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Liss, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Melba House is a wonderful B&B and conveniently situated to explore the Blue Mountains, just a short walk to one of the Hop on Hop off bus stops. We stayed in the Dame Edna suite for 3 nights in March 2016. The room is lovely and spacious, comfortable bed and generously sized bathroom with gorgeous Molton Brown cosmetics for your...

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Melbahouse, Owner at Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to share your thoughts on your stay in the comfortable Dame Edna Suite. I'm glad you appreciated the home made cake those scrummy Molton Brown ammenities. It is always a pleasure for me to have such appreciated guests. Kind regards Sue

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Sue and Issy could not have been more welcoming and accommodating we enjoyed every moment of our weekend getaway! The house itself is beautiful, warm and cosy. Sue's breakfast was delicious! There are so many thoughtful extras too - port and choccies in the room, cake and tea in the hallway, DVDs and restaurant recommendations. Thank you for having us...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Melba House is a charming old house with elegant decor located in a quite neighbourhood. As we had a kid travelling with us, Sue prepared for us a rollaway bed which was as lovely made as our king bed. Breakfast was great. Sue is a friendly and helpful hostess.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Melba House contains just three suites and is run by the very welcoming Sue and adorable Issy the well-behaved cocker spaniel. My partner and I stayed in the Dame Joan suite, the smallest of the three. We found it very comfortable. The attractive room was quiet, the bed comfortable, and the extra details added to the personal touch that Sue...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

My husband treated me to a birthday surprise stay at gorgeous Melba House. This charming Edwardian property was the perfect place to unwind and relax. We stayed in the beautifully appointed Dame Edna suite. Thank you to our host Sue Handley who was attentive and friendly. Can't wait to return again in the future to stay in one of your...

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Melbahouse, Owner at Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Barbara I'm so pleased Marcs decision was to choose The Dame Edna Suite for your birthday surprise and the whole weekend was memorable for you. I do hope it's not another year before we see your lovely smiles again. Kind regards Sue

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 March 2016

very comfortable and welcoming stay at Melba house. The rooms are beautiful including the tea coffee and cockies provided. Also the port that was left for us in the room was such a nice extra an d lovely for a night cap. Everything is provided for including umbrellas , suntan lotion and mosquito cream. Highly recommend this B&B. Very fulfilling...

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Melbahouse, Owner at Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to do a review. I'm glad you appreciate all the extras I make available & that are complimentary for our guests. That's what makes your stay memorable. Hope to see you again to enjoy some more of the beautiful Blue Mountains. Kind regards Sue

Maitland, Florida
Reviewed 26 March 2016

My wife and I had great stay as usual, The hostesses Sue and Issy responded to all our needs.The location is perfect, the breakfast unbelievably good the rooms are better than most classy Hotels and to top it off we got a decanter of port !!!!! We have stayed here on a lot of occasions and have enjoyed our stay...

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Melbahouse, Owner at Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Mick, Issy and I look forward to Music Festival every year as we see are guests( now like family) return for one of the best weekends that happens in Katoomba. Such wonderful music talent and wonderful time with guests. I'm so glad you choose Melba House every year for your festival abode. Look forward to next year. Warmest regards Sue

Newcastle
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We have stayed at Melba HOuse B&B several times now, and look forward to visiting again. Lovely rooms, excellent breakfast, and a great location within walking distance of most scenic attractions. The host (Sue) is very helpful and a great asset when it comes to recommending places to eat.

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Thanks for taking time to do a review. Running Melba has been a great opportunity to meet such lovely people and a pleasure that you enjoy Melba and have been return guests. I hope you will keep returning. Warm regards Sue

East Maitland, Australia
Reviewed 23 March 2016

This was our sixth stay at Melba House. From the wonderful welcome from Sue and her gorgeous dog Issy to the beautifully appointed rooms and delicious breakfasts, this place is perfect. There is always a special baked treat in the hallway for all guests every day, and the breakfasts are superb. The rooms are large and have everything you need...

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How lucky am I to have such lovely guests return to visit us every year. I'm so pleased you always enjoy your stay at Melba House. Warmest regards Sue and Issy

North Sydney, Canada
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Fabulous week-end in the Blue Mountains for the Music Festival and Melba House. This was our 3rd stay at the fabulous Melba House and our first experience for the Blue Mountains Music Festival and both exceeded our expectations. Our host Sue was as always welcoming and pleased to see us as well as Izzie her dog. Our room 'Dame Nellie'...

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Melbahouse, Owner at Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

So pleased you enjoyed your first Blue Mountains Blues Roots and Folk Festival ! It's a fantastic weekend. Having such lovely guests just makes it so enjoyable for me to ensure that the weekend was memorable with wonderful special breakfasts. Looking forward to your fourth visit !! warmest regards Sue & Issy

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your own Open Fire and Spa, King and queen-sized beds, central heating, electric blankets, large comfortable rooms with own sitting and dining areas, sumptuous breakfasts, that's historical Melba House. Quiet and secluded yet close to many restaurants, galleries, antique and craft shops. Also, close to the best-loved attractions of Katoomba and Leura. Blue Mountains World Heritage bush walks abound, some only 300 m away. Easy drive to Blackheath and Wentworth Falls and other mountain townships. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast

Address: 98 Waratah St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Price Range: RM659 - RM997 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Melba House Boutique Bed & Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Choose the Dame Edna or Dame Nellie Suites”
 of 5 bubbles HappyTravellers2121, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Melba Room largest with spa bath and bay window faced east for delightful breakfast.”
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“All rooms great”
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“There are only 3 rooms and they are all luxurious.”
 of 5 bubbles Marilyn545, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They are all excellent (I looked into the other rooms!!)”
 of 5 bubbles marie123501, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
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