Description

Perched at the top of a classic Katoomba heritage listed building, "Wadi Shaifa", with expansive views to Jamison valley, enjoy Loxley, an ideal hideaway!

The beautiful building was originally holiday lets as far back as the 1940s and when you see the views and location, you'll undestand why...

This apartments is ideal for a romantic couple or two couples holidaying together who appreciate the finer things in life.

Small families are also very welcome. Portacot, high chair and childrens toys available on request.

Indulge in a leisurely breakfast over the paper, sipping tea in the sun room whilst admiring the stunning mountains views.

Curl up in front of the log fire with a glass of wine and let your worries melt away

Accommodation and Locality

* 2 Double Bedrooms (2 Queens)

* Cosy Lounge Room with Open Log Fire

*Additional Gas heater and electric radiators in bedrooms

* Large Sunroom, with Dining Table, casual reading chairs and VIEWS, VIEWS, VIEWS...

* Renovated Kitchen with Stainless Steel European Applianaces & Ceasar Stone Benchtops (5 burner gas hob and electric over)

* Bathroom with Bath and 'Rain Shower'

* Towels, Linen and Basket of Firewood included

*Centrally Located

*Situated at the top end of Lurline St, Loxley is a thirty second walk from the railway station and the high street

*Off-street Parking

*Arrive by Car or Train...

* For young families: Porta-cot with change table, high chair, potty, toilet training seat, infant stool and box of toys available at no extra cost

Leisure Activities

- Visit one of the local Day Spas to indulge in a luxurious facial or massage (Lilienfels, Yindi Day Spa, Spa Sublime)

- Take in Echo Point and the Three Sisters or the natural beauty of Jenolan Caves

- Enjoy the local fine dining, restaurants, pubs and cafes

- Browse the shops on Katoomba high street (2 minute walk)or hop in the car to Leura (a three minute drive away)

- Go for an exilerating bush walk and take in the breathtaking world heritage landscape

- Visit some of the wonderful local art galleries

- Watch some local live music; bands and musicians can be found performing at numerous locations throughout the town most weekends

- For the active amongst you, try abseling, canyoning or mountain bikings

- Wine lovers should check out Leura Cellars or take a day trip to mudgee or Orange, an easy drive 1.5 - 2 hr drive away

Write a Review
Loxley Retreat is rated 4.875 out of 5 by 8.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely property, with beautiful views from the sunroom. Very homely place with tv, piano and books and videos for those wanting to stay in. Those wanting to go out and about aren't forgotten either, fantastic comfy beds for a great nights sleep, a stones throw to the Katoomba township to go on tours and an excellent hot shower after a long day canyoning :)
Date published: 2013-02-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from We thought the property was basically perfect. The location was ideal, the building is beautiful, and the view from the sunroom off the sitting room is spectacular. Especially when we were up at 5am to catch the train back to Sydney - the sky was all pink and orange and purpley - gorgeous. There were only two of us as a couple, however the property was plenty big enough for two couples. The bedrooms were spacious and comfortable, all amenities were just what was needed, and the fire and heater in the living room perfect to make the place cosy when you return in the evening. Given the cost of the weekend versus other similar accommodations in the area that we looked at, we felt it was excellent value for money. furthermore, we were advised from the beginning that, as we were arriving early Saturday morning, if no one else had booked the property on Friday night we could check in any time for free. The other property we were thinking of booking wouldnt consider this even with no Friday night guest booking and wanted to charge us what was a considerable fee to check in 2 hours early on Saturday. All in all, great property, great location and wonderful customer service from the owners - highly reccommended and would have no hesitation in staying there again if we do go back for another trip. Thanks!
Date published: 2012-09-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from We had a lovely weekend at Loxley Retreat. This character property has been beautifully renovated and the heating was more than adequate to keep the winter blues at bay. Love the sun room for lazy mornings and the kitchen was well appointed (though a microwave would be nice or did I not find it?). Liza
Date published: 2012-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Location is perfect. walking distance to Katoomba town. We felt home staying here. Very comfortable and warm feeling. We definately stay again. I recommend this place especially for family. Thank you....
Date published: 2012-07-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A beautiful place to stay, everything you need for a really enjoyable break. The views from the sunroom are amazing.Close to walk to cafes, shops, restaurants etc.
Date published: 2012-06-12

Features

1 portacot with accompanying change table
42 inch plasma tv
5 gas burner large oven
Books, games and videos
Box of children's toys
Close to parks
Cooking Facilities
DVD player
Dishwasher
For toddlers: potty, toilet training seat and infant step stool available
High chair
In-house Movies/Videos
Ironing Facilities
Linen Supplied
Log fire (slow burner)
Non-Smoking
Open Fireplace
Stereo

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