We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Stranraer Homestead

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Management photos
Stranraer Homestead
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

121 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 105: English reviews
Guilford, Indiana
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

The true feel of Australia staying in a deluxe Bed and Breakfast which is a working sheep farm. All the furnishings are from the original era. Breakfast starts with local home made dishes prepared by Lyn, fresh baked bread and fruit, then if you have room, eggs. You get the choice of dinner selections, all prepared like a gourmet restaurant,... More 

Helpful?
Thank nikonman50
Mississauga
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are so lucky to have been booked into Stranraer Homestead by our travel agent at Down Under Travel. Our hosts ,Lynn and Graham Wheaton, were wonderful. Graham still farms the land that has been in his family for 4 generations. The rooms are huge and beautifully appointed with comfortable beds and beautiful toiletries. We had an ensuite bath with... More 

Helpful?
Thank Wendy F
Level Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kangaroo Island was the finale of my wonderful time in Australia. I planned my tour through Kangaroo Island Odysseys and basically just looked at what they thought was the best and booked that. I traveled solo and stayed for two nights. It was my first time staying in a Bed & Breakfast. Graham picked me up from the airport, as... More 

Helpful?
Thank AlterEgo2571
Penang, Malaysia
Level Contributor
29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we first arrived at Lynn & Graham's house, for a one night stay, first impressions were "this is nice" but once inside, it was WOW!! We we're greeted with a huge wood fire and did we need it after some really cold times on K.I. Our room was huge and beautifully furnished. Lynn greeted us with a choice of... More 

Helpful?
Thank 44bas
Wantage, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
186 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a 1920s homestead on a sheep station lived in by three generations of the Wheadon family. The current owners, Graham and Lynn are delightful and wonderful hosts. Lyn is a superb cook and Graham will take you out on night rides to look for wildlife. The bedrooms are large and very comfortable with all possible details attended to.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Loretta L
Durham, North Carolina
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My wife and I stayed at the Stranraer Homestead for two nights during our recent visit to Kangaroo Island and can only give it our highest recommendation. Not only was the room comfortable, the meals delicious, and the location beautiful & serene, the hosts Lyn and Graham were amazingly gracious and engaging. While Southern Ocean Lodge may give you utmost... More 

Helpful?
Thank Karl B
Andover, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

My husband and I stayed at Stranraer Homestead one night between two days of touring the island. We don't generally gravitate to B and Bs as we like the anonymity of hotels when we're on vacation. However, our travel agent booked us here and we are so glad she/they did. We truly feel as though our stay here enriched our... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Carolyn H
Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England
Level Contributor
648 reviews
105 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 330 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I can't add anything to the previous reviews, other than to say that we stayed there last night during the wettest couple of days in SA history (!) so couldn't do the nocturnal jeep tour as we'd have needed a lifeboat, but the food and convivial company more than made up for it. Breakfast this morning was better than the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Andy-S60
Bologna, Italy
Level Contributor
18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We spent one night at Lyn and Graham wonderful B&B and we couldn't dream something more for our magic stay in Kangaroo Island. The B&B is beautiful, the atmosphere is lovely and Lyn and Graham made our stay even more special with their hospitality, the lofty cooking and the time dedicated to us. The night was magic and the morning... More 

Helpful?
Thank Francesca S
Canberra, Australia
Level Contributor
290 reviews
56 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We had a fabulous stay at the homestead. Lynn and Graham are wonderful hosts. The rooms are very comfortable and the guest lounge is a beautiful space to relax with a roaring fire. We had dinner one night and the food is restaurant quality. We were joined at dinner by the other guests who were a young Italian couple. Graham... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank CorvettePete

32 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (32)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
View from Room (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Other (8)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Kangaroo Island hotels
69.1 km away
Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat
22.8 km away
Mercure Kangaroo Island Lodge
Mercure Kangaroo Island Lodge
#1 of 3 in American River
370 reviews
23.8 km away
Aurora Ozone Hotel
Aurora Ozone Hotel
#2 of 4 in Kingscote
692 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
23.0 km away
Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn
52.2 km away
Sea Dragon Lodge
Sea Dragon Lodge
#1 of 2 in Willoughby
171 reviews
22.6 km away
Wanderers Rest of Kangaroo Island
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Stranraer Homestead

Address: 22 Lades Road | Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Stranraer Homestead 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with TripOnline SA so you can book your Stranraer Homestead reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Stranraer Homestead staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles nikonman50, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You can request a room with an ensuite bath.”
 of 5 bubbles 183wendyf, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles LorettaL421, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Front bedroom had great light and the largest bath”
 of 5 bubbles Delray2002, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“One better than the next!”
 of 5 bubbles wolfpackjr, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay