Southern Ocean Lodge is a luxurious basecamp blending pristine nature, contemporary surrounds and superb fine dining, as well as a personalised itinerary of exhilarating experiences to create a real sense of Kangaroo Island. Discover our range of specially tailored packages each with generous inclusions.
Included in every stay
To stay with Baillie Lodges is to experience destinations of unique natural and cultural significance, contemporary architectural design, world-class local dining and first-name service. The overall sense is one of generous hospitality, of easy, relaxed luxury and of seemingly effortless attention to detail. Every stay at Southern Ocean Lodge includes the following standard inclusions.
All gourmet dining daily including four course dinner, matched wines and help-yourself bar stocked with premium South Australian drinks.
Generous in-suite bar with a selection of snacks and beverages, replenished daily
Signature guided experiences exploring the wonders of Kangaroo Island
Return Kangaroo Island Airport transfers
Use of lodge facilities including swimming pool, gymnasium and electronic bikes
Acclaimed documentary travel photographer Richard I’Anson will make a return journey to Kangaroo Island to host an unforgettable five-day photo safari. Richard’s popular photo safaris are designed to make the most of the destination’s astounding landscape and abundant wildlife. Safari numbers are limited to just 10 guests.
Join from August 1-5 or September 5-8 and enjoy:
- Four nights accommodation in a luxury Flinders Suite
- All dining and beverages
- A dedicated experiences and photography program to select locations exclusive to safari guests
- Personally guided tutorials in photography techniques
- Island airport transfers
- 4 nights
Kangaroo Island Photo Safari package terms
Minimum four-night stay over the dates August 1 - 5, 2024. All rates quoted in Australian Dollars and inclusive of 10% GST. Rates on the Photo Safari start at $7,120 per person twin share in a Flinders Suite for four nights and apply per suite, for a maximum of two guests. Subject to availability, not combinable with any other offer.
Experience the beauty of Kangaroo Island over three nights with generous standard inclusions plus more. The Classic SOL package combines generous savings on the nightly rate with bonus lodge credit for use towards a treatment in the Southern Spa, the cellarmasters list and boutique.
Enjoy generous standard inclusions, plus:
- Significant savings
- $100 lodge credit
- 3 nights
Classic SOL package terms
Minimum three-night stay. All rates quoted in Australian Dollars and inclusive of 10% GST. Rates apply per suite, per night for a maximum of two guests. Not combinable with other packages.
Only have time for a quick break? Hop down to Kangaroo Island and unwind in style and enjoy all dining and beverages daily and an itinerary of signature guided excursions.
Enjoy generous standard inclusions:
- All beverages including premium wines and spirits
- All dining including four-course dinner and matched wines
- Daily replenished in-suite bar
- Signature guided experiences
- Return Kangaroo Island Airport transfers
- 2 nights
Baillie Escape package terms
Minimum two-night stay. All rates quoted in Australian Dollars and inclusive of 10% GST. Rates apply per suite, per night for a maximum of two guests. Not combinable with other packages.
Wildlife to Winery
Experience the very best of South Australia’s food, wine and wilderness experiences in one grand adventure. Combine two nights at Southern Ocean Lodge with two nights at her Barossa Valley sister The Louise, with generous inclusions at each lodge and savings on the nightly rates. This escapade can be taken in either direction.
Enjoy the following benefits:
- Generous standard inclusions at Southern Ocean Lodge including all beverages plus premium wines and spirits, all dining including four-course dinner and matched wines, in-suite bar replenished daily, signature guided experiences and return Kangaroo Island Airport transfers.
- Generous standard inclusions at The Louise including gourmet breakfast, sunset drinks and snacks, dinner with matched wines in Appellation and in-suite bar replenished daily.
- 4 nights (2 nights at each lodge)
Wildlife to Winery offer terms
All flights are additional and may be booked by guests; Qantas operates direct flights between Adelaide and Kangaroo Island. Minimum four-night stay, with two nights at Southern Ocean Lodge in a Flinders Suite and two nights at The Louise in a Stonewell Suite. All rates quoted in Australian Dollars and inclusive of 10% GST. Rates apply per suite, for a maximum of two guests. Guests may choose to upgrade their suite type or extend their stay at an additional charge. Additional person rate applies for more than two people sharing a suite (based on select suite types). Subject to availability, not combinable with any other offer.
Essential information reading prior to your stay.
Flinders Suite: 2
Flinders Accessible Suite: 3
Remarkable Suite: 4
Osprey Suite: 2
Ocean Pavilion (Single residence): 8
Ocean Pavilion East: 4
Ocean Pavilion West: 4
Check-in / Check-out times
Check-in time is from 2pm. Check-out time is 10.30am. Where possible, flexibility with early check-in and late check-out will be provided, in the meantime guests are welcome to enjoy the lodge’s generous guest spaces including the restaurant and lounge areas.
Rates and inclusions
All rates quoted in Australian Dollars and inclusive of 10% GST. Rates apply per suite, per night for a maximum of two guests. Extra Person rate available for select suite types. A stay at the lodge is generously all-inclusive of breakfast, lunch and dinner with inspired daily changing menus, open bar with premium wines and spirits (a cellarmasters list is available at an additional cost), in-suite bar, signature experiences and return Kangaroo Island Airport transfers.
Extra person rate
Extra Person rate applies when staying in the same suite with a minimum of two guests (subject to maximum suite occupancy).
The lodge operates complimentary airport transfers with fellow guests connecting with scheduled flights to and from Kangaroo Island Airport, ensuring a comfortable 50-minute journey. Upon arrival, meet the Southern Ocean Lodge representative in the Arrivals Hall.
Private transfers between Southern Ocean Lodge and Kangaroo Island Airport may be arranged subject to availability for an additional charge.
Special dietary needs
As Southern Ocean Lodge is situated in a remote destination, it’s essential to advise any special dietary needs at the time of reservation. We will do our best to tailor menus accordingly whilst providing opportunity to enjoy a diverse range of premium regional produce. Should notice not be provided in advance, our chefs will endeavour to prepare suitable meals with the ingredients available. We regret we are unable to prepare meals requiring strict religious observance in the preparation.
A credit card is required to confirm a reservation. Full prepayment is required two months prior to arrival. We accept Visa, Mastercard or American Express or direct deposit. Payments by Visa or Mastercard attract a 1.6% surcharge; payment by American Express attracts a 2.47% surcharge (surcharges subject to change).
Peak season policy
A minimum three-night stay applies over the Christmas/New Year period 23 December to 3 January inclusive. All bookings during the period 18 December to 15 January inclusive must be secured with a non-refundable deposit of one night’s accommodation within 14 days of reservation.
Cancellations and booking amendments received between 60 and 30 days prior to arrival will incur a 50% fee. Within one month prior to arrival all monies paid will be forfeited.
No refunds or credits can be given in the event of non-arrival, any unused services, or unused nights due to travel and/or weather disruption. For peace of mind, we recommend you protect yourself with comprehensive travel insurance to cover any cancellation fees.
Southern Ocean Lodge welcomes children ten years and over.
- Group policy