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BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic location for concerts at Hunter Valley. Easy pick up and drop off location by Rovers Coaches (out the front of hotel). Bus ride was approximately 30 minutes Pool was great and facilities were clean and comfortable

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Janeen B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Nice and quite hotel, friendly environment, greeted with a bottle of wine and complementary Breakfast for 2, for the next day. Room is a bit small but clean and comfortable. A small walking distance to a lovely pub, that has live music and food if you don't want to go anywhere else for the night.

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Janeen B, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Angela, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

we visited just for one night, and the hotel is in easy to find, very quiet and has a number of room choices. the rooms themselves were very clean, spacious and provides an outdoor verandah. very conveniently located, easy access to all locations, and good for singles, couples or families. staff are lovely and very helpful. there is a restaurant...

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Janeen B, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Donna, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you...

Goulburn, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2 day conference. Spacious immaculate accommodation. Delicious group dinner in our own private room. The staff were keen to help with any special needs that arose during our NSW meeting. Thanks for the fresh bean coffee☕️

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Janeen B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Vicki R. Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel. It was a pleasure hosting you and the other delegates at the B.W. regional meeting on the weekend and it is always pleasing to receive a compliment from an industry professional and colleague on our service and offering for which our team are extremley proud and strive...

Sydney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was accommodated at the Best Western Plus Hunter Gateway whilst on operational deployment for work. After some last minute hunting around, I am glad that they found this hotel and booked us in. We were late arriving at the hotel and as such, I received a welcoming text message to advise of the after-hours arrival process. We arrived just...

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Janeen B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Adz2000 Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel we appreciate the time taken and are pleased we were able to meet and exceed your expectations during your stay, our staff pride themselves on meeting the guest expectations and are always looking for new initiatives on how to improve our offering and this is only made possible...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The motel was very clean, quiet and a lovely place to stay. Rooms were spacious, large bathroom and shower. Rooms cleaned every day and supplies restocked. McDonalds and Oporto directly across the road, hotel next door with good value meals. Only an easy 5 minute drive into Maitland so close to the main shopping centre.

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Christopher R, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Michelle M, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope...

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Very clean, very modern and very comfortable. Certain to have a good night sleep in comfy bed. Away from hassle and bustle of the traffic, yet very close to town centre. Good value for level of quality and comfort. Recommended.

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Christopher R, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you...

Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Great room with modrrn and well maintained appointments. Situated in a quiet area with liytle road noise and nice grounds. Breakfast buffet or hot is served daily in their restaurant from 6am which was great value. You won't be disappointed.

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Janeen B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel, we appreciate the feedback as it helps us to ensure that we exceed our guests expectations. We will pass your kind comments onto our team who are are always keen to under promise and over deliver and we look forward to welcoming you back next time you are visiting the...

Rutherford, Australia
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Hunter Gateway for 7 nights and found it to be much improved from our last visit in 2012.. At that time it was under different ownership and a it needed some TLC. Since then it has been refurbished ( due somewhat to flood damage in 2015 ). and is now under the 'Best Western' banner.. We...

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Janeen B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway, responded to this review

Dear guest. Thank you for taking the time to write an extensive review of our Hotel. We do appreciate the time you have taken and are pleased that we exceeded your expectations in this instance, repeat guests such as yourself are extremely important to our Hotel and we are always striving to improve our offering in order to improve our...

Penrith, Australia
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed one night on Groupon voucher. Room was large, nicely decorated, clean, a big bathroom and comfortable bed. Had dinner at pub next door which was nice although the food was nothing to rave about. Breakfast, which was included in the voucher, was delicious and cooked while you waited. Reception staff were polite and helpful in giving directions etc. Good...

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Janeen B, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway, responded to this review

Dear guest. Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel, we are pleased that you enjoyed your Group-on voucher and that we exceeded your expectations and we look forward to welcoming you back at another time or when we next run another Group-on promotion. Thank you once again for taking the time to write a review.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The BEST WESTERN Hunter Gateway consists of 61 well-appointed rooms; all situated at ground level, with easy access and off street parking. Opened in October 2007 this modern, Motel and Conference Centre complex is situated 5 minutes west of historic Maitland the gateway to the Hunter Valley wine region. The BEST WESTERN Hunter Gateway is ideally located for a break on route, either traveling to northern NSW or southbound to Sydney. Enjoy a short break to go winetasting in the vineyards, play golf or travel to Port Stephens to cruise the bay on a dolphin watch. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway

Address: 11 Denton Park Dr, Rutherford, Maitland, New South Wales 2320, Australia (Formerly BEST WESTERN Hunter Gateway)
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Maitland > Rutherford
Price Range: $144 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Hunter Gateway 4*
Number of rooms: 62
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