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Nestled on the beach, this American River hotel is in a regional park and within 25 mi (40 km) of Soldiers Memorial Park, Sealink Ferry Terminal, and Penguin Interpretive Centre. Hope Cottage Museum and Kingscote Tidal Pool are also within 25 mi (40 km).

Hotel Features

Guests at this beach hotel will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area.

Room Amenities

All 38 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and TVs. Showers, phones, and ironing boards are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Mercure Kangaroo Island Lodge provides an outdoor tennis court and a sauna. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This beach hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and gift shops/newsstands. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Beach towels 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference center 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Picnic area 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Restaurant 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Total number of rooms - 38 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Refrigerator  

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Television 
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Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Reflections - This poolside restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Bar - Onsite bar. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

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Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor tennis court, an outdoor pool, and a sauna.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.

No pets or service animals allowed

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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 15 and AUD 24 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 5.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 35 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: AUD 35.00 (one way), (from 3 to 14 years old)
  • Early check-in fee: AUD 50.00
  • Late check-out fee: AUD 65.00
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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