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The Beach Shack, Emu Bay Kangaroo Island

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The Beach Shack, Emu Bay Kangaroo Island

8 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
1 bath
8 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
1 bath
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the lockbox.

The Beach Shack is one of only a few absolute beachfront houses at Emu Bay where you can walk a few steps down a private rockpath directly onto the beach.
Set amongst native bushland, adjacent to coastal reserve, on the crest of the sand dune with a large deck and total magnificent Bay views from jetty to headland.
A comfortable 3 bedroom residence with all the modcons and outside cooking, dining and lounge.
Enjoy the wildlife, resident penguins, seaviews, night skies and sounds of the waves.


Air conditioning
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 3
2 bunk beds

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox


20 Reviews

Jeff User Profile
July 2017
The Beach Shack is absolutely beautiful, and the location is hard to beat. We really enjoyed all of the unique items decorating the house as well that have clearly been collected by the owners over many decades. Communication with the host was limited but very clear and efficient…
Astha User Profile
July 2018
Highly recommended if you plan to stay at Kangaroo Island. Amazing location, beautiful house with warmth of a holiday home! Christine was lovely to interact with. Not to be missed.
Haanah User Profile
June 2018
Staying in Emu bay was great. Such a cosy house with a lot of space. We saw Penguins every night. It was amazing. We caught 6 squid right out the front of the house.
Kristin User Profile
May 2018
The cottage is as described. Communication, check-in and check-out is easy. The provided information on the cottage and the island were detailed. Highly appreciated. The location is just gorgeous, next to the beach and within the beautiful nature (little noisy penguins included :…
Brie User Profile
April 2018
Beautiful location, the beach, sitting on the deck was our favourite spot in the morning & evening. Kids loved it. Large kitchen made it perfect for our two families, plus the lounge area for the kids meant they could wind down while us adults enjoyed the sunsets. Close to Kingsc…
Sue User Profile
April 2018
This home is comfortable and clean, and has the added attraction of penguins living under the decking! Stunning views over Emu Bay, not far from Kingscote (but too far with fish and chips!), and handy for all points on the northern part of the Island. Would be great in summer, bu…
Barbara User Profile
February 2018
This space is great for a crowd with a great location, beautiful deck and amazing beach. It has a very close neighbour to the left but otherwise very secluded. You will need to bring the basics with you but the kitchen is well stocked, a lovely big oven and espresso machine, but …

Hosted by Christine

Emu Bay, AustraliaJoined in March 2012
Christine User Profile
197 Reviews
We look forward to sharing our beautiful Island paradise with visitors from far and wide.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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