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    Desert Cave Hotel

    Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
    011 61 8 8646 5607
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    • Excellent25%
    • Very good43%
    • Average20%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible3%
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    “above ground” (30 reviews)
    “no lift” (4 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 221 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    It's true that the underground hotels are actually cooler than you'd think. The hotel is more built into the side of a rock than what you'd traditionally think of as underground. There is a pool and wifi (though I couldn't get the wifi in my...More

    Thank walkaboutography
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had an underground room and found that bits of the walls and ceiling were constantly falling off. The hotel don't tell people that but I wanted to let other people know because the very fine dust particles, which must be floating in the air...More

    Thank RedPanda27
    Response from DCH_Management, Front Office Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 1 week ago

    We are very sorry that you found the room did not meet our normal standard. The underground rooms do maintain a constant temperature and are the most favored option for a stay. Coober Pedy was without power due to an electrical storm during your stay...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Wunderbarerer Zweitagetrip nach Coober Pedy! Awful! Never forget! Rent a car at the reception. Transfer to the airport no problem! Nice people. Great point: have visited the underground church 💕 That’s a good accommodation

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

    Thanks for your review its great to hear you had a great stay with us

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Room was adequate, some power points failed. This place needs a good refurbishment, to get to the restaurant you HAVE to climb several steep flights of stairs, no lift available but don't bother as the food despite being pricey was substandard.More

    Thank gorjeni
    Response from Terence J, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    I am sorry your stay with us was not up to standard, have had all power points & power cords checked and tag over your period of stay so will check into this. We take pride in the service we offer and will past on...More

    Reviewed 23 October 2017

    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 31 October 2017

    Thank you for your Review it great to here your comments

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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
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    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
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    • US$94 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • Coober Pedy
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    • Desert Cave 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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    "Dont get an underground room unless you are prepared for bits to fall from walls and ceiling."
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    "Try one of the other Coober Pedy offerings"
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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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