A Guide To Winter In NSW Wine Country

As winter settles in, there's no better time to plan a cozy getaway to Hunter Valley, NSW's premier wine country. Known for its stunning vineyards, exquisite wines, and charming accommodations, the Hunter Valley offers a perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Whether you're a wine enthusiast, a foodie, or simply looking for a serene escape, Hunter Valley Wine Country has something for everyone.

Indulge In Exquisite Wine Tasting Experiences

Hunter Valley, often referred to as NSW Wine Country, is renowned for its world-class wineries and picturesque landscapes. As the weather cools, the vineyards take on a unique beauty, with misty mornings and golden afternoon light creating an enchanting atmosphere. Winter is the perfect time to explore the cellar doors and we've rounded up our top 3 wineries to visit on your next winter escape to the Hunter Valley.

Mount Pleasant

Nestled in the heart of Australia's premier wine region, Mount Pleasant offers a cozy and inviting atmosphere, perfect for a winter retreat. Sip on award-winning wines and take in the serene landscape, as you enjoy a guided tasting session to explore the rich history and exquisite flavours of their finest Hunter Valley wines. Whether you're a wine connoisseur or simply seeking a tranquil getaway, Mount Pleasant Wines provides an unforgettable experience amidst the beauty of Hunter Valley in winter.


Latitude 32 Wines

For a unique wine tasting in the Hunter Valley, visit Latitude 32 Wines and indulge in their delightful dumpling and wine-tasting experience. Nestled in the serene countryside, Latitude 32 Wines pairs its exquisite wines with steamed dumplings, creating a culinary adventure that tantalizes the taste buds. After your tasting, cozy up by their outdoor fire pit, where you can enjoy a glass of Shiraz and stunning vineyard views. The combination of boutique Hunter Valley wines and a warm inviting atmosphere makes Latitude 32 Wines a perfect stop during your winter retreat in the Hunter Valley.

Thomas Wines

Known for their exceptional single-vineyard Semillon and Shiraz, Thomas Wines offers a sophisticated tasting experience that showcases the region's finest varietals. This winter, warm up with a glass of their award-winning wine in their stylish cellar door, surrounded by breathtaking vineyard views. The knowledgeable staff will guide you through each tasting, providing insights into the unique characteristics and craftsmanship behind every bottle. Whether you're a seasoned wine lover or exploring Hunter Valley for the first time, Thomas Wines promises a memorable and enriching experience during your escape to the Hunter Valley.


Relax & Unwind in luxurious Hunter valley accommodation

The Vintage Holiday Houses offer a range of accommodations to suit every taste and budget. From stunning views of the Greg Norman Golf Course to pet-friendly properties there is no better place to relax, unwind and enjoy the beauties of Hunter Valley Wine Country.


The Lake House

4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 8 Sleeps

The Lake House is the newest accommodation to The Vintage Holiday Houses and offers a luxurious and cozy retreat for anyone wanting a winter escape. Nestled within the surrounds of The Vintage Golf Course, The Lake House combines modern comfort with interior design, providing guests with a spacious living area, fully equipped kitchen, and beautifully appointed bedrooms. With its serene ambiance and close proximity to the region's top wineries and restaurants, The Lake House is an ideal base for exploring Hunter Valley's winter wonders.

Peppertree Ponds

4 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | 8 Sleeps

Peppertree Ponds is a hidden gem in the Hunter Valley, offering views of the 14th hole of the Greg Norman-designed golf course. This cozy accommodation is thoughtfully designed with comfort in mind, featuring warm interiors, plush furnishings, and all the modern amenities needed for a comfortable stay. Guest can unwind by the fireplace, take a leisurely walk around The Vintage Estate, or enjoy a glass of local wine in their outdoor entertainment space. With its beautiful views, cozy interiors, and convenient location, Peppertree Ponds is the perfect place to experience the tranquillity of the Hunter Valley in winter.


Willows Green

4 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | 8 Sleeps

Willows Green is perfect for a cozy winter escape, especially for those traveling with pets. This dog-friendly accommodation ensures that your furry companions are as welcome and comfortable as you are. Willows Green provides a warm and inviting atmosphere, complete with all the modern amenities needed for a relaxing stay. One of the highlights is the outdoor fire pit, where guests can gather to toast marshmallows, share stories, and enjoy a glass of local wine under a starlit sky. Surrounded by The Vintage golf course and offering easy access to the region's top wineries and attractions, Willows Green is the perfect accommodation for a memorable winter getaway with your four-legged friends.

Plan Your Winter Escape to Hunter Valley

Whether you're seeking a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or a solo retreat, Hunter Valley Wine Country promises an unforgettable experience. With its exquisite wines, gourmet cuisine, luxurious accommodations, and stunning natural beauty, there's no better place to escape the winter chill. So pack your bags and head to Hunter Valley, NSW's premier wine country, for a winter escape that will leave you refreshed and rejuvenated.

Explore The Vintage Holiday Houses' luxurious accommodation for your winter escape online now or contact our team to learn more. We look forward to welcoming you this winter!