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Sky Rider Motor Inn

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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bbq area”(14 reviews)
“blue mountains”(94 reviews)
“nice pool”(5 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbbq areablue mountainsnice poolbbq facilitieselectric blanketsfamily roomroad noisegave us a maproom was cleanup to datestay there againtown centrequiet locationmin drivedining roomfriendly hostsgreat place to stay
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A very well run, friendly and clean motel. The owners are helpful, surroundings are pleasant and the rooms are clean and well presented. Breakfast was excellent. A few minutes from Katoomba town centre. I highly recommend this motel. Will definitely stay there again!

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Kerrie is a great host and her staff and partners really make you feel welcome. We had the family room and needed to save some money somewhere and this was a great value! The breakfast buffet really set you up for the day and $AU...More

Thank ScottSST
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms were cold and damp upon arrival (family room with 2 bedrooms) and took ages to warm up with no heating In the bathroom. The cold coming through the extractor fan made showering a very quick experience! Check in was great, staff friendly and helpful...More

Thank sarah N
Response from KerrySkyRider, Owner at Sky Rider Motor InnResponded 2 weeks ago

We try our best to ensure heating is on in all rooms prior to guest arrival to ensure the rooms are warm and inviting so I'm sorry if this was not the case for you and your family. We try to stock the room with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby and I stayed here for 4 nights clean and cosy.The breakfast is absolutely beautiful. Owners are friendly and helpful Will definitely stay here again when we come down this way .Not far from the scenic attractions

Thank Family F
Response from KerrySkyRider, Manager at Sky Rider Motor InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks, we are thrilled you enjoyed your extended stay with us and found the breakfast enjoyable and the room to be clean and cosy...w e look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner surprised me with a weekend anniversary mini trip in June. We were also headed to Jenolan Caves for the day on Sunday, he decided to book at this little motor inn at Katoomba. The front desk service was amazing, warm, friendly. Rooms were...More

Thank mg1105
Response from KerrySkyRider, Owner at Sky Rider Motor InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed your celebratory weekend with us in the Mountains what a lovely partner you have surprising you... we hope to see you both again very soon.

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 67 - US$ 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Katoomba
#5 Romantic Hotel in Katoomba
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 67 - US$ 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Katoomba
#5 Romantic Hotel in Katoomba
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (73)
Room & Suite (198)
Pool & Beach (17)
Dining (14)
Amenities (6)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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MrTembusu
18 June 2018|
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Response from sunny38 | Reviewed this property |
Nope, we were just there. Heater in the bedroom only, bathroom was pretty cold. They give you two bath mats to help with the cold floor
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Regina C
9 November 2017|
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Response from RGT1952 | Reviewed this property |
Not from what we saw. We were there on the October long weekend, and although it seemed like they were fully booked (by the amount of cars) if, we had wanted to BBQ, we would have had no problem at all. The pool was empty... More
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ivyppng
3 January 2017|
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Response from Scarlettpup | Property representative |
Hi Our Family Unit has 2 rooms (3 singles in one room, Queen bed with ensuite and breakfast bar in second room) instead of all the beds in the same room in the Family 5. Both have ensuite, microwave, and the same facilities... More
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Room Tips
"Our room was opposite the pool and so quiet."
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"Our room was older but very very clean. New & very spacious bathroom. Looks like they keep them well..."
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"it is a bit out of town, but don't let that deter you"
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"fantastic staff, food was great and close to scenic world big thumbs up from me."
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