JILLS RETREAT is a 5 star rated 'Grand Dame' ...a fully self-contained 1800's beautifully decorated historic home for up to 12 guests with its newly opened DAYSPA on the premises exclusively for our guest's enjoyment and relaxation. The property caters for 10 -12 guests. There are 4 bedrooms upstairs 8 guests and a fully self contained 5 star apartment downstairs 2 guests ..joined by a beautiful internal 'cedar' staircase being 10 guests along with JILLS LOFT 2 guests another separate fully self contained Loft studio. The total number for the whole property is 12 guests. We don't rent the other property to outside guests if only 10 guests so you have total exclusivity regardless.
We also have our newly opened JILLS RETREAT DAYSPA exclusively for our guests to 'Relax and Replenish'.. offering massages, facials, manicures and pedicures along with Yoga, REIKI Healings and Spiritual Readings. Just ask for our DAYSPA menu to be emailed to you.
Private Chefs, lovely restaurants we highly recommend, home cooked meals delivered to the Retreat, Gorgeous Hampers, Wine + Cheese platters, Antipasto plates, Breakfast Hampers all tailored to your taste-buds + budget. A list of all that we offer is emailed to you along with Horse Riding, Bush walking, Bike riding and all the local attractions.
With 6 large bedrooms comprising of 4 queen size and 2 doubles, 3 +1/2 bathrooms including 2 ensuites, spa bath and 3 gorgeous French Tubs and a mini ensuite in Loft..all with views to the gardens & tree-tops.. The main bedroom features an ensuite, French tub in the middle of the room which looks out onto the beautiful grounds and gardens with complete privacy.. Downstairs is JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY, a luxury private hideaway just for 2.. a stunning fully self-contained private oasis. Just view JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY and JILLS LOFT LEURA also fully self contained 'cute and cosy' open plan white bright contemporary space high in the clouds
Please note: We don't rent to other guests at the same time ..you have the whole property exclusively.
The BALI HUT is nestled in the beautiful gardens and the grounds are stunning.. designed by world renowned garden designer and 'Leura Everglades' fame, Paul Sorensen. With it's own natural spring on 1 acre of lush lawns and beautiful gardens along with amazing dry-stone walls built in the 1800's which surround the entire property…this is truly a unique place with a relaxing Balinese feel.
JILLS RETREAT is beautifully decorated with elegant furnishings, 12ft ceilings, original timber floors, Victorian open wood fireplace upstairs and an Eco-fireplace downstairs, air-conditioning, persian rugs, 24hr monitored alarm system, central heating upstairs and down, with all modern conveniences and comforts to bring a new standard of excellence in fully self-contained accommodation. Everything is supplied for your comfort including white fluffy towels, beautiful crisp white Egyptian cotton linen, electric blankets, Italian stainless saucepans, 3 Dolce Gusto "pod' cappuccino machines, 5 Sony TVs, DVD's, 4 BOSE Surround sound theatre systems, CDs, DVD's, books and lots of games. There are 2 fully equipped kitchens and a kitchenette in the Loft with all top brand stainless steel appliances, 2 dishwashers, 4 BBQs and 4 ‘sun-drenched' decks including a huge sunny north facing deck with outdoor dining table and ‘comfy' lounges overlooking the beautiful grounds and gardens…perfect for entertaining up to 12 guests. With lots of exotic birds and trees only found in the beautiful Blue mountains , guests can expect peace, privacy and luxury in the beautiful world heritage listed towns of Katoomba and Leura.
Enjoy a glass of wine or bubbly sitting in front of the 2 fire-places, in the spa-bath or French Tubs or on the 4 sun-drenched decks or relaxing BALI HUT. Soak up and relax in the French tubs with the bubbles drinking bubbles whilst you listen to the quiet and exotic native birds overlooking the lush greenery with total privacy. Afterwards, wander down the winding dry-stone walled terraces to relax, read a book in the beautiful Bali Hut, newly constructed nestled within the trees in a private area of the garden next to the sound of the fountain. There is also a swing for the more energetic
Let us organise 'Private chefs' for that dinner party, luncheon or breakfast if cooking is not on the menu We also recommend a list of wonderful local restaurants, or can arrange gorgeous Hot & Cold Breakfast Hampers, Wine, fruit and cheese hampers, or antipasto plates..sweet, savoury or gourmet and BBQ hampers ...we deliver for you ..receipts left and no need to shop..all beautifully presented with red+white gingham clothed wicker basket and perishables freshly stored in the fridge awaiting your arrival
JILLS RETREAT offers peace, tranquility and seclusion, midway between Leura and Katoomba villages, 3 mins to Leura shops, cafes, restaurants, galleries and antique stores. 3 mins to beautiful Echo Point and Jamison Valley views, explore a bush-walker's paradise. Enjoy many villages, historic pubs, many and varied shops cafes, National Parks and galleries. Visit the local markets and enjoy the fresh produce. Go horse riding, play a round of golf at beautiful Leura or Blackheath Golf Courses, spectacular look-outs and gardens a short 5 min drive. There's so much to do we email you lots of recommendations.
If you are looking for friends and family get-togethers or a relaxing, quiet, peaceful stress-free holiday, this is the property for you
We also have other properties just for 2 rented separately but not rented at the same time as the main house ..JILLS RETREAT so privacy is assured.
JILLS LOFT LEURA just for 2 a newly built 'New York' styled contemporary romantic oasis www.stayz.com.au/188841
JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY LEURA just for 2 www.stayz.com.au/103263
JASPERS COTTAGE KATOOMBA for 6 guests.. a beautiful 1920's gorgeous 3 bedroom 2 bathroom cottage if you would like to have friends or family stay close by www.stayz.com.au/2246
GIFT BOX Hampers also available on request from "A GIFT IN A BOX" Gift Specialists using local produce.
BBQ GiftBox Hamper
includes t/bone steaks, sausages, onions, mushrooms, tomatoes & salad essentials along with apple pie, strawberries and vanilla ice-cream
WINE FRUIT CHEESE GiftBox Hamper, Vegetarian & Vegan Hampers
HOT + COLD Continental BREAKFAST HAMPERS
HOT HEARTY WINTER SOUPS/CASSEROLES or COQ AU VIN yummy chicken in wine with freshly baked damper to have by the open fire on those cold wintery days and nights.
Sweet or Savoury we can organise whatever your taste-buds desire
Just 1 and 1/2 hrs from Sydney. 1km from Leura and Katoomba golf courses and midway between Leura and Katoomba villages
Please note we have a Strict Cancellation Policy.
Refunds only available if more than 8 weeks notice is given. Acts of nature including storms, fires or floods refunds only given if access to roads are blocked. Any bookings under the 8 week period monies paid are forfeited and any monies due must be paid in full regardless.
If your planning to 'renew your vows' or a small wedding ask about JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY a private secluded oasis for 2 newly built bright white contemporary self contained space. Google JILLS HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY and have a look. The grounds are stunning or Google Tying the Knot Wedding Stylists to organise your special day.
Snows in winter,
ZIG ZAG Railway,
Echo Point, Bike and Bush Walking tracks. Close to quaint cafes, shops and galleries, midway between Leura and Katoomba.