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PS Federal Paddle Steamer Romantic Retreat

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
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Solar powered (12volt) system. The P.S. FEDERAL paddle steamer built in 1902 rests on stilts in the River Murray adjacent a bird sanctuary. Two bedrooms, large lounge and kitchen with views of Hindmarsh Island & watercraft on the Murray River. The beauty of being on the river with panoramic views of Hindmarsh Island & River watercraft. The beauty of being on the river with panoramic views of Hindmarsh Island & River watercraft. Eco-friendly, off grid solar powered. Renewable energy for less impact on the environment. The PS Federal paddle steamer built in 1902 now rests on stilts in the River Murray adjacent the bird sanctuary where spoon-billed cranes, pelicans, black swan families, egret, purple swamp hens, dusky moorhens and black-winged stilt reside. Ideally located on River within ...Solar powered (12volt) system. The P.S. FEDERAL paddle steamer built in 1902 rests on stilts in the River Murray adjacent a bird sanctuary. Two bedrooms, large lounge and kitchen with views of Hindmarsh Island & watercraft on the Murray River. The beauty of being on the river with panoramic views of Hindmarsh Island & River watercraft. The beauty of being on the river with panoramic views of Hindmarsh Island & River watercraft. Eco-friendly, off grid solar powered. Renewable energy for less impact on the environment. The PS Federal paddle steamer built in 1902 now rests on stilts in the River Murray adjacent the bird sanctuary where spoon-billed cranes, pelicans, black swan families, egret, purple swamp hens, dusky moorhens and black-winged stilt reside. Ideally located on River within walking distance of Goolwa beach. Relaxation and leisure time are so important and you will unwind as soon as you step aboard the PS Federal! Bottle of wine provided to welcome you on arrival. Cereal, milk, bread, tea, coffee, bacon & eggs for first morning of your stay are provided. A vegetarian option is available upon request. Towels and bed linen supplied. This pristine location has the calmness of being on the River Murray. Close to the Coorong. It's ideally located for sailing, windsurfing, and skiing and yet is within walking distance of the beach, cafes, and the township of Goolwa. 87 kilometres South of Adelaide and close to the River Mouth where the Murray River completes its journey and joins the Southern Ocean. Not just a place to stay but a unique accommodation experience on the Fleurieu Peninsula on board the Paddle Steamer P.S. FEDERAL. More
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2016
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Reviewed 18 November 2019

Spent a couple of days on the PS Federal and highly recommend this accommodation to all. Great spot to watch the world go by.

Date of stay: November 2019
Thank terryfT6418JK
Reviewed 12 January 2019

We loved our stay here, starting with the welcome bottle of wine. Immaculately presented, nostalgic and charming. Sitting on the decks watching the bird life with the supplied books and binoculars was a highlight. There were multiple sitting areas, inside and out and gorgeous views....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank sandgrobs
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

This little piece of paradise was serenity itself, perched in the reeds near the mouth of the Murray with many little and big feathered friends coming to visit. Very scenic -especially around sunrise and sunset. Quiet and cosy. Loved it.

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank 390DonnaC
Reviewed 26 December 2017

The FS federal, surpassed all my expectations, my husband and I loved it....there’s is absolutely no negatives .....from the moment I saw it I wished I’d booked longer than my four night stay.....it oozes charm. There are decks on there sides to sit on and...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank susanann7
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our time on this oh so cute and beautifully presented re-purposed old P.S. Being entertained by a family of resident swallows while drinking wine on the deck at sunset capped off a delightful stay. Thank you

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Susansynergy
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Water Views
Safe
Towels Provided
Freezer
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Waterfront
Ceiling Fans
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Kettle
Terrace
Toaster
Fireplace
Deck
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