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

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
Loxley Cottage Open now

Loxley Cottage


Loxley Cottage is a beautiful brand new, free-standing cottage set on a one acre fenced paddock. Perfect for the family holiday or a weekend escape with friends, located on one hundred acres of open fields and woodlands in Lovedale.

Location: 1108 Lovedale Road, Lovedale NSW, AustraliaWebsite: 1300 386 170
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
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
Lovedale Lodge Open now

Lovedale Lodge


A charming homestead and cottages on a secluded 36 acre property, nestled in the picturesque

Location: Lovedale Lodge, 197 Londons Road, Lovedale NSW, AustraliaWebsite: 0411 362 327
Lovedale Wedding Chapel and Reception Open now

Lovedale Wedding Chapel and Reception


Lovedale Wedding Chapel & Reception offers the perfect location for your special day, providing an intimate and private setting within a parkland landscape with views to the Watagans and Brokenback ranges.

Location: Lovedale Wedding Chapel and Reception, Lovedale Road, Allandale NSW, AustraliaWebsite: 0447 923 888
Binnorie Dairy Closed nowOpens at 10:00:AM tomorrow

Binnorie Dairy


Situated in Lovedale, with an eatery on-site, right in the middle of the fabulous Lower Hunter Valley vineyard district, Binnorie Dairy produces a range of cheeses with distinctive characters unavailable outside the region.

Location: 25 Lodge Road, Lovedale NSW, AustraliaWebsite: 02 4998 6660
Lilies Luxury Retreats Open now

Lilies Luxury Retreats


Lilies Luxury Retreats is located on our 23 acre property at Majors Lane in Lovedale NSW- a boutique wine growing area just east of Pokolbin.​

Location: Lilies Luxury Retreats, Majors Lane, Lovedale NSW, AustraliaWebsite: 0428 698 881
Lovedale Country Lodge Open now

Lovedale Country Lodge


Lovedale Country Lodge is a a charming free-standing, 5 bedroom cottage on 27 acres, perfect for the family holiday or a weekend escape with friends in the the heart of Lovedale.

Location: Lovedale Country Lodge 5br Homestead, Brickmans Lane, Lovedale NSW, AustraliaWebsite: 1300 386 170

Slattery Helicopters


Slattery Helicopters is the Hunter Valley's leading experienced helicopter company.

Location: Cessnock Airport, Wine Country Drive, CessnockWebsite: 0408 649 696