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Mount Gambier, Australia
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

We have driven past many times and also camped nearby at beautiful Parnka Point. Curiosity called, so we went to see what this place was all about and whether we should stay there on our next trip. An awful lot of government money has gone into setting up the infrastructure there. (We also run a bush and beach retreat so... More 

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Den Haag
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2014

This is the most Beautiful and special places one could imagine. Am hesitant to broadcast too loudly for fear that social media will end up spoiling what is a total gem of a place. However as there is little or no advertising for the lodge, I think its worth it to spread some news of our most positive experience. It... More 

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4 Thank barbaraDenHaag
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 January 2014

I, too, read the reviews and admit to a certain degree of trepidation as we drove along the 3k track off the main road. And, on first impression, the lodge main building and the lodges themselves were indeed a little tired looking. But look beyond that, let the scales drop from your eyes, and you will see what has to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2013 via mobile

Welcomed warmly by Margaret when I arrived at 7.30pm on 26/10/13, after riding around Kangaroo Island on the Annual Bike SA tour in the most inclement weather I've experienced in a long time. I relished the space this wonderful place offered. Not least it was a place to dry my tent, take a shower or two, sleep in a bed... More 

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2 Thank Belinda H
Adelaide, Australia
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28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2013

I stayed two nights at the Wilderness Lodge. The cabin was comfortable and warm and I especially liked being able to lay in bed and look at the Coorong through the large windows and glass doors. There was a deck outside and if it had been warmer I would have been outside, but unfortunately it was winter and rainy. It... More 

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Kaniva, Australia
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2013

What I liked best about the accomodation was the location - beautiful view across the lagoon. Many activities like hiking, kayaking, we saw kangaroos and emus. The water in the lagoon was quite low when we were there so we were able to walk across to the ocean beach. Before booking I had read all the other reviews too and... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 July 2013

good people fantastic view over the Coorong river great & friendly service good activities available. Cultural information shared good hot water comfortable place all in all it was a great place to stay (5/5)

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Hetauda, Nepal
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 28 March 2013

The location is ideal for people who like activities at the wilderness. While so many reviewers commented about poor management, we found it was good enough. The manager was quite helpful and since she lived on the same lodge, she was available any time. But as some traveller mentioned the place is a hit and miss, that could have been... More 

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2 Thank Pramod B
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
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Reviewed 30 January 2013

The management could not have been more helpful & friendly. We love the cabin, views, food, people & experience. The bush tucker walk & Camp Coorong museum was a real treat. I feel like I made a friend with management & I hope they feel the same. We went for our 25th wedding anniversary & "Donna" you made it more... More 

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1 Thank Melanie W
singapore
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2013

We spent two nights here in October. As you will gather from previous reviews this place is hit and miss. We got a miss. Booking was difficult - it took a couple of weeks of emails and phone calls via the agent (you cannot book direct) before we could even confirm that our booking had been taken. Given that it... More 

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Additional Information about Coorong Wilderness Lodge

Address: PO Box 294,Princess Hwy | PO Box 294, Meningie, South Australia 5264, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Meningie
Price Range: $2 - $3 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Coorong Wilderness Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Coorong Wilderness Lodge Meningie, South Australia
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“We camped, but the rooms all have fabulous views are look very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles barbaraDenHaag, 15 Apr 2014 | Read review
“There are only a handful of lodges. Each has pretty amazing views. The last one, number six, probably has the best.”
 of 5 bubbles LuanshyaTim, 24 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Each cabin faces the Coorong to take advantage of the wonderful views. It is very quiet and peaceful there.”
  • the winter sky from my cabin
  • morning view of galahs eating outside my room
 of 5 bubbles DebN830, 23 Aug 2013 | Read review
“cabins overlooking the water are great at a reasonable rate”
 of 5 bubbles reviewperson1_13, 6 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Make sure you ask for tea/coffee and milk to take to your room on arrival. Bring binoculars for wildlife viewing.”
 of 5 bubbles choonbe, 7 Apr 2012 | Read review
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