The gourmet lover’s corner of the Hunter Valley. The winding country roads of Lovedale are lined with cellar doors, eateries and a wide ranging collection of places to stay. There is horse riding, hot air ballooning and so much to explore. Wine, dine, stay and play in Lovedale.

Home of the Long Lunch, Lovedale businesses are small and boutique-styled, you can meet the owners and enjoy personalised experiences.

Centrally located in wine country Lovedale is known for its boutique wineries, personalised service and fine dining. There is a range of activities to do in Lovedale, from wine, olive and chocolate tasting; to hot air ballooning and horse riding. There are a wide range of accommodation styles in Lovedale to suit your needs.

Centrally located right next to Pokolbin, Lovedale Hunter Valley offers boutique accommodation, high quality cellar doors, a fabulous selection of Hunter Valley activities from hot air ballooning to horse riding, and passionate chefs and artists that each tell their own story.

In Lovedale, you will find that the cellar doors and accommodation are smaller and boutique-styled; so you can meet the owners and enjoy a more personalised experience.

Lovedale Hunter Valley is just 2 hours from Sydney and 30 minutes from Newcastle airport. Follow the signs to Lovedale via the Hunter Expressway, take the Lovedale Road exit to Lovedale and you will arrive in the heart of Wine Country. We look forward to welcoming you.

Things To Do

  • Lovedale Long Lunch– annual progressive style lunch for food and wine lovers
  • Boutique Wineries – high quality cellar doors await, met the owner or the winemaker
  • Activities Abound – horse riding, hot air ballooning, spas, art classes and golf
  • Foodies Paradise– passionate chefs ensure restaurants and cafés are up there with the best

Lovedale Visitor Information Centre

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Things to see and do in Loveale and Surrounds

Lillino’s Open now



Located on the grounds of St Clements Estate, Lillino's offers traditional food with a Sardinian/Mediterranean influence, complimented by award winning estate grown wines.

Location: Cannot determine address at this location.Website: 02 4930 7799
Englewood Ridge Open now

Englewood Ridge


Englewood Ridge, surrounded by vineyards, is a beautifully decorated home designed to take full advantage of the superb views of the Brokenback Ranges and its own 25 gently undulating and lightly wooded acres.

Location: 65 Talga Rd, Lovedale 2325Website: 0417 287 345
Sovereign Hill Country Lodge and Vineyard Open now

Sovereign Hill Country Lodge and Vineyard


Sovereign Hill Country Lodge offers a home away from home in the Hunter Valley. Set on a ridge overlooking the picturesque Brokenback Ranges, your Lovedale accommodation boasts superb views of Hunter Valley Wine Country. Great for couples or group bookings.

Location: Sovereign Hill Country Lodge, Talga Road, Rothbury NSW, AustraliaWebsite: 02 4930 7755

Hunter Valley Beer Trail


Welcome to Hunter Valley Beer Country, handcrafted and authentic. Four local breweries band together to give you a self guided beer trail for the Hunter Valley.

Burncroft Guesthouse Open now

Burncroft Guesthouse


Luxury self-contained large holiday house & home for couples & groups. Central to Lovedale & Hunter Valley Wine Region.

Location: Burncroft Guest House, 207 Talga Road, Lovedale NSW, AustraliaWebsite: 02 4930 7246
Capercaillie Wines Open now

Capercaillie Wines


Capercaillie Wines was established in the Hunter Valley by Alasdair Sutherland in late 1995 when he

Hill Top Country Guest House Open now

Hill Top Country Guest House


Located on top of the Molly Morgan Range, the 300 acre secluded property enjoys the spectacular views of the world renown vineyards, wineries, olive groves and mountain ranges to the south and to the northern boundary of Barrington Tops.

Location: 288 Talga Road, Rothbury NSW, AustraliaWebsite: 02 4930 7111
Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley Open now

Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley


Ideally located in the heart of the Hunter Valley, just over two hours north of Sydney, Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley offers premier resort accommodation with a scenic golf course, breathtaking vineyard views and great leisure facilities right on our doorstep.

Location: 430 Wine Country Drive, Lovedale AustraliaWebsite: 02 4991 0000
Madigan Wine Country Cottages Open now

Madigan Wine Country Cottages


Madigan Wine Country Cottages provide six cottages for guest accommodation in the Hunter Valley.

Location: 504 Wilderness Road, Rothbury NSW, AustraliaWebsite: 0490 403 387
Cottages on Lovedale Open now

Cottages on Lovedale


Our cottages provide the perfect getaway for people who crave total privacy to completely relax and rejuvenate in the heart of beautiful Lovedale, Hunter Valley Wine Country. Our three luxurious cottages are set on 25 acres of lovely countryside and are full of modern day country charm.

Location: 636 Lovedale Road, Lovedale NSW, AustraliaWebsite: 02 4930 7938