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Whitfield Hall sits at 4000 feet directly on the main hiking trail that travels up to Blue Mountain Peak. The hall itself, dating from the late 18th century, can provide rustic accommodation for up to 30 guests. Most rooms have bunkbeds, although the Colonel Whitfield room has a double (full) bed and is private. Guides to the Peak can be arranged for trekkers. Hearty, home-cooked meals and other refreshments, including cups of, Blue Mountain coffee brewed with fresh spring water, are available (with advance notice). Guests may also use our kitchen to cook. A campsite is also available. You can hire our driver to provide safe, 4 wheel drive transportation.
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Quaint
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Norman Manley Airport8 km
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All reviews mavis bank no electricity no hot water oil lamps mountains peak everton climb peace birds
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Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Stayed there for two nights to make it to the peak after walking up from Mavis Bank! No electricity, no hot water just back to the roots with gas lamps and fire places! Everton made us feel very comfortable, cooked great food and was enjoyable...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank AnsasErmo
Response from FlaTravlers, Public Relations Manager at Whitfield HallResponded January 17, 2018

Thanks so much for the kind review. We're happy to hear that Everton made you feel at home. Hope to see you again in the Blue Mountains!

Reviewed November 15, 2017

We stayed at this plantation home the night before hiking the Blue Mountain. Expect warm and friendly people, but a rustic place. They have running water, but no electricity. So oil lamps at night. You feel transported back in time. Breakfast and dinner was great,...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Rosemarie C
Reviewed June 21, 2017

We stayed in de Colonial Room (private double bed) and enjoyed our stay here. Helpfull staff, perfect food and a owner with great stories! After our climb we relaxed in the garden and enjoyed the birds and peace.

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Carine H
Reviewed March 29, 2017

We stayed here as it was a very close to the Blue Mountains and we wanted to hike to the top of the mountain to watch the sun rise. The accommodations were very affordable and the hostal was very quaint. There was no electricity but...More

Date of stay: March 2017
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

No electricity -light and heat with kerosene. Hard to reach without hiking of using a Land Rover. But worth the trip. Great food in this old army barracks. Definitely a unique place to stay. Not luxurious by any means but a great place to stay...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Melisa J
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"you have to be up for a certain experience, if you like luxury, this is not for you."
rosemariec570
Nov. 15, 2017
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"hostel- mostly bunk beds"
285melisac
Mar. 13, 2017
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"The house & bunks are very comfortable but the property is so beautiful that you may want to bring a..."
Q1476YDmattm
Mar. 12, 2017
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"If you need a guide, ssk for a real Guide, NOT PAUL. (see my comments)"
Bradbin
Sep. 16, 2014
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