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  • Average19%
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“underground room”(49 reviews)
“above ground”(33 reviews)
“no lift”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed their for 2 days.We had average experience with the hospitality. Hotel location is perfect, room ambience and cleanliness was excellent. Before going to Coober pedy I will suggest please check everything on Internet website about tourist attractions coz front desk is not enough...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for breakfast, large menus and options, not expensive. Friendly excellent service, great cooked food and coffee. Worth a look around interesting historical displays and town information, on this alone it's a must see.More

Thank Rossandmichelle
Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 29 August 2017

Dear Rossandmichelle, Thanks for taking the time to review your brief visit with us. Glad to read you enjoyed the breakfast we offer, and took the time to look through our free underground display on Coober Pedy. Will pass your positive comments onto the team...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed with my partner. We were in a room that was on a corner of two hallways so all night we could hear people coming and leaving. About 4.30am people decided to meet outside our front door to leave and the noise just echoed through...More

Thank flash328
Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 22 August 2017

Dear flash328, Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay. Sorry to read you had noisy neighbours on this occasion. I trust the rest of your onward journey was a more pleasant experience. Happy travels! Matt Coxon

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Excellent place to stay for the night, after a hard day on the road this place has a nice pool to cool down and very good rooms, our room was on the top floor and we had a view out over the opal fields. Went...More

Thank Peter M
Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 16 August 2017

Dear Peter M, Thanks for taking the time to write such a great review on your recent stay with us. Happy to read you enjoyed your stay and our restaurant. Happy travels! Matt Coxon

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I booked a two night three day package through the hotel. It included an excellent mix of free time and a couple of tours that covered all aspects of Coober Pedy including the geological history, discovery of the first opal, development of the town/mines and...More

Thank Grant S
Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 16 August 2017

Dear Grant S, Thanks for taking the time to write such a great review on your recent stay with us. Happy to read you completed a couple of tours and really got to experience the uniqueness that is Coober Pedy. Happy travels! Matt Coxon

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I am not sure, as we were travelling in a tour bus.
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"Above ground rooms with air conditioning are recommended, but we stayed in the dugout room for the experience!"
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"Staying underground is a novelty and fun but not a necessity."
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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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