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Melbourne, Australia
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31 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Coodlie Park was a great place place to stay for $10 a night bush camping. There are many private areas fashioned into several cul-de-sacs, all with an elevated, roofed platform for swags and your own fire place. The camp kitchen was really interesting, made with recycled timbers from the water front-all covered in shells and barnacles, running water, plenty of... More 

Thank Lysia M
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We found the accomodation 2 hours before we arrived. The owners were really friendly and helpful. The cabin was clean with a full kitchen. The bed was really comfy and had a good view out to the stars. We would have loved to have stayed an extra night but we had to get back to Adelaide after a long weekend... More 

Thank ChloeYoung91
Adelaide, Australia
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129 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed 3 glorious days and nights.... For $10 night, it is a bush camp..... Didn't need to shower and the toilet was adequate for the isolated bush surroundings and the cheap cost. We drove to Venus Bay, to the Talia Caves and to the private beach. All quiet and enjoyable. If passing we would certainly stay again.

Thank Lynette W
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Coodlie Park was a great place to stay. This is a 3000 (approximately) station on the Eyre Peninsula and the camp ground is about 1 kilometer from the homestead. It has no power but the camp facilities and toilet are unique. It's very quiet but very picturesque with trees and grass. Access to Cape Labatt where there is a colony... More 

Thank Colin M
Shepparton, Australia
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Only stayed one night but its a top spot! Discovered it in a camps book, cost $10 per vehicle per night [worth it]. Was made welcome by Hassie, didn't have time to explore beach or surrounds. Found a good position in the camping area and was able to source wood for a fire. Don't be put off by the faded... More 

Thank Alec J
Port Broughton, South Australia, Australia
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30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Just past Venus Bay we decided to stay at Coodlie Farm for the night in our caravan with friends. It was a terrible day weather wise but there are many sheltered areas to park We had the best camp fire. There s a basic camp kitchen, toilets etc and they even ave elevated little huts with a roof for people... More 

Thank Glenys P
Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Didn't know what to expect as we travelled to the Bush Camp site. What a unique surprise with a happy welcome, our basic needs covered including the fun bucket showers, heaps of camping space, nice bush walks and a great base for local sightseeing. Looking forward to returning and will happily recommend.

Thank David T
Adelaide, Australia
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We stayed here for three nights in our camper trailer. Our two boys aged 9 and 11 loved the swag huts and the bucket showers (they now want to build one of these at homes). Love how the camp has an environmental focus with tree planting and also the use of recycled timber from the local oyster farms in the... More 

Thank TarsB
Adelaide, Australia
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1 review
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

I admit, I'm a little biased as I've known Hassi through his tour company, 'Nullarbor traveller' for a number of years but to travel here & be a part of his world has showed me a different side & explains a lot about the person he is & the passion he has for wanting to share his world with everyone!... More 

Thank amongsthestars
Canberra, Australia
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50 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2016

I stayed in the bush camp area. Plenty of room for any sized rig. The area maintains a real bush camp feel however you have toilet, showers, camp kitchen. I suppose it is like a bush van park. Much cheaper than a van park. Much better than SAParks site. Overall great value. Staff very friendly and helpful.

Thank philmm

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Coodlie Park Wilderness Retreat is an "surprisingly different" accommodation facility. Situated on a 3000 acres of 1200 hectares of natural bushland and farming land between Elliston and Port Kenny. Coodlie Park Wilderness Retreat has private beach access and is an ideal "getaway" from the rush of city life , to take a break and spend peaceful days fishing, swimming and taking long walks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coodlie Park Farm Retreat

Address: Flinders Highway, Port Kenny, South Australia 5671, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Port Kenny
Price Range: $28 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Coodlie Park Farm Retreat 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Also ave cabins in another area.”
 of 5 bubbles GlenysP726, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Camp close to the fire and throw on some green leaves to keep the mozzies away.”
 of 5 bubbles Jen-Ad-Gabe, 9 Dec 2015 | Read review
“There is no mobile reception”
 of 5 bubbles wombie03, 21 Mar 2015 | Read review
“If you like the outdoors and wildlife, you should try out the campsite. For people who like comfort and don't like to walk too much from kitchen to bathroom and so on, the private cottages are really nice.”
  • Private cottage - all included
  • The epic showers on the campsite
 of 5 bubbles thetravelonthebrain, 27 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Prior to setting up camp, look around the area first to find a suitable camping site.”
 of 5 bubbles LesleyR796, 6 Jan 2015 | Read review
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