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Girls Getaway in the Hunter Valley

Are you in search of inspiration for an unforgettable girls' getaway weekend?

Look no further than the Hunter Valley, an ideal destination for birthday celebrations, hen parties, Mother's Day surprises, or simply a rejuvenating retreat with your closest friends. Just a two-hour drive from Sydney, this region has something for everyone. Indulge in delectable dining experiences, sample vibrant wines, and partake in a variety of exciting activities. With an array of accommodation options to suit every taste, your trip is sure to be complete. Here are some top recommendations for where to dine, sip, stay, and play when organizing a girls' weekend away.


Whether you're in the mood for a laid-back dining affair or want to be wowed at one of our many hatted restaurants, the Hunter Valley boasts an array of epicurean delights to satisfy every palate. Kickstart your morning at one of the region's charming cafes such as Café Enzo, Restaurant Cuvee at Peterson’s House, or The Deck Café, perfect for indulging in morning mimosas or a steaming cup of coffee. For a captivating alfresco lunch or a vineyard-view dining experience, reserve a table at The Wood Restaurant at Brokenwood or Twine Restaurant, all offering breathtaking vistas. For casual dinner options, unwind with cocktails and shared plates at Jimmy Joans, Nineteen, or Harrigan’s Hunter Valley. If you're aiming for an unforgettable culinary celebration, consider Circa 1876, Pescara Restaurant, or eRemo Restaurant. Alternatively, if you prefer to relax and enjoy your accommodation, numerous delectable takeaway options await your selection


Nothing says 'girls day out' like hopping from winery to winery in the vineyards! Round up your girlfriends, arrange transportation through one of our tour companies, don your favorite dresses, and embark on a vineyard adventure. Peterson’s House awaits, catering to those who enjoy popping the bubbly delights with a variety of sweet and classic bubbles, all within a lively and notably pink ambiance. Make sure to capture a group photo beneath the iconic vine-draped archway at Tamburlaine Wines before or after enjoying a wine tasting at their cellar door. Just a short distance away from Tamburlaine, you will find Iron Gate Estate, where Tuscan-inspired architecture pairs perfectly with their delectable range of estate-grown wines. For another great photo opportunity and award winning wines, be sure to pop into Vamp by Lisa McGuigan located on Broke Road. The cellar door is a monochrome feast for the eyes and also offers an oyster bar - perfect to pair with a wine tasting. Or, take a leisurely drive out to Broke Fordwich and discover Talits Estate, an award winning family-owned vineyard with a luxury Provençal holiday home towards the back of the property - a very popular photo spot. 


When booking accommodation for your group getaway, consider booking a house or bed and breakfast for a more intimate and personalized experience. Hunter Valley Stays offer a range of unique and luxurious properties scattered throughout the Hunter Valley, accommodating groups of all sizes, from cosy retreats for two, to spacious accommodations for over twenty guests. Explore options like Degen Estate, The Grey House, and Binbilla Estate for a range of choices. For those seeking a vineyard retreat, Bonvilla Estate on Oakey Creek Road is a splendid option, nestled among 250 olive trees and surrounded by vineyards, offering a ranch-style house perfect for a picturesque girls' getaway. Alternatively, consider Tinonee Estate Vineyard, situated in the country oasis of Broke Fordwich, for a serene escape. If your group prefers a more secluded stay, Hermitage Lodge on McDonalds Road provides an intimate boutique hotel experience, radiating the warmth and authenticity characteristic of Wine Country hospitality. Click here to check out all of our accommodation offers. 


Unlock a world of endless fun with your group in the Hunter Valley. Unleash your inner artist by indulging in a paint and sip experience at a winery with Pinot & Picasso, or opt for the convenience of a Stay n' Sip paint session right at your accommodation. For a more laid-back day, pamper yourselves at one of our award-winning day spas such as Elysia Wellness Retreat, The Spa at Chateau Elan, Spa Anise, or Ubika Spa nestled within Rydges Resort Hunter Valley. Delve into the vibrant Hunter Valley art scene and awaken your creative spirit with a visit to one of our art galleries. Explore local artworks at Watershed Gallery, Winmark Art Gallery, or the Loviz Art Gallery at Rydges Resort, and immerse yourself in the region's rich artistic tapestry.



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