The pristine Chiton Rocks Beach is only 300 metres away, and can easily be walked to within a few short minutes. It is a lovely beach, with waves, and beautiful sand. The beach is patrolled on some weekends and public holidays by the Chiton Rocks Surf Life Saving Club. A short drive away you can get to the popular Horseshoe bay which is a great family beach with smaller waves, and plenty of beach space.
The famous town of Victor Harbor attracts many tourists because of the many things there are to do in the town. In peak season the population more than doubles because of this. You can walk across to Granite Island and see the animals. You can also get the horse drawn carriage across for an even better experience. They also have penguin tours at dusk each night. You can explore the island, and then stop off for a coffee at the cafe afterwards. It really makes for a lovely day.
Camel Rides and Pony Rides are often available which is a great experience to enjoy. There is also a cinema Victa Cinemas in the main street too.
The town of Port Elliot is not far down the road, and has many of the things that you will need such as meats, fruit and veg, fish and chips and a lovely pub. While you are in Port Elliot, be sure to check out Horseshoe bay, which is a lovely family friendly beach and even has a couple of playgrounds. There is a beautiful restaurant there too, which makes some lovely meals.
Activities for the kids
There is lots to do with the children while you are in the area. Be sure to take them to Greenhills Adventure Park. A fantastic fun park, which has many activities to do including water slides, dry slides, paddle boats and much more. The kids wont want to leave. After Greenhills you can always take the children for an ice cream down the main street of Victor Harbor, which they are sure to enjoy.
The heart of Victor Harbor has many things to do aswell, with entertainment for the children right near the entrance of Granite Island, including rides and Mini Golf.
When in season many people flock to Victor Harbor to see the wonderful whales. There is a great vantage point from Victor Harbor that gives everyone an opportunity to see them.
At the house
We have supplied Foxtel and a Wii for guests to enjoy. There is also some basic sports equipment in the carport that guests can use. Board games are supplied, and there is also some books to relax with and read.