Looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life? Then a romantic stay on Kangaroo Island is just what you need! This beautiful island off the coast of South Australia is the perfect place to relax and reconnect with your loved one. With its stunning beaches, lush forests and abundance of wildlife, Kangaroo Island is sure to make your heart flutter.
One of the best things about Kangaroo Island is its stunning natural scenery. Whether you’re taking a walk on the beach or exploring the island’s forests, you’ll be surrounded by breathtaking views.
Flinders Chase National Park is a great place to see the true power of nature. After the 2020 bushfires ripped through this national park, it is amazing to see the regrowth of beautiful wildflowers throughout the vegetation. As the National Park is also set along the southern coast of Kangaroo Island, you can expect to see spectacular coastal views and plenty of wild Australian sea lions. How many can you spot from Admirals Arch and Cape du Couedic?
You’ll have the chance to see a variety of wildlife and birdlife in their natural habitat. This is a great opportunity to learn more about Australia’s unique wildlife and create some lasting memories.
Ecopia Retreat provides the perfect stay to appreciate the simple things in life and just enjoy each other’s company amongst the untouched Kangaroo Island nature. The retreat is the perfect mix of traditional home comforts and nature, with expansive windows helping you to feel at one with nature. It also helps that Ecopia Retreat is located in a private wildlife sanctuary! Just imagine an evening bath together, drinking local Kangaroo Island wine, overlooking the ‘roo’s passing by. You may also be lucky enough to see echidnas or koalas visiting too!
There are also plenty of romantic activities to enjoy on Kangaroo Island. Why not take a sunset stroll along the beach, enjoy a candlelit dinner or go for a scenic drive? Whatever you choose to do, you’re sure to create some cherished memories with your loved one.
Adventurous couples may choose to visit Little Sahara. Try your hand at sand-boarding, riding in a dune buggy or just get some epic shots together on the untouched, wind-swept sand dunes.
For those who prefer a more relaxed outing, visit Vivonne Bay for a swim in the striking blue waters, before wrapping up to enjoy a sunset with a picnic of local wines and produce, which can all be kindly provided by Ecopia Retreat for your stay.
So, if you’re looking for a romantic getaway that’s sure to be unforgettable, Ecopia Retreat is the place to start with, nestled perfectly between the popular attractions mentioned above. With its stunning scenery, immersion in nature and fun activities, this beautiful island is sure to make a perfect romantic getaway.
This post has been shared by Cloud Walks. Sarah & Marlie are two travel bloggers and van lifers who have been traveling around Australia for four years. Follow their adventures on Instagram or check out their blog for more guides on Australia and the world!