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PS Federal Paddle Steamer Romantic Retreat

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Overview
Boat house -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Goolwa, South Australia
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.

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Listing #HL8431099
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Languages spoken:English
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susanann7
Haute-Savoie, France
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2017 for a stay in October 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 watched the birds.ife, pelicans et ...it’s perfect relaxation with a view!....a great sunny spot too....the...

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Susansyne...
Adelaide Hills, Australia
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 10 November 2017 for a stay in October 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

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Graeme T
Fremantle, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
183 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

We had the pleasure of staying in this unique B & B, which started out as a paddle steamer on the Murray in 1902. It had comfortable furnishings and above all very peaceful. There is nothing as relaxing as the gentle lapping of the water against the hull. The owners even provided a bottle of wine so we could sit...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
small single dog allowed but not allowed upstairs bedrooms.
no cats because of the bird life surrounding the boat.
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
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AU$150
1 May 2018 -
31 Jul 2018
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1 night
AU$140
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: AU$50 / stay - Fee
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Car advised
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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