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Stonegate Estate - Elegant Homestead

Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

Stonegate is a stunning, elegant Victorian style homestead set on ten park-like acres with views of both the Watagan and Brokenback mountains. This property has something for everyone boasting a 15 metre lap pool, a cinema area with full reclining seating, a full size tennis court, basketball and volleyball court plus a 1 kilometre cycling/running track around the perimeter of the property.

The main house features four bedrooms and two bathrooms, both with claw foot baths, and the cabana pool house is self-contained and features a queen bedroom and separate bathroom with large living area with a comfortable queen sofabed. Stonegate features a large light-filled formal living and dining areas with an open fire, a gourmet French farmhouse kitchen with stainless steel appliances and a huge casual living room with library room and cinema spilling out onto a three metre wraparound verandah.

Stonegate has all the features of a five star property including ducted air-conditioning, Blackbutt floorboards and three metre high ceilings. It even has a state of the art built in Bose sound system and Foxtel.

Stonegate can accommodate up to 14 guests comfortably.


Maximum 14 guests or 8 guests in separate beds.

Bedroom One - 1 Queen bed and 1 Single bed

Bedroom Two - 1 Queen bed

Bedroom Three - 1 Queen bed

Bedroom Four - 1 Queen bed

Cabana Pool House - 1 Queen Bed

1 Single foldout and 1 Queen sofabed available in lounge of pool house (on request only).


Occupancy is based on 2 or more guests per bedroom - single occupancy will attract a $60 linen fee

Weekend - for up to 10 guests $1400 per night (Thu-Fri or Fri-Sat or Sat-Sun)

Midweek - for up to 10 guests $1050 per night (Mon-Thu)

Extra guests are charged at $95 per person per night.

Children under 13 years are charged at $60 per child per night.

Infants under 2 are free.


A security deposit/bond of $1200.00 is required for your stay and is payable as a credit card pre-authorisation. This will be processed approximately 24 - 48 hours before your arrival, so please ensure the funds are available at this time.


One night stays are available midweek. Weekend one night stays may be available but will attract a surcharge.

Weekend Public Holiday bookings must a minimum 3 night stay at full weekend rate.

Easter, Christmas and New Year are a 3-4 night stay and charged at full weekend rate.

Concert weekends must be a minimum of 10 guests.

Please note, Stonegate has exterior security cameras to monitor the exterior of the home only for the protection of the property. Security cameras are commonplace at many of our rural properties. Footage is private and remains the property of the owner, and will only be used for insurance liability reasons, to monitor occupancy and other policies noted in our Terms & Conditions. They, in no way, are there to infringe upon the expectation of privacy of guests in these exterior areas. To disable or obscure the cameras is prohibited and may result in loss of security deposit or eviction.


Please contact us for a quote. Discounts are available on midweek stays and longer stays of 4 nights and over.

Please note that over the weekends mentioned below there is a house minimum that applies;

15th – 17th December 2017

23rd – 25th February 2018

9th – 11th March 2018

18th – 20th May 2018

Please note that over the weekends mentioned below there is a house minimum and 10% surcharge that applies;

9th – 11th March 2018

6th – 8th April 2018

More Details

Hunter Valley Stays
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french
Calendar last updated:
March 5, 2018


Pokolbin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 3 queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • forests
  • winery tours


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Stonegate Estate - Elegant Homestead
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

Great Property for a Weekend Stay

  • 5 of 5

Stonegate is a wonderful property for a large group for a weekend. It is very well maintained and had everything we needed to make our stay enjoyable. Both the adults and the grandchildren had a fantastic time.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great property

  • 5 of 5

We had a fanatastic weekend with plenty of space and things to do in and around the house. Enjoyed by everyone

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi John, Thank you for your amazing 5 Star review. We are delighted that you enjoyed this very special property. We look forward to hosting you again very soon here in the Hunter. Hunter Valley Stays.
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia

Excellent property

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay for our family celebration. Plenty to do for the children. Safe fenced property. Lovely house with open fires

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Janine, Thanks for your wonderful review and we hope to host you and your family again very soon, Hunter Valley Stays
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Great property!!

  • 5 of 5

We really loved the property! Great for kids - loved the outdoor space with the bike tracks & basketball court being big winners with the boys!


  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Emma, it was such a pleasure to host you and your family for the weekend and we are thrilled to know the boys loved all the activities at Stonegate. Come and stay again soon, Hunter Valley Stays
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia

Great for a large group!

  • 5 of 5

The property was fantastic - everyone who stayed (there were 12 of us!) kept on commenting how great it was. The kitchen in particular - so well equipped - thank you very much for a great stay!

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aleesha thank you for your wonderful review - great to know you enjoyed Stonegate's great kitchen. We are looking forward to welcoming you back for another stay very soon, Hunter Valley Stays
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Shellharbour, New South Wales, Australia

Amazing experience

  • 5 of 5

“We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Stonegate. It was centrally located, wonderfully kept and perfect for our group stay. The service staff were fantastic to deal with and certainly made our experience an enjoyable one.”

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Such a pleasure to arrange your stay Amber and we are thrilled you had an amazing experience at Stonegate. We can't wait to welcome you back, Hunter Valley Stays
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