Things to do in the Hunter Valley
As one of the most celebrated wine regions in the country, this is the best escape for wine lovers keen to explore the wineries and local growers nearby. With a selection of outstanding restaurants and cheese makers a short distance away, we are a foodies abode. Guests can also enjoy the local zoo with families or head off for a round of golf at one of the nearby courses.
While we are close by to a number of great attractions in the Hunter Valley, and our country estate boasts tennis courts, a billiards room, an onsite Grecian-style pool house with indoor heated pool, sauna and spa, and a gymnasium. During your stay, you will also enjoy access to our welcoming guest lounge and library where you can curl up in front of our open fire during winter or enjoy a cool beverage during the warmer summer months. We also offer a 24-hour reception, room service, and laundry service to ensure your every need is met.
Filled with gastronomical delights, the Hunter Valley is a food and wine lover’s paradise and Kirkton Park’s luxury accommodation is the perfect place to discover all that the region has to offer.
There are many ways to make your way through Hunter Valley wine country including hiring a bike from our hotel reception team, driving or touring. With over 140 wineries and cellar doors ready to welcome you, alongside restaurants, cheese, chocolate and olive producers you are bound to be able to sate your appetite for fine food and wine.
The region also boasts world class golfing facilities, the largest display garden in the southern hemisphere, boutique shopping villages and some of the most stunning scenery in the country.
For the more adventurous or those looking to add a touch of romance to their Hunter Valley experience a Cloud 9 Balloon Flight will have you seeing the Hunter Valley like you have never seen it before. Gliding over the vineyards in the early hours of the morning is a magical experience that will stay with you forever.
Our concierge team are always happy to help you plan your activities during your stay or visit www.winecountry.com.au to start putting together your own wine trail wish list today.
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Cellar Door: 10am - 5pm daily, 750 Debeyers Rd, Pokolbin
Phone: +61 2 4993 3600
Cellar Door: Call for opening hours, 2 Oakey Creek Road, POKOLBIN NSW 2320
Phone: +61 2 4991 5456
Cellar Door: 10am - 5pm daily, Pavilion B, 2144 Broke Road (Cnr McDonalds Road), Pokolbin
Phone: +61 2 4998 7474
Saddler's Creek Wine
Cellar Door: 10am - 5pm daily, 15 Marrowbone Road, Pokolbin
Phone: +61 2 4991 1770
Cellar Door: 9am - 5pm daily, 358 McDonalds Rd, Pokolbin
Phone: +61 2 4998 7570
Tinklers Vineyard & Produce
Cellar Door: Call for opening hours, 53 Pokolbin Mountains Road, Pokolbin
Phone: +61 2 4998 7435
Cellar Door: 10am - 5pm daily, 310 Oakey Creek Road, Pokolbin
Phone: +61 2 4998 7885
Visit them: 1 Mistletoe Lane, Pokolbin
Phone: +61 2 4998 6660
Hunter Valley Cheese Company
Visit them: 447 McDonalds Road, Pokolbin
Phone: +61 2 4998 7744
Hunter Valley Smelly Cheese shop
Visit them: Tempus Two Complex, 2144 Broke Road, Pokolbin
Phone: +61 2 4998 6713
Sabor in the Hunter
Visit them: 319 Wilderness Road, Lovedale
Phone: 1300 958 850
Hunter Valley Chocolate Company
Visit them: 2320 Broke Road, Pokolbin
Phone: +61 2 4998 6999