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    Southern Ocean Lodge

    Hanson Bay Road, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
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    Traveller (542)
    Room & Suite (117)
    Dining (60)
    Overview
    • Excellent91%
    • Very good5%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “southern ocean” (69 reviews)
    “wine cellar” (36 reviews)
    “the cliff” (33 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    151 - 155 of 584 reviews

    Reviewed 3 February 2016

    Really wanted to try this hotel as we are nature freaks but have to say it was a bit of a bore to get to - lost a day of our holidays in airports and transfers but it was SO worth it. Fabulous concept, one...More

    Thank JHollyW
    Reviewed 3 February 2016

    I write this in the context of having visited Saffire Freycinet 4 months ago so cannot help to compare these two lodge of similar offerings in experience - views, service, dining and rates. Southern Ocean lodge has really spectacular views and their rooms are extremely...More

    3  Thank K H
    Response from BaillieLodgesAust, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Ocean LodgeResponded 5 February 2016

    Dear K H, Thank you for the taking the time to write about your recent stay at Southern Ocean Lodge – we’re delighted with the compliments given to the wonderful views and suite décor, our knowledgeable guides and efficient reception team. We’re thrilled to see...More

    Reviewed 28 January 2016

    My #1 stay in the world. Words cannot do this place justice. John and Alison are the best hosts in the world! The people are beyond incredible, the rooms are exquisite. The location of the hotel is insane, perched high on a cliff with the...More

    1  Thank Elockphoto
    Reviewed 25 January 2016

    Where do I start? I have staying at many luxury 5 star hotels/resorts all over the world but when you first walk through the large wooden reception doors I openly said WOW at the breathtaking panaramic views across the southern ocean. We were offered a...More

    2  Thank LondonEmmaLondon
    Reviewed 21 January 2016

    Location, food, service. Southern Ocean Lodge has it all. We've been to SOL five times and would go back tomorrow if we had the chance. From the moment you are greeted on arrival you feel like you belong and almost immediately start to unwind and...More

    1  Thank Russell M
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$1,958 - US$2,687 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • South Australia >
    • Kangaroo Island >
    • Kingscote
    • Also Known As
    • Southern Ocean Hotel Kangaroo Island ,
    • Southern Ocean Lodge Kangaroo Island/Kingscote
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    Traveller (542)
    Room & Suite (117)
    Dining (60)
    Pool & Beach (19)
    Hotel & Grounds (359)
    Bathroom (20)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
    Nearby
    Nearby Restaurants
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    6.15 km away
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    Hannaford & Sachs
    201 reviews
    43.31 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
    344 reviews
    6.16 km away
    Flinders Chase National Park
    1,307 reviews
    11.29 km away
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    467 reviews
    41.95 km away
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    mazzillp
    21 November 2017|
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    Response from coleman22 | Reviewed this property |
    A sturdy pair of shoes is a good idea because snakes sometimes appear unexpectedly on the path.
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    peter w
    4 February 2017|
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    Response from alinga1 | Reviewed this property |
    Cant remember but everything else was. And the prices were really close to retail.
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    Malsywalsy
    6 November 2016|
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    Response from BaillieLodgesAust | Property representative |
    Thank you for your enquiry about young children and Southern Ocean Lodge. The lodge is an intimate space designed to allow all our guests to relax and rejuvenate. As such, and in response to overwhelming guest feedback, we... More
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    "There are several available tiers - we were so happy in the entry level option because the view will take..."
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    "Standard suites do not have a bath"
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    "The Ocean Retreat room was perfection."
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    "all rooms face the sea"
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