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Underground Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 4 Coober Pedy B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
“Fantastic accommodation, would definitely stay there again”
Reviewed 23 July 2011

Our family spent one night here as a stopover from Uluru to Adelaide, it is a beautiful establishment, very clean and comfortable with all the facilities you would want. Ken is a great host, had a very good rapport with our 2 children (they loved the 'noodling' for opals). Would stay there again if we were to travel to Coober Pedy again and recommend it to anybody. I was particularly impressed with the soft pillows!!

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled with family
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Focene Mare - Rome
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Reviewed 20 July 2011

We draw from Adelaide to Coober Pedy with our own car in order to get a break from the town and we got there in this little cosy B&B "in the middle of nowhere" as Coober Pedy is. The B&B is built in a dugout, how they call the houses here dig inside mother earth. Spend time entertaining yourself with Ken that knows more that you could imagine on mining Opals and he can bring you in places where nobody has been. Ana is the perfect connection between the Aussie spirit and the Mediterranean sense of taste. Just go there and ask to them, they will make your stay a marvelous experience and home away from home.
Corrado & Paola (Reggio Emilia + Focene Mare - Roma - Italy)

Room Tip: Clean, comfortable and nice
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  • Stayed July 2011, travelled as a couple
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Ballarat, Australia
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Reviewed 16 July 2011

We were unsure what we were letting ourselves in for with an undergound bed and breakfast. What would the place be like? Would we like the other guests? What about our hosts? We were locked in for six days.

We were met by Ken and Anna who were very welcoming. They took us underground and we were gobsmacked by what we saw. Exquisite and tastefully decorated that has everything you could want. Anna is fastidious. From the perfectly ironed sheets, fitted with precsion, thick luxurious towels, comfortable couches, bottle of wine and chocolates, to the well appointed kitchen. Everything was carefully thought of.
The other guests proved to be very friendly and considerate.

We got to know our hosts very well during our stay. They invited us to the Greek Club where we enjoyed a meal and lots of company from people from many nationalities. Where else could you meet the locals in such a friendly and easy manner?

Ken, male by name and male by nature gave us great insight into the town and area. He is a relaxed bloke. His knowledge is amazing. Our tour to the Painted Desert and Lake Eyre were fantastic. We encourage you to do the Lake Eyre tour as Ken loves the road!!! Don't you Ken? Ando tours is a must!

Overall, our trip to Coober Pedy was fantastic. Mainly because of the B and B. Without that we would have just seen opal shops and dust.

Room Tip: The room with the en-suite is the best.
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  • Stayed July 2011, travelled as a couple
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Windhoek, Namibia
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Reviewed 8 July 2011

We arrived in Cooper Pedy from the Red Centre where we had been staying in a camper van for a couple of weeks. Ken and Ana's B&B was the idea place for us and the novelty of staying underground was quite special. The B&B facilities were modern, clean and well maintain, and our host was polite and helpful. I could not imagine staying in another place if we pass through Cooper Pedy again. Absolutely terrific Ken & Ana! Thanks. Ed, Aino & Jessica from Namibia.

  • Stayed May 2011, travelled with family
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Nagambie, Australia
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Reviewed 6 July 2011

Our recent stay at the Underground Bed & Breakfast run by Ken and Ana was a great experience! Not only was it amazing to stay in a place so different from what we are used to, but the accommodation was delightfully clean and neat and provided everything we could wish for. On top of that we received a very warm welcome and had a fun-filled evening with Ken and Ana when they provided a barbecue tea for us on our arrival. Thank you Ken and Ana.

  • Stayed June 2011, travelled with friends
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Property: Underground Bed & Breakfast
Address: Lot 1647 Potch Gly, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Coober Pedy
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Coober Pedy
Price range (per night): $123 - $159
Hotel Class:3 star — Underground Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Underground Bed and Breakfast is a five bedroom four bathroom underground home, with its own private entrance. It boasts a lovely undercover parking, barbecue area and spa. Continental breakfast is supplied. The master bedrooms boasts an en-suite while the other two share the main bathroom. There is a Home theatre, television and Internet access. Only 1.5Km from center of town. ... more   less 
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