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    LifeTime Private Retreats

    Rsd 26 North Coast Rd | Kangaroo Island, Kangaroo Island, South Australia SA5223, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good16%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
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    “sky house” (34 reviews)
    “the cliff” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

    We had a number of concerns with this accommodation: We received no instructions prior to check-in. Normally this would not be an issue of the office was actually staffed! You can imagine our stress when we arrived with no idea of where our house was...More

    1  Thank MollyNZ
    Response from Nickhannaford, Owner at LifeTime Private RetreatsResponded 22 November 2015

    Hi MollyNZ, We are very sorry things were not to your (our our) standard during your recent stay with us and I would like to provide the following comments and explanations. As our place is sometimes booked through a 3 party (ie Stayz, Booking.com etc)...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2015

    My daughter and I stayed for 2 nights in early May 2014 in the settler's homestead. It has been totally renovated, was very clean, a delight! We arrived late the first night and had magnificent dinner waiting for us and food for us to make...More

    Thank stephanien336
    Reviewed 20 August 2015

    Skyhouse is amazing, its so secluded and up on a hill overlooking the whole ocean + a lot of beautiful green farm land. Saw heaps of wedgetailed eagles during our stay. Its certainly not easy walking distance to the beach it overlooks but it depends...More

    Thank SB222222222
    Response from Nickhannaford, Owner at LifeTime Private RetreatsResponded 22 November 2015

    Hi, You say some of your comments were trivial issues, but its important to us too that everything is perfect! The young man you talk about has now moved off the island and we now have someone on call who has a better understanding of...More

    Reviewed 9 August 2015

    3 nights in Our trip around Australia. We had sky House. Amazing. You will not see owners there or service. So be prepare they do not clean the House every day. This was a suprise as this is expensive stay. But the rest was great!...More

    Thank Jan L
    Reviewed 21 June 2015

    We originally booked to stay in the Sky House for two nights. At about 8pm on our first night, my partner came rushing in with a pair of tongs chasing after a MOUSE! Being petrified of mice, I scrambled onto the bed, stiff with fear....More

    4  Thank Mary P
    Response from Nickhannaford, Manager at LifeTime Private RetreatsResponded 23 November 2015

    HI, Thanks for your feedback and comments, and yes what you experienced was unacceptable so we have done just what you said - injected some love and care back into the cliff house! In regards to the mice. All our houses are mouse proof but...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$340 - US$602 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • South Australia >
    • Kangaroo Island
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