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Shelton-Lea B&B

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159 Lurline Street, Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The B&B was cosy, a real holiday house. Everything was done to make us having a nice feeling. Jenny and Paul took very good care of us, by adding drinks, fruit, etc... to the fridge everyday, spoling us with cakes when we got home at the end of the day,...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is everything you want in a B&B. Cannot speak of this place highly enough. They have thought of everything. Food and wine were great. Echo point and centre of town are within 10mins walking distance. I will recommend this place to everyone who heads up to Katoomba.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jenny & Paul were lovely hosts! We enjoyed our romantic weekend getaway in the cosy Allambe spa suite. We especially loved the little touches ie fire was waiting for us when we arrived, afternoon tea, bottle of wine & port and the delicious breakfast delivered to our room every morning! It is also in a central location close to sightseeing,... More 

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Red Deer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked 1 night last minute. Easy booking process and an email back asap confirming the reservation. We stayed in the deluxe room. Nice big room with little kitchen space. Jetted bath tub. Heater in bath room. It was a cold night so appreciated the gas fire. Continental breakfast provided in fridge however fruit was a bit shrivelled. Parking is tight.... More 

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed one night. Easy parking, easy to find and a very nice cozy sitting room and bedroom. Comfy bed! Breakfast was delivered on time and was delicious. Lots of .supplies were a nice touch. Bathroom and spa bath were enjoyed. The gas fire was lovely and the central heating was a luxury

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Jennifer Paul M, Owner at Shelton-Lea B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are very happy you both enjoyed your stay and do hope you will come and enjoy our hospitality again soon. Kind regards Jenny and Paul More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Shelton-Lea for two nights and wished we could stay longer. Our hosts, Jenny and Paul, were very friendly and helpful. We stayed at The Studio, which was clean and cozy. When we arrived the heater was already on and we were welcomed into our room. Owners paid a lot of attention to details and we were surprised... More 

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Jennifer Paul M, Owner at Shelton-Lea B&B, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely positive review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and that we were able to make you feel comfortable. We appreciate your comments and do hope to have you stay with us at Shelton-Lea B&B again in the future. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We enjoyed our 3 night stay at SHELTON-LEA, overall, but a few little things disappointed us. I realise they are a little bit limited for room to park the cars, but it is a bit of a task to park in the area reserved for three cars. If two other cars are already in it certainly takes a bit of... More 

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Jennifer Paul M, Owner at Shelton-Lea B&B, responded to this review

We appreciate your comments and will use your picky bits to help improve the experience of our guests for the future. To address some of your comments our Car parking is very ample and we have had multiple 4 wheel drive vehicles parked together at times and we also have safe on street parking. Sometimes guests have poor parking and... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

So enjoyed our stay here. Large comfy bed, spa bath, little kitchenette. Everything we needed was provided and some caring extra's. Afternoon tea, generous continental breakfast in the fridge. We had our own entrance and came and went as we pleased. Jenny was friendly and welcoming but didn't intrude (which can be a bit of a pain in some B... More 

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Jennifer Paul M, Owner at Shelton-Lea B&B, responded to this review

Paul and I thank you for your great review, we appreciate your lovely comments and hope you may stay with again in the future. More 

Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Charming accommodation, warm and super clean make a great combination for a lovely weekend away. Delicious breakfast especially the pancakes and bacon w maple syrup! Fresh fruit add a very nice touch.

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Thank you very much for your kind review, we appreciate your support and hope you will stay with us again at Shelton-Lea B&B. More 

Sunshine Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

What a lovely B&B! Definitely my favourite out of a few we stayed on on a self guided inn to inn walking holiday, sadly we only had one night here, I'll definitely be back :) super clean with superb facilities and lots of great extra touches, not to mention a bed that made you feel like you were floating off... More 

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Jennifer Paul M, Owner at Shelton-Lea B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Sandra for your lovely comments, we would love you to come and stay again with us in the future. Paul's western wine tour to Mudgee is fantastic and a great way to see some of the great country side as well. More 

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