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Sky Rider Motor Inn

3.5 of 5 302 Bathurst Rd | (Cnr. Valley Rd), Katoomba, New South Wales NSW 2780 , Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Just spent 2 nights here over the Australia Day long weekend. The owners were lovely - very friendly and helpful - nothing was too much trouble. Rooms were clean, comfortable, quiet and nicely presented. The breakfast was very good, and reasonably priced. Nice little touches like DVDs, books and magazines available to borrow, and if you decide to use the... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stay: 1 night + Friendly staff + Room was ok (above low Australien Motel standard regarding quality of furniture and cleanliness) + Room was clean + Prepared for cold temperatures with heating and electric blanket + Room was not too noisy as it is a bit away from motor way - No free Wifi I would recommend this Motel.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Kerry and her husband do a great job. Originally we booked for one night, but within 15 minutes we knew we needed another night. There is a lot to see in Katoomba, and you really will need more than one day. The rooms are a little dated. But, clean, comfy, and a good bed. Nice little DVD collection to entertain... More 

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Oakland, California
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21 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great advice on best drives and walks in the area. Very friendly at check-in/out and the amenities were better than a budget hotel often provides. A microwave would be nice but as we were there in the summer, sandwiches were fine!

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Sydney, Australia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From the road, you would be forgiven for thinking that the Sky Rider is just another mediocre motel, but do t be fooled!! It is actually more like a very homely B&B. The rooms are fresh and clean, the pool and barbecue area is excellent, but the real winner is the Dining Room Breakfast!! No more trays dumped at your... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 3 nights with our family. We had 4 adults in a family room, was very comfortable and wasn't crowded-very roomy. Very clean, had our room cleaned everyday and received fresh towels everyday. The pool was very well maintained, was cleaned everyday by owner. Staff at reception and housekeeping were very friendly. Was able to get a microwave... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I were traveling on a budget and booked the Sky Rider Motor Inn because of its excellent prices. We were delightfully surprised throughout our stay. The best thing by far was how friendly and thoughtful the owners were. The location is very close to the train station and town, yet feels secluded and peaceful. The pool and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Basic but very clean Motel rooms, the managers were very friendly and helpful nothing was to much trouble. It did say it could be self catering but there is no equipment in the room other than a kettle and a fridge. You can borrow plates etc to cook food on the BBQ in the pool area. The beds were OK... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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38 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There was lots of dust on the air conditioner, some tiles is the shower by the faucet were broken, luckily the breakfast was very nice and the manager was friendly and accommodating. Wifi wasn't free, and rates were too high. Rooms must be better taken care of for 137 a night.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was greeted by friendly hosts who immediately provided me with great information about what to see and do in Katoomba and the Blue Mountains. The room was clean, tidy and spacious enough for a couple. The one thing that would improve it is to update the bathroom and interior decor to make it modern. Overall, a nice overnight stay.

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KerrySkyRider, Manager at Sky Rider Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us here in the Blue Mountains. We are constantly looking to improve our motel and the bathrooms are at the top of our renovation list, we are pleased you found our accommodation to be clean tidy and spacious and we hope to see you again soon. Our... More 

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Address: 302 Bathurst Rd | (Cnr. Valley Rd), Katoomba, New South Wales NSW 2780 , Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sky Rider Motor Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Sky Rider Motor Hotel Katoomba
Sky Rider Motor Inn Katoomba, Blue Mountains
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Katoomba

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