Recently listed, Karinya aboriginal word for “peaceful home” is a beautiful, cosy mountains cottage in Mount Victoria. It was built in the 1920’s and has been renovated to retain its old world charm and to provide all the modern conveniences.
Karinya is set on the high side with views towards Kanimbla Valley. It is open, light filled and very relaxing. Perfect for a family or group of friends who just want to soak up some mountain atmosphere.
It has 2 double bedrooms and the old veranda has been built-in to provide another bedroom with single beds at either end. Linen is all provided so just unpack and settle in.
The living area has 2 couches, a TV and DVD player and lots of games.
The kitchen has all the amenities that you might need – microwave, oven, lots of utensils.
Relax on the back veranda and soak up the sun while you watch the kids play in the fully fenced backyard, or sit on the front veranda and watch the colours change as the sun sets in the Kanimbla Valley.
Stroll up to the Village for a lazy breakfast at Petalura, cruise around the various gift shops, watch a movie at the Mt Vic Flicks or head to The Imperial hotel for a filling meal and a roaring fire. If the aim is for more activity, there are numerous walks from the front doorstep or for rockclimbing, canyoning or mountain biking the locations are endless Ask for details on secret locations or guide books.
In the area.....
Karinya is the ideal starting point for a visit further west and to Jenolan caves.
Blackheath is a few minutes drive away with its shops and restaurants or visit Katoomba with its tourist attractions like Scenic World, the Three Sisters and Edge cinema.
After all the sightseeing, Karinya will be waiting for you to unwind again