Kangaroo Cool - Uncharted Outposts Offers a Special Deal on New Southern Ocean Lodge
KANGAROO ISLAND'S FIRST LUXURY LODGE
Imagine a lodge designed to float on the landscape, where every consideration has been given to navigating the fine balance between nature, comfort and contemporary style. A dream where nature and luxury meld into one.
Destined to become a South Australian icon, Southern Ocean Lodge is designed as a sanctuary of comfort, style and personal intimacy - redefining the Australian standard. With aims to be Australia's leading example of sustainable tourism accommodation, the Lodge will provide a level of style, sophistication and exclusivity not currently found on Kangaroo Island.
This is Southern Ocean Lodge, Kangaroo Island's first luxury lodge and Uncharted Outposts Safari & Travel Company is thrilled to offer the amazing introductory offer:
Valid from 1 March 2008 - November 30, 2008 Stay for 3 nights but only pay for 2 at Australia's newest and most stylish eco lodge on Kangaroo Island in South Australia!
Kangaroo Island - One of Earth's Last Unspoiled Refuges
* Kangaroo Island, being Australia's third largest, covers some 4,500 sq km and offers the best of the mainland on a smaller scale. Rimmed by spectacular coastline with contrasting classic bush interiors, the Island is renowned as nature's wonderland, brimming with diverse wildlife and natural beauty.
* With 21 national and conservation parks, Kangaroo Island has established itself as a premiere destination for nature lovers of all types.
* Opportunities for exploration and adventure abound.
* Kangaroo Island's prolific wildlife includes penguins, Australian sea lions, New Zealand fur seals, varied birdlife and echidnas, all reveling in the protected environs.
* The Island's heritage, burgeoning food and wine culture and welcoming local community make this a very special place to visit.
Southern Ocean Lodge
An iconic Lodge requires an iconic site. Located at secluded Hanson Bay, on the Island's south west coast, the promise of exclusivity is immediate. A cathedral of arched native trees line the entry, immersing guests in the
bird song and mystery of the bush surrounds. The Lodge appears as though by magic, at one with the landscape, but a greater surprise awaits… the spectacular Southern Ocean is revealed in all its magnificent glory.
Set in natural bush land, Southern Ocean Lodge overlooks a dramatic section of coastline. Rugged cliffs, wild ocean, white beaches and virtually untouched native vegetation are complimented by an ecological design andorganic luxe interiors.
Ever sensitive to the precious landscape on which it balances, the Lodge will allow visitors to experience the coastal wilderness and plentiful wildlife - for which Kangaroo Island is renowned - in impeccable style.
The Lodge site adjoins two National parks and is at the heart of the Island's major attractions including Flinders Chase and the Remarkable Rocks.
With aspirations to be a South Australian culinary landmark, the Lodge Restaurant will showcase the freshest Island and local seasonal produce with a convivial open bar and walk-in cellar. A spectacular sweeping panorama of Hanson Bay provides a dramatic backdrop for savoring the Lodge's contemporary menus, whilst elegant interiors and personal service will ensure a memorable dining experience. It is no wonder the Island has a dynamic food and wine culture, gaining recognition worldwide. Pure Ligurian honey, exceptional seafood, cheese, olive oil. there is no shortage of gastronomic temptations! The Island is also one of South Australia's newest wine regions, home to more than 30 growers and 18 labels. Southern Ocean Lodge will take full advantage of such fabulous local cuisine, showcasing Island fare on the restaurant menu.
Southern Ocean Lodge will be an architectural destination in its own right. The building appears to float on the landscape and features an environmental design with very low visual impact.
A signature palette of materials - primarily local limestone, recycled timbers and glass - blend seamlessly with the landscape. Combined with designer furnishings and custom artworks, the Lodge aesthetic is fresh and contemporary with a glamorous undertone. From the grandeur of the Great Room to the subtle indulgence of their suite, guests will feel immersed in the spectacular surroundings.
Architect Max Pritchard has a national reputation for his distinctive
architecture, sensitive to location and climate. To complement his design
and environmental credentials, Max also brings to the project his
understanding of the location - he was born and raised on Kangaroo Island.
Perched remotely on a dramatic cliff top, Southern Ocean Lodge Spa Retreat will be an intimate and private oasis of calm set amongst coastal drama. A signature spa menu will offer a range of traditional and cutting edge treatments. A steam room, bath and spa cuisine program will compliment an international spa design showcase. Combined with the cleanest air from Antarctica highly oxygenized from the pounding surf, the spa will provide a pure natural environment in which to rejuvenate and relax.
Experiences & Adventures
Southern Ocean Lodge is located at the heart of Kangaroo Island's major
attractions. The area abounds with pursuits from the energetic to the sublimely relaxed. Resident naturalist staff will be on hand to provide guided coastal adventures, local touring and interpretive presentations - all included in the tariff. The Lodge will also work with local tour operators to offer variety of charter based touring including traditional highlights and new adventures.
Other activity options include coastal trekking expeditions, Flinders Chase focused adventures, food and wine experiences, beach fishing, aerial tours, kayaking, mountain biking, nocturnal tours, surfing for enthusiasts, wildlife viewing, marine zodiac adventures and star gazing.
Book with Uncharted Outposts and receive the following Bonus Inclusions with this special offer:
-A bottle of Bollinger Champagne on arrival
-Guaranteed Upgrade to next suite category
-A $100 Southern Spa treatment voucher
Accommodation cost is based on a per person per night basis and is inclusive
of the following:
* Gourmet breakfast, light lunch, 4-course dinner with inspired daily
* Selected Alcoholic beverages
* Exceptional guided adventures and experiences
* Minimum 2 nights stay applies to all bookings
* Extra person rates apply when staying in same suite with minimum of
* Minimum occupancy of 4 persons in Ocean Family Suite (2 adults and
* Child rate applies ages 6-17 years
* Southern Ocean Lodge does not cater to children under 6 years of age