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Otterlo, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Spent a night in this 'dugout' as part of my tour. Temperature is cool and air is fresh enough in the bunkhouse. You can draw the curtains to partition the big bunkhouse into smaller 4-bed dorm 'rooms'. Don't worry- it's not too claustrophobic. Conditions of bunkhouse, shower and toilet facilities are surprisingly good. Go for a tour in the Umoona... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I stayed there during my Groovy Grape Rock 2 Water tour. Nice place, comfortable bunk beds. Room for 40 people if I remember correctly. The only downside is if one of the bunk mates snores then it reverberates throughout lol

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

Danny met myself and two other travelers off the bus. He was friendly and helpful, allowing us to get settled before checking in. After we'd paid up he gave us town maps and took the time to explain which were the best attractions and which were free. Don't forget this place is called a bunkhouse, as that's exactly what it... More 

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

This is the best place to stay for backpackers in Coober Pedy! Low price for as much underground stay as you can get in town. The owner is very friendly and helpful and can help you organize everything you want to do in and around Coober Pedy.

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Canberra, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

If you don't have to stay in this accommodation, don't. Hostel style cave with basic basic facilities - a steel bed, flimsy old sheets, very old thin pillows, and only an old curtain for privacy in each cell. We called it Alcatraz down under. The ablutions were poorly cleaned, the light bulds in several of the cells did not work,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2011

cool but not cold, warm but not hot, stayed with adventure tours, was amazing. basic facilities but everything you needed and nothing u didnt. Great place.

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Address: 14 Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Coober Pedy
Number of rooms: 200
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