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Eleanor River Homestead - Kangaroo Island

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“queen bed”(3 reviews)
“the kitchen”(5 reviews)
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 weeks in February, and it was the best bush stay we have had. We never listened to the radio we just sat on the veranda for breakfast, lunch and dinner watching the kangaroos, koalas, birds and echidna’s. The cabin had everything...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent four nights at the Eleanor River Homestead main home, this January, and wished we had stayed longer. This was one of our most favorite places to stay on our month long venture in Australia. We did have some glitches at first, in that...More

Thank heathermci
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Eleanor River whilst on a recent holiday on KI and loved the experience. We found the location to be central for the Island and what we wanted to see and do. We spent 4 days there and saw the majority of the...More

Thank Anton L
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Previous commentaries have set out exactly what you find here, so I won't repeat. The place is isolated. You find it 3 km down a track off an unmade road. It is powered by solar energy so you need to be careful with limited hot...More

Thank CPB-UK
Reviewed 2 April 2017

After driving several kilometres on unsealed Gregors Road we found the signed turnoff. From the turnoff there is a couple more kilometres of dirt track to the cabin (just keep left). From Penneshaw, our GPS took us off the sealed Birchmore Road onto West Highway...More

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Free Parking
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Free Parking
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$160 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$160 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Meital R
12 August 2015|
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Response from eleanorriver | Property representative |
Hi there, Thank you for your question... The answer is no, there is no air conditioning. The reason is twofold, while our summers can get quite hot during the day it generally cools down at night and because we are... More
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"Only one cabin on the property"
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"Not a hotel - a modern self contained cabin on the owner's property"
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"On a windy night, roll up the outside awnings to minimise noise."
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"there is a twin and a double room, but you have the place to yourself!"
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