Western's Rest is a modern, well equipped beach house, brilliantly located over the pristine sands of Penneshaw Bay. Westerns' Rest brings the glorious beach to you, no matter where you are, inside or out. Warm yourself in front of our cosy combustion fire or enjoy alfresco living on the spacious deck and take in the spectacular views. Floor to ceiling windows allow you to enjoy sensational beach views from all living, dining and kitchen areas and main bedroom. Enjoy the outdoors in all seasons!
Open living areas are spacious, light and airy with TWO COSY COMFORTABLE LOUNGE AREAS; one with TV and hi-fi and the other with cosy combustion heater. Adults can enjoy some space in one living area whilst children enjoy a DVD or play games in another.
Enjoy drinks and alfresco dining on the spacious elevated deck while you take in superb views of Penneshaw Beach and Backstairs Passage to the mainland.
The 3 bedrooms accommodate 8 people. Two bedrooms have queen beds and the third bedroom has two sets of bunks. All beds have pillows and doonas.
We offer a newly renovated well equipped kitchen with everything the discerning cook needs.
Newly renovated fully equipped laundry.
Bathroom, toilet (2 toilets) and outside hot/cold shower
Western's Rest adjoins a council reserve, which allows plenty of car/boat parking and room for the kids to kick a ball and play games.
Other features include:
Cosy effective combustion heater with firewood supplied.
Brand new split system aircondtioning.
CD, DVD and book library
Full Laundry facilities.
Enjoy our resident fairy penguins, wallabies and birds.
Situated on the northeast coast of the island, Penneshaw is a beautiful seaside village with superb views across Backstairs Passage to the mainland. Sealink Ferry Terminal is a 5 minute walk from Western's rest. North facing Western's Rest is elevated and overlooks pristine Penneshaw bay and Backstairs Passage. It is an easy 1 minute walk to the beach which is perfect for swimming, kayaking, snorkelling, sailing, windsurfing and fishing. It is an ideal location for relaxing and organising island tours. Enjoy the local penguins, birdlife and wallabies from the deck!
NO NEED FOR CAR! 5 Minute walk to ferry and shops. Walk to Sealink Office to book island tours!
To book your ferry to Kangaroo Island contact: Sealink
The best car hire for the island is Budget Rental
Pristine swimming beach with crystal clear waters
Abundant wildlife including resident fairy penguins and wallabies
Penguin Tour Centre
Conservation Park walking trails
Excellent fishing off jetty and at Christmas Cove
Maritime and Folk Museum
Tennis courts, Mini Golf, Golf course
Restaurants/ cafes, fast food outlets
7 day supermarket and liquor outlet
Art and crafts
Cape Willoughby Lighthouse, Antechamber Bay. Chapman River,
Windmill Bay, Prospect Hill, Pennington Bay
Gateway Information Centre in the heart of Penneshaw