Carrington Hotel KatoombaLuxury in a Bygone Era
Staying at the Carrington Hotel Katoomba is like living in a different era altogether. It offers you elegance and leisure in a setting you wont soon forget. There is an open fireplace and a lounge for you to read or talk with friends. You can stroll the grounds or play billiards with others in the billiard room.
The location is the place for the Grand Dining Rooma Victorian era room that serves era-appropriate food in grand style. It is one of the last Victorian dining rooms in all of Australia and is award-winning. It is also open on Saturday Afternoons for whats known as Grand High Tea. Thursday through Saturday evenings, it is open for dinner and reservations are required.
See the Carrington Ballroom. It is the perfect place for weddings, banquets and other dinners. It is large, with ornate columns and classic Victorian styling. It serves specialty champagne as well as other beverages. There is also a Carrington Day Menu that tells you whats for lunch, breakfast and afternoon tea. You can also take in the Old City Bank Bar, which is located at the base of the hotels driveway. It will take you back to the days of the Old English Pub. It offers you live entertainment on Saturday and Sunday evenings.
At the Carrington Hotel Katoomba, the Old City Bank Brasserie is atop the Old City Bank Bar. It is open for lunch and dinner seven days a week. It contains the Billiards Room, available only to hotel guests to play billiards as much as they want. The Library is secluded and offers you direct access to the piazza and the verandah. It is warmly wood-paneled.
The Carrington is one of the best places in Australia to have a wedding. Designers can help you plan a luxurious wedding from beginning to end. The place will be completely decorated to your taste and will be a wedding you wont soon forget. Conferences, seminars and business retreats can be planned and executed using the banquet space for various uses. Groups of up to 200 people can be accommodated in a conference setting or wedding setting.
The Carrington offers you twenty four hour reception, the services of a twenty four hour manager, disability access, fax and photocopying, dry cleaning services, wireless internet access throughout the facility, and free guest parking.
You can sit on the Piazza amidst large Doric columns and read or people-watch. You can enjoy meals, wine or champagne on the Piazza as well. Above the Carrington Sports Bar is the Baroque Bar and Nightclub. This is open on Friday and Saturday nights with DJ entertainment and sometimes live entertainment.
There is the Renaissance Spa catering to couples, singles, and groups of people. It offers workshops and sometimes special events along with its daily spa activities. Come to the Spa to relax and get away from it all, getting personalized treatment in a luxurious setting.