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The Hunter Valley Retreat

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Under New Management and Refurbished.Set in 200 acres at the foot of the Watagan Mountains, Hunter Valley Retreat is a Country Escape away from the hustle and bustle of city life.Clean and friendly with crisp white sheets, T.V's, Fridges and everything you need for a comfortable affordable stay, just 90 minutes from Sydney and 25 minutes from the Vineyards.
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Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

This place was amazing. I travelled in with 11 friends. We were pleased with the price, as it was extremely affordable for a group as large as ours. We originally had been going the Area for an event that was cancelled last minute, but still...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

The place itself was very nice, peaceful etc. As for the food ewww I was sick from eating it, and there was no taste to it. Omg the bacon and eggs in the morn barf, if I had to have 1 more day of that...More

Thank smithjules87
Response from Manager H, Owner at The Hunter Valley RetreatResponded 2 October 2018

Hi, I think you may have reviewed us by mistake. Maybe you stayed somewhere with a similar name. We don't actually serve a cooked breakfast here only a continental. Our chef Angus is a lovely man who doesn't fit your description either. Best regards. Katrina

Reviewed 24 September 2018

We came up for a weekend in the hunter valley. Decided to try this as it looked a little different from the regular accommodation. The Hunter Valley Retreat is about 30 minutes from the Pokolbin Winery area and 15 minutes from Cessnock. Both drives are...More

Thank Boyznboos
Response from Manager H, Owner at The Hunter Valley RetreatResponded 2 October 2018

I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best regards. Katrina

Reviewed 8 July 2018

This is a place that I probably won't pick if it was just for myself or for a romantic weekend away, but it is a great choice if you have a large group of people wanting to stay together and not break the bank. The...More

Thank Richard D
Response from Manager H, Owner at The Hunter Valley RetreatResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you for your review. We'd love to see you again if you are ever needing a family getaway.. With kind regards. Katrina

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Wonderful relaxing stay. Such comfortable beds and accommodation: clean and well serviced. Wonderful ‘get away’ Great food and great coffee. Thank you for a great few days. Will definitely come again. Highly recommend :)

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Response from Manager H, Owner at The Hunter Valley RetreatResponded 2 October 2018

Sounds like you really connected with the essence of our place. Look forward to seeing you in the future. Kind regards. Katrina

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30 October 2015|
Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
We were going to go on a "2 Fat Blokes" tour, they would have picked us up from the Retreat, but as they're so far away from any of the wineries it would have cost an extra $80. I'd suggest you ring a few and give them the... More
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
It's about 30km or a 30 minute drive. Google Maps is your friend.
Room Tips
"The rooms at the front offer the most privacy"
8 Jul. 2018
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"Try for a cabin towards the back of the property"
22 Jan. 2018
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"Don't bother"
8 May 2017
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"Room 4 was good with a comfy bed and nice outlook."
7 Feb. 2017
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USD 81 - USD 201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
AustraliaNew South WalesGreater NewcastleCessnockQuorrobolong
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