10 Best Stayz Accommodations Near Hunter Valley, Australia - Updated 2021

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Maria Cristina
Maria Cristina
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If you want a hedonistic holiday then head over to Hunter Valley, the oldest wine region in Australia. It’s accessible by driving for two hours from Sydney or you can join a tour group when visiting the city. You’ll see hundreds of vineyards, spa retreats, wineries, and gourmet restaurants that you can indulge in. Hop on a wine and beer tour visiting several wineries and breweries in a day with sips and tastings along the way. There are vast wine estates everywhere which is a relaxing sight to behold. Visit spa retreats like Chateau Elan and indulge in a rejuvenating hydro massage or aromatherapy. Drink and dine in Hunter Valley’s local food scene from a wide selection of world-class restaurants. Below is our list of the best Stayz accommodations near Hunter Valley, Australia that you should book during your visit.

1. Lavish estate in the middle of Hunter Valley (from USD 370)

Welcome to your vacation home located in the center of Hunter Valley near vineyards and restaurants surrounded by a fenced-in lawn with an outdoor pool. This single-level home has five huge bedrooms that sleep up to ten guests for a minimum of four nights. The two spacious bathrooms with walk-in showers are located at opposite ends of the house. One of the bathrooms has wheelchair access. The lovely, modern, and chic interiors showcase polished wooden floors, stainless steel kitchen countertops, and light wooden furnishings. The open kitchen, living room, and dining area share the open plan. Guests are provided conveniences like a wood-burning furnace, flat-screen TVs, air conditioning, free WiFi, and access to FOXTEL.

La Vigna Estate Pokolbin 5 bedroom home on vineyard.
Pokolbin, NSW, AU
34 reviews
House 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
pool out the back great kitchen space and bbq
there was plenty of bedding and linen and the beds and sofas were really comfortable
Cleanliness:
felt very homey and was clean and spacious
the property was clean spacious and inviting
the house was lovely and spacious and clean and so pretty
la vigna estate is a beautiful house its clean family friendly and well equipped
highly recommended the place was clean and had a great space for a group of people
Host:
the owner is very friendly and helpful
in addition to this mike and kim provided a very friendly and helpful service
communication with the owner was excellent and he made us feel very welcome
owner was very helpful and friendly very easy to deal with
micah was a pleasure to deal with very helpful and accomodating will definatley be back
Location:
great location very close to the cellar doors
really enjoyed the property beautiful location
the house was ideal for a large group of people and quite close to the main wineyards
excellent location quiet with plenty of room definitely recommend
location was excellent and property layout was good
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2. Huge, stylish property overlooking a vineyard (from USD 540)

This huge property located in Hunter Valley is along Hermitage Road overlooking a vineyard. The single-level home has stylish interiors of creamy white walls, modern furniture with beige leather upholstery, hardwood flooring, and floor-to-ceiling windows. The 5 spacious bedrooms contain king-sized beds that could be split to make single beds that sleep 10 to 12 guests. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms and French doors that open to a refreshing view of the vineyards. The outdoor pool has a covered area for lounging and dining al fresco. Relax indoors on the three-seater sofas and watch TV. Cook family-sized meals on the high-class open kitchen and dine on the ten-seater dining table. Comforts like heating, air conditioning, free WiFi, and free linens are provided.

Casa Siena Hunter Valley 5 king size rooms all with full en-suites. On vineyard
70 reviews
House 5 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great kitchen
the kitchen was huge with everything that you would need
fire was cosy and warm
the pool was perfect as we stayed during a heat wave
highlights include the pool area , dining, bedrooms well designed
Cleanliness:
very clean and generous with supplies
so good having 5 bathrooms! lovely fireplace for the cold nights
an excellent property, it was clean and tidy
we had a lovely time and the place was big and felt new
loved the ensuite with bath for every bedroom, and the kitchen had everything you needed
Host:
5 of us spent a couple of days here and found the facilities great
micah was a pleasure to deal with, answering all my questions promptly and patiently
perhaps another garbage would be handy
property well appointed
the welcome pack including tea, coffee pods, milk, biscuits etc was a lovely surprise
Location:
great location, awesome facilities
what a great place, cavernous entertaining area, the ladies will love the bath in each en-suite, set back enough from the road for car noise not to intrude, close to many wineries & eateries, just ...
only one gripe was the actual location didn't match the listing (it showed up as right next to hunter valley gardens but ended up being 15 minutes away by car
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3. Luxurious private villa in a golf course (from USD 260)

The villa is two hours away by car from Sydney and situated on a top-class golf course. It’s near concert venues, shops, gardens, restaurants, wine cellars, and golf courses. The location offers a lot of outdoor activities like riding hot air balloons, shopping for local produce in the gourmet markets, beer- and wine-tasting, horse riding, and more. You’re required at least a two-night stay at the villa. There are two huge king-sized bedrooms and a queen-sized sofa bed in the lounge that sleeps six guests comfortably. The living room, dining area, and kitchen share the open plan. It’s surrounded with French doors that open to a furnished spacious balcony where you can have a barbecue or relax with a glass of wine and a view of the vineyards.

Lavender Villa Pokolbin
Pokolbin, NSW, AU
45 reviews
villa 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
5 adults were more than comfortable in the unit
Cleanliness:
clean & comfortable accommodation just like it appears online
everything the villa was lovely and clean and everything you needed was available
fantastic little property clean with 3 bathrooms and 2 bedrooms perfect for two couples
clean well equipped villa in great location
the villa was gorgeous cozy and clean
Host:
the host was lovely couldn't have been more helpfull
easy access great location & very helpful instructions & communication from the owner made our stay very enjoyable
Location:
a great location and property
great location in the heart of pokolbin to explore the surrounding wineries
just a perfect place to spend the weekend
comfortable villa with everything we needed in a great location for the concert at bimbadgen
the villa was lovely and well positioned for catching a bus to the concert
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4. Cozy room for two in a bed and breakfast

The rental is a cozy bed and breakfast located on Lovedale’s Wilderness Road walking distance to wineries and restaurants. The room is in a separate structure next to the owner’s main house and has its own private area. It’s ideal for a couple’s getaway or a secret honeymoon for two. It’s a modest room with a thick cushioned queen bed, air conditioning, internet, heating, fresh linens, and an en-suite bathroom. You have to book the room for at least two days. It even has a tiny patio surrounded by a garden where you can have your complimentary breakfast while enjoying views of the Brokenback ranges.

Lovedale Hideout Hunter Valley
Lovedale, NSW, AU
19 reviews
bed & breakfast 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very well presented nice and clean
it was spotlessly clean beautifully decorated and we were welcomed with a very nice breakfast basket and fruit
Host:
the owners did everything to make us feel welcomed and at home
owners lise and bj were so kind and helpful
the hosts were very friendly and hospitable
wonderful cosy accommodation very lovely hosts would definitely recommend a stay
lovely little b&b lise was very accommodating and baked some super tasty muffins for breakfast
Location:
gorgeous property in a beautiful location
very convenient location for bus service to hope estate concerts
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5. Elegant homestead (from USD 1003)

Experience the luxurious lifestyle when you book this glamorous homestead set in the property of historic Oakvale Winery. This one-story home has elegant white interiors, high cathedral ceilings, stylish furniture, and several sliding windows with views and access to the landscaped gardens. The house can host up to 10 guests with 5 capacious bedrooms containing huge cozy beds that sleep 2 in a room. Four rooms have individual verandahs with a unique view of the vast outdoors. Indulge in lavish bath and showers in the three full bathrooms. The gourmet kitchen shares an open layout with the Tuscan-style dining and living room areas. Explore the garden and sit around the fire pit. Enjoy al fresco dining at the covered patio which has a barbecue grill. The rental is perfect for family reunions, gatherings, housing your entourage, and corporate getaways.

Brokenback Homestead(formerly Oakvale)
50 reviews
House 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the country homestead feel was very relaxing yet very comfortable due to ample space and modern comforts
the house is spacious and so comfortable
the open fire was particularly nice with heaps of fire wood avaliable and if we couldnt be bothered we just turned on the air con
we did not want to leave and all came away feeling rejuvenated and relaxed
the house is well equipped, very comfortable and welcoming
Cleanliness:
the large entertaining areas that look out onto lovely gardens and vineyards are very special
beautiful house, clean, inviting, wonderful atmosphere
loved it, can't wait to go back
beautiful property with great outdoor entertaining areas and lovely gardens
my friends were pleasantly surprised by both the amazing setting and amenity offered by the charming old homestead
Host:
your caretaker was very friendly and helpful
we didn't see him most of the time but he turned up with extra firewood after a couple of long sessions around the fire pit
natalie was very helpful with every question and request we had
we cooked up some fantastic meals
natalie was very helpful and accomodating
Location:
great location as well
you never get in the way of each other
the accommodation, the location and the property are all just so beautiful
sitting by the fire having a glass of red, watching the world go by, was spectacular
the homestead is within walking distance of a number of well known vineyards and cafes which we visited during the weekend
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6. Stylish resort living in Hunter Valley (from USD 730)

Spacious with a modern minimalist motif, this stylish 4-bedroom home can house 14 guests comfortably. The impressive interiors include floor-to-ceiling windows, marble flooring, chic furniture, and a bar-type kitchen sharing an open plan with the lounge and dining area. Enjoy outdoor dining on the covered deck. Stay no less than three nights and enjoy all the comforts this elegant home has to offer. It’s built on The Vintage fairways overlooking the greens and is just steps away from the clubhouse. Guests are entitled to access to the resort facilities like the pool spa, gym, bar and restaurant, tennis courts, and Chateau Elan spa during their stay.

Dogwood - Stylish 4 bedroom home with wow! Resort facilities, golf, pool and day spa!
15 reviews
House 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the backyard is open and offers an amazing view at sunset
everything from kitchen to the bedrooms were spectacular
the couches / beds were so comfy and the surroundings were just beautiful
large home with plenty of space to relax with everyone or chill out on your own
a stay here includes use of resort facilities which is an added bonus
Cleanliness:
very clean with modern facilities
the pictures definitely don't do it justice
the house was tremendous and it had everything that we needed and more
Host:
very well managed, easy to book and plenty of communication with an after hours number to call during your stay if you need anything
the only down side was the gas fire place was broken however the manager was gracious enough to stop by and try and fix it for us
furthermore, access to the property was expediently and efficiently handled by the owner
there was ducted airconditioning and split system air conditioners, a gas fire, a complete kitchen with pretty much any appliance you could think of and so much more
the oven is quite small when cooking for a lot of people so just that in mind when planing meals
Location:
the location is fantastic - close to the spa, wineries & restaurants! loved every minute of it
great aspect looking out to the no 2 hole at the vintage interspersed with loping kangaroos and chattering parrots in the foreground - wonderful
dogwood was beautiful! perfect location, great layout & everything we could have needed for a girls weekend away
the booking process could be shorten to minimise back and forth reconfirmation to get into the property- received the access code 2 hrs prior to check in
i would not hesitate in coming back or recommending to others! lastly the location couldn't be more perfect, just a 5 minute drive to some of the best wineries in the hunter!
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7. Stunning country house (from USD 891)

Being minutes away from the Fairview and Pierres vineyards, Wine Country Drive cedar doors, The Vintage golf course, and restaurants make Elderslie House the most convenient place to stay. Do note that you need to stay for at least three nights. It can house up to 16 guests so it’s perfect for your wedding entourage, family reunions, or large events. The main structure was part of Elderslie’s old schoolhouse remodeled into a stylish two-level Country Style vacation home. All bedrooms contain king- or queen-sized beds with air conditioning. Three rooms with en-suite bathrooms are in the main house while the other two bedrooms, fifth bathroom, and laundry area are in the studio next door. Both floors in the main house have French doors that open to a wraparound balcony and covered patio. The open-plan main floor features a lounge with a TV and fireplace, a 10-seater dining area, and a fully equipped American kitchen with access to the yard, barbecue area, outdoor pool, and dog house.

Elderslie House - Stunning Country House
39 reviews
House 6 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen had everything we needed and the beds were super comfy
the living areas were spacious and the kitchen had everything you need including a nespresso machine
beds were very comfortable as well
the beds were comfortable and all cooling 7nits worked well
we had 11 people all in their own comfortable beds for our off site sales meeting
Cleanliness:
the house was well presented and well appointed with lots of kitchen utensils and crockery, plenty fo4 our group
it is a nice big home with a number of bathrooms, and is generally well equipped for large groups
Host:
great communal and dining areas
the residence met all our expectations and more
house was presented beautifully and as described
loved each couple having their own bathroom
would love to return
Location:
customer service was excellent
we absolutely loved it, very comfy beds , great log fire everything was perfect
loads of indoor and outdoor space
the property managers went out of their way to accomodate our needs
lovely house, plenty of indoor and outdoor sitting areas
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8. Stately homestead near wineries and concert venues

This massive homestead near wineries, vineyards, restaurants, and concert venues is a vast property with a huge split-level home and an adjacent barn containing billiards and a ping-pong table. The main floor of the house has a huge lounge warmed by a fireplace sharing the space with the 12-seater dining area. The fully stocked kitchen is in a separate room. The house is built with floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding glass panels at the front balcony providing a clear view of the lush outdoors. To sleep a total of 12 guests, there are 4 bedrooms containing queen-sized beds and extra floor mattresses available upon request. Enjoy the outdoors by swimming in the pool, having a glass of wine on the deck while being warmed by the log fire, or having barbecue parties by the pool. You can rent a pushbike and explore Hunter Valley.

Reserve Homestead Pokolbin
41 reviews
House 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen was well equipped with appliances and all the basics in the pantry and fridge
the beds were very comfortable
we enjoyed the pool and games room
property is a little dated in places and in need of modernisation
a comfortable, well equipped home in a rural setting
Cleanliness:
excellent location, clean and tidy with lots of lovely extras
Host:
trudy was a very good host with excellent communication who made sure we had everything and more for our stay
we felt welcomed and at home straight away
the owner trudy was easy to contact and happy to help with our requests
wonderful property exactly what we wanted and trudy was very good to deal with
weekend away trip with friends was very enjoyable partly due to the excellent location and very inviting ambience of this house
Location:
great location
great location!
great location with easy access to wineries and activities
beautiful property, relaxing
great central location, lots of open space, property lends itself beautifully to a gathering with family and friends
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9. Quaint cottage on Tabitha Hill

Spend a quiet weekend at this quaint cottage 90 minutes away from Hornsby in the southside of the Hunter Valley vineyards. The rental is a restored 1918 cottage that has two cozy bedrooms for six guests, one full bathroom, and a screened-in porch surrounded by a landscaped garden. The modest home has a huge fully equipped kitchen and an open plan shared by the dining area and living room. Entertain guests under the shade of trees by having a barbecue. The house is ideal for wine tours being near the Broke/Fordwich, Rothbury, and Wollombi areas. Enjoy the breathtaking views of Tabitha Hill from the front porch.

Tabitha Hill Cottage
31 reviews
cottage 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
delightful on the enclosed balcony and the full kitchen was very useful
Cleanliness:
beautiful clean fresh linen
the house was very clean and the beds comfy
neat clean and we as a family of 5 wanted for nothing
the cottage is very clean and comfortable and well equipped
great spot for a family catch up clean tidy and has everything needed for a great stay
Host:
owner couldn’t be more helpful and polite
property manager was very helpful so can’t praise her enough
such a warm lovely greeting left by the owners make you feel so welcome
it was a very peaceful place to stay and the owners were very kind and accommodating
the owner takes pride in this establishment and it shows
Location:
the location and condition of the property resulted in considerable comfort and relaxation
i loved this little house as it's away from the busy streets and has great privacy from the neighbours
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10. Vivacious homestead among the vines (from USD 794)

The Vico Monti property is located on Hermitage Road 200 meters (656.1 feet) away from Ironbark Hill Vineyard. It is designed Italian-style with the main house containing four spacious bedrooms with bathrooms, a lounge, several dining areas, a kitchen, and bocce court. The guest studio next door contains one bedroom and a pool table with a deck. The interiors made up of are classic white walls, hardwood flooring, and spacious rooms with minimalist modern furniture. Enjoy excellent views of the hillside and vineyards while dining al fresco on the deck or having a dip in the plunge pool.

Vico Monti - Homestead amongst the vines
16 reviews
House 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
big spacious bedrooms with comfortable beds
the small touches such as nespresso machine, ample capsules, tea, bluetooth speakers, etc
bedrooms and are spacious and confortable
all in all, one of the best rental properties i have stayed in
the house is very spacious
Cleanliness:
the accommodation was clean and tidy and had everything we want and needed
lovely layout, clean throughout
the view and sunset on the patio was very tranquil and the position of the house was very central to most places
Host:
great experience
so good to see improvements to an already fantastic place
great communication beforehand in terms of room set-up and check-in
the house was beautifully presented with its rustic furnishing and modern-country vibe
there's a lovely table and chairs out the back with beautiful views and a great living/dining space for the whole family
Location:
location is great, close to everything but still quite and private
a really great stay
early check-in and late check-out by an hour was also facilitated
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Cozy homesteads near the wine valleys

Whether you need a place to stay for a countryside getaway or shelter while doing your rounds of the wine tours in the area, these rentals listed above provide the perfect stays in and around Hunter Valley. They provide all the comforts of home and more! You also get to taste the luxurious lifestyle this prosperous wine region is known for by checking into these homes. Be sure to include them in your travel plans when visiting Hunter Valley, Australia.

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