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    Hunter Homestead

    348 Talga Rd, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
    011 61 2 8188 4562
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
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    “large family” (2 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 33 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Disappointed to read other reviews that milk and bread were provided for others - we had to go back out one we arrived to buy some, which I had assumed would have been included in the "breakfast provisions" but apart from that the cottage had...More

    Thank Dana W
    Response from Gillian L, Owner at Hunter HomesteadResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Dana, Sincere apologies about the milk and bread. We do always provide milk and break with the breakfast goodies. I'm sorry to say that I must have been having a forgetful moment that day and forgotten to put the milk and bread in your...More

    Reviewed 16 August 2016

    An ideal location for those wanting to be in the Rothbury and Pokolbin area surrounded by vineyards and eateries. The Homestead is suited for large family and group gatherings as the main house accommodates up to 10 plus the sofa in the downstairs lounge room...More

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    Thank iprice5
    Response from HunterHomestead, Owner at Hunter HomesteadResponded 17 August 2016

    Hi Cheryl, Thank you for your great review. Glad you had a good birthday weekend.. Regards, Gillian

    Reviewed 3 July 2016

    Needed accommodation for full family in preparation for a wedding. The homestead and cottage were filled to the brim with people. Great for this occasion as all facilities and provisions up to scratch. This was a great location and space for the 2 days. Plenty...More

    Thank Al B
    Response from HunterHomestead, Owner at Hunter HomesteadResponded 5 July 2016

    Hi Al, Thank you very much for your review. It was an absolute pleasure to have you and your family here to stay. Glad that the wedding and everything went off well. We look forward to seeing you here in Lovedale another time. Regards, Gillian

    Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

    The cottage is very cosy and equipped with all essentials including coffee pods, eggs, bacon, bread, milk and juice. The owners are lovely and make your stay that more personable. I'm planning my next visit as i type this 😆

    Thank Brookiey
    Response from HunterHomestead, Owner at Hunter HomesteadResponded 6 June 2016

    Hi Brooke, Thank you for your lovely review. Very happy that you had a good stay and we look forward to seeing you again. Gillian and Neil

    Reviewed 17 May 2016

    We came here for my 30th birthday and were very impressed. The house was fantastic and comfortably slept a group of 18. The outdoor area was perfect for a barbeque and socialising. It was also very close to the main attractions. We will definitely be...More

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    Thank phillipwolffe
    Response from HunterHomestead, Owner at Hunter HomesteadResponded 6 June 2016

    Thank you Phillip, glad that you and your friends had a good weekend. Look forward to seeing you all again.

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$ 121 - US$ 420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • New South Wales >
    • Greater Newcastle >
    • Cessnock >
    • Lovedale
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    • Hunter Homestead Greater Newcastle/Lovedale
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