Explore the Area
We found it to be in the perfect location with the quaint but bustling downtown only 5 minutes away and heaps of sights and walks within 15 minutes
Leura Golf Club
Leura golf course (est. 1902) is the oldest course in the Blue Mountains and players are presented with the most spectacular views of the Jamison Valley while enjoying 18 holes of fine golf. Enjoy the ambience of our club house which overlooks the course and has everything you need.
Located adjacent to Fairmont Resort, Stay & Play with a round of golf and overnight accommodation in one of our beautiful rooms.
The picturesque garden village of Leura is set in the beautiful Blue Mountains. Leura perfectly captures the spirit of the Blue Mountains, with stunning streetscapes, heritage buildings, glorious gardens, luxury accommodation, spectacular scenery and a beautiful main street lined with upmarket retail stores, restaurants and cafés. Join in the fun at one of our popular annual events, enjoy a romantic weekend escape or stay for longer and experience some of the region's most outstanding attractions.
Located only five minutes from the resort by car, explore the main street and taste the wonders of the Blue Mountains.
Josophan's Fine Chocolates Boutique
Nestled in the heart of Leura’s premier shopping and dining precinct, Josophan’s chocolate boutique fronts onto ‘The Mall’, a charming main street divided with lawn and dotted with cherry blossom trees. The cherry blossoms are in full bloom during late September/early October, just in time for the opening of leura’s stunning gardens during the annual Leura Garden Festival.
Whilst the boutique overflows with our fine chocolates, bars, slabs, hot chocolate, and confectionery all made on site, there is also a substantial collection of baking and chocolate making supplies, including chocolates, cocoa powder, cakeboards, piping bags, books, and decorations.
Open Everyday 9.30am to 5pm
Located 132 Leura Mall, Leura
Discover the thrill of a 52 degree incline riding the steepest passenger railway in the world, the Scenic Railway. Glide between cliff tops and gaze at the rainforest canopy through the glass floor of the Scenic Skyway! Discover panoramic views of the World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains from the Scenic Cableway. Discover the tranquility of ancient rainforest – or simply tire the kids out – strolling along our 2.4 kilometre Scenic Walkway.
Explore the Blue Mountains with your Scenic World Family pass for 2 adults and 2 children under 12 including VIP entry! Continue your Blue Mountains discovery with an overnight stay and breakfast for the whole family.
The Three Sisters is the Blue Mountains’ most spectacular landmark. Located at Echo Point Katoomba, around 2.5 kilometres from the Great Western Highway, this iconic visitor attraction is experienced by millions of people each year.
The Three Sisters is essentially an unusual rock formation representing three sisters who according to Aboriginal legend were turned to stone. The character of the Three Sisters changes throughout the day and throughout the seasons as the sunlight brings out the magnificent colours.
Located a short drive from the Resort in Katoomba. Don't forget to tag your photos with #fairmontresortleura
Waradah Aboriginal Centre
Imagine witnessing Australian Aboriginal culture in a contemporary gallery; with dance and didgeridoo performances, authentic artworks, and authentic souvenirs.
Learn about Australia’s living Aboriginal culture from the local Dharug and Gundungurra tribes through informal cultural discussions and lectures. Waradah Aboriginal Centre offers a once in a lifetime Aboriginal experience in one location.
The Waradah Aboriginal Centre is the ultimate experience in Aboriginal culture. Farid is very proud to present this unique experience to all international and local visitors, schools, and businesses; where people are invited to come and share Australian Aboriginal culture in a wonderful setting.
See our Concierge team when you arrive for your tickets.
Life's An Adventure Blue Mountains Tour
Explore the heart of the Blue Mountains, go where the tourist buses can't go and discover the real Blue Mountains away from the crowds and into remote wilderness regions. Choose from a variety of short walks, 4WD tours, bushland hiking and private outdoor lunches.One of the most popular hiking tours of the Blue Mountains it the amazing waterfalls walk descending below the rainforest canopy to discover a series of magnificent waterfalls located in the one valley.
Make it a weekend of exploration and stay overnight for a bright and early start in the morning or a lazy sleep in and breakfast.
Experience the Blue Mountains like you never have before. Segway Tours have local guides that will take you around the beautiful grounds of Fairmont Resort where you’ll ride your Segway through the forest, test your new skills on varied terrain and learn about the area, with glimpses of the Jamison Valley.
Why not stay overnight in one of our fantastic accommodation rooms and take the tour in the morning.
Blue Mountains Trolley Tours
Blue Mountains Trolley Tours operates an hourly hop on and hop off service 7 days a week that takes you to 29 great attractions located in Katoomba and Leura, allowing you to experience the best of what this fabulous world heritage area has to offer in a fun and informative way.
Tickets can be purchased from Reception.
Blue Mountains Explorer Bus
The Blue Mountains Explorer Bus is the ultimate hop-on hop-off bus tour of the Blue Mountains. With 29 brilliantly located stops across Katoomba and Leura, you have the freedom to explore this spectacular World Heritage wilderness on Sydney's doorstep - all at your own pace.
The Explorer Bus is more flexible than a day tour, cheaper and less stressful than renting a car, and much more fun than trying to cover all the sights on foot.
Tickets can be purchased from Reception or online