The water front cottage is ideally located on the Dudley Peninsula at the East of Kangaroo Island, with views across Pelican Lagoon. Where stunning sunrises over the waters can be seen from your bedroom. Pelican Cottage is tastefully and comfortably renovated with contemporary fittings.
Originally built by anthropologist Harold Cooper in the 1900's where he centered his Kangaroo Island research on Aboriginal archaeological sites.
Pelican Cottage deck looks out onto the sanctuary of Pelican Lagoon Marine Park this provides home to dolphins and many wading birds, Pelicans and Swans can be seen everyday.
Bird watchers this is your retreat as over 70 species have been recorded from the front deck as they forage in the native garden daily.
The cottage is spacious and comfortable with contemporary kitchen and bathroom the timber floors reflect the afternoon light in the north facing garden. The two bedroom cottage sleeps 4 people and is pet friendly the yard is fenced. Adequate parking for car and boat.
If you would like to extend your stay and enjoy the North coast of Kangaroo Island, we recommend booking "Still Windy" near Snellings Beach where couples only can enjoy another unique accommodation on Kangaroo Island.
American River is 4kms away with good restaurants, boat launching, Oyster shop and walking trails. The swimming beaches of Island Beach and surfing at Pennington Bay are minutes away.
Pelican Cottage is conveniently located with a 25 minutes drive from the Ferry terminal at Pennashaw.
Ron and Mary-Alice have over 20 years experience working as tour guides and are happy to share their experiences and knowledge with you during your stay.
Included in the Tariff
- One queen bed and one double bed
- Quality Linen provided, including sheets and towels
- Parking under cover
- Fully equipped kitchen for cooking
-BBQ and outdoor seating
-Outside Deck with seating
- 2 comfortable lounges
- Books including Kangaroo Island history and information, maps, DVD's, games.
- Tea/coffee/ condiments
- Laundry/Ironing facilities
- Hair dryer
- Complimentary Bottle of Kangaroo Island Wine for 3 or more nights bookings