Luxury Retreats for a Romantic Winter Getaway in the Riverland


Imagine fresh and cold mornings, beautiful sunny days, cosy fires at night, heated pools and hot spas under the stars, and heated floors to walk barefoot upon……

Add to that five-star gourmet meals prepared by your own personal chef and a tilting electric king size bed so you can drink your coffee overlooking the Murray River, and you have the perfect romantic winter getaway only three hours from Adelaide!

The Frames consists of three retreats providing the ultimate in luxury accommodation in South Australia. They are situated high on a cliff top overlooking the tranquil River Murray.

Your winter getaway can be private, warm and cosy with gourmet food brought to your retreat, or you can add some adventure with a tour through our stunning wetlands or a visit to local artisans creating epicurean delights.

A Relaxing Winter Getaway with In-Villa Dining

The Montage Retreat provides a completely secluded outdoor area that has a hydrotherapy spa, an outdoor bath, a heated pool and an infra-red sauna. No expense has been spared to create the perfect winter getaway with that special person in your life.

You can luxuriate inside all day and make in-villa dining part of your experience with five-star gourmet meals brought to you. Dining at The Frames is an experience combining the best of what the Riverland has to offer with fresh, local produce.

Here are some delectable dining options:

In-villa dining with a chef – a chef will create a two or three-course meal with the finest local produce available inside your villa, all you have to do is be ready to relax and enjoy a divinely prepared meal.

In-villa dining without a chef – a chef prepares your two or three-course meal with the same attention using fresh and local produce, and it will be brought to your door with instructions on how to heat it.

Gourmet BBQ – provisions are provided for a gourmet BBQ that can include seafood, meat or poultry with additional side dishes, that are brought to your villa so that you can prepare them yourself. The Montage Retreat includes a state-of-the-art BBQ.

Or, A Winter Getaway with a Touch of Adventure

The Pastiche Retreat has a tilting electric bed overlooking the Murray River with a secluded and private outdoor area that has a heated pool. The retreat has everything you need for a warm winter getaway if you wanted to stay indoors all day long. If you want a touch of adventure, you can add the following events to your itinerary:

The Wetland and Wildlife Cruise will take you to into estuaries and parts of the Murray River that are often unseen unless you’re a local. You will enjoy this exclusive tour in our customised and very comfortable dinghy where you will be treated to a gourmet lunch on the banks of the river.

The Flavour Safari is another of our signature tours, which introduces you to the epicurean delights of the Riverland. Your air-conditioned vehicle will take you to visit local growers, brewers and winemakers and includes lunch at the 23rd Distillery.

There are many other experiences to be enjoyed in the Riverland during your winter getaway. As your hosts, we offer personalised hospitality and will customise a holiday that caters to you. Please call us on 0418 862 260 to discuss your itinerary or you can make a booking here.

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