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Faversham, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Considering this is in the middle of a very harsh environment the standard is good. Lovely expected welcome from staff who make the stay as comfy as possible. Lovely airy restaurant attached to nearby cabins. Watch out for critters and keep door to cabin closed as much as possible. Second visit here Well done to the staff.

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Thank peeneff
Cooma, Australia
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My father and I stayed here in April 2016 he been 86 just loved the place as I did. We would have liked to have stayed longer. I don't know what people expect our room was more then comfy and clean. Yes there was scale from bore water that's what happens. We had a burger for tea it was yummy... More 

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Thank zetahedger
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Last night of our 2 week family holiday, just driven 9 hours, stopped in at Glendambo to see if they had a room for 4. No problem at all room was clean and fresh, went to bar for a nice cold drink, met the couple who was managing the place. They made our family feel so welcome, they even sat... More 

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Thank lknighty2016
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Camped last night in an unpowered site. Went to the pub for dinner and was very impressed with the quality and price of the food. The food being better than a lot of big city pubs. We will be back next time we are passing through!

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1 Thank Jacinda C
Adelaide, Australia
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253 reviews
85 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This is far from being an "exotic oasis", but places like this in outback Australia need to be supported! The caravan park is open and spacious; ablution blocks need lots of attention (which seems to have been started) to match the great hot water! The pub needs a spruce up to match the great pub food (cooked by the receptionist,... More 

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Thank Matthew L
Kerry S, Manager at Glendambo Hotel Motel, responded to this review

Hi and thanks for your review, yes my receptionist is a little gem who is also a great cook and does a fantastic job when I am away! We are working on the job of upgrading our facilities which is a work in progress and takes time given our resources and location, but we are getting there, so thanks for... More 

Ulladulla, Australia
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85 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We pulled into Glendambo, our site was good and quite level, it had enough room between sites. The generator was no problem. We went to the hotel for a drink with a couple we met there, it was very enjoyable and on the whole is just fine for a stopover

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Thank CynthiaT286
South Australia, Australia
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Been here with a family of four, quiet spot, good staff and food in the restaurant. Ok for an overnight stay. The rooms are quite basic in the motel section. Facilities need a facelift, becoming run down and looking tired.

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Thank _sharonlee001
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

While returning to Adelaide from Alice Springs if you want to get away from the busyness of Coober Pedy, especially during peak tourist season I recommend staying here. Very basic rooms similar to the Opal Inn in Coober Pedy the only difference is Glendambo hasn't got TV's in their motel rooms but Telstra mobile coverage is great here if you... More 

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2 Thank Kyla W
Adelaide, Australia
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27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

After reading the reviews I wasn't expecting much and we didn't get much. Our room had dirty carpets and grubby tiles but it was better than camping out in the cold and wet. The room had a good heater and electric blanket which was nice. The restaurant however was freezing and understand it would be difficult to warm such a... More 

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1 Thank Croweaters2014
Bendigo, Australia
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22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My Sister & I made an unplanned stop after having a slight problem with our car. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Glendambo. So much so that we also stayed on our return visit. It is an outback experience so you will pay for it. You will also need to remember that they rely on bore water so you can... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Glendambo Hotel Motel

Address: Stuart St | Glendambo, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Coober Pedy
Number of rooms: 40
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“My room was poor, so maybe a different room may have been better”
 of 5 bubbles Mark_Blunden, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Arrive early for the best spot”
 of 5 bubbles geoffreya369, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“avoid completely”
 of 5 bubbles Mickygas, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“end units have great views”
 of 5 bubbles 923mickd, 20 Nov 2015 | Read review
“want good water pressure in the shower? pick your time well - the pressure goes down if other hotel units are using water.”
 of 5 bubbles 118danielj, 14 Aug 2015 | Read review
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