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Captain's Cottage

Holiday Letting Murtho


0475 754 222


An original farmhouse which was once home to Captain Bill Drage, one of the River Murray's last paddle-steamer captains.


Located within minutes of Renmark-Paringa, the property sits on the Murray River with easy creek access. The Captain's Cottage is 350m from the Murray River, consisting of the original farmhouse and it's out-buildings.

The facilities are ideal for 2-5 people as the cottage consists of two bedrooms featuring queen beds and the lounge room offers a sofa bed. Visitors with a love of history, nature, kayaking and appreciate the quirkiness of amenities in rustic out-buildings will enjoy their stay.

Hire includes unlimited kayak and canoe use with access to our kayak trails.

Map & Directions

835 Murtho Road, Murtho