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Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn - CLOSED

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Certificate of Excellence2015 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$7 - $21
CUISINES
International, European, Australian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Reviewed April 10, 2017

my wife was looking for some decent seafood . She originally ordered Barramundi but the chef said it had not arrived but he had some Kingfish that had come in that day from Port Lincoln. It was cooked to perfection and topped off with an...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Bevan G
Motel_Manager_2015, Owner at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2017

Hi Bevan, Glad you enjoyed your meal and took the time to give us a review. Unfortunately we are not operating the Friday & Saturday nights any more as it was too difficult for a small restaurant like us to compete with larger dining options...More

Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Average motel good position near sea. Bathroom needs updating, don't enjoy fighting with a shower curtain. Dinner on our first night was ok, entree salt & pepper squid over cooked, main steak & veg eye fillet good. Garden needs a little love. Handy to have...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Julie H
Reviewed March 28, 2017

My daughter and I just visited Kangaroo Island for the weekend. The staff was very nice and helpful. Alex, went out of his way to offer suggestions of the day and connected us with a great nocturnal tour. I would highly recommend the accommodations!

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank dymullen
Reviewed March 11, 2017

While on Kangaroo Island an agent had booked us at the Seaside Inn. Driving thru the small port town of Kingscote we greeted by Chris (owner) who not just checks us but kindly explains the restaurant is closed for dinner. He also tells us that...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Thomas320
Motel_Manager_2015, Owner at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2017

Hi Thomas, Thanks for the great review and we were more than happy to help you get into town for dinner since you were off the bus without a car. I'm glad you enjoyed your room and found it roomy. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed February 19, 2017

I knew this motel was outside the main town but booked it as it stated 'Complimentary transfers to & from the main street of Kingscote Sunday to Thursday nights.' When I checked in the guy said it was only available to bus tour groups!!!! We...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank adelaidian2017
Motel_Manager_2015, Owner at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2017

As I explained to you at the front desk we transfer guests who do not have a car into the town center which is 1km or a 10min walk form the KI Seaside Inn. This is mainly for people off tour buses who may be...More

Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Just loved this place! Such a gem.. our waitress Carmen was friendly and considerate. One of the first things she said to myself and my husband was 'just relax and enjoy'... could she sense we were a bit frazzled from the day in the car...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank elizabethsV3467PO
Reviewed October 18, 2016

We popped in for dinner on a Sunday night. Staying at a different motel was no problem. The food and service is fabulous and friendly. The potato gratin is TO DIE FOR.More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Melissa W
Motel_Manager_2015, Owner at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2016

Hi Melissa, Thanks for taking time to give us this great review. We get many people come to our restaurant from other properties which we wear as a badge of honor. The Chef spends a lot of time preparing his wonderful food and the potato...More

Reviewed April 20, 2016

The food on offer will not disappoint, in a cozy restaurant with rewarding sea views. A menu offering variety of produce shows the confidence the kitchen exudes. It appears to be strongly supported by 'locals' which is your quality guarantee. The service is skilled and...More

Date of visit: April 2016
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Motel_Manager_2015, Owner at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2016

Thank you for that positive and thoughtful review. We take great pride in the food we serve and the way it is served so its pleasing to hear that you enjoyed those things. We have a great following with the locals and we agree that...More

Reviewed March 31, 2016

Great little Motel. Free Wi-Fi (why can't the big hotel chains do this). The meal we had for dinner was a fillet steak (on special) which was sensational.

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank Bryan035
Motel_Manager_2015, Owner at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2016

Thanks for the great review. Our steak night runs every Friday night and is very popular with locals and visitors alike. We pride ourselves on serving the very best fillet steak you can find at just $15 plus sides. Regards, Alex

Reviewed March 19, 2016

Great service and meals. Desserts were a stand out and not to be missed. Highly recommend and our best meal during our stay on KI.

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank chenri_409422
Motel_Manager_2015, Owner at Kangaroo Island Seaside Inn, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2016

We agree that the home-made desserts are special and not to be missed. Glad you enjoyed your dining experience and glad to hear it ranked as your best meal on the island. Regards, Alex

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