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Alchemy on Island Beach - Kangaroo Island, South Australia

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3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, travel crib
Bathtub, hair dryer, soap, toilet paper
Smart TV, fireplace, DVD player, books

Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
Minimum stay varies 
The minimum stay for this property changes depending on the dates selected
House Rules
Pets not allowedKid friendlyNo smoking
Bathrooms
2 Full baths

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Reviews (36)
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Evelyn E.
by a verified reviewer on Stayz.com.au
5.0 of 5 stars
La casa es estupenda con ubicación magnífica frent...
La casa es estupenda con ubicación magnífica frente a la playa Island Beach perfecta para bañarse y caminar . Fue una semana inolvidable entre canguros . Para los que viajan fuera de Australia .sugiero llevar plan internet propio ya que en la isla es muy difícil conectarse a un Wifi . De todas maneras ganas de volver . La dueña muy preocupada especialmente por la situación de incendios forestales que ocurrieron en esta misma época en la que nosotros estábamos ahí . Fue todo inolvidable .
Written 24 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Ron S.
by a verified reviewer on Stayz.com.au
5.0 of 5 stars
Alchemy is a little piece of heaven in Australia. ...
Alchemy is a little piece of heaven in Australia. An open plan living/dining/cooking area lets you look out on the tranquil waters of Eastern Cove. The wooden deck is perfect for enjoying a glass of wine and watching the ever-changing hues of the water. In the evening the lounge is a cozy place to curl up with a book, enjoy some music. Bring your own entertainment there is no WiFi. The kitchen had good necessities - nice cutlery, matching glasses and a bountiful supply of plates and cups. When we arrived the cleaner had just finished, leaving the house spotless. There is plenty of wildlife around - some of it too close. The magpies decided they owned the table and chairs on the deck. But, we loved waking up to their songs. A sandy trail leads down to the beach where you can walk for a long distance before running into anyone else. The owner has provided beach towels and eskies if you plan on spending a day at the cove. When you’re back at the house, there is a hose to wash off the sand - a nice touch that helps keep the house clean. This house is all about the beach and the water. We think it’s one of the best beach cottages we’ve ever stayed in.
Written 24 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

James H.
by a verified reviewer on Stayz.com.au
4.0 of 5 stars
Alchemy is in a great location for couples and fam...
Alchemy is in a great location for couples and families. A car is an absolute must because the closest restaurants (American River) and supplies (Penneshaw) are 20 minutes away. Although the home is very comfortable, nicely furnished, clean and well equipped, some items could use some updating and TLC. Cooking knives were found in a drawer, unorganized with other utensils and dull (a small knife block would be nice). There were only a few bath towels (for a place that sleeps seven) and if you use the beach you're expected to BYO. There was only one small role of paper towels supplied for the kitchen. For $350A/night, I wouldn't expect basic necessities to be lacking. When I emailed the manager about some of these I didn't get a response. Overall, Alchemy was a great experience.
Written 24 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Sonja C.
by a verified reviewer on Stayz.com.au
5.0 of 5 stars
It’s breathtaking waking up to that view and quiet...
It’s breathtaking waking up to that view and quietness of the area, I loved every second of the day being at that Terrace looking towards the ocean.
Written 24 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Alison C.
by a verified reviewer on Stayz.com.au
4.0 of 5 stars
lovely location with gorgeous views. bit tricky wi...
lovely location with gorgeous views. bit tricky without a dryer in winter. loved the fire and appreciated wood on arrival. beds were very comfortable and linen good quality. kitchen well stocked. responded to quickly when the DVD player wasn't there. bit dusty on arrival. thanks for a lovely holiday.
Written 24 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Wendy M.
by a verified reviewer on Stayz.com.au
5.0 of 5 stars
Everything about Alchemy was perfect. The location...
Everything about Alchemy was perfect. The location overlooking the beach is amazing, the house is well designed, tastefully furnished and has everything you need for a very comfortable stay. The highlight was sitting on the front deck watching the dolphins swim by. We loved everything about our stay here. Lori was very easy to deal with and provided us with information on what things to do and see on the island.
Written 24 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Cornelia S.
by a verified reviewer on Stayz.com.au
4.0 of 5 stars
Lovely, quiet location. Beach walks, bush native a...
Lovely, quiet location. Beach walks, bush native animals/plants were a must. Property was great. Had everything you needed for a comfortable stay. View was amazing, however, would be good to clean glass doors prior to arrival to enjoy the view. Understand sea spray can be a problem to keep on top of but, would have been nice. Suggest to shop for essentials prior to arriving. Shops are few and far between. The amenities were more than adequate for our stay for cooking etc. Need to sort out the water pump, which is under back of house, makes a hell of a noise when guests use toilet/shower, taps, etc...back 2nd bedroom was particularly noisy. Overall, a lovely stay, would recommend.
Written 24 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Mark M.
by a verified reviewer on Stayz.com.au
5.0 of 5 stars
Exquisite views from lounge and living room , wild...
Exquisite views from lounge and living room , wildlife galore, great suggestions from Lori ( highly recommend Emu Bay Fishing Charter & Dudley Estate Winery) Island Beach is paradise
Written 24 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Mary-Anne H.
by a verified reviewer on Stayz.com.au
4.0 of 5 stars
A beautiful setting, absolute beachfront.
A beautiful setting, absolute beachfront.
Written 24 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

Nic O.
by a verified reviewer on Stayz.com.au
5.0 of 5 stars
Came here with my husband and baby. The house was ...
Came here with my husband and baby. The house was in a stunning location right on the water front. Woke up to incredible views. Can walk to the beach through a little path. Had the beach to ourselves too! House was well fitted with all things you need. Owner friendly and accommodating for our baby, with a cot and change mat. Very handy! No wifi though which would be useful as my phone internet coverage was slow. Loved every minute of our family holiday. Can’t wait to come back!
Written 24 August 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor does not check Vrbo reviews.

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What this rental offers
Bathroom and laundry
  • Dryer
  • Washer
Living spaces
  • Highchair
Entertainment
  • DVD player
  • Television
Location info
  • Kid friendly
Kitchen and dining
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cooker
  • Toaster
Location features
  • Waterfront location
Outdoor amenities
  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Terrace
Indoor amenities
  • Air conditioning
  • Fireplace
Things to do
  • Fishing spots available

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Map
Getting there
Adelaide Airport
115.6 km

Kingscote Airport
26.5 km
Restaurants
The Oyster Farm Shop
2.4 km

Reflections Restaurant
2.8 km

Beach Barista
7.9 km

The Deck Cafe On The Wharf
2.3 km
Attractions
Prospect Hill
7 kmPoints of Interest & Landmarks

The Oyster Farm Shop
2.4 kmFarms

Island Beach
7 kmBeaches

Rebuild Independence Group
2.4 kmSpeciality Museums
Activities nearby
Fishing spots available

Things to know
Check in / out timings
Check in after 3 pm Check out by 11 am
Cancellation policy

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    Frequently Asked Questions about Alchemy on Island Beach - Kangaroo Island, South Australia

    Alchemy on Island Beach - Kangaroo Island, South Australia is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

    Alchemy on Island Beach - Kangaroo Island, South Australia has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

    Alchemy on Island Beach - Kangaroo Island, South Australia has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

    Stays at Alchemy on Island Beach - Kangaroo Island, South Australia must last at least one night. See all property details.

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