Owner "You’ll love my place because of the fact that Cape Hart Wilderness Retreat is an exclusive 2 bedroom and 2 bathroom private property renovated in 2016. It is set on an amazing 100 acre land holding with 270 degree ocean views. Perfect for couples, solo adventurers, and families. Accessible by car all year round but 4WD or high based vehicle is highly recommended"
The 6 km track into the property has been graded. However, it is still recommend that guests take 4WD or SUV style car
Perched up on the cliffs of the South-East Coast, this renovated Villa has 270 degree sea views of sea eagles, wedge tail eagles, pelicans and more.
Perfect nature lovers retreat.... this stunning Eco-house located on a private 100 acre property is perched up on the cliffs of the South-East Coast.
This is literally your own wildlife sanctuary with designated walking trails and your own private seal colony!
This property has a 2 to 5 night minimum, depending on the time of the year.
If Cape Hart Wilderness Retreat is unavailable for your preferred dates we have on Air BNB Not The Banks, High Tide at Island Beach, Honeyeaters Hideaway (max 2 guests), Ironstone Cottage, D'Estrees Bay Beach House, , The Glass House, The Lookout and The Rookery (max. 2 guests) - all great properties in different regions of Kangaroo Island. Guests have exclusive use of the whole house during their stay. Once a booking is made directions to the property, key location and other information will be emailed to our guests. The house is available to the number of people booked and under no circumstances can additional people be allowed onto the property without prior written permission from the owner.
Общение с гостями
Guests can contact the owner, Alex, or the caretaker Helen, during their stay if they require assistance. Phone numbers will be emailed with property details when booking is confirmed.
Другие важные подробности
The two bedroom house comprises lounge/dining/kitchen with main bedroom with King bed (stunning sea views from the main bedroom) and bathroom. A second bedroom down a small flight of stairs comprises a King bed with the ability to add one single trundle,together with a bathroom.
Bed configuration - up to 6 - 7 persons
Bedroom 1 - 1 king bed - upstairs - common/shared bathroom with toilet
Bedroom 2 - 1 king bed - plus 1 single trundle bed and shower with separate toilet
Double Sofa lounge in main part of the house suitable for one adult or two children.
Child up to 3 yo. FREE. Children under 3- BYO Cot, cot linen and towel.
Washing Machine, tumble dryer and iron/ironing board are located in the small shed as well as spare gas bottles for the BBQ.
Linen and towels included. BYO beach towels. Please do not take owners towels from the house. You will need to take your own toiletries, beverages and food requirements for your holiday. Remember to stock up before travelling out to the house.
The adjoining land is the wildlife abundant Lesueur Conservation Park. You also have access to around 3km of magnificent coastal cliff oceanfront reserve and over 100 acres of privately owned, State Heritage protected land.
Cape Hart Wilderness Retreat boasts panoramic coastal and sea views to the south, the lighthouses of Cape Willoughby to the north and the Page Islands to the north east. The coastline offers secret caves for the adventurous to discover, and walking access to the ocean provides a rock swimming pool and numerous fishing and diving spots. An abundance of wildlife parades at dawn and dusk, including Western Grey kangaroos, Tamar wallabies and possums. Echidnas and goannas as well as many native bird species, including the soaring wedge tailed and sea eagles, share this unique heritage listed property. The nearby resident sea lion colony, the southern right whales migrating from Antarctic waters to the Great Australian Bight, dolphins and huge schools of fish add further dimension to the beauty of this ever-changing canvas of living art.
The eco-retreat has state of the art electronic alternative energy powered by the KI wind and the Earths sun. There is a gas heater and electic blanket. The expansive outdoor decking takes advantage of the constantly changing moods of the ocean and showcases the spectacular southern ocean swells crashing against the rugged cliffs.
The peace, privacy and serenity of the location are unsurpassed, and offer what some world travelers have described as "some of the most stunning views we have ever seen". Cape Hart will steal your heart.
Go on an adventure to see if you can find all 9 points of interest signs on the property and remember Rest. Relax. Revive.
Cape Hart Wilderness Retreat is situated on the cliff top.
Should you wish to take children to Cape Hart Wilderness Retreat, please note that the property has no fencing and is located in an isolated area and as such may pose a danger to unsupervised children. If taking a child or children (0-14 years) please be advised that the responsible adult booking a child or children to stay at the property or the parents or guardians of such child or children, are responsible for the safety and welfare of such child or children, and shall be deemed to agree, by making a booking to stay at Cape Hart Wilderness Retreat, that such adult or adults will absolve and indemnify Club KI, any other agent or the owners, from any injuries or mishaps to the child or children, or other like incidents that may arise during their stay at Cape Hart Wilderness Retreat.
Free standing cooler in lounge, free standing fans and gas heating. Telstra Next G only is available at the house.
Cape Hart Wilderness Retreat has WIFI connections through the landline phone and use is limited to checking emails etc - it is not available for downloading movies etc.
This is a unique property and you may like to read some of the questions/answers we've provided below.
Q: Is the road accessible in all weather conditions?
A: Accessible by car all year round but 4WD or high based vehicle is highly recommended.
The 6 km track into the property has been graded. However, it is still recommend that guests take a vehicle that doesn't have low clearance (such as sports cars with low front bumpers). Recent feedback is that normal sedans, SUVs and 4WDs have no problems at all. Whales were spotted recently out the front. Please drive slowly and carefully along this track as there are a couple of areas where care is needed.
Q: How long is the drive from the ferry?
A: Approx 25km or 45 minutes (depends on how fast you drive on dirt roads - it can be down in 30 minutes or up to 60 minutes)
Q: Where is the nearest petrol station and supermarket?
Q: How do we operate the solar and wind power system?
A: There are full instructions left at the property and also will be explained by the cleaner on arrival. It is easy.
Q: What happens if the power goes out and we can not reboot the system?
A: This has only happened once before in a huge storm. Make sure that you have adequate supplies. There is a battery lantern & candles at the property plus gas heating. Time to get romantic!
Q: Can we walk down the cliffs to see any animal life or go fishing?
A: You will be entering Marine Reserve at your own risk
Please leave the house in a tidy condition - ie dishes done, linen in laundry, all rooms tidied up PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A WILDERNESS area with cliff tops and paths. If taking children to Cape Hart Wilderness Retreat the adult/s will need to be responsible for the children at all times and the owners or booking agent/s for this property will not be responsible for safety or care of any person/s staying at the property.
С 23 декабрь 2017 - 25 январь 2018 минимальная продолжительность бронирования — 5 ночей.