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Bedrooms 6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

JILLS RETREAT is a 5 star rated 'Grand Dame' ...a fully self-contained 1800's beautifully decorated historic home for up to 12 guests with its newly opened DAYSPA on the premises for guest's enjoyment and relaxation. Upstairs is for up to 10 guests and 2 guests downstairs ...joined by a beautiful internal 'cedar' staircase and 2 guests in the separate fully self contained Loft. With 6 large bedrooms & open plan Loft with 4 queen sized and 2 doubles, 3 bathrooms including 2 ensuites, spa bath and 3 gorgeous French Tubs and Spa-bath and a mini ensuite in Loft..all with views to the gardens & tree-tops.. The main bedroom features an ensuite, French tub in the middle of the room which looks out onto the beautiful grounds and gardens with complete privacy.. Downstairs is JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY, a luxury private hideaway just for 2.. a stunning fully self-contained private oasis. Just view JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY. and JILLS LOFT LEURA also fully self contained 'cute and cosy' open plan white bright contemporary space high in the clouds!

The gardens and grounds are stunning.. designed by world renowned garden designer and 'Leura Everglades' fame, Paul Sorensen. With it's own natural spring on 1 acre of lush lawns and beautiful gardens along with amazing dry-stone walls built in the 1800's which surround the entire property…this is truly a unique place.

JILLS RETREAT is beautifully decorated with elegant furnishings, 12ft ceilings, original timber floors, Victorian open wood fireplace upstairs and an Eco-fireplace downstairs, persian rugs, 24hr monitored alarm system, central heating upstairs and down, with all modern conveniences and comforts to bring a new standard of excellence in fully self-contained accommodation. Everything is supplied for your comfort including white fluffy towels, beautiful crisp white Egyptian cotton linen, electric blankets, Italian stainless saucepans, 3 Dolce Gusto "pod' cappuccino machines, 5 Sony TVs, DVD's, 4 BOSE Surround sound theatre systems, CDs, DVD's, books and lots of games. There are 2 fully equipped kitchens and a kitchenette in the Loft with all top brand stainless steel appliances, 2 dishwashers, 4 BBQs and 4 ‘sun-drenched' decks including a huge sunny north facing deck with outdoor dining table and ‘comfy' lounges overlooking the beautiful grounds and gardens…perfect for entertaining up to 12 guests. With lots of exotic birds and trees only found in the beautiful Blue mountains , guests can expect peace, privacy and luxury in the beautiful world heritage listed towns of Katoomba and Leura.

JILLS RETREAT & LOFT cater for up to 10 guests upstairs and 2 guests downstairs...joined by a beautiful internal cedar staircase. Downstairs is JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY... a luxury private hideaway just for 2!. A stunning bright white contemporary fully self-contained private oasis. JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY & JOLLS LOFT also have their own listings if you wish to have a look..perfect for that romantic weekend away for 2! JILLS HONEYMOON has a queen sized four-poster bed with white netting, a French tub in the centre of the private space overlooking the lush grounds, gas heating also and an Eco-fireplace, dishwasher, 2 TVs, DVDs, BOSE sound system and fully equipped brand new IKEA Kitchen. JILLS LOFT also bright white cute and cosy high in the clouds!

Enjoy a glass of wine or bubbly sitting in front of the 2 fire-places, in the spa-bath or French Tubs or on the 4 sun-drenched decks or relaxing BALI HUT. Soak up and relax in the French tubs with the bubbles drinking bubbles whilst you listen to the quiet and exotic native birds overlooking the lush greenery with total privacy. Afterwards, wander down the winding dry-stone walled terraces to relax, read a book in the beautiful Bali Hut, newly constructed nestled within the trees in a private area of the garden. We also have a swing!

Let us organise 'Private chefs' for that dinner party, luncheon or breakfast if cooking is not on the menu! We also recommend a list of wonderful local restaurants, or can arrange for your own masseuse or yoga instructor that will arrive at the 'Retreat' for your convenience!

Alternatively ask about our gorgeous Hot & Cold Breakfast Hampers, Wine, fruit and cheese hampers, or antipasto plates..sweet, savoury or gourmet and BBQ hampers ...we deliver for you ..receipts left and no need to shop..all beautifully presented with red+white gingham clothed wicker basket and perishables freshly stored in the fridge awaiting your arrival!

JILLS RETREAT offers peace, tranquility and seclusion, midway between Leura and Katoomba villages, 3 mins to Leura shops, cafes, restaurants, galleries and antique stores. 3 mins to beautiful Echo Point and Jamison Valley views, explore a bush-walker's paradise. Enjoy many villages, historic pubs, many and varied shops cafes, National Parks and galleries. Visit the local markets and enjoy the fresh produce. Go horse riding, play a round of golf at beautiful Leura or Blackheath Golf Courses, spectacular look-outs and gardens a short 5 min drive. There's so much to do we email you lots of recommendations.

If you are looking for friends and family get-togethers or a relaxing, quiet, peaceful stress-free holiday, this is the property for you!

We also have other properties:

JILLS LOFT LEURA just for 2 !

JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY just for 2 may be rented separately to JILLS RETREAT upstairs.

JASPERS COTTAGE KATOOMBA for 6 guests.. a beautiful 1920's gorgeous 3 bedroom 2 bathroom cottage if you would like to have friends or family stay close by.

Massages available on-site as well as a local SPA 3 mins from JILLS.

Yoga available at the Retreat along with Private Chefs and Hampers.

**GIFT BOX Hampers also available on request from "A GIFT IN A BOX" Gift Specialists using local produce.

*BBQ GiftBox Hamper

(includes t/bone steaks, sausages, onions, mushrooms, tomatoes & salad essentials along with apple pie, strawberries and vanilla ice-cream)

*WINE FRUIT CHEESE GiftBox Hamper, Vegetarian & Vegan Hampers)



*HOT HEARTY WINTER SOUPS/CASSEROLES or COQ AU VIN (yummy chicken in wine) with freshly baked damper to have by the open fire on those cold wintery days and nights.

Sweet or Savoury we can organise whatever your taste-buds desire!

6 Bedroom / 3 1/2 bathrooms / DaySpa/ spa-bath / open wood fireplace and eco fireplace, alarm,

Massages, Facials, Manicures & Pedicures, Reiki Healing & Readings available on-site for guests relaxation & convenience.

Yoga also available at the Retreat along with Private Chefs and Hampers.

**GIFT BOX Hampers also available on request from

"A GIFT IN A BOX" Gift Specialists using local produce.

*BBQ GiftBox Hamper

(includes t/bone steaks, sausages, onions, mushrooms, tomatoes & salad essentials along with apple pie, strawberries and vanilla ice-cream)


(includes Grant Burge The Cellar Cut Cabernet Sauvingon Shiraz, Ogilvie Mixed Olives and Roasted Peppers Antipasto, Ogilvie Caramel Onion and Balsamic Relish, Gourmet Nut Co. Honey Coated Peanuts, Maggie Beer Quince Paste, Baylies Gourmet Crackers with Seaseme Seeds, Beatties Xlent Cheese Biscuits, Prestige Brie, Gourmet Fardoulis Chocolates & an assortment of fresh fruit)

We also have other properties ..

JASPERS COTTAGE a beautiful 1920’s 3 bedroom 2 bathroom cottage for up to 6 guests in Katoomba if you have friends or want something smaller… along with ..

JILLS LOFT LEURA.... a newly built 'New York' styled contemporary romantic oasis just for two !..

Just 1 and 1/2 hrs from Sydney. 1km from Leura and Katoomba golf courses and midway between Leura and Katoomba villages


Please note we have a Strict Cancellation Policy.

Refunds only available if more than 8 weeks notice is given. Acts of nature including storms, fires or floods refunds only given if access to roads are blocked. Any bookings under the 8 week period monies paid are forfeited and any monies due must be paid in full regardless. We reserve the right to rent JILLS RETREAT + JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY at the same time during school holiday periods ONLY but each have their own parking, private entrances, BBQ's and decks.

If your planning to 'renew your vows' or a small wedding ask about JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY a private secluded oasis for 2 newly built bright white contemporary self contained space under JILLS RETREAT..Google JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY and have a look at the photos. The grounds are stunning! or Google Tying the Knot Wedding Stylists to organise your special day.

Snows in winter,

Scenic Railway,

ZIG ZAG Railway,

Jamison Valley,

Three Sisters,

Echo Point, Bike and Bush Walking tracks. Close to quaint cafes, shops and galleries, midway between Leura and Katoomba.

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
January 16, 2017


Other Activities:

Three Sisters, Echo point


Rates & Availability


  • For this property:
    ‘Weekend Night’ refers to Friday night and/or Saturday night (per night)
    The ‘Nightly’ rate refers to Sunday night through to Thursday night (per night average)
    The ‘Weekly’ rate is for a full 7 day week
    Rates listed based on 10 guests. Property has 6 beds and can sleep a maximum 12 guests
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Katoomba House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • forests
  • winery tours

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