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Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Ok first of all there are surely much worse places to stay in and remote lodges tend to be a bit pricy on general. Let's start with the positive things. The location is great. 10 minutes drive to flinders Chase national park and even around the hotel some nice walls with the opportunity to spot wildlife. Very very nice staff....

3Thank GuenterD1980
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Everything was fantastic - from the great emails organising accommodation, venue facilities, 3 course dinner for 30, staff, breakfast - there was nothing we could fault. The food for the dinner was amazing - could have been a gourmet meal in a city restaurant. The staff were very polite, helpful and happy. All 30 of us would love to return.

Thank Claire S
Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The retreat is a good place to stay when visiting Flinders Chase for the first time. The rooms are spacious, clean and comfortable, although the air con in ours was pretty noisy. Staff were friendly & helpful and good provided service The restaurant is quiet good with a small but good menu at night, mind you there is no where...

Thank Tony W
Sunbury, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2016

KIWR is almost literally the only place to stay (and quite literally the only place to get a decent breakfast and evening meal) on the western end of Kangaroo Island. It's fortunate then that there are at least two standards of accommodation to choose from and that (in our case) the "Courtyard Suites" are very very comfortable and highly recommended....

Thank Robert H
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stayed here for two nights recently and were happy with the accommodation. KIWR is located just outside the Flinders Chase NP so very handy to see all the sites there. It is set in natural bushland and is pretty remote, so it's handy that there's an onsite restaurant - which is good because it's not safe to drive a...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Stayed there for one night, was a very quiet and relaxing place. Rooms are very nice and clean. What we liked a lt were the Wallabies and Koalas which you can see around when its getting dark. You can borrow a torch from the reception and discover the animals around. The Wallabies come very close to your door as you...

1Thank TheTrick70
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 September 2016

My boyfriend and I spent 2 nights at KI Wilderness Lodge after buying a Groupon Voucher, which made our stay a bargain. We were in an eco lodge room which is their most basic room. The room was clean which is the most important thing, with the bedding and towels being spotless. The room is a old and could do...

Thank Nixxypies
Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

It's location is close to the best part of Flinders Chase National Park. The parks visitor center is about 20 minutes away by car, and the Admirals Arch is about 35 minutes away. The retreats restaurant has a good menu, and the food is excellent. The rooms are rustic and adequate, but the staff are helpful and friendly. In the...

2Thank funseeker003
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The staff were so lovely, the room very comfortable, the restaurant food delicious and the whole atmosphere just calm and quiet. I would happily recommend the retreat for anyone wanting to visit the gorgeous natural treasures in and around Flinders chase national park

Thank Viv461
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This was the perfect blend of comfort, adequate luxury and an immersion in the unspoilt beauty of Flinders Chase. We were impressed by the friendly staff who modelled respect for the environment. The location was perfect with stunning walks within easy reach, all the rooms facing a natural courtyard for visitors to enjoy, even the resident wallabies and possums to...

2Thank Lyn L

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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: $136 - $269 (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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Also Known As:
Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat Hotel Flinders Chase
Hotel Kangaroo Island
Wilderness Retreat Kangaroo Island
Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat Australia
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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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