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Reviewed 23 December 2016

When you book to stay at KI Health Retreat, you're not just paying for a room with a view (and a beautiful one at that). You're investing in just 5 short days with Sue McCarthy that will change your life. I thought I was healthy..... I'm active and eat an organic wholefoods diet.... however I was burnt out, overweight and...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Many things not as advertised on the website. I recommend asking her lots of questions beforehand if you have particular needs - however if my experience is typical, be warned that assurances given didn't translate into being appropriately accommodated at the retreat. I'm not sure why so many people rave about it. There were some good things of course but...

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Shelley C, Guest Relations Manager at Kangaroo Island Health Retreat, responded to this review

Hi, sorry to hear your stay at KIHR was not what you expected. We do try to comprehensively describe the retreat on our website, including a typical day's activities, accommodation, facilities and other guest reviews. However, it is always a unique experience as the detox itself can be quite challenging and different for each guest. The pricing is all-inclusive for...

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 12 January 2016

This is a life-changing experience!! If you really want to change your life, break old habits, and learn about health and nutrition, then Kangaroo Island Health Retreat is the place to go. This is my second visit to KI Health Retreat. I did a Mini-Detox in October and I loved it so much, and found it so beneficial, that I...

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Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

KI Health Retreat is an authenticate health retreat offering a bespoke live-in 5 day fasting programs supervised by Sue. I've learnt so much and feel so much better. Could have stayed for another 5 days and think I will come back soon. Loved ths sauna so much that I went out on Saturday and bought on. And I can't go...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 12 August 2011

I came back to WA after my week stay at KI and was absolutely blown aware. I am 47 years old and thought I knew about nutrition, what you should and shouldn't eat and why. I soon found i did not. Forget the 8 glass of sipping water a day, at KIHR Sues teaches you everything. I went there with...

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9Thank Wendy R
Perth, Western Australia
Reviewed 13 July 2011

I went to Kangaroo Island Health Retreat on the recommendation of my friend who swears by it, and I was not disappointed. Sue provided a thorough, no nonsense but caring approach to getting me back on my feet after complete corporate burn-out. The detox worked; the long walks, yoga and pilates were very beneficial, as was getting a good understanding...

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5Thank Angeltravels88
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 19 June 2011

I found my stay at KIHR to be an enjoyable and valuable experience which left me feeling much healthier and fitter than I arrived. I would highly recommend it.

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perth
Reviewed 15 June 2011

And I feel fantastic.Sue was an absolute inspiration. I had been floundering for a long time and finally feel like I am back on track.The stunning location cannot fail to make a lasting impression. I decided to go to KI after a friend of mine recommended it. She looked so fabulous I just had to go.The rooms were a little...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 March 2011

Having never been to a Health Retreat I wasn't sure what to expect but I loved my time at KIHR, I'm definitely feeling fitter and healthier. The location was beautiful, the exercise was great I really enjoyed the beach walking and yoga, the food was yummy and I loved the massage and facial. I'd definitely recommend it.

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Reviewed 2 March 2011

Kangaroo Island Health Retreat overlooks pristine Emu Bay, which is a great escape from it all. The lodgings are comfortable, not glamorous, so not a pamper retreat. It was hard work for the first couple of days, with heaps of stretching, exercise and caffeine headaches (curse you morning coffee!!) but by the end of the week, I felt rejuvenated, lost...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms

Additional Information about Kangaroo Island Health Retreat

Address: Emu Bay, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island
Price Range: $545 - $1,009 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 31
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“Double room has ensuite. Other rooms have private bathrooms on the other side of the hall. Depends how close you want your facilities.”
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