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4.4 out of 5

"Great getaway from the city. The Carrington is like stepping back in time. The beautiful lounge area with open fire was the best place to enjoy a gl ... " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 22 Jun 2021

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Hotel Description

The Carrington Hotel places you in the heart of Sydney, steps from Blue Mountains Cultural Centre and 1.7 km (1 mi) from Prince Henry Cliff Walk Trailhead. Highlights at this historic hotel include 2 restaurants and free continental breakfast.

LCD TVs with digital channels are featured in all 65 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, free bottled water, and safes. Additionally, refrigerators, hair dryers, and phones are available.

Old City Bank Brasserie serves international cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own lounge bar. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a business center, and concierge services. Each morning free breakfast is served.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 3.5-star Katoomba hotel include Blue Mountains National Park and Leura Cascades.

Traditional Room with Private External Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$128* Per night/room 4 Nov. - 5 Nov.

Premier Room, Balcony

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Premier Room, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premier Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Colonial Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

The Carrington Hotel ratings based on 335 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Carrington Hotel

Everyone (227) Couples (79) Business (1) Family (26)
5 out of 5
Great getaway from the city. The Carrington is like stepping back in time. The beautiful lounge area with open fire was the best place to enjoy a glass of red

Posted by on 22 Jun. 2021

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5 out of 5
Service is good. Hotel is old.

Posted by on 19 Jun. 2021

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5 out of 5
Beautiful historic hotel.

Posted by on 7 Jun. 2021

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 30 May 2021

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5 out of 5
Decore

Posted by on 14 May 2021

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5 out of 5
We loved the character of the Hotel , very charming

Posted by on 5 May 2021

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4 out of 5
Beautiful historic hotel with a lovely old world charm. Room was very roomy and comfortable.

Posted by on 25 Apr. 2021

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5 out of 5
It’s like going back in time. Stunning decor

Posted by on 22 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5
Quaint old world charm in the blue mountains.

Posted by on 16 Apr. 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 2 Apr. 2021

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Property Features

There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a business center on site. A library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the business-friendly The Carrington Hotel. This Victorian Sydney hotel is smoke free.

  • 65 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • Built in 1880
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Train station: Katoomba Station (0.1 km / 0.1 mi)

Room Amenities

The Carrington Hotel offers 65 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. 30-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • LCD television
  • Digital channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Heating
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 10 AM.

The Carrington Hotel has 2 restaurants serving lunch and dinner.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 50.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for AUD 10.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, debit cards, and cash. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: AUD 10.0 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 50.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Carrington Hotel
  • Carrington Hotel Katoomba
  • Carrington Katoomba
  • The Carrington Hotel Katoomba, Blue Mountains
  • The Carrington Hotel Hotel
  • The Carrington Hotel Katoomba
  • The Carrington Hotel Hotel Katoomba

You should know

  • Guests may experience noise disturbance due to nearby construction work.
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Frequently asked questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.