Best Western Alpine Motor Inn - Katoomba

197 Great Western Highway Corner Camp Street, Katoomba, Australia, NSW-2780  show map
 4 stars
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Best Western Alpine Motor Inn - Katoomba

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The 4-star Best Western Alpine Motor Inn offers soundproof rooms in proximity to Katoomba Scenic World, The Three Sisters and Blue Mountains National Park. Founded in 1970, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2006.

The city center is 20 minutes' walk of the property. This comfortable property is located in the center of Katoomba.

The hotel boasts close proximity to restaurants and cafés.

Best Western Alpine Motor Inn can be reached in 70 minutes by car from Raglan airport.

Rooms

Best Western Alpine Motor Inn is a property in Katoomba that comes with 25 rooms and provides free Wi-Fi, climate control, a writing desk, flat-screen TV and a dressing area. Some rooms feature views over Blue Mountains and Blue Mountains National Park. All bathrooms are appointed with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The modern restaurant offers fine Australian meals. Guests can dine in Rosewood Cottage Restaurant and Rosewood Cottage Steak House located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

A continental breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Computer equipment, a business center and an internet terminal along with free private parking, a safe deposit box and a baggage storage are available for guests.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include cribs and babysitting.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   25.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • No elevators

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Snack bar
  • Picnic area/Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Barbeque grills
  • Garden area

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 6 may stay at the price of AUD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
  • There are no cribs provided in a room. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

197 Great Western Highway Corner Camp Street, Katoomba, Australia, NSW-2780

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City Center
  • Katoomba
    3700 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Rosewood Cottage Steak House (cuisine: Australian)
    100 ft
  • Rosewood Cottage Restaurant (cuisine: European)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    25

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Rooms and availability

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Premier Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 380 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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    Standard Room
    Bed type: 1 Super King-size bed or King-size bed or Double bed
    Size: 380 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Best Western Alpine Motor Inn - Katoomba Katoomba location
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      Hotel Address:

      197 Great Western Highway Corner Camp Street, Katoomba, Australia, NSW-2780

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Katoomba
        3700 ft
      Airports
      Restaurants
      • Rosewood Cottage Steak House (cuisine: Australian)
        100 ft
      • Rosewood Cottage Restaurant (cuisine: European)
        200 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Year renovated:
        2006
      • Number of rooms:
        25

      Hotel Awards

      AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKatoombaBest Western Alpine Motor Inn

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Spa Hotels in Australia

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      Best Western Alpine Motor Inn Location

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 3300 ft

      Places of interest

      Monuments and Landmarks

      Golf courses and Country clubs

      Local attractions

      • Leuralla - 1.5 mi
        36 Olympian Parade, Leura
      • Wentworth Falls - 3.9 mi
        Katoomba, New South WalesAustralia
      • Everglades Historic House and Gardens - 1.6 mi
        37 Everglades Avenue, Leura
      • Centennial Glen Stables - 8.6 mi
        Kanimbla Valley Drive, Blackheath

      Restaurants nearby

      • Rosewood Cottage Steak House - 100 ft

        Address: 1 Orient Street
        Phone: 02 47825939

        82% likes this, based on 23 reviews
        Cuisine: Australian
        Price Range: USD 7 - USD 43

      • Thai Kitchen - 2600 ft

        Address: Katoomba Street

        75% likes this, based on 24 reviews
        Cuisine: Thai

      • Rene's Pizza Place - 2800 ft

        Address: 4 Katoomba Street
        Phone: (02) 4782 1859

        60% likes this, based on 71 reviews

      • Rosewood Cottage Restaurant - 200 ft

        Address: 1 Orient Street
        Phone: 02 47822178

        72% likes this, based on 51 reviews
        Cuisine: European

      • Gustissimo - 2800 ft

        Address: 10 Katoomba St
        Phone: 0247827007

        63% likes this, based on 133 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian
        Price Range: USD 16 - USD 30

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Year renovated:
        2006
      • Number of rooms:
        25

      Hotel Awards

      AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKatoombaBest Western Alpine Motor Inn

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Spa Hotels in Australia

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      Best Western Alpine Motor Inn Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Alpine Motor Inn

      Average guest rating

      7.6out of 10
      Fabulous
      Based on 41 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Family with children
        7.4

        Perfectly suitable for our weekend away visiting the Blue Mountains and Jenolan Caves. Right on the main highway, but we didn't hear any street noise in our room. Nothing to rave about, but clean and neat with good beds, but very dated decor. 2 single beds in one room, with fridge, tea/coffee facilities and toaster, breakfast table, TV and desk; the other room with a queen bed. Very friendly staff.

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        Size of the room, friendliness of staff and quality of attached restaurant.

      • Couple
        5.8

        Location was good as it was close to Katoomba town. Also to be able to park right outside your room was great to carry things to & fro your car.

        Hotel staff at the reception weren't very friendly. There was no proper greeting or even a smile we got when we checked out. I would've liked them to ask me if we had a nice stay etc. It was very noisy as the people in the next room were very loud.

      • Family with children
        5.4

        Rooms were clean and comfortable.

        My stay was VERY UNCOMFORTABLE! None of the electrical outlets worked in the 2 rooms (Room 14 and 15) when we got back from dinner at around 9 PM. At that time, I had nobody to complain to and nobody to come and fix it. That meant, we had 2 rooms with no TV, we were not able to charge our mobiles and laptops, and worse of all, I was not able to sleep soundly because I am a CPAP user. Sleeping without CPAP means that I was not able to sleep at all! It also means that I am endangering my life and my family's lives (as I had to drive a long way the following day without sleep). When the reception office opened in the morning, I complained about it and the receptionist just switched on the breaker without even apologizing for the inconvenience. I should have been refunded my money! If there is no action from the hotel on this matter, I might as well dissuade my friends from staying in this hotel and egg them to tell others!

      • Couple
        6.6

        Just what it has to be. Everything in order, clean and convenient.

        To get to the beginning of the tracks you need to walk for about 25 minutes - not too bad though.

      • Single
        10.0

        The comfort of the room.

        The air con wouldn't work. The power button would turn on , but the nothing would happen.

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        Very helpful and friendly staff. A very adequate room.

        Laundry and wi-fi expensive. No cooking facilities (not even a microwave), but staff were happy to microwave food for us.

      • Group of friends
        7.8

        Closeness to the center of the Blue Mountains

      • Older travelers
        5.4

        1. The hotel charged all the days of my stay at the time of booking instead of the first night as stated in the terms of booking and made of apology. 2. There is bad smell coming out from the air-conditioner when it is turned to heat or dry position.

      • Single
        7.4

        Friendly, helpful staff. Good restaurant nearby.

        It was farther from the train station than I realized, too far to walk with luggage.

      • Older travelers
        8.4

        Very comfortable, well set out room!

        Restaurant was a bit disappointing, phone very loud and right by our table!

      • Older travelers
        5.4

        the big bed

        The TV had very limited Fox ie only some sport and news no movies etc& the water pressure in the shower was weak. Also lots of small maintenance issues ie no handle on shower door, noisy fridge etc. No information booklet explaining tv operation, local restaurants and attractions. Very over priced even though we were supposed to have a good deal! Also was pretty noisy our room was right next to road.

      • Older travelers
        4.6

        Wifi was free - shame it did't work

        Owner was not friendly at all, answered my questions with one word answers. Wifi in room 3 would only connect from car park and went off unless you sat by the door. Room was miserable!

      • Older travelers
        6.2

        location - no walking access to town

      • Older travelers
        6.6

        The room was clean

        The manager was extremely unfriendly on check-in after we had travelled, if I had not paid in advance we would have gone elsewhere. We were not allowed to do a load of washing after 8pm as the laundry noise would disturb other guests, we were there at 8.15pm. There was no guest directory advising about the motel rules which we found out when we tried to use the laundry and was denied access as it is open from 7am- 8pm. The manager advised they were replacing the current directory which is why the rooms offered no information. We ar both in our late 50's and found the manager rude and far from friendly. We won't be staying there again or recommending to our large family that live in Katoomba and Blackheath.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Best Western Alpine Motor Inn - Katoomba Katoomba location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      197 Great Western Highway Corner Camp Street, Katoomba, Australia, NSW-2780

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Katoomba
        3700 ft
      Airports
      Restaurants
      • Rosewood Cottage Steak House (cuisine: Australian)
        100 ft
      • Rosewood Cottage Restaurant (cuisine: European)
        200 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Year renovated:
        2006
      • Number of rooms:
        25

      Hotel Awards

      AustralianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKatoombaBest Western Alpine Motor Inn

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Spa Hotels in Australia

      Use Badge