Top Places to Stay in the Hunter Valley

8 January 2023

Where to stay in the Hunter Valley

Thinking about a weekend away in the Hunter Valley but not sure where to stay?

With accommodation styles ranging from Caravan Parks to 5 Star Resorts, and everything in between, we know that the options can be overwhelming. Whether your style runs to luxury resorts, boutique guesthouses or cozy cottages and villas, there is something to suit all tastes and budgets in the Hunter Valley. Here are a few suggestions for your upcoming stay-

Chateau Elan at the Vintage Hunter Valley

If you are looking for luxury, it’s hard to go past the Chateau Elan at The Vintage Hunter Valley, one of Australia’s finest golf and spa resorts. There are a range of luxury residences from their Spa Suites, self-contained One Bedroom Spa Villas and King Spa rooms. It’s an ideal luxury resort stay.

Oaks Cypress Lakes Resort

Nestled among the vineyards and set against the Broken Back Ranges, Oaks Cypress Lakes Resort is the perfect place to escape and relax. With luxury villa accommodation and resort facilities including a pro golf course, pools, bars and restaurants there is something for everyone.

voco Kirkton Park

Set amongst some beautifully manicured gardens, voco Kirkton Park offers luxury accommodation with spectacular views of the surrounding countryside. Great spot to enjoy casual drinks in front of an open fire at the resort bar and lounge.

Spicers Vineyard Retreat

For those wanting an intimate, romantic escape, Spicers Vineyard Retreat offers the ideal getaway. Located on its own vineyard, the guesthouse offers spacious suites and of course, the popular Restaurant Botanica.

Spicers Vineyard Retreat

Cottages and Villas


Located in Lovedale, these beautiful and modern self-contained villas have glorious vineyard views, and with a cellar door, day spa and Emerson’s Restaurant on site, you will have plenty to enjoy during your stay.

Manzanilla Ridge

Also located in the Lovedale winery region, these well-appointed loft style cottages are each set in their own private bush setting on a 52 acre property. Sit back and enjoy a glass of wine in the bubbling hot spa, snuggle up in front of the fire in winter or relax on your own private deck.

Blackwattle Luxury Retreats

These popular self-contained cottages offer stylish and contemporary accommodation for couples and groups. Offering spectacular views over the vineyards, they are the perfect spot to enjoy the beautiful sunsets each day.

Cedars Mount View

This luxurious retreat, designed specifically for couples,  is located in the beautiful Mount View region. Get away from it all on this 94 acre property with four luxury villas scattered throughout the mountainous property. Each villa is more beautiful that the last and offers complete privacy, as well as expansive views to the mountains.


Wine Country Motor Inn

Located conveniently in Cessnock, close to shops, cafes, restaurants and clubs, this modern motel offers a range of rooms for couples and families. Priced affordably and only a short 10 minutes drive to the Hunter Valley vineyards, this is a great option for those looking for a place to stay on the night before their Balloon Aloft flight.

Cessnock Motel

The Cessnock Motel offers comfortable and clean and modern accommodation. Conveniently located close to the Cessnock CBD and at the southern gateway to the vineyards, it is a great place for an overnight stay or base from which to explore the Hunter Valley region.

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