Vivonne Bay Lodge 

Backpacker Hostel Accommodation on Kangaroo Island

Available to book on its own or as part of a Self-Drive Package.
You can also stay at Vivonne Bay Lodge as part of a Kangaroo Island Adventure Tour

Location

Vivonne Bay Lodge, on Knofel Drive in Vivonne Bay, is located on 206 hectares of bushland, with 1 kilometre of beach frontage and 10 kilometres of sign posted walking and biking trails. Vivonne Bay is situated on the South Coast of Kangaroo Island, and is centrally located to many of Kangaroo Island's top attractions and activities. Vivonne Bay Lodge is a fantastic choice for your Kangaroo Island accommodation.

There's abundant wildlife and native vegetation throughout the property, with recreational and barbecue facilities. Private rooms cater for up to four people with shared bathroom facilities and free Wi-Fi. Adventure tickets are complimentary that include use of bikes, kayaks and sandboards (excludes sandboard levy at Little Sahara).

Accommodation

Vivonne Bay Lodge comprises comfortable, modern dormitory, twin and four-share rooms with 34 beds all together. All rooms share modern communal bathroom facilities. Rooms available are;

  • 4 private rooms - either king and a bunk or 2 singles and a bunk (Bed Linen & Bath Towels included)
  • 1 double private room - either King or 2 singles (Bed Linen & Bath Towels included)

Vivonne Bay Lodge accommodates a regular adventure touring program in two dorms. Whilst the bedrooms are separate, you may be sharing communal areas including the kitchen/lounge and outdoor deck area.

Pricing

Pricing starts at $120 per room per night. Private rooms and dormitory upgrades are also available. You can securely book-online or call SeaLink's helpful Adelaide based Sales Centre on 13 13 01. All prices are in Australian Dollars.

 

Private Room

Includes continental breakfast. Private Room Sleeps up to 4 people.
Choose from a king and a bunk or 2 singles and a bunk, linen included.

$120/room

Double Private Room

Includes continental breakfast.
Choose from a king or 2 singles, linen included.

$120/room

Features & Facilities

  • Bar Facilities
  • Barbeque area with BBQ & cooking utensils, condiments, crockery & cutlery
  • Breakfast Provisions
  • Off Street Parking
  • Fresh drinking water
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Barbeque Packs (pre-order at additional cost)
  • Communal Lounge
  • Boat parking
  • No Pets
  • Bush Surrounds with wildlife
  • FREE Adventure Ticket (Use of kayaks, bikes & sandboards - excludes sandboard levy at Little Sahara)
  • Microwave
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Events & Functions catered for

Eat & Drink

Vivonne Bay Lodge is relatively isolated from supermarkets, although the Vivonne Bay General Store is within walking distance for snacks and drinks and they do a good burger!

Continental breakfast is available at Vivonne Bay Lodge from 6.30am - 9am. For lunch and dinner we can offer BBQ and salad packs for purchase to cook on one of our BBQs. From $16 per person these delicious fresh packs include an assortment of BBQ meats and salads that change daily.

Alcohol, non-alcoholic drinks and snacks can be purchased on site from the bar situated on the deck area.

Activities

Vivonne Bay Lodge is the perfect location for a range of activities and the perfect base to explore Kangaroo Island. Vivonne Bay is a 6km, curved, sandy beach which is superb for picnics, beachcombing, swimming, surfing and fishing. Safe swimming areas can be found around the Harriet River mouth to the jetty or the sandy-bottomed Harriet River. Fantastic fishing spots at Vivonne Bay include the jetty, beach, from a boat or the Harriet River mouth.

There are several walking tracks and trails throughout the property, including two that take you directly to the beach front. Vivonne Bay Lodge also provides bikes for guests to use around the various tracks on the property and also kayaks for use on the nearby Harriet River and sandboards to take to the slopes of Little Sahara sand dunes.

To make a booking or for more information please book, enquire or email [email protected]

Vivonne Bay Lodge on Channel 7's SA Life

Briony Hume, from SA Life, looks at Vivonne Bay Lodge's accommodation in Vivonne Bay on Kangaroo Island. "An excellent place to stay that won't break the bank".

Kangaroo Island Self-Drive Backpacker Packages

Self Drive Packages

Thinking about taking your own car to Kangaroo Island or hiring a car on island? 

There's something really special about arriving on Kangaroo Island by ferry and bringing your own car. You’ll enjoy the sense of freedom that discovering the island at your own pace gives you. Vivonne Bay Lodge is centrally located on the south coast and close to many of the major attractions. The Vivonne Bay Lodge 2 Day/1 Night Self Drive Package is available from $147.50pp and includes Ferry Travel, Accommodation and Breakfast!

Use the booking and enquiry options below or call us on 13 13 01 to speak to a knowledgeable tour expert about your trip.

Don't have your own car? Car hire is available as part of the Hire Car pakage below. Hire cars are supplied by Budget Rent-A-Car Kangaroo Island based in the SeaLink Ferry Terminal in Penneshaw.

All Self-Drive Packages include

  • Accommodation in a Private Room at Vivonne Bay Lodge (Linen included)
  • Continental breakfast daily from 6:30am – 9:00am
  • Complimentary Adventure Ticket (Use of kayaks, bikes & sandboards - excludes sandboard levy at Little Sahara)

Own Car Self-Drive Inclusion

  • Return ferry for up to 4 adults and one standard vehicle (up to 5m)

Hire Car Self-Drive Inclusion

  • Return SeaLink Coach and Ferry transfers for up to 4 adults
  • Budget Rent-A-Car Kangaroo Island (Group C) car hire for the duration of your stay

Own Car - Prices are Adult per person (AU$)

Enquire
Package Options 4 Share 3 Share 2 Share Single
2 Day / 1 Night Ferry & Accommodation Package (Tour Code: SOBP2) $147.50 $170.66 $217 $356
3 Day / 2 Night Ferry & Accommodation Package (Tour Code: SOBP3) $177.50 $210.66 $277 $476

Own Car Prices valid from 1st of April 2016 to 31st of March 2017, for other dates please enquire.

Hire Car - Prices are Adult per person (AU$)

Enquire
Package Options 4 Share 3 Share 2 Share Single
2 Day / 1 Night Ferry, Hire Car & Accommodation Package (Tour Code: SHBP2) $236 $274 $350 $578
3 Day / 2 Night Ferry, Hire Car & Accommodation Package (Tour Code: SHBP3) $308 $370 $494 $866

Hire Car options include a standard car hire rates using Budget Rent-A-Car Kangaroo Island. Complimentary use of sandboards (excludes a sandboard levy payable at Little Sahara). Prices valid for bookings and travel from 1st April 2016 until 31st March 2017. For travel on other dates, please enquire.

Own Car - Prices are Adult per person (AU$)

Enquire
2 Day Ferry & Accommodation Package
4 Share $147.50
3 Share $170.66
2 Share $217
Single $356
3 Day Ferry & Accommodation Package
4 Share $177.50
3 Share $210.66
2 Share $277
Single $476

Own Car Prices valid from 1st of April 2016 to 31st of March 2017, for other dates please enquire.

Hire Car - Prices are Adult per person (AU$)

Enquire
2 Day Ferry, Hire Car & Accommodation Package
4 Share $236
3 Share $274
2 Share $350
Single $578
3 Day Ferry, Hire Car & Accommodation Package
4 Share $308
3 Share $370
2 Share $494
Single $866

Hire Car options include a standard car hire rates using Budget Rent-A-Car Kangaroo Island. Prices valid for bookings and travel from 1st April 2016 until 31st March 2017. For travel on other dates, please enquire.