The Pretoria Hotel
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews The Pretoria Hotel Mannum
Travel Blogs from Mannum
... and found our motel. The first thing I did was have a long hot shower... so nice to feel clean again. We dicided to go to the pub for dinner (right next door to the motel) then walk to Kathy's (a friend we were visiting) about 2km away. Dinner at the Brian Boru pub was delicious... and it was nice to catch up with Kathy and her family after so long.
We left Bendigo at about 8am - there was no camp to pack up ...
... It is quite a nice location but at the time it became a little too crowded around us with speed boats and people. This had something to do with our second day turning out to be a Saturday, with a beautiful blue cloudless sky and the weather forecast of a sunny week-end.
We decided to meander north, viewing some of the river scenery along the ...
... Malle Country Connection, (mallee quilts.com.au) The outside of the shop looked nothing but open the door and you are in quilters heaven. Sooooo much fabric, jelly rolls, flannels, orientalist and more. Kits and nick knacks, haberdashery and finished quilts. A whole room of discounted fabrics. The ladies were very friendly and only too happy to talk. They only have a small quilting group in the area but most of their trade is ...
... a moveable house.
We came to check out the paddle steamers and soak up the atmosphere; having a nice voyage down the Murray in the process. Like a lot of Australia, the paddle steamers were reliant on volunteers to enable it to operate - and with the trademark Aussie humour they made the trip.
We had a spot of lunch at an RSL (The Returned and Services League of Australia, which ...
... wine before enjoying a movie. Thursday, we went to Wirra Wirra for yet another wine tasting before going to McClaren Vale to have a haircut. We doubled back to Red Poles for lunch in their garden and down to Moana Beach and a quick dip before having a drink in the bar and back to Kath's for dinner, drinks and "Paint Your Wagon" Friday and our last day has arrived. Kath took us up to the Murray River to Mannum. We ...