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Jenolan Caves cottages

Jenolan Karst Conservation Reserve

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Jenolan Caves cottages.

Getting there and parking

Jenolan Caves cottages are in Jenolan Karst Conservation Reserve. To get there from Sydney:

  • Take M4 Motorway, then Great Western Highway over Blue Mountains to Hartley.
  • Turn off at Hartley onto Jenolan Caves Road
  • It’s approximately 35 minutes from here to Jenolan Caves cottages.

From Canberra, take Tablelands Way via Goulburn and Taralga.

Road quality

  • Sealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather

Find free parking behind each cottage.

When you book, Jenolan Caves will send you a keypad code to enter your cottage.


  • Each cottage has a fully equipped kitchen
  • There’s a children’s playground


  • Flush toilets

Picnic tables

Barbecue facilities

  • Gas/electric barbecues (free)


Drinking water


  • Hot showers

Electric power

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Mobile safety


Not wheelchair accessible


Swimming is prohibited in Blue Lake because it’s a platypus habitat.

Camp fires and solid fuel burners


Gathering firewood




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Park info

A road goes through a rock tunnel at the entrance to Jenolan Caves, in Jenolan Karst Conservation Reserve. Photo: Kevin McGrath/DPIE