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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2014 via mobile

We were able enjoy the views from the balcony during the day and the moonlight nights! The room was spacious and well appointed. The nearby hotel provided us with hearty meals in the evenings. All of the Staff were very friendly and helpful. We will be pleased to stay there in the future. Charlie and Barb from WA

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 March 2014

This hotel was fantastic, lovely Seafront room with great views from the balcony. Spacious room and very clean. Staff were friendly. Enjoyed our 2 night stay very much. Breakfast was included and had great views from the breakfast room

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 14 March 2014

We stayed two nights in Garden Villa 20 which is closest to the pool. We loved our tropical little cabin and the extra space the villa afforded. We did have trouble with the air conditioning not working reliably, but after giving it a firm smack it would usually start up again. The screen doors were great for letting in fresh...

1Thank TruthIsThat
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 March 2014

We stayed a night at the Penneshaw hotel and were very pleasantly surprised. Just up the hill from the Sealink Ferry Terminal, the view from our room, overlooking the water, was just beautiful. The bed was comfortable, and the bathroom, while not glamorous, was very functional. Staff at the hotel were friendly and helpful. We appreciated being in a small...

Thank Foodiespy99
Reviewed 15 February 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights in a garden villa. When we came our room was filled with mosquitos. The fan in the bathroom was extremly noisy. It was advertised to have a spa, but when we asked reception she said no, like we would be stupid to even ask. The tennis court that was also advertised was half a...

2Thank Sara O
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 February 2014 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in this motel. The good points - our room faces the ocean and the motel is up the room from the ferry terminal. The bad points far outweigh the good - the air conditioning did not cool the room and it was so loud we had to turn it off. We tried the ceiling fan but...

5Thank Tweedie888
seafront49, Manager at Kangaroo Island Seafront, responded to this review

Dear Tweedie888, I regret that your stay was less than satisfactory. We apologize for the inconvenience. For us, having our amenities working correctly are a priority as we would like our hotel to be comfortable for our guests. Once again, we are sorry for the issues. We thank you for the feedback that will help us in improving our service...

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 29 January 2014

Tidy, secure, and breakfast included. Comfy stay with a great location, and kids love the swimming pool. Overall a great place to spend the night in Penneshaw. I look forward to staying here again next time I visit KI.

2Thank Shan J
seafront49, Manager at Kangaroo Island Seafront, responded to this review

Dear Shan, Thankyou for taking the time to review your stay with us at the Kangaroo Island Seafront on Trip Advisor. We are pleased you and your family enjoyed your stay and our amenities at the hotel. Next time your planning a trip to KI please let us know so we can be of every assistance to make your next...

Reviewed 28 January 2014

We staid over new year, the rooms were clean, comfortable and with good amenities, nothing fancy but it's just what we needed. We even lingered in the hotel rooms emoting because of heavy rain and it was all good, even lots of channels on the TV. Breakfast was also nice, not a great choose, but everything was good, particularly the...

1Thank AJ W
seafront49, Manager at Kangaroo Island Seafront, responded to this review

Dear AJ W Thank you so much for your lovely comments and taking the time to share your thoughts. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay and we would love to welcome you back again. Kind regards Corinne Houchin

Reviewed 25 January 2014

It's about a 200m walk from the ferry terminal. If necessary I believe they will collect you. A pleasant enough room with a sea view, fridge, and free wifi, and a helpful reception. They don't do food any more, just breakfast, which was good. There is a small fish shop nearby which has a good reputation, and you can either...

2Thank John E
seafront49, Manager at Kangaroo Island Seafront, responded to this review

Dear Juan Thankyou for choosing to stay at the Kangaroo Island Seafront. It was pleasing to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us and had a great time touring around the Island taking in some of the spectacular scenery and culinary delights the Island has to offer. Kind Regards, Management

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2014 via mobile

Our fave hotel so far on this trip. It is great to see a hotel furnished and decorated with taste. Bedding beautiful. Lovely tropical gardens. It is not opposite ferry like some reviews say but maybe 100 m up the road and you can't see the terminal, only the boats going back and forth. Staff so friendly and will organise...

1Thank annabanannake
seafront49, Manager at Kangaroo Island Seafront, responded to this review

Dear Anna, IThankyou for staying at Kangaroo Island Seafront. It was good to read your room was above your expectations. We trust you had enjoyable time on Kangaroo Island. We look forward to seeing you again at Kangaroo Island Seafront. Kind Regards Management

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Seafront is perfectly situated in Penneshaw - Gateway to Kangaroo Island, and overlooks the magnificent Backstairs Passage. Kangaroo Island is totally unspoilt with white beaches, stunning coastlines and home to an abundance of wildlife. If you're looking for four-star accommodation in an idyllic setting, this is surely the place, located on the Esplanade just 500 metres from the Sealink Ferry Terminal. The Kangaroo Island Seafront has 16 rooms and 12 Villas.....Choose from the 4star Sea Front Rooms with spectacular views and private balcony, 4star Sorrento's rooms located upstairs in the original guest building or the sanctuary of our Deluxe Villas. Bringing the family? Why not stay in one of our 1, 2 or 3 bedroom Villas. FREE WiFi for all our guests ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kangaroo Island Seafront

Address: 49 North Tce, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island > Penneshaw
Price Range: €108 - €169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kangaroo Island Seafront 4*
Number of rooms: 28
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“Upstairs Sorrento's Rooms have a nice view.”
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