Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley

Award-winning resort accommodation

Quaint cottages and boutique hotels are great options when you’re planning a weekend escape to the Hunter Valley but sometimes you just want the kind of no fuss accommodation offering that the bigger resorts do so well.   Particularly when you’re travelling with family or friends.

The Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley is undoubtedly one of the best.  It’s the type of all-rounder that has great facilities making your stay easy breezy.   

Want to kick back by the pool for a few hours?  No worries.  Need to keep the kids entertained?  Check.  Feel like a casual meal onsite after a long day exploring the Valley?  Too easy.  Need an amazing massage to help you forget your holiday is only three days?  You got it.

Yep, no matter what you need, the Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley has it all and it’s all good.


The Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley has a variety of rooms, suites and villas to suit any budget and duration.  Whether you’re after a spacious abode to relax with the family for a week or a romantic space for a weekend escape, the Crowne has you covered. 

All accommodation comes with access to the hotel facilities including the heated pool, health and fitness areas, bars and dining venues.

Onsite Eats & Drinks

The Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley has two restaurants and bars onsite.  As you’d expect, they also offer in-room dining.  

Lovedale Bar & Restaurant
If you’re after a casual bite to eat, head to the Lovedale Bar & Restaurant.  Located on the ground floor with views of the pool, the popular casual dining spot has a huge selection of tasty bistro-style fair. 

The bar serves wine aplenty and beer and cider from the Sydney Brewery Hunter Valley, which is conveniently located just next door.  Did I mention they also have espresso martinis on tap?   

Redsalt Restaurant
The Crowne’s signature restaurant, Redsalt, located on Level 2 is the place to go for that special meal. Expect delicious Modern Australian fare made with fresh seasonal ingredients and locally sourced produce.

Redsalt also offers kids dinner meals and are open for Breakfast.

Vista Lounge
If you don’t mind an Aperol Spritz or a drab of Whisky at the end of your day, you need to visit the Crowne Plaza’s very own Whisky Bar in the Vista Lounge.  The Bar offers a lengthy list of unique and traditional cocktails as well as 36 different whisky varieties and some of the Hunter’s best wines. 

Order your beverage of choice and some bar bites to eat and kick back in one of the bar’s comfy lounge chairs.

Ubika Spa

One of the best things about the Crowne is Ubika Spa.  This Hair-Beauty-Sanctuary has it all, offering a variety of specialist massages, body pampering treatments and vichy shower experiences that’ll help you unwind and rejuvenate.

Ubika also have a Couples Suite, where you and partner can enjoy a private spa bath and other luxurious treatments together.

Little tip.  If you’re in the Valley for a special event or enjoying a girl’s weekend away, the Spa offers hair and makeup. 


Fancy a round of golf on your trip?  Hunter Valley Golf is a scenic 18-hole championship golf course surrounded by the picturesque Brokenback Mountains, lakes and plentiful wildlife. 

Bring your own gear or rent what you need from the courses Pro Shop.  Avid golfers should check out the Crowne’s ‘Stay & Play’ packages that’ll help you make the most of your time on and off the green.


There are lots of other things to love about the Crowne Plaza.  The Sydney Brewery is located just next door and they also have the Water Dragons Kids Club and other activities to entertain big and little kids during the school holidays.