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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had a lovely experience here and it was so easy to lose track of time I am writing a review here so as to leave some tips for any future visitors/ tourists wishing to visit this amazing wine country. Firstly, if you are staying...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KalilaWh
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Everyone needs to take the time to visit the wonderful Hunter Valley only a 2 hours drive from Sydney. THe amazing variety of wonderful wineries providing wine tasting allows visitors to experience the great taste and variety of the wines on offer. sadly many now...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 54Aussie
Reviewed September 15, 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tracey T
Reviewed August 19, 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
1  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

Date of experience: August 2018
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.

Date of experience: July 2018
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.

Date of experience: January 2018
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

Date of experience: December 2017
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

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank jimfI1922YA
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.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank dgjohansson
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October 6, 2016|
Response from KalilaWh | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can ring up and ask for a bike and they will drop it to any location. If you drop into any local business they will be able to provide you with the number and any further information 😊
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