Katoomba is served by hotels and guest-houses, the oldest of which is the Carrington Hotel, established in 1882 and occupying the highest point in town. The town centre, centered on Katoomba Street, features dozens of cafes and restaurants, including the Paragon which dates to the early 20th century, as well as a number of second-hand book and antique stores.

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Echo Point Plaza

The Three Sisters

Scenic World

Kingsford Smith Park

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The Carrington Hotel

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Location Information 

  • Elevation: 1017
  • Population: 7964
  • State electorate(s): Blue Mountains
  • Federal Division(s): Macquarie
  • Established (yr): 1879
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

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