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Island Motel Kingscote

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  • Average23%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

old but clean needs a lot of TLC shower head needs replacing leaks down the wall no fan to remove steam rusty fittings on the wash basin broken legs on bed base one teaspoon one butter knife cheap pillows bed past use by date states...More

Thank goff37
Response from IslandMotelKingscote, General Manager at Island Motel KingscoteResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for your review goff37. We appreciate whatever feedback our guests take the time to write about. Our redevelopment of the motel will start early-2018. Everything will the then be brand new. We, in fact, have 3 BBQ's. 2 of them are in the...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

We had a comfortable room with a spa bath - which was wonderful once I worked out that the taps had been swapped around - once I tried cold instead of hot, there was ample hot water and it was bliss. The motel is very...More

Thank Dona S
Response from IslandMotelKingscote, General Manager at Island Motel KingscoteResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to review our property Dona S. It is always great to hear our motel is appreciated, and that we provided you a comfortable stay. Upon you telling me of the hot water issue with your spa, we...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017

Even though the price was excellent the state of the room was very poor. The bathroom door didn't close properly because it was broken. There was a lot mould on the bathroom ceiling so asthma sufferers stay away. Advertised is a flat screen TV which...More

Thank jasca5
Response from IslandMotelKingscote, General Manager at Island Motel KingscoteResponded 28 October 2017

jasca5, thank you for your review. We appreciate the input of our guest's experience here. Our property here will begin its new development in the upcoming months. So everything will be brand new and of the highest standard that you expect. Our pictures on the...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Not at all what we expected from website pics. Nearly cried when we pulled up. More like dormitories on a bad school camp. Dated appliances & decor. Revolting dirty shower curtain. Felt very deceived!!More

Thank dunnyk8
Response from IslandMotelKingscote, General Manager at Island Motel KingscoteResponded 11 October 2017

dunnyk8, thank you for your review. We appreciate the input of our guest's experience here. Our property here will begin its new development in the upcoming months. So everything will be brand new and of the highest standard that you expect. Our pictures on the...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

The hotel definitely needs refurbishment. Apparently, this is going to happen soon (the large sign on the front even make it look like it is closed and directing you to another place). So, next time/next year, it will be better. In the mean time, it...More

Thank Yves R
Response from IslandMotelKingscote, General Manager at Island Motel KingscoteResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you for your review Yves R. We always do appreciate our guests insights. We are a 3-star motel at budget prices. We accommodate those travellers travelling on tight budgets. Our sign that you refer to highlights to our guests and the public what we...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$61 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$61 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Margaret H
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Response from IslandMotelKingscote | Property representative |
Thank you, it's great to hear from previous managers. We've been here for almost 2 years now and have really been made welcome by the locals and we are now getting lots of referrals, functions and general acceptance. The... More
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"Rooms in the central area overlook the garden and as close to the breakfast area and swimming pool."
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"Food is expensive on Kangaroo Island, take as many provisions as possible."
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"We had an adjourning rooms which was fantastic"
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