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Three (3) bedroom / house (sleeps up to 8 persons) which is self contained and only a 5 minute drive from the Pokolbin and Lovedale Wineries turn-offs.
air-conditioning and heating with TV and foxtel in the lounge room. Self contained, fully equipped kitchen, and bathroom. Main, 2nd and 3rd bedroom have Queen beds.
Lounge room has pull out sofa bed which sleeps 2.
Bathroom has shower and separate bath.
BBQ and outdoor entertaining at rear with view of back yard.
THINGS TO DO
Wine tasting & sales, beer brewing, food, cheese, chocolate, sweets, olives, galleries, speciality shops, tea house, herb gardens, picnics, tours
HUNTER VALLEY GARDENS:
Spanning over 25 acres, be amazed by the sensational sights, colours, and fragrances of the ten stunning feature gardens. Explore each garden one-by-one and enjoy an exciting journey through the thousands of flowers, trees, and shrubs with discovery at every turn. Bask in a lavish array of colour and scent found in the Rose Garden with hundreds and thousands of roses on display, rest above the 10 metre high waterfall, of the Sunken Garden and take in the superb views from the lookout; or step back in time with all our favourite fairytale characters in the Storybook Garden. Along the eight kilometres of walking paths are more than six thousand trees, one million ground covers and six hundred thousand shrubs. A floral display featuring a variety of plants and statuary, all of a standard that you won?t see elsewhere in Australia. Hunter Valley Gardens is also wheelchair friendly and allows access to all areas. You can find out more here about wheelchairs availability at Garden Entry.
HUNTER VALLEY ZOO:
Welcome To Hunter Valley Zoo. Are you looking for a fun and family friendly day out in the beautiful Hunter Valley? Look No Further! Located just out of Cessnock, an hour away from the Central Coast and 45 minutes from Newcastle. Feed your family...Bring your esky and cook up a storm on our free BBQ facilities and relax in the picnic grounds. Feed our animals...Kids patting the Alligator. Wander through our interactive walk through yards, feed our kangaroos, take your own photos cuddled up to a koala, pat a wombat, touch a reptile or watch our cheeky monkeys being fed twice daily. Koala. Catch up with some Aussie natives with our Tassie Devils, Kangaroos, Koalas, Dingoes, Emus, wombats, quolls and flying foxes, Birds and Reptiles. Or view our exotic species including American Alligators and 5 species of monkey...Crocodile - Be sure not to miss our daily feeding times! (subject to changes due to weather). Our friendly keepers are on-hand to answer all your questions, and show you some of the animals up close in hands-on encounters!
- HOPE ESTATE CONCERTS
The area is blessed with quality golf courses, including: Stonebridge, Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley and The Vintage.
WEDDINGS AND FUNCTIONS:
Pokolbin, Lovedale and Cessnock is blessed with numerous facilities to accommodate weddings and functions. Coal d' Vine Cottage is only 5 - 0 minutes from these facilities in the vineyards at Pokolbin and Lovedale.
HOT AIR BALLOONING:
Hot air ballooning is an aerial adventure you must experience at least once in your lifetime, its a romantic adventure where you escape, relax and enjoy the excitement of the oldest and greatest form of flight. Hunter Valley is blessed with 4+ hot air ballooning companies that take flights over the vineyards first thing in the morning.
***Transport is available to and from any concert, at an additional fee.*** (Must be per-arranged at booking)
Private wine tasting and tours can be organized with notice depending on tour prices will be given on application.
With wine tours cheese and crackers and lunch included.
For those with more in depth knowledge wanted, a tour though a winery to see the process of wine making can also be arranged.
For any information on the local area please feel free to ask I was born and breed in the area if I don't know can find out for you.