Matthew Flinders Terraces, at American River, is a delightful and central location from which to explore Kangaroo Island.
Matthew Flinders Terraces is only 25 minutes from the ferry termonal at Penneshaw or 20 minutes from the airport at Kingscote and within easy access of the Island's major attractions.
Nestled on the hillside in a superbly terraced bushland and garden setting, Matthew Flinders Terraces offers guests peace, tranquillity and quality accommodation with spectacular 18O views over the tree tops to picturesque Pelican Lagoon and Eastern Cove. Whether guests are dining in the restaurant relaxing on their private balconies or wandering around the colourful garden, the view is ever present - early risers are treated to the spectacle of the sun rising over the bay
Eight only, tastefully furnished, air conditioned, 2 bedroom suites have the added advantage of separate sleeping and living areas, plus a private balcony -- ideal for discerning couples and more.
Flocks of native birds, including the red tailed Glossy Black Cockatoo (an Endangered species), wheel and settle in the trees surrounding Matthew Flinders, and a short stroll through the grounds, or to the nearby beach, ensures guests a wildlife experience -- pelicans, swans, wallabies and possums abound. A nocturnal wildlife tour is also available.
Nearby you will find Restaurants and local dining 'shed', a General Store stocking food, ice, petrol, hardware, bait, & fishing gear, Bottle Shop (liquor outlet)and a Post Office. At the Wharf you can organise fishing trips, boat tours or buy some fresh oysters.
- Iron in Rooms
- Hair Dryer in Room
- Bar Fridge
- A/C Rooms
- Alarm Clock
- Tea/Coffee Facilities
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