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Ficifolia Lodge Kangaroo Island

3.5 of 5 Lodge   |   45 Cook St, Parndana, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore
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102 reviews 102 reviews
11 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ficifolia Lodge is located in Parndana, which is in turn centrally located in the heart of Kangaroo Island, making it a great and convenient place to base yourself when making trips to various parts of the island. We got the accommodation as a package along with the ferry tickets, so the rates were cheaper, and there was the added benefit... More

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Hong Kong Region, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

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... More

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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. More

Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 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... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 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... More

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Graz, Austria
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 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.

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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 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... More

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Federal Way, Washington
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51 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 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.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 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... More

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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. More

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Address: 45 Cook St, Parndana, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island > Parndana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ficifolia Lodge Kangaroo Island 3.5*
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Centrally located on Kangaroo Island @ Parndana, Ficifolia Lodge offers comfortable & modern accommodation, apartment style, to suit all types of travellers, ranging from singles, couples, families & small groups. The accommodation is well equipped with modern facilities, set in a peaceful garden setting located in a small farming township. Onsite facilities, Internet access, BBQ, undercover private parking & laundry facilities. Conveniently located in Kangaroo Island's heartland allows you to maximize your travelling time. ... more   less 
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