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Island Motel Kingscote

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4 Telegraph Rd, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Arrived at 4pm Sunday expecting to stay for 3 nights. No one if office, just a note on door giving my Unit #. Went to room and found musty / cigarettes smell, fridge not working etc. Rang Manager (offsite) and cancelled next two nights. When...More

Thank dave b
Response from IslandMotelKingscote, General Manager at Island Motel KingscoteResponded 9 August 2018

Dave, our office is open from 7am-7pm. Maybe you had a typo when having your rant. By simply turning on a power point, as I showed you, your fridge then worked. As the manager of this establishment, you never rang me. However, you did talk...More

Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Had paid for continental breakfast with our stay. Breakfast room had sign stating open at 7.30am. No one there to open and other guests were like us also waiting. 20 minutes later doors finally opened and couldn’t even get a hot coffee as urn had...More

Thank graysand2016
Response from IslandMotelKingscote, General Manager at Island Motel KingscoteResponded 7 May 2018

Thank you for your review. We appreciate the time and effort you put into advising TripAdvisor breakfast was late. None of our guests pay additional money for continental breakfast like you imply. It is complimentary. We also have the lowest budget room rates in town,...More

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The place is about to be demolished and a new resort built. However the owner still keeps the place clean and tidy despite the obvious age. It is centrally located and within walking distance of sites to see. Was an ideal option as a jump...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Have put this place on my "do not book" list. Maintenance on the room & bathroom was sorely lacking; the carpet was stained, the bathroom tiling missing in places and a lot of mould n the bathroom (the lack of an exhaust fan doesn't help)....More

Thank Non D
Reviewed 27 November 2017

old but clean needs a lot of TLC shower head needs replacing leaks down the wall no fan to remove steam rusty fittings on the wash basin broken legs on bed base one teaspoon one butter knife cheap pillows bed past use by date states...More

Thank goff37
Response from IslandMotelKingscote, General Manager at Island Motel KingscoteResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you for your review goff37. We appreciate whatever feedback our guests take the time to write about. Our redevelopment of the motel will start early-2018. Everything will the then be brand new. We, in fact, have 3 BBQ's. 2 of them are in the...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
USD 78 - USD 124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Island Resort Motel
Also Known As
Island Motel Kingscote Kangaroo Island
Location
Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island > Kingscote
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
USD 78 - USD 124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Island Resort Motel
Also Known As
Island Motel Kingscote Kangaroo Island
Location
Australia > South Australia > Kangaroo Island > Kingscote
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Traveller (18)
Dining (1)
Room & Suite (1)
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Margaret H
19 August 2015|
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Response from IslandMotelKingscote | Property representative |
Thank you, it's great to hear from previous managers. We've been here for almost 2 years now and have really been made welcome by the locals and we are now getting lots of referrals, functions and general acceptance. The... More
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"Stay away . . ."
151daveb151
6 Aug. 2018
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"go elseware"
goff37
27 Nov. 2017
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"Rooms in the central area overlook the garden and as close to the breakfast area and swimming pool."
leahg2014
18 Jan. 2017
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"Food is expensive on Kangaroo Island, take as many provisions as possible."
882gillianl
16 Apr. 2016
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