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The ReTrO Shack

6 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Large 3 bedroom beach shack only 1 house back from Aldinga beach. Renovated 50s style with mod cons including 55' 4K TV, Super Fast and Free WiFi Internet, R/C air con, dishwasher, 60 in 1 arcade machine, home theatre Hi-Fi & washing machine. Located 50 minutes drive from central Adelaide and 1 house back from the spectacular Aldinga Beach Aquatic Reserve. *** Aldinga Beach named Adelaide's Best Beach 2013 in a Messenger and Advertiser survey *** Walk across the road to the beach or stroll to local cafes. Easy access to the abundant variety of attractions on offer within the Fleurieu Peninsula region of South Australia THE ReTrO SHACK OFFERS ENTERTAINMENT • 60 in 1 full size arcade machine • Super fast NBN Internet - WiFi • 55' 4K Panasonic TV (Lounge) • 46' Sony full HD TV (Mast...Large 3 bedroom beach shack only 1 house back from Aldinga beach. Renovated 50s style with mod cons including 55' 4K TV, Super Fast and Free WiFi Internet, R/C air con, dishwasher, 60 in 1 arcade machine, home theatre Hi-Fi & washing machine. Located 50 minutes drive from central Adelaide and 1 house back from the spectacular Aldinga Beach Aquatic Reserve. *** Aldinga Beach named Adelaide's Best Beach 2013 in a Messenger and Advertiser survey *** Walk across the road to the beach or stroll to local cafes. Easy access to the abundant variety of attractions on offer within the Fleurieu Peninsula region of South Australia THE ReTrO SHACK OFFERS ENTERTAINMENT • 60 in 1 full size arcade machine • Super fast NBN Internet - WiFi • 55' 4K Panasonic TV (Lounge) • 46' Sony full HD TV (Master Bedroom) • DVD home theatre Hi-Fi • Blueray via PS3 • PlayStation & Xbox consoles • Extensive DVD & CD collection • Books, magazines and board games COMFORT & CONVENIENCE • 2.5 HP Daikin split air conditioner • 1.5 HP Panasonic split air conditioner • Heating in all bedrooms • Ceiling Fans • Bed sheets and towels available for hire ($10 per person per stay) • Large Gas BBQ • Large pet-secure rear yard • Undercover car park • Children's High Chair & Portacot • Washing Machine & Ironing board KITCHEN • Large Fridge • Electric Oven & microwave • Kettle & toaster • Dishwasher • Cutlery, dishes, glasses • Pots & pans INCLUSIONS WITH ALL BOOKINGS • Tea, coffee, sugar, long life milk • Quilts, blankets, pillows • Tea towel, dishwashing liquid & sponge • Toilet paper, bathmat, hand towel OPTIONS WITH ALL BOOKINGS • Linen hire $10 per person • Bring your dog $10 per dog per night LOCAL ATTRACTIONS WALK • across the road to the beach • 500m south to the Aldinga Bay Cafe • 600m north to Jimmies Takeaway • 600m north to playground with BBQ and toilets SHORT DRIVE • 2km (2 min) to the famous drive on beach voted 2013 best beach in SA • 3km (3 min) to Port Willunga beach featuring the Star of Greece Cafe • 10km (10 min) to Willunga featuring the weekend Farmers & Artisans Markets and plenty of lovely eateries. • 12km (12 min) to Sellicks Beach featuring the renowned Victory Hotel • 15km (15 min) to the premier food and wine district of McLaren Vale featuring 60+ wineries & gourmet eateries. LONGER DRIVES • 35km (30 min) to Carrickalinga & Normanville Jetty • 47km (40 min) scenic drive to Victor Harbor • 60km (50 min) to Rapid Bay featuring the recently re-opened jetty • Numerous weekend markets at Myponga (15km), Yankalilla (30km), Inman Valley(45km), Goolwa (45km) & Victor Harbor (47km) *** 2 Night minimum stay - Low & Mid Season *** 4 Night minimum stay - School Holidays *** 7 Night minimum stay - High SeasonMore
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About the Owner
John G
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2010
Interaction with guests
The ReTro Shack is totally yours to enjoy and has been set up as a dedicated holiday rental. We don't live at the property, however we are very contactable via mobile phone if you have any questions or require any assistance to ensure you have a great stay!
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Reviewed 28 March 2019

Set close to the beach as well as nearby shops and cafés, the RetrO Shack is fitted out with décor straight from the '50s. But rather than being imposing or overdone, it is comfortable and the perfect way to retreat from regular 21st century living....More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Paul A
Reviewed 21 May 2016

The Retro Shack was beyond my expectations in regards to the full Retro experience combined with all the modern comforts! Oh, and the arcade machine is awesome! There is a lovely friendly feel to the house and everything was beautifully clean and tidy! The added...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Lisa P
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Reviewed 17 June 2013

Funky retro style with all the modern conveniences. Has a wonderful feel, as soon as you enter. Stayed a few nights with some friends, and we had a great time - so relaxing - we didn't want to leave! Plenty of games, books and DVD's...More

Date of stay: May 2013
Thank moniqueweiherpearce
Reviewed 25 March 2013

Loved the funky memorabillia of the 50's/60's era; lots of it took me back to my childhood with the furniture and accessories. Great to have all the reading and entertainment materials on hand. It was also good that we still had all the mod cons...More

Date of stay: March 2013
Thank Sonja T
Reviewed 29 January 2012

We spent 12 great nights at the Aldinge Beach Reef Retreat and loved it. The house itself is comfortable and clean with great period details throughout. There are plenty of books, DVD's and games for rainy days. The backyard is huge and the is great...More

Date of stay: January 2012
Thank Kirsteene P
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Private Garden
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
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Aldinga Beach is located within the Fleurieu Peninsula only 45kms (50 minute drive) south of Adelaide. Aldinga Beach stretches for over 7 kms and is one of the safest and cleanest beaches in Australia. The ReTrO Shack is easy to find as it's located only one house back from the Aldinga Beach Esplanade
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