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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Melba House for two nights. Sue (and her lovely doggie!) is a fabulous host. The room was clean and elegantly decorated, we loved the spa bath. Home made breakfasts was delicious. The king sized bed is comfortable too. It's at a great location, 5 minutes away from Leura also 5 minutes away from Scenic World. We definitely...

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Melbahouse, Owner at Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks Carol for your review. Its great to have International guests who just love visiting and enjoying our World Heritage Blue Mountains and that Melba House lived up to your expectations.I hope we see more of your friends from Hong Kong visit and stay with us.Enjoy your travels wherever they take you. Kind regards Sue

Reviewed 21 February 2016

We had a perfect stay at Melba House for two nights. Sue was extremely friendly and helpful with the local area. The rooms were perfect, clean and comfortable, and the house was perfect. Breakfast was also great and very filling. We definitely recommend to anyone to stay at Melba House and guarantee you will not be disappointed. Thanks again Sue.

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Thanks for your review.I'm so pleased you enjoyed your visit and found Melba House offered you just the place to relax and unwind. Hopefully you will return to enjoy one of our festivals. Warm regards Sue

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Loved Melba House, Sue is a wonderful hostess, freshly baked, delicious cake waiting for us when we arrived, rooms gorgeous with heating and fireplaces, spa bath was great, plenty of hot water. Home cooked breakfast served each morning in our room, super delicious, as was the decanter of port and chocolates, tea and coffee making facilities in the room too....

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Having such nice guests stay makes it a joy to have a bed and breakfast business. Thanks for your review and I do trust you will return to enjoy Melba House and Katoomba in the colder months,its a great place to come and snuggle by the fire in winter! Warm regards Sue

Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We spent two nights at Melba House in order to attend the Leura Shakespeare Festival. Our stay was restful,comfortable and Sue was an excellent host who respected our privacy whilst also offering advice about the surrounding area. The breakfasts were well prepared and so substantial that we never needed to eat lunch! Sue provided fruit and homemade slices for extra...

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Melbahouse, Owner at Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to do this review. I'm pleased the weather didn't hamper your enjoyment of the Shakespear Festival Weekend and your stay at Melba House. I hope you can make it back here on another weekend break and good weather to have breakfast on the veranda in the sunshine! Kind regards Sue

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Very comfortable accommodation and an extremely attentive host. Went out of her way to ensure my gluten free requirements were catered for. First class breakfast served on the delightful veranda and tranquil surroundings.

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Melbahouse, Owner at Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

David,Thanks for taking time to write your review and it was a pleasure to meet you and Maria on your travels around Australia. I know you enjoyed restful sleeps in Dame Edna Suite and I am happy you also enjoyed my Gluten Free menu. Enjoy the rest of your travels Kind regards Sue

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We picked Melba House on the back of good online reviews and even then were surprised and delighted when we arrived. Melba House is beautiful, well located and Sue is an excellent host. Knowledgeable about the local area and able to offer good suggestions, she also makes a memorable breakfast!

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I am pleased we exceeded your expectations and that Melba House stay has been memorable for a number of reasons. Thanks for making my job fulfilling. Kind reagrds Sue

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We had a delightfully relaxing weekend at Melba House. Its in a great location for easy access to all the local attractions, yet quiet and peacefully secluded in its own lovely garden setting. We loved everything about Dame Edna's room - the decor, the cosy sofa, the comfy bed, and the big spa. Our host's attention to detail made the...

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I am delighted that Melba House has been a great find for your city escape . The completed road works from Sydney now makes the trip so much easier for a weekend getaway.Thanks for your review & I look forward to your return in the cooler months . Kind regards Sue

Reviewed 18 January 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The service was excellent!. Sue is a lovely and accommodating host. She provided excellent information about the Blue Mountains which was a very helpful orientation given we had just arrived in Australia. Breakfast was delicious and served in our room (breakfast can be had on the porch but the weather did not accommodate that during...

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I'm so pleased you enjoyed the Blue Mountains,even though we didn't put on the best weather you still were able to get out to explore. Melba House is well located if you visit via public transport and yes the Hop on Hop off bus is a wonderful service as is our Taxi service in the Mountains. I'm sure you are...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed Sue and Izzy's friendly and warm hospitality during our stay! The location was fantastic - walking distance to the Three Sisters and the town centre yet still very quiet and peaceful. The Dame Nellie room was gorgeous and it has everything that you'll need for a relaxing stay. Oh, and the gourmet breakfast cooked by Sue every...

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Melbahouse, Owner at Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Well they always say that the most important meal of the day is Breakfast,so I am delighted that I can serve up a hearty delicious one for my guests. Being located close to Katoomba township is great but it is also good to be nice and quite hidden behind my hedges in my secret garden! Thanks for your review and...

Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 11 January 2016

The room itself is amazing and well decorated. The breakfast was nicely arranged with variety of choices. The location is not too isolated from the town center. I really enjoy my stay in Melba House..

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Thank you for your review. I am very happy you enjoyed your Blue Mountain experience. kind regards Sue

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your own Open Fire and Spa, King and queen-sized beds, central heating, electric blankets, large comfortable rooms with own sitting and dining areas, sumptuous breakfasts, that's historical Melba House. Quiet and secluded yet close to many restaurants, galleries, antique and craft shops. Also, close to the best-loved attractions of Katoomba and Leura. Blue Mountains World Heritage bush walks abound, some only 300 m away. Easy drive to Blackheath and Wentworth Falls and other mountain townships. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast

Address: 98 Waratah St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Price Range: $192 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“If you have allergies, contact the hostess in advance so she may remove all scented candles, flowers, etc. and air the room before your arrival.”
 of 5 bubbles 10pamelar, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose the Dame Edna or Dame Nellie Suites”
 of 5 bubbles HappyTravellers2121, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Melba Room largest with spa bath and bay window faced east for delightful breakfast.”
 of 5 bubbles lizhalliburton31, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms great”
 of 5 bubbles 784sandrab, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There are only 3 rooms and they are all luxurious.”
 of 5 bubbles Marilyn545, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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