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    Coward Springs Campground

    Oodnadatta Track | Coward Springs, Marree, South Australia 5733, Australia
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    Reviewed 18 May 2016

    Every if it is hot out, stop and have a dip in the hot springs. It is still rejuvenating. The campground is pretty basic with some shady site, but the drop toilets ar clean and really well maintained. Aside for the hot springs there isn't...More

    Thank MarkKristie
    Response from pruecowardsprings, Owner at Coward Springs CampgroundResponded 28 August 2016

    Hi, You must have visited Coward Springs before Easter? Our 'season' is from Easter to late October. During that time the Museum is open to campers and visitors but is boarded up over the summer months when we have few visitors and we are not...More

    Reviewed 6 May 2016

    After an arduous trek on the Anne Beadell Highway and onto Coober Pedy, Coward Springs was the ideal respite/oasis it is the best spot for camping, clean amenities, picturesque campground with your own swept out fire pit and of course the plunge in the spa...More

    1  Thank Elsbeth P
    Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

    Cowards Springs campsite is an oasis.... The campsites are shady with each having its own fire pit. Wood can be purchased in the form of old railway sleepers or bring your own. The amenities are extremely clean. The hot showers, heated by a donkey system...More

    1  Thank Nerida C
    Response from pruecowardsprings, Owner at Coward Springs CampgroundResponded 28 August 2016

    So glad you enjoyed your two-night stay and got to spend some time in the Museum. I guess you also did some of the walks that we suggest for those staying more than a night? Just for your info, we will be phasing out firewood...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

    Can't really review the campsite, as we only stopped here for lunch on an Outback Spirit tour: however, please be aware that the flies here are many and persistent! In a short break from fly attacks, we visited the actual springs (now a very small...More

    Thank Penny S
    Response from pruecowardsprings, Owner at Coward Springs CampgroundResponded 28 August 2016

    Hi Penny, flies are found everywhere in the Outback in the hotter months of the year. Yes some years are worse than others but if there are flies in one place there are flies in the next! If you come again in the winter months...More

    Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

    We showed up late evening and unfortunately they were already out of sites. Tip one - get in early. However the friendly manager popped down on his pushbike and helped us out - he directed us to stay in their 'overflow' area which is actually...More

    Thank Katie O
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