Description

Woodford of Leura is a grand residence full of warmth and character. Set in half an acre of tranquil gardens surrounded by towering pines, the garden was created by the celebrated Paul Sorensen who was also responsible for the design and construction of the nearby historic Everglades Gardens.

Located in a quiet street just 10-minute walk from the centre of the delightful village of Leura, Woodford is close to all the major attractions of the upper Blue Mountains - Echo Point, Three Sisters, Scenic World, Wentworth Falls, and Blackheath/Grose Valley - a short drive away.

Woodford is an elegant and spacious home away from home perfect for a large group of friends or extended family to chill out and recharge; also a great place to come back to after your day of sightseeing, shopping, exploration, bush walking, and adventure.

- Double brick house and tastefully decorated with warmth, character, and charm;
- A private photography collection displayed throughout the property;
- Cosy slow combustion wood fire as well as natural gas central heating;
- Large established and picturesque Sorensen gardens sheltered amongst towering pines;
- A civilised dining room, 4 impressive living/lounge/library areas, and two separate outdoor entertaining balconies providing plenty of space for friends catch up and family reunion;
- 6 bedrooms all with ensuite and 5-star linen and bedding;
- Country style kitchen with walk-in pantry, fully equipped with Scanpan cookware, Royal Doulton dinnerware, and Nespresso coffee machine (capsules not provided), suitable for any catering needs.

Bedding & Floor Layout

Entering into the front foyer, there is a feeling of relaxation, serenity, calm, and history throughout the home. Downstairs boast the gourmet kitchen, dining room with polished floorboards, 4 gorgeous living/TV/library areas, an entertaining deck with BBQ and outdoor setting, and laundry facilities.

Bedroom 1 1 x Double bed with Ensuite;
Bedroom 2 1 x Queen bed with Ensuite;
Bedroom 3 1 x Queen bed with Ensuite and Private Balcony;
Bedroom 4 1 x Queen bed and 1 x Day bed with Private Lounge;

Upstairs is a family retreat perfect for parents travelling with kids.

Bedroom 5 1 x Queen bed with Ensuite and Study Area (Master Bedroom);
Bedroom 6 2 x Single beds.

Testimonials

"Home away from home"
Thank you so much for such a lovely stay in the Blue Mountains! You really made us feel like 'home away from home'. You've made our visit so much more memorable!!! We will sing your praises of Woodford of Leura to all our friends and family State-side.
- Jessica & Edwina, California USA

"Everything you want when staying in the Blue Mountains"
I've stayed in the Blue Mountains four times with my wife and Woodford of Leura has been the best. The host was really nice and welcoming. The room was warm and there was a good selection of movies on DVD included in the accommodation. If you're looking for a place that encapsulates the feel of the Blue Mountains then this place sums it up really well.
- Anthony & Samia, Sydney Australia

"Amazing weekend away"
Thank you for your hospitality! Great rooms! Very clean! Very cosy and home-like atmosphere, and nice garden. Good library and DVD collection. It was nice to stay here, have a glass of red next to a fireplace and read Oscar Wilde. Unfortunately we only stayed there for two nights!
- Sasha & Igor, Sydney Australia

"Beautiful holiday house"
By far the nicest holiday house we stayed at in Australia! Beautiful house in a nice, tranquil location. Very comfortable and welcoming.
- Chrissy & Mark, United Kingdom


Things to Do during your Stay at Woodford of Leura:

- Shopping in the famous Leura Mall & various local markets;
- Leura Garden Festival is the first week of October - that's 1st til 9th this year - book early;
- Blackheath, Leura, Katoomba & Wentworth Falls golf courses are all within a short drive;
- There are many bush walks & numerous spectacular lookouts close by;
- A visit to Jenolan Caves is a good day trip;
- Horse riding along the trails of the Megalong Valley and Hartley Valley;
- Zig Zag railway is around 20 minutes drive away;
- Leura Toy & Railway Museum takes around a 15 minutes walk;
- Mount Tomah Botanic Gardens;
- Norman Lindsay Gallery;
- Echo point and the Three Sisters;
- Scenic Railway & Skyway is less than 10 minutes drive away;
- Wander down to Everglades or any of the other beautiful display gardens - only 5 minutes away;
- The Edge cinema;
- 5 minute drive to Katoomba galleries;
- Take a Trolley Bus tour that passes many of these attractions.

Woodford of Leura is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 4.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful property This property is beautifully maintained, with quality furnishings. Plenty of space to relax and enjoy the tranquil surroundings. Positioned close to the shops at Leura. Would definitely stay again. :) Perfect for a girls weekend away, plenty of bathrooms!!
Date published: 2014-11-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ticks all the boxes! It was hard to find a six bedroom property to accommodate us all, and with the Woodford property, five of the six have ensuites! The house is a beautiful, big house with all the mod cons; air conditioning, electric blankets, two sound docks with the latest connection, movies provided, Nespresso coffee machine. You will want for nothing! The gardens are just lovely, and we were visited by a King Parrot and Rosella while sitting out on the terrace. Loved our stay. Thank you Rob and Ali!
Date published: 2014-10-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stunning House & worth the stay We had a girls weekend in this beautiful house and loved it so much. The photo's don't even do it justice. It is presented perfectly and you feel so warm and homely in every room. The backyard is also gorgeous. Would recommend this property to anyone. We will definitely return.
Date published: 2014-10-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from We had an enjoyable weekend in beautiful Leura. The house was good value for money, comfortable and close to the town centre and other local attractions. with a local park at the end of our street, great for our children
Date published: 2012-12-04

Features

Stayz Rental Guarantee Stayz Rental Assurance Features

Washing Machine, Parking, Dishwasher

4 Separate Living/Dining Areas
800 m to Leura Mall
Air conditioning bedroom 5
Barbeque
Central heating
Clothes dryer
Cooking Facilities
Cot
Covered Outdoor Entertainment Area
DVD player
Dedicated Library Area
Dishwasher
Eco-Friendly
Heaters
High chair
In-house Movies/Videos
Ironing Facilities
Linen Supplied
Microwave
Nespresso coffee machine (capsules not provided)
Non-Smoking
Open Fireplace
Parking
Pets allowed
Stereo
Towels Supplied
Video Games
Washing Machine

Prices

All long Weekends are a minimum of 3 nights , all public Holidays are charged at the Weekend Tariff Easter is a min of 4 nights

Last minute deal!

Stay before 26 Dec 2014 for 10% off.

Special offer!

Midweek Sun-Thurs : Stay five nights, pay for four . not valid in School holidays

Property Overview

Property Rates & Min Night Stay
From To Sun to Thurs ($ p/n average) Fri & Sat night 7 night stay Min night stay Extra adult ($ p/n) Extra child ($ p/n)
* $450 $1700 $3950 2 $50 $25
* $950 $1900 $6650 4 $50 $25
* $450 $1700 $3950 2 $50 $25
* $495 $1790 $4265 2 $50 $25
Additional Costs
Mandatory costs Optional costs*
Bond deposit $500 p/s Linen Hire $30 p/s
Cleaning Fee $150 p/s

Note: Pricing is subject to change, and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner.

Prices listed based on 6 adults. Property has 8 beds and can sleep a maximum 12 people.

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