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Kestrel Downs, American River

Kestrel Downs is a three bedroom colonial style home, designed for year round comfort. Situated on 40 hectares of rolling hills, it is set in secluded bushland with panoramic views of American River, Pelican Lagoon and the Southern Ocean. It is two kilometres from beautiful Pennington Bay and seven kilometres from the scenic American River township – an ideal base from which to experience the wonderful opportunities for swimming, surfing, fishing and exploring the tranquil northern and rugged southern coastline of Kangaroo Island.

Accommodation Options


Two queen size beds and two single beds.

Activites and Experiences at Kestrel Downs

  • Birdwatching
  • Sightseeing
  • Animal Viewing
  • Wholesale
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Car park
  • Iron
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Wood Heater/Pot Belly
  • Beach
  • Fishing
  • Flora and Fauna
  • Relaxation
  • Wildlife
  • English English
  • English
  • Adult Getaway
  • Family
  • Self-Drive
  • Cheques By Arrangement
  • 3 Stars THREE STAR
  • Blankets
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Cooking Facilities – FULL
  • Crockery/Cutlery
  • Refrigerator
  • Heating
  • Insect screens
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Microwave oven
  • Telephone
  • Stereo/CD player
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities
  • Television
  • Video Cassette Recorder

Tours In American River

Experience some of the tours options around American River.

Map of American River

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