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Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

The hotel is quite simple and old fashoned. However, it is very well located close to national park and the most beatiful thing is that it is centred into the wild and nature, thus perfect also for walking around. It also has a little restaurant...More

Thank AlePerCaso
Response from KIWR, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Wilderness RetreatResponded 3 February 2018

Hi 'AlePerCaso,' Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time spent here with us. We thank you for your understanding in regards to pricing in rural areas such as Kangaroo Island. Please do enjoy...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Disappointed. We had expected much more. The rooms are fine, but a trifle lacking in the basics like tumblers, although wine glasses are supplied. For the type of accommodation we also expected body lotion with the shampoo and conditioner. The maintenance guy had to be...More

1  Thank Margaret B
Response from KIWR, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Wilderness RetreatResponded 3 February 2018

Hi Margaret, Thank you for taking the time to review us. Just a few short points in regards to your review. The tumbler glasses are located in your fridge, you may have glanced over these. Shampoo, conditioner and body wash are all provided and are...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

A 2 day visit to Kangaroo Island staying at the Wilderness retreat on the edge of the national park. Our room was adequate. Dinner and breakfast offered Gluten free options, Dinner was well cooked, breakfast was rather tired. Supplies being an island are of course...More

Thank Philip B
Response from KIWR, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Wilderness RetreatResponded 3 February 2018

Hi 'Philip B,' Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay overall, and despite the couple of things that may be worked on I am still unsure of the validity of a 2 star rating from yourself. Our balconies are...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

The hotel has a great location to visit some of the landmark on the island: remarkable rocks, Admiral Arch, Vivonne bay, Hanson bay... Rooms are communicating for families ! Simple & convenient. Restaurant is offering good breakfast and diner options ( no lunch be aware)...More

3  Thank renaud M
Response from KIWR, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Wilderness RetreatResponded 3 February 2018

Hi 'Renaud M,' Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time spent here with us at the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat. Thank you for the great feedback in regards to the restaurant and the...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017

2 night break on KI during our holiday to Adelaide. Came to KI a few years ago and stayed at American River, this time choose to be nearer the Flinders reserve to save driving in the dark. This hotel is absolutely superb, its right in...More

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US$ 131 - US$ 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 131 - US$ 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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helenove
24 January 2018|
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Response from KIWR | Property representative |
Our Eco Lodge Apartments have cooking facilities; 2 hot plates, a microwave & kettle. And we have a BBQ & microwave available for guests to use.
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PennyLawes
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Response from Sue P | Reviewed this property |
Yes made road all the way.
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"Avoid the view on the parking lot"
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"Recommend the courtyard suites."
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