It would help if you had ample time, space, and comfort as you tour the beautiful Blue Mountains area. The kind of accommodation that you use should reflect that fact. Here is a list of seven self-contained accommodations and cottages in the Blue Mountains.

The Spicers Sangoma Retreat

1. The Spicers Sangoma Retreat

You will be doing yourself an injustice if you do not get an accommodation that allows you to have a view of the natural surroundings of Kurrajong. The Spicers Sangoma Retreat provides you with such a scenic view. Its facilities, such as the bar, infinity lap pool, capture the breathtaking view of the surrounding environment.

Spicers Sangoma Retreat offers one of the most lovely holiday accommodations near the Blue Mountains. Some of the facilities that you will enjoy are:

• Local cuisine

• Free WiFi

• Free parking

• Daily housekeeping services

• Free outdoor swimming pools

• Hiking, massage, sauna, and library services at reasonable fees

The only downside is that you are not allowed to live with your pet in the facility. Also, persons below 18 years old are not allowed to check-in.

Address: 70 Grandview Ln, Bowen Mountain NSW 2753, Australia

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Varenna – Luxury Leura Accommodation

2. Varenna – Luxury Leura Accommodation

If you are looking for luxury self contained accommodation in Blue Mountains, Varenna is your best bet. The 5-star accommodation facility provides you with the comfort of the whole house all by yourself. It has four bedrooms and two bathrooms, space enough to accommodate an entire family minus kids. Varenna can accommodate up to four couples without inconveniencing any of them for those who travel in groups.

It is a stone throw away from the middle of Leura. The house is a tourist attraction by itself given that it has a long history. It is an old house that has received a modification to modern standards. Prices range from at least AU$580 per night.

Address: 97 Railway Parade, Leura NSW 2780, Australia

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Grand Canyon Chalet

3. Grand Canyon Chalet

You cannot speak of Blue Mountains self contained accommodation without mentioning the Grand Canyon Chalet. Close to Grand Canyon Bush Walk, it is a holiday destination that is only slightly more than 10 kilometers (7-8 miles) from the Katoomba Scenic World. Besides, there are several bushwalks and national parks in the surrounding area.

Canyon Chalet has a policy of accommodating children and pets. It can house about three couples and has facilities such as a well-equipped kitchen and dishwasher, among others.

Address: 196 Evans Lookout Rd, Blackheath NSW 2785, Australia

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Quinees Cottage Blackheath

4. Quinees Cottage Blackheath

Staying in this cottage brings you near Mount Victoria Railway Museum, Three Sisters, and the Katoomba Scenic World. This Blue Mountains accommodation facility is perfect for bringing in your children and even pets. It has a kitchen and a garden, where you can hold barbecue parties.

You pay at least $291 per night, and you enjoy the following complimentary facilities:

• Free WiFi

• Free parking

• Washing machine and dryer

• Unlimited central heating

Address: 11 Cecil Road, Blackheath, New South Wales, Australia

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Amaroo Mountaintop Villa

5. Amaroo Mountaintop Villa

Amaroo Mountaintop Villa provides guests with the best view of the Katoomba Scenic World since it is only less than 3 kilometers away. It has five bedrooms, three bathrooms, free WiFi, and the luxury of satellite TV. Besides, there is free parking, family rooms, and a policy of non-smoking within the premises.

The location allows you to access bush walks quickly. While within the property, you have it all for yourself. You do not share facilities like the Jacuzzi with anyone.

The charges are an average of AU$580 for one night. The management can allow you to cancel bookings without any costs up to 2 months before check-in.

Address: 78 Farnells Rd, Katoomba NSW 2780, Australia

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Elsewhere Retreat

6. Elsewhere Retreat

Elsewhere Retreat provides you with a unique experience of seclusion within reach of all attractions in Blue Mountains. It is a house within a 40-acre property that you can tour at will. The windows give you a breathtaking view of the surroundings.

The house has three bedrooms with large beds and one additional bedroom with two smaller smaller-sized beds. It has all the facilities you would require in a self contained house- all these for AU$433 in one night.

It would take you around 120 minutes to drive to or from Sydney. In between the journey, you get to access all the attractions in the region.

All you need to use this house is to have an adequate stock of food and drinks. You have the place and everything available for your use.

Address: Five Mile Creek Rd, Megalong Valley NSW 2785, Australia

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The Black Cockatoo

7. The Black Cockatoo – Secret Garden Mountains Home

This guest house is in the heart of Katoomba and has a perfect mountain experience. To access the house, you need to drive through a steep driveway and climb steep stairs. The setting is ideal for a refreshing view of the surroundings from a vantage point in the balconies.

There is everything that you would require inside the house. The outside too has barbeque facilities, a garden, patio, and a picnic area.

Address: Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia

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Enjoy Your Visit

You can compare the costs of renting various facilities in this list and choose the most convenient. The bottom line, though, is that they all have similarities in terms of comfort and convenience. Enjoy your stay in the Blue Mountains area as you sample the natural beauty of the surroundings.