Ideal summer and winter resort in the shadows of the Snowy Mountains
Located on the shores of Lake Jindabyne and in the shadow of the snowy mountains, Lake Jindabyne Hotel is a popular destination for those looking to visit the ski resorts that lie within nearby Kosciuszko National Park. Its also a fine stopping point for those visiting the region during the warmer summer months.
Guests at the resort in New South Wales will find 40 guestrooms, some of which are equipped with bunk-beds which are ideal for families looking for affordable accommodation. All rooms feature air-conditioning, TV with DVD player, and tea and coffee making facilities. All windows open in order that you can feel that brisk fresh air, whilst balconies are included as standard. These are ideal for looking out on the marvellous landscapes that surround the hotel.
The hotel restaurant serves a variety of dishes, including steak and pizza. The chefs steaks are particularly popular with guests at the 3-star property. There is also a bistro serving fine home-cooked meals. Daily specials are offered. Guests can also enjoy the hotel bar, which features a wide range of entertainment. Those looking to take a six-pack out with them, or simply wishing for a quiet drink in their room, can visit the liquor store.
The heated indoor swimming pool is a fine place to relax or stretch out for a few lengths. The hotel also features a number of other activities including table pool. But its the great outdoors that really grabs the attention.
Guests at the Lake Jindabyne Hotel will find plenty to keep them occupied. During the summer months the lakeside location is ideal for fishing and water-sports. Its not uncommon to see sailboats, kayaks, and canoes on the waters, whilst wakeboards and water-skiers speed past. All of these activities are available to guests by nearby suppliers. White water rafting is another activity that proves popular with visitors to the area.
The lake also makes for an enjoyable backdrop to a stroll around its shore. Alternatively there are plenty of bushwalking options, and parts of the Kosciuszko National Park are particularly enjoyable to pass through. Of course there is plenty of flora and fauna on offer for visitors to catch sight of, including some of Australias most impressive wildlife.
Those with a little more adrenaline pumping through their veins may enjoy a spot of abseiling, mountain climbing, or even mountain biking. The terrain and landscapes will truly take the body to its limits.
During the winter months all attention passes to the snowy mountains. The skiing resorts on this range see an influx of tourists arrive to demonstrate their prowess on the slopes. Two of the most popular resorts, Thredbo and Perisher, are within a 30 minute drive, or just 15 minutes using the Skitube.
As well as downhill skiers, snowboarders and cross-country style skiers make their way to the area to enjoy the powdery white snows. The influx of activity is accompanied by a friendly atmosphere that sees amateurs and experts alike enjoying their time on the slope.
After an exhilarating yet cold down in the snow, finding yourself at the Lake Jindabyne Hotel with a hot drink will make for a fine way to close the day.