Desert Cave

The Desert Cave Hotel allows you to experience dug-out style living, underground shops, bar and opal display areas - all within sandstone surrounds in the heart of Coober Pedy. Visitors can stay underground, or if they prefer, above ground rooms are also available. Sleeping underground is a unique experience. Quiet, cool, dark and airy - the rooms are spacious with high ceilings. Most visitors say that sleeping underground gives them the best night's sleep they have ever had. The hotel offers visitors the best opportunity to experience Coober Pedy 'dugout' living.

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Above Ground Room

The Desert Cave has 31 aboveground rooms. Enjoy fine dining, splash in the pool or relax in the spa. Stroll in the cool comfort of the underground displays.

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Underground Room

Sleeping underground is a unique experience. Quiet, cool, dark and airy - the rooms are spacious with high ceilings. Most visitors say that sleeping underground gives them the best night's sleep they have ever had. The Desert Cave Hotel is the only International underground 4 Star Hotel that allows you to experience dug-out style living. It's the experience of a lifetime.

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Desert Cave (4*) Restaurants

There is an opal shop, a café, a bar, a restaurant and display areas - all within beautiful, soft, natural sandstone surrounds.

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Desert Cave (4*) Activities

This 4 Star Hotel, allows you to experience dug-out style living. It's the experience of a lifetime.

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