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Paddle Steamer PS Federal Retreat

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Paddle Steamer PS Federal Retreat

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
BreakfastThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Sparkling clean9 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

* Built in 1902, the PS FEDERAL Paddle Steamer now rests on stilts in the River Murray near where the Mighty River completes its journey and joins the Southern Ocean.

2bedrooms, large lounge and galley kitchen with panoramic views of Hindmarsh Island & watercraft on the river.

Off Grid, Eco-Friendly with solar powered (12 volt) system for less environmental impact. Not just a place to stay but a unique accommodation experience on the Fleurieu Peninsula on board the Paddle Steamer PS FEDERAL!


Free parking on premises

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox


104 Reviews

Danni User Profile
July 2018
Highly recommend this place if your after a unique experience that’s secluded, peaceful and tranquil this is perfect. Tastefully decorated to fit the theme of the paddle steamer to the lovely breakfast provisions. We had a visit from the local wildlife 4 swans and a pelican. Bed …
Katelyn User Profile
June 2018
Amazing stay. So unique. Feel like your in the middle of no where but in the best possible way! Great host!
Cath User Profile
June 2018
Beth’s boat was everything and more than we hoped - great location, great host, amazing accommodation! Would love to stay again
Hasan User Profile
May 2018
Amazing place. awesome host! Highly recommended if you want to escape busy routine.
Ramsay User Profile
May 2018
Beautiful waking up to native bird calls and water lapping up against the boat. A lovely little getaway!
Kerry User Profile
May 2018
It was a wonderful opportunity to spend time in an unique accommodation. We also appreciated the scenery, comfortable beds and the variety of breakfast options. Just great!
Mel User Profile
May 2018
Just book it! You really have to stay on the boat to really appreciate it. We only had one night to spare and it was well worth spending it at such a unique accomodation.

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Nangkita, AustraliaJoined in December 2013
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104 Reviews
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