The Desert Sand Motor Inn is sure to delight all guests.
Set in the heart of the city, walking distance to cafes, clubs, main street shopping, art galleries, heritage trail, opposite takeaways and supermarkets and just a minute walk to the gym and the heritage Sturt Park.
Experience a day trip to Menindee or Mutawinjti National Park where there is a whole world of experiences just waiting for you to unravel and explore.
At the heart of the Desert Sand is an inviting pool and a superb BBQ area where guests can soak up the sun and relax between tours.
Set in a prime location, next to the Southern Cross Hotel and Dunes Restaurant complex which features formal or bistro dining, cocktail lounge, a large main bar where you can interact with the friendly locals and an Upstairs Conference room.

Activities and facilities

  • Bar / Lounge
  • BBQ facilities
  • Conference/Meeting facilities
  • Dry cleaning / laundry service
  • Gym/Fitness room
  • Non-smoking floors
  • On-site parking
  • Outdoor pool - unheated
  • Restaurant/s
  • Room service - limited service
  • Self service laundry facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Wifi access

Business facilities

  • For the corporate guests we have wireless broadband access (at a cost), working space in every room. Fax and photocopying facilities and a large formal dining room for functions or meetings with access to data monitor and screen, and other tools you'll need for a successful conference. For those looking for a business meeting or conference, we have an upstairs conference room. Please call to arrange booking this.

Location

357 Cobalt Street, Broken Hill 2880 NSW Australia

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Desert Sand Motor Inn

Rooms and rates

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Book Family Deluxe AU$160 135 135 135 135 135 SoldSold135 Sold135 135 135 135 135
Book Luxurious Spa Suite AU$160 Sold135 135 SoldSoldSold150 135 135 135 135 135 135 135
Book Family Standard AU$150 SoldSold145 125 125 SoldSold135 135 135 SoldSoldSoldSold
Book Corporate Deluxe AU$145 115 115 115 115 115 SoldSold115 Sold115 115 115 Sold115
Book Desert Deluxe AU$145 115 115 115 115 115 SoldSold115 Sold115 115 115 115 115
Book 3.5 Star - Standard AU$130 100 105 100 100 100 100 120 105 105 105 105 105 Sold105
Book 3.5 Star - Standard Twin AU$130 105 105 105 105 105 Sold120 105 105 105 105 105 105 105
from AU$135 per night

Family Deluxe

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Spacious open plan room with queen bed and 2 singles. Extra persons $15. LCD TV. FREE Austar & Fox Sports. Breakfast available daily in restaurant. Why not enjoy a cold beer or wine in the Southern Cross Hotel, before dining in Dunes Restaurant

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Broadband
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 Queen and 2 singles

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Rates are for 2 people Extra adults AU$15.00. Extra children AU$15.00. The room caters for a maximum of 4 adults, and a maximum of 2 children but cannot exceed 4 guests in total.
Cancellation policy Minimum 48 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 48 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$135 per night

Luxurious Spa Suite

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Treat yourself and your loved one to a night in our Beautifully decorated Luxurious Spa Suite. Featuring a King Sized bed, leather head rests in spa, FREE Austar & Fox Sports.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathrobes
  • Broadband
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • In-room spa bath / Jacuzzi
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 King

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Rates are for 2 people The room caters for a maximum of 2 adults, and a maximum of 1 child but cannot exceed 2 guests in total.
Cancellation policy Minimum 48 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 48 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$125 per night

Family Standard

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Large family room with queen bed and 3 singles in separate room. LCD TV. FREE Austar and Fox Sports. Breakfast available daily in Restaurant. Why not enjoy a cold beer or wine in the Southern Cross Hotel, before dining

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Non-smoking only
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 queen and 3 singles

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Rates are for 2 people Extra adults AU$15.00. Extra children AU$15.00. The room caters for a maximum of 5 adults, and a maximum of 3 children but cannot exceed 5 guests in total.
Cancellation policy Minimum 48 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 48 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$115 per night

Corporate Deluxe

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Queen bed, LCD TV,Leather Lounge. FREE Austar & FoxSports. Private, upstairs Conference area also available. Please ring motel for details.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Broadband
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 Queen

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Cancellation policy Minimum 48 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 48 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$115 per night

Desert Deluxe

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Queen bedding with an extra single for twin share. Extra persons $15.00. LCD TV. FREE Austar and Fox Sports. Breakfast available daily in Restaurant. Why not enjoy a cold beer or wine in the Southern Cross Hotel, before dining in Dunes Restaurant

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Broadband
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 queen and 1 single

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Book Desert Deluxe AU$145 115 115 115 115 115 SoldSold115 Sold115 115 115 115 115
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Rates are for 2 people Extra adults AU$15.00. Extra children AU$15.00. The room caters for a maximum of 2 adults, and a maximum of 1 child but cannot exceed 3 guests in total.
Cancellation policy Minimum 48 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 48 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$100 per night

3.5 Star - Standard

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Rooms are located upstairs. Queen bed. LCD TV, FREE Austar & FoxSports. Enjoy a cold beer or wine in Dunes Restaurant or Southern Cross Hotel, located in the complex.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Broadband
  • Desk
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 queen

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Book 3.5 Star - Standard AU$130 100 105 100 100 100 100 120 105 105 105 105 105 Sold105
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Rates are for 2 people The room caters for a maximum of 2 adults, and a maximum of 1 child but cannot exceed 2 guests in total.
Cancellation policy Minimum 48 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 48 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.
from AU$105 per night

3.5 Star - Standard Twin

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Queen bedding with an extra single for twin share. Extra persons $15.00. LCD TV. FREE Austar and Fox Sports. Breakfast available daily in Restaurant. Why not enjoy a cold beer or wine in the Southern Cross Hotel, before dining in Dunes Restaurant

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Broadband
  • Desk
  • In-room heater
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Non-smoking only
  • Opening windows
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator - bar size
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Shower
  • Tea/Coffee Making
  • TV
  • Wireless / WiFi
  • 1 Queen and 1 Single

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Room description
Rates shown in Australian Dollars (AU$) & are tax inclusive per room. Booking fees apply
Book 3.5 Star - Standard Twin AU$130 105 105 105 105 105 Sold120 105 105 105 105 105 105 105
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Rates are for 2 people Extra adults AU$15.00. Extra children AU$15.00. The room caters for a maximum of 3 adults, and a maximum of 2 children but cannot exceed 3 guests in total.
Cancellation policy Minimum 48 Hours (1st night) Cancellations or changes to bookings for this room must be made at least 48 hours prior to the check in date and time or you will be charged the full amount of the first changed or cancelled night.

Additional information

Check In 1400hrs
Check In Instructions Office hours are between 7am and 9pm.
Please advise us if check in will be after 9pm.
If checking out before 7am please pay your account the night before.
Check Out 1000hrs
Getting There From Sydney, Follow road signs to Adelaide. Road will become Argent Street. Turn Right at Oxide Street (this will be the first set of lights you come to). Continue on Oxide Street until you see the Southern Cross Hotel(approximately the 3rd street) and turn Left – this is Cobalt Street

From Adelaide, travel down Williams Street until you get to Oxide Street Roundabout, turn Right into Oxide Street, about 5 streets down you will see the Southern Cross Hotel on your right hand side, turn Right into Cobalt Street.

From Mildura, turn left at the first roundabout and follow the road to the City centre. Over the Overpass it turns into Crystal Street. Just past the Railway Station, turn left into Oxide Street and follow until Southern Cross Hotel is on your left hand side (approx 4th street down). Turn left into Cobalt Street
Parking Off street parking is available.
Things To Do The Broken Hill Visitors centre is located just a short stroll from the Desert Sand. Tour buses collect guests daily from reception to visit underground mines, Silverton, Menindee lakes, Heritage trail, White Cliffs, art galleries and to capture sunsets.
Desert Sand is walking distance from the Railway, Mineral and Train museum, and the Silver Mint Art Gallery where they make jewellery and hold one of the world?s largest paintings.
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