Pokolbin lies at the centre of the Hunter Valley region in New South Wales and is a great destination for gourmets and wine lovers. Numerous vineyards in all sizes offer cellar doors, cafés, excellent restaurants, and accommodation. Learn all about fermented grapes at the Hunter Valley Wine School at the Hunter Valley Resort, go on a wine tour in a horse-drawn wagon, or do tastings at the Hunter Valley Cheese Company, Hunter Distillery, or the Matilda Bay Brewhouse. If you are feeling adventurous, you can discover the area from above in a hot air balloon. Don’t forget to visit the renowned Hunter Valley Gardens, where you will marvel at the beauty of 60 acres of magnificent themed gardens.
Places to stay
Accommodation in Pokolbin, Hunter Valley, is varied and ranges from luxurious boutique hotels, vineyard chalets, and cosy bed and breakfasts to cheap but comfortable motels and cabins. Pokolbin hotels are spread out over a large area with a denser concentration near the Hunter Valley Gardens along Broke Road.
Pokolbin is located 160 km north of Sydney and 60 km west of Newcastle. The closest major airport is Newcastle Airport (NCL). Renting a car from us at Expedia.co.nz is the easiest and most comfortable way to get to Pokolbin. Due to the distances between attractions, we don’t recommend public transport as a way to see the area.
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Browse our selection of Pokolbin accommodation here at Expedia.co.nz and find specials and last minute offers that will make you want to pack your bags immediately. If you have a favourite wine from the Hunter Valley, check if the vineyard has accommodation, as many of them do. Book today and start looking forward to your gourmet weekend or romantic escape.