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Stranraer Homestead

22 Lades Road | Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
wymanz2go Miami, Florida
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Miami, Florida
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our three nights here, staying as part of a package that included two full days of touring, seeing kangaroos, koalas, wallabies and sea lions, plus many bird species. Lyn and Graham are gracious hosts, and both dinners and breakfasts were extraordinary. And one night Graham took us on a night drive on the farm. Our third day was... More

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New York City, New York, Usa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our three day stay at the Stranraer Homestead was one of the highlights of our 8 week journey. From the time we were picked up at the airport by Dale from Exceptional Kangaroo Island to the time Dale dropped us off three full days later, we were fed gourmet breakfasts and dinners by Lyn, given private tours and great information... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This B and B serves delicious home cooked breakfasts and evening meals. Heritage accommodation was clean and comfortable. Good to talk to other guests at meal times and an evening safari to see the local wildlife comes as part of the stay. Owners clearly love what they do and are experienced hosts who will provide all the information you need... More

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Portage MI
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78 reviews 78 reviews
25 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Wonderful people, in a wonderful setting, topped with great food. This is absolutely one of the best places we've stayed. The history of the building and the family that owns it was very interesting. Unfortuneately the weather was lousy while we were there, so we didn't get a tour of the farm. Our room was large, and decorated with antiques.... More

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Weobley
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

These splendid hosts in their delightful home made us feel very welcome. Not only was our room perfect, but the food was excellent. Don't even think of not talking up the dinner option as Lyn is a great cook. She is so great, I bought the book!

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sevenoaks
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

This is in a wonderful rural position. As you drive in the first thing you notice is the Stranraer Cricket Club. Yes they have their own cricket club and Botham has played there! The house itself feels very historic and our room had everything you could wish for. Dinner was served round the lovely dining table with fantastic Australian wines.... More

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Singapore
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42 reviews 42 reviews
34 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

The reviews are all so good that you wonder if they are genuine, but I am totally confident that they are. This is a superb, comfortable house, full of character, professionally run but friendly. Every detail imaginable is attended to. The website suggests dinner is optional or by arrangement. In practice there's nowhere else to go unless you are going... More

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Corona del Mar, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

If you are visiting Kangaroo Island, don't miss staying at Stranraer, It is just magic - the place gets into your soul. The photo on their web site DOES NOT do this place justice. It is beautiful and charming. Your hosts, Lyn and Graham, are remarkable people who make you feel like part of their family. The food is divine... More

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new jersey
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

We stayed three nights with Lyn and Graham in their lovely, beautifully decorated home. Upon arriving in the evening after dinner time, Lyn prepared a filling, delicious, tray of home made goodies, and hot tea in front of a roaring fireplace---most welcome as we never had a chance to eat beforehand. Our entire stay was perfect from day one! Graham... More

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Rochester, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

My visit to Kangaroo Island on 12 October - 14 October was enhanced with my stay at a 5 star Bed & Breakfast - Stranraer Homestead. Lynne and Graham could not have been more hospitable or more accommodating! As someone traveling alone, it was a treat to be provided 5 star treatment in my accommodations/ meals and to partake in... More

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Address: 22 Lades Road | Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island
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Ranked #1 of 18 B&Bs / Inns in Kangaroo Island
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