The multi-award-winning Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains, MGallery by Sofitel, is located on the cusp of the dramatic Jamison Valley in the World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains National Park, only 90 minutes’ west of Sydney. Fairmont Resort is the pinnacle of upscale accommodation in Leura, one of the most charming upper-mountains villages in Australia.
2017 Tourism Accommodation Australia NSW Awards for Excellence
Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains, MGallery by Sofitel is honoured to be among the winners of the prestigious 2017 Tourism Accommodation Australia NSW Awards for Excellence. Winning two of the most coveted awards – Conference & Events Venue of the Year and Regional Superior Hotel of the Year, competing against many high calibre tourism providers across the state to achieve these accolades.
Renovations and renewal
The Fairmont is currently undergoing a renovation that encompasses the entire MGallery resort: all guest rooms and suites have new Mybed by Sofitel mattresses, the conference spaces have new carpets and new neutral coloured acoustic walls, new digital projector in the 128-seat auditorium, plus new furniture in the popular Embers restaurant and new furniture in the adults only private Eucalypt dining room. The improvements also include a new roof on the indoor pool and Ubika Day Spa as well as a refurbishment of the main building roof. Guests can enjoy a new luxurious Swedish inspired sauna as part of the heated indoor pool facilities. The hotel remains fully operational during the renovation process with minimal impact on guests.
The Fairmont has 222 beautifully appointed guest rooms, that meet the needs and requirements for all guests – whether for the business or leisure traveler. Guest rooms offer wireless internet, dry cleaning / laundry services, Foxtel, minibar, in room dining, signature Mybed by Sofitel Mattresses, and bath amenities by Appelles, luxury Australian skin care products chosen for their fusion of apothecary and science using unique actives and essential oils selected for beneficial qualities. The Fairmont Resort’s design creates a space for business guests to feel as though they are staying in a mountain chalet with serene bushland views.
The conference spaces, exclusive to business guests for socializing, conferencing, or hosting events, are adorned in gleaming hard woods, new natural coloured acoustic walls and lush carpets. 18 flexible, pillar-less conference spaces cater for up to 850 delegates with several naturally lit spaces and outdoor options to suit any occasion. The rooms can be configured to meet business event needs, from a multitude of layouts to having bespoke AV services on hand.
Further, as part of the new direction for the Fairmont Resort, over the coming months the conference spaces will have new Vittoria coffee machines, new TVs for the guest rooms, updated furniture in Sublime Lounge, a full refurbishment of the resort style outdoor pool, plus the opening of the 16 treatment Ubika Day Spa by year end.
Leisure and Wellness
To further enhance delegates ability to connect with this unique destination, The Fairmont works with local producers and discovery tours to shape memorable conference events. The purpose of such is to inspire and enrich conference and events guest stays to deliver a truly memorable experience at the Fairmont Resort.
The unique location of Fairmont Resort allows you to create a memorable leisure and wellness experience for your delegates… imagine starting the day with a private yoga lesson in a naturally lit room with views of the valley below. Then moving into a newly refurbished conference space, recharging with healthy refreshments – fruit skewers, banana & wheat germ smoothies or vegetable juices made from carrot, apple, celery, and kale then onto the lawn for casual pre-dinner drinks as the setting sun hits the dramatic escarpment. Close the day with a spectacular themed gala dinner to surprise and delight your business event guests.
Enjoy an All-Inclusive Package
From only $239* per person (normally $325)
• Full day conference package
• Accommodation in a Fairmont Room
• FREE Hot buffet breakfast
• One of the following FREE activities: 30-minute cocktail reception OR 1-hour yoga
Terms and conditions apply. Subject to availability – Valid for new bookings only. From price includes products listed, additional services will incur further charges – please request quote. Only valid for bookings Sunday – Thursday – Minimum 30 people, for accommodation and meeting. Offer valid 7 June – 31 October 2017. Available to book and hold 7 June – 31 October 2017. www.fairmontresort.com.au/conferences/conference-packages-menus