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    Cape Cassini Wilderness Retreat

    16 Hummocky Road | Stokes Bay, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed at Cape Cassini Wilderness Retreat in October 2017 for the best part of a week with our three children, aged 1, 3 & 6. David was a lovely host making us all feel very much at home, providing a delicious daily breakfast and...More

    Thank KatharineGB
    Reviewed 22 September 2017

    We arrived late at night. We had a mini van and manged to negotiate the dirt road ok. We were here for my son's wedding and the retreat had been booked for us by my daughter in law. We weren't to sure of what to...More

    Thank relle61
    Response from ResidentonKI, Owner at Cape Cassini Wilderness RetreatResponded 2 October 2017

    Thank you for your kind comments. The other walks go to our 10 metre waterfall and our two different beach locations all within a kilometre of the Retreat, one a Summer Sandy Beach with a nice swimming access. The other is a wave cut platform...More

    Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

    Cape Cassini Wilderness Retreat was the perfect combination of relaxation and adventure. The accommodation was very comfortable. Plenty of space to stay for weeks. The property has an unspoilt natural coastal environment with walks ranging from easy to a little more effort for the more...More

    Thank JonesTravels1
    Response from ResidentonKI, Owner at Cape Cassini Wilderness RetreatResponded 30 April 2017

    Thank you for your kind comments. I really enjoyed all the activities that we did, too! When you come back, we have lots more for you to do. Perhaps viewing Orchid Gully to spot the orchids, hear the frogs, see the native fish in the...More

    Reviewed 6 December 2016

    David was a very hospitable host and extremely knowledgeable. The entire retreat is self-sufficient and eco-concious. We were a little surprised at the amount of time it took us to reach the retreat from Cape Jervis - about an hour - and we were in...More

    Thank geaton8
    Response from ResidentonKI, Owner at Cape Cassini Wilderness RetreatResponded 10 December 2016

    Our guests were a young honeymoon couple from the US and stayed two nights. They were excited to stay and well in tune with the ethos of the Retreat, the husband a University Professor speaking at conferences in Adelaide before and Melbourne after leaving us....More

    Reviewed 12 November 2015

    This is a very unique B&B which is totally self sufficient for power and water, but the lifestyle here is by no means impoverished. Our host David looked after us very well and accommodated us in well appointed and spacious bedrooms with private ensuites. Access...More

    Thank Tony S
    Response from ResidentonKI, Owner at Cape Cassini Wilderness RetreatResponded 10 December 2016

    Since Tony stayed with us, I have provided a shared three course evening meal for guests of vegetable soup, BBQ chops & sausages or steak ( could also be free range chicken ) with six steamed veg followed by desert of yoghurt, diced fruit and...More

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    "Fantastic views from the 2 balcony rooms. Great for families needing 2 neighbouring rooms (they have an..."
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    "The upstairs ensuites with the views from the balconies was spectacular!!"
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    "There are two north-facing ensuite rooms with balconies designed for couples."
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    "We had 2 rooms. Both same size and with en suite bathrooms. Maybe the one to the right as you go up the..."
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