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Leura House

3.5 of 5 7 Britain St, Leura, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

Thanks to Garry for a comfortable stay in a beautiful spotless house so gorgeously decorated.What a delightful host.Spacious bedroom and large bath to relax in after a day walking in the Blue Mountains.Good location near the train station and main street.

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

1. very disappointing, beautiful house with such potential but full of cheap pictures, ornaments etc. 2. beds and pillows hard and uncomfortable, at those prices the expectation is comfort. Towels inadequate. 3. breakfast inadequate, only cereal, tinned fruit and toast available; however owner and his family brought their cooked breakfasts into the dining room whilst we were there- this is... More 

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Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

After a quick tour of the main house we were taken out to our lodging in the garden cottage. The entrance is through the bathroom which while to some may be offputting for us it was a god send to have the bathroom ventilate to somewhere other than the bedroom ahaha. The room was an odd mismatch of styles but... More 

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Waterloo, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This B and B is very tired and needs a major overhaul. Food very disappointing only cereals and toast, nothing hot. The rooms are not cleaned or serviced during the day; there is little soap, no shampoo, towels not changed and no spare toilet paper. Don't be fooled by the online photos. The real challenge is to find the light... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Full of rustic charm nicely located in the countryside. From the outside the bed and breakfast looks ideal for a quiet retreat. The inside, although comfortable, does not live up to the promise of the outside. Well overdue for the inside is a fresh paint job and thorough cleaning. Although not extensive, there were signs of peeling paint, cobwebs and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

A character home that has some charm. However inside the paint was peeling in parts and some mould was clearly visible in the shower. Food disappointing - first morning just basic cereal but was promised a cooked meal for the second day. That cooked breakfast consisted of one strip of bacon and two poached eggs. Nothing else. The owner was... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

You get what you pay for I realise, but this place really was run down. Needs to be sold and done up. Junk shop kitsch everywhere, although some of the decor retained from the nunnery was interesting and appropriate. Unprofessional ad hoc patching up here and there. Good mattress but very hard pillow kept me uncomfortable. Evidence of meanness in... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We booked the Velvet room ( or whatever it was) thinking it would be very romantic for the price but we were disappointed. While the B&B was neat and clean it had a lack of charm and romance. It was very cold and miserable weather but the house was warm, with the modern heating, however, it would have been more... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I read the reviews of Leura House, but still went ahead with the booking. This place is enchanting in an oldy worldy way. For me the experience was like stepping back in time. Something reminiscent of sharing an old boarding house with like-minded strangers, creaky floors and old paintings and artefacts scattered around. We had the the mid-week special. For... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

A delightful old convent which could be a delightful place to stay. Instead, the owner's mean attitude takes away from the historic feel of the place. No log fire, poor breakfast, lots of rules written everywhere. This may have suited the nuns, but if you're looking for a warm, welcoming, generous B & B in the Mountains, look elswhere!

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Address: 7 Britain St, Leura, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Leura
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Leura House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Leura House Hotel Leura
Leura House Blue Mountains

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