Riverfront Group Accommodation & Venue Hire

A heritage listed beauty with all the modern comforts.
Ideal for groups and multiple families to relax and spend time together.

Hire includes access to the entire riverfront property including 7 spacious bedrooms (4 with water views), commercial sized kitchen with dishwasher, 4 full size bathrooms, lounge room, games room and expansive entertaining areas.

We would be honoured to help you create life long memories celebrating special birthdays, weddings and family reunions. Please use our Booking Enquiry form to secure your preferred date. There’s a seated capacity in the courtyard of up to 100 guests. We can link you with a range of function specialists to create an unforgettable event including caterers, florists, photographers, etc.

Looking for a corporate retreat location? Free WIFI for guests, TVs in bedrooms, large lawn area by the water and the enormous undercover courtyard
with large screen TV support a wide range of retreat activities.

This property is so large you can stay with a big group and still find your own nook to take a break from all the action.

Room configurations (sleeps up to 30 people):

Bedroom 1 – Water views, queen bed & single bed.

Bedroom 2 – Queen bed & bunk bed, adjoins bedroom 3.

Bedroom 3 – Bunk bed & 2 x king singles.

Bedroom 4 – Queen bed & bunk bed.

Bedroom 5 – Downstairs ferryman’s quarters. Water views, queen bed & single bed.

Bedroom 6 – Downstairs ferryman’s quarters. Water views, queen bed & single bed.

Bedroom 7 – Water views, king bed & single bed. Portacot available.

The games room has 2 sofas that can be converted into 4 x singles or 2 x doubles. BYO linen & towels if you’d like to use this option or let us know at least a week in advance if you’d like extra linen provided.

You’ll see from the photos how spacious the bedrooms are. Feel free to BYO portacots. Extra trundle beds available.


Please note the 2 downstairs ferryman’s quarters are on the lower level and guests will need to walk outside to access the bathrooms up in the main house.


Your coffee needs are covered! A SAB coffee machine, Nespresso pod machine, plunger and kettles are provided.


Self-catered property – please BYO all food and drinks. There’s 3 large fridges on site to accommodate platters, food and drinks for large groups.


The local petrol station has a range of essential items and the nearest supermarket is Foodland in Tailem bend.


Please remember to use the filter tap in the kitchen or boxed water for drinking and cooking. All taps in the property are supplied by filtered river water. There’s no mains water in Wellington.


The majority of the property is on one level with wheelchair access from the rear entrance, to the courtyard, lounge room, deck area with river views, bathroom with accessible shower and accessible bedrooms.


Reverse cycle heating and cooling in all bedrooms, air conditioning in the lounge rooms, fans & gas heaters in the courtyard along with a outdoor fire pit with wood supplied will help keep you comfortable all year round. We recommend also bringing warm jackets for cool nights by the water.


Full laundry facilities provided including a washing machine and dryer.
 

Pet friendly with large, fully enclosed courtyard, please keep pets out of the buildings. BYO pet beds and anything else you need to care for your pet.

 

THINGS TO SEE, DO, DRINK AND EAT

 

This fascinating property also includes a museum showcasing the history of the original courthouse and police station. The perfect opportunity
for your own murder mystery night! Please supervise children in the museum. The items belong to the National Trust and we trust you to respect them.


The Courthouse is adjacent to the Wellington Ferry, the first ferry crossing on the Murray River and original route from Victoria through to Adelaide.

The large lawn area facing the river is half public park with the riverbank also public. A public BBQ is available in the reserve on the hill behind the Courthouse.


The boat ramp is only 1km down the road.


The Wellington Hotel is easy walking distance with delicious lunch and dinner options, our kids are big fans of the spaghetti!


Across the river you’ll find the Hall Cafe open on weekends 7:30am – 3pm and the Pangarinda Botanic Garden is always open to the public.


WELLINGTON IS:

10 kms from The Bend Motorsport Park, Tailem Bend

12 mins to SA Skydiving

20 mins from the award winning wineries, cellar doors and restaurants of Langhorne Creek

30 mins from Monarto Zoo

30 mins from Murray Bridge

Upstream from Lake Alexandrina on the way through to the Coorong National Park

 

Location