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Kangaroo Island Seaview Motel

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Spectacular sea views of course! Convenient town centre location, yet quiet and tranquil as one way street keeps traffic away. Tidal swimming pool right across the road, loan beach towels from reception. Free BBQ facilites - Free WiFi Package room with Ferry travel bookings for a discount - no prepayment required! Staff are locals who can help with island knowledge and advice - 20 years experience. Accommodation to suit all budgets. Guesthouse (stone building) has shared bathroom facilities, but private bedroom have hand basins. Motel rooms have ensuite, upgrade to larger suite or apartment for just $20. NEW! Holiday House is close by in Osmond St, refurbished, modern kitchen & bathroom, 3 bedrooms, separate lounge, room for the whole family including private fenced gardens.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free Internet
Airport transportation
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
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Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Centrally Located
Great View
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Stayed 5 nights. Older style motel but clean and lovely location. We stayed in a room with great ocean views. Room complete with kitchen sink so could have breakfast and wash up. Friendly welcoming staff. Great stay. Thankyou. Cheers to friendly cleaning staff as well.
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The first motel built on Kangaroo Island and is in a perfect spot overlooking the ocean and jetties. also a beautiful sea fed swimming pool. Great walks along the beach. The walls were a bit thin but the room was excellent.
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We stayed in the 2 bedroom apartment (Mathew Flinders) for 4 nights in Feb 2019. This apartment is the only upstairs unit and had great views of the ocean from the main bedroom, lounge room and balcony. Very peaceful and quiet as you don't have any neighbours. Decor is dated but
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Don't let the pictures fool you. This motel is stuck in the 50's and priced higher than quality RACV. There is nothing I would recommend about this motel. The motel is a reflection on the total experience of Kangaroo Island, which is worth about 2 hours at the most, not 2
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We stayed one night at the Seaview motel in Kingscote. It is about 45 minutes from the ferry terminal and ideally located right on the seafront (close to where the pelicans hope to be fed, but aren't any more!). Right in front is the town's 50m square natural sea swimming pool
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"Upstairs apartment has no neighbours - nice and quiet."
"All motel rooms seemed equal."
"All front rooms have a sea view"
"Can't say. We had one on the road side and there was no traffic noise."
"Wouldn't recommend"
$71 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
kangaroo island seaview hotel
AustraliaSouth AustraliaKangaroo IslandKingscote
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