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Alice Springs, Australia
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed as the echo point motel great value. Close to the amazing three sisters and echo point. Shuttle bus right at the front making it easy to go into Katoomba to and visit the cafés or one of the nice pubs. You can also get the bus to scenic railway

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new york
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in October 2016 and would highly recommend. Centrally located motel, walking distance to Echo Point. Convenient to bus stop and hop on hop off bus. Managers extremely accommodating. The room was quiet, comfortable and extremely clean. Breakfast delivered daily. Wi-Fi available. I would rate it 10/10.

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Toongabbie, Australia
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stay for two nights, from the moment we arrived it was perfect, friendly host, parking at door, spotless room, comfy bed, spa bath, great location, i would highly reccommend this motel to anyone, i will be back, certainly value for your money

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Rosewood Australia
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78 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here on the weekend and although the hotel is not new it is clean and certainly did the job for us. It is in a quiet location and close to most things you will need. We would certainly stay here again. The hotel is right across the road from a great chocolate shops and cafe and a 10... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Stayed the last 3 nights at the 3 Explorers Motel, great spot, very short walk to 3 sisters,echo point,short drive to everything.Nice quiet room,ground level,private,well appointed,clean & neat. Would recommend.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

The 3 Explorers Motel offers an exceptionally friendly, relaxed and helpful service. The room was immaculate with facilities for self catering and breakfast could be pre ordered. A great base from which to explore the beautiful Blue Mountains area and just up the road from Echo Point. Thoroughly recommend this motel.

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Oatley, Australia
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Good room for a family of 5 with a bunk bed single bed and queen for parents. Bathroom facilities fine. Only slept there and all very comfy with good air conditioning. Friendly and helpful staff. Even called is when phone charger left behind. I'd stay again.

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Melbourne
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1,129 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 500 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The only endearing quality this motel has is its location. We booked a superior queen thinking it would be a better option but when we got there were told it is the standard room. Why is it not called a standard queen. Katoomba prices are not cheap anywhere but we did see cheaper on boards when we were out touring... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to offer a, delighted that you enjoyed your visit to the Blue Mountains & stay at the 3 Explorers Motel, all are rooms are superior compared to the majority of Motel rooms, naturally there would be cheaper accommodation at Guest Houses & a few Motels, you need to book earlier for School Holiday periods... More 

Longford, Australia
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118 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We were going to stay at Katoomba at the weekend until we found out prices and availability of rooms. We then changed our plans and stayed midweek which is when we found this little gem!. The Manager was very friendly and gave us a lot of helpful hints about t Blue Mountains. The rooms were of good size very well... More 

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Macksville, Australia
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26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Clean comfy room. Air con heating 😀 good, it was very cold at Katoomba! Friendly staff. Great location to Echo Point, Three Sisters and The Scenic Cable car. A few minutes in car to shops and CBD. Only suggestion, don't use Rose scented room freshener! Not good for allergies.

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Thank you for taking the time to offer a kind review, pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Blue Mountains & stay at the 3 Explorers Motel. "Only suggestion, don't use Rose scented room freshener! Not good for allergies" you will be pleased to know we do not use this ? More 

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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: $112 - $182 (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 Blue Mountains/Katoomba, Australia
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#2 Family Hotel in Katoomba
#4 Luxury Hotel in Katoomba
#4 Romantic Hotel in Katoomba
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“Ground level out the back.”
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“Some of the rooms are upstairs so may want to specify ground floor.”
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