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Hunter Haven

351a Wollombi Rd, Bellbird, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was our first time staying at a Bed and Breakfast so we were a bit nervous at first. However, it turned out to be a great stay. Ken and Colette are friendly and welcoming hosts that will go out of their way to attend to your needs. Probably the only thing that I could pick at would be the... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed two nights at this B&B and I have to say we were disappointed. Arrival day was 35 degrees - we phoned about 20 minutes before arrival thinking that they might put on the air con for us so the room would be cool beforehand. No, this didn't happen. Not only that, but we found that the air con... More 

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These guests made it obvious they did not want to stay at our B&B from the start. His brusque and kurt manner on the phone, just 20minutes before arrival warned us that we were not the location they wanted to be. Throughout their stay they continued to be the most difficult customers we have had to deal with, and we... More 

Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We enjoyed a two day experience at Ken and Colette's home. Our room was spacious and bed comfortable. As Colette was incapacitated Ken did the cooking and proved adept in the kitchen. We enjoyed a nice relaxed breakfast on the verandah. Hosts are very friendly and accommodating and Ken's tour of the wineries and chocolate shop was really worthwhile. Ken... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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85 reviews 85 reviews
16 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

If you've read other reviews, then you hear a lot about Collette and Ken and with good reason. We were very warmly welcomed by our hosts, who then had some urgent matters to attend to and left us basically with the 'run of the house' until they returned after about half an hour. That's trust! After we settled in, we... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

My Fiancé and I stayed at the B&B while looking for wedding locations in the Hunter Valley. Ken was very helpful in suggesting places to look at which we really appreciated. Ken and Collette are a lovely couple and have very good local knowledge on where to go and where to eat. The breakfast provided was great and it was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Thank you to the hosts Ken and Colette. We had a really nice time it was a great way to unwnd and enjoy Hunter Valley region. Really nice cooked breakfast and great company. I would recommend this B& B. The Birdbell hotel dowin the road a great place to have a meal and enjoy live music on the weekend. Great... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This B&B is great. The hosts Ken & Colette are lovely and very hospitable. I would recommend this place. This is my 2nd time here. Its a lovely open plan residence with plenty of space. I went with my girlfriends on both occasions and had the home to ourselves. However, if there are other people staying (strangers) you can retreat... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Stayed for one night during the June bank holiday weekend, and couldn't have had a better experience. Colette was great to deal with prior to our arrival, and very accommodating to the fact that we wanted to arrive early and booked a winery tour with Ken. Both Ken and Colette were lovely throughout the stay, incredibly knowledgeable and helpful, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

Being out first B&B experience we were a bit sceptical although from the first step through the front door my wife and I felt like we were at 'home' Wonderful home, exceptional people and fantastic memories were made this weekend! Great rooms, scrumptious breakfast, very relaxed, informative and enjoyable wine tour. Helped me with my surprise for my wife which... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We spent a long weekend at Hunter Heaven with some friends. We choose B&B for budget reason, so we could not expect Hilton 5 stars service!! We were welcomed by the host couple Colette and Ken, oviestly at first was a little awkward because we didn't know each other.. but suddenly we bond so well that we felt like home!... More 

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Address: 351a Wollombi Rd, Bellbird, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Cessnock > Bellbird
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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