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The Hideaway Retreat

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   50 - 54 Railway Parade, Wentworth Falls, New South Wales 2782, Australia
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
thumper151 Sydney, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was very disappointed with this hotel. It is self rated as 4 star but I think that is being extremely generous. A 2-3 star more likely. The building, pool, location and view are terrific but that's where the positives stop. On entering, the foyer is cold and lacking character. There are candles burnt out and not replaced, no care... More

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HideawayRetreat, Manager at The Hideaway Retreat, responded to this review

It was with baited breath we waited for this review to pop up over the internet. Please remember to secure one of our king rooms you only need to book one. We can not guarantee availability of one if the cheapest, discounted standard double rooms is booked to save money then a demand of free upgrade to a premium king... More

Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice Hotel with about 20 rooms. Looks like it may be close to highway and railway on the map but it is very quiet and backs directly onto the bush with great views over the valley. Staff were helpful and nothing was a problem. Very nice continental breakfast served with homemade bread. The room was clean and the bed was... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

What a lovely hotel hidden from the town in Wentworth Falls. The views were amazing and it was a very peaceful location. The hotel itself had a really nice vibe and we both felt very comfortable staying there. The hospitality of the owners is lovely and very friendly. The room was quite simple, but very clean. Would stay again.

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HideawayRetreat, Manager at The Hideaway Retreat, responded to this review

Thanks so very much guys! Hope to see you again soon. More

Wollongong
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164 reviews 164 reviews
31 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The Hideaway is not walking distance to town so plan on driving. It is in a beautiful setting with mountain views and bushy surrounds. The building looks ok from the outside and the foyer included a lovely lounge area with a fire and reading material. The rooms are a good size with a double bed and a single bed. the... More

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HideawayRetreat, Manager at The Hideaway Retreat, responded to this review

Thanks so much for leaving a review of our home. Perhaps next time you would like to give one of our newly renovated Monarch King rooms a go. We have been gradually upgrading all manner of things across our little piece of the world and these new rooms are fantastic (although our standard rooms as you noted are great too!... More

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We recently held our wedding at the retreat and we must say, amazing. Damien, Ronnie and staff went above and beyond to help us out with our wedding preparations. The day of the wedding was amazing. Damien had ensured that everything was perfect for our big day. The rooms were clean, beds comfortable and location outstanding. Thankyou so much again.

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HideawayRetreat, Manager at The Hideaway Retreat, responded to this review

Thanks so much for choosing our home for your special day guys and we are so very proud that everything went so perfectly! Enjoy the rest of your lives together and please pop in regularly to keep in touch as you grow old together! More

Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
41 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I stayed here on a three day retreat. The atmosphere is warm and friendly this is a family run hotel/chalet. The rooms were clean and yes a bit dated especially the bathroom, bed comfortable but could go a few new pillows; however the view is lovely. Meals were simple and filling the same for the breakfasts. Just about all food... More

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We only stayed one night, wish we could have stayed longer!! The area is very peaceful and the views were outstanding. The room was simple, bed slightly small but it had everything we needed. We loved the little gestures offered like the 'help yourself' port to be enjoyed by the fireplace. The breakfast was great with lot's of choice and... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

My partner and I stayed here this weekend (23/02). We booked this place as an alternative to a cheap motel in Leura or Katoomba because it had such great reviews. The only good thing about this place was the view everything else was tired and outdated. The room was an ok size however the tv and bed were both tiny.... More

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HideawayRetreat, General Manager at The Hideaway Retreat, responded to this review

For those taking the time to read our response to this one, thank you and please bare with us. This grew to more than intended as it was more upsetting than we realized as we addressed it. First and absolutely foremost, please do not belittle the reviews and comments made by our many happy, and regular guests. We can understand... More

Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Spent a couple of nights at this property which has very nice views and friendly staff. It is self rated as 4 stars but I think this is probably being a bit generous. The place is looking a bit run down with weeds growing through the pavemement and the interior probably in need of a bit of "sprucing up". The... More

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Sherman, Illinois
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

This hotel had outstanding views and in a very natural seating. I’ve traveled around the world and this hotel was one of the best. We arrived late in the evening. When we awoke and looked out the window and WoW!! I was simply astonished at the grandiose and breathtaking view. We could see the valley below us and the Blue... More

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Address: 50 - 54 Railway Parade, Wentworth Falls, New South Wales 2782, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Wentworth Falls
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Hideaway Retreat 4*
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Also Known As:
The Hideaway Retreat Centre Hotel Wentworth Falls
The Hideaway Retreat Blue Mountains/Wentworth Falls

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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
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A small family owned and run Eco guesthouse and bush retreat. Set on 32 acres of virgin bushland in the heart of the Blue Mountains with a friendly relaxed atmosphere and an ever evolving, eco driven, organically farmed community living experience. ... more   less 
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