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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
10 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Beachcomber is a modern, light filled home that enjoys spectacular views over Eastern Cove and across to American River. The beach right in front of the house is a 5km white sandy cove with safe clear water for swimming and other water activities. It is a comfortable 4 bedroom, beachfront home with sweeping sea views from most rooms and spacious sun deck with easy access to the safe sandy beach. The recently refurbished house is fully self contained, a real home away from home. This comfortable and modern home has all the comforts of city living with the relaxed atmosphere of the country. Facing north it enjoys winter sun and stunning sea views. The house is surrounded by native fauna and is also home to many birds, wallabies and echidnas. There is a large deck with outdoor dining s...Beachcomber is a modern, light filled home that enjoys spectacular views over Eastern Cove and across to American River. The beach right in front of the house is a 5km white sandy cove with safe clear water for swimming and other water activities. It is a comfortable 4 bedroom, beachfront home with sweeping sea views from most rooms and spacious sun deck with easy access to the safe sandy beach. The recently refurbished house is fully self contained, a real home away from home. This comfortable and modern home has all the comforts of city living with the relaxed atmosphere of the country. Facing north it enjoys winter sun and stunning sea views. The house is surrounded by native fauna and is also home to many birds, wallabies and echidnas. There is a large deck with outdoor dining suite, perfect for lounging around, relaxing and enjoying nature at its best. The house is generously appointed with full kitchen facilities and equipment, many books, DVDs, CDs and games. The beach is sandy and a safe place for children to play and explore, also perfect for water sports and long walks. The waters are crystal clear and predominantly calm with a boat ramp for small craft at the southern end. Beachcomber is fully self contained with all cooking utensils and equipment. Linen can be provided on request so all guests need to bring is their food and personal items. There are books, magazines and games for times when you are not out exploring or enjoying the beautiful beach. There are 4 bedrooms, 3 with queen sized beds, 2 of these have sea views and one an ensuite. There is a bunk room with 4 single bunks sleeping 4 and a games room below the house . There is generous room to park vehicles and boats behind the house.More
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About the Owner
Fiona M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2011
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Reviewed 27 February 2019 via mobile

A beautiful house 2 mins walk to Island beach. Fabulous views. Clean and comfortable home. Well appointed kitchen with everything you could ask for. Comfortable beds and lots of room for every one. Use of pool table and kayak's an extra surprize. Will highly recommend...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Rona D
fif_37, VR Owner at Beachcomber, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2019

Thank you Rona, I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay and Beachcomber was perfect for your group. I am sorry we were not able to meet you and hope if you visit us again we can catch up.

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Family stayed a week in July, great location, right on the beach and close to a lot of things on the island. The house was modern, comfortable and well equipped. KI is awesome too, our first visit, of more to come. Thanks!

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank 799andrew
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Booked for 4 adults. It's only a 15 minute drive from Penneshaw. Everything you could need is in the house, and you can hear the waves lapping on the beach from the verandah. Be sure to feed the resident wallabies (but beware of the snake!)....More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank rabs01
fif_37, VR Owner at Beachcomber, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

So happy you enjoyed your stay. We love the little wallabies too, even though they feast on anything I plant !! We would love to have you back as guests anytime.

Reviewed 21 January 2016

Our extended family spent a wonderful few days at Beachcomber, which is located a few metres from a quiet beach, yet is in a great location to see the attractions at the Eastern end of the island. The house is delightful and looks out over...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank norma590
fif_37, VR Owner at Beachcomber, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2016

Thank you Norma. We are happy your family had such a good holiday at Beachcomber, it really does work for groups such as yours. We would love to welcome you back again in the future.

Reviewed 24 April 2015

It is a large well equipped house overlooking the beach, with a spacious and comfortable lounge area and a kitchen with everything you needed. We stayed there for four nights which wasn't long enough to see everything on kangaroo island. Although the house is at...More

Date of stay: April 2015
1  Thank luckett2005
fif_37, VR Owner at Beachcomber, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2015

Thank you for your review. We try to ensure we have everything guests would like to find in a holiday house so they are really comfortable. Island Beach is a great spot to enjoy what KI has to offer - you can visit the attractions...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Refrigerator
Alarm Clock
Washer
Water Views
Dryer
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Books
Waterfront
Ceiling Fans
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
TV
Microwave
Linens Provided
Toaster
Fireplace
Deck
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About the neighbourhood
The property is a comfortable 4 bedroom family home with stunning views, secluded and private, set in over half a hectare of native bushland. Easily accessible from Cassini Street and within 25m of the calm waters of Island Beach. There is a generous drive with plenty of parking for cars and boats. The deck is spacious and affords great views of the sea and coastline while still enjoying the privacy of being nestled in native pines.. The house is nestled in native scrub which gives guests a private rural experience while still maintaining all the comforts and amenities of modern travel. The house overlooks the sandy beach and pristine waters of Eastern Cove. It is only 15 minutes drive from the Ferry at Penneshaw or 40 minutes from Kingscote Airport. This rural setting is home to m...
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