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Riba's Underground Camping

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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights under the shade - nice for vans. Warm welcome and loads of information provided as to what to do in the area. The shaded caravan sites are great, especially in this hot weather. Amenities were very clean with plenty of hot...More

2  Thank Charlotte J
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Like JK's famous song, you need to go deeper underground. The sites are set into the rock and it is lovely and warm and very dark. No pegs or flysheet needed. The tour is excellent, well rehearsed from the knowledgeable former miner. Worth a stay...More

2  Thank bagpackingbrit
Reviewed 12 September 2017

There are powered sites with shade cloth over the top - a boon in the heat. You can do a mine tour on site, which is interesting if you're interested in how opals are found and mined. Clean amenities, which is always a plus! It's...More

2  Thank renee008
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This was SUCH an interesting place to stay with our caravan. As my son said "it looks like there has been a WAR here, and now we are going to STAY here??". I loved its location, in the midst of the opal diggings, and the...More

1  Thank Melinda B
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Perfect for our overnight stop. Staff very helpful. Ammenities were very clean and plenty of them. We stayed in unpowered area and felt very safe. About 4km south of Coober Pedy hence quiet and safe at night. Did their night mine tour which was very...More

1  Thank Janice J
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"Underground camping is a pretty handy when you don't need pegs :)"
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"Ear plugs for camping"
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"the best place is away from this place."
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"Wifi is a available in the underground lounge"
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