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Wandin Estate

Accommodation with a Fireplace Lovedale Disabled Access


Hours: Cellar Door: 10am-5pm Monday to Sunday Wandin Kitchen Breakfast 8 -11.30 Fri - Sun, Lunch 12 - 3 Fri - Sun , Dinner 5.30 - 9 Friday and Saturday evenings

Conveniently, your 1st Cellar Door and Restaurant off the Hunter Expressway .

Located in the beautiful Lovedale area of the Hunter Valley ~ 12 Wilderness Road, Lovedale 02 49309888

Boutique Wines exclusive to our Cellar Door

Designed Wine Tasting experiences - picnics baskets, helicopter transfers, cooking classes, art and wine experiences, cricket games with tastings 


Villa style luxury accommodation with a range of floorplans. One night stays welcome. 

Wandin Kitchen open for breakfast, lunch and Dinner showcasing local produce 

Purpose built Wedding and Event. Facility & glorious cricket ground



Wandin Estate is situated in the Lovedale area of the lower Hunter Valley, producing wines of premium quality which are exclusively available at Cellar Door. It is a unique destination for visitors encompassing vineyards, villa accommodation, conferencing venues suitable for both weddings and events, our cricket oval, a cellar door and restaurant all in a beautiful natural setting home to native wildlife, kangaroos and birds.

The Estate is home to Wandin Kitchen with chef John Rutherford at the helm producing breakfast, lunch and dinner from quality local produce supported by his thriving kitchen garden for his local herbs and garnishes. Booking preferred with Breakfast and Lunch served from 8am to 2pm Thursday to Sunday and Dinner Friday and Saturday evenings from 6pm.

Villa accommodation is varied in sizes and is set amongst the vineyards including access to the swimming pool and tennis court; and our purpose built function centre, the Cricketers Pavilion overlooks our country cricket ground.

The Wandin Cellar Door is open Monday-Sunday from 10am to 4pm for comprehensive tasting of a wide range of our wines and fun wine experiences. Visit our friendly & knowledgeable cellar door staff to experience firsthand, quality classic Hunter wines ranging from Sparkling wines, Rose and a wide range of white and red wines to suit everyone.

Wines exclusively available through Cellar Door and made by esteemed winemaker and judge, PJ Charteris.

Guest reviews:

Sami C

14 February 2020

We were blown away with our dining experience at Wandin Valley. Amazing service, delicious food and a lovely ambience. Nestled in gorgeous Australia Bush this is a wonderful gem of a restaurant. Highly recommend the sourdough scallops and duck.



Toni G

11 January 2020

Lovely meal and attentive staff that were very welcoming. xx



Andrew P

10 January 2020

A hidden gem. Food was excellent, a great fusion of colours, flavours and textures.



  • Villa and Vineyard Accomodation
  • Cellar Door Sales & Tasting
  • Restaurant - Wandin Kitchen
  • Disabled Access
  • Wine Experiences
  • Culinary Experience
  • Events
  • Weddings
  • Conferences

Map & Directions

12 Wilderness Road, LOVEDALE NSW 2320


First Vineyard and Restaurant off the Hunter Expressway.

Located at the corner of Wilderness & Lovedale Roads. Entry to the Estate via 12 Wilderness Road, Lovedale. Alternate entrance off Camp Road as you come off the Freeway


Phone: 02 4930 9888

Cancellation Policy

Specific Wedding cancellation policy please contact

Lovedale Long Lunch