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The Lookout Cave Underground Motel

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13/06/2017 14/06/2017
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Berwick, Victoria
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wow, from the moment we walked in I fell in love with this place. The staff were amazingly friendly and accommodating and the location is definitely the best in town! We are a family of 5 and stayed in a room with a main bed, bunks and a single bed. The rooms are so clean and we loved the underground...

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Melbourne, Australia
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We could not fault anything. The staff were very warm, friendly and helpful on arrival and check in. The rooms are generous in size, gorgeous ambience, and very comfortable. We slept in due to the quietness, the darkness and and comfort of the bed. We were in no hurry that day therefore the sleep in was refreshing.

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lookoutcave, Owner at The Lookout Cave Underground Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I hope your next stay and just around the corner. Call us if there is anything we can help you with.

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Excellent hotel, lovely furnishing and felt luxurious. Only let down was a power cut which was not the hotels fault but apparently happens quite regularly but despite staff still being on site no one checked to see if we're ok or provided torches etc as you can imagine a cave is pitch black- perhaps something to consider for future.

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Thank Amy R
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My friend and I enjoyed our stay at the Lookout Cave immensely. The staff/owners were very friendly and helpful. The room was ample size, beds comfortable, wifi worked. All in all a great stay and we would recommend it as a place to stay in Coober Pedy.

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Thank Diane W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has lots of good reviews, certainly has some very good points. We didn't get the friendly welcome so maybe just bad timing, who knows. We just got the 'have you booked' without a smile. Maybe we didn't look like we could afford it. That wasn't a great start though. Nice bed and linen. Good to have a kitchen....

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Thank Caro C
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I looked on Trip Advisor to choose this accommodation. I wanted to stay underground which this place is. It is not an old mine and has been purpose built. It is not in the center of town which makes it quiet. However it is close to the IGA and other amenities. Nick the host was very welcoming showing me the...

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Thank George N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for two nights and were very happy!!! Beautiful underground setting and the rooms were very clean! Staff friendly and helpful. It's also really close to everything. Has a great lookout on the roof that overlooked Coober Pedy and the breakaways. Highly recommended

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Thank Damian U
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our Queen Superior room was lovely, the staff were super helpful and very friendly! The bare rock walls were stunningly beautiful, the amenities were very well-appointed and it was quite modern, despite the bare rock. It takes built-in wardrobes to a new level! It was an excellent experience all round!

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Thank Pete B
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ticked one off the bucket list. Great place to stay, possibly the best night's sleep ever in a motel. Very friendly and very capable staff. Can organise tours and have great local knowledge. Highly recommended

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely rooms and very helpful staff- All of The rooms are the real deal ie underground. They are reasonably spacious too. Exceptionally clean and well appointed The owner/ manager goes out of his way to help with planning our itinerary and suggesting the best points of interest in Coober Peddy Very affordable too

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lookout Cave is a family owned and operated Underground Motel, providing guests with a warm &welcoming atmosphere.Located minutes from the town centre the Lookout Cave is situated on a hillside in a secure and quietlocation with views over looking Coober Pedy.The Motel features 18 underground guestrooms including one & two bedroom self-contained units. Allrooms are equipped with a bar fridge, 32” LED TV, kettle, toaster and include a private en-suite with toiletand shower.Immerse yourself with ochre-lit skies across the vast desert landscape that continues as far as the eyecan see.Coober Pedy is a resource of hidden treasures; we encourage you to explore and discover a unique outback experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lookout Cave Underground Motel

Address: 1141 McKenzie CL | P.O. Box 79, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Coober Pedy
Price Range: $132 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lookout Cave Underground Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Underground rooms are fabulous and you have to go to the lookout!”
Barbielou76, 27 May 2017 | Read review
“Room with a outside door for sunlight”
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“I am assuming all rooms offer the same high standards. We did not hear any outside noise, corridor noise or guest noise.”
Joanne395, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room that has been renovated.”
AsiaSpecialistNL, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are all underground. However you have a 360 view of the city if you climb to the top of the "rock" it is built in.”
Riddickgirl, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
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