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Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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Villa Ada and Villa May. Understated Kangaroo Island Luxury. Just two luxuriously appointed rammed earth eco villas, each graced by sweeping panoramic views of the natural surroundings and carefully sited to provide guests with an intimate, private experience. Each villa is stunningly crafted from rammed earth, and appointed with a luxurious king-size bed, and freestanding bath. A contemporary open plan design boasting double glazed full height windows throughout, Spotted Gum floors and a charming log wood fireplace gives guests a truly unique eco-luxe immersive stay. Combining eco luxury with a quintessential Kangaroo Island nature experience. Meticulous attention into the design of the rammed earth villas, has made it possible to achieve the softest footprint achievable when it come...Villa Ada and Villa May. Understated Kangaroo Island Luxury. Just two luxuriously appointed rammed earth eco villas, each graced by sweeping panoramic views of the natural surroundings and carefully sited to provide guests with an intimate, private experience. Each villa is stunningly crafted from rammed earth, and appointed with a luxurious king-size bed, and freestanding bath. A contemporary open plan design boasting double glazed full height windows throughout, Spotted Gum floors and a charming log wood fireplace gives guests a truly unique eco-luxe immersive stay. Combining eco luxury with a quintessential Kangaroo Island nature experience. Meticulous attention into the design of the rammed earth villas, has made it possible to achieve the softest footprint achievable when it comes to luxury off-grid living. Warmth in the winter, coolness in the summer is harnessed within the surrounds of the monolithic 300mm thick rammed earth walls, while the full height double glazed windows bring the outside in. Each villa is comfortably equipped with all the modern, eco-friendly, appliances required for a luxurious self-contained stay on Kangaroo Island. Powered by an off-grid solar energy system and utilising 100% pure Kangaroo Island rainwater, the luxury villas are in every essence, a true unique fusion of luxury and nature. At a glance: *Secluded luxury accommodation *Solar-passive rammed earth construction *Seamless self check-in *Super comfortable king size bed *Luxury soft linen and towels, including beach towels *Large freestanding bath, natural soaps and bath salts *Wood fire place and wood provided *Fully self-contained kitchen with washing machine *Freshly ground coffee, tea, sugar and milk *TV, hard drive full of entertainment options, music player, complimentary Wi-Fi *Eco, off-grid living – rainwater and solar *Abundance of wildlife (including a habitat for the endangered red tail glossy black cockatoo) *Spectacular views *Immersive stay *Binoculars for spotting that wildlife activity that’s not quite at your doorstep *Head torches for night time exploration *Helpful hosts that are a phone call away More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Property to be left tidy, as per Guest Information Pack. No fires anywhere on the property. Please no shoes inside the Villa.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Manager
Robert and Yael C
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2012
Interaction with guests
The Villas at Ecopia Retreat are set up to be a self check in, and self catering luxury dwellings. They are set out in secluded parts of the large property, to allow guests to have a real private immersive stay. Having said that, various Island experiences can be arranged with your hosts, as well as catering options. Speak to us about what you would like to add to complete your experience on KI.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we booked Ecopia Retreat we knew we were in for a real treat. We stayed in one of the villas, Villa May for three nights (they only have two villas and we never saw the other one) and it was absolute luxury....More

Date of stay: May 2022
Thank Happiness36706123378
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The luxurious Ecopia retreat is a truly special place. Nestled in very quiet property right in the middle of Kangaroo Island. The retreat is well named. It’s hard to imagine a quieter place to retreat to. Each of the villas is invisible to the other,...More

Date of stay: May 2022
2  Thank JQ_Sydney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A belated Wedding Anniversary trip to Kangaroo Island included staying at Ecopia Retreat. Our host, Yael, made the occasion even more special with a bottle of local Bubbles and a cheese platter that we enjoyed whilst checking our the wildlife from our verandah. The tranquility...More

Date of stay: April 2022
Thank amberg747
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Ecopia for our anniversary and a milestone birthday and can I just saw absolutely WOW. The venue and functional design of the house itself was amazing, we felt totally private and were able to see beautiful sunsets, sunrises and the stars and moon...More

Date of stay: April 2022
Thank Vivian L
Reviewed 7 February 2022

The place is beautiful - the bath is to die for - the wood-fire is warm and charming - the bed is comfy - the view is astounding - the art is amazing- the wild life if curious and the giant grass is pre-historic. Highly...More

Date of stay: February 2022
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Trail21409741392, VR Owner at Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2022

Thanks so much for the fantastic review! What a great way of describing your experience at Ecopia. Thank you for sharing and please come back for another visit! Yael and Rob x

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Reviewed 31 January 2022

A great stay - beautiful, private, remote location to relax and watch the wildlife … and yet with five star comfort! Highly recommend.

Date of stay: January 2022
Thank stevensV7108NO
Trail21409741392, VR Owner at Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2022

Thank you very much for your beautiful review! We are so happy to hear that you’ve enjoyed your time here so much and would love to see you back one day! All the best, Yael and Rob x

Reviewed 21 January 2022

We spent 3 nights at Ecopia Retreat on Kangaroo Island, South Australia. The rammed earth villa was very well appointed and the uninterrupted views of the surrounding Australian bush are spectacular. This property is a wildlife sanctuary, and we enjoyed all the bush walking experiences...More

Date of stay: January 2022
Thank JR015
Trail21409741392, VR Owner at Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2022

Wow, what a fabulous review! Thank you so much for for sharing your experience on the Island and at Ecopia! We would love to see you back here for another visit! Yael and Rob x

Reviewed 18 January 2022

Rob and Yael are amazing people and so easy to deal with. They went above and beyond to ensure we enjoyed our stay. Thank you for organising the small but intimate details such as the flowers, champagne and nibbles to celebrate our special engagement. We...More

Date of stay: January 2022
Thank N6336LLgary
Trail21409741392, VR Owner at Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2022

Thanks heaps for the wonderful review! What a gorgeous way of describing your experience at Ecopia. It was an absolute pleasure to do our little bit to help make your engagement day all the more special. Thank you for sharing and please come back for...More

Reviewed 8 January 2022

Ecopia was absolutely amazing! Stunning views surrounded by blissful nature. The hosts were really responsive and the villa was immaculate. The retreat is a holiday in itself and a great location for a romantic getaway. We loved switching off with the kangaroos, echidnas and koalas.

Date of stay: January 2022
Thank Emerson_Ben
Trail21409741392, VR Owner at Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2022

Thank you very much for sharing your experience at Ecopia guys! What a gorgeous review! A beautiful way to describe your experience here. Please come back for another visit! Yael and Rob x

Reviewed 21 September 2021

What an absolutely magical place to spend our anniversary! The rammed-earth eco villas are like nothing we have ever experienced before. Warm and cosy inside with immaculate decor, luxurious finishes and extra special touches. Watching the morning and afternoon nature show and amazing sunsets out...More

Date of stay: September 2021
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Trail21409741392, VR Owner at Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2021

Thank you so much for your visit and fabulous review! I am really delighted to hear that you've had such a wonderful and memorable stay at Ecopia! We loved having you here, and would love for you to come back some time in the future....More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Balcony
Grill
Ceiling Fans
Deck
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Parking
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Kangaroo Island offers visitors a diverse range of attractions and activities and has long been regarded as one of Australia’s finest nature destinations. Besides the iconic natural attractions, Kangaroo Island or KI as locals call it, also boasts a number of boutique wineries, marron, honey and lavender farms, adventure tourism opportunities, great fishing and surfing, numerous galleries, and a wide range of restaurants. Ecopia Retreat property boasts plenty of natural wonders, including a natural habitat of the endangered Glossy Black Cockatoos! Spotting them or even finding a feather is quite special! Ideally positioned in the centre of Kangaroo Island, Ecopia Retreat is the perfect location to base yourself, from which you can explore
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You will need a vehicle to get around and explore the Island.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa

Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa is able to accommodate up to 2 guests. See all property details.

Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa has one bathroom available. See all property details.

Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa has one bedroom available. See all property details.

Stays at Ecopia Retreat - Luxury Eco Villa must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.