Grand Historic Retreats
Grand Historic Retreats include luxury grand hotels or luxury guest houses built prior to1920 featuring a minimum of 10 guest rooms. Many have been restored to their former glory.
An Original 1902 Katoomba Guest HouseKurrara has been home to travellers since 1902. For a grand experience book one of our large spa suites. All newly refurbished with double spas, 4-poster beds, and soaring ceilings with crystal chandeliers. Upstairs we offer 5 rooms with shower en suites. All are individually decorated with antiques and beautiful textiles. Afternoon tea is on the house. Enjoy 40 different varieties of teas, coffee cake & cookies. Book direct to receive our 'welcome pack' conditions apply.
A Haven of RelaxationLilianfels Resort and Spa is a renowned haven for relaxation in one of Australia's most beautiful destinations. This multi-award winning resort is set amidst two acres of manicured gardens, overlooking the most spectacular scenery in the World Heritage Listed Blue Mountains National Park in NSW, Australia. Lilianfels Resort and Spa is a 5 Star resort with 85 Deluxe rooms and Suites. Onsite recreational facilities include heated indoor and outdoor pool, tennis court, billiard/games room, library and gym.
The Carrington HotelBuilt in 1882, The Carrington Hotel is a unique heritage property, steeped in history and the elegance of a bygone era. this Grand Old Lady soon became a popular mountain retreat for international visitors, the elite of Sydney and those eager to see the natural wonders of the Blue Mountains. Centrally located on Katoomba’s main street, it is flanked by restaurants, cafes, galleries and specialty shops.
Breathtaking Views, Less Than 1min WalkWollemi House is situated on 624 acres of land fist granted to Lt Bowen in 1835. The property has Bowen's Creek running through it. The creek can be reached by a logging track, and adjoining track under cliffs to a road built by his 15 convicts in the 1830s. The convict road leads to the remnants of a dam and water powered sawmill Bowen had his convicts build beside a rainforest where he logged coach wood.
Rest, Relax and ReconnectPerched on the edge of Australia's World Heritage Blue Mountains, only a 90 minute drive from Sydney, the Fairmont Resort is perfect for a romantic escape, get together with friends and family or a business retreat and conference. It is a destination in itself with views over the beautiful Jamison Valley or adjoining Leura Golf Course. You will enter a world of towering escarpments, lush rainforests and dramatic canyons with an accommodation ethos centred on serenity, purity and rejuvenation.
Jewel Of The MountainsSitting proudly at the edge of the escarpment, commanding breathtaking views of both the Megalong Valley and Kanimbla Ranges, the Hydro Majestic Hotel, Blue Mountains is situated in the leafy town of Medlow Bath, yet only a 5 minutes drive from Katoomba. Once part of the original Belgravia Hotel, the famous Australian retailer Mark Foy purchased the site in 1902 for the purose of a luxurious hydropathic sanatorium.
Location: Medlow Bath
Girls Getaways, our Speciality.Lavender Majestic was built by the Foy Family in the 1890's as their Holiday House. Today she is available as your very own Country Retreat complete with Butler. You book the entire house to yourselves, we cook you delicious a la carte breakfast, arrange massages in the private treatment room and hand you a gown as you emerge from the six person hot spa in the stunning garden. This is luxury in classically beautiful surroundings in Katoomba.
Location: Blackheath & Katoomba
Australia's Most Spectacular Caves!One of few remaining Victorian guest houses, this rambling, Tudor-style hotel features open fires, 19th century grandeur and warm country hospitality. Relax in the cafe, lounge, bar or Chisolm’s restaurant. After exploring the famous caves, stay in atmospheric accommodation. We also offer more modern guestrooms in our Mountain Lodge. It's so convenient - right at Jenolan Caves.
Location: Jenolan Caves
Views above the rest!Mountain Heritage is a multi award winning 4.5 Star Hotel and Spa Retreat, situated in Katoomba, high on a ridge commanding breathtaking panoramic views of rugged sandstone escarpments, deep mountain gorges and tree filled valleys. Just a few minutes stroll down a winding, leafy avenue from the centre of Katoomba. Check our Web Site for the latest deals. There has never been a better time to stay with us.
Location: Mount Victoria