Luxurious High Teas in the Blue Mountains

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High teas are a great way of bringing friends and family together for a special—and utterly delicious—treat. The best high teas are ones that serve up drool-worthy food within a relaxed (and child-friendly!) setting, and each of these high teas in the Blue Mountains does just that! 

From the big names like the renowned Hydro Majestic to smaller, quaint offerings, this range of Blue Mountains' high teas will have you booking a day trip to the Blue Mountains in no time!

Luxurious High Teas in the Blue Mountains

1. Hydro Majestic High Tea

The best high teas in the Blue Mountains
An iconic location, a beautiful setting and no end of mouth-watering treats. Sign us up to the Hydro Majestic!


The beautiful Hydro Majestic Hotel in Medlow Bath is one of Australia's most iconic historical hotels, and they serve one of the most popular Blue Mountains high tea. Thanks to an air of understated elegance, jaw-dropping panoramic views that drink in the stunning Megalong Valley vista and plush, charming furnishings, there really is no better spot for a memorable Blue Mountains high tea. 

Served on a three-tiered silver stand in the stunning Wintergarden Restaurant, a Hydro Majestic high tea comes with a selection of finger sandwiches, petit pastries, freshly baked scones with all the trimmings and a whole lot more. Speciality teas and coffees are unlimited, and there's also the option to upgrade to a glass of something sparkling. 

Location: 52/88 Great Western Hwy, Medlow Bath

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2. Lillanfels High Tea

The best high teas in the Blue Mountains
Soak up the sumptuous surrounds whilst enjoying a delicious high tea at Lillanfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa!


Quintessentially British and 100 per cent delicious, high tea at the ever-popular Lillanfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa in Katoomba is the perfect treat for all ages.

The Victorian decor, gorgeous fireplaces and beautiful courtyard views create the perfect setting from which to enjoy a delicious range of high tea delicacies.

The children's option includes a selection of sandwiches, pikelets, fairy bread and treats, all washed down with hot chocolate, juice or tea. For the adults, there's the chance to upgrade from tea and coffee to accompany your feast, to a glass of sparkling wine or a flute of French champagne. Cheers!

Location: 5/19 Lilianfels Ave, Katoomba

3. Fairmont Resort & Spa High Tea

The best high teas in the Blue Mountains
With views like this and a diverse assortment of sweet and savoury treats, Fairmont Resort is a surefire winner for a Blue Mountains high tea! 


It's no secret that Fairmont Resort & Spa is something of an ellaslist favourite and their delectable high tea services put the cherry on top in our eyes.

Their indulgent offering is one of the best high teas in the Blue Mountains, served with decadent sandwiches, sweet treats and homemade scones.

The kids' high tea includes a selection of finger sandwiches, mini pancakes, pastries and sweets, with resort icon Dani the Duck.

Location: 1 Sublime Point Rd, Leura 

4. Bygone Beauty's High Tea

The best high teas in the Blue Mountains
Bygone Beauty's High Tea

High teas in the Blue Mountains don't come much more traditional than those served at Bygone Beauty's Treasure Teapot.

A stalwart of the high tea scene, the range of delicious treats is served by a top-hatted waiter in tails, with all the grace of silver service. Guests will enjoy finely rolled crustless sandwiches, an assortment of homemade tea cakes and biscuits, topped off with homemade baby scones with freshly whipped cream and strawberry jam and accompanied by your choice of house tea or coffee.

For a 'supreme' experience, the Traditional High Tea Supreme comes with bubbly in crystal flutes upon arrival with mini quiches, sausage rolls and vegetarian roulades, in addition to the above. Yum!

Oh, and FYI, Bygone Beauty's offer a BYO champagne option for just $3.30 corkage per person—which makes for an ultra-decadent experience! 

Location: Cnr Grose & Megalong Streets, Leura

5. The Gingerbread House High Tea

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A mouth-watering array of goodies abound at this great kid-approved venue!

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The Gingerbread House is an icon on the Blue Mountains high tea scene and, unsurprisingly, an absolute favourite among kids.

At their high tea, you can enjoy an assortment of petit and open-style sandwiches, freshly baked scones with house-made jam and cream, Belgian chocolate brownies, fresh strawberries and of course, plenty of house-baked gingerbread—all served with speciality coffee, fine tea or our decadent hot chocolate.

Location: 56 Waratah St, Katoomba

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