Paradise Drive, Wirrina Cove
Wirrina Cove Resort is spread over 1200 acres of stunning South Australian landscape and is just 74 minutes south of Adelaide. The resort offers a unique blend of relaxation and adventure nearby at Deep Creek Conservation Park for couples, families, singles and business alike. Vista Resort is one of South Australia’s premier 3 ½ – 4 star resorts nestled into the rolling foothills and coastal fringes of the picturesque Fleurieu Peninsula. The resort presents an enticing mix of fine dining, wildlife, golf and comfortable accommodation all combining to create a special and memorable holiday experience.
The Fleurieu boasts a multitude of activities designed to keep you entertained. Enjoy a walk in the natural surrounds of the resort, or a fishing charter to catch some of the bountiful delights of the sea. Kick back at the end of the day with a soothing massage from our ‘mobile masseur’ and/ or take a refreshing sauna and spa in their indoor heated pool complex. No matter what your requirements, Wirrina Cove Resort has the activities to suit your needs and ensure your holiday is a memorable one.
- Outdoor swimming pool
- PGA rated Golf Course with electric carts
- Tennis Courts (& equipment)
- Children’s wading pool
- Barbeque at the Caravan Park & Camping Ground
Whether it be the divine indulgence of a night in Heysen’s Restaurant, the more the casual delights of Café Piazza or the fun and the mateship offered at the bar – Wirrina Cove is certain to have a dining experience to match your mood and taste. Their dining experience offers a high quality Australian Cuisine set amongst the stunning scenery of the Resort.
Quench your thirst at their Bar with an extensive selection of beers, wines and spirits. Sample South Australia’s finest drops including the Resort Red and White which are refreshing blends of locally grown grapes. Reflect on the day with friends amidst great golf course views, visualising your next ‘hole in one’ or simply enjoy the relaxing scenery.
Conference & Functions:
The Fleurieu Convention Centre is unobtrusively set in the existing landscape of its rural surroundings and situated immediately to the left of the entrance to the main Resort complex, in close proximity to the other resort facilities and Resort Rooms. The foyer and terrace areas offer views of the PGA Standard Golf Course and the sparkling sea of St Vincent’s Gulf beyond, making it the most conducive of settings for any type of function. Soft, phasing, mood lighting in the foyer is reflected in the paving stone lights on the terrace, making the Centre a charming twilight and evening venue. The Centre features contemporary decor with an Art Deco influence and i s equipped with modern audio-visual options and facilities to accommodate information technology.
Whether it be planning the perfect menu or matching your event to your budget, their Convention Co-ordinator is happy to assist you and help take the stress out of organising your event. The convention menu is “modular”, with quality, original dishes, from which you can be as selective as you wish, ensuring that your function is a success. Formal meals can be served in the Convention Centre itself or in their large capacity Heysen’s Restaurant (300 seats). Lighter or more casual meals and working lunches can be served in the Convention Centre or in theor Café.
They have a variety of entertainment options to cheer or challenge you, guaranteeing that your event will be remembered long after its completion. Ask the Convention Co-ordinator about wine tasting, trivia nights or the Corporate Training and Team Building Activities that they have on offer. Whatever you have in mind, they will work to make your event a resounding success.
Wirrina Cove Resort welcomes you with a wide choice of quality 3 ½ – 4 star accommodation. Choose from 87 well appointed resort rooms and 2 executive suites within the main resort complex or several one, two or three bedroom self-contained apartments. If you prefer the great outdoors, why not stay in the self-contained cabins that sleep 4 adults or simply enjoy the views from the fully powered caravan park.
The rooms are comfortable and in close proximity to the main resort complex. There are 87 Resort Rooms, including the Golf View Rooms which are located on the ground floor with patios leading straight out onto the golf course with scenic views. The Fleurieu and Banksia Suites are the largest of the Golf View Rooms and are ideal for the busy executive or Honeymoon couples.
Resort Room Features:
- Direct Dial STD/ISD Phones
- Air-conditioning (reverse-cycle)
- King & Queen, Double & Twin options
- Personal bar & refrigerator
- Shower & most with baths
- Coffee & Tea making facilities
- Room Service Menu
- Private bathrooms
- Daily Servicing
- Hair Dryer
- Colour TV
- ‘Wyfi connectivity’
Its little wonder Australia’s richest landscape art prize is staged on the Fleurieu Peninsula. Beautiful, bald hills sweep down to sun-drenched beaches. Wineries, orchards and pastures are patch-worked between bush land and quiet dappled roads lead to alluring cellar doors where you can sit back and take it all in.
Spread over 486 hectares of unspoiled pastoral land, Wirrina Cove Resort has an abundance of activities to fill your days. Let the sights and smells of native flora envelop you during an energetic bushwalk. Or, for a more laid back experience of the natural surrounds, enjoy one of their many horse trail rides at nearby high Country Trails at Lady Bay. Combine your love of nature and sport with a leisurely game of golf on their PGA rated course, featuring resident kangaroos, set amidst spectacular seascapes and rolling coastal foothills.
All over the peninsula you’ll find seriously good wine country (there’s more than 50 cellar doors in the McLaren Vale wine region alone) plus enough great restaurants, produce outlets and markets to break even the strictest diet. McLaren Vale is undoubtedly the most famous wine region, but there’s also Allusions Wines, Currency Creek and Langhorne Creek – home to the Brothers In Arms winery, which won the prestigious George Mackey Memorial Trophy for most outstanding export wine in 2003-2004.
Located on the renowned Fleurieu Peninsula, Wirrina Cove Resort has close affiliation with fishing charter operators, other excellent regional golf courses wilderness adventure activities such as those provided by Deep Creek Conservation Park. Rugged cliffs, secluded beaches and sheltered coves are all waiting to be discovered. Explore the region with friends on a chartered cruise or create your own adventure on one of their kayaks. Observe winter migrations of the Southern Right whales or dive below the surface to see the wonders of HMAS Hobart. Whatever the activity, Wirrina Cove Resort is happy to help you on your way.
Location Attractions & Activities:
- Putt-Putt Golf
- Horse Riding at ‘High Country Trails’ at Lady Bay
- Bushwalking Trails
- Cruising/Fishing Charters
- Scuba Diving – HMAS Hobart
- South Australian Whale Centre
- Fauna Park at Deep Creek Conservation Park – Wallabies, Sugar Gliders, Ducks, Emus, Rabbits, Native Birds and Lizards