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Varenna, Blue Mountains Luxury Accommodation - a Mountain Whispers Property

Varenna, your Blue Mountains Luxury Accommodation
123 reviews
Varenna, your Blue Mountains Luxury Accommodation
Scarlett - bathed in fine linen
Bluebell - four-poster queen bedroom
Mon Rouge - all that is French luxury
Fully equipped kitchen
Clawfoot antique bathtub with sub-floor heating
Spa bath with sub-floor heating
Breakfast Room with Continental breakfast provisions included
Gas Log Fire bathed in luxury
Alfresco dining with gas BBQ
Brunch alfresco style
Romantic setting for two
Varenna bathed in sunlight
Romantic dining for 2 to 6
Bluebell with fine linen and cushions
Mon Rouge - romantic cushions
Complimentary port, wine and chocolates
Complimentary toiletries, bathrobes & slipper
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Private Room , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales
Varenna provides luxury, self-contained accommodation in Leura, the Blue Mountains, NSW.

Your Blue Mountains stay will be relaxed and comfortable as you'll have this grand house all to yourself. Sleeping up to three couples in total comfort, the house has unsurpassed luxury and old world charm with the modern conveniences of today, all within a 200m stroll to the heart of Leura village.

The lavishly appointed and meticulously restored Edwardian residence is set on 1800 square metres of surrounding gardens. Built in the Federation Queen Anne style circa 1906, Varenna retains its original period features, such as leadlight windows, decorative high ceilings and an antique claw-foot bath (although you may prefer the double spa bath after a day of mountain activities!).


Varenna consists of three stunning bedroom...
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About the Owner, Lorraine A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 75 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 22 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 497 reviews and 5 properties
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Listing #FKN4310619
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Excellent - based on 123 reviews
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Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 9 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018

The property is absolutely magnificent. It was beyond our expectations. It felt like home and we really didn’t want to leave. The home is warm, inviting and elegant, just magestic!!! Starting from the moment we arrived and having Michael buble playing...he is our favourite... to the delicious antipasto platter and goodies in the fridge. In the evenings we would lie...

Management response:

Thank you for your review of Varenna, Maria & Andrea. It was a pleasure and thank you for your opportunity to do so. I sincerely look forward to welcoming you back to another Mountain Whispers property in the near future. Take care and have a lovely New Year, Lorraine :-)


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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

As soon as you step in side this beautiful house, you feel instantly relaxed as you are greeted by music playing and port, wine and chocolates on the living room table. The location is a few minutes walk from the station so easy to get to if you travel by train like we did. There are plenty of provisions in...

Management response:

Thank you for your lovely review of Varenna and my services Jeanette. It's always a pleasure welcoming my guests who become repeats who keep coming back - we love that! Sincerely look forward to welcoming you back to Varenna or another Mountain Whispers property in the near future. Take care and with thanks, Lorraine :-)


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Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 14 September 2017 for a stay in August 2017

All six of our family (three generations) arrived at Varenna on a cool winter's afternoon for a return visit. We opened the front door to a wonderfully warm and welcoming home once again. The lights were switched on, as well as the heating and relaxing music was playing quietly in the background. After our trip from the city it was...

Management response:

Thank you for your returned family visit Helen to celebrate Vincent's birthday. It's always such a pleasure to welcome guests and when they become repeats, it oh so humbling. Thank you for your lovely review and I sincerely look forward to welcoming you all back once again. Until then, take care and with warmest regards, Lorraine :-)


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    2 Twins
    3 Kings
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Default 2 nights
R 4 790
R 5 561
R 28 894
A$2 998
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 9 638 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning : R 867 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Summer special rate is based on up to 6 guests maximum. All sheets and towels provided.
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About the neighbourhood
Luxurious Leura Accommodation. A two minute stroll to Leura village
A grand historic home that sleeps one to three couples in style. Self-contained for total privacy.

Travellers flock far and wide to visit Leura, in all its majesty and glory. Spring truly sees the Village come to life in all its spectacular show of cherry blossoms lining the street and annuals bursting with colour. Varenna is the perfect location. No need to drive, just stroll to the Village or if the train is your preferred mode of arrival, the station is only a few minutes away.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Sydney: 109.0 km
Railway: Leura: 0.3 km
Leura is very close by bus, train or car. There is no need to have a car as there are many tourist buses which offer you hop on/off services which take you to all the tourist spots around the area. These bus tickets are valid for the duration of your trip, so take the stress out of driving and leave the car behind or in the driveway.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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