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Faye's Underground Home

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Old Water Tank Road, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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cheers to three great women

What an underground experience!. The design of the house is so beautiful; the swimming pool in the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Indaus
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Australia
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Great tour, I do not remember exact price, but it was not overpriced. It was great to hear how the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ElvyK11
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Melbourne, Australia
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Old Water Tank Road, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What an underground experience!. The design of the house is so beautiful; the swimming pool in the entertainment area, what an idea. Excellent guide took us around. The succulent garden outside is fantastic.Must visit if you are in CP

Thank Indaus
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great tour, I do not remember exact price, but it was not overpriced. It was great to hear how the house was built.

Thank ElvyK11
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our tour guides were fantastic. They told Faye's story well and of the exceptional bunch of women who were part of the history of the home.

Thank peggynorth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lot to learn with friendly and engaging guides. It gives a good insight to living underground and has a homely atmosphere.

Thank Nick J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This deserves all it awards with trip advisor it is an amazing place to visit guides very friendly work that the three women put in to build this underground house is quite outstanding.

Thank Coral M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Faye's place is a perfectly preserved underground home that is still in its original setup. It was fascinating to imagine what life must have been like for Faye and a real treat to be able to look through the property. A must do in Coober...More

Thank Mjs181
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent gem to Coober Pedy. Was awesome. Great host with sence of humour and knew her stuff. Was great to see what a dugout looks like. Learn heaps not only about dugouts but the history of Coober Pedy. If your this way dont miss it....More

Thank Gaynor K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow this is a must if you are visiting Cooper Pedy! Only $5 for adults and $2 for kids. Don't need to book and this gives you a guided tour and talk but a very informative couple. Just amazing to see this house and the...More

Thank 360lovetotravel360
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We toured this as part of a tour and it is amazing what these 3 ladies achieved in building this house. You could certainly see how comfortable it would be to live here and the indoor pool is unbelievable. Understand some of the underground homes...More

Thank deewubleu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a fantastic place to visit to gain a bit of history on the development of the area, especially the contribution of three key women.

Thank LiveYourYBR
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Rod L
2 October 2016|
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Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
Not open Sundays I believe
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Cathy N
9 September 2016|
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Response from Kezwana | Reviewed this property |
$5
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Zara T
13 January 2015|
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Response from OrlandoFLTravelgirl | Reviewed this property |
It was an easy walk, perhaps ten minutes. And, it was interesting!
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