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Carriages Boutique Hotel & Vineyard

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Ta248nx
Reviewed 13 February 2015

We first stayed here about 7 years ago and decided to return on our recent visit to Australia hopimg it was still the same - it is. Fantastic, secluded location surrounded by vineyards in an old building full of character surrounded by a verandah perfect for soaking up the atmoshere. The accomodation is excellent - comfortable and well equipped, and...

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

Just spent a few days here at Carriages. Absolute Heaven! Perfect position for a tour of wineries and great food. Accommodation is fabulously colonial. The room is perfect. Shower exceptional! Great bed. Staff could not be more helpful to ensure you just relax and enjoy the ambience of Carriages. Breakfast is a hamper of goodies to set you up for...

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Thank santiagojoe2014
Stockholm
Reviewed 26 December 2014

We stayed only one night but would love to go back. Carriages is set in a small vineyard in the countryside, in the heart of the Hunter Valley wine district. We found our room on the first floor of a cottage in the gardens, beautifully restored with a great attention to detail. Nice bathroom, fireplace in the middle of the...

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1Thank Martin334
Newcastle
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Set down a lovely tree lined road, close to some very good restaurants, and many vineyards for hours of wine tasting. The room was immaculate, big, and very tastefully set out. Bathroom excellent, tons of hot water, and the king bed very comfortable. The breakfast basket was filled with goodies to tempt the most fastidious person. The only thing missing...

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Thank BigAl1_8
Reviewed 8 December 2014 via mobile

We went to Carriages for the weekend of the Rolling Stones concert. It's a family run business with a relaxed, peaceful and relaxing setting. The wine is exceptional, especially the award winning rose. Breakfast is great and Id highly recommend Carriages for a trip to the Hunter valley. It's close to all the main vineyards in Pokoblin -

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Thank Badlands_Davy
Nottingham, UK
Reviewed 1 December 2014

A gorgeous place to stay, lovely salt water pool and a wide veranda to take breakfast on. Stroll across the vineyard for dinner at Roberts Circa 1876; remember to take a torch for the return journey, it's dark, but the stars are amazing. The staff were very helpful and had our room ready early for us to check in before...

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Thank teammeadows
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 5 November 2014

If you're looking for a memorable experience & top-notch accommodation in the Hunter Valley, look no further than the Carriages Boutique Hotel & Vineyard! Perfectly situated at the end of Halls Road, Carriages is only a short drive from some of the Hunter Valley's most prestigious vineyards & restaurants. Nestled within the Diamond Estate Vineyard is the Main House, a...

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Millthorpe, Australia
Reviewed 2 October 2014

If you are looking for somewhere quiet and peacful to be at the end of a day visiting the Hunter Valley region. This is just the place. Beautifully decorated and very comfortable rooms opening onto a big verandah. Just the spot for breakfast overlooking the bushland. Right next door is the wonderful restaurant Roberts just a walk away. Breakfast is...

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1Thank Patchworkprincess
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Perfect setting to relax on the verandah with a glass of Shiraz and an amazing cheese plate! The room was huge - beautifully furnished!! We just the loved the whole experience - from booking to checking out. Flawless!

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Reviewed 30 August 2014

My fiancé and I stayed in Carriages for 2 nights along with another couple. Rooms extremely clean and comfortable, set in an idyllic setting. Reception staff were very approachable and professional. Breakfast hampers were amazing, which were enjoyed in the outdoors. If I had to find one negative aspect, it would be the lack of curtains in the bathroom window...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
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  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
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  • Smoking rooms available
  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We think you’re going to love this place. It’s a boutique hotel with 10 rooms, set on an award-winning vineyard. In winter enjoy a roaring log-fire, a squashy sofa, a smooth bottle of wine. On warm days wander through French doors into the garden, dip into the salt-water pool, or play tennis. Sleep in the finest fresh white sheets and wake up to a seasonal breakfast basket at your door. It’s an enchanting retreat at the end of a famous little road. Legendary vineyards, wineries, chef’s hat restaurants, world class golf courses, spectacular Hunter Valley Gardens, chocolate & cheese shops are all close by… plus Carriages Boutique Wines are onsite for your drinking pleasure. COME AND STAY. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carriages Boutique Hotel & Vineyard

Address: Diamond Estate | 112 Halls Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Pokolbin
Price Range: $273 - $407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Carriages Boutique Hotel & Vineyard 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Stayed in one of the upstairs bedrooms. Very roomy - 2 beds for the 3 of us. Separate entrance with with nice little deck off front door.”
 of 5 bubbles Mattilou, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go for Gable or Gatehouse room and spend the extra”
 of 5 bubbles B5509SYandrewm, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If the nights are looking to be cold, then get the rooms with the fireplaces, but if not any room would be suitable.”
 of 5 bubbles mikek927, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Each room opened onto massive deck. Boutique hotel so book in advance.”
 of 5 bubbles 417felicityl, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We had the standard Verandah room which was absolutely perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles kerrythorn, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
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