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Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

GRACE COTTAGE is a well appointed Mountain Retreat, with attention paid to even the smallest detail to ensure your stay is as comfortable and relaxing as possible. Located in a quiet, sleepy residential avenue, away from the busy tourist area of Katoomba, this sanctuary is only a 5 minute drive to Town Centre and all the attractions of this majestic World Heritage listed area.

The fully self-contained accommodation has gas central heating throughout (including bathrooms) to keep you cosy and warm during the chilly months.

There are 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, Main with Bathtub, with 3rd Toilet in Laundry

4 bedrooms - Sleeping 6 people

Bedroom 1 - 1 x Queen Bed with En-suite, Walk-In Robe and Ceiling Fan

Bedroom 2 - 1 x Double Bed with Built-in Robe, Tower Fan

Bedroom 3 - 1 x King Single Bed with Built-in Robe, Tower Fan

Bedroom 4 - 1 x King Single Bed with Built-In Robe. Pedestal Fan

All beds have electric blankets and high quality bedding with bedside lamps and clock radios. All linen and Sheridan Bath towels supplied. Hairdryers in each bathroom and toiletries such as soap, shampoo etc provided.

A Porta Cot and High chair are also available.

A large well-equipped kitchen with all the necessary appliances, including dishwasher and microwave, also contains plenty of utensils, pots, pans, mixing/serving bowls as well as a Sunbeam Sandwich Press for a quick easy meal. Complimentary Twining's and Planet Organic teas are provided, also a Coffee Plunger & Robert Timm's plunger coffee, or a hot chocolate if you prefer.

Honey, jams and marmalade are also provided for breakfast and snacks as are staples such as salt, pepper, sugar and cooking oil and you are welcome to eat any food from the pantry.

There are informal dining areas throughout as well as a formal lounge and dining area, or use the Weber gas barbecue to enjoy a meal dining outside in the secure courtyard.

Spend time reflecting in the Australian Native garden, you may hear the kookaburras laughing in the gum trees, or pick some fresh herbs from the herb garden available for guests to use on this lovely 1/4 acre block. The large back garden is securely fenced and ideal for children to play.

On site EXERCISE STUDIO suitable for Yoga/Pilates/Stretching/Meditation equipped with mini-trampoline, Fit-ball, hand weights, resistance bands, mats and rollers.

Separate office with desk and office chair, library of books and traditional board games.

Large light filled north facing sunroom to relax in with a coffee table book or magazine. There is a 40 inch LED TV - also FOXTEL (Cable) is installed, and you can unwind with a DVD from the library in the family room, on one of the reclining lounges. Or maybe enjoy a movie, at the United Cinema Complex, The Edge, Great Western Highway Katoomba, only a 5 minute drive away.

Laundry is fully equipped with washer and dryer, and an extra toilet, and there are ironing facilities available.

Things to do during your Stay at GRACE COTTAGE in Katoomba:

* Shopping in the famous Leura Mall & various local markets.

* Leura Garden Festival is the first week of October each year between

9.30am - 4.30pm daily.

* Spectacular lookouts just a short drive away,

* Blackheath, Leura, & Wentworth Falls golf courses are all within a short drive.

* Minnehaha Falls are close by & also there are many bush walks

* A visit to Jenolan Caves is a good day trip, about 1 1/4 hours drive

* Horse riding along the trails of the Megalong Valley and Hartley Valley, approximately

30 minute drive west along the Great Western Highway.

* Leura Toy & Railway Museum is around 10 minute drive

* Mount Tomah Botanic Gardens is approximately 45minute drive

* Norman Lindsay Gallery about 30 minute drive to Springwood via The Great

Western Highway

* Echo Point, the Three Sisters, Scenic Railway & Skyway are all just a 10 minute drive.

* Wander down to Everglades in Leura or any of the other beautiful display gardens

* United Cinemas, The Edge, less than 5 minute drive - 225 Great Western Highway,

Katoomba. At the moment there are only 2 sessions, per day (7 days a week) 9.30am

& 10.30am, possibly only 1 session in School Holidays.

* Visit Katoomba galleries & Katoomba Cultural Centre and Café just 6 minute drive.

* Take a Trolley Bus tour that passes many of these attractions.

Unfortunately Grace Cottage is not available for parties. Although the house is professionally cleaned it is expected that guests leave the property as they found it.

Any damages to the property will be charged to the guest - the property is inspected after each visit. No smoking is allowed at the Cottage and sorry, but no pets.

More Details

Joanne Sutton
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2018


Katoomba House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Family
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountain climbing


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House and surrounding property is immaculate, warm and inviting.

  • 5 of 5

This is my second stay here - and I hope to have many more. Joanne is the perfect host, her amazing ‘welcome gifts’ are very much appreciated. Everything you need is provided and Joanne is very welcome and readily available should you need her. I thoroughly recommend staying here - you won’t be sorry, close to many tourist atteactions

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely review Jan! It's been an absolute pleasure hosting you and your family and friends on 2 occasions now at Grace Cottage. Really pleased to hear you have enjoyed both stays so much and have appreciated all the effort that goes into making Grace Cottage as homely and comfortable as possible for my guests. Thank-you for treating the Cottage with such care and respect and leaving it in such good condition on your departure. I look forward to welcoming you and your family and friends back to Grace Cottage again soon, Best Wishes, Joanne
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NSW, Australia

Excellent property

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Grace Cottage. The house was clean, roomy and warm. There was plenty of space for everyone.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

5 Star stay

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't fault anything. House was huge, host was very helpful. Perfect stay

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Amazing accommodation!

  • 5 of 5

Joanne was delightful as a host from beginning to end. House itself kept us blissfully warm and relaxed during out getaway. Photos don't do it justice. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Highly recommended. Great family home!

  • 5 of 5

Our young family of four had a wonderful stay at Grace Cottage which was perfect for our requirements and a lovely home and yard. We all enjoyed it so much and appreciated the welcome gift and many thoughtful details- tea coffee, jam etc. we will definitely return as soon as we can. Thanks so much.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Perfect get away.

  • 5 of 5

Warm and cosy accommodation. We definitely recommend it.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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