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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Overpriced room that felt like a converted storeroom with clearly audible conversations happening on the other side of a locked door inside the room. Then the manager becomes incredibly rude on check out. Have never experienced anything like it. I felt like I was in an episode of Fawlty Towers. Bizarre and unpleasant.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Room was very good , clean and well managed everything with coffee/tea, cookies with mini fridge. I am surprised when they offer us morning break fast on my time. Internet is free with friendly staff. I love to visit again. Thanks for making good experience.

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

Thank you for taking the time to offer a very kind review , delighted that you enjoyed your visit to the Blue Mountains & stay at the 3 Explorers Motel, hope to see you again.

uk vulcan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very comfortable motel, rooms well decorated and equipped. Fridge and microwave in room. Comfortable bed, good bathroom. Breakfast extra if you want it, scrambled eggs recommended. Very welcoming and within walking distance of the 3 sisters.

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Thank you for taking the time to offer a very kind review , delighted that you enjoyed your visit to the Blue Mountains & stay at the 3 Explorers Motel, hope to see you again.

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Great location convenient enough for us to walk to Echo Point daily - for the spectacular views and the coffee shop and other tourist venues. The best drinking chocolate at the Chocolate place across the road, And last but not least the manager Chris was helpful right through from booking; discounts and providing local information. We stay here every two...

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Thank you for taking the time to offer a very kind review , delighted that you enjoyed your visit to the Blue Mountains & stay at the 3 Explorers Motel, hope to see you again.

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here 3 years ago as it is very handy for Echo Point and the 3 sisters. Walking distance so you can leave your car at the motel as parking very expensive and it gets very busy during the day. Also easy access to cliff top drive to Leura and scenic world. About 20 min walk to town centre. Comfortable...

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Liverpool
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

I really liked this place. It was really spotlessly clean , comfy and spacious. The reception man was very friendly. Very handy for the 3 sisters and the town. Old fashioned room and decor but maintained well and actually gives the motel a lovely feel if you take it for what it is. I would love to return and highly...

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Mooloolaba, Australia
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We had 3 nights there with breakfast (cooked) provided to our rooms each morning. They had 7.20am as first delivery but as we were busy and on a schedule we were able to have ours at 7am, eager to oblige, The rooms were were lovely decor, quiet area, but so close to Echo Point and Katoomba RSL, Bed was very...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The motel is right near Echo Point in Katoomba. The staff is very nice and friendly and helpful with advise to where things are when you arrive. A short drive to the Katoomba shopping centre and not far from the cable car and other sites.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We booked two nights accommodation in their family room. It has a double bed, a single bed and a double decker bed. The beds were very comfortable and the room was quite spacious. The only inconvenience was that the toilet and bathroom were not separated. Across the street is a Chocolate shop and you can have your craving fix here....

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Pakenham, Australia
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We stayed here last year and had no hesitation coming back. Great location just a short walk to eco point to see the 3 sisters and information centre. Short drive to scenic world. The room was a good size and had a spa bath. Room 30 parking outside the room. The owner was friendly and helpful.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about 3 Explorers Motel

Address: 197 Lurline St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Price Range: $125 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 3 Explorers Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
3 Explorers Hotel Katoomba
3 Explorers Motel Katoomba, Blue Mountains
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#2 Family Hotel in Katoomba
#4 Luxury Hotel in Katoomba
#4 Romantic Hotel in Katoomba
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“All rooms were great, whether upstairs or downstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles StephG34, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all rooms seem good”
 of 5 bubbles stephenb541, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ground level out the back.”
 of 5 bubbles , 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some of the rooms are upstairs so may want to specify ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles sarahnorris99, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book early if staying on weekends”
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