We visited this place about 14 years ago and just stopped in again. We're pleased to say nothing much has changed, it's a lovely relaxed oasis along the Oodnadatta track. Awesome hot tub, nice hot showers with the added fun of having to light the boiler fire yourself and lovely private camp sites.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Coward Springs, located on the Oodnadatta Track in Outback South Australia is an oasis, a restored and heritage-listed railway site, a place to relax and 'really get a sense of the outback and its history'. Once a thriving railway siding on the old Ghan Line it is now a campground and day visitor area.Attractions include the bore-fed ‘natural spa’; the Engine Drivers Cabin, restored and open as a museum; shady historic trees and date palms and new facilities built from recycled railway and telegraph materials. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Coward Springs Campground Marree, South Australia