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Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley

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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spent a night with friends in a 2 bedroom villa. Clean, comfortable and a decent amount of space to relax and have a giggle with some of the local wine purchased. No free wifi. Instant coffee available, disappointed as most accommodation offers pod coffee or plunger. Nothing exceptional about this Crowne except its location.

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Robert C, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, responded to this review

Dear Anna R Thank you for your review. It is great to read that you were happy with the villa and our location. I appreciate both positive and negative feedback as this helps us improve for your next visit. I have passed your comments to our team and hope that you can stay with us again to see how great... More 

Perth, Western Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A perfect location for groups - there were 20+ of us - the chalets were very spacious and clean, comfortably sleeping 6 people. The main bar area was great as either a pre-dinner meeting point or dinner... The pool table definitely got a workout from us! The hotel is conveniently located to all of the wineries, can't comment on the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for a conference held at the hotel. Rooms are adequate. If you are without a car then your dining options are very limited and not great quality. Tonight I had to call room service 3 times (over 30 minutes) before I eventually got an answer. Then to be told there is a 70 minute wait for food. I was... More 

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Lane Cove, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The resort itself is located close to the majority of vineyards, restaurants and attractions. It caters well for larger groups and family vacations. It is clean, large and has everything you need for a comfortable stay. The villa was perfect for the girls to spread out and when it came time for getting ready in the mornings there was ample... More 

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Robert C, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, responded to this review

Hi Mikayla R Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your girls weekend away and that the accommodation we provided was perfect. I sincerely look forward to welcoming you back for another great stay. Kindest regards Robert Coates More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley is great for that quick weekend away. Upon arrival Kris at the Front Desk very nice and upgraded us to a 2 Bedroom Villa which was much appreciated and a bit unexpected. The Villa itself is fairly large with two separate bathrooms which is great when travelling with friends and families. The Lovedale downstairs was... More 

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Robert C, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, responded to this review

Thank you sydneytraveller610 for your recent review of your stay with us. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your weekend away and also that Kris was able to provide you with an upgrade to a villa. I hope to welcome you back again soon. Regards Robert Coates More 

Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated early on into cessnock, i believe, you won't miss the Crowne Plaza. Accommodation is good, quiet rooms and perfect for relaxing. Not far from the hunter Vally gardens and other food areas, would visit again.

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Robert C, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, responded to this review

Hi Mfinity88 Thanks for your review of your stay with us. It is always pleasing to read such positive comments especially reading that you would come stay with us again. Much appreciated and thank you Robert Coates More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Love coming here. We make an effort to visit minimum 2x a year. Caters well for large groups and has plenty of activities. Not too far from the main vineyards so works out to be very convenient. IHG rewards make it all the worth while also! Extremely happy to be returning

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Robert C, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, responded to this review

Thank you Prudence H for your great review. So happy to read that you stay with us twice a year and continue to return. Thank you for such a great and positive review and we look forward to your next visit. Regards Robert Coates More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chose tis hotel as the base for our 2-day Hunter Valley visit. Easy reach of excellent vineyards -Hungerforb hills, McGuigan, Tyrrels n Oakvale. Other places of interest- Hunter Valley Gardens (aqua golf) Hunter Beer Co (brew their own beers). Good breakfast at Red Salt restaurant. Had good burger pizza dinner at the Love Dale restaurant. Both in hotel. Stayed in... More 

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Robert C, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, responded to this review

Dear Singa Rrav3113r Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am happy to read your positive comments on breakfast, The Lovedale Restaurant and your villa. We would love to welcome you back if you are again visiting Australia. Kindest regards Robert Coates More 

Wyong, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 nights here. We were looking forward, our first impression was encouraging, till we saw all the kids. The Rooms are Large and Comfortable, but showing there age, and NO Foxtel or Pay Movies just the Free to Air Boring Channels.We found the Staff very helpful and Friendly. But we were dissappointed to be put in a Room... More 

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Robert C, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, responded to this review

Hi Mick1008 Thank you for taking the time to review your stay wtih us. It is disappointing to read that on this occasion we did not exceed your expectations. I assume from your review that you may have stayed with us during school holiday period which is always booming with children. I do sincerely hope that you will stay with... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are repeat customers. It has been a while since our last visit and we were here for the last weekend of the school holidays. It was jammed packed and very very busy. Big queues at breakfast and hard to get reservations at the restaurants. It was the very busiest we had seen the resort. We were attended to well... More 

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Robert C, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, responded to this review

Thank you fishinwater for your very comprehensive review of your stay with us. We do appreciate your feedback, both positive and negative as it helps us improve for your next visit and our other valued guests next visit. School holidays are a busy period for us and I apologise that you had to wait for your breakfast but pleased you... More 

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