South Australia’s affordable beach accommodation – holiday rental

Where is it?

Tumby Bay, SA Central Coast. Family owned and operated, Modra’s Apartments are just 50m from the 10km stretch of beach around Tumby Bay. A 30-minute drive from Port Lincoln, nearby highlights include Coffin Bay National Park, the historic Sir Joseph Banks Group of Islands and Eyre Peninsula.

What’s it like?

Set among award-winning gardens and century-old palm trees, there are 16 self-catered apartments that make up Modra’s premises. Each apartment is on ground level and has a well-equipped kitchen, undercover parking, a renovated bathroom including hand rails, washing machine and dryer, reverse-cycle air conditioning, large flat-screen TV and DVD player, and there are no adjoining walls to other apartments. Guests also have access to an on-site entertaining area with gas barbecue, 24-hour reception and a modern fish-cleaning area.

How much does it cost?

Studio Apartments from $100 per night, Family Apartments from $110 per night and Two-Bedroom Apartments from $140 per night.

The details

2 Yaringa Ave, Tumby Bay, SA. (08) 8688 2087; www.modrasapartments.com.au