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3 Explorers Motel
Ranked #9 of 15 Hotels in Katoomba
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Reviewed July 21, 2013

We rented the family room for 3 of us, for a 2 nights stay. The room was huge, which was something expected of a motel in Australia, at least for those that I have stayed in.

The family room comes with fridge and microwave oven, which was great as we could warm up soups for dinner/breakfast.

Its location was great, a 10 min walk to Echo Point and the 3 Sisters Lookout, and just opposite the Chocolate company. If you don't drive, the bus stop is just located 1 min from the motel, we walked from Katoomba Station to the motel, which took us 20 min and it's not so bad.

Or if you drive (which we did for the 2nd day), plenty of parking spaces for you, and its near the Cliff Drive, that allows you to explore the other Lookout in Blue Mountains.

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled with friends
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4  Thank _giN_SG
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ThreeExplorersMotel, Manager at 3 Explorers Motel, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2013

Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of your stay & the 3 Explorers Motel & visit to the Blue Mountains, very happy that enjoyed the visit & look forward to a return visit

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Reviewed July 18, 2013

The motel was extremely near to the three sister Blue mountains in Katoomba, The motel was very clean with Beds of Five star rating, Heated beds, also the room was very well furnished. we were so close to the chocolate factory & the Blue Mountains.

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled with family
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4  Thank Balwant63
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Reviewed July 18, 2013

Nice motel. I stayed there for two night and found the room big and comfortable. There's a coffe maker and a little fridge that allow you to have some independence. There's free wifi for the guests and the room is cleaned everyday.

  • Stayed: December 2012, traveled as a couple
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5  Thank Géssica L
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ThreeExplorersMotel, Manager at 3 Explorers Motel, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2013

Thank you for taking the time to offer a very kind review of your stay at the 3 Explorers Motel, we hope you will return to see us again.

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Reviewed July 11, 2013

The 3 explorers motel was a little above average motel. The rooms were actually quite large for a motel, and felt very spacious. There was no real extra services, which is what you generally would expect at a motel, but i had quite a nice sleep.It was very close to the walking tracks around katoomba near the blue mountains, and near the main street of katoomba. Not bad in anyway, just not particularly excellent In comparison to other places out there (bear in mind this is coming from a person who usually stays in 5 star hotels). 3 out of 5 stars.

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled with family
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4  Thank Nelson B
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Reviewed June 21, 2013

My husband baby and myself were very comfortable in our room. The staff were very helpful.The blue mountains is a lovely place to visit when i come back I will be staying at the three explorer's again.

  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled with family
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7  Thank Sarah H
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Reviewed June 6, 2013

Although the property may seem a little dated, it was beautifully presented and the service was second to none. You will probably need a car to get to the main shopping precinct. However you only need to take a short walk to see beautiful views of the Blue Mountains.

  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled with family
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4  Thank AussieNW
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Reviewed June 2, 2013

This place is excellent, took my wife and son up for a day in the mountains. Reception was quick and friendly, parking was a breeze and the room was easy to find. We had a family superior room and remembering this is a motel, not a resort, it was perfect.
Plenty of space with simple but quality appointments. Most of all, it was spotlessly clean and had everything you expect plus a few extra niceties as well.
We had a room service breakfast in the morning, delivered at the time we asked, piping hot and cooked perfectly.
I will be recommending this quality establishment to all my family and friends.

Stayed: June 2013, traveled with family
8  Thank Ron L
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Additional Information about 3 Explorers Motel

Address: 197 Lurline St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Katoomba
#4 Luxury Hotel in Katoomba
Price Range: $85 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 3 Explorers Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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