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Birks Of Goolwa, Goolwa

In 1913 Napier Birks, a prominent Adelaide businessman, built his country retreat. Positioned on a rise overlooking the river, historic Birks of Goolwa exudes an aura of character and charm in traditional hosted bed and breakfast accommodation. Relax in the rambling and tranquil garden with its abundance of bird life and a swimming pool screened by majestic trees. Indulge in the ambience and privacy of this historic retreat. Features include two luxuriously appointed guest rooms providing reverse cycle airconditioning, queen size beds, ensuites and televisions. They have a large living room with log fires, magazines, library of compact discs and videos. Upon arrival you will be greeted by your host.

Accommodation Options


Two queen size beds.


Two queen size beds and one double sofa bed.

Activites and Experiences at Birks Of Goolwa

  • Birdwatching
  • Swimming
  • Walking
  • Boutique Bed and Breakfast
  • Heritage Bed and Breakfast
  • Wholesale
  • 24 hour Reception
  • Adult Retreat
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Car park
  • Communal Lounge
  • Communal Refrigerator
  • Games/Recreation Room
  • Gardens in property
  • Library
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Swimming Pool Outdoor
  • Sun deck
  • TV/Lounge Area
  • Wood Heater/Pot Belly
  • Historic/Heritage
  • Homestay
  • Honeymoon
  • Indulgence/Luxury
  • Paranormal
  • Relaxation
  • Romance
  • English English
  • 18-35’s
  • Adult Getaway
  • Empty Nesters
  • Family
  • Gay and Lesbian Gay and Lesbian Tourism
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Self-Drive
  • Senior
  • Single
  • Wedding
  • Visitor Information Centre
  • Cheques By Arrangement
  • Bankcard
  • Cash
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • 4 1/2 Stars FOUR STAR PLUS
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bath Robe
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Clock Radio
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Cooking Facilities – Limited
  • Crockery/Cutlery
  • Electric Blanket
  • Ensuite
  • Facsimile/Modem point
  • Refrigerator
  • Games
  • Hairdryer
  • Heating
  • Insect screens
  • Internet Access
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Linen
  • Non Smoking Room
  • Stairs
  • Stereo/CD player
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
  • Television
  • Video Cassette Recorder

Tours In Goolwa

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