Starline is a ing alpaca farm providing high quality accommodation amongst the vineyards of the Broke Fordwich wine area, in cottages and couples only suites. A full range of leisure amenities is provided including tennis, swimming pool, kids playground and extensive gardens.
The alpacas are to be found throughout the farm, often right next to the cottages. They can be visited at any time right through the day, and will come to eat a treat right from your hand. Take the children to visit the chickens and experience collecting a fresh laid egg.
The 13 cottages vary in their capacity, to suit groups of different sizes. All cottages have fully equipped kitchens and barbecues.
There are three spacious suites for couples only, the Stockyard suites. From your front window you can watch the alpacas come in to drink and take shelter.
Whispering Brook country house commands spectacular views of the estate's 25 acres of vineyards, olive groves and charming cottage gardens. Whispering Brook is a beautiful and spacious country house with six bedrooms, an open plan sleeping area and three bathrooms - sleeping 10-18 guests. Crisp white linen is supplied and the bathrooms are equipped with hand made olive oil guest soaps.
Stroll to the Whispering Brook ar door and winery to sample boutique, artisan wines and olive oils or relax with a cheese and antipasto platter on the ar door veranda or book your own in-house chef for a special dining experience.
The house features an open plan, fully equipped recycled timber kitchen with modern stainless steel appliances including a large stainless steel gas and electric oven, dishwasher, large refrigerator and microwave oven. Large indoor and outdoor entertaining areas with barbecue are perfect for entertaining.
Treat yourself to a romantic weekend or a weekend away for the family, stop over for a Hunter Valley concert or wedding, or book the whole farm for a great weekend for your group of family and friends.
Hunter Valley Macadamia Farm can help you to organise a wine tour from their Guest House, or door to door transfers with one of the local coach companies to the Hunter Valley concert venues of Hope Estate, Bimbadgen Estate and Tempus Two.
While in the Hunter Valley, visit the Hunter Valley Gardens, Hunter Valley Chocolate Shop, The Cheese Factory, Potters Brewery, the Wineries of Pokolbin and lots of local Broke ar Doors too!
Or just relax on the farm. Take a walk in the macadamia and citrus orchards, meet our beautiful miniature horses and take in the spectacular view of the Broke Mountain Range and Valley.
Pemberley Grange offers luxury private suite bed and breakfast accommodation on a 37 acre property in the rural village of Broke in the heart of the Hunter Valley, just two hours north of central Sydney.
Each suite is self-contained with open plan bedroom/living room, compact kitchen and private terrace with uninterrupted views of Yellow Rock and the Brokenback Ranges.
After an active day wine tasting or sampling the regions produce watch the sun set against Yellow Rock from your terrace, the pool or the guest pavilion with its sweeping views of the valley, vineyards and olive groves.
While in the region enjoy the best of the Hunter such as a wine tour; visit local olive producers; go horse riding or hot air ballooning; visit the Hunter Valley Gardens, or the historic towns of Morpeth or Maitland; play golf, or simply... take time out to relax!
At Serenity Grove they look forward to enhancing your Hunter experience. Relax in a rural setting in the Hunter Valley Wine Region; there is native wildlife, award winning vineyards and olive groves all local to their own olive grove and cattle property, in this picturesque valley.
There are two fully self-contained three bedroom cottages nestled in a grove of sheoaks on a rural setting, at the foot of Yango National Park, with a commercial grove of olives and grazing cattle, wild kangaroos and native bird life.
Situated adjacent to established award winning vineyards, the cottages sleep up to 10 persons per cottage with two bathrooms in each cottage. They offer competitive rates.
They now have a pergola (100 square metres) built from timbers on the property, which provides an ideal venue for groups or family reunions. Catering can be arranged if required.
There is no smoking inside the cottages.
Blaxlands Cottage, located at Broke Estate Vineyard is a little piece of history which has recently been lovingly restored to its former glory, to capture the past and create a relaxing, unique escape just perfect for a romantic stay for two or a small group of up to four guests. Gregory Blaxland was commissioned to find 'The Great North Road' for the colony of Sydney and passed through Broke in 1816. His brother John was later granted the land where the Blaxland family built the cottage around 1890. The Blaxland's were awarded the first medal for wine sent to London from Australia.
With modern inclusions and the rustic charm of yesteryear, Blaxlands is the 'something different' you've been searching for. Enjoy the views from the porch sipping a glass of Hunter Valley wine, visit some ar doors or the award winning Margan restaurant, just minutes away.
These two picturesque cottages in the Broke/Fordwich region of the Hunter Valley are on a small acreage with some natural bush ideal for bushwalking. The property lies alongside part of the Great North Road and is a scenic route from Sydney taking just two hours.
There are many ars doors within easy reach as well as fine restaurants and cafes. Each cottage is self-contained, private and available separately or when combined can accommodate up to 14 people comfortably. They both have wheelchair access as well as car-parking.
Your hosts can arrange wine tours, horse riding and much more. Discounts may apply if you are planning a wedding or group outing and need multiple accommodations. There are nine separate accommodation offerings available.
The Dairy Vineyard Cottage is located on the Tinonee Estate Vineyard in the picturesque Broke Fordwich region of the Valley. Originally built and operated as a dairy farm, this heritage property has now been converted into cottage style accommodation - the perfect complement to the flourishing Tinonee House, already established on this estate.
Offering comfortable accommodation for up to four guests, The Dairy Vineyard Cottage is perfectly located across the road from the popular Margan Winery and Restaurant, is just a short drive to some lovely boutique ar doors and 10 minutes to Hermitage Road, Pokolbin.
Dell-Lee Cottage is a lovely detached two bedroom cottage, located just minutes from Broke's most popular wedding venues.
Perfect for a short stay, Dell-Lee Cottage offers comfortable, spacious accommodation for two to six guests in a quaint village location. The cottage also features a private yard and covered outdoor patio area with barbecue.
Red Tractor Retreat and Studio is a lovely rustic open-plan five bedroom, two bathroom country farmhouse located at the edge of Broke village and set on three beautiful acres minutes from cellar doors and restaurants. The retreat and studio will comfortably accommodate up to 10 guests.
The main house has three queen bedrooms and just a few steps into the garden you will discover 'The Love Shack' and the studio. The Love Shack is the perfect escape for two, with a queen bed and views over the gardens.
Take your morning stroll in the direction of Broke General Store to grab your cappuccino and daily paper. The property is only a 500 metre walk to the award-winning Margan Restaurant and cellar door.
You can book Red Tractor Retreat without the use of the Studio at a more cost effective solution if your group is smaller.
Located in the beautiful hamlet of Broke, Nightingale Wines offers a fantastic cellar door experience, luxury spa villa accommodation and restaurant.
Visit Nightingale Wines, the home of the 2005 James Busby Trophy. Meet the people who grow the fruit, make the wine and present it at Cellar Door. Select from their range of medal-winning wines. Enjoy the Nightingale Wines experience in one of the prettiest vineyards and Cellar Doors in the Hunter Valley....
Cicada and Hunter Moon are two luxury holiday rental houses which are situated in an idyllic setting at the foothills of the Broke Fordwich mountains and between some of the best vineyards in the Hunter. The perfect spot for group or family gatherings or bridal parties. You can rent one or both houses.
Cicada Country House is situated in an idyllic setting at the foothills of the Broke Fordwich mountains and between some of the best vineyards in the Hunter. Set on 25 private acres only minutes to great restaurants such as Margans and Nightingales, and to the town of Broke. Take in the panoramic views in the spa or stroll down to the creek.
Hunter Moon Country House is a luxury, five bedroom house with a 12 person spa and fireplace. Recently built, it is able to sleep 14 singles or six couples. Hunter Moon has a panoramic view over a large dam, and out to the mountains and vineyards. It is centrally heated and air-conditioned with a wood burning fireplace.
This is the perfect location for hens nights, family gatherings, weddings, or group accommodation, as the two houses together give you accommodation for up to 24 guests....
Located in the D'Entrecasteaux National Park, Snottygobble Loop Camp is a great spot for bushwalking, photography, fish, bird watching and boating.
A walk trail extends from the campground, along the brook, leading to the nearby Goblin Swamp.
The campground itself features nine shady campsites, as well as a large group camping area with shared camp kitchen facilities.
Wood barbecues (bring your own wood), picnic tables, and toilets are provided.
Campers are advised that bookings cannot be made.
Park entry fees apply.
For more information, please visit the Department of Parks and Wildlife's Parkstay website.