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Wigley Retreat on the Murray

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1 bedroom, iron/ironing board, Internet, bed sheets
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob
Combined shower/bathtub, hair dryer, towels, soap
Property grounds

Overview of Wigley Retreat on the Murray

Wigley Retreat on the Murray

3.5 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Entire home

1 bedroom1 bathroomSleeps 2

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill
  • Fireplace

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest stays
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Wigley Flat, SA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBanrock Station Wine and Wetland Centre9 min drive
  • Popular LocationKingston Estate9 min drive
  • Popular LocationLoch Luna Game Reserve10 min drive
  • AirportRenmark, SA (RMK)35 min drive

Space details

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 2
42 sq m
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1
    Combined bath/shower

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Wigley Retreat on the Murray

Waterfront Cottage with kitchen and patio
Wigley Retreat, at Wigley Flat in the beautiful Riverland, is your passport to secluded boutique accommodation & stylish country style hospitality.
It is the perfect environment to enjoy a special occasion or romantic escape all with the mighty Murray River right on your doorstep.
Just two and a half hours drive from Adelaide and halfway between Waikerie and Barmera, Wigley Retreat is and ideal base for your Riverland escape.
Enjoy a few languid days of regional discovery, relaxation, revitalisation and much much more.
Wigley Retreat is a one bedroom self hosting B & B featuring modern amenities in an original settlers cottage on the bank of the Mighty Murray River (one of the few remaining).
There is a second double bed (sofa bed) in the sitting room.
It is secluded and has its own private entrance.
Minimum two night stay.
Not suitable for children due to proximity to river.
Please do not bring dogs or pets.
You are welcome to bring a boat or kayaks as we have a private sand boat ramp.
The outdoor fire pit may be used from April to October (outside the fire ban period). Please order firewood.

The weather is perfect

Relax by the river or explore the Riverland's great attractions, food, wine, bushwalking and much, much more.
Wigley Retreat is just a 15 minute drive to Barmera or Waikerie and only 30 minutes from Berri.
There are supermarkets in both Waikerie and Barmera.
You are welcome to bring a kayak or boat to explore the waters.
Your perfect base for a Riverland adventure.
Air-conditioned accommodation at this cottage offers fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Accommodation at this 3.5-star cottage has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and hairdryers. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board.

Recreational amenities at the cottage include a water park.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Elspeth Radford
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
Property is kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Beach sunloungers


  • Internet access

Parking and transport

  • Car required


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Spices
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Toaster


  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Sofa bed


  • 1 bathroom
  • Combined shower/bath
  • Soap
  • Towels provided
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Hairdryer

Living spaces

  • Fireplace


  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Games
  • Books
  • Video library
  • Music library
  • Stereo

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Firepit


  • Washing machine
  • Near coin laundry


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • On the waterfront
  • In a rural location
  • Near a hospital

Things to do

  • Water Park
  • Golf nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Winery tours nearby


  • Sleeps 2
  • Unit size: 452 sq ft (42 sq m)
  • Property does not allow children

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance
You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions

Access methods

Private entrance


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

A car is required for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Wigley Retreat on the Murray Cottage
Wigley Retreat on the Murray Wigley Flat
Wigley Retreat on the Murray Cottage Wigley Flat

About this area

Wigley Flat

Located in Wigley Flat, this cottage is in a rural area and on the waterfront. Banrock Station Wine and Wetland Centre and Kingston Estate are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Loch Luna Game Reserve and Maize Island Lagoon Conservation Park. Discover the area's water adventures with waterskiing, fishing and swimming nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ecotours.

What's nearby

  • Banrock Station Wine and Wetland Centre - 9 min drive
  • Kingston Estate - 9 min drive
  • Loch Luna Game Reserve - 10 min drive
  • Maize Island Lagoon Conservation Park - 22 min drive
  • Pooginook Conservation Park - 35 min drive


  • Banrock Station - 10 min drive
  • Historic Overland Corner Hotel - 23 min drive

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 43 out of 48 reviews
5 - Excellent 90%
Rating 4 - Good. 5 out of 48 reviews
4 - Good 10%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 48 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 48 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 48 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5/5 Excellent

top notch

5/5 Excellent

Perfect! Will be returning
Amazing, so easy to book & find Overall experience was 5 stars

5/5 Excellent

Quiet Retreat
Charming and relaxing

5/5 Excellent

Great getaway to unwind
Easy to book. Property is located in a beautiful spot. Meticulously looked after. Hosts are friendly people.

5/5 Excellent

Great place to stay. Isolation let’s the mind unwind, but close enough to the Riverland so you can easily explore what it has to offer.