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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Awesome place! Very clean spacey cottages, especially for a couple. The owners sent us a detailed road description and were very helpful during our stay. Everything you need can be find in the house though we recommend you spend as much time as possible outside gazing at the amazing view and its cute animals!

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

on arrival heating and tv was on ready for us as well as some local foods and a note about the cottages and surroundings. dont go there if you want nightlife as the only nightlife are kangaroos and possums and stars. be self sufficient as main shops are at Kingscote 60km away. so relaxing sitting on the bench overlooking the... More 

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Thank Paul A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a paradise. The best place to stay in kangaroo island (and one of the most amazing place we've ever seen). Trust me and all the other who left a comment here: do not go in kingscote (nothing special) or anywhere else..Come here and this place will remain in you heart forever! If you don't, just drive to this... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First thing to say is that we did not do our homework very well. Kangaroo Island is much bigger than we had realised. So it was a bit of a surprise when we discovered that Waves and Wildlife Cottages was about 100km from the Penneshaw ferry terminal where we arrived on the island. That however should not be a deterrent... More 

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Halluin, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice cottage , friendly and helpful team,clean , modern, quiet , amazing bay view , and kangaroos and koalas all around . the right place to relax yourself with your family . Independant House very confortable, with kitchen fully equipped , TV , bedroom, bathroom, toilets , etc.. Car is compulsory and You need to bring food with you before... More 

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Waves and Wildlife is definitely off the beaten path, and it takes some extra time to get to most of the island's attractions, but oh, is it worth it!! We arrived with our 2 young boys and were greeted by at least 2 dozen kangaroos.....and on the inside, greeted by nice touches of hospitality----chocolates, bottle of wine, Kangaroo Island HONEY... More 

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Ballarat, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We drove from Melbourne to cape Jarvis with 3 kids loaded in our 4x4 . we caught the ferry to Kangaroo Island and stayed at wildlife cottages. we wernt sure what to expect as we just booked online. But it was the best holiday we have ever had we still talk about it. the only bad part was the ferry... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Stayed here for 4 nights in March 2016 with my wife. It is a remote location, but it provides you with a great view & Kangaroos every night. Cottages have all facilities that you need and look very nice. Nearby is a restaurant. We loved our stay here and will definitely stay here again for our next visit. Very friendly... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We went to KI for a great wildlife experience, and some of the most authentic experiences were on the hotel grounds right outside our door. We spent a full day on the hotel grounds instead of driving elsewhere; wild kangaroos, wedge tail eagles, possums, tammar wallabies, glossy black cockatoo's and koalas chilling out onsite. Can't beat the accommodation - cabins... More 

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Thank Meg J
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

This is such a great place to be if you want to relax and experience a closer relation with nature. During the dusk is very commom to see kangaroos around and I even saw a koala while walking around. They have very confortable cottages, with tv, a complete kitchen and hearter (very important during autumn/winter). A hint, bring food with... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fully self contained one and three bedroom Seaside Cottages on the north coast of Kangaroo Island. If you are planning a holiday to Kangaroo Island, please contact us anytime, Paul has lived here all his life and we are more than happy to help you plan an itinerary to make the most of your stay. Cottages are set on 80 acres bordering Stokes Bay beach and being revegetated, providing sanctuary to abundant wildlife including kangaroos, wallabies, birds, echidnas, and the occasional koala discovering our newly planted gums. Pods of dolphins and resident pelicans are also sighted often at Stokes Bay. Property features· Great swimming beach with safe natural rockpool for children· Central location· Neighbours Lathami National Park – home to the rare Glossy Black Cockatoo· Boatramp – 500 meters away Each Cottage features· Magnificent ocean views· Fully equipped kitchen· Queen beds· Gas heating and Ceiling fans· BBQ· TV, DVD, Video· Phone· DVDs, Toys and Games available ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waves and Wildlife Cottages

Address: 1-8 North Coast Road | Stokes Bay, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island
Amenities:
Kitchenette
Price Range: $91 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waves and Wildlife Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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