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Hanson Bay Cabins

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Overview
476 Hanson Bay Rd, Karatta, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

My husband and I picked one the of the upgraded cabins (Cygnet). Stunning view and lovely, spacious cabin - clean, large, modern and had everything we needed (including a log fire as it was cold and wet when we stayed there). Really worth a visit...More

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Response from jlou-12, Owner at Hanson Bay CabinsResponded 22 August 2018

Thanks for visiting. Winter is the best season for viewing wildlife and watching the wild southern ocean. Also winter is high season for echidna mating and by mid August the koala mating season is just starting. We can deliver meals to your fridge with advanced...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

I am staying at one of the updated cabins and it is wonderful. Hate to let you in on the secret . It is winter and the nightly storms and water over the road pale into insignificance actually adds to he sense of adventure. The...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

Absolutely exquisite location with floor to ceiling views of the ocean almost everywhere you look (you even have a great view from the toilet). We stayed in one of the modern cabins (Stormy Petrel) had everything you need (just stock up on food and wine...More

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Response from KANGAROOS10, Manager at Hanson Bay CabinsResponded 20 July 2018

Hello Ladies! Thank you for your review, and you are absolutely right 3 days is not enough. We are so pleased you enjoy our beautiful part of the world as much as we do. The views from our cabins are just like our wildlife here...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018

Stayed three nights here and wish we could have stayed longer, the view was amazing as was the seclude feel, direct beach access and really got the wilderness feel. No tv no phone it was great. Had everything we needed and then some due to...More

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Response from KANGAROOS10, Manager at Hanson Bay CabinsResponded 22 June 2018

Thank you so much for your review! We love it when guests really enjoy the cabins and the "No Connection" atmosphere and create an inner connection! Come back anytime.

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed 4 nights in one of the newer cabins. Huge picture windows overlooking the most incredible view of Hanson Bay and beyond. Cabin was very comfortable with lovely white kitchen and bathroom, with 1 bedroom and fireplace. We shared a wall with the next...More

Thank Lisa G
Response from jlou-12, Owner at Hanson Bay CabinsResponded 14 May 2018

Lisa Thankyou for taking the time to write such a detailed review. I am so glad that you got to spend 4 nights and that you took advantage of access to the sanctuary multiple times. As you point out there is a lot to see...More

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About
Description
We are pleased to offer you a choice of six self-contained beach side cabins for your next holiday at beautiful Hanson Bay on Kangaroo Island. Each log cabin features picture windows and spectacular ocean More views of the rugged coast and Southern Ocean. The Hanson Bay cabins overlook the pristine beach and sparkling waters of Hanson Bay. They are ideally positioned to capture the wonderful cooling sea breezes during summer, while the slow combustion wood fire ensures that your are warm and snug during the cooler months. Four of the self contained holiday cabins contain two bedrooms, a bathroom, and open plan kitchen and living areas.Two Cabins are one bedroom and fully self contained. Each cabin features slate floors, electric oven/cooker, refrigerator and a shared laundry. Fully equipped kitchen and full linen are supplied. The main bedroom features a queen bed and built-in robes. The second bedroom is equipped with two single beds. An extra single bed, cot and high chair are available if required. There is also a BBQ (barbecue) and a deck area available. Birds during the day and abundant wildlife at night make this a very popular holiday destination for nature lovers. Hanson Bay is also a fantastic location for swimming, fishing, snorkeling, canoeing, bushwalking or just relaxing. Bring your swimming gear, fishing rods, bicycles and comfortable walking shoes to make the most of your escape to Hanson Bay. There are also plenty of fascinating places to visit nearby. A short drive from the Hanson Bay Holiday Cabins will take you to Kelly Hill Caves, Flinders Chase National Park, Remarkable Rocks, Admirals Arch and Platypus Walks. Those staying in the cabins receive free access to our Koala Walk - as well as a discounted entry fees to our Nocturnal Walks. Hanson Bay Sanctuary now has its new visitor centre and cafe, At the Koala Walk, 7km from the cabins (yes, its a large property!) we are open for food, drinks, coffee, souvenirs or just a chat from 8am until 6pm in Spring and Summer and 9am until 5pm in Autumn and Winter.We also sell bread and milk, and regularly organise provisions for visiting guests by prior arrangement. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$132 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island > Karatta
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$132 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island > Karatta
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Questions & Answers
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Sherylapple
21 March 2016|
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Response from KANGAROOS10 | Property representative |
There is no AC. They do not need it. In summer there is always a breeze off the ocean. Each cabin has a highly efficient wood burning heater for winter.
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modgirl_jazz
29 December 2015|
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Response from KANGAROOS10 | Property representative |
Stormy Petrel and Cygnet (both built in 2015) are the most popular. However all 6 have the same view.
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nj8133
1 June 2015|
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Response from KANGAROOS10 | Property representative |
There are 2 cafes and a restaurant (bookings essential) within 10-15 minutes drive.
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Room Tips
"Go for one of the updated cabins - Cygnet or Stormy Petrel"
Heke1010
19 Aug 2018
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"we had the basic cabin which was great, fitted the rustic log cabin atmosphere it tried to create"
bnorbury
21 May 2018
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"Choose one of the two new units. Definitly visit the wilderness center.. full of koalas."
visitorfromquebec
19 Apr 2018
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"The rooms closest to the cliffs and sea are preferred."
pakk711
2 Feb 2018
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