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Southern Ocean Lodge

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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good5%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great room”(57 reviews)
“wine cellar”(37 reviews)
“the cliff”(34 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 January 2016

The resort is very isolated and private, and has the usual fantastic Baillie Lodge design of walking into a incredible foyer/bar area/restaurant which looks out into the ocean. The web site pictures are very accurate so are a great reference. The beach in the distance...More

2  Thank Chumblybum
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Hands down the best travel experience we've ever had. From the friendly Mercedes pick up at the airport to the "welcome home" greeting to the stunning views and room, gourmet meals, environmental sustainability... how can all this fit into one sentence?! Traveling with my wife...More

3  Thank jeff m
Reviewed 7 January 2016

This lodge exceeded my expectations. The rooms are very modern and spacious, all have an uninterrupted ocean view. Staff are first class and a tailor made programme of activities were arranged when we arrived. Loved all the wildlife tours and the outstanding scenery. The food...More

1  Thank AitchHW
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Stayed just before Christmas for four days. Location isolated and spectacular - room looked directly over the ocean and I was able to watch the sun rise from my bed. Every single meal was spectacular in appearance and taste - as good as any 3...More

Thank LindyTay
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Day 1: Arrival and Koala Night Safari We flew from LAX on Virgin Australia, switching planes in Brisbane, and continuing on to Adelaide (about 2 more hours from Brisbane). Kangaroo Island is one more short flight (20 minutes) from Adelaide. Given the limited number of...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 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
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Price range
US$2,017 - US$2,670 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$2,017 - US$2,670 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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grneyedamazon
6 February 2018|
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Response from LisaKnoxville | Reviewed this property |
I am thinking it will be ideal. Like September in the US, but you might want to ask them directly.
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villagesq
31 January 2018|
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Response from Eli B | Reviewed this property |
Reptilian repugnance is a no-need- to-worry reality here at the lodge and its surrounding area. Aussie snakes and lizards are more of a photo shoot opportunity than a meet& greet happening. We always wear hicking boots when... More
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mazzillp
21 November 2017|
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Response from Eli B | Reviewed this property |
Be realistic in your assessment. Gentle strol..sneakers... a hard climb in the scrub...sturdier boots or shoes.
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"All rooms have fantastic views"
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"If you have problems walking ask for one nearer to the lounge. Its quite a walk to the lower number suites."
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"Room 5 is lovely and near the boardwalk to the beach"
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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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