Schoolhouse Cottage

American River

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6

Beds

4

Beds

3

$140.00 to $180.00 per night

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Rates

Minimum for 2 People
$140 per night
Minimum for extra person
$18 per night
Minimum for extra child
$18 per night
01 Apr 16 - 08 Dec 16
$140 per night
09 Dec 16 - 22 Dec 16
$160 per night
23 Dec 16 - 02 Jan 17
$180 per night
03 Jan 17 - 29 Jan 17
$160 per night
30 Jan 17 - 31 Mar 17
$140 per night
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$140 per night
08 Dec 17 - 21 Dec 17
$160 per night
22 Dec 17 - 01 Jan 18
$180 per night
02 Jan 18 - 28 Jan 18
$160 per night
29 Jan 18 - 29 Mar 18
$140 per night
30 Mar 18 - 03 Apr 18
$180 per night
 

Additional Information

Rates are based on two people per night
Less than Minimum Night Stay :
    Surcharge : $ 100
Minimum Night Stay : 3

Extra Person/Child : (Alternate Rate)
-  $20 per person per night (mid season)
-  $22 per person per night (high season)

Minimum Night Stay : 5 (Christmas)
-  25 Dec 16 to 1 Jan 17
-  25 Dec 17 to 1 Jan 18

Minimum night stay : 4 (Easter)
-  14 Apr 17 to 17 Apr 17
-  22 Mar 18 to 2 Apr 18

Linen & Towels : Included

Pets - Conditions Apply
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Highchair : on request
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Portacot : on request (with linen)
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Description

**Receive Discount on a Package Deal for Accommodation & Ferry at time of booking**

Schoolhouse Cottage at American River is just a minute's stroll from the wharf and boat ramp which is an ideal place to while away spare time.  Absorb yourself in the activities there - or be a part of it with camera, or rod and line...

American River is a beautiful setting and is the premier harbour for boating and recreational fishing on the Island.It is a peaceful and unspoiled village nestled on a sheltered inlet which ultimately connects Eastern Cove with the aquatic reserve of Pelican Lagoon. 

The calm waters are a haven for birds, fish and are ideal for your marine adventures all year round.

Kayaking is ideally suited to this area - calm and pristine.  With the fishing spots being only a stone's throw away, take a line with you and try your luck. Being midway between Penneshaw and Kingscote, you are also well-positioned for exploring the rest of Kangaroo Island.

The Cottage - early last century it was once the local school - has been upgraded in a style sympathetic to the original. Accommodation is for up to 6 people in three bedrooms (queen, double and twin). You will find a well-appointed kitchen, spacious eating area, cosy lounge, air-conditioning and a north facing outdoor patio with BBQ and views over The River and Eastern Cove. We are pet friendly - small to medium sized well-behaved dogs are welcome on request.

You can throw in a line off the wharf for your dinner or perhaps you might like to buy some freshly harvested local oysters. You might also like to try one of the fishing charters which leave from the wharf each day.

A rich and varied bird population thrives on both sea and land - from Pelicans and Swans, Cape Barren Geese and Ibis, to the likes of the small and beautiful Splendid Blue Wren in the garden.  The rare Glossy Black Cockatoo with its characteristic red tail panel is also an occasional visitor.  There are scenic walking trails along the river where you can see Tammar Wallabies, Possums, Echidnas etc.  The wallabies are known to graze the grassy verges of the town's streets in the evenings.

Come and enjoy life on Kangaroo Island while staying at the Schoolhouse Cottage!

Bedding Configuration
Room 1 : Queen Bed
Room 2 : Double Bed
Room 3 : Single Bed
Room 3 : Single Bed

Property Features

  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Toilet
  • Alarm Clock/Radio
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Boat Parking : Off Street
  • Books
  • Car Parking : Off Street
  • Car Parking : Under Cover
  • CD Player
  • Cooking Facilities : Full
  • Cooling : Ceiling Fan/s
  • Cooling : Portable Fan/s
  • Cooling : Reverse Cycle Air Conditioner
  • Cot/Porta + Linen : On Request
  • Crockery/Cutlery
  • DVD Player
  • Electric Blanket : All Beds
  • Fish Cleaning Facilities
  • Games
  • Gardens : Landscaped/Maintained
  • Hairdryer
  • Heating : Reverse Cycle Air Conditioner
  • Heating Portable : Electric
  • High Chair : On Request
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Laundry : Washing Machine/Trough
  • Microwave
  • Non Smoking
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Patio : Paved - Undercover
  • Pets : Allowed - Conditions Apply
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator/Freezer
  • Tea/Coffee Provisions
  • Television : Free to Air/VAST
  • Verandah : Front

Region Facilities

  • Banks and ATMs
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Boat Ramps
  • Buddhist Temple
  • Cafe
  • Camping Ground
  • Country Fire Service
  • Fishing Charters
  • Fresh Oysters
  • Fuel
  • General Store
  • Hall for Hire
  • Internet Cafe
  • Justice of the Peace
  • Playgrounds
  • Post Office
  • Public Telephone
  • Public Toilets
  • Sports Ground for Hire
  • Tennis Courts
  • Walking Trails
  • Wharf

Guest Reviews

"The cottage was comfortable, very clean and every need was well catered for. There was plenty enough room for 5 people. A very pleasant stay was spent by all."

Cheryl

"We loved the size and amenities in the house. Loved the kitchen size. The view was nice."

Jan (4 May 2016)

"We enjoyed our stay and would recommend it."

Ross & Lillian

"Very cute little cottage in a spectacular location - perfect for our family of two adults and a Terrier. Extremely well fitted-out with everything we needed - linen, towels, kitchen goods etc as well as a high chair and porta-cot when requested. Would not hesitate to recommend this accommodation to couples and small families alike. Thank you!"

Claire

"Lovely little cottage!"

Stephen

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