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Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast

98 Waratah Street, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Ranked #5 of 20 Katoomba B&B and Inns
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We stayed at Melba House for 4 nights over Easter. Sue was a lovely, very accommodating host. The rooms were very comfortable and clean, and the breakfast was great too. I would highly recommend staying here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Upon arriving we felt so welcomed by Sue and Issy, and then we entered the Dame Nellie room... WOW!!!! Absolutely amazing! Everything you could ever ask for in a room. We had a log fire, a hot spa and a massive king bed to relax and unwind. Simply fantastic! We'll be going back for certain!

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in the Dame Melba room for 2 nights. Our stay was very relaxing, helped by the nice natured Izabella. Sue was extremely helpful and breakfast was terrific. We would definitely recommend this B&B.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you Sue for a wonderful day and night at the Melba House. There was a freshly baked chocolate cake waiting for us as we walked in from a rainy, but beautiful day. We stayed in two of the three rooms, Dame Nellie and Dame Edna, both were very clean and comfortable, fresh cookies, tea and port. Breakfast the next... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we stayed in the Dam Melba room for 2 nights. A very relaxing 3 days. Sue is a very good hostess. Breakfast were hearty and nice. This would have to be the Best B & B in Blue Mountain. We will be back for sure.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Wonderful 3 days in the Dame Edna room. Sue an Issy were very friendly. Sue offered lots of helpful ideas for dining and sight seeing. We specially loved the using the open fire, and the after dinner glass of port, and of course the delightful spa bath with lots and lots of bubbles. Ingrid

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This was our second time staying at Melba House. Last time was Dame Joan and this time was Dame Nellie. My husband and I had an amazing time on both occasions but the spa in Nellie is definitely a bonus - along with ample of towels, candles, Molten Brown toiletries. Our stay there always feels luxurious with breakfast served with... More

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Miami, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

I had such a wonderful time over the weekend staying at Melba house. Sue was a wonderful welcoming host and the room, Dame Edna was lovely. It was especially perfect for Valentines weekend as there were strawberries and chocolates as well as champagne and candles. Im not sure if that was special for the Valentines weekend or if that is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We stayed at the lovely Melba House in the Blue Mountains over the Valentines weekend. A beautiful B&B with attention to detail, from cakes to enjoy to flowers and chocolates in the room. Sue the owner was lovely as was her sweet pooch " Issy". Breakfast is served in your room or on the verandah weather permitting which for us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Staying at Melba House this weekend was, quite simply, a joy. Our suite - Dame Edna, was comfortable and well supplied with everything one might wish for. Breakfast on the terrace each morning was delicious and Sue and Issy could not have been better hosts. Sue was more forthcoming than Issy when it came to expert guidance on the best... More

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Additional Information about Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast

Also Known As:
Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast Katoomba, Blue Mountains
Address: 98 Waratah Street, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Suites
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Ranked #5 of 20 B&Bs / Inns in Katoomba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Your own Open Fire and Spa, King and queen-sized beds, central heating, electric blankets, large comfortable rooms with own sitting and dining areas, sumptuous breakfasts, that's historical Melba House. Quiet and secluded yet close to many restaurants, galleries, antique and craft shops. Also, close to the best-loved attractions of Katoomba and Leura. Blue Mountains World Heritage bush walks abound, some only 300 m away. Easy drive to Blackheath and Wentworth Falls and other mountain townships. ... more   less 
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