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Sky Rider Motor Inn

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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bbq area”(14 reviews)
“blue mountains”(92 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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2 Sep3 Sep
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Overall the Motel was impressive. Very clean, quiet, ideal location for Blue Mountain hikers, friendly and well organised staff, knowledgeable about the area and happy to share their knowledge. The only negative was that the bathroom was a bit cold (didn’t have a heater) and...More

Thank Mm A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Basic motel that was completely satisfactory - room, breakfast, owners - it was a wonderful experience. The location is ideal when visiting the Blue Mountains and Katoomba. Peaceful. Friendly neighbors . . . we encountered heaps of friendly people during our (too) short visit to...More

Thank ProfSteveR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed an Overnight Stay here. The advantage of paying upfront is there are no problems if you arrive in late. Kerry was so helpful putting the heater & lights on ready for our late arrival. Very Comfortable room and well appointed even, with an electric...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 days with my mum, while I had surgery at Katoomba Hospital and it was fantastic. I booked a twin room and when we checked in, Jamie upgraded us to a bigger room which came in very handy and parking is right...More

1  Thank Felicity R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here overnight. There were issues getting into the room we'd booked, but as they didn't have any other twin rooms they gave us two separate rooms. The owner was friendly and helpful. The rooms were very comfortable and clean, with a really nice bathroom....More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$66 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Katoomba
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$66 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Katoomba
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (74)
Room & Suite (198)
Pool & Beach (17)
Dining (14)
Amenities (6)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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MrTembusu
18 June 2018|
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Response from sunny38 | Reviewed this property |
Nope, we were just there. Heater in the bedroom only, bathroom was pretty cold. They give you two bath mats to help with the cold floor
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Regina C
9 November 2017|
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Response from RGT1952 | Reviewed this property |
Not from what we saw. We were there on the October long weekend, and although it seemed like they were fully booked (by the amount of cars) if, we had wanted to BBQ, we would have had no problem at all. The pool was empty... More
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ivyppng
3 January 2017|
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Response from Scarlettpup | Property representative |
Hi Our Family Unit has 2 rooms (3 singles in one room, Queen bed with ensuite and breakfast bar in second room) instead of all the beds in the same room in the Family 5. Both have ensuite, microwave, and the same facilities... More
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Room Tips
"Snuggling offsets the cool mornings in the mountain winters!"
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"High number rooms would be nearer the pool and the exit to the road, lower number rooms closer to reception..."
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"Our room was opposite the pool and so quiet."
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"Our room was older but very very clean. New & very spacious bathroom. Looks like they keep them well..."
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