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Di's Place

Condo/Apartment -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 9
Coober Pedy, South Australia
Relax after a long journey in the comfortable and quiet serenity of underground accommodation. This beautiful dugout is located in a safe quiet area of town. Sleeping 9 it has 3 b/rooms, a large BBQ area, internet, spa and ample room for parking many vehicles. Renowned for its rock and timber work it is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful dugouts in Coober Pedy. It exudes a lovely atmosphere with each weave and turn throughout. One of the first feelings you will experience is the temperature. Dugout temperatures remain relatively constant, regardless of the season, at a temperature between 20-24 degrees Celsius. All the comforts of home are provided including linen, internet, fans, a BBQ, laundry, full kitchen ,coffee pod machine for the perfect wake up, and enen a noodling pit for the kids. This spacious dugout suits everyone whether t... Read more
Listing #FKN9474708
About the Owner
Diane S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2017
Interaction with guests
I like to greet my guests and familiarise them with the dugout. It also offers an opportunity to advise and/or answer questions relating to Coober Pedy and its surrounding areas. I am also happy, however, to leave a key in the door, allowing my guests the freedom of checking in at their own pace. Comunication is important, just let me know your preference by messaging me with any requests and check in times I live next door so available if required :-)
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

An excellent underground residence- well equipped with comfortable beds, quirky design and a helpful, friendly and accommodating owner (Di). Perfect as a pet friendly accommodation in Coober Pedy and would thoroughly recommend.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Dom_Upton
Reviewed July 22, 2018

So much fun. Great dugout. Big and meandering. Spa, 3 bedroom and plenty of nooks and crannies. Well supplied with coffee, milk some wine and nibbles. Di is wonderful and nothing is too much trouble. We want to go back!

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank z4321
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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Di's place and couldn't be happier. This dugout is one of the most interesting places Ive ever stayed. Di made sure we had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. The place was extremely clean and tidy. Would not hesitate to recomend,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Greg B
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (9)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    1 Sofa
    1 Twin
    2 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: C$96 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Coober Pedy is unique, steeped in history of opal mining and outback. As opal capital of the world it hosts beautiful shops, to buy and browse. Learn about opal and wonder at the different styles of mining, both old and modern by visiting mines. Other attractions include underground churches, the famous dog fence, (longest fence in the world), the painted desert, the moon planes and cultural shops. Take the time to check out our beautiful night sky, and a glass of wine or beer at the breakaways on sunset is always a great way to conclude the day. There are also many different tours available to learn of the history of our fabulous multi cultural town and surrounding outback. Disdugoutscooberpedy for more info.
Getting around
The dugout is 2.5km from town centre so you really do need a vehicle to get around. I do have an old vehicle I lend out for those of you coming by air and I am more happy to provide a pick and drop off at the airport, which is 5km from here.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Coober Pedy Airport: 5.0 km
GPS will take you there. The address was changed many years ago so do make sure your gps is up to date. Google and Apple maps are great.

For those who do not bother with technology, why not you are on holidays after all :-)

Take the main entrance into town, Hutchison Street. Drive through town, past IGA and turn LEFT at Bulls Garage onto 17 mile Rd. Drive approx.
1 km and turn right at the traffic islands (2nd bitumen Rd right) onto North-West Ridge.
Drive 1 km and turn right onto Thrower Close just after the T Junction sign. Drive 95 metres and turn into the driveway through the colourbond fence then drive straight ahead to the fence with Di's Place, a goanna and 76 on it.
Be aware the carport only has a 2.2 metre clearance. There is another carport just in front othe...
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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