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    Desert Cave Hotel

    Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
    011 61 8 8646 5607
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    Traveller (132)
    Room & Suite (31)
    Dining (3)
    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good44%
    • Average19%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “above ground” (29 reviews)
    “no lift” (3 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
    Meeting Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Babysitting
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    61 - 65 of 215 reviews

    Reviewed 23 April 2016

    You are in the middle of nowhere so it is a very reasonably priced motel with everything at the one place. After spending nights camping on the Oodnadatta Track it was time to spoil yourself. There is an coin operated laundry onsite so we did...More

    Thank didyahava
    Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 15 May 2016

    Dear didyahava, Thank for taking the time to review your recent stay here at Desert Cave Hotel. Sounds like it was just what you needed after camping on the Oodnadatta track. Happy to read you enjoyed our restaurant and bar experience. Happy travels! Matt Coxon

    Reviewed 22 April 2016

    The title is correct - but put the town in perscepitive, if you are expecting 4 or 5 star accommodation, do not come to the Outback of Australia to start with (and don't complain about what you find there!). There are a number of accommodation...More

    Thank rachaelOz
    Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 15 May 2016

    Dear rachaelOz, Thanks for taking the time to write such a detailed positive review. Sounds like our range of facilities have hit the mark. Will discuss linen options with the owner who is always looking at ways to improve on what we already offer. Will...More

    Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

    Stayed at the Desert Cave Hotel for two nights with my brother and a mate while traveling back home from the outback. We found it to be a great experience. Staff were fantastic. Very friendly and couldn't do enough for us. Rooms were good. Air...More

    Thank Phil R
    Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 15 May 2016

    Dear Phil R, Thanks for taking the time to write a great review on your recent stay here. Happy to read your brother and mate enjoyed the experience. Will pass your comments onto the staff. Happy travels. Matt Coxon

    Reviewed 2 April 2016

    Booked on tour and was taken around the town, Opal Fields and Breakaways by Gunther. What a lovely man. His knowledge of the area and his experience is evident. Was a great way to spend Saturday afternoon.More

    Thank Alexandra C
    Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 12 April 2016

    Dear Alexandra, Thanks for taking the time to write a great review on your recent touring experience with us. We're fortunate to have great guides with years of opal mining experience that they're happy to share. Will pass on your positive comments to Guenther. Happy...More

    Reviewed 28 March 2016

    After spending 4 days at the Oasis Caravan park we decided to spend 1 night in a hotel with underground rooms. Choose this hotel after looking through trip advisor and also searching for the best price. Called the hotel direct and they gave us a...More

    Thank viking21081950
    Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave HotelResponded 12 April 2016

    Dear viking21081950, Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Pleased you decided to spend the night with us and experience our underground Gaming room. Happy our reception team were able to give you a great rate, and provide a cool...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$122 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Location
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    • South Australia >
    • Coober Pedy
    • Also Known As
    • Desert Cave Coober Pedy
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    Traveller (132)
    Room & Suite (31)
    Dining (3)
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    Opposite1114
    24 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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    "An underground room for sure!"
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    "I chose an above ground room, with balcony"
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    "request a quiet room"
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    "Select one of the rooms underground!"
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