Wine Country Lodge is a large, centrally located country house perfect for large groups of friends and family looking to enjoy a wonderful weekend stay in the Hunter Valley. Privately set back from Wine Country Drive and set on five acres surrounded by 200 acres of the former Lindeman’s Sunshine vineyard, Wine Country Lodge is moments from all major Hunter Valley attractions. The Lodge features 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms accommodating 17 guests in great comfort.
Arriving via the circular driveway to the undercover portico, guests are greeted by a generous open plan central living area. In the Great Room, features include a cathedral ceiling, large seating and entertaining areas and an electric fireplace, as well as floor to ceiling windows that bring in the beautiful views of the surrounding rural landscape and Brokenback Mountain range beyond.
Wine Country Lodge is truly an entertainers dream with a fully equipped country kitchen, generous dining table for 18 guests spilling out to the wrap-around verandah where you can enjoy a delicious BBQ and outdoor dining/living area both day and night. Alternatively, if you wish to stay-in and relax without catering, an in-house chef can be arranged to create a dining experience or celebration your guests will always remember.
The two wings of the property feature bedrooms with air-conditioning and/or fans. The right wing features the master bedroom with corner spa and walk-in wardrobe, a king and queen bedroom along with a separate family bathroom, WC and laundry facilities. The left wing includes 4 suites, all with en-suite bathrooms and TV’s. All bedrooms are beautifully styled and have french doors that provide each guest with their own access to the spacious verandahs where they can take in the views of the peaceful surrounds, and watch the kangaroos whilst relaxing and enjoying the morning sun. Air-conditioning and/or fans throughout, this property is to be enjoyed in any season.
For those wishing to curl up with a book or relax with board games, there are plenty to enjoy in the reading room adjacent to the Great Room. Bookshelves brimming with great books, magazines and games to keep everyone entertained. Additionally for some extra entertainment the downstairs games room features a pool table for your enjoyment.
Wine Country Lodge is ideally located to enjoy award winning restaurants and cellar doors, The Vintage Golf Course, The Hunter Valley Gardens, art galleries, walking and bike trails, or a sunrise adventure with Beyond Ballooning, sailing high across the vineyards in a hot air balloon. The historic village of Branxton is only a short drive away where guests can enjoy the solar heated public swimming pool with kids pool or a fun afternoon with live music at the Federal Hotel. With wine tours and concert pick ups at the front gate, your whole group will be thanking you for choosing this wonderful property for your stay. To cool of there is a fantastic local pool located at Branxton which is only an 8 minute drive away!
A weekend at Wine Country Lodge will leave you wanting to stay longer or return with more family and friends to enjoy another memorable weekend in the Hunter Valley.
Please note that this property is not pet friendly.
Maximum 17 guests or 12 guests in individual beds
Bedroom 1 – 1 Queen Bed plus 1 additional Single Bed with ensuite
Bedroom 2 – 1 Queen Bed plus 1 additional Single Bed with ensuite
Bedroom 3 – 1 Queen Bed with ensuite
Bedroom 4 – 1 Queen Bed with ensuite
Bedroom 5 – 1 King bed (can be split into 2 x King Singles) plus 1 additional Single Bed with ensuite
Bedroom 6 – 1 King bed (can be split int 2 x King Singles)
Bedroom 7 – 1 Queen Bed
CHECKING IN & OUT
Check-in from 2pm and check-out by 11am
Weekend – For up to 12 guests $1380 per night (Thu-Fri or Fri-Sat or Sat-Sun)
Midweek – For up to 12 guests $1000 per night (Monday-Thursday)
Additional adults $95 per person per night
Additional children 2-13 years $60 per person per night
Infants under 2 years free of charge
A security deposit/bond of $1000.00 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.
GETTING THERE AND DISTANCES
Wine Country Lodge is 102 kms from Hunter Valley