The Lions Lair

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Standard Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds | Free WiFi, bed sheets
Standard Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds | Free WiFi, bed sheets
Standard Room, Non Smoking (Queen and Single Room) | Free WiFi, bed sheets
Standard Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds | Free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of The Lions Lair

The Lions Lair

3.5 star property
3.5-star B&B in Smiggin Holes

9,6/10 Exceptional

70 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Ski facilities
10- Pipers Lane, Smiggin Holes, NSW, 2624
Main amenities
  • Housekeeping once per stay
  • Ski storage
Feel at home
  • Private bathroom
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Free self parking
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Choose dates to view prices

About this area

Getting around

  • Ski Tube Bullocks Flat Terminal Station - 42 min drive
  • Perisher Ski Tube Station - 27 min walk

About this property

The Lions Lair

3.5-star bed & breakfast
The Lions Lair provides free full breakfast and more. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
Additional perks include:
  • Free self parking
  • Smoke-free premises
  • Guest reviews speak well of the convenient parking, helpful staff, and location
Room features
All guestrooms at The Lions Lair offer amenities such as free WiFi.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with showers and free toiletries
  • Heating and limited housekeeping



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC), Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global), and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 10 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • The host will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Free uncovered onsite self parking
  • Onsite parking limited (max 1 space per unit)
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast each morning 7:30 AM–8:30 AM

What to do

  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby


  • Ski storage


  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance


  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Window screens

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi


  • Housekeeping (once per stay)

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.6 percent

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between October 4 and June 9.

Children & extra beds

  • Cribs/infant beds are available for AUD 35.0 per night


  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-out is available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of:

  • COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Lions Lair B&B Perisher Valley
Lions Lair Perisher Valley
The Lions Lair Smiggin Holes
The Lions Lair Bed & breakfast
The Lions Lair Bed & breakfast Smiggin Holes

Frequently asked questions

Is The Lions Lair currently open?
The property is closed between October 4 and June 9.
How much does it cost to stay at The Lions Lair?
As of 26 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Lions Lair on 02 October 2022 start from R4 855, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does The Lions Lair offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Lions Lair does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Lions Lair?
This property confirms that guests must provide documentation related to COVID-19 at check-in. Furthermore, disinfectant is used to clean the property, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Lions Lair?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at The Lions Lair?
Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Lions Lair?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
What is there to do at The Lions Lair and nearby?
Have fun with nearby winter activities like cross-country skiing and snowboarding.
Are there restaurants at or near The Lions Lair?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Smiggins Hotel (5-min walk), Avalanche Cafe (2 mi), and Pretty Valley Kiosk (2 mi).
What's the area around The Lions Lair like?
The Lions Lair is located a short 1-minute walk from Perisher Ski Resort. Travelers say this bed & breakfast is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

Good value and comfortable
Very nice place make you feel at home.
3-night family trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Excellent value for the money hotel!
Excellent breakfast included in the price. Friendly atmosphere. Quiet. Hygienic rooms and common area. Michael is an experienced hotel manager who can provide accurate information about the area.
Douglas, 4-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Best possible location in Perisher.
4-night family trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Beautiful place to stay. Friendly staff. We enjoyed ir stay. Thank you!
2-night family trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Location, staff friendliness, the amenities and rooms
Geoff, 3-night family trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Our second stay at The Lions Lair and can’t wait to come back again next ski season. Monique and Rod are very accommodating and welcoming hosts. Plentiful and tasty breakfast each day. Comfortable facilities with everything you need on ski holidays. Very convenient location. Thank you kindly for your hospitality!
Elvira, 3-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Fantastic! Such a cosy place. Great location. Delicious breakfast. Extremely clean. Can’t wait to stay again!!
Monique, 2-night family trip
Verified Lastminute guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Awesome location and hosts!
Hosts are amazing, great place to stay, neat and cozy.
Mayank, 2-night family trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review