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The Gatsby, Katoomba - a Mountain Whispers Property

Welcome to The Gatsby, your luxury Katoomba accommodation!
71 reviews
Welcome to The Gatsby, your luxury Katoomba accommodation!
Master queen bedroom with fine linen, plush carpet
Queen 2nd bedroom with fine linen
Double spa bath with heated floor
NSW Tourism Silver WINNER - Luxury Accommodation
Outdoor dining area
The self-contained cottage for one couple
The perfect art deco kitchen
Well equipped and stocked
It's all the small touches of art deco
Queen bedroom - The Daisy Buchanan
Exquisite Leadlight Bathroom
Plush Bathrobes, Slippers, Toiletries & Candles
Art deco luxury bathroom
Moet on ice awaits with scatter rose petals
Grand Entrance
Art deco dining Room with plush carpet
Complimentary Port & Chocolates
Lounge Room with plush carpet
Art Deco Maiden awaits you
Cleopatra awaits and welcomes you
Gas-log Fireplace & Central Heating
Art-deco mantlepiece with gas log fire
Port by the gas-log fireplace
Art Deco Hall of Fame
WELCOME to The Gatsby
Front Exterior
Alfresco area looking over fern garden
A touch of art-deco
Petunia Welcome
Gatsby II - The Granny Flat
Gatsby II - The Garden cottage with queen bedroom
Garden cottage only 20 steps from main cottage
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Private Room , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales
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Listing #FKN3800193
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Excellent - based on 71 reviews
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Emily A
London, England, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016 for a stay in December 2016
person found this review helpful

We were looking for somewhere to stay that was close to the scenic railway but also special as it was for our honeymoon. I had read about the Mountain Whispers properties and they all had fabulous reviews. From the moment I contacted Lorraine to make some enquiries her fabulous customer service was clear. Despite the time difference as I was...

Management response:

Thank you Emily for your lovely review of The Gatsby, Mountain Whispers and my services. It was a pleasure welcoming you and your beautiful family to the Blue Mountains and I sincerely hope for the opportunity to welcome you all back sometime soon upon your next visit to our beautiful country and destination. Take care and wishing you all a...


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Dvv R
Bingara, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016
person found this review helpful

Second stay at one of the Mountain Whispers properties, and once again, a real treat!! Absolutely AMAZING! The place to be for Rest & Relaxation. The places are superb, and am extremely keen to stay at the all :) Easy communications with the host, Lorraine, helpful in all areas, and gave it that extra special touch knowing it had been...

Management response:

Thank you for your returned visit to Mountain Whispers, The Gatsby on this occasion and thank you for your lovely review Dee. It's very rewarding welcoming my guests, especially my repeats who keep coming back - truly is humbling. Look forward to your next visit. Take care, Lorraine :-)


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Camden, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
360 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 313 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016 for a stay in May 2016

We had stayed in Mountain Whispers cottages 4 times previously so are obviously fans. This was our first time at The Gatsby. Lorraine's luxurious touches and attention to detail were evident in this property as well. Email contact is always personal, friendly and efficient. Arrival instructions are provided. The Gatsby was very comfortable and well appointed. Luxury towels, bedding, everything...

Management response:

Thank you for your glowing review of The Gatsby, Mountain Whispers and my services Greg. It sincerely is a pleasure welcoming my guests to my properties, especially my repeats who keep coming back. Best wishes with your travel O/S and I sincerely look forward to welcoming you back upon your return. Take care and with warmest regards, Lorraine


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Full baths
    3 Kings
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: £280 / stay - Deposit
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Additional guests above the couple rate is charged at $85 per person per night
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About the neighbourhood
The Gatsby is a luxurious, self-contained art deco cottage for one to three couples in Katoomba. Stroll to Echo Point and Scenic World. Perfectly located only minutes to the world heritage escarpments of The Blue Mountains.

The Gatsby is perfectly located just a 10 minute walk to the town centre or a short 5 minute walk to Echo Point and The Three Sisters.

The Gatsby is the perfect spot whether it be for a spot of golf, exploring nature or Scenic World rides over the stunning Jamison Valley - the choice is yours.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Sydney: 109.0 km
Railway: Katoomba: 0.6 km
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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