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Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn

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7 Cygnet Road, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia (Formerly Comfort Inn Wisteria Lodge)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had three nights recently at this motel and found everything most comfortable. We had Unit 20 which afforded us a great view out over the water with delightful sunsets and even better sun rises. The staff were efficient and we liked the fact that when we got back from an outing our room had been serviced and everything had... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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72 hotel reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Seaside Inn for two nights at the beginning of our five night stay on KI. The owner was very obliging and our room was spacious, comfortable and spotlessly clean. The location overlooking the Bay was lovely and also very quiet. We requested an upstairs room which was conveniently accessed by a ramp. We also enjoyed the... More 

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Motel_Manager_2015, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review with us here at the Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed you stay here with no complaints, found the staff friendly and obliging and enjoyed our substantial continental breakfast make up with fresh local product. We are glad you found our rooms to be... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely and comfortable room. The room was nice and clean. Also rather large. The view was out to the sea was great. The hotel is conveniently located in Kingscote. I would recommend flying into Kangaroo Island from Adelaide. You can then rent a car from Kingscote airport and drive to the city in 15 short minutes. The room was very... More 

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Motel_Manager_2015, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review on our hotel! We are very glad you enjoyed your stay in our spacious clean rooms with the ‘awesome sea views’ Located just outside Kingscote (about 5-10 minute walk) we are lucky to have a quiet, central location just across the road from the ocean. We also offer a lovely continental breakfast made up... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff were helpful and friendly. Very comfortable room at a reasonable price, good location. Enjoyed our dinner on Friday night. This is a good basic motel, clean, comfortable well priced and we would stay again and recommend it to others

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Motel_Manager_2015, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review on the Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn. We are glad you enjoyed your stay here with us and are happy you found the staff to be helpful and friendly as we pride ourselves on giving the best customer service possible. We are a mid-range country style hotel, with large, clean rooms, good prices and lovely... More 

Piedmont, Italy
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights in this hotel during our trip to kangaroo island. It is a very clean and comfortable hotel, with a great view on the ocean. The staff is very warm and polite. We enjoyed and lot our stay there!

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Alexander S, General Manager at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking to time to review the Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn. We are glad you enjoyed our 'clean and comfortable hotel' with great ocean views. Our staff are always ready to lend a hand or share information about the town and we are happy you found the service to be satisfactory. Hope to see you again on your... More 

Adelaide, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel was better than I expected, woke up with unbeatable sea view, really beautiful stars full of sky in the evening. Reception provided very good information on the dining in Kingscote and places to see around it. Only the toilet and air condition were a bit noisy considering the night at the sea side was really quiet and peaceful.

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Alexander S, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a kind review of our hotel. We are a mid range family style hotel with unbeatable sea views and our friendly staff are loaded with information and tips about getting around the Island. We hope, should you visit again you choose to spend your time relaxing at the Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn. More 

Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Great service, clean rooms with generous size, great bed, polite staff, unsurpassed view across the bay, we have just spent 5 days in paradise. The restaurant has a good continental breakfast. The evening meal there was really great. Even the water tastes good on the island, so much to do, everywhere we visited was so friendly we are committed to... More 

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Alexander S, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review on the Seaside Inn Kangaroo Island. We are very glad you found our little island to be paradise, and would love to have you back again. As you found on your stay we have nice large, clean rooms with free WIFI and a 10 minute walk to the shops. Our staff are dedicated to... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We had a lovely stay. We got good information at check-in. The laundry came in handy. My only suggestion would be that the lighting was a little wimpy. Not good for reading in bed, but we just wanted to sleep.

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Thank you for taking the time to post a review on the Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn. We are glad you had a lovely stay with us, our staff always put in that little bit extra to assure you have a great stay with us. We have a fully functioning laundry on site as well as free WIFI in all of... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Nice and clean room, customer service at reception was pretty ordinary though. Close to the beach, easy access to the main street and restaurants. We didn't try their restaurant due to limited opening hours

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Alexander S, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for registering a review with the Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn. We are glad you enjoyed the ‘nice and clean room’ and found our location desirable, However we are sorry to hear you found the customer service disappointing as we pride ourselves on our friendly, country-style service here. On a whole note we are happy you enjoyed your stay... More 

Spring, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We were a group of 25 and Chris took wonderful care of us. We had a delicious meal in the evening and a great breakfast in the morning. The view from my room was of the ocean and I even had a whirlpool tub in my bathroom. The hotel was clean and the staff was excellent.

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Alexander S, Front Office Manager at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay here at the Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, Our kitchen staff will be glad to know you enjoyed your meals. All of our rooms here have great ocean views and our staff aspire to make your time here as welcoming and comfortable as possible. We hope to see... More 

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