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New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every visitor should venture to the Hunter Valley. Its an amazing spot and the locals are so friendly. We stayed at Chateau Elan and it is 5 star accommodation. You are greeted by the lovely Keith who is very passionate about his job and hotel....More

Thank Tracey T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This made for a lovely weekend away from Sydney. Traveling with three small children, we were somewhat selective about the wineries we visited but all the cellar doors were very welcoming to the kids (and the adults enjoyed some spectacular wine). We coupled the trip...More

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

An interesting 2 1/2 hour drive from Sydney. Not being familiar with how to leave Sydney meant a long peak hour drive north. (We came back on the toll roads and it was much faster!! ) The roads were mostly highways so quick and efficient....More

Thank janeclough1
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time tasting great Mcguigan Collection being a member of the club is a treat. Any purchases is reduced by 20% of the marked price. They do have a nice collection of cheese as well.

Thank Ram2511
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Had a beautiful time here for my sisters wedding. We stayed for three nights and the wedding was on a Monday. I’ve never been to a wedding at a winery before and it was beautiful.

Thank Lilysophiaful
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

We took a private day trip tour to Hunter Valley with Mike from "Go Beyond Tours". Mike is very accomodating as we planned the trip to our needs and required timing, which still takes roughly 8-10hours. The trip began with a stop at the Reptile...More

Thank shfauziyahsm
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Could you go to the Hunter Valley and not visit a winery. Our experience is to say yes. There are plenty of other attractions and places of interest in and around the area. We found during our recent trip that we didn't have time to...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Nice nature with lots of places to visit, at least around Cessnock which is somewhat a bigger town. Lots and lots of wineries around which provide testing but the right way to do Hunters Valley is to take a tour.

Thank dgjohansson
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Drove 2 hours from Sydney into hunter valley and stayed there for 2 nights. As our accommodation had a nice BBQ area, we spent the first day having a BBQ and sat by the bonfire at night. The next day we spent it driving along...More

Thank joeyt2018
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Used to be a great getaway location but it has lost its will to live!!! We have been regular visitors to the hunter over the past 40 years and have always enjoyed our time there, but of late it seems that most of the businesses...More

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Valerio R
July 27, 2015|
Response from bigpond1252 |
Hi, you could have a nice lunch in the Hunter but anything else? No, not really. Most people come here stay for at least two nights. Check out Lilies Luxury Retreat (sorry but can't leave web addresses in this forum) for a... More