairs with a beautifulsunny aspect with a beautiful vista to the rose garden.

Each level has a large bathroom, downstairs with a shower over a bath. A washing machine and dryer are located for your convenience in the downstairs bathroom.

The homehas three split systems air conditioning; one upstairs, one in the downstairs living and one in the downstairs bedroom, with ceiling fans in all of the bedrooms for year-round comfort. Wi-Fi and Netflix are available to you and you can log in to your own App accounts on one of the two Smart TVs.

Off-street parking is available for up to 4 cars, including a boat, with plenty of additional parking available across the street.

Pets are welcome but are not allowed on the carpeted areas, floor rugs or furniture. The yard is fully fenced but keep in mind small dogs may be able to get through the front fence. Maximum of two (2) furbabies.

La Maison Tranquilleis secured by a sliding gate as part of a fully secure yard for children or larger pets. Accessible through the front or side door, you'll have access to the whole home, including a beautiful deck area with stunning views of the river and Hindmarsh Island. All but one bedroom is located on the top floor. There is a step-up/step down required in the downstairs area.


If it's water sports you're after, the boat ramp is only a moment's drive where you can launch your boat, kayak or even venture a swim, or simply find a spot on the riverbank and read a good book.

The Fleurieu Peninsula has an abundance of great restaurants and wineries. Our favourites are Bombora Cafe and Hectors on the Wharf; only minutes away by foot. Other local attractions include the Cockle Train, Fleurieu Distillery and Steam Train Brewery and seasonal art exhibitions. Nearby are the beautiful villages of Port Elliot, Victor Harbor and Middleton, home of the stunning Boomer Beach.

In 2007, the historic River Port of Goolwa was accredited as the first Cittaslow or "Slow Town" in Australia. They are part of an international group of towns and cities that improve the quality of life for all who live and work in their town. This will be evident when you go walking through Goolwa. The locals will say hi as you walk past and we encourage you to stop and have a chat to learn more about this beautiful town. We know and respect our neighbours and we ask you to do the same.


  • Walk into the beds already made, towels and linens are set up and ready to go.
  • Check-in time is 2 pm and check-out time is 10 am.
  • Strictly non-smoking both inside and outside.
  • No parties or events - Quiet hours after 10 pm
  • A refundable bond is required per booking


Unwind Holidays specialises in short term holiday rentals. It is our number one priority to make your stay most enjoyable and memorable. Contact one of our friendly booking team via phone, email or SMS & we will answer all your queries.


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Sometimes the only thing that will cure your city blues is an exhilarating gust of fresh, country air! Leave that mountain of documents on your desk and the phone that never stops ringing for just two days. You're going to journey through the hills and see what change a little trip to La Maison Tranquillecan make!

As well as being placed in an ideal location to explore the beach and river, local cafes, art trail and the surrounding wine region, you'll be well-positioned to take in the delights of the spectacular Fleurieu Peninsula where surfing, fishing, diving, sailing whale watching, food trails, boat tours, 4WD experiences and golf are all activities of choice.

Explore the South Coast including Victor Harbor and Granite Island where you may even spot a whale or two close to the shore. Enjoy a surf or swim at Middleton Beach. Then, head towards Goolwa and Hindmarsh Island for lunch. Stop at Port Elliot to photograph the stunning coastline of Horseshoe Bay and Basham Beach. Return through Mount Compass and Alexandrina Cheese Company!


  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bathroom: Body wash + hand soap + hand cream
  • Bath Tub
  • Cot
  • Dishwasher
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Furniture Outdoor
  • Games: Board Games
  • Gas BBQ
  • Hairdryer
  • Sound System: Bluetooth
  • High Chair
  • Iron and Board
  • Linen
  • Microwave Oven
  • Oven: Stainless Steel
  • Pets Welcome: Maximum 2
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove: Induction
  • Television: Smart TV with Netflix
  • Toaster
  • Views
  • Wi-Fi





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  • 2 Single (1)
  • Trundle (1)
  • 3 Double (1)
  • 4 Queensize (1)

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