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Beijing
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207 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2015

We stayed for 2 nights and the 3 Explorers is an excellent location and offers large comfortable rooms. The owner gave us a great insight into what to see and visit in the area. Only 5 minutes walk to Echo point and 10 minutes into town. Good value, clean and comfortable.

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Thank you for taking the time to offer a kind review on your recent stay @ the 3 Explorers Motel, delighted that you enjoyed your stay & your time in the Blue Mountains, pleasure having you & hope to see you again. More 

Lancashire, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2015

Located just a short walk to Echo Point with views of the Three Sisters and the hills beyound, a view that you just do not tire of! There are plenty of Cliff walks to trek, but some of the steps are not for the faint hearted, especially the ones at Wentworth Falls (a short drive away) A visit to Jenolan... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to offer a very kind review on your recent stay @ the 3 Explorers Motel, delighted that you enjoyed your stay & your time in the Blue Mountains, pleasure having you & hope to see you again. More 

Redworth
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2015

We stayed at the 3 Explorers for 3 nights in Jan2015. The location is excellent the rooms are very big very comfortable & very clean. The owner was very knowledgeable about the area & was very helpful.

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Thank you for taking the time to offer a very kind review on your recent stay @ the 3 Explorers Motel, delighted that you enjoyed your stay & your time in the Blue Mountains, pleasure having you & hope to see you again. More 

Loegstoer, Denmark
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2015

We had a family room, which worked well for us – like many other places it can be a bit tight for a family of five, so be sure to use your time exploring the fantastic surroundings. The place is very close to the 3 sisters and the information centre. While in Katoomba be sure to walk the National pass... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2015 via mobile

The service we got from the people there was very nice & kind, good advices & suggestions. Our room was big enough with all the supplies we might need like hair dryer, iron, microwave & ... However the room we had was a bit too dark with its one small window covered by trees. Also I expected much more from... More 

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East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015

For 3 years this has been our January home for 3-6 days & has always met expectations. This year we opted for the queen bed & spa situated on the ground floor. This room is like a private apartment, being situated behind the office, with access from the managers carport, via a lattice gate. It has a small outside sitting... More 

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Coolangatta, Australia
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2015

Clean rooms, a long way out of town although is on the tourist bus route that circles through katoomba and Leura. Owner not very helpful. Managed to seriously offend my son when he went to the office to ask where the bus stop was. There are better deals...

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Perth, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 January 2015

Very impressed with many aspects of our stay. Invaluable advice from the owner about some tourist attractions we were planning to visit. We had the family room with bunks and the accommodation was perfect for sharing a room with kids as the room set up allowed us to watch TV after kids were asleep. Perfect, quiet location.

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2014

My family and I stayed for 2 nights at the 3 Explorers Motel. The experience was very pleasant. The room was exactly what we saw from the website. The accommodation was basic but clean and pleasant. It is less than 10mins walk to Echo points The Three Sisters and unknown to us, the chocolate gallery is just opposite the motel.... More 

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Reviewed 15 December 2014

Very quiet town, quiet street. But near the three sisters and the science world. Small but comfort room. Clean, warm and suffcient for family vacation. A little far from town centre, where a Chinese restaurant located.

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Address: 197 Lurline St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Price Range: €79 - €128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 3 Explorers Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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3 Explorers Hotel Katoomba
3 Explorers Motel Katoomba, Blue Mountains
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#2 Family 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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