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3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Lot 1 Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Darwin, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The room was clean with a comfortable bed. Everything in it was very old especially the small couch which had tears in it. It took a very long time to get the hot water running - over 5 minutes! I have to say I found the quality very poor for the prices being asked. I would avoid this place if... More

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Bendigo
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25 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Opal inn is a good place to stay, affordable clean units , friendly attentive staff. Has everything you need such as dining,tours organised etc. it was recommended by a friend . I would recommend it to everyone .

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Hobart, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
30 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Stayed in the budget motel section at $90/ night for a shared twin room with private facilities (compared to $145 for the main motel rooms). Very comfortable and perfect for our needs. Good shower and tea/coffee making facilities. Priced low for the tightness of the room and dated furnishings, but there is a shared courtyard. Better than camping in a... More

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Gorokan, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

This caravan park is lovely and clean, the amenities are in very good order and kept very clean. The 20c x 4 minutes for a showers is a great idea to save water - you can spend 40c but it makes it a long shower. This park is close to town so it is good for walking if you wish.

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King's Lynn
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24 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

The Opal Inn is conveniently placed just opposite the Shell garage as you enter the town, and it's close to the excellent Greek restaurant (Tom and Mary's) which was sadly closed for the summer. But it's really boring. OK price, with a summer offer at $110, but no character, lots of dogs and a few drunks hanging around, boring and... More

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Shepparton
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights comfortable beds staff were friendly. Had the continental breakfast Included in our stay. Tried dinner here as well I had battered barra great , my wife had pasta that she did not enjoy as it was to oily

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Adelaide
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

The staff in the hotel where you book and pay are lovely. I did not enter the hotel beyond reception. The caravan park to the rear of the property is situated on the corners of busy roads, busy not like a city, but instead huge trucks rumble past at night just when you are trying to get to sleep. There... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Stayed here for three nights and found the amenities clean, no water to vans but water was availible for drinking. We use our van tanks for the time we were there. Water is precious in Coober Pedy! The staff were friendly and helpful to book local tours.

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Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

Have stayed here a few times now and always comfortable. This time seems like new team running the motel and restaurant and seems much improved and very friendly. Bistro meal good value and worth a visit as staff friendly and food nice. Enjoyed our stay and would recommend it.

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

On the way to Darwin for our annual fishing trip we encounted car problems near Coober Pedy. After getting towed into town we booked in to the Opal Inn. We got the 120 $ per night rooms. Beds good. Tv only has 5 channels. Not much to do in Coober pedy that doesn't revolve around opals. But then place grows... More

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Address: Lot 1 Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Coober Pedy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Opal Inn 3*
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