ESCAPE TO THE COUNTRY
Leave the city behind and unwind on the deck of your own cottage, perhaps sipping a glass of fine Hunter Valley wine and do nothing but soak up the serenity and breathtaking views that surround you at picturesque Hunter River Retreat. If your looking for pure Australiana accommodation in the lower Hunter Valley with iron roof, cedar cottages, wildlife and seclusion from other cottages, this is the place for you. Situated 10 minutes from Maitland in the lower Hunter Valley, this rustic rural retreat offers private accommodation and has boutique wineries close by and the main Hunter Valley Wineries 25 minutes away.
We have a swimming pool, and fishing in the Hunter River and bushwalking on the 110 acres.
Full Day Bus Winery Tours can also be organized that pick up from The Retreat - you can taste and not worry about driving .
Rockhouse is a unique private fully self-contained cottage. It was built from rocks collected from the proeprty. It has a private Jacuzzi spa .
It has two loft bedrooms separated by the internal staircase, and 6 ft walls. One bedroom has a queen bed and the other has a queen and a set of bunk beds (2 singles). Splendid views of the valley .
Rockhouse is $600 for 2 people for the weekend ( 2 nights) .
Minimum 2 night stay midweek.
Minimum 2 night stay on weekends .(Weekends classified as either Friday & Saturday or Saturday & Sunday).
Minimum 3 night stay on long weekends
FOR LARGER GROUPS 2- 30 people
Can also be booked to accommodate larger groups, as part of Hunter River Retreat.
Other cottages, are Ironbark Lodge (10 people) , Bluegum Cottage (6 people ) , Cedar Cottage (6 people) and Olive Cottage (2 people) .