Located on the Golden Tourist Mile in Katoomba, just a 13-minute walk from the Three Sisters at Echo Point, the adult-only Shelton-Lea offers free WiFi. Shelton-Lea is a 19-minute walk from the Three Sisters Cable Car and Katoomba Scenic World. It is a 5-minute drive from Katoomba Sports and Aquatic Center. Guests enjoy rooms with a flat-screen TV, DVD player, electric blankets and a dining table. Most have a kitchenette and a patio or a balcony with garden views. The property also offers full day and half day wine tours in the surrounding areas.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Katoomba, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site




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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free Wifi
High score for Katoomba
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Graham
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Lovely characterful room in the Blue Mountains. Would recommend.
  • Jenny
    Singapore Singapore
    Privacy and cleanliness, convenient- short walk to town and essentials utensils were provided for use
  • Julia
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    perfect location, friendly host gave a great recommendation for where to go for dinner, really thoughtful touches (eg electric blanket as cold winter night, gas fire to be cosy and warm), great shower, clean and cosy

Host Info

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Katoomba is reminiscent of a bygone era and Festivals are held over the year. The Blue Mountains Music Festival is held in March and attracts many local and overseas artists. The Winter Magic Festival is in June and is the largest 1 day Festival in NSW. Shelton-Lea B&B is located within walking distance to all the attractions, many Restaurants and Shops. Our Street is safe to walk to and from as it is one of the main tourist streets that lead to the attractions and the restaurants and shops.
Language spoken: English

Area info

Amenities of Shelton-Lea
Great facilities! Review score, 9

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Spa
  • Non-smoking rooms
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
    • Dining table
    • Toaster
    • Kitchenware
    • Electric kettle
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Kitchenette
    • Linens
    • Alarm clock
    • Toilet paper
    • Towels
    • Guest bathroom
    • Bathtub or shower
    • Private Bathroom
    • Toilet
    • Free toiletries
    • Bathrobe
    • Hairdryer
    • Shower
    Living Area
    • Sofa
    • Sitting area
    Media & Technology
    • Flat-screen TV
    • Video
    • CD player
    • DVD player
    • Radio
    • TV
    Room Amenities
    • Socket near the bed
    • Electric blankets
    • Hardwood or parquet floors
    • Private entrance
    • Fan
    • Ironing facilities
    • Iron
    • Entire unit located on ground floor
    • Outdoor furniture
    • Garden
    • Spa
    Food & Drink
    • Tea/Coffee maker
    Outdoor & View
    • Garden view
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    • Private check-in/out
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/Puzzles
    • Board games/puzzles
    • Adults only
    • Designated smoking area
    • Smoke-free property
    • Hypoallergenic room available
    • Heating
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key access
    Languages Spoken
    • English

    Property practices

    This property told us they've implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.

    House rules
    Shelton-Lea takes special requests – add in the next step!

    From 14:00 to 18:00
    You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.
    Until 10:00
    Cancellation/ prepayment
    Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children not allowed.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction
    The minimum age for check-in is 18
    Accepted payment methods
    American ExpressVisaMastercardJCBEftposCash
    Smoking is not allowed.
    Parties/events are not allowed
    Quiet hours
    Guests need be quiet between 21:00 and 07:00.
    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print
    Must-know information for guests at this property

    Any special dietary requirements need to be advised prior to arrival.

    Please note that children under 18 years of age cannot be accommodated at this property.

    Please note we require proof of vaccination in order to book & stay at our property. We will require this documentation prior to your arrival.

    Please inform Shelton-Lea of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

    This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

    Quiet hours are between 21:00:00 and 07:00:00.

    Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

    This property indicated that it doesn't require a short-term rental license or registration

    FAQs about Shelton-Lea

    • The prices at Shelton-Lea may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Shelton-Lea (subject to availability) that can accommodate:

      • 2 guests
      • 3 guests

      For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • Shelton-Lea has the following number of bedrooms:

      • 1 bedroom

      For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • Check-in at Shelton-Lea is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

    • Shelton-Lea is 0.7 miles from the center of Katoomba. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Yes, Shelton-Lea is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Shelton-Lea offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Spa