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Echo Point Motor Inn

18 Echo Point Rd, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Lake Macquarie, Australia
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116 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you want to be close to the magnificent sights of the Blue Mountains , you cannot get much closer than this. A five minute walk takes you to the breathtaking vista of Echo Point and the start of a myriad of waling trails. Accommodation is unpretentious and provides a great base to explore the area. Parking is free and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Fairly nice rooms for a motel. Design slightly dated and rooms quite small, a little expensive for a motel but fine for what they were. Great location, 2 min walk to the 3 Sisters, and right across the road to Lilianfels Resort. Staff very friendly and helpful. Parking available onsite.

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

We stayed here for a last minute getaway. Our room was a bit dated but perfectly fine for us and our toddler and best of all it looked directly over the mountains. You can't complain when the nightly fee with parking directly in front of the room isn't much more than the cost of parking on the street! We met... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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64 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I know that because we stayed for longer than just one or two nights, we were placed in an upstairs room facing away from the driveway where it was quiet and undisturbed by overnight comings and goings. Our room was large and comfortable. It may have been a little worn around the edges, but it was definitely clean, and the... More 

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Jason D, Manager at Echo Point Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Lissel, Thank you for your kind review. The staff here try and look after our guests the best way we can and are always trying to improve things. We take on board feedback from guests seriously and do the things most needed first. We have recarpeted fifteen rooms and have new curtains coming for those rooms in the next... More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place has had a bit of a facelift since some of the photos on here. It's true the place is a little tired around the edges but for the price what are people expecting...the Hilton!? For those of you with common sense this place is excellent, the rooms are big, clean nice bathrooms with great hot water and pressure.... More 

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Jason D, Manager at Echo Point Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Hayden, Thank you for your review. Over the last 12 months we have been working on improving the property and still have some things to do but things take time. We are happy to do what we can for our guests and are always happy to drop people up the street if I am able to at the time.... More 

Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went last weekend for overnight stay. The room is spacious and beds are comfy. It is older style motel but everything is clean. We arrived late in the evening and the heater is already on so it is nice and cozy in the room. Plenty on onsite parking outside the room. It is located 2 mins away from the... More 

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Jason D, Manager at Echo Point Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Kindly .. Wiz2014 .. Its great to see you had a nice time with us and that you appreciate the little extras that we do for our Guests.. We strive to make sure we do provide value for money and its very rewarding to see you using theses words in your review. It will be nice to see you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

This small in is like stepping back in time, it's in the perfect location just five minutes from the three sisters. The rooms have heaters and electric heated sheets which you will need. There's a unique little chocolate cafe a few minutes walk away definitely worth a visit too! The staff were very friendly got advise when needed ordered taxis... More 

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Jason D, Manager at Echo Point Motor Inn, responded to this review

Kellymegs .. We do hope you will return as your friendly smile was very welcome .. Yes all Our rooms have been Equipped with new heating systems, So its great you noticed and kept nice and warm on a chilly winters night. We also have all our beds Equipped with electric Blankets for the convenience of our guests. . The... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Rather than stay at a venue closer to the Katoomba CBD we decided to stay closer to Echo Point this time. This decision was based on the fact that we could easily walk to the amazing views from here rather than drive as we would have to do if we stayed elsewhere. The premises are well-located, and the rooms clean... More 

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Jason D, Manager at Echo Point Motor Inn, responded to this review

TravellingManOz. Great to see you enjoyed your time in the Blue Mountains , and with us , Being the closet motel to The Famous Three Sisters walking is a Breeze and as you noted, the Views are Brilliant . We thank You for taking the time to send us this review , Looking Forward to showing you other great attractions... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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36 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Average motel stay, clean and basic. Very close to the Three Sisters. Not close to main street in Katoomba with shops and restaurants. Motel staff were very helpful, on arrival restaurant information was volunteered with a list and map. Even given a list of places that offered a discount if we showed our room key.

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Jason D, Manager at Echo Point Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks . Lyse99 Your honest and open review is just what we like to see . It helps us to provide an enjoyable experience for our guests . Whilst staying with us .. We look forward to catching up with you again .. In the future.. More 

Moorestown, New Jersey
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63 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Expectations are everything. We liked this place! I warned my family that this place was tired and shabby based on the reviews. However, I would say it seemed sleepy and charming. The man at the desk was helpful and pleasant, the room was tidy and clean, even if the decor was not up to date. The beds were comfy and,... More 

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Jason D, Manager at Echo Point Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Anne. Thanks kindly for taking the time to let us and other potential guest know of your experience with us. We are please to note that we met your expectation's and beyond . The motel takes all reviews seriously and we have replaced the heating systems after guests brought it to our attention . Our refurbishment program is in... More 

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