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Lilianfels Resort & Spa, Katoomba

Lilianfels Resort and Spa is a renowned haven for relaxation in one of Australia’s most beautiful destinations.

Only a 90 minute drive from Sydney, the Country’s Gateway, and Lilianfels Blue Mountains is regarded as an unforgettable experience and has quickly established a reputation as Australia’s finest boutique ‘getaway’.

Lilianfels Resort and Spa sits adjacent to The Three Sisters at Katoomba, one of the countries most acclaimed natural wonders and surrounded by the World Heritage Listed Blue Mountains National Park. The Three Sisters symbolise the stature and pride of the Blue Mountains – towering escarpments, wide, deep blue-hazed valleys, incomparable views and impenetrable depths – they are awe-inspiring.

The historic home ‘Lilianfels’, built in 1889 has been transformed to its original splendour and now houses the award-winning restaurant, Darleys, named after the original owner.

Set in two acres of English-style gardens, the adjoining Country House, opened in 1992, has been designed in line with the architecture of the heritage home, offering all the facilities and comforts of a world class retreat. Along with 85 rooms and suits it features a spacious lounge with burning fire, a reading room, billiard room, a fabulous indoor swimming pool, the lounge, tennis court, mountain bikes and the 2nd restaurant- “Tres Sorelli ” serving a delightful Mediterranean menu. Lilianfels health spa offers a restorative, relaxing, healthy environment, providing all the benefits of an enriching regime and a complete experience for mind and body.

‘Lilianfels’ is the only officially rated 5 star hotel in the Blue Mountains.

Accommodation at Lilianfels Resort & Spa


Lilianfels has four suites, distinguished by their individual character: ‘Mini Mini Saddle’, ‘Cloudmaker’, ‘Kanangra’ and ‘Nellie’s Glen’. 2 have their own spas and other magnificent Valley Views.

Deluxe Room with Valley Views

The outlook over the wilderness of the heritage listed Blue Mountains is the reason our guests request these rooms, which have stunning views of the Jamison Valley.

Deluxe Room

Our Deluxe Rooms are all large and airy with either King or Twin Beds.


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