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Discover the unparalleled beauty of the Fleurieu Peninsula with Pelican Retreats, your premier choice for short-term holiday rentals. Pelican Retreats invites you to embark on a truly unique holiday experience. Our boutique short-term holiday rental company offers not just accommodation but homes that offer more than places to rest & relax, they are immersive experiences that capture the essence of the Fleurieu Peninsula coast, just over 1 hour drive from Adelaide.

Pelican Retreats offers two unique accommodation experiences for both couples, families and friends alike. Both of our retreats, Pelicans Rest on Hindmarsh Island and Mr Percival in the historic township of Goolwa, welcome your four-legged friends, ensuring your entire family can revel in the coastal magic of South Australia. Our commitment to excellence extends to creating and curating unique coastal experiences, we strive to make your stay relaxing and stress-free, offering all the added extras and little touches to make your stay a memorable experience. 

Why Choose Pelican Retreats?

Pet-Friendly Bliss

Both Pelicans Rest and Mr Percival warmly welcome your furry companions, ensuring that your entire family can enjoy the coastal escape.

Luxury and Comfort 

Each home is thoughtfully curated with meticulous attention to detail. From plush furnishings to modern amenities, we've created spaces that exceed your expectations and make your stay truly special.

Secluded Retreats 

Whether it's the tranquil waterfront setting of Pelicans Rest or the historic allure of Mr Percival, both homes provide a secluded escape, allowing you to unwind and create lasting memories.

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