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Jerrabomberra, Australia
Reviewed 16 November 2015

This is a fantastic historic destination. The inn has been restored and maintained to a wonderful standard that is respectful it history. The owners are extremely helpful and are very willing to tell you about the history of the inn and the Hartley Vale mining sites.

1Thank Wal J
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 October 2014

great place for those who like it 'old school'. We had an amazing two nights with Kathy and Greg. A lot of time in the bar! Great food and well looked after. Had the place to ourselves midweek. Wouldn't like to be there when they were full. Able to book whole place for catered weekends. Our room had an annex...

Thank Carol C
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 26 February 2014

I recently had a small wedding at the Comet Inn and what a great experience. I work overseas so everything was arranged by email. Kathy was great and went out of her way to make things easy. My husband is from New York and another friend came from New Jersey, neither had been to Aussie before, so getting married with...

1Thank juew8
Camden, Australia
Reviewed 4 December 2013

We had previously called in to Comet Inn for dinner and decided one day we would return and stay. We did so bringing another couple with us. All of us loved the whole weekend. We had both evening meals at the Inn and that was superb, better than anything you'd find in a restaurant. The breakfasts included in the weekend...

1Thank Val S
Reviewed 24 September 2013

My wife and I have known Greg & Cathy for many many years. We first met them when they ran a small café in Blackheath. On many a cold night we ate Cathy’s delicious roast meals. We became friends. I can remember when they bought Comet Inn. It was in a semi dilapidated state. Over the years they have put...

Thank abreen
Orange, Australia
Reviewed 25 August 2013

Our welcome by Hosts Kathy and Greg was as warm as the coal-fired fires in the many small public rooms they have spent 17 years in restoring into their former glory in an old Inn dating back to ca 1879, situated at the confluence of the old roads descending from Mt Victoria into the western plains before Mitchell's Pass was...

Thank Tonbou
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 April 2013

If you're from overseas and you want a real australian experiance you have to stay here. It's a lovely quiet valley surround by national park. You'll see kangaroos grazing at dusk among other animals not to mention the resident kangaroo, Boomer who likes to play, (maybe not for the littlies), he's a real character just like the owners of the...

1Thank anniemisssunshine
Reviewed 24 November 2012

Three fabulour nights submersing ourselves in a totally unique experience of Aussie heritage, charm, quirkiness, discovery, fun and amazing hospitality from Kathy and Greg. A true country guest house experience with genuine caring hosts. Add in feeding Peter the Kangaroo, Boomer the inquisative kangaroo, the friendly dogs, friendly locals, stunning escarpment - made this the perfect base for a relaxed...

Thank citfancier
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 October 2012

Stopped for lunch at The Comet inn at Hartley Vale. It is a lovely building and obviously very historic. The bits of memorabilia are lovely to look at. Although the hosts were very friendly, being served only when she could be bothered to stop talking to her other guests made us feel as though we were intruding. The biggest let...

4Thank MrsDaisyP
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 September 2012 via mobile

This was our second stay at the comet Greg and Cathy always provide a home away from home country experience. We enjoyed walking around the grounds looking at railway memorabilia and the spa before drinks in the bar later.some people may find the hotel old fashioned but that is the character of comet inn . Thanks again for a great...

Thank Greg W

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Address: Hartley Vale Road, Hartley, New South Wales 2790, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Hartley
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“With annex and go midweek”
 of 5 bubbles carolcN1991MI, 2 Oct 2014 | Read review
“The room with the sitting room was beaut and led onto the verandah.”
 of 5 bubbles juew8, 25 Feb 2014 | Read review
“We inspected the rooms and it was hard to choose which one to stay in. We chose ones opening on to the lovely upstairs verandah - a huge area in which you can sit and enjoy a cuppa with a gorgeous view.”
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 of 5 bubbles vals571, 3 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Go mid week and have the place as your own private retreat. Weekends often booked out Fri to Sunday. 4 rooms with 2 bathrooms - no ensuites. Bathrooms modern version with period claw bath/showers. Very comfortable. Room 1 has access off library & large wrap around veranda. Cosy with open fires”
 of 5 bubbles citfancier, 23 Nov 2012 | Read review
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