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Kubba Roonga Guesthouse
Ranked #3 of 7 Blackheath B&B and Inns
Reviewed March 16, 2009

Own'er Brigid O'Brien has created a comfortable, homey place for travelers to stay in the Blue Mountains area. She is friendly and accommodating. We spent two nights there and ate both dinner (an extra charge) and breakfast there as well. Brigid is a wonderful cook and our meals were delicious and filling.

  • Stayed: March 2009, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed August 1, 2008

The website for Kubba Roonga portrays the place as a home away from home, with luxurious extras such as bathrobes, mohair throws, chocolates on arrival, and port by the fire.

Although all these extras were nice touches, they should really focus on the standard of their rooms, as NO WAY was our room of four star quality.

I was expecting the nice blue/lilac room featured on their website, and when we shown to our little room (Room 5) near the back door, I wanted to leave! It was incredibly poky, draughty and cheap looking with daggy floral curtains, floral carpet and floral lampshades.

Given the location - out of the main tourist area of the Blue Mountains, I do not believe this room represented value for money.

Sure the extra touches are nice, and the cooked breakfast the next morning was lovely, but all these "extras" mean nothing, if rooms aren't up to standard!

  • Stayed: July 2008, traveled as a couple
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krgh, owner at Kubba Roonga Guesthouse, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2008

We are surprised by this review. Most guests love Room 5!

Kubba Roonga Guesthouse is a heritage guesthouse built in 1915 and has a lovely welcoming feel and lots of character throughout.

All Guest rooms are different and while Room 5 is yet to be refurbished and floral may not appeal to everyone, the room is rated by 4 star AAA.

It is difficult to meet everyones expectations however most rooms are a comfortable size and the guest areas are certainly spacious.

Kubba Roonga's location is away from the main shops - a 10 minute walk . The benefit of this is no highway noise and train noise meriting its name Kubba Roonga - 'Peaceful Place' .

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Additional Information about Kubba Roonga Guesthouse

Address: 9 Brentwood Ave, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Blackheath
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Blackheath
Price Range: $141 - $216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kubba Roonga Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Kubba Roonga Guesthouse is a beautiful heritage guesthouse at Blackheath in the heart of the World Heritage Blue Mountains National Park. You can walk into the National Park from your door to enjoy the many spectacular walks in the area as well as being 10 minutes away from other major attractions such as the three Sisters and the villages of Katoomba and Leura. At Kubba Roonga you will find a warm welcome and delicious breakfasts to ensure you have a great stay! ... more   less 
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