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    Wanderers Rest of Kangaroo Island

    Lot 2, Bayview Road | American River, American River, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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          • Excellent73%
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          Reviewed 3 days ago

          I arrived late at 5pm after a main road closure - Reception had closed but the kind owners, Steve and Kim, left a note for me w/a key to my room. Kim dropped by moments later, just to ensure I was OK. Seeing Kim's friendly...More

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          Response from wanderersrest, Owner at Wanderers Rest of Kangaroo Island

          Thank you for your kind words Jason, we try in all situations to make sure our guests are comfortable and happy.

          Reviewed 30 March 2017

          We spent 2 nights at Wanderers Rest and loved the nice and warm atmosphere in the hotel. Kim and Steve are the perfect hosts, helping with good recommendations and any other challenge; we had a flat tyre and they checked our spare tyre and called...More

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          Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

          We stayed four nights and had a wonderful time. The food in the restaurant is excellent. Both dinner and breakfast-so healthy and tasty with generous servings. The room outlook is so relaxing. Rooms are older but perfectly clean. The hosts are welcoming and helpful.

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          Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

          Great stay! Quiet relaxing area, comfortable and clean bedroom, delicious food (with use of local produce) and lovely and caring hosts. The view from the deck is amazing. Plenty of birds and wallabies to observe.

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          Reviewed 5 January 2017

          We stayed for two nights at this delightful family run guest house. The outstanding aspect of our stay was the warm and generous welcome and hosting by the family owners. Great food and good wines, of course, great sea views from the dining room, comfortable...More

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          Mercure Kangaroo Island Lodge
          408 reviews
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          • US$109 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
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          • Kangaroo Island >
          • American River
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          • Wanderers Rest Of Kangaroo Island American River
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          What is the price range at the restaurant?
          3 October 2015|
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          Response from wanderersrest | Property representative |
          Hello, the prce range for the restaurant is 15-18 $ for entrees 24- 36 for main meal, deserts 12-18 $ we have seafood platters on request, we like to think our meals are of a high standard cooking with fresh ingrediants and... More
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