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Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa
8.5 Excellent
5-19 Lilianfels Avenue, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.7 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 742 reviews
8.5

Set just a short stroll from The Spa at Lilianfels, this modern resort features both a restaurant and a bar. Popular amenities, such as a sauna, an outdoor pool and a Jacuzzi, ensure an enjoyable stay in Katoomba.

Mountain Heritage Hotel
7.9 Good
Apex & Lovel Streets, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.7 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 
GoodBased on 1,356 reviews
7.9

Featuring a Jacuzzi, an outdoor pool and a beauty centre, Hotel Mountain Heritage Blue Mountains is an ideal setting for a relaxing mini-break and showcases unique views of Blue Mountains and Blue Mountains National Park. It is located in Katoomba, set amongst a range of clubs and bars and is within a 10-minute walk of Katoomba Railway Station.

Carrington Hotel
8.5 Excellent
15-47 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.5 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 1,926 reviews
8.5

Situated in Katoomba, Carrington Hotel is a short drive from Leura and offers massage services, a coffee bar and an express check-in and check-out feature. It also provides free private parking on site and is within a 10-minute drive of Scenic World Blue Mountains.

Palais Royale
8.0 Excellent
230 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.2 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 1,271 reviews
8.0

Conveniently based and featuring a Jacuzzi and a sauna, this comfortable hotel is located a short drive from Leura. It is also minutes from Katoomba's popular attractions and landmarks.

Echoes Boutique Hotel And Restaurant
8.4 Excellent
3 Lilianfels Avenue, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.6 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 147 reviews
8.4

Situated just a short stroll from The Spa at Lilianfels, this stylish hotel features both a bar and a restaurant. It also features a Jacuzzi, a sauna and an outdoor pool and unique views of Blue Mountains National Park.

La Maison Boutique Hotel
7.4 Good
175--177 Lurline Street, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.5 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 
GoodBased on 659 reviews
7.4

This comfortable hotel in Katoomba offers free wireless internet, as well as a Jacuzzi and a sauna. It is ideal for those wanting to immerse themselves in nature, with Blue Mountains National Park just moments away.

Kurrara Historic Guest House
8.9 Excellent
17 Coomonderry Street, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.4 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 320 reviews
8.9

Kurrara Historic Guest House is located in Katoomba and features free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to sightsee in the area.

Shelton-Lea
9.1 Excellent
159 Lurline Street, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.4 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 173 reviews
9.1

This comfortable bed & breakfast in Katoomba provides complimentary wireless internet, as well as room service and a swimming pool. It is an excellent base for those wanting to immerse themselves in nature, with Blue Mountains National Park just steps away.

Blue Lyrebird Co-Living Blue Mountains
9.6 Excellent
144 Bathurst Road, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.6 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 
ExcellentBased on 2 reviews
9.6

This comfortable hostel in Katoomba provides free wireless internet, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature and a rooftop terrace. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is within walking distance from Katoomba Railway Station.

Katoomba Manor
Great Western Highway Car Parking Entrance 1 Bowli, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 

Katoomba Manor is located in Katoomba and features outdoor tennis courts and free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to discover the area's attractions.

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Average price in Katoomba:$250/night
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Blue Mountains Yha
8.4 Excellent
207 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.2 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 

Blue Mountains YHA is located in Katoomba and features free Wi-Fi. It is the perfect base for those wishing to get back to nature, with Blue Mountains National Park just moments away.

$17
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Echo Point Discovery Motel
7.5 Good
18 Echo Point Road, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.7 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 

Echo Point Motor Inn is located in Katoomba and is close to the area's well-known attractions. It is the perfect base for those looking to immerse themselves in nature, with Blue Mountains National Park just moments away.

$57
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Blue Mountains Heritage Motel
7.7 Good
222-224 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.3 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 

Blue Mountains Heritage Motel is located in Katoomba and is close to the area's popular attractions. It is an excellent base for those wanting to be surrounded by nature, with Blue Mountains National Park just steps away.

$68
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Metropole Katoomba
8.0 Excellent
11-15 Gang Gang Street, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.6 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 

The Metropole is situated amongst Katoomba's well-known restaurants, just a short walk from Katoomba Railway Station. It is ideal for those looking to immerse themselves in nature, with Blue Mountains National Park just moments away.

$69
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Sky Rider Motor Inn
8.7 Excellent
302 Bathurst Road, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.9 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 

Featuring an outdoor pool, Sky Rider Motor Inn is located in Katoomba and provides comfortable accommodation. It is the perfect base for those wishing to be surrounded by nature, with Blue Mountains National Park just steps away.

$81
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3 Sisters Motel
7.8 Good
348 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.5 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 

3 Sisters Motel is situated in Katoomba and offers free Wi-Fi. It also won the UK Sunday Times 'Australia's Best Value Motel' Award.

$83
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Three Explorers Motel
7.9 Good
197 Lurline Street, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.6 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 

Three Explorers Motel is located in Katoomba and features free Wi-Fi and a Jacuzzi. Only a short walk from The Spa at Lilianfels, it provides modern rooms equipped with a refrigerator, a kitchenette and a spa bath.

$85
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Hotel Blue & Cottages Katoomba
7.8 Good
88 Lurline Street, Katoomba, NSW, Australia
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0.3 mi from city centre, Katoomba, NSW, Australia 

Hotel Blue Katoomba is located in Katoomba and is close to the area's popular attractions. It is an excellent base for those wanting to be surrounded by nature, with Blue Mountains National Park just moments away.

$87
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About Katoomba

The largest town in the Blue Mountains, Katoomba occupies the natural and cultural heart of this scenic New South Wales region. Outdoor adventures greet intrepid travellers, while the town’s pampering day spas, rugged rural landscapes, vintage-style boutiques and rich Indigenous culture offer a diverse range of attractions to explore.

Things to do in Katoomba

Tick off some of Australia’s best natural sights while visiting Katoomba, especially the Three Sisters, a fascinating rock formation best seen from Echo Point. There are numerous lookouts, including Jamison, Wentworth Falls and Princess Rock, which offer one-of-a-kind vistas. If you want to get up close to Wentworth Falls, hike the various walking trails past multiple falls and down to the valley floor.

Capture incredible forest, mountain and valley views with Scenic World, which boasts glass-topped carriages that travel down a 52-degree incline into ancient forests. When you need a break from sightseeing, book a rejuvenating massage or signature treatment at SPA Sublime.

Interested in shopping at Katoomba? Head to Sylph Clothing Designs to purchase Australian-designed women’s clothing, from stylish dresses and glittering accessories to yoga and meditation wear. Follow your sweet tooth to Blue Mountains Chocolate Company, where you can watch chocolate-making demos and buy handmade chocolates, jams and jellies. The nearby Peachtree Antiques offers vintage furnishings and unique retro collectables.

When you need a break, visit the friendly staff at Paragon Cafe, considered one of Australia’s oldest cafes. It’s housed in a beautiful Art Deco building in the centre of Katoomba and serves freshly-baked scones, handmade cakes and signature locally-roasted coffee. Visit at night for a candlelit dinner in the grand banquet hall.

Getting around Katoomba

Katoomba is an easy 1.5-hour drive from Sydney along the M4 and Great Western Highway. Many of the town’s popular lookouts are within walking distance of each other, but you should hire a car to explore the rest of town and attractions further afield.

Facts about staying in Katoomba

  • What is the best place in Katoomba for bars and restaurants?

    When booking Katoomba accommodation, you should try to find a hotel near the city centre if you consider yourself a fan of good food, drinks and entertainment. Most of the popular bars and restaurants are found in this area, such as The Bootlegger Bar and Grill, which specialises in slow-cooked smoked meats but also offers vegetarian dishes. Just a short walk away you will find Avalon Restaurant & Cocktail Bar; this is the place to be for a round of sundowner cocktails followed by a hearty dinner with a mountain view. You will find several acclaimed hotels surrounding this hub of food and nightlife, such as The Carrington Hotel and Hotel Mountain Heritage Blue Mountains.

  • What is the best place for a family holiday in Katoomba?

    Our favourite kid-friendly day trip is a tour of the World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains, where the whole family can hop on the sky-high cableway and see the entire region from a birds-eye view. Being outside and experiencing nature is what Katoomba is all about, so take the kids on an easy hike up to the Katoomba falls near the three sisters. End the walk with a refreshing swim, splashing around in the rock pools, or spend the day walking through the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, where you will find an art gallery and a library that host different educational and interactive programs, for kids to engage with nature. Katoomba hotels in the areas around these family attractions are 128 Birch View Trail Lodge and The Westin Trillium House.

  • What are the best things to do and see in Katoomba?

    When considering things to see in Katoomba or where you should think about booking your hotel in Katoomba, we recommend you situate yourself close to the area’s most popular tourist sights and activities. You can spend some time admiring the view at Echo Point Lookout, which is a clifftop viewing platform offering a panoramic prospect of one of the area's most-visited sights, a collection of mountain peaks called the Three Sisters. Another popular destination which is situated a few minutes away from Echo Point is Waradah Australian Centre. Here you will get to experience Aboriginal culture, through 30-minute live shows that discuss myths and facts about the culture. If you are planning on touring this mountainous region on a slightly smaller budget, we suggest you book a spot at The Flying Fox Backpackers.

  • Where are the best places to stay for hiking in the mountains?

    If you are wondering about things to do in Katoomba, you must remember to pack your hiking boots, as Katoomba is located in the Greater Blue Mountain World Heritage Area. Nature lovers will be enthralled by the mountain scenery, which includes unusual rock formations, mountain creatures, eucalyptus forests, water features like ravines and waterfalls and endless hiking trails. If you plan on spending as much time in the mountains as you can, then book 3 Sisters Motel, which is close to the legendary Three Sisters rock formation.

  • What are the best hotels in Katoomba?

    Katoomba is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa, which has a current rating of 8.5. For other potential stays, consider Mountain Heritage Hotel and Carrington Hotel, which can also be great places to stay in Katoomba.

  • What is a good hotel near Three Sisters?

    Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa is a hotel near Three Sisters that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 8.5 across 743 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel in Katoomba near Katoomba Railway Station?

    The most popular hotel near Katoomba Railway Station is Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa, with 743 HotelsCombined users scoring it 8.5/10.