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3 Explorers Motel

4.0 of 5 197 Lurline St., Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wollongong, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having stayed here twice now whilst attending the Blue Mountains Annual Ukulele Festival, we will be looking to return again next year. The accommodation was quiet, spacious, clean, well supplied and very comfortable. Service was very good and fridge, kettle and microwave added convenience. Airconditioning, large mounted TV and free WiFi...home away from home! We had a two night stay... More 

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94 reviews 94 reviews
18 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 2 nights and the 3 Explorers is an excellent location and offers large comfortable rooms. The owner gave us a great insight into what to see and visit in the area. Only 5 minutes walk to Echo point and 10 minutes into town. Good value, clean and comfortable.

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located just a short walk to Echo Point with views of the Three Sisters and the hills beyound, a view that you just do not tire of! There are plenty of Cliff walks to trek, but some of the steps are not for the faint hearted, especially the ones at Wentworth Falls (a short drive away) A visit to Jenolan... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We stayed at the 3 Explorers for 3 nights in Jan2015. The location is excellent the rooms are very big very comfortable & very clean. The owner was very knowledgeable about the area & was very helpful.

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Loegstoer, Denmark
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We had a family room, which worked well for us – like many other places it can be a bit tight for a family of five, so be sure to use your time exploring the fantastic surroundings. The place is very close to the 3 sisters and the information centre. While in Katoomba be sure to walk the National pass... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

The service we got from the people there was very nice & kind, good advices & suggestions. Our room was big enough with all the supplies we might need like hair dryer, iron, microwave & ... However the room we had was a bit too dark with its one small window covered by trees. Also I expected much more from... More 

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East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

For 3 years this has been our January home for 3-6 days & has always met expectations. This year we opted for the queen bed & spa situated on the ground floor. This room is like a private apartment, being situated behind the office, with access from the managers carport, via a lattice gate. It has a small outside sitting... More 

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Coolangatta, Australia
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Clean rooms, a long way out of town although is on the tourist bus route that circles through katoomba and Leura. Owner not very helpful. Managed to seriously offend my son when he went to the office to ask where the bus stop was. There are better deals...

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Perth, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Very impressed with many aspects of our stay. Invaluable advice from the owner about some tourist attractions we were planning to visit. We had the family room with bunks and the accommodation was perfect for sharing a room with kids as the room set up allowed us to watch TV after kids were asleep. Perfect, quiet location.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

My family and I stayed for 2 nights at the 3 Explorers Motel. The experience was very pleasant. The room was exactly what we saw from the website. The accommodation was basic but clean and pleasant. It is less than 10mins walk to Echo points The Three Sisters and unknown to us, the chocolate gallery is just opposite the motel.... More 

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Address: 197 Lurline St., Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — 3 Explorers Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
3 Explorers Hotel Katoomba
3 Explorers Motel Katoomba, Blue Mountains
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Katoomba
#2 Family Hotel in Katoomba
#3 Romantic Hotel in Katoomba

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