May 3, 2019
Take your pet for a weekend in wine country.
Located around 3 hours north of Sydney, it is home to more than 120 wineries, gourmet restaurants, spa retreats and concerts in the vineyards, some which welcome pets.
Looking for dog-friendly wineries in the Hunter Valley?
Valley View Cottage, Hunter Valley
This lovely country cottage sleeps up to 8 guests, has 6 acres of grounds, lovely gardens which attract birds, and great views across the Hunter Valley Wine Country. We have regular guests stay with their family dogs and cats who are allowed inside with their own bedding. The house is well equipped and attractively presented with excellent outdoor living spaces to maximise the rural setting. Contact for more information.
Pokolbin, Hunter Valley
M 0418 262990
This 4-bedroom vineyard cottage is adjacent to ‘Thirsty Pallette’ cellar door and art studio. Accommodation consists of 2 queen bedrooms and 2 twin single bedrooms plus 2 bathrooms, accommodating for up to 8 guests. You will enjoy lounging by the pool overlooking the Brokenback Ranges and Watagan Mountains. The cottage has a fully fenced rear yard with a comfortable kennel for your best mate.
247 Wilderness Road, Lovedale 2325
M 0400 356-867
Deja Vu Estate
Bring your pet to this tranquil villa style accommodation. Set on 35 acres of bushland, each villa has been located to give complete privacy and caters only for a couple. Guests will love the attention to detail and personal touches!
Call ahead first if bringing animals. From $349 per night.
274 Old N Rd, Pokolbin 2320
T 02 6574 7178
Located in Cessnock, this 3-bedroom property with 2 bathrooms is pet-friendly and has a fully fenced yard, two kennels, water bowls, and food supplied. There is a large swimming pool with water fountains, free Wi-Fi, original timber flooring, high timber ceilings, an open fireplace, original wood-fuel kitchen stove, modern kitchen appliances, and a fully-equipped kitchen. Guests will be greeted with a complimentary bottle of local wine and chocolates on arrival. From $530 per night.
This beautiful 3-bedroom restored cottage in Pokolbin with modern conveniences is pet-friendly. It’s a perfect escape for family and friends, wedding and reunions, and has a private 6 hole range golf course, damns for yabbies and perch, swings for the kids. The pool and entertainment area are perfect for sunset drinks. From $483 per night.
Old Maitland Inn
Our favourite shiba-Inu recently stayed at Old Maitland Inn where you can expect a friendly service and delicious breakfast at this pet-friendly accommodation located off the New England Highway in the Lower Hunter Valley.
Guests can enjoy an outdoor pool and BBQ area, free WiFi and 10 cable channels. The property includes a restaurant and bar.
Book pet-friendly rooms prior to arrival.
Photo credit: @hina_shiba_sydney
279 New England Hwy, Rutherford 2320
T 02 4932 5255