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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the late ferry to Kangaroo Island. As we didn't want to risk driving our rental car at night we decided it would be a good idea to spend the night in Penneshaw. There were few options so we selected the KI Seafront. Our room was out back and was adequate for our needs, however, the beds were not.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Clean and new villa in a fabulous location literally opposite the ocean. The only downside was that our villa couldn't receive wifi and the people at reception had left for the night. We did call the emergency number but they advised that they couldn't do anything so we were without wifi for the night.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

It was a joy to find such a well run well staffed property. After 25 years in remote motel operation myself this property is a 10 out of 10 .. It has its high and low prospects but for an overall package there got it right !!! Villas are so good you can relax and so close to every needed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

We love the space in the 1 bed room villa. It comes with a living room with 2 sofa which can be converted to 2 double bed and a full kitchenette. The bath room is equally spacious. The checked in and out was fast and smooth. We arrived early and our villa is already ready. The villa is clean and... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

The hotel was lovely, housekeeping was done daily and always fresh bedding and towels provided. The second night a tile from the bathroom ceiling appeared to be moved to one side, maybe due to maintenance but wasn't an issue at all. A good selection of restaurants and cafe's minute walk from the hotel, along with the beach. Penneshaw hotel served... More 

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Bethany, South Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Very friendly and helpful staff; clean; serviced daily; great sea views from 'Seafront' rooms; close to everything...esp. Dudley Wines and Sunset Wines, which both have spectacular views from their decks and great wines and platters!!

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Wingham, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

booked through agent 3 for 2 $200 extra night $200 needed another extra night it was only $170 no discount was ever mentioned lady at desk when asked reason was snappy not helpful at all also advertise restaruant on sign etc no t available must go to hotel also owned by same people i understand meals felt were over priced... More 

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seafront49, Manager at Kangaroo Island Seafront, responded to this review

Dear barbandpeter Firstly thank you for choosing to stay at the Kangaroo Island Seafront. We welcome all feedback from our guests both positive and negative as we can use this valuable information to train our staff and improve our business. Regarding the pricing of your stay, the package you booked through your agent was a Stay 3 Pay 2 Package,... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

We stayed for three nights with my brother and his wife. We booked sea view rooms on the ground floor which were quite spacious, clean and well appointed. Nice bathroom and comfortable bed. The staff were polite, helpful and very friendly. Buffet breakfast in the restaurant was very good. Diner was not available in the restaurant but the Penny and... More 

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Campbelltown, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Nice hotel. Old rooms and hotel with a major refurbishment to the facade with some modern aspects in the room. Good shower and bed! Diner not available in the restaurant but the pub and cafes are just up the road. Breakfast in restaurant was good.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

This lovely hotel is only a five minute walk from the ferry, arrived early and as the room was ready we were allowed access at no extra charge. The staff were all polite and friendly. Buffet Breakfast is served from 7am- 9am with cold meats, cheese, fruit, yoghurt, juices, toast,scrambled egg, poached eggs, bacon, mushroom, tomato and baked beans, jams... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Seafront is perfectly situated in Penneshaw - Gateway to Kangaroo Island, and overlooks the magnificent Backstairs Passage. Kangaroo Island is totally unspoilt with white beaches, stunning coastlines and home to an abundance of wildlife. If you're looking for four-star accommodation in an idyllic setting, this is surely the place, located on the Esplanade just 500 metres from the Sealink Ferry Terminal. The Kangaroo Island Seafront has 16 rooms and 12 Villas.....Choose from the 4star Sea Front Rooms with spectacular views and private balcony, 4star Sorrento's rooms located upstairs in the original guest building or the sanctuary of our Deluxe Villas. Bringing the family? Why not stay in one of our 1, 2 or 3 bedroom Villas. FREE WiFi for all our guests ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kangaroo Island Seafront

Address: 49 North Terrace, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island > Penneshaw
Price Range: $105 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kangaroo Island Seafront 4*
Number of rooms: 28
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