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bullaburra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We initially looked online to book a room for my elderly parents, but then we decided to call and ask few questions, our call was taken by a wonderfully friendly receptionist, who I believe had just started working there, as she was training. Turns out we had more than a few questions, several in fact and they were answered on...

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Katie D, Marketing Manager at Echo Point Discovery Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! We will be sure to pass this on to the staff member working that day. Hope to see you back here soon.

Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Motel is old but the rooms are very well presented given their age. Linen all perfectly laid out, queen bed was very comfortable, and staff were very friendly. Our room looked straight down the street towards the three sisters lookout and was lovely to see first thing in the morning. Have a very affordable continental breakfast with a decent range...

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Katie D, Marketing Manager at Echo Point Discovery Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback. Glad you enjoyed your stay!

Katoomba, Australia
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Echo point is in need of a lot of TLC. The decor is tired, the carpets are dirty and worn. Breakfast is OK but I would save your money and either utilize the fridge and microwave or eat out. Plus points: This is a fantastic location for the Three Sisters, Scenic World , Bush Walks, Jenolan Caves, Etc. The lady...

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Katie D, Marketing Manager at Echo Point Discovery Motel, responded to this review

Our guest's comfort and one on one experience with our staff is something we take very seriously, and we are very sorry to hear of your experience at our motel. Your comments have been received and are being dealt with accordingly. Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments.

Logan City, Australia
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Holes in the curtains,spiders in the bed.Curtains also falling off rails.No air con for cooling.Rude woman at reception.Breakfast consisted of cereals,juice & coffee.Wise to not drink the water too.Booked through Groupon.

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Katie D, Marketing Manager at Echo Point Discovery Motel, responded to this review

We always welcome feedback of any kind, but we are sorry to hear this was all you could take from your experience at our motel. We have taken your comments on board and dealt with the issues accordingly. Hopefully you were able to enjoy your Blue Mountains visit.

Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Basic, clean and very comfortable. Stayed for 5 nights and couldn't be happier with our choice. Stayed in Family Room which was perfectly fine for 4 adults. Check in so friendly and welcoming and I have a feeling of you have problems they will be only too happy to help. Great location to Echo Point and the East Station of...

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Katie D, Marketing Manager at Echo Point Discovery Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay!

Reviewed 7 February 2017

I booked this hotel for one night on our stopover to Sydney knowing it was a basic budget motel so I was not expecting it to be great. And it wasn't. It is very run down, very basic, and other than the excellent location I can't find anything good to say about it!

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Katie D, Marketing Manager at Echo Point Discovery Motel, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy our motel. We do our best to provide the basics for a good nights sleep and take pride in being conveniently located so close to the most famous sites in the Blue Mountains. We always appreciate any time taken to leave feedback.

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Fairly old in style and lookng a bit tired. Rooms a good size with a kitchen area. Quiet location. Over priced I think. Best point is great location for several trails and skyline. It is however a way to wakk to town for restuarants abd so on. Staff friendly enough.

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Katie D, Marketing Manager at Echo Point Discovery Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we hope you enjoyed being close to the most visited spots in the Blue Mountains. For your next visit, there is a bus stop just across the road from the motel and I'm sure our staff would be happy to help you with running times of public transport. Thanks for your time.

Berkshire
Reviewed 27 January 2017

The bed sheets and towels were clean but can't say the same for the rest of the room. However if you just want somewhere to lay your head, charge your phone, have a shower it's fine. The best part of our stay was the location, literally a 5 minute walk to the Three Sisters lookout point. I'd recommend it as...

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Katie D, Marketing Manager at Echo Point Discovery Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, these comments are always helpful for our improvement of service to guests.

Taree, Australia
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Great location and very easy access to "Three Sisters" for both day and night Views. Owners very knowledgeable regarding local sights and also good places to eat. Very friendly staff Just a short walk to viewing and either a short walk to the CBD or taxi ride. 5 Minutes drive to other attractions

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Katie D, Marketing Manager at Echo Point Discovery Motel, responded to this review

Thank you, we appreciate your feedback!

Sydney
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Stayed here a few years ago and it was decent value. This time the room was way below acceptable cleanliness, regardless of the price. I stayed in the room above reception. Black gunk around the bathroom taps, cobwebs in the corners, carpet not vacuumed properly (lint, bit of tissue etc still visible), thick black dust around the tops of the...

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Katie D, Marketing Manager at Echo Point Discovery Motel, responded to this review

Apologies you have not been responded to prior to now, we did receive your feedback at the time you posted and have dealt with the issue accordingly. Although the feedback was not ideal, we are always thankful for these comments so we can continue to improve our service to guests. Thank you.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At Echo Point Discovery Motel you can enjoy a premier motel experience which caters for a variety of travellers including the adventure seekers, groups and coach tours. As the closest motel in Katoomba to Echo Point and the Three Sisters Lookout, we pride ourselves on our proximity to natural wonders and adventure, whilst remaining a quiet and serene place to rest your head at night. Visit our website or contact our friendly front desk staff for more information on packages, events and more. Echo Point Discovery Motel is a proud link in the Equeva Accommodation Group chain. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Echo Point Discovery Motel

Address: 18 Echo Point Road, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia (Formerly Echo Point Motor Inn)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Price Range: ₹ 4,123 - ₹ 6,872 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Echo Point Discovery Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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“All the rooms are quiet”
 of 5 bubbles jhardytraining, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask if any rooms have been modernised.”
 of 5 bubbles Flynockla, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 100-109 have Echo Point view, the others have no view”
 of 5 bubbles fredb626, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have better views than others.”
 of 5 bubbles C8844DLmichaelw, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I think any room is fine, the ones about 130 have a view during the day”
 of 5 bubbles BenBuilder, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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