Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star motel with restaurant and bar/lounge


Situated in a rural location, this motel is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Flinders Chase National Park and within 12 mi (20 km) of Kelly Hill Conservation Park and Cape du Couedic Lighthouse. Western River Conservation Park and Vivonne Bay Beach are also within 25 mi (40 km).

Property Features

A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a library are available at this motel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a garden, barbecue grills, and gift shops/newsstands are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 33 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus premium bedding and LED TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include hair dryers, safes, and ironing boards.

Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat

1 South Coast Rd Karatta SA 5223

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The motel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This Karatta motel also offers a library, barbecue grills, and gift shops/newsstands. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Total number of rooms - 33 
  • Garden 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Library 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Television in common areas 


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • LED TV 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Nicolas Baudin Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Spa Services

  • Massages 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.
Please arrive before 7:00 PM, as it is hazardous to drive at night due to wildlife on the roads.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 30 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between AUD 5 and AUD 28 per person (approximately)
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 30 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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