Explorer's Retreat Gateway to The Blue Mountains

Entire cabin hosted by Sonia

  1. 9 guests
  2. 4 bedrooms
  3. 4 beds
  4. 2 bathrooms
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Nestled into the Kurrajong Hills, a short drive to World Heritage listed Wollemi National Park and gateway to the Greater Blue Mountains. Perfectly situated on 30 acres, featuring panoramic views over the rural Hawkesbury Valley to the city beyond. Perfect accommodation for a family weekend away or a small group of friends or work colleagues. Fully cooked country breakfast will be served in our historical 140-year-old private dinning room. Stunning location to watch NYE fireworks all over Sydney

The space
A unique Tourist facility, Explorer's retreat is part of award winning Loxley on Bellbird Hill (Circa 1864) which is located 1 hour from Sydney on the Blue Mountains Tourist Drive. Loxley's four bedroom apartment contains two bathrooms, dining area, lounge room, TV & DVD player. There are no cooking facilities in the property. There is plenty of on sight parking

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
1 king bed

What this place offers

Dedicated workspace
Free parking on premises
Air conditioning
Hair dryer
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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4.86 out of 5 stars from 14 reviews


Where you’ll be

Kurrajong Hills, New South Wales, Australia

We are close (by car) to many attraction, like Australia Pioneer Village and butterfly farm in Wilberforce. The oldest church, pub & cemetery in Australia are all at Windsor. Try your hand at white water rafting at Penrith. Drive less than one hour east to some of our famous beaches or west to the world famous Three Sisters. Drive up the road and try a delicious pie from Pie In The Sky wash down with Bilpin Cider.
Our best kept secret are the Blue Mountains Botanic Gardens at Mt Tomah which host the Wollemi Pine which date back to the time of the dinosaurs.

Hosted by Sonia

  1. Joined in May 2016
  • 79 Reviews
  • Identity verified

During your stay

Our friendly staff are available 7 days a week from 9am till 5pm
  • Policy number: Exempt
  • Response rate: 90%
  • Response time: within a few hours
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 2:00 pm
Check out: 10:00 am
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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