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Abernethy Guest House

House, Pokolbin

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 14 reviews

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Min 2 nights stay

30 guests
15 bedrooms
18 beds
6 bathrooms


Exclusive sole occupancy accommodation in the Hunter Valley!

Set on 4 acres in the beautiful Hunter Valley of NSW, Abernethy House has everything you need for a break away with your friends, family or colleagues. Hidden away yet located only 2 hour's drive from Sydney it offers great affordability for large group accommodation in the Hunter Valley.

Abernethy House is the perfect large group accommodation venue - where booking the whole house will guarantee your exclusive use and privacy. Your group will be together under one roof enjoying the comforts of an expansive heritage country estate. Abernethy House is in a small village, surrounded by national and state forest but only 15 minutes from most vineyards in the Hunter Valley.

Downstairs you'll find a big comfortable lounge, with lots of comfy lounges and a fire place for winter. TV, DVD, videos, games all provided for your enjoyment. A large courtyard covered in grape leaves is big enough to seat all guests in comfort. There's also a large dining room, BBQ and cooking facilities.

Upstairs you'll find the majority of the 14 bedrooms, bathroom facilities and a 3 meters wide veranda that is great for sitting, reading, and just enjoying a glass of wine or two.

All linen, cooking utensils, basic ingredients, salt, pepper, sugar are provided. You need only bring personal things, food and alcohol.

Weddings and conferences

The Hunter Valley is fabulous for work retreats and weddings alike.

Abernethy House is quiet and peaceful the perfect place to relax and prepare for the big day. Nearby is Hunter Valley Gardens, St Patrics of Nulkaba, Pepper Creek Chapel, plus Catholic and Anglican churches.

Many wedding parties have stayed at Abernethy House and then travel 10 - 15 minutes to the ceremony and reception. Wedding parties love Abernethy House. It's quiet and peaceful - the perfect place to relax and prepare for the big day. There is room for all your close family and friends to stay and then enjoy the ceremony and reception at one of the great venues nearby Abernethy House.

A wedding is too big a celebration to hold over just one day. A wedding at Abernethy House can be spread over the whole weekend, enjoying your special time in relaxation, without time limits. With the guest house your own, prepare on Friday with an intimate dinner with family and friends, then after the wedding Abernethy house is the perfect place to host a recovery breakfast or lunch for an unforgettable recovery and farewell party before everyone starts to return home. Make it a long weekend, we have a great special!!!

See room plans for Guest House in photographs.

Transport is available for all guests if needed.

NOTE: We accept bookings for: Bucks and Hens weekends under extra specific condtions.

Local Attractions

* Full day tours of world famous Hunter vineyards

*Early morning scenic hot air balloon flights.

* 6 golf courses , Two of which are of world class standard....all within only of a few kms of each other.

*The Hunter Valley Gardens with over 100 acres of gardens

are just 15 minutes away.

* Horse riding.

* Cycling

* Pasta making classes

* Art Galleries

* 2 hatted restaurants and many other quality eateries are also

only 15 minutes away.

* Day trips to Port Stephens offer dolphin watch cruises throughout the year.


Features covered by Stayz Rental Assurance

Parking, Wheelchair accessible

Child's high chair DVD player Fireplace Free WiFi Heating Indoor pool Iron and board Kitchen Linens provided Microwave Non-Smoking Outdoor grill Parking Stereo Towels provided Wheelchair accessible
Abernethy Guest House is rated 4.928571428571429 out of 5 by 14.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great place for large groups Abernethy house is great place for a large group of people to get together, plenty of space inside and outside for socialising. The rooms were very comfortable, clean and warm. It had everything we needed and we will definitely book again.
Date published: 2016-06-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for our large group get together! We spent our annual family Christmas gathering at Abernathy House and we were so impressed that we've already rebooked for next year! The size and space of the house easily accommodated our group of 24 and we were very impressed with all the 'extras' supplied. The beer garden, pool and grassy areas provided plenty of entertainment and the beds were very comfy! Highly recommend staying at Abernathy House.
Date published: 2015-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Highly Recommended, Fantastic Accommodation! I booked Abernethy House for 26 members of my family and friends for a birthday. Vicky was so accommodating for surprises my partner had organised, as well as helping me out with special requests. The house is set up so well, no one got under anyones feet, as its much bigger then I expected. The views are beauttiful, The house was so clean and tidy! We had the most amazing weekend and can't thank them enough!
Date published: 2015-07-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from We found this old pub had been refurbished and turned into a beautiful guest house, housing very comfortably, 25 guestsIt was very convenient to the wineries and one of them came to the house and gave us a special tastings.Lovely old kitchen with modern oven etc, great fire in huge lounge room.I would certainly recommend it to any of my friends or family
Date published: 2012-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This Guest house is fantastic!! we took family and bridal party for 4 days, during our wedding weekend. everything you need plus more is there. the owners are so friendly and helpful in booking and showing you around, yet once you are there, you are left to your own devices. the property is kept beautifully and the accommodation and guest areas are perfect. we brought food and beverages and that was all that was needed. ps the pool is fantastic and a great temperature and the lawns are great for a 20 person Bocce game. We will definitely be back!!!
Date published: 2012-04-17
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Special offer

Weekday Celebration $1500.00 for up to 10 in house guests 1 night accommodation Sole occupancy Cooked breakfast provisions Use of Abernethy House for ceremony and wedding reception Food platters for celebration Crockenbush cake for up to 10 guests BYO Early and late check in.


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Prices listed based on 24 adults. Property has 18 beds and can sleep a maximum 30 people.