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4.5 of 5 guest rating
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Standard Room
35 square metres
1 King Bed 1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Standard Room
35 square metres
1 Double Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Underground Family Triple Room
1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Above Ground Family Triple Room
1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
3.5-star motel near Catacomb Church

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Business centre

Located in Coober Pedy, Desert Cave Hotel is in the mountains, a 3-minute walk from Catacomb Church and 6 minutes by foot from Josephine's Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage. This motel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Old Timers Mine and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Serbian Orthodox Church.

Make yourself at home in one of the 50 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. Private bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and coffee/tea makers.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities including a nightclub and an outdoor pool. This motel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the motel's coffee shop/café. Need to unwind? Take a break with a tasty beverage at one of the 3 bars/lounges. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Total number of rooms - 50
  • Airport transport (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Television in common areas
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Nightclub
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Picnic area
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Business centre
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Meeting rooms
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wedding services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Free self parking
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3
  • Luggage storage
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • Terrace
  • Electric car charging station
  • Reception hall
  • Wheelchair accessible: No

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Greek

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

Desert Cave Hotel offers 50 accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, coffee/tea makers, and minibars. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Fridge
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Room service
  • Towels provided
  • Guidebooks or recommendations
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Bed sheets not available

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Desert Cave Hotel has a restaurant on site.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to do

  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Cave exploring on site

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-in time ends at anytime

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 35.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

No lifts

Service animals not allowed

Debit cards

UnionPay

Staffed front desk

Security system

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wear personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is not available for guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually wrapped food options are available

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch

Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner

gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is not available

Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: AUD 30 for adults and AUD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: AUD 10 per person (one-way)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 35.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Desert Cave
  • Desert Cave Coober Pedy
  • Desert Cave Hotel
  • Desert Cave Hotel Coober Pedy
  • Desert Cave Hotel Motel
  • Desert Cave Hotel Coober Pedy
  • Desert Cave Hotel Motel Coober Pedy

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.

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