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Hunter Valley Resort

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We bought a Groupon deal which was good value when you consider the inclusions we took advantage of over the three nights: beer tasting, two bottles of wine and the wine school which was very well done and most informative. I can't fault the staff, the location, the cleanliness or the restaurant but the accommodation was tired. We stayed in...

2Thank Davo60
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Good but not great. Rooms are cabin-style with thin walls and two single beds pushed together - 1 squished than the other. Room was clean and well kept Hosts are friendly by mainstream breweries, not for beer connoisseurs. Food at dinner was plentiful and good ploughmans fare. Breakfast - not so much....although gluten free bread was amazing! Nice running track...

1Thank Amanda Y
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

This was my first and last time staying at this resort.We bough a special deal at group on & payed the upgrade to the 'vineyard' room $200 for a Friday night the room was ridiculous there was hardly a difference from the original room. The Rooms are old and outdated it resembled a motel that needs upgrades. We were sold...

7Thank Frequentflyer122
philiphele, Owner at Hunter Valley Resort, responded to this review

It seems your travel agent sold your group a 3 night “5 star Luxury Hunter Escape”. They did negotiate a value deal with us, also directly with the cheese people & segway operators. Nowhere in OUR marketing, do we say we are a ‘5 star luxury resort’. We say are a 35 room family owned and operated country inn or...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 September 2015

I visited a few places over the weekend and by far this had a really good feel to it, especially if you are in a group. Nothing was a problem, I sampled beer & wine and learnt a lot about wine itself and I even got a lesson in making candy. I viewed the rooms and they were clean and...

Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

I was visiting today looking at potential venues for my group next year. Not only do I choose to eat a Paleo diet, I order this to see what venues can produce with very strict dietary requirements. It's imperative the place I choose can think outside the box. As food is a massive part of our existence. It's the hub...

Thank Gaille S
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Stayed here for a weekend away with a family of four. The room need some repairs but was very comfortable. the location is central to most vineyards and restaurants. The price is reasonable for what you get.

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Gosford, Australia
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Food wasn't very nice, pizzas were poor, breakfast was discusting ,I'm sure it was powdered eggs instead of fresh ones, the fruit was just chopped anyway,and looked awful.service was good,hot water,was hot one minute and cold the next,not good when having a shower.and no service to your rooms,,having to go to the office when you wanted clean towels etc. the...

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Thursford Green, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2015

stayed here for two nights whilst on holiday from the UK. The rooms were clean but very tired and the vineyard view?? Not quite Alsace. WiFi is only available for one device. But we were given an extra code on request. Signal dodgy but that is not the fault of the hotel. Had a free vineyard tour, talk and tasting...

Thank bonrepas
Lake Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

We had a vineyard view room and it was very basic yet disappointing. The furniture was old and outdated. The tv in the room was way too small for the size of the room and the volume was set to a certain level so you could barely hear a thing. The bathroom floor was filthy when we arrived and the...

2Thank Katefirmin
philiphele, Owner at Hunter Valley Resort, responded to this review

It seems your travel agent sold your group a 3 night “5 star Luxury Hunter Escape” package. They did negotiate a value deal with us, also directly with the cheese people & segway operators including no service to the room. Nowhere in OUR marketing, do we say we are a ‘5 star luxury resort’. We say are a 35 room...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 September 2015

The room was average and the shower over the bath was restrictive and open to much wetting of the floor. The staff were all friendly and helpful. We found the restaurant excellent, except for the inadequate paper serviettes. Larger, more absorbent ones would be welcome.

Thank Eva P

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Everything you are looking for in the Hunter - all at the one resort...* Onsite daily vineyard tours at 9am* Hunter Wine Theatre daily at 11am and 2pm* Horse & carriage tour* Horse riding* Bluetongue Brewery Cafe * Hunter Valley Wine School * Fantastic food from our San Martino Restaurant * Board games, pool table, 3km walking/jogging track * Heavenly Hunter Massage Centre * Pool, tennis, heated spa, mountain bikes * Wonderful rooms featuring timber cathedral ceilings * Situated within our own 40 year old vineyards * Owned and operated by the Hele family * And within minutes of the resort... 3 championship golf courses including Cypress Lakes and The Vintage, The Hunter Valley Gardens, cafes, restaurants, hot air ballooning, cheese factories, a chocolate factory, antique stores, a whole shopping village, 3 pampering / massage businesses and over 140 wineries to visit! Or if you prefer, just sit back, relax and finish that book you have been promising to do... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hunter Valley Resort

Address: corner Hermitage Road & Mistletoe Lane, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Pokolbin
Price Range: $120 - $356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hunter Valley Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Hunter Valley Hotel Pokolbin
Hunter Resort Pokolbin
Hunter Hotel Pokolbin
Hunter Valley Resort Greater Newcastle/Pokolbin, Australia
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in Pokolbin
#4 Spa Hotel in Pokolbin
#6 Family Hotel in Pokolbin
#7 Luxury Hotel in Pokolbin
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“The spa cabin”
773nix, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Check the shower before settling into the room.”
florencew209, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“classic cottage timber room for a country staying and vineyard view, while nasty unpleasant service from the receptionist (with red hair)”
Koalajenny, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“Lovely staff. The rooms have great views and outdoor areas as well as family room with games and well stocked library.”
alu167, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Cabins are definitely the best, private and beautiful views...”
caitlinb526, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
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