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    Desert Cave Hotel

    Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
    011 61 8 8646 5607
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good44%
    • Average19%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible3%
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    “above ground” (30 reviews)
    “no lift” (3 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 217 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The room was acceptable, and easy to access (We wanted above ground) but for the cost, it was pretty ordinary. We had lunch in the Crystal Cave cafe, which was a pleasant surprise - it was very nice, and the service was excellent. There is...More

    Thank Jean D
    Response from Terence J, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your Review it great to here your comments

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We booked one of the underground rooms which was large with a decent bathroom ut a bit on the pricy side. Once the lights were out though it was really strange as there was no light at all and even after dawn nothing to wake...More

    Thank Maxim3m
    Response from Terence J, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your comments, the underground rooms are an experience for all to try.

    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    We stayed in an underground room and loved it! The bathroom needed a little upgrading, and the tiling finished, however this was not an issue as we loved the whole experience. Breakfast Tip: Make sure you visit their cafe for breakfast. $15 per person for...More

    Thank L0ve2H0liday
    Response from Terence J, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 11 October 2017

    Thank you for your Review

    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    A perfectly located hotel, with very friendly staff. Great amenities for your stay. Easy to walk to all parts of town. Eat in ,or dine out. Large room,with all you need. There is an underground shop,and displays of how opals are mined,and the history of...More

    Thank Barbara W
    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    My room was upstairs and overlooked the side street which was very quiet. The room was HUGE, the bed was very comfortable and the shower was a challenge. The shower whilst hot fluctuated between scalding and freezing with a few seconds of good temperature and...More

    Thank 497kymb
    Comfort Inn CooberPedy Experience
    159 reviews
    #3 of 7 hotels in Coober Pedy
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    Mud Hut Motel
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    The Lookout Cave Underground Motel
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    Opal Inn
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    #7 of 7 hotels in Coober Pedy
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$120 - US$209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Coober Pedy
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    Opposite1114
    23 September 2014|
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    Response from Jim F | Reviewed this property |
    I am not sure, as we were travelling in a tour bus.
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    "underground room a must to get some of the Coober Pedy experience"
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    "An underground room for sure!"
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    "I chose an above ground room, with balcony"
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    "request a quiet room"
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