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    Desert Cave Hotel

    Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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    • Excellent23%
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    “above ground” (29 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Billed as 'best place to go in Coober Pedy' we booked a table at the Desert Cave Hotel Restaurant for a 'special' dinner during our trip to the Australian outback. After a very long wait (not sure why as they were not at all busy)...More

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    Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave Hotel

    Dear Steve M, Thanks for taking the time to review your recent dining experience with us. Sorry it didn't meet expectations on this occasion. Our chefs and service team usually receive high praise for the work they do. We'll discuss what went wrong on this...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed here for the staying underground experience - which was good and I imagine in the height of summer would be very cool! We found staying underground a bit stuffy - all we wanted to do was open a window (and of course you...More

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    Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave Hotel

    Dear LHPhot, Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Sorry to read the room felt stuffy. Glad to hear the staff were friendly. We are training a delightful young girl in reception who has come a long way with her...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    stay 2 nights at desert cave hotel, room lovely and clean friendly staff and very helpful. had evening meal there what was fantastic very nice waiter who was very attentive. This was luxury as we had been camping for about 8 weeks

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    Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave Hotel

    Dear margeretd2015, Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Always nice to take a break from camping, especially after 8 weeks. Will pass on your comments to the team. Happy travels! Matt Coxon

    Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

    Great place to stay. Clean rooms very large. The do have underground rooms but i like a balcony. The underground caves home to a bar. Pool room.opal shops Restaurant upstairs and a swimming pool to relax.

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    Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave Hotel

    Dear Brock P, Thanks for taking the time to write such a great review of your recent stay with us. Glad to read you enjoyed the above ground rooms and got to experience our other facilities. Happy travels! Matt Coxon

    Reviewed 24 January 2017

    Like Long John silver & "Treasure Island we are forever returning hoping to find a "GEM QUALITY OPAL" by 'noodling' on the dumps of old mines. To sleep in an underground mine transformed in-to a modern hotel is a very special experience, imagine your sleep...More

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    Response from DCH_Management, Manager at Desert Cave Hotel

    Dear fhjensen2016, Thanks for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay with us. Happy to read you enjoyed the underground room experience. Sounds like you've ticked a few boxes on experiences in the town as well. Best of luck with the...More

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    • US$120 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    I am towing a trailer, is there secure parking?
    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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    "Quiet as the grave underground, "MUST TRY""
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    "don't expect anything but strange"
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    "It was a bit of a gimmick to stay in the underground room but for an extra $10 now I have been there and done..."
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    "All the underground rooms are comfy all year around. Above ground is air conditioned"
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