Pros: Loved the koalas - huge drawcard for the caravan park.
Cons: A bit poky and dim, but we were still comfortable.
Pros: Facilities are great, we spotted a number of koalas and kangaroos near our cabin!
Pros: There are Kangaroos in the property
Pros: Caravan park is located close to the park visitor centre. Chalet is good size. Good layout and veranda. No road traffic noise
Cons: The only fault if you could call it a fault was the floor was a bit dusty and the TV remote played up. The manager soon sorted that out
Pros: Kind of caravan but big and with all facilities needed. Nice wildlife sorrundings. Found 4 koalas on the self guide koala tour around the campsite.
Pros: Ah the serenity
Pros: Very conformtable
Pros: The small house has everything we need. We did a bit cooking and the bed is comfortable. There are kangaroos and wallabies hopping outside of the house too. There is a koala walk near the reception ...
Cons: A bit expensive. But we get what we paid.
Pros: The place to be to see kangaroos and Koalas directly on the campground!
Pros: Great quiet location looking onto the bush with birds and kangaroos at the door step. Wonderful hosts you looked after us very well. Property was immaculate with everything you could need. Relaxing ...
Pros: The farm setting and yet the bush surrounds, The quiet was great Listening to the birds was peaceful Sindy the owner was very helpful and accommodating.. Offering a form of mobile connection to ...
Cons: Sand gets into everything.. and you do have to watch those sneeky mosquitos
Pros: Great bush setting. Lovely views from the front and back of cabin. The kitchen has everything you need to prepare a meal. The cabin was so clean and comfortable. Sindy, the host was welcoming and ...
Cons: The road signage could be clearer rather than stating 'accommodation'.
Pros: Amazing living experience will come back and recommend to other friends
Pros: Liked that it was on the farm. Pitch black at night which meant star gazing was amazing. And the wildlife at night is great, they were everywhere!!
Pros: Units (total of 2) were separate cabins in bush setting. Beds were very comfortable and cabins were nicely appointed. Very quiet.
Cons: Some people may find the location somewhat isolated ( but that appealed to us). Nearest restaurant is a 15 minute drive.
Pros: Great place for people who wants to have some farm life experience. Close incounter with wildlifes . Close to the chase national park and seal bay . Rooms are clean . Excellent for retreat!
Pros: location is just amazing. bungalow is very well equipped and was perfectly clean Don't forget your bottle of wine and enjoy the Sunset while cooking with the bbq.
Cons: just nothing
Pros: 1) Very secluded and quiet location (away from the main road). 2) Large cabin with kitchenette, dining area, two bedrooms, sitting area (sofa, A/C, TV & DVD player) and outdoor sitting area. 3...
Cons: 1) Shower head: it was permanently fixed, not possible to adjust in any way. 2) We had a faulty fridge for the first night, but it was dealt with quickly on the next day by the owner. 3) No free WiFi.
Pros: Room was large and spacious, and the bed was extremely comfortable. It was great having the restaurant, that served local fresh food.
Cons: Maintenance of the room could have been improved.
Pros: Generally the on site restaurant breakfasts and dinners were great. The location is really wilderness. Wild life visit you
Cons: The lamb dinner was rubbish (literally throw away cuts) tough
Pros: The bush setting was wonderful & the discount for locals was great. Restaurant was superb & staff very friendly.
Cons: Not being able to park the car closer to the room.
Pros: Dinners were beautiful, high quality. Location just next to national park is wonderful. Nice walks from lodge
Pros: Great nature around the lodge Friendly staff Wallabies and possums being fed at centre of campus Good restaurant for breakfast and dinner
Cons: Maybe overall a little bit pricey, but I would still book there again and also recommend to friends
Pros: Good quality food - close to National park Attractions. Hard to justify the room charge.
Cons: King bed (great size) consisted of two mattresses of differing hardness, resulting in a ridge in a hard ridge in the middle of the bed. May as well been sleeping in separate singles for the night.
Pros: Close to nature
Cons: The restaurant breakfast
Pros: We loved this place. The staff were fabulous especially Nature and the Canadian girl( sorry I have forgotten her name). We thought the breakfast was excellent with lovely fresh food. Dinner was ok ...
Cons: The housekeeping was a little wanting. We had no milk the first night and had to ask for Body Wash the next night. But that's all.
Pros: The reception had so much info about the animals and the parcs. The whole location and interior is beautiful and at night there was a wallaby just outside our porch and several more in the garden. We ...
Cons: The prices at this side of the island are awfully high
Pros: The location is the best if you want to watch sunset at Remarkable Rocks, wildlife next to your room, very tranquil and peaceful spot
Cons: no internet in the room, only analogue TV, no reception, but it is about nature sure you can survive one day without it ;)
When visiting Karatta, Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat is a great choice to consider. Guests can indulge in massages, and Nicolas Baudin Restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. A bar/lounge and a garden are other highlights, and rooms offer LED TVs and refrigerators.
Pros: Perfect accommodation for a holiday retreat off the grid. No television, no phone reception, just peace and quiet. Pack a good book, board games and enjoy warm nights by the fire. So much to explore ...
Cons: We did not pack enough food, there are very few facilities this side of KI so be prepared and bring plenty of food and drinks with you.
Pros: The property is close to a beautiful beach and other scenic points of the island. The host is very helpful and considerate.
Cons: The price is comparatively high.
Pros: The view and location was fabulous
Cons: The smell of mice was very very strong. The building is poorly constructed with many gaps they can enter. I assume 2 new rooms do not have this issue?
Pros: the view down onto the beach and coastline from the verandah was just simply awesome...listening and watching the waves crash over the outer reef then wash up onto the shore was nothing short of ...
Cons: shoulda brought the aerogard or some citronella candles to keep the mozzies at bay!..
Pros: Location was amazing if you like to be just surrounded by nature. Incredible view with a great balcony to have dinner to enjoy it.
Cons: Cabins were a little basic and the shower pressure could have been a little better. Overall the cabins were good. From the pictures I expected a little more.
Pros: Immaculate, view was second to none, perfect place for rest and recharge, loved that there was no TV. Property had been upgraded since photos. Staff were friendly and helpful. Swam with dolphins...
Cons: The veranda door wouldn't lock, but no one was around, so it wasn't an issue.
Pros: Cooking facilities were excellent. Closeness to the Flinders Chase NP. Amazing view and clear swimming beach. Hansons Bay Wildlife Park allowed access to their koala and wallaby sanctuary as often as ...
Cons: Location, views!
Pros: The view was amazing & the unit clean & comfy.Beautiful
Pros: The views from the cabin were spectacular, particularly with the arrival of a pod of dolphins one morning. Lovely clean beaches within walking distance, good for walking, swimming, fishing. The food ...
Cons: Shower pressure was low and hot water took a long time to come through. Bedside lamps not good for reading.
Pros: Location is good but what is the benefit of being close to the national park if you are sleeping in a dirty hole??
Cons: Dirty, unwelcoming, cold and damp place. We paid $190 for something as basic and uncomfortable as an hostel. We travelled with a toddler and in-laws and wanted a room with four bedrooms. Booking.com ...
Cons: Everything. Bed was impossibly uncomfortable and insect ridden. Floor of cabin was filthy as were bed sheets. Shower head needed CLR and had no pressure. Appalling venue!
Pros: Rustic atmosphere
Cons: Farm workers having fire outside during total fire ban & throwing wooden pallet on it to make 2m high flames in 30kph wind Nuts!
Pros: I loved how peaceful the environment was and how the cabins were far from each other, providing the ultimate getaway experience.
Cons: The bathrooms were far from the room, that would be the only inconvenience
Pros: The hosts were amazingly welcoming. They helped with things to do, meal planning, and treated me essentially as part of their family. Everything about the accommodation was wonderful!
Pros: the location and friendly staff
Cons: not any shop and grocery around.
Pros: The area was great
Cons: New stoves and BBQ needed
Pros: Lovely remote location
Pros: Such a great place to stay - we have seen koalas, wallabies, kangaroos, possum. Loved the wildlife. Was nice to talk to other travelers while ssitting around the camp fire.
Cons: an additional bbq could be useful because we had to wait with making our food after the others, which was a little annoying.
Pros: Clean, basic facilities. Pleasant view from toilet and shower onto tropical plants in grey water system.