Widely regarded as Australia’s Galapagos and home to abundant native wildlife and spectacular natural beauty, Kangaroo Island sits a mere 15km from the shores of mainland South Australia. The Islands prolific wildlife includes kangaroos, koalas, seals and sea lions, echidnas and a variety of birdlife, all reveling in this zoo without fences.
Perched on a dramatic cliff top above the wild Southern Ocean, the Lodge comprises 21 luxe suites, each with breathtaking coastal panoramas. Featuring an environmentally sensitive design, the spacious suites embody the highest level of design integrity. All suites feature lavish King beds, sunken lounge, dramatic glass walled bathroom and outdoor terrace with occasional seating and daybed. Other features include walk-in robe, complimentary room bar, optional climate control, heated floors, wireless internet, music system, premium amenities, safe and telephone. Bathrobes, slippers, hairdryer and backpacks are provided along with twice daily housekeeping and signature evening turndown service.
Restaurant & Bar
A spectacular sweeping panorama of Hanson Bay provides a dramatic backdrop for savoring contemporary Australian cuisine, showcasing the freshest island and local seasonal produce. A convivial open bar and walk-in cellar highlight premium South Australian wines and beers. Rates include full gourmet breakfast, light lunch, 4-course dinner with inspired daily menu, selected alcoholic and all non-alcoholic beverages.
The Great Room
The design pinnacle of the Lodge, the Great Room features floor to ceiling glass windows with full frontal panoramas and a sumptuous array of lounge choices. Outdoor seating areas and a heated wet-edge plunge pool invite total immersion in the pristine surroundings.
A serene and private place to escape, read a book, watch a movie, enjoy a nature presentation or challenge a friend to a board game! Featuring a comprehensive reference library, interpretive display, movie and game library and the lounge can also be used for intimate meetings and events.
Experiences & Adventures
Southern Ocean Lodge offers guests a complete Kangaroo Island experience. With exceptional guided adventures and experiences included in the nightly tariff, all guests will enjoy a personalized experiential touring itinerary of the Islands unique natural attractions. A range of signature activities are offered daily allowing guests to encounter rich and varied wildlife, indulge in world-class food and wine and discover the Island's unique natural attractions. Rates include exceptional guided experiences and adventures.
Housed in its own stunning pavilion, the Southern Spa is an intimate and private oasis of calm set amongst coastal drama. A signature spa menu offers a range of Litya rejuvenation and relaxation treatments, inspired by the Aboriginal dreamtime.