Derived from the aboriginal word, Kedumba (which translates to shiny, falling waters), Katoomba is a town in the heart of the ethereal Blue Mountains. This fairy tale town is a delightful mix of history, art galleries, graffiti, boutiques, and upbeat café culture. Enjoy the stunning cliffside views offered by the Scenic Railways, the steepest railway incline in the world. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the surrounding parks and viewpoints or enjoy the artsy, bohemian vibe in town. Live in one of the many Stays accommodations here for holiday as charming as the surrounding natural beauty. Here’s a selection of the most affordable and comfortable Stays accommodations in Katoomba.
If you are looking for a tranquil mountain house with a cozy fireplace to gather around in the evenings, this Stayz accommodation with captivating escarpment views is perfect for you. Treetops Retreat is a spacious four-bedroom, centrally-heated mountain lodge that can occupy a maximum of nine guests. It comes with a fully equipped kitchen, an outdoor seating area and barbeque facilities, an undercover car park for three cars, and a separate entertainment area. Though hidden in a quiet and undisturbed bushland block, the property is close to the Katoomba town center and a few minutes drive from attractions such as the Three Sisters, the Scenic World, Leura, and Blackheath.
Treetops Retreat - Great location and panoramic views
Top guest reviewsit was well suited to 4-5 women with individual bedrooms and beds and two bathrooms/3 toiletsfor a spacious place, it feels cosy and comfortableoh, if anyone fancies sticky date pudding, we recommend the unassuming savoy restaurant in katoomba town centrewe have stayed each of the last three years with between 5 and 8 people and always found there to be plenty roomeverything you need for a warm comfortable stay in the mountainsclean and tidydelicious!thanks eric for sharing your lovely cottage with us!great sweeping views and fresh airthe wood fire, central heating and electric blankets on the beds were appreciated given the blue mountains can be chilly in winter and we made use of all of thesedefinitely a highlight is the central heating which was available throughout the house and even the bathrooms
Host:eric is a great host who is always ready to assistwe had fun playing with snow in the garden as well as the drivewaythe house is spacious and has several areas for relaxing and getting togetherthe communications with the owner were excellent and eric was more than willing to meet our needs and offer any assistancethere are some maintenance/cleaning issues which need to be regularly checked and the owner has been made aware, but otherwise the house is well-provisioned and comfortableRead more reviewsgreat location, amazing viewsclose to lots of great walks, easy drive to town centre and echo pointthoroughly enjoyed out stayswonderful house in a great locationwe especially enjoyed the beautiful fireplace
If you are looking for a cheerful accommodation that brings together the best of modern living and traditional charm, then this Stayz accommodation is the match for you. This well-furnished five-bedroom cottage comes with a fully-equipped kitchen, a dining area with a twelve-seater table, an entertainment room, gas central heating, and a washing machine to keep your stay comfortable. If you are driving to Katoomba, there’s plenty of safe parking space on the driveway as well as a closed car park for a single car. It is within walking distance of cafes, gourmet restaurants, the aquatic center, native bushland, and the starting points of nature walks to Katoomba Falls, Scenic World, and the Three Sisters.
Grevillea Cottage - Family and Group Getaways
Top guest reviewsspacious, comfortable roomsplenty of space and well equipped kitchenfully equipped kitchen and large dining tablewe had a sing along around the piano, played board games on the over size dining table or just chilled on the comfy lounges when neededlots of space and very comfortablekitchen was very well equipped, everything was clean and tidywe were 2 families of 4 plus an extra adult, and we felt it was plenty big enough for everyone
Host:i will definitely consider booking again on our next visit!communication with the owner was also very good, quick responses and accurate informationwhen we entered, a rat poison box welcomed us, then dust on the trundles and carpets made us put the kids into the same bedterrific central gas heating for the colder nightswe had a wonderful time staying at grevillea cottagethe only downside was the overwhelming musty old house smell that felt had not been opened up and aired in quite sometime which was a shame as also, on closer inspection, all was not as clean as it...Read more reviewsvery convenient location, lovely cottagethe house is well located but suffered of a dusty state, it needed a good cleaningit is so close to the centre of katoomba which was convenientclose to katoomba shops, scenic world and walksperfect location
Located on the corner of the Cliff Drive and Merriwa St., this three-bedroom house overlooks Mt Solitary and the Jamison Valley. Here, you can enjoy the escarpment view while sipping coffee in your bed. Apart from a great view, the house also has all the amenities required for a comfortable stay - an independent kitchen and an outdoor grill, central heating, a charming fireplace, an elegantly done up living room, clothes washing and drying facilities, a well-stocked entertainment room, and tastefully designed outside seating. You also enjoy a convenient location here. There are two fabulous restaurants, the Rooster French and Solitary Restaurant and Kiosk, within a walking distance. The Prince Henry Cliff Walk Across is just across the cottage.
Top guest reviewsThe view from the master bedroom and front verandah is spectacularIt was great having a separate sitting / tv room for the kidsin the shade two sitting roomsa great kitchen with everything you need fluffy while towels in the bathrooms crisp white sheets in the bedrooms and wonderful verandah looking out down the valleyso we never felt cold and the fireplace adds to the cosinessThe house is clean and has everything you needThe house was very clean and comfortable and had everything we needed and more We would definitely stay here again
Host:The central heating is in all roomsClean stylish all required amenitiesWe cant wait to go againCentral heating is a big plus Lovely gardenonly feedback is that there were not enough seats for everyone to comfortably sit around the fire (4 adults and 2 teenagers)Read more reviewsA lovely heritage house in a quiet area away from the tourist throng of Katoombathe authentic couches are lovely but not too practicalThe house is really prettyExcellent accommodation - Scenic Bus stop adjacent gave good access to many of the bush walks plus the town centres of Leura and KatoombaA nice walk through the back streets or Cliff walk to The Three Sisters
This Stayz four-bedroom pet-friendly holiday home, with treelined views of Mount Solitary and Megalong Valley, easily accommodates up to 12 guests. It has centralized gas heating, air conditioning, free WiFi, entertainment facilities, a washer and dryer, and a safe parking space. There are a well-equipped kitchen and a well-stocked pantry. You can cook to your heart’s content here! Enjoy your meals in the dining area or on the deck which has a lovely sunset view. After a long day, relax in the spa bath in the main bathroom. All beds have electric blankets to keep you warm. A short 10-minute stroll through the parkland will take you to Katoomba town. Or, you can walk to the Leura Mall and nearby attractions within 15 minutes.
Harry's Lookout - 'Home-away-from-Home'
Top guest reviewseasy and comfortablethe beds were very comfortable and the studio downstairs was a great space for our teenagercosy and warm in cold weathereverything we needed in the kitchen for large groupso cosy and warm, loved the view of the trees and the sound of the birds
Host:lovely homethe hosts were generous and friendlywe appreciated the layout and firingsthe house is large, very well equipped, in a marvellous location, and the hosts have made us feel very welcome as well as having provided us with a lot of extra goodies that you normally don't expe...very helpful messages from owners prior to the holidayRead more reviewsproperty was easily located and in a central locationfantastic property in a great locationthe house is bright with a lovely bush outlook and it was great that the dogs could be included in our holidaythe house is comfortably situated between leura and katoomba in a lovely quiet streetvery convenient
Do you love period movies and decor? If yes, then this beautiful three-bedroom house with vintage furnishings, double glazed windows with cedar shutters and wooden floored bedrooms, is your perfect holiday home. While the decor will make you travel back in time, the kitchen and bathrooms with all the modern amenities will keep you comfortable. You can also access your social media and music through the NBN WiFi. The house has air conditioning, central heating, laundry facilities, a fireplace, cable TV, parking, and a fold-out bed for extra guests. The pride of the house is the snooker room with some guitars, a jukebox, and a baby grand piano. You have boutiques and cafes in Katoomba as well as the bushwalks closeby.
Cascades Manor - Wonderfull home, waiting to welcome you.
Top guest reviewsas this is a large house couples had their own bathroom facilitiesthe pantry was stocked with bread, milk tea, fruit, etci organised the house for a group of three couples as it advertised three large bedrooms, each with an en-suiteeasy transaction with the ownersthe heating was perfect, heaps of space and plenty to doperfect facilities, lovely and warmthere was everything there we could want, and the guest supplies that were left for us to enjoy were generous to say the least - everything from champagne, to juice, 2 types of milk, copious coffee...
Host:a lovely house and a charming hostmaking for more comfort and conveniencemy kids didn't want to leaveand neither did anyone elseexcellent ?great house, very well equippedthe billiard table kept us entertained during our stayRead more reviewsthe location is really great, close to everythinggreat houseeverything you needed and location, location!what more could you want? walk to the lookouts, visit the cultural centre, stop at the carrington for a nostagic drink or afternoon teaperfectly suited to a blue mountains holidayit was real luxury and had everything from the food that was left for us to the lovely little cars that our 2 year old grandson enjoyed moving around in
This well-planned four-bedroom house boasts stunning mountain views from all the rooms as well as the large entertainment deck and patio. It has five bathrooms with a spa in one, a washer and dryer, air conditioning, heating, internet, and all the kitchen essentials. There’s something close by for everyone here. Several golf courses, bush walks, and scenic lookouts are all within a short drive. A day trip to Jenolan Caves is a great option. Other convenient activities are horse rides along the Hartley and Megalong Valley, a ride on the Zig Zag railway which is just a 20 minutes’ drive, a trip to Scenic railway and skyway within a five minutes’ drive, or a gentle 15-minute stroll to the Leura Toy and Railway Museum.
Cliffnest House with views
Top guest reviewsstayed with the extended family during the christmas breakhowever the wifi is slow, no air dryer before asking forplenty of space for kids to run around and separate space for elders to relax and chit chatthe house is spacious with every bedroom featuring an en-suitegreat open and expansive living spaces, and plenty of bedrooms (four) each with their own ensuitesextremely clean and large propertysonething to clean the bbq with and a microwave plate also some of the bathroom towels were thread barevery large, tidy and exceptionally located homewe found this property to be very clean and had quality accessoriesperfect for couples, with personal space (and en suites) and large lounge and dining areas
Host:these details have since been removedstaff is nice & helpfuli am happy to provide all email correspondence with them and the dates and how long it has taken them to reply as well as any update into the matterrob and ali were extremely helpful with this booking and went out of their way to make our weekend very specialproperty and view was very nice with a modern interior however there are no further redeeming features about this placeRead more reviewsthis is the perfect place for a peaceful holiday over looking the valley to the cliffseasy to locate and fantastic outlookit was very handy location to the 3 sisters and attractionsthe booking process was a breeze with lovely assistancethoroughly enjoyed the house
Located in a quiet corner of Katoomba town, this property is within a short drive from well-known attractions such as the Katoomba galleries and Katoomba Cultural Centre and Café, United Cinemas, the Edge, Leura Toy and Railway Museum, Echo Point, the Three Sisters, and the Scenic Railway and Skyway. They provide a comfortable stay with gas central heating, laundry facilities, and an entertainment room. The spacious kitchen has everything you need to cook your meals, including a Sunbeam Sandwich Press for quick snacks. The pantry is stocked with complimentary honey, jams, marmalade, and Twinings and Planet Organic teas. You can also pick fresh seasonings from the herb garden. Relax in the garden here, read some books, and enjoy the laughter of Kookaburras in the gum trees.
GRACE COTTAGE - Katoomba CENTRALLY HEATED + FOXTEL
Top guest reviewswe were three adults and two young children4 amazing spacious bedrooms, main with ensuite, all have built ins, comfy beds and electric blankets, a formal lounge room and formal dining room, enormous kitchen, with everything you could need, ...so many added touches like toiletries, breakfast spreads and a range of tea and coffeethe wind was howling outside, so heavier window coverings would have kept the heat in better (mostly vertical blinds with light, lacey curtain)otherwise, the house was comfortable and our stay was enjoyablevery clean and homeythe place was really big, bright and very cleanthe bathrooms had mini bottles of shampoo, bath wash etc and laundry had washing liquid to wash your clothesthe house was clean, roomy and warmthe bathrooms could do with an update, and the water pressure in the ensuite was quite low
Host:very relaxing holidayour host was very kind and friendlyhouse was huge, host was very helpfuljoanne is a fantastic host and went out of her way to make us feel at homehowever the gas heating worked brilliantly and the whole house was toasty warm and cozyRead more reviewsthe position of the cottage is wonderfulthe cottage is well appointed, has lots of nice touches, is well maintained, and it just feels good to be therekatoomba is also a great place to holidayour family had a wonderful time at grace cottage it really is a home away from home in a quiet and peaceful neighborhoodnice, quiet area but a quick drive into town and tourist spots
If you are looking for a cozy and romantic stay and a leisurely exploration of Katoomba city, then this romantic two-bedroom cottage is the perfect place for you. You can sit by a cozy fireplace in the living room and enjoy the stunning views from floor to ceiling windows. Located in the heart of the Blue Mountains World Heritage area, on the historic Lurline street, it can comfortably accommodate up to seven guests. This place does not allow children. It has everything to make your stay a real pleasure - antique furniture, a country kitchen with everything you need, electric blankets, a barbecue, a well-stocked entertainment room, and electric blankets.
Miners mountain cottage with vistas over katoomba and close to cafes.
Top guest reviewsfantastic beds and beddinglovely view, very cosy and comfortablesurely that should be done by the cleanerdecked out in vintage australiana and with a treetop view that you'll find it hard to leaveyou feel like your in the country but katoomba high street is only a 5 minute walk awayincredibly convenient location, sparkling clean place full of character and a fantastic view
Host:amazing mountain retreatbeautiful house with great facilitiesour german shepherd had a great time sleeping by the firehouse is quite rustic and homeywe arrived on friday evening and instantly fell in love with the wonderful cottageRead more reviewsthe location is perfect, just a few minutes walk into the centre and a 20 minute walk to 3 sistersgreat location, close to main street but still private and peacefulclose to supermarkets toosituated in a little nook and out of the way from the main road, sidney's retreat is a beautiful place to staylots of information about the local area, and the big beds were fantastically comfortable
If you want to stay close to the most popular mountain spots, then this four-bedroom property is perfect for you. You can walk to the Three Sisters Lookout or Scenic World Skyway within five minutes. Drive to Katoomba Shopping Complex within three minutes for great food and shopping options. This home has all the comforts for a couple or a large group - there’s gas heating, an open fire, a media room, ample parking space, a functional kitchen, and a barbecue area. You’ll surely have a wonderful stay here.
Khandala Cottage. Magical Mountain views Katoomba
Top guest reviewsthe view!it dominates the living roomone room with a fireplace and the other living room with a tvkitchen is well equipped with everything you needthe photo truly represents the view from the deck & lounge roomoverall the house is great to share with friends and the view from the living room is beautiful!the grate was extremely dustythe cottage was clean and had everything we needed and was lovely and spaciousit was clean, well presented and exactly as describedthe cottage is well equipped for cooking and each of the bedrooms comes with heating available, not just the common areasthe view was truly wonderful and felt very remote, yet was close to everything
Host:the gas heaters kept the house nice and warmgreat locationspacious home with all amenitiesbed and linen were cleani would definitely make another booking even the children liked itowner very pleasant and flexibleronelle was so lovely to deal with and stayed in contact and answered any and all questions that i may have hadRead more reviewsits in a central location that is close to all the main attactionsfantastic location, close to attractions and lovely viewalso skirting boards were quite dustyit suited us perfectly and was such a great location to access all of the local sightsa very relaxing break away from it all - amazing views and an easy walk to the three sisters, scenic world, bushwalks, bars, restaurants and katoomba town centre
To experience the boho charms of an artist’s life, live in this three-bedroom holiday apartment located on the third floor of an art deco building. The house accommodates up to six guests. It is in the center of Katoomba, within a walking distance of restaurants, cafes, bars, and boutiques. You also enjoy a fabulous view of the mountains, especially from the terrace which offers a 360-degree panoramic view. You’ll have quality linens, breakfast provisions, laundry facilities, unlimited WiFi, electric blankets, and a deep bath where you can relax. It is a chic place within easy reach of all local transport, perfect for a couple, a small group, or a solo traveler.
Apartment Central - Magnificent Views8/122 Katoomba St
Fall in love with Katoomba
Apart from the beautiful World Heritage recognized, Greater Blue Mountains Area, you also have the quirky and captivating town of Katoomba to explore. This town has something to interest every traveler as well as a variety of beautiful holiday homes. In case you haven’t booked one yet, choose a Stayz accommodation in Katoomba for a comfortable and hassle-free stay.
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