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Ratnas Retreat Cottage

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The Three sisters - a famous tourist destination only 2kms from the cottage
A view from the  front of the cottage in Spring
The Blue Mountains has many fine gardens with beautiful flower displays
1 of 11The Three sisters - a famous tourist destination only 2kms from the cottage
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Ratnas Retreat is a comfortable, modest 3 bedroom cottage located only 15mins walk from Katoomba shops and cafes as well as the Railway Station. It is a very short drive to all the famous Katoomba / Leura tourist sites such as the Scenic Railway / Katoomba Falls / Leura Cascades and more. The cottage is ideal for families, child friendly with no steps into the house and has a flat grassy backyard. Located in a very quiet lane with no traffic. Ideal for kids to ride their bikes. The cottage accommodates up to 6 persons. The booking price includes up to 6 persons. We do not charge extra after 2 persons. The Booking price does not include linen and towels. Guests have the option of bringing their own sheets and towels. Linen and towels are available for $15 per person per stay. The kitchen h...Ratnas Retreat is a comfortable, modest 3 bedroom cottage located only 15mins walk from Katoomba shops and cafes as well as the Railway Station. It is a very short drive to all the famous Katoomba / Leura tourist sites such as the Scenic Railway / Katoomba Falls / Leura Cascades and more. The cottage is ideal for families, child friendly with no steps into the house and has a flat grassy backyard. Located in a very quiet lane with no traffic. Ideal for kids to ride their bikes. The cottage accommodates up to 6 persons. The booking price includes up to 6 persons. We do not charge extra after 2 persons. The Booking price does not include linen and towels. Guests have the option of bringing their own sheets and towels. Linen and towels are available for $15 per person per stay. The kitchen has all what you need. Complete with everything except a dishwasher. There are laundry facilities - top loader washing machine, wash basin, ironing board /iron and external clothes line. The cottage has satellite tv, dvd player with some videos to watch. There is a collection of games and books to entertain on those cold nights. The back of the cottage is north facing with a BBQ facilities. This provides lots of sun through the colder months. There is an outdoor setting with a shade umbrella located at the back of the cottage, directly outside the kitchen. It has an ongoing vegetable garden in season which anybody is welcome to pick'.. There is a childrens play ground with a new skate park 5mins walk from the house. Ideal for riding bikes, skate boards or kicking a soccer ball.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
The booking price does not include linen and towels. Guests have the option of bringing their own sheets and towels. Linen and towels are available for $15 per person per stay
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Half bath
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About the Owner
gary I
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:76%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2015
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Reviewed 9 January 2020

Gary's cottage was centrally located and an easy walk into Katoomba. We spent a very comfortable four days here catching up with family. Had we wanted to there was everything we needed to prepare meals.

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank annielouisecollins
Reviewed 29 April 2019

Clean and comfortable with a full range of appliances and kitchen accessories. Just like a fully lived in home. Sunny dining area and kitchen and very pleasant garden. It doesn't pretend to be the Ritz but is a good, honest 1960's cottage with key facilities...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Rod N
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Lovely, quiet location. Close enough to walk to town. Very nice, family-friendly house; clean, warm and comfy! Hope to stay again sometime! Thank you Gary!

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Jet796475
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Ratnas Retreat Cottage is in a quiet corner of Katoomba away from the City Center but a short drive away. The cottage was perfect for our extended family and we stayed for three days this December. With a full kitchen, and dining and a very...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank antonyja
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Arrived in Katoomba after a long flight from the UK. Landlord was kind to let us check-in early (thumbs up for that!). We walked from the station to the place probably 20mins walk. The house was in a nice quiet area and very nice entrance....More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank ttsai
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Iron
Kettle
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Porch
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
TV
VCR
Washer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
ACTIVITIES - Things to Do and See. Around the Upper Blue ountains/Lithgow/ Oberon area Enjoy the great outdoors with magnificent views and scenery only a step or two away. Lots of picnic areas such as Wentworth Falls Lake, Everglades, Leura Cascades. Enjoy a shopping stroll down the main street of Leura with a wide range of interesting shops with fine quality merchandise at reasonable prices. Enjoy the large number of cafes and restaurants at Leura and Katoomba with a muticultural flavour. Enjoy the Mountain villages of Blackheath, Wentworth Falls and Mount Victoria. Enjoy the large number of Lookouts which will all take your breath away. Enjoy the the copious number of bushwalks which meander throughout the Upper Blue Mountains. Enjoy the large amount of outdoor activities suc...
Getting around
It is a 15 - 20 min walk to Katoomba shops, cafes and railway station. There are local buses with a limited timetable. There is also a double decker tourist bus which continually runs to all the tourist sites in Katoomba and leura. You can buy a day pass for this bus. You can hire bicycles locally. There several tourist info booths - the main one being at Echo Point - three sisters which has a shop with info about accommodation, hiking tracks, maps, info about places of interest in the surrounding area. There's also a daily bus trip to Jenolan Caves from katoomba
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