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Ratnas Retreat Cottage

Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales
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 exc...
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Listing #HL5632176
About the Owner
gary I
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:76%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2015
Interaction with guests
One week before your stay at Ratnas Retreat Cottage , an email will be sent to you with details of the key code , address, directions and emergency contact phone number while staying at the cottage. Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any further questions. Direct phone contact is not permitted through Holiday Lettings until the final balance has been paid. Up till then contact is made through email ( through Holiday Lettings/Trip Advisor)
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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 Antony J
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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
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
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
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 King
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
20 Dec 2018 -
27 Jan 2019
term 4 2018
2 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: AU$200 / stay - Deposit
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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
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Sydney International Airport: 105.0 km
Railway: Katoomba Railway Station: 2.0 km
Directions to Rupert street, Katoomba. Easy Access by car or train. Walking distance from Katoomba Railway Station is approx. 1km. Katoomba is 100km from the city of Sydney. It now has a recently upgraded highway of 2 lanes from Sydney to Katoomba

By Car - Continue on the Great western Highway past the Katoomba centre turnoff and traffic lights. Turn right at the next trafiic lights at Albion street. There is a Woolworths Petrol Station on the corner. Follow Albion street past Melrose Park and turn left in to Rupert street.

By Train - The Blue Mountains Trains depart from Central railway (Country section) hourly till very late at night. More frequent during peak times midweek. Alight at Katoomba station and turn left at the bottom of the stairs. ( Turn right if you want to catch a taxi...
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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