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The Lookout Cave Underground Motel

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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an experience, sleeping totally underground, in pitch blackness! Rooms were very comfortable and clean with ensuite (shower only). Ceiling fans in rooms to circulate the air as the rooms are warm in winter, but would be very comfortable in summer with 45 degree temps...More

Thank Rhonda N
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

On arrival the host and staff were very friendly and helpful. The hotel is amazing. The patterns in the dug out walls were awesome. The rooms were really nice and very peaceful. The perfect temperature. It's an amazing experience living underground for a couple of...More

Thank sandfly12016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner & I stayed 2 nights at the Lookout Cave Motel to break our journey from Alice Springs to Adelaide. The owner & staff were friendly and helpful. The views from the motel are outstanding, especially if you take the trouble to climb to...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the highlight of my friends' and my 6-day post-graduation trip to South Australia to visit Coober Pedy and stay for the first time in an underground motel. The Lookout Cabe Underground Motel was easy to find by car. It had a wide-expanse view...More

Thank Evelyn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed a couple of nights and thorough enjoyed our ‘cave’ - the owner was helpful re things to do and the accommodation was great. Excellent laundry facilities too. While there we took a flight over Lake Eyre with Wright’s Air - can recommend this!

Thank David E
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$102 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Debbie S
22 May 2017|
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Response from Onthegokidintow O | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't be so sure about parking the caravan in the carpark - but talk to the owners as they may have somewhere you could park it while staying at the hotel. We really enjoyed our stay there last year - so much so that... More
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loverapidbay
8 June 2016|
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Response from lookoutcave | Property representative |
Yes our dugouts have kitchen facilities and there are also free BBQ facilities onsite available for all to use. The 3 dugouts that have kitchen facilities are our Queen Apartment, Miners Dugout or Budget Dugout. All rooms... More
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Zara T
13 January 2015|
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Response from lookoutcave | Property representative |
Hi there...we are approx 1.5km's from the Visitor Information Centre. I am guessing it would take the average person around 20-25 minutes.
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"All rooms are the same - underground!"
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"Expect the outermost rooms to have the most traffic, and randoms hanging around on the lounge chairs."
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"Even people with claustrophobia would be OK with the underground aspect of this motel."
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"Queen two bedroom"
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