10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Cessnock, Australia

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Cessnock is the largest town in Australia’s oldest wine region. It is rich in culture and history. Popular for travelers wishing to explore wineries, you can take a wine tour at Hunter Valley or go on a long drive and enjoy the magnificent landscape. If you are feeling adventurous, you can also hand-feed kangaroos, and wallabies yourself or take pictures of koalas, big cats and meerkats at Hunter Valley Zoo. There are also several restaurants, and golf clubs in the town that are worth checking out. To make the most out of your trip, book one of these best Airbnb vacation rentals in Cessnock, Australia.

1. Camellia Cottage (from USD 281)

Camellia Cottage has an excellent location if you’re going to Hunter Valley or if you want to do some wine tasting. It’s a short drive away from the vineyards of Pokolbin. The cottage has three bedrooms and can sleep up to six guests. Whip up a delicious breakfast in the fully stocked kitchen and enjoy in the patio area.

There’s also a garden, where you curl up with your favorite book or simply relax. If the nights get cold, you can warm yourselves by the fire as you drink some wine and share stories with your friends. The hosts, Jenni And Kristy, are very helpful and responsive. Pets are not allowed, and there’s free, on-street parking.

CAMELLIA COTTAGE || A fusion of old and new
Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia
35 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen was fantastic with all the necessary utensils
the beds were so comfortable and plenty of heating
amazingly decorated with plenty of space for a comfortable and cosy stay
Cleanliness:
beautiful place very clean and spacious
everything was lovely and clean when we arrived
sparkling clean & lots of lovely extras to make you feel very comfortable & welcome
the cottage is spacious and clean and has everything you need including information about local attractions
Host:
the hosts made everything so easy from start to finish
hosts were very professional and great communicators
Location:
a nice place for a family close to hunter valley
lovely place close to everything and the styling is amazing
beautiful home with lovely gardens in a convenient location
great place and location very stylish and clean place
a beautiful cottage with a great location and within walking distance to shops and cafes
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2. Hunter Haven Guesthouse (from USD 342)

Nestled atop a hill, this guest house offer stunning vistas of the town and Pokolbin hinterland. It is close to several chic cafes, restaurants, lively clubs, and the best vineyards in Australia. It has four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a full kitchen.

Guests can relax in the garden, or sit on the double hanging chair in the back verandah and enjoy their morning coffee or evening cocktail while taking in the views. This house is ideal if you are traveling with your family and pets. Free parking is also available.

Hunter Haven Guesthouse 5 star cleanliness! 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟
191 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the living rooms and bedrooms are all decorated with little details and the mattresses are extremely comfortable
there is one kids room with toys and books my two daughters enjoyed so much playing inside
Cleanliness:
so clean and well decorated house
it was so clean and lovely to stay in
really beautiful and clean house 100% would stay again
immaculately clean great amenities
the house is spotlessly clean and the decoration of the house was absolutely stunning
Host:
kelly is a great host
kelly is a great host and so accomodating will stay again for sure
she was very helpful and was prompt to respond to questions
kelly was a great host and provided one of the best airbnb stays i've experienced
thank you so much for hosting us
Location:
great location close to town but far enough away
beautiful home lovely location
beautiful home in a great location
very convenient location very spacious and super clean
the location of the airbnb is pretty much central to everything- wineries woolworths bunnings and small shops
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3. Pollyanna Hunter Valley (from USD 143)

Pollyanna Hunter Valley is a fully renovated 1920’s cottage. It has the perfect location, near the popular wineries, five-star restaurants and shopping spots. It has three lovely bedrooms, a living room with a smart TV, a modern kitchen with barbecue utensils, a washing machine and dryer, and a cot and high chair for kids, making it ideal for long-term, family stays. This place is sparkly clean and simply beautiful with its stylish furniture. There’s also free parking on the premises.

Pollyanna Hunter Valley- FREE Wifi
Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia
62 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is decked out beautifully with 3 queen size beds
great spot new look rooms excellent space
3 lovely bedrooms lounge and great kitchen with bbq on the rear deck
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable bed
very clean with great interiors
super clean too which we loved
clean tidy and simply beautiful
clean and tidy as per the pictures
Host:
the host is friendly and reply timely
she was so accommodating and friendly
beautiful place to stay anita was a fantastic host we would definitely recommend this gem of a place
Location:
good location short driving distance to shops/major wineries
beautiful place and great location
it was close to a big supermarket which was handy and close to all the lovely restaurants
location is good for hunter valley garden n wineries
a great location for exploring the hunter valley
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4. Two-bedroom cottage with a heated pool (from USD 210)

This adults-only cottage comes with two bedrooms, a full kitchen, and a private heated pool, where you can swim some leisurely laps. It also has sun loungers to catch those early morning rays, and there are windows all around the cottage that welcome lots of natural light.

This is a great place for both a short or long-term stay. It is located close to the vineyards of Hunter Valley and Cessnock township, should you wish to explore the area. There’s free parking available on the premises.

Cute Cottage with Pool - An 'Adults Only' escape
Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia
33 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house had a beautiful interior and the pool and amenities were amazing
the heated pool was a delight
with personal touches and lovely private heated pool
the beds were comfortable shower great wifi perfect
beautiful beds sparkling pool ac quiet close to everything
Cleanliness:
the place was very clean
the pool is self cleaning and the place was super clean
the place was spotless and felt comfortable
amazing pool and outdoor area and interior was really clean and well done
super modern stylish and high-tech place it was very clean and had everything we needed plus more
Host:
jonathan is a great host and very responsive
excellent communication from the host throughout our stay
Location:
location was perfect as it is just a 10 minute drive from the wineries
such a perfect place super cute inside and out
good location walk to cessnock shops and easy drive to pokolbin and wineries
there are so many words to describe this place but honestly we are so grateful for visiting
very private swimming pool beautiful linen comfortable bedding great facilities and a very convenient location
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5. Henrietta’s (from USD 145)

Henrietta’s is located close to vineyards, and your stay here is guaranteed to be comfortable and serene. It’s hosted by Anita, a fantastic host who’s committed to providing great stays for guests. The house has two stylish bedrooms and two bathrooms with a bathtub.

The house has a large yard, perfect for kids and pets to play around. Fireplace and board games are available in the house and will make your nights even more better after a busy day taking wine tours.

Henrietta’s. FREE wifi
Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia
282 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also i paid good value to stay withvery good sizes rooms huge back yard
Cleanliness:
very clean and cosy house
the accommodation was clean and comfortable
great cleanliness in general (bedrooms and bathrooms etc
the house was very clean and nicely furnished
the place itself was beautifully clean and cosy it looked exactly like the pictures
Host:
nice host and response very quick
anita is a fantastic host who is quick to respond and gave us some great recommendations
anita was a great host who provided prompt clear and useful information would recommend and stay again
specious and family friendly
Location:
great location - close to the wineries as well as the grocery stores
great location - close to hunter & wineries
warm friendly house great location
her house is easy to find and in walking distance to the town
great location near the centre of town and only 10-20mins drive to all the wineries in the hunter
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6. Dream House (from USD 434)

This is literally a dream house — it’s beautiful, spacious, and clean. It’s literally a few minutes’ away from the most popular attractions in Hunter Valley. It has four en-suite rooms, suitable for eight guests. It also has a spacious living room with a home theater, a well-equipped kitchen, and a dining area.

There’s a huge outdoor area, where you and your friends can gather around and chill out. A gas grill is also available, in case you want to have a barbecue party. It also has a private, in-ground swimming pool, where you can cool off on warm days.

On cooler days, there’s a fireplace to keep you snug. It is ideal if you’re traveling with your family as the place even has a travel crib and high chair available for your children. It’s also perfect if you’re traveling with your friends. Pets, however, aren’t allowed.

Dream House Hunter Valley - Pool•4 Ensuites•WiFi
Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia
92 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean and well provisioned
beautiful home extremely clean and spacious
the house was clean and spacious
i couldn't ask for a more clean and accommodating place to stay
spacious well equipped clean and tidy netflix thrown in
Host:
amazing home and very accommodating
hosts were great and provided all information needed before arrival
thank you for hosting us in your home
melanie and brendon are wonderful hosts
great house owners very understanding and helpful highly recommend to people
Location:
perfect location for hunter wineries
lovely house and great location
the location is ideal and we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay
great local recommendations close to major shops within 15 mins of all major restaurants & wine tastings
this is the perfect place for a group going away
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7. Nicely appointed house with a hot tub (from USD 156)

This used to be a historical old house but it has been renovated and beautifully decorated. It has an excellent location, just a seven-minute drive away from the heart of the wine county. There’s an outdoor deck with a hot tub and a day bed, where guests can relax and be as comfortable as they can.

The house has one bath with a hot tub, and three bedrooms that can fit up to six guests. The kitchen is also fully equipped. Pets are permitted, and long stays for 28 days or more are also allowed. There’s also free parking on the premises.

Spa in the vines
Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia
168 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
apartment was great: clean nice furnishings and well equipped
Cleanliness:
so clean and cozy
spa was clean and hot on arrival
it was very clean and so reasonably priced for what you get
paul’s place was sparkling clean when we got there
it was super clean when we arrived and the check in and out was very simple and easy
Host:
paul is a very responsive host
on top of that paul was super helpful and communicative thank you so much for an amazing stay
paul is a great host - good communication and an awesome property
paul and cleaning staff very nice and helpful
a great pet friendly house with a spa
Location:
so close to a great little italian restaurant
great location close to the vineyards
fab location for hunter valley
great quiet and private location close to everything
paul’s place is situated in a great location
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8. Cozy cabin for two (from USD 96)

This cabin hosted by Iris, a welcoming superhost, is a studio-type guest house with one queen-size bed and one full bathroom. It is ideal for couples, or solo travelers. The place isn’t suitable for children and pets. It also has a great location, close to concert venues and wineries

A fully equipped kitchen and a laundry area are available for the convenience of the guests. There’s also an outdoor seating area, where guests can hang around and breathe some fresh air. There’s free parking on the premises.

New Cute Cabin close to all Concert Venues and Wineries
134 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed was great and couch was super comfy
great place with plenty of space & facilities
because of kitchen closet space great place for long term stay while exploring hunter valley
it was a really large and clean space with a super comfortable bed and couch
it is a nice place to stay for a couple: a lot of room and private
Cleanliness:
very clean bathroom looked new
clean warm and cosy space
really nice clean little apartment
very cozy and clean place
beautiful and spotless space with everything you need
Host:
iris is a lovely host
iris has been a lovely host super responsive and helpful
iris and the family were very nice respectful and helpful
Location:
great place close to where we needed to be
iris's place is the perfect location to explore the region
quiet location comfortable and very spacious
great location in cessnock close to the hunter wineries and main roads to maitland newcastle etc
great place good location and everything you need in one spot
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9. Lovely cottage with an outdoor seating area (from USD 134)

This lovely cottage comes with two bedrooms and is perfect for a family or group of six people. It has a well-equipped kitchen, where you can prepare your meals. But, if you fancy dining out, there are local restaurants and cafes nearby.

There is also an outdoor seating area, where guests can hang around and just enjoy each other’s company. A natural gas heater is available in the living room to keep guests warm, while entertainment comes in the form of board games and a HDTV with Netflix and Chromecast access.

Hunter Valley Cottage Escape
Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia
99 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my favorite part was the fire heater which i sat in front of to warm up quickly
especially valued the netflix account for morning cartoons and the kitchen had great amenities
the house was clean and comfortable with great amenities thank you so much
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfy beds
fantastic clean dog friendly accommodation
beautiful super clean dog friendly cottage
nice cosy and clean cottage
nicely renovated bungalow clean and private
Host:
carol was a great host who always replied quickly and gave great recommendations
carol is awesome and friendly and her home is gorgeous
the most gracious and welcoming hosts and the cutest coziest home
great hosts and an easy place to stay
carol is a great host and responds very quickly to all inquires
Location:
cute space in a convenient location
easy walk into town
accomodation is great with perfect location and easy check in :)
located very close to the local shops cafes and a short drive to all the beautiful wineries
great place good location really nice warm interior
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10. Modern Hunter Home

Modern Hunter Home is hosted by Joe & Maria, who are one of the most experienced and highly-rated superhosts. It is extremely clean and comfortable. It has three bedrooms that are suitable for six guests, a living room with a TV and free Netflix access, and complimentary teas, coffee and pantry basics.

This home is perfect for wine aficionados as it is only minutes’ away from Hunter wineries. Plus, several local attractions are nearby. After a day of exploring the town, come back home for drinks in the lush garden, then fire up the barbecue for an alfresco feast. There’s free parking available on the premises.

Modern Hunter Home
Cessnock, New South Wales, Australia
262 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fast wifi and very kid friendly
very comfortable modern home with a big yard which we really enjoyed
quiet and comfortable place to stay
Cleanliness:
the place was really clean and cozy
clean and comfortable beds rooms were nicely decorated
clean and tidy place well decorated
nice clean and comfortable stay in cessnock
beautiful and super clean home highly recommended
Host:
thank you for being so accommodating and helpful
very attentive and communicated very well throughout our whole stay with
joe & maria were also so helpful and responded to us quickly
maria and joe were very kind and accommodative with all our needs and flexible with check out time
joe and maria were friendly and helpful definitely recommend staying here
Location:
great location and very well appointed
close to everything and beautiful house
good place and great location
very close to the main street for food and not far from tourist attractions
very tidy and lovely house great location
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Visit wineries in Cessnock

From exploring wineries to feeding kangaroos at Hunter Valley Zoo, there’s so much to do and explore in Cessnock. For a memorable experience, stay in one of the above listed Airbnb vacation rentals kitted out with modern comforts.

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