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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 18 April 2015

We were travelling with our two children, so were looking for accomodation with two bedrooms. Upon researching this motel and then calling and speaking with Chris, the owner and on-site manager, he recommended the two bedroom spa suite. It was exactly as we had hoped for. Simple and clean motel style accomodation which was all we needed as our days...

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3ExplorersMotel, Manager at 3 Explorers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to offer a kind review on your recent stay @ the 3 Explorers Motel, delighted that you enjoyed your stay & your time in the Blue Mountains, pleasure having you & hope to see you again.

Berlin
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Average motel, service poor. The good: Clean Room was better than usual motel, in that only the bathroom was stuck in the 1970s The bad: Service: Booked 2 rooms, off season, on a Sunday night - you'd think they'd be glad of the business. Not so, on check-in got an earful regarding how two separate bookings had been made by...

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3ExplorersMotel, Manager at 3 Explorers Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to offer a review of your recent stay at the 3 Explorers Motel & visit to the Blue Mountains, we are very fortunate in the wonderful Guests that visit our Motel, they do appreciate all that the Motel & Blue Mountains offer, unfortunately we do also welcome those very few that have no intention...

Reviewed 9 April 2015

The room was spacious, clean and then bed was comfortable. Helpful information and within walking distance of the 3 Sisters. Great value, the manager was very informative. We didn't have breakfasts at the motel altho available as we like to try different cafes .would recommend this motel in the Blue Mountains

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Thank you for taking the time to offer a kind review on your recent stay @ the 3 Explorers Motel, delighted that you enjoyed your stay & your time in the Blue Mountains, pleasure having you & hope to see you again.

Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

Very impressed upon arrival. Our room was available for us to check in a little early. Room and bathroom both very clean. Nice to have tea and coffee making facilities. Location was great for being able to start on a number of different walking routes. Very good chocolate shop/cafe across the road. Would recommend!

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Thank you for taking the time to offer a kind review on your recent stay @ the 3 Explorers Motel, delighted that you enjoyed your stay & your time in the Blue Mountains, pleasure having you & hope to see you again.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2015 via mobile

Clean, comfortable and close to the three sisters and walks. Great value for the price, everything you need, no frills motel. Owner is extremely friendly and helpful, couldn't ask for more for the price really. Fast free Wifi as standard here too. Surprisingly you don't get this everywhere in Aus!!

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Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

Had a lovely stay here. Room was super and had everything we needed including fridge, microwave, kettle etc. The place was spotless and we also ordered breakfast to the room. I would not recommend this as you'll get much nicer elsewhere! As a motel for the blue mountains it was perfect!

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Thank you for taking the time to offer a very kind review on your recent stay @ the 3 Explorers Motel, delighted that you enjoyed your stay & your time in the Blue Mountains, pleasure having you & hope to see you again.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Not a great location - at least one kilometre from the shops, restaurants of Katoomba. The worst pillows I've ever come across since trekking in Nepal in the 70's. Bring your own pillow - seriously! It does seem overrated by the other reviews on this site.

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Thank you for taking the time to offer 2 reviews of your recent stay at our Motel, sadly it seems that in both reviews you endured 2 Days in silence & that neither of the 5 Pillows in the room came up to your requirements, it seems to have affected your whole experience of the visit to Katoomba, the 3...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2015

great location with a helpful, friendly host who advised on how/where to go to make most of visit. near the three sisters, in fact walking distance. bit of a hike to walk to town centre but few eating places nearby.

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Reviewed 18 March 2015

This is a great motel to stay at in Katoomba, as it is only a 400m walk to Echo Point (Three Sisters), yet position doesn't feel crowded nor touristy. However, chocolate / coffee shop over the road. Probably drive into town centre (1km), which has many cafes, restaurants, & gift (& trinket!) shops, & generally has a old style, yet...

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Reviewed 13 March 2015

I stayed here with family for one night to break up our trip to Parkes. The location of the Motel is great. Only a short walk to Echo Point and various walks. There is also a chocolate shop located across the road that serves coffee, cakes ect. which is very convenient. The host of the Motel was very friendly and...

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Address: 197 Lurline St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Price Range: ₹ 5,618 - ₹ 9,272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 3 Explorers Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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3 Explorers Hotel Katoomba
3 Explorers Motel Katoomba, Blue Mountains
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#2 Family Hotel in Katoomba
#4 Romantic Hotel in Katoomba
#4 Luxury Hotel in Katoomba
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