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Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We enjoyed this great location so close to Flinders Chase National Park. We stayed in a courtyard suite and accommodations were decent. Wished we had read the info in the room about taking a four minute shower. I don't typically take long showers but part way through rinsing my hair I was left with ice cold water and finally gave...

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KIWR, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat, responded to this review

Hi 'Wanderlust34212,' Thank you for your comment, and for staying with us here at the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us here at the retreat, despite having a few valid points in regards to the hot water and WiFi, which I will go into a bit more detail about below....

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We visited KI to see wildlife. KIWR is on the doorstep to the Flinders Chase National Park. We found the accommodation, food and service to be of consistently high quality without the unnecessary and expensive frills.

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KIWR, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat, responded to this review

Hi Gary, We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us. We can only hope that we get a chance to welcome you back again one day! Warm Regards,

Melbourne
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This place is a good option in the west of the island. A bit pricey but remote so expected. Restaurant quite good, staff friendly and helpful. Restaurant has children's menu (not mentioned on website).

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KIWR, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat, responded to this review

Hi Martin, Thank you for the nice review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us at the Retreat. We hope to get the chance to welcome you back one day! Warm Regards,

Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Yes, it needs updating but room was spacious and spotless. There is almost no accommodation in the incredible far west of KI and so KIWR was only option and was perfectly fine. The staff are lovely, food is priecy like everything on KI but fresh and tasty. The location is everything - wallabies and possums all around, and Flinders CHase...

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Had the chance to have a last minute weekend escape to KI in November & found this last minute. Got an eco lodge room; which had everything I required; just looked a bit tired. I wasn't in there much; but hopefully it's in the budget for the place sometime soon. So lovely to wander around in the evening amongst wallabies...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This hotel is conveniently located just outside the nearby national park so it's a great base for exploring the local hikes and animal life, plus the Remarkable Rocks and Admiral Arch. There were wallabies in the grounds near the restaurant during the evening and we were able to get within a few metres so they were not timid. The restaurant...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Buildings are well integrated in the environment. Rooms could be updated for the price. We had dinner at the restaurant and loved it, it's not cheap but it was great food and elaborated dishes !!! Careful staff is nice but service is slow. We took a take-away picnic, it was good for a reasonable price. Breakfast was really average. After...

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Europe
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This property only has pros: - location: in the middle of the wilderness area with koalas, kangaroos, birds in the area; after a dusk tammar wallabies come to drink from a little pool next to the main building, koalas are everywhere around in the trees; - rooms: nice, spacious, very clean; - staff: very nice, friendly and helpful; - restaurant:...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We stayed in an Eco Lodge room which had holes in the bathroom wall where fittings had been removed and was generally tired and in need of an update. It was spacious enough but we were disappointed. The room also hadn't been cleaned properly before we arrived - in particular the microwave was filthy. It has a great location.

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UK
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We stayed in an eco Lodge room. Perfectly comfortable and acceptable if a little tired, and (like everything else on Kangaroo Island) overpriced. Room had everything you need including WC/shower, a/c, rv and tea/coffee making facilities. Large double bed is two singles pushed together - mind the gap! Setting is glorious, with plenty of woodland walks and just a few...

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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perfectly situated adjacent Flinders Chase National Park a unique mix of eco-friendly facilities, local food and wine and located in the middle of the forrest provide an unforgettable wilderness experience. The idyllic location provides the perfect base for discovering the splendor of Kangaroo Island's natural wonders before returning to the tranquillity of the retreat to enjoy comfortable accommodation in the company of friendly native animals and an amazing array of birdlife. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat

Address: Lot 1 South Coast Road, Flinders Chase, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island > Flinders Chase
Price Range: ₹ 6,575 - ₹ 12,908 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat Hotel Flinders Chase
Hotel Kangaroo Island
Wilderness Retreat Kangaroo Island
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“Worth staying in the courtyard<”
suep654, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room with a porch -- they're bigger and have a view of the wildlife.”
Alexandrasmom817, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pay the extra for a room on the courtyard. Makes it easy to sit on your deck/porch and watch the animals in the evening.”
TravellBuddies, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 1and 2 are close to the reception and you could get the Wifi in your room”
TheTrick70, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Pay more for a nicer room, the eco-lodge rooms are very tired”
Nixxypies, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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