Ecopia Retreat is a luxury eco-retreat set on Kangaroo Island, one of Australia’s most spectacular wilderness destinations. Each contemporary rammed-earth villa offers sweeping panoramic views of the natural surroundings and is equipped with a solar energy system and pure rainwater supply.
Owners Rob and Yael share a love for immersive experiences, nature-based travel, eco-conscious and sustainable living. Like-minded travellers will love the luxury accommodations where you can truly relax, restore your wellbeing and be inspired by authentic Kangaroo Island.
Explore the 60-hectare property with exclusive access to the Eleanor River and the stunning inland habitats of Kangaroo Island, home to kangaroos, koalas, heath monitors and glossy black cockatoos. You can also help preserve this unique wilderness by taking part in the sanctuary’s tree-planting and wildlife monitoring programs.
Ecopia is situated right at the heart of Kangaroo Island, providing an ideal base for exploring the island’s many attractions – be sure to visit Seal Bay’s sea lion colony or take a day trip to Flinders Chase National Park.
Robert Clements and Yael Katz are the owners of Ecopia Retreat, a property situated in Seddon, Kangaroo Island off South Australia. The property is a dedicated wildlife sanctuary and luxury off-grid eco-accommodation with a focus on nature-based experiences.
Vegetation is characterized by native grasslands and eucalypt woodland dominated by cup gum (Eucalyptus cosmophylla), pink gum (E. fasciculosa), blue gum (E. leucoxylon) and Xanthorrhoea species.
A wide array of wildlife is present including Kangaroo Island kangaroos (Macropus fuliginosus fuliginosus), tammar wallabies (Macropus eugenii), koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus), brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula), short-beaked echidnas (Tachyglossus aculeatus), heath monitors (Varanus rosenbergi) and an endangered subspecies of the glossy black cockatoo (Calyptorhynchus lathami halmaturinus).