The retreat consists of 20 courtyard suites and a lodge containing 4 self contained apartments and 8 basic style motel rooms. Reception area containing a small shop with merchandise, snacks and fuel.

Daniel Radcliffe was a guest of KI Wilderness Retreat while he was filming the movie December Boys.

Michael Caton was also a guest in 2010, and Dr Harry release a kangaroo back into the wilderness.

Accommodation Types

Kangaroo Island Wilderness Retreat offers a variety of accommodation to suit both the budget traveller and those seeking the comforts of a boutique style  hotel. We welcome large groups and families, who we happily accommodate for through interconnecting suites.  Self-catering options are also available with apartment accommodation.

Retreat Room types

Courtyard suite – overlooking the natural bush courtyard with a small deck to enjoy the surrounds. Some courtyards have interconnecting doors and can sleep up to three in most rooms.  All have ensuites, televisions, small fridges and tea and coffee making facilities.

Lodge Room – a simple style motel room with no outdoor area and are part of our lodge which has a large communal lounge area and Flinders Walk art gallery.  All rooms have ensuites and tea and coffee making facilities.

Lodge Apartment – self contained units ideal for a family. A king bed and a set of bunk (in one room) a small lounge room and basic kitchen facilities.  A sofa bed can be made up in the lounge room.

Retreat facilities

Reception open 7am – 7pm.  Kiosk for snacks, drinks, icecreams and souvenirs.  Free WIFI and computer access. Interpretive walks. Nicolas Baudin boutique restaurant open for dinner and breakfast.  Unleaded fuel and diesel available