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Charlie Bates Cottage

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  • Excellent20%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor40%
  • Terrible0%
8 Jun 2017
“Relaxing sunsets”
22 May 2016
“Disappointed ”
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Free Parking
Beachfront
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Breakfast included
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed June 8, 2017

Comfortable self contained accommodation. Has everything you need, apart from Wi-Fi. Close enough to walk into town or just a five minute drive. Great views over Backstairs Passage to the mainland. Sit and watch the ferries come and go. A great place to watch the...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We were really looking forward staying here at the start of our week on Kangaroo Island. I think it's fair to say that what is represented on the website is not what we found. Its one thing to be historic but that shouldn't mean that...More

Thank karren61
Response from Nadia T, Owner at Charlie Bates CottageResponded May 26, 2016

Hi Karren, I am sorry you did not enjoy your stay at the cottage, I was surprised to read on Tripadvisor that you left after the first night as you didn't notify us that you were unhappy with the accommodation at all. The cottage is...More

Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

They've got a new cleaner. After reading some of the poor reviews below we contacted the owners to clarify the poor reviews and were advised that they'd changed cleaners and it was all ok now. So we booked in for 3 nights and loved it....More

Thank OceanMantra
Response from Nadia T, Owner at Charlie Bates CottageResponded May 26, 2016

It was so lovely to read your review after your original concerns, I am so happy you had a wonderful stay at the cottage and enjoyed your time on Kangaroo Island. Thank you so much and we hope to see you back in the future!...More

Reviewed February 9, 2016

My boyfriend and I stayed at the cottage for 4 nights and loved it. We loved it for its simplicity and old world charm and that it was . A highlight was using the open fire and claw foot bath every night, as well as...More

Thank Grace_Tom
Response from Nadia T, Owner at Charlie Bates CottageResponded May 26, 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely review Grace and Tom. It's a true joy to hear other people enjoy the cottage as much as we do, I never have a better night sleep than I do in the main bedroom. I apologize for the...More

Reviewed January 26, 2015

This cottage has a convenient location 3 mins drive from Penneshaw ferry terminal. The bedrooms are very small, but the biggest problem we had was with the way it was prepared for our arrival. We were in shock when we discovered sand and gravel on...More

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