Southern Ocean Lodge is a unique and exclusive travel experience on Kangaroo Island in South Australia. The luxury lodge is situated at the top of an isolated cliff on a rugged stretch of coast and commands incredible views of the Southern Ocean and the pristine wilderness of Kangaroo Island. It provides a sanctuary of refine comfort and Kangaroo Island style luxury.
In January 2020, Southern Ocean Lodge was significantly damaged by the tragic wildfires on Kangaroo Island and is now closed. A reopening date is forthcoming.
The lodge includes 21 suites with breathtaking coastal panoramas. The interior balances environmentally sensitive design with contemporary style and comfort. All suites feature plush beds, sunken lounges, dramatic glass-walled bathrooms, and outdoor terraces. The Ocean Retreats include fireplaces, and the Ocean Family Suite includes an extra bedroom and bathroom. The Remarkable Suite features a spacious lounge with an open fire and a spa bath on the terrace. The Osprey Pavilion is expansive with an open fire in the lounge and a private plunge spa on the terrace.
The lodge features a great room with floor-to-ceiling glass windows providing panoramic views that guests can enjoy from a variety of loungers. There is an outdoor seating area with a heated plunge pool. The Baudin Lounge includes a comprehensive library, interpretive display, and movie and game library for guests’ use. The Southern Spa is housed in its own pavilion and offers a signature menu of Li’tya rejuvenation and relaxation treatments inspired by the Aboriginal dreamtime.
The dining area and bar has a panoramic view of Hanson Bay for a dramatic backdrop. The cuisine is contemporary Australian, highlighting fresh island and local produce. The walk-in cellar features premium South Australian wines and beers to round out your delightful gastronomic experience.
Kangaroo Island is considered a “zoo without fences”, with 21 national and conservation parks on the island and prolific wildlife including kangaroos, koalas, seals, sea lions, echidnas, and a wide variety of birdlife. Exceptional guided adventures are included in your stay, with a range of activities offered daily allowing guests to personalize their itinerary. Enjoy nature, heritage, or culinary tours of the island, visit Seal Bay, fish on the beach, hike and trek, mountain bike, and discover the amazing beauty of “Australia’s Galápagos”. Private touring is also available.Request Information