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Kingfisher Cottage

Port Clinton, South Australia

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Located less than 5 minutes' walk to one of the most popular crabbing beaches in South Australia, Kingfisher Cottage is a single-level holiday house with a large fenced yard, great for a pet-friendly holiday in Port Clinton.

Kingfisher Cottage has 3 bedrooms – queen, double, queen and single - sleeping up to 7 people. Quilts and pillows are provided, but guests will need to bring their linen (sheets, pillowcases, towels, bathmats & tea-towels) with them for their stay, or linen can be hired.

There is one bathroom with a walk-in shower, vanity and toilet at this Port Clinton holiday accommodation.

In the central lounge room is reverse cycle split-system air-conditioning and a ceiling fan, with a ceiling fan in the 3rd bedroom.

Guests staying at Kingfisher Cottage can relax in the lounge room with seating and a large television, and there is a television with DVD player in the double bedroom. With DVDs, board games and complimentary WiFi, there is plenty to keep everyone entertained inside on rainy days.

The kitchen and dining are in a shared space, and the kitchen is well equipped with an electric oven and cooktop, microwave, kettle, coffee machine and large fridge with freezer.

Kingfisher Cottage has a full laundry with a front load washing machine, clothes dryer and clothesline in the rear yard.

The enclosed paved outdoor entertaining area has lounge seating and dining, with a pot belly stove for heating, and a Weber Q gas barbecue and gas ring for cooking crabs.

The spacious yard is fully fenced, making it secure for parking and pets. There is an outdoor shower, and fire pit (guests will need to bring wood to use and check fire regulations).

Pets are welcome outside by prior arrangement with Country Getaways. Just let the Country Getaways staff know when making a booking if you would like to bring a pet with you for your stay.

For those coming to fish, Kingfisher Cottage has a fish cleaning sink and boat parking, and the Port Clinton has a small beach ramp (best for high tide launching).

There is off-street parking for 3 cars, with room for a boat; and undercover carport parking for a car or boat.

The Port Clinton General Store is a 10-minute walk away with a range of groceries, takeaway and fuel; and for meals the Port Clinton Community Club is a short drive away. Or head south to Ardrossan (just a 20-minute drive away) for more shopping options.

Bedroom & Bathroom Configuration

3 Bedrooms:

  • 2 Queen beds
  • 1 Double bed
  • 1 Single bed

1 bathroom

Property features:

  • 3 bedrooms – queen; double; queen and single
  • Sleeps 7
  • Quilts and pillows provided
  • BYO sheets, pillowcases, towels, bathmats and tea-towels
  • Queen and double bedrooms have curtained doorways
  • Optional linen hire
  • Bathroom with walk-in shower, vanity and toilet
  • Reverse cycle split-system air-conditioning in lounge room
  • Ceiling fan in lounge room
  • 3rd bedroom (queen and single) has ceiling fan
  • Central lounge room with seating, and large television (with USB port)
  • Double bedroom has television with in-built DVD player
  • WiFi for guests
  • Board games
  • DVDs
  • Well equipped kitchen with electric oven and cooktop, microwave, kettle, Nespresso coffee machine (guests need to bring standard Nespresso compatible pods), and large fridge with freezer on bottom
  • Front load washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Rotary clothesline in rear yard
  • Enclosed outdoor entertaining area
  • Seating and dining
  • Weber Q gas barbecue
  • Gas ring and pot for crab cooking
  • Pot belly heater
  • Large fenced yard
  • Outdoor shower
  • Fire pit (guests need to bring their own wood & observe fire regulations)
  • Fish cleaning sink
  • Off-street parking for 3 cars, with room for a boat
  • Undercover carport parking for 1 car
  • No garage access for guests
  • 3-minute walk to beach
  • Pets by arrangement only ($100 refundable bond applies per pet) - outside pets accepted (outside only and in veranda area)

Tariff Seasons & Rates for Kingfisher Cottage

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Season Dates Nightly Price
Low 1 May - 31 October. $140
High 1 November - 30 April;
plus all long weekends, special events in the vicinity & Yorke Peninsula Field Days.
Peak Easter, and Christmas/New Year;
26 December - 31 January.

Costing calculation: Rate x Number of nights + Cleaning Fee + administration fee = Total Price (displayed above). All rates are quoted per night in AUD.

Bonds & Fees

Item Description Amount
Refundable Security Bond (refer terms & conditions for applicable bonds/periods) $300
Refundable Security Bond * Payable before access details are provided (for online bookings, this is paid at the time of booking) $300
Refundable pet bond $100
Cleaning fee $85
Administration fee $35

About Port Clinton

As you turn off after Port Wakefield, the first town you come across going down Yorke Peninsula’s ‘leg’ is Port Clinton; a secluded spot with great community spirit.

Port Clinton is a very popular crabbing area; bring along your crab rake to rake the shallows for this tasty treat. Crabbing is most plentiful during any month with "r" in it.

Facilities include a general store with fuel, Community & Sports Club serving meals and a community pool open in Summer (check at the store for opening hours).

Bring your bikes on your next stay and explore the town or ride the walking tracks nearby.

Port Clinton is located on the Samphire Coast, and you can explore the Clinton Conservation Park, located to the north of the town.

Nearby Ardrossan is only 20 minutes drive away, and has a large supermarket, hardware store, chemist, butcher, bakery and many more retail facilities.

Port Clinton is approximately 1¼ hours drive from Adelaide.


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