HIMALAYA has undergone a complete and luxurious renovation. A large, brand new 5th bedroom with gorgeous ensuite has been added. The house will now have 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms in total, which includes 2 ensuites, new seperate downstairs bathroom, and one only shared bathroom. A massive outdoor deck has been added and vast picture window in the living room to fully access the sublime mountain and valley views.
The entire house has been re-painted inside and out, and enhanced with fabulous blackbutt timber floors, stylish contemporary lighting and spectacular all new kitchen, complete with Miele appliances, soft close cupboards and Atlantic Salt Caesar-stone bench tops.
HIMALAYA is a premium, short or longer term rental house for your family and friends to enjoy at Leura’s most sought after address. Following these expansive renovations HIMALAYA will be able to accommodate 10 people. The renovations are due to be completed by mid- September. We will soon provide updated photos, so please keep checking the site and book early, as enquiries are already coming in. HIMALAYA at Leura has the WOW factor writ large.
HIMALAYA is a new sanctuary on offer set in two acres of remarkable alpine gardens, embracing over 7000 sqms with divine views of the Jamieson Valley from 4 out of the 5 bedrooms, available for Short Let holidays in Leura. It is the premier town in the Blue Mountains, an hour and a half’s drive, or comfortable train journey, from the Sydney CBD. Escape city stress and retreat to HIMALAYA. 50 Sublime Point Road for relaxing time-out with your partner, friends and family in a superbly stylish, freshly renovated mountain house. A new viewing platform, hand-made stone walls with rocks harvested from the property, and comfortable teak seating, has been added to the beautiful gardens.
HIMALAYA is a 5 bedroom/4 bathroom, 10 people maximum, perfect haven for a blissful family weekend or romantic getaway. 4 Upstairs Bedrooms with 3 Queen Beds - and the Master Bedroom with King Bed and ensuite, 2 King Single beds downstairs, with own bathroom. High ceilings and vast picture windows face the eastern escarpment and deliver views that extend from the upper cascades of Wentworth Falls almost as far as Mt Gibraltar in Bowral.
Bedroom 1. 1 x Queen bed
Bedroom 2. 1 x Queen bed. Bedrooms 1 and 2 share bathroom, shower, toilet and attached bath.
Bedroom 3. 1 x King bed, ensuite bathroom, includes stand-alone bath.
Bedroom 4. 1 Queen bed with ensuite and walk-in-dressing room.
Bedroom 5 downstairs 2 x King Single beds with own seperate bathroom, shower and toilet.
The house is heated via Gas central heating and premium electric, Gazco, full-glow fire in living room. Heated towel rails in all bathrooms, complimented with bespoke bath products.
Rejuvenate as you gaze out at pristine forests, a painterly escarpment vista, and big skies with enchanting morning mist and drifting clouds. Awaken to birdsong and the joy of being in a spectacular wilderness environment, but cosseted in a luxury 50s, architect-designed modernist weatherboard and brick home offering charming, artistic interiors. An ecclectic array of oriental and contemporary furniture, comfortable new leather couches, and stunning oak dining table makes HIMALAYA a signature holiday retreat property. Beautiful rugs, cushions, photographs, framed Asian textiles and contemporary paintings, object d’arts, and books brilliantly enhance this special, two level country house.
You will enjoy dreamy Sealy and Sleepmaker beds and pillows, Sheridan towels and quality linen, snug doonas, electric blankets, and deluxe bathroom products. A superbly appointed all new kitchen featuring Miele appliances, large Fisher and Paykel stainless steel refrigerator with quality crockery, cookware, glassware, rice cooker, sandwich press, Nespresso coffee machine, Microwave - the works for memorable fun and indulgence. A welcome bottle of French champagne and gift is waiting for you. Tranquility, beauty and luxe comfort are the hallmarks of this beautiful, mountain house. HIMALAYA is a rare rural retreat in the Blue Mountains, offering privacy, style and serenity immersed in a world renowned natural landscape. This massive renovation has been curated by high profile local architect Diego Villar, of Villar Architect.
HIMALAYA boasts a 70 year old, glorious garden teeming with azaleas, camellias, rhododendrons, wisteria, daphne, daffodils and tulips, and other mature alpine plants and trees. You will see tons of colourful King parrots, hear kookaburras and may even spy a couple of lyre birds. In winter Leura is a picture postcard fantasy complete with snowfalls. Xmas in July is great fun, and in Springtime the garden is a sea of pink blooms. A Weber BBQ and outdoor setting awaits you under the cherry blossom and maple trees, a perfect place for a pre-dinner drink, lunch or evening meal. The enormous new escarpment facing deck featuring comfortable teak furniture, is the place to be for twilight drinks and nibbles as you gaze towards the infinite mountain and valley views while watching the sun set.
Minutes away you have the pleasure of myriad bush walks, a world class golf resort with heated swimming pool, smart and funky cafes, restaurants, historic houses, speciality boutiques, galleries and shops in the chic Leura village. Leura is next door to the larger town centre of Katoomba, home of the fabled Three Sisters. Have fun exploring the cute nearby villages, antique stores, open gardens and flower festivals of Wentworth Falls, Blackheath, Medlow Bath and Mount Victoria. Beyond that you can enjoy the abundant wineries and providores of the Central Tablelands.
HIMALAYA in Leura. You will emerge feeling relaxed and blessed to have lived the dream of holidaying in a stunningly original, and well-presented, luxurious 5 bedroom house in the magnificent Blue Mountains with legendary escarpment views. Wi-Fi connected. Please check the website, the new photos of the ravishing renovation of HIMALAYA will be posted soon.
Activities close by include -
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 5 minutes drive away
Wander down to Everglades or any of the other beautiful display gardens - only 2 minutes away
The Edge cinema
5 minute drive to Katoomba galleries
Take a Trolley Bus tour that passes many of these attractions.