Luxury Glamping


Luxury Glamping Victoria offer’s a fabulous opportunity to experience unique accommodation to compliment your authentic Murray River Cruise aboard PS Emmylou.

We are delighted to be partnering with two of Regional Victoria’s leading luxury Glamping resorts which are a perfect combination with a Luxury Boutique River Cruise.

Choose from Talo Retreat located on the Murray River just 15 minutes from the heart of Echuca, or stay among the vines at Balgownie Winery Retreat & Restaurant, located just 10 minutes out of Bendigo. 

Luxury return transfers are available from Melbourne or Bendigo or choose to explore with a self drive option.    

Balgownie Estate Winery Retreat & Restaurant

SafariTent Bendigo Glamping

One of Victoria’s very best luxury glamping resort which is a perfect combination with a boutique luxury river cruise.

Situated just 2 hours drive from Melbourne and 10 minutes from Bendigo City Centre sits Balgownie Estate, Bendigo’s oldest winery offering luxury Glamping tents, historic cellar door with wine tasting, a restaurant with picturesque views of the vines and accommodation. Fully immerse yourself in your own luxury Safari Tent and experience a hidden winery retreat like no other. 

Enjoy 1 or 2 nights staying in a luxurious Safari Tent set amongst the vines at Balgownie Estate then head to the river for a unique cruise aboard PS Emmylou with 4 different packages to choose from.

Each package at Balgownie Estate includes a complimentary bottle of Wine and breakfast served each morning. 

Balgownie Safari Tent
Safari Tent Bendigo Glamping

4 Night Package

Combine a 1 night pre cruise stay at Balgownie Estate with a 3 night Discovery Cruise aboard PS Emmylou. 


5 Night Package

Combine a 2 night pre cruise stay at Balgownie Estate with a 3 night Discovery Cruise aboard PS Emmylou. 


Talo Retreat@Moama on Murray Resort

Talo Retreat Yurts

Combine a 3 night cruise aboard PS Emmylou with a 2 night stay at Talo Retreat situated right on the banks of the Murray River just 5 minutes from Echuca. Relax in your own private Yurt nestled amongst the natural bushland. Glamping – ‘glamorous camping’ offers guests an opportunity to experience nature without compromising on the creature comforts of a hotel room. Each Yurt offers a pillow top mattress queen bed, kitchenette, evaporative cooling and electric log fire heaters, BBQ, hammock, private outdoor spa bath and en-suite bathroom off the decking. 

Enjoy magical star gazing from your outdoor spa bath or under the glass dome in the ceiling of each Yurt. Situated only 100m from the banks of the Murray River. Guests can enjoy relaxing around a campfire or explore the area by canoe or bike. 

Talo Yurt
Talo Yurt

5 Night Package

Combine a 2-night Pre or Post cruise stay at Talo Retreat with a 3-night Discovery Cruise aboard PS Emmylou with transfers to and from Talo Retreat included.