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Stranraer Homestead

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

The highlight of our 2-day visit to Kangaroo Island. Lyn and Graham are the perfect hosts, warm, welcoming, proud to share the heritage of their remarkable property. Lyn's breakfasts and dinners are to die for and are the perfect beginning and conclusion to days touring Kangaroo Island.

Thank Russell A
Sammamish, Washington
Reviewed 24 February 2017

My wife and I stayed at the Stranraer Homestead for 2 nights. We had a marvelous time. We don't normal stay in Bed and Breakfast type places so we were a little apprehensive, but Lyn and Graham quickly put us at ease. They made us feel at home. We had incredible meals, all prepared by Lyn and very entertaining conversations....

Thank thofheins
High Wycombe, England
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

As part of our overnight trip to Kangaroo Island with Exceptional Kangaroo Island (see separate five star review) we stayed at Lyn and Graham's delightful home. This is a lovely house, wonderfully decorated and furnished throughout, with our bedroom and bathroom delightful. Our dinner and our breakfast were superb - so well prepared and presented by Lyn who obviously loves...

Thank malawi40
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Wonderful stay here on a working sheep station - Lyn and Graham went out of their way for us. Lyn's food was truly excellent - cuisine standard (go on a mini diet before you go there!!) and Graham was informative and delighted in showing us around his land. We saw kangaroos and possums and a wonderful night sky with him....

Thank Pamela J
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We were lucky enough to stay here on our two days/one night trip to the South Island, thanks to our tour organiser who knows that we love to include a homestay if possible. This was certainly as good as any that we've visited previously across the world. Lynne & Graham were the perfect hosts and have a beautiful home which...

Thank GrumpsDC
Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Lynne and Graham are the prefect hosts and do everything they can to make your stay a lovely experience. Lynne is a great cook and the food we had was always delicious and well presented along with local wine. The property is beautifully restored, there is interesting information about previous generations of the family who have worked the farm. Our...

Thank 433eileenw
Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

This house has been in the family for over 100 years. They have farmed the land also as long. The bedrooms are spacious and comfortable with private bathrooms and little touches of days gone by in photographs, watercolors and music. In the hall hang oilskin coats and a tiny schoolboy's woolen jacket from the owner's childhood. The lady of the...

Thank Karen R
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Top marks out of everywhere we stayed on our trip through southern Australia. The house itself is fabulous. The bedrooms are very grand, like sleeping in Grandma's Feather Bed! It's the hospitality that makes the place though. Lynn's cooking is superb and the night-time "safari" around the farm with Graham produced the best wildlife sightings of the trip. The whole...

1Thank Richard B
Guilford, Indiana
Reviewed 25 November 2016

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,...

Thank nikonman50
Reviewed 24 November 2016

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...

Thank Wendy F

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Address: 22 Lades Rd, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island > Kingscote
Hotel Class:4 star — Stranraer Homestead 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“All rooms are great”
nikonman50, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You can request a room with an ensuite bath.”
183wendyf, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent”
LorettaL421, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Front bedroom had great light and the largest bath”
Delray2002, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
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