Not far from Newcastle, Pokolbin is a rural town that is part of the Hunter Valley Region. A favourite holiday destination for wine lovers and bird watchers, Pokolbin provides a unique location to relax and escape from the pressures of city living.
Because Pokolbin is situated close to the Hunter Valley wine region, it is the perfect place to stay if you want to visit the wineries in the area. It is also close to many fine restaurants, as well as golf courses, cheese shops, chocolate shops and more.
Choose from a number of quality accommodation options. A popular destination for wedding receptions, Pokolbin is replete with boutique hotels, motels, villas, lodges, cottages and guesthouses. Cosy, charming and intimate, these settings make it possible to relax with a group of friends, enjoy some quality time with loved ones, or simply enjoy a glass of wine while reclining beside the fireplace.
Because Pokolbin is only a two hour drive from Sydney, it's the perfect place to stay if you're planning a weekend getaway. It's also a great destination for taking larger groups - as you can rent out a house that is fully equipped with kitchen facilities. This way, you can create a charming 'home away from home' to make your friends and family feel comfortable.
If you love the finer things in life, why not stay at one of the wineries in the Hunter Valley region? Here you will get to enjoy a delicious meal prepared from fresh local ingredients - including, of course, a delicious glass of well-deserved wine.
Pokolbin is also home to some of Australia's best golfing and leisure resorts. Take in the stunning countryside while enjoying a day of wine tasting before retreating to your own private dwelling - complete with comforts such as spa facilities and hot cooked breakfasts. Perfect for a relaxing escape away from the stresses of normal life, Pokolbin is a hedonist's dream come true!