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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 13 August 2014

We stayed here in July for 3 nights at the deluxe one-bedroom apartment. The unit is clean, spacious and well-equipped. Every night we cooked our big dinner. Free wifi is available which is good. The host is very friendly and gave us good suggestions on driving routes. We drove on the unsealed roads to the south coast with our conventional...

2Thank Anita L
ficifolia, Owner at Ficifolia Lodge Kangaroo Island, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, much appreciated. Sue

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 June 2014

We stayed here in June based on the comments on TA and in particular the location and level of comfort. I spent a lot of time researching and reading traveller comments before I booked our accommodation. Don't be fooled by previous comments, these are fibreboard units heated/cooled by reverse cycle units that are extremely noisy (TV had to be turned...

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ficifolia, Owner at Ficifolia Lodge Kangaroo Island, responded to this review

Sounds like you did not enjoy your holiday to Kangaroo Island at all. However, based on our Trip Advisor ratings of 9 out of 10 I think we must be doing something right.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 May 2014

We spent only one night here in the Ficifolia Lodge, and we wished we'd booked all three nights to stay here. This was the best accommodation we stayed in on Kangaroo Island and can't recommend it highly enough. Base yourself here for the duration of your stay - it is central enough that you can travel to any part of...

1Thank Alaine B
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Our four nights here were the highlight of three weeks in Australia, and Sue's welcome and advice could not be bettered - an example to all in her business. This fantastic island is what we visualised Australia to be - fabulous wildlife, many red dirt roads (with hardly any traffic!) and wonderful, varied scenery and beaches. It's also larger than...

1Thank Andy J
Graz, Austria
Reviewed 12 February 2014

This place is great! Very friendly staff, nice rooms, clean, good service. Sue took a lot of time giving us advice on what to do in the area - very friendly!! Good WiFi. Supermarket next door. Very central - you can do all the trips on Kangaroo Island from there.

2Thank Thomas113
St. Gallen, Switzerland
Reviewed 23 November 2013

We have just returned from a great trip to Australia. One of our highlights was Kangaroo Island, where we spent a couple of days to get the special feel of this lovely island and hopefully see lots of animals. We decided to book Ficifolia Lodge in Parndana, which lies more or less in the middle of K.I. Ficifolia is a...

1Thank Ernst S
Federal Way, Washington
Reviewed 20 November 2013

Everything seemed to have been recently updated. The large bathroom was modern and had up to date fixtures. The kitchen was well equipped and the table seated 6, ideal for a family. With only 2 of us, we only used the bedroom with the king sized bed but the other bedroom had 3 single beds, one bunk and one single....

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Reviewed 6 October 2013 via mobile

An excellent lodge with friendly host. Self contained with excellent facilities. Centrally located in kangaroo island makes it a perfect location if you want to see all attractions in kangaroo island from west to East and North to south. I highly recommend this lodge if you are thinking of travelling to kangaroo island.

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 16 May 2013

We chose Ficifolia because of its central location on the island and because the photos made it look comfortable. It was everything and a bit more that we expected. Sue was just wonderful. She is so friendly and cheery. She mapped out our day for us so we wouldn't miss anything which was good. The units are a real home...

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ficifolia, Owner at Ficifolia Lodge Kangaroo Island, responded to this review

Hello Barry, thanks you so much for taking the time to review our property. We are so pleased that our services met your expectations. Your comments are appreciated and we hope you visit us again when you next travel to Kangaroo Island. Regards Sue.

Wangaratta, Australia
Reviewed 10 April 2013

Ideally located in the center of Kangaroo Island, this place is a gem. These are self-contained units and are well-furnished and very comfortable. The host was wonderful and very helpful to us.We were extremely pleased with our stay and highly recommend this accomodation.

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ficifolia, Owner at Ficifolia Lodge Kangaroo Island, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property through Trip Advisor. Your experience which has now been published. Your valued comments go along way to encouraging potential new customers to our business during their visit to Kangaroo Island. Being a very small business, your review has contributed in a positive way to our market efforts, and we thank...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quality modern, self-contained, accommodation with all the comforts of home, supported by our highly regarded personalised service. Centrally located in the township of Parndana, you are best positioned to visit all of the Island's key attractions. Ficifolia Lodge is a unique small owner operated business independently managed. We take great care in the presentation of our property so you can relax knowing we have already thought of everything you need for a comfortable stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ficifolia Lodge Kangaroo Island

Address: 45 Cook St, Parndana, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island > Parndana
Price Range: $144 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ficifolia Lodge Kangaroo Island 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“We stayed in room Number 1 which was excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles 499frank, 27 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We had a family apartment (number 1) which was great”
 of 5 bubbles laurence_baillie, 3 May 2015 | Read review
“All units would be the same.”
 of 5 bubbles RayF590, 11 Apr 2015 | Read review
“there are only about 4-5 rooms, so not sure on what the others were like, we had the one near the cabana”
 of 5 bubbles rubyjaz, 16 Mar 2015 | Read review
“There are only 4 chalets - doubt any are worse than the other - the chalets consist of 2 bedrooms, (1 double 1 twin) shower room and lounge kitchen.”
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