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Lake Cave

Caves Road, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
+61 8 9757 7411
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Travels with my Aunt

We had visited the Mammoth Cave earlier in the day and had been recommended this cave due to the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cheryl52Melbourne
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Melbourne
Spectacular cave

The tour guide was excellent. She was so enthusiastic about the cave and had so much knowledge to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Penelope P
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Lake Cave is a stunning crystal wonderland and the only cave in the Leeuwin-Naturaliste Ridge with a permanent lake. It acts as a mirror of infinite reflections that is truly magical. The cave is renowned for the ‘Suspended Table’ – a five tonne column of calcite that hangs from the ceiling just a few centimetres above the lake. The precinct features impressive retail, interpretative and cafe facilities. Located 25 kilometres south of Margaret River.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Caves Road, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
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+61 8 9757 7411
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had visited the Mammoth Cave earlier in the day and had been recommended this cave due to the reflective pool at the bottom. My aunt stayed above ground and I took the plunge down the 325 steep stairs to the bottom. Although this is...More

Thank Cheryl52Melbourne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour guide was excellent. She was so enthusiastic about the cave and had so much knowledge to share about the caves history and it's different formations. The actual cave beautiful. I'd never seen anything like it, and the light show in the cave really...More

Thank Penelope P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best cave I have ever seen discovered by TIM CONNOLLY. No two caves are the same. You might have heard this saying. Which is quite true. This cave is smaller in size but the beauty of that suspended table cannot explained in...More

Thank Aurang Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing place. Lots of stairs like you were entering a huge hole in the ground but definitely worth doing.

Thank Eve P
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are a few caves around here. Lake cave attraction is their still water and it has a mirror effect. As there are packages around, that is 2 caves or 3 caves for special price, you have to choose wisely. Mammoth cave specialty is the...More

Thank WongMeiLingMay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a beautiful and relaxing place. Our tour guide was amazing and what a wonderful experience when she turned off all the lights and we just listened to the sounds of the cave. Definitely worth the stair climb!

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place, it was our first cave visit and we loved every min of it. Stairs down into the cave is narrow, be sure to wear proper footwear. Will be great if you don't bring along bags and all.

Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent place to visit. Interesting and beautiful. Guide was excellent and knowledgeable. Well worth a visit and the 300 steps to climb.

Thank Paul W
YourMargaretRiver, Front Office Manager at Lake Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Paul W, Thanks for taking the time to post your feedback here on TripAdvisor. We’re always happy to hear about excellent visitor experiences at Lake Cave. Thanks again, and safe travels.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cave and the history behind it (both modern as well as deep geological) are stunning and incredibly interesting. The lighting effects are well done, and Scottish Karen was the best. The only downside were the other tourists, some of whom absolutely could not stop...More

Thank Jen M
YourMargaretRiver, Front Office Manager at Lake Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jen M, Thanks for sharing your experiences at Lake Cave. It sounds like you had an excellent time. All the best for your future travels.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an beautiful place! My first time doing a cave tour and it truly was amazing. The tour guide was very informative and friendly which made for a great experience. A must see when in Margaret River.

Thank Christopher B
YourMargaretRiver, Front Office Manager at Lake Cave, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Christopher B, Thanks for taking the time to share some valuable feedback on your visit to Lake Cave. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your tour. All the best for your future travels.

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san20sg
19 August 2017|
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Response from Megzi18 | Reviewed this property |
There are a lot of steps down and ok for an active 5 year old who doesn't mind walking. A bit much to carry him up and down I should think. There are benches to sit on at intervals down/up. As for in the cave there are more... More
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hahn88
7 June 2017|
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Response from Slenda_Glenda | Reviewed this property |
I could never go into those tunnels but I am fine with these caves. I too am claustrophobic.
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hahn88
6 June 2017|
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Response from Slenda_Glenda | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in replying. Sports shoes are fine.
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