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Stayed two nights at the Desert Cave. Very welcoming staff, truly amazing building and underground rooms.
Chef Leo provided world-class food, both at breakfast and dinner with spectacular presentation, local flavours and a superb menu choice.
A fantastic experience, both for business and family stays.
This hotel is right in the centre of town. Most attractions are within walking distance. There is a museum, restaurant, bar and swimming pool on site. Museum was very informative. We did not eat or drink there as it was a bit pricey. The pool...More
Response from DCH_Management, Front Office Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 4 days ago
Thanks for your great review. Desert Cave is very central and we give a unique Coober Pedy experience.
Customer service and hotel staff are great, very accommodating.
Hotel is quite dated and really needs updating. The towels are probably 10 years old, not in a good way either.
People should also be aware that rooms are not underground either, they are dugouts with...More
Response from DCH_Management, Front Office Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 5 days ago
Thanks for your great review of the staff and service.
The rooms are designed to reflect the genuine living conditions of the cooper pedy miners, but do have the added facilities of running water, shower and toilet facilities. The ventilation in the rooms can be...More
We stayed one night here in an underground room. it was a beautiful hotel. Very roomy, with comfortable beds. No air conditioner but had fans. It was overly dark of course so needed to leave bathroom light on to find bathroom if needed. Staff was...More
Response from DCH_Management, Front Office Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 3 weeks ago
Glad you enjoyed your stay, Please feel free to return
Hey, it was hot! So we were disappointed with our dugout room with only a fan...found it to be stuffy with poor air quality. However, we didn't spend much time in the room. Hotel is in the center of town, has a helpful staff, and...More
Thank Beth B
Response from DCH_Management, Front Office Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 4 weeks ago
Nice to read that you enjoyed your stay at the Desert Cave Hotel.
The season is very hot and we are investigating ways to increase air flow to the underground rooms. The temperature in the rooms remains fairly constant during the year but...More