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Millpond

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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Welcome to Millpond Having just undergone extensive renovations, Millpond is a modern, 3 -bedroom, 2 - bathroom house overlooking spectacular views to the mainland. The house sleeps 8 adults comfortably. Two bedrooms have Queen-sized beds and the third bedroom has two sets of bunk beds. Large sliding doors and windows in living areas and the master bedroom open to provide sensational views of beautiful Hog Bay, Penneshaw beach and the Australian mainland. Millpond is just 25 meters to a clean white sandy beach, which is ideal for families and water activities. A spacious deck and barbeque facilities allows for casual relaxation or entertaining and a fully equipped bespoke kitchen ensures you have everything you need at your fingertips. Open plan living with modern appliances and furn...Welcome to Millpond Having just undergone extensive renovations, Millpond is a modern, 3 -bedroom, 2 - bathroom house overlooking spectacular views to the mainland. The house sleeps 8 adults comfortably. Two bedrooms have Queen-sized beds and the third bedroom has two sets of bunk beds. Large sliding doors and windows in living areas and the master bedroom open to provide sensational views of beautiful Hog Bay, Penneshaw beach and the Australian mainland. Millpond is just 25 meters to a clean white sandy beach, which is ideal for families and water activities. A spacious deck and barbeque facilities allows for casual relaxation or entertaining and a fully equipped bespoke kitchen ensures you have everything you need at your fingertips. Open plan living with modern appliances and furnishings and 2 modern bathrooms makes for a comfortable stay. Perfect for one or two families. We're pleased to announce that we now offer free WI-FI throughout the home to keep you connected during your stay. A well maintained garden with outside fish cleaning facilitates and plenty of parking for cars and boats makes Millpond an ideal setting for the anglers amongst you. An efficient potbelly wood heater and cosy ambiance also makes Millpond a perfect retreat in the cooler months.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Eddie C
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2015
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Reviewed 30 August 2021

Wow, what a pick! Great views, perfect home, super impressive hosts. We were kept so informed leading up to our visit. The home has everything (absolutely everything) you need. It is superbly decorated and super comfortable. Most importantly, it's incredibly clean! Couldn't recommend it highly...More

Date of stay: August 2021
Thank Robyn C
Reviewed 10 January 2021

Millpond was nothing but amazing. This beautiful beach house had everything and more we needed for our stay. The view is spectacular. Communication from Eddie and Rhonda was fantastic. Highly recommend and we will definitely be back.

Date of stay: December 2020
Thank KellyB1372
Eddie C, VR Owner at Millpond, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2021

Dear Kelly, Thank you for your wonderful review of our holiday home we are very pleased that you found Millpond to your liking and we hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards, Eddie and Rhonda Crouch.

Reviewed 2 November 2020

What a fantastic place to stay when on KI! We stayed at Millpond for a week. It was very clean and fresh! Every room was well appointed with every conceivable need provided for! The kitchen cupboards had so much equipment of every shape and size,...More

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank Wander02352074009
FrequentFlier574419, VR Owner at Millpond, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2020

Dear Geoffrey, Thank you very much for your wonderful review of our holiday home, we are very pleased that you found Millpond to your liking. You were a great guest and we hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards, Eddie and Rhonda...More

Reviewed 6 September 2020 via mobile

Beautiful modern and stylish home with even better uninterrupted views of the ocean. Equipped with absolutely everything a family needs for a holiday exploring KI. Comfy lounges and beds, all linen provided, hot showers, kitchen appliances etc for easy home cooking, plenty of wood supplied...More

Date of stay: September 2020
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FrequentFlier574419, VR Owner at Millpond, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2020

Dear Jessica, Thank you very much for your wonderful review of our holiday holiday, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay in our holiday home and that you found Millpond to your liking. We are very grateful that you chose our holiday home...More

Reviewed 6 August 2020

We had a wonderful holiday at this beautiful house. Looking out at the ocean, is so relaxing. Amazing sunsets, dolphins and seals close to shore. We had a real treat with seeing a mother and baby whale in the bay.The house has comfortable beds and...More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank Discover67726528809
FrequentFlier574419, VR Owner at Millpond, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2020

Dear Debbie, Thank you very much for your wonderful review of our holiday holiday, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that you found Millpond to your liking. You were very lucky to see a couple of Whales in the bay along...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2020

Middle winter. So good. Just the loveliest place. Peaceful. Views a knockout. House so well equipped. Thought of everything. Thanks EddieMore

Date of stay: August 2020
1  Thank gtw123
FrequentFlier574419, VR Owner at Millpond, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2020

Dear Guy, Thank you for your fantastic review of our holiday home, we are very pleased that you found Millpond to your liking. We would like to thank you again for choosing Millpond for your stay on Kangaroo Island and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 10 March 2020

Millpond is an incredible stay. First class amenities in not to be beaten location. The owners of this rental have done out of their way to ensure a cosy and terrific experience. Don’t go past the Millpond.More

Date of stay: March 2020
Thank Milton1973
FrequentFlier574419, VR Owner at Millpond, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2020

Dear Anthony, Thank you for your wonderful review of our holiday home, we are very pleased that you found Millpond to your liking. Thank for choosing Millpond for your stay on Kangaroo Island and we hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 14 January 2020

We loved our time here and on the Island. We were there when the fires were on but we found it didn't really hinder what we wanted to do as we would travel out of Penneshaw each day to find hidden gems rather than all...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank Shaun J
FrequentFlier574419, VR Owner at Millpond, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2020

Dear Shaun, Thank you for your wonderful review of our holiday home, we are very pleased that you found Millpond to your liking. We were also very pleased that you supported us and the Kangaroo Island community during the dreadful bush fires that engulfed the...More

Reviewed 11 January 2020

Millpond is everything and more. Inside has been very tastefully decorated, homely and so comfortable. Kitchen very well equipped with quality appliances. View is amazing, out door hot & cold shower so appreciated after a day at the beach with kids. Everything has been thought...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank Tmmlb
FrequentFlier574419, VR Owner at Millpond, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2020

Dear Michelle, Thank you for your wonderful review of our holiday home, we are very pleased that you chose Millpond for your stay on Kangaroo Island and that you felt safe and secure in Penneshaw during the current bush fires. You were great guests and...More

Reviewed 29 December 2019

We booked millpond after researching where might be an easy to drive to place on KI that would be suitable with our 20 month old. We tossed up staying somewhere busier like Kingscote, but I can tell you we absolutely made the right decision to...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank jenyeefa
FrequentFlier574419, VR Owner at Millpond, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2020

Dear Jen, Thank you for your wonderful review of our holiday home, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay in Millpond and that you found it to your liking. Thank you for recommending Millpond to your friends and we also hope to see...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Ceiling Fans
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Microwave
Ocean Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Corporate Bookings
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Situated in the pretty seaside village of Penneshaw, Millpond overlooks Backstairs Passage and faces mainland South Australia. Either winter or summer, Millpond provides an ideal holiday location. 25mts from a pristine beach and minutes walk to local shops, ferry terminal, Sealink offices (bookings for island tours), local attractions (penguin tours, golf course, Christmas Cove boat launching facilities, restaurants) and resident fairy penguins and wallabies. Local wineries, stunning beaches and other attractions are easily accessible from here.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Millpond

Millpond is able to accommodate up to 8 guests. See all property details.

Millpond has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Millpond has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Millpond must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.