Around Hermitage Wine & Food Trail, Pokolbin
Just one hour from the freeway is the Hunter Valley’s Around Hermitage Wine and Food Trail. Twenty owner operators of boutique wineries at the northern end of Pokolbin have banded together to create the Around Hermitage Wine and Food Trail giving travellers easy access and information to the many great sights and tastes of their region. The quiet country roads of this great Australian countryside deliver some excellent wines, great food and wonderful characters. Galleries, gardens, a bakery, horse riding and bicycle hire are available. Come meet the vineyard owners and the winemakers who love to sit back and chat about their wines and stock up. Start your tour at the northern end of Hermitage Road with the backdrop of the Brokenback Ranges. You’ll find, award winning wines, dining options from cafes to fine dining with art gallery, sculpture garden, antiques and great accommodation along the way. We have pet friendly and accessible accommodation available.
|Address:||Around Hermitage, Hermitage Road, Pokolbin, NSW,|
Cypress Lakes by Oaks Hotels & Resorts
Nestled in the Hunter Valley’s hinterland, Cypress Lakes Resort by Oaks Hotels & Resorts promises a tranquil escape, ideal for a leisurely holiday with family and friends. Coupling luxury villa accommodation with thoughtful in-room appointments, each room features a modern kitchen and laundry facilities and spacious living areas. Private balconies offer stunning views of the resort’s bushland and golf course.
|Phone:||1300 886 091|
|Address:||Cypress Lakes by Oaks Hotels & Resorts, Corner McDonalds and Thompsons Road, Pokolbin, NSW, 2320, Australia|
H Boutique Hotel, Hunter Valley
H Boutique Hotel, is a new standard of modern accommodation in the Hunter Valley. Set on a ridge overlooking the picturesque Brokenback Ranges the H Boutique Hotel offers a home away from home close to Bimbadgen winery. The 35 room property offers a selection of homesteads and 1 and 2 bed apartments with kitchenettes and an onsite restaurant. In winter snuggle in front of your fireplace and in summer enjoy the views of the vines and Brokenback Ridge from your front patio.
|Phone:||(02) 4998 6969|
|Address:||H Boutique Hotel, 770 McDonalds Rd, Pokolbin, NSW, 2320, Australia|
Hunter Valley Resort & Matilda Bay Brewhouse
Hunter Valley Resort is not one of those big resorts… more a family owned 35 room, 4 star hotel with great food, with parking and facilities for 4 motorhomes. All just 90 minutes from Sydney with our wine theatre, massage centre, segway and horseriding tours, winery and wine school and the Matilda Bay Brewhouse. Everything is nestled in our own 40-year-old vineyard with a tour of the facilities a must. Adjacent is the Binnorie Cheese Dairy, and close by are the Hunter Gardens, hot air ballooning, also over 120 wineries.
|Phone:||(02) 4998 7777|
|Address:||Hunter Valley Resort, Corner Hermitage Road & Mistletoe Lane, Pokolbin, Hunter Valley, NSW, 2422, Australia|
Hunter Valley YHA
This YHA in the heart of wine country operates its own fun and friendly wine tours around the beautiful Hunter Valley. Hire a bike from the hostel for a do it yourself tour, relax in the pool and sauna, fire up the barbecue or take advantage of the hostel’s wood-fired pizza oven. They’re also an easy walk from the local pub with meals and nightlife. There’s so much to do here you’ll need several days.
|Phone:||(02) 4991 3278|
|Address:||Hunter Valley YHA, 100 Wine Country Drive, Nulkaba, NSW, 2325, Australia|
Stay in the Hunter – Bimbadgen – A Day on the Green
Stay in the Hunter for a night or two and attend these fantastic events.
A lush amphitheatre surrounded by vines allows Bimbadgen to entertain up to 8,000 people for several music concerts each year. The hugely successful ‘A Day on the Green’ concert series is a feature of the Estate. Since ‘A Day on the Green’ commenced in November 2002, Bimbadgen has been host to a range of national and internationally acclaimed artists, including John Mellancamp, Alicia Keys, Leonard Cohen, The John Butler Trio, John Fogarty, INXS, Joe Cocker, Simply Red and Jimmy Barnes just to name a few. Not to be missed so check the website for dates of all artists with Jimmy Barns, The Angles and Roxette coming soon. There is a variety of accommodation in the Hunter Valley so check this trail and website for more information.
|Phone:||(02) 4998 4600|
|Address:||Bimbadgen, 790 McDonalds Road, Pokolbin, NSW, 2320, Australia|