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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived a little daunted by the road in but we're soon thrilled with the house which has 3 bedrooms, 1 king, 1 queen and 1 with two single beds. Each has an ensuite. It's a very comfortable house with stunning views of the beach. You are also next door to the amazing Hannafordandsachs restaurant.

Thank Marianne315
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We booked The Sky House for our 3 night stay on Kangaroo Island and loved it. Sadly we hadn't realised quite how remote the property is so our advice would certainly be to take all of your provisions with you. The property sits high up on the hill, surrounded by grazing kangaroos and the Milky Way clearly visible at night...

Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed 1 March 2017

For a romantic escape with the sense of drama and safeness we can recommend the Sky House. It's an adventure to arrive and an adventure to stay cosseted from the elements in the glorious light filled rooms with rammed earth walls and well appointed amenities. The vista is stunning. Their egg shell shaped bath looked out to a paddock with...

Thank altino10
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 21 February 2017

You can't beat that view. Its what you'll tell all your friends about and be posting on social media. It is incredible, and with a wine or KI Spirits gin in hand, its even better. Watching dolphins one morning kept us captivated for hours. The house itself has everything you need and is really comfortable and cosy. Connecting to Hannaford...

Thank BrentosHillios
Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I was here with my sister for a milestone birthday, so I wanted our stay to be extra special. Our stay at LifeTime Private retreats did not disappoint! We stayed at the Settlers Homestead and chose the House and Dining package, which I highly, highly recommend. The refrigerator was stocked with incredible breakfast supplies, including milk, juice, fruit, local yogurt,...

Thank ElaineH94301
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

It was clear that this house was designed as the perfect home away from home for anyone. Incredible views, fantastic layout, fully equipped amenities. Expect nothing but the best - from the mood music in playing in the background as you enter, to the luxurious bed linen, Ligurian honey toiletries, Bosch kitchen equipment, Nectre fireplace ... We stayed at the...

Thank jcdeme
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at Snellings Beach in the Sky House and the Cliff House before and experienced the incredible hospitality of LifeTime Private Retreats. Our most recent stay at the newly built Sheoaks House lived up to our expectations and delivered exceptional quality and value for money. The views from the house are breathtaking and accessible from every vantage point...

Thank alskip2016
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic break at Cliff House - superb location overlooking Snellings Beach. Service from LifeTime Private Retreats impeccable from gourmet catering by Rachel and Sasha to operational assistance with hire vehicles, helicopter transfer etc by Leanne and Nick. The island is a wildlife paradise and a step back in time. We will be back as a whole family in Autumn 2017.

Thank CapecodCardiff
Reviewed 15 August 2016

LifeTime Private Retreat runs four Independent cottages here - Sheoaks, Homestead, Cliff House and Light House. I stayed at Sheoaks during July'2016. We were a group of 8adults and 1 kid. Sheoaks has accommodation for about 8-9 people. It is located at an excellent position near Snellings beach and have very good views of the beach and also the adjoining...

Thank avijit_dey
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 August 2016

My partner and I stayed at the Sky House (Lifetime Private Retreats) in August 2016. It's one of a few Lifetime Private Retreats holiday homes in the area - Snellings Beach. We arrived at the house late on a Saturday evening. It's a long (approx. 1 hour and 45 mins) and somewhat scary drive from Penneshaw to the Sky House...

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Nickhannaford, Owner at LifeTime Private Retreats, responded to this review

Thank you for your valued feedback on the Sky House. As it is very important that we maintain the high level of standard that we are known for, we have acted immediately on your thoughts and observations in the following ways. The rammed earth construction of the building does get a bit weathered and although this is part of the...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An Island paradise where you can choose to stay at one of four Luxury beach villas set on their own stunning coastal Kangaroo Island estates, a place of complete privacy, well away from other guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about LifeTime Private Retreats

Address: Rsd 26 North Coast Rd | Kangaroo Island, Kangaroo Island, South Australia SA5223, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island
Price Range: ₹ 19,788 - ₹ 25,602 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — LifeTime Private Retreats 4.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Sky House all to yourselves”
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altino10, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Accommodation is a whole house- three bedrooms (2 King, one with 2 twins)”
ElaineH94301, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Once the sun has gone down watch a movie in the sunken circular lounge with lots of cushions, it's very 60'S.”
briansC3345YP, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Skyhouse ,great view but quite a walk to the beach.”
imday, 27 Dec 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in settler's homestead - loved it. The sky lodge is the most requested. It is on bluff overlooking ocean and beach”
stephanien336, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
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