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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

With a warm and personal welcome we checked in on this lovely place in the centre of Kangaroo Island. We received some great tips on what to do, a great breakfast and a nice room. Warm recommendations!

Thank Kuddl666
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2016

My Husband booked this B&B mostly based on location. It turns out he made a very wise choice! Given that we only had 2 days to explore all that a Kangaroo Island had to offer the location of this accomodation meant that we could maximize the time we had. KI (as the locals call it) is quite big and the...

Thank Eerampink
Yorkshire, UK
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We stayed a couple of nights at OH in early September 2016 when it was unseasonally cold (12 degrees and only 8 at night) and wet - in fact Adelaide and KI were experiencing floods. Jane was a great host - the most welcoming on our trip so far. The food was delicious (the puddings and cooked breakfasts especially memorable)...

Thank VarnPotts
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stayed just for one night and we were the only guests. Room was spacious, breakfast was delicious. Our host was very friendly and knowledgeable. Parndana is a very small town and the Hotel is the only option for meals and there are no tourist attractions - but a good place to sleep.

Thank Roslyn M
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We visited Kangaroo Island in early April 2016 and chose to stay in Parndana because it is in the centre of the island so we wouldn't have to travel from Peniscola or Kingscote every day. Based on Trip Adviser reports we chose The Open House over the local hotel and other accommodation in Parndana and think we made the right...

Thank ericevans2016
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Best place ever, clean and very cosy. A great host to chat with, drink a glas of wine or get tips. Location on the Island is perfect. Tips are perfect and breakfast is very good. We ja a great stay here for there days and had some very cosy evenings.

Thank AlexMeester
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

The room was large with a good size ensuite and very comfy bed. The common areas are well laid out and spacious. We enjoyed our conversations around the breakfast table with the other guests. Breakfast was tasty and plentiful. Jane was a superb host and provided plenty of local knowledge. Some areas are not quite five star for cleanliness and...

Thank gman2103
Reviewed 13 February 2016

This was our first visit to Kangaroo Island, a self drive trip with 3 days and 2 nights. After looking at the many options for accommodation on the island we decided to go for an option that based us in the centre of the island to try to maximise our time. Our Hostess Jane met us at the door and...

Thank 24travelnow
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed there in the 3 first nights of our trip in kangaroo island. The owner is very lovely and helped us with a lot information of the island and places to visit. The breakfast was generous and the room was confortable for a couple. Parndana is in the middle of KI. Although we didn't have a lot to do...

Thank N L
Kangaroo Island
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Quiet place on Kangaroo island. The host is a woman who always is laughing. She is giving plenty of explanation to her guests, and she can prepare a wonderful breakfast. The bedrooms were nice and good.

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Open House B&B is a traditional style accommodation with four rooms fully ensuited in the heart of Kangaroo Island with easy access to the North and South. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Open House

Address: 70 Smith Street | PO Box 84, Parndana, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island > Parndana
Price Range: £82 - £133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Open House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Just let Jane know your preference and she will sort it out for you. Plenty of options available!”
 of 5 bubbles Eerampink, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all room are good they all face into the main area”
 of 5 bubbles greatdaneAdelaide, 21 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles SizzlingSkies, 9 Apr 2012 | Read review
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