Are you planning an intimate trip to Hunter Valley with your partner?

Holding a lot of scenic beauty with picturesque landscapes and idyllic vineyard tours, Hunter Valley is a popular holiday destination for a romantic retreat.

The lively wine region is close to Sydney and has a wide range of lavish hotels.

However, the best ones are those setup with romance in mind and have private spa baths.

We’ve done some research and found the most romantic luxury hotels in Hunter Valley with in room spa baths.

1. The Edge Villa

Blessed with a gorgeous location in a popular wine region of Cedar Creek, The Edge Villa overlooks the lush hills of Hunter Valley.

Couples benefit from its secluded, intimate setting with the nearest winery ‘Montvalley’ just 2 minutes drive away.

You’ll get the whole house to yourselves so you can enjoy the elegant interiors, beautiful timber flooring and private space amongst trees.

The house includes a comfy king size bed, dining area, huge balcony with natural views and spacious spa bath for couples.

Couples will be greeted by a dim-lit candle setting with rose petals, chilled sparkling wine, chocolate box and delectable fresh fruit platters.

Breakfast is also supplied for the duration of your stay, but if you want extra special treats, you can order dinner hampers, picnic kits, seafood platters or even a private chef.

  • Guest Rating: 10
  • Address: 70 Mitchells Road, 2325 Mount View, Australia

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2. Arcadian Retreat

Tucked in a breathtaking bushland region of Laguna in Hunter Valley, Arcadian Retreat offers an inviting escape to a whimsical romantic haven.

Wollombi Wines, Wollombi Village Vineyard and Finch Lane Wines are all within 10 minutes’ drive, as well as a handful of cafés and restaurants.

The quaint, sublime guest house offers an intimate stay with a fireplace, kitchenette, comfy queen beds and lavish bathroom with spa bath.

You’ll also find an airy, spacious setting with dining room, lounge area, and outdoor patio to enjoy the views.

Arcadian Retreat also has an outdoor swimming pool surrounded by scenic beauty and natural sandstone formations.

Couples can rekindle the spark with open fire conversations, idyllic bushwalking, and stargazing while sipping on their favourite wines.

  • Guest Rating: 10
  • Address: 3868 Great North Road, 2325 Laguna, Australia

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3. Casa La Vina Villas Pokolbin

Encompassing three luxurious and one-of-a-kind villas, the beautiful Casa La Vina Villas Pokolbin is tucked in the heart of Hunter Valley vineyards.

Beautiful Santa Fe inspired villas boast a rustic, south western décor with exposed log timber ceilings, fireplace, quality linen and fully equipped granite kitchenette.

The lavish Grand Spa Villa offers unwinding outdoor Jacuzzi spas under the star-studded sky, an under covered private courtyard with BBQ facilities and an outdoor fireplace.

Especially designed for couples, the Romantic Package has an intimate setting with candle-lit welcome in rooms flaunting rose petal adorned beds, sparkling wine and chocolates.

The hotel also provides a breakfast hamper with traditional breakfast and Nespresso coffee machine.

For wine lovers, you’ll find Moorebank Vineyard, Peacock Hill Vineyard and Honeytree Estate Vineyard all within 5 minutes drive.

If you want to spend time in an even more romantic setting, check out the Hunter Valley Gardens which is also a 5 minute drive from Casa La Vina Villas Pokolbin.

  • Guest Rating: 9.7
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 657 McDonalds Road, 2320 Pokolbin, Australia

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4. Cedars Mount View

Soaking in immense rural serenity, Cedars Mount View has a lovely mountain valley setting for a sublime romantic retreat.

The hotel is surrounded by a number of romantic attractions, including ‘Montvalley’ only 4 minutes drive, Mount Bright Lookout at 11 minutes drive and Hunter Valley Gardens at 28 minutes drive.

All luxurious villas are equipped with a quaint fireplace, spacious spa baths and private balconies opening up to gorgeous views of the mountains.

We are particularly in love with ‘The Gums’ villa surrounded by soaring gum trees, a spa with vineyard views and a log flame fire place offering a flawless romantic setting for couples.

The hotel has its own helicopter landing pads, and offer one-of-a-kind helicopter lunches for couple with picturesque flights.

Request for the lovely honeymoon package which includes sparkling wine, locally made chocolate platter, lavish spa products, decorated candles and rose petals.

  • Guest Rating: 9.7
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 60 Mitchells Road, 2325 Mount View, Australia

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5. Blair Athol Estate Wollombi

Nestled in the charming village of Wollombi, Blair Athol Estate Wollombi has quaint private cottages for couples seeking a secluded romantic retreat.

The bustling Wollombi Markets, Wollombi Village Vineyards and Wollombi Museum are 12 minutes drive from the hotel.

Rustic accommodations have a dreamy intimate setting featuring extra large double beds and private Jacuzzi spa baths.

We highly recommended the Athol Cottage for honeymooners, as it has an intimate setting surrounded by captivating boulder hill views and airy verandas.

Don’t be surprised if you spot a kangaroo or wallaby hopping around the estate!

With wonderful picnic, luncheon and romance packages, couples can enjoy each other’s company by the outdoor spa or fireplace while relishing some of the Hunters finest produce.

  • Guest Rating: 9.7
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: 518 Narone Creek Road, 2325 Wollombi, Australia

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6. Serendipity on Allyn

Immerse yourself in the peaceful sanctuary of Serendipity on Allyn with tranquil countryside feel in Upper Hunter region.

Tucked along a bend of the soothing Allyn River, the property is right next to the historic St. Mary’s Church, and 20 minutes picturesque drive from Dungog filled with breweries, cafés and a theatre.

Self-contained rustic cottages have a dreamy layout with well-equipped kitchens, bathrooms and cozy fireplaces.

The scenic outdoor setting of all cottages have a private courtyard or porch, access to a lovely garden with gazebo, while some add a luxurious touch with relaxing hot tubs.

Guests are supplied with tasteful breakfast hampers to enjoy on their airy verandas with awe-inspiring natural landscapes all around.

The area is famous for mountain biking, horse riding, bird watching and refreshing walking trails.

  • Guest Rating: 9.7
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 840 Allyn River Road, 2311 Allynbrook, Australia

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7. Block Eight Hunter Valley

Nature’s calling out to you with 100 acres of sprawling vineyards, idyllic olive groves, peaceful lakes and natural bushland at the Block Eight Hunter Valley.

The romantic retreat is close to a handful of cafés, restaurants, wineries and event venues within 10 minute drive.

Tranquil self-contained villas have individual décor with views of Barrington, Vineyards or Lake.

All villas have a cozy fireplace, outdoor dining area and large spa baths.

If you love the serene sounds of lakes and streams, we highly recommend the Water View Room which has a private deck overlooking the expansive lake in all its glory.

Guests get a tasteful vegetarian breakfast hamper every morning, special Block Eight wine, Nespresso coffee, and afternoon teas.

Block Eight also has a rustic farm where guests can take a peaceful stroll through the olive groves and meet adorable farm animals.

  • Guest Rating: 9.7
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 65 Squire Close, Belford, 2335 Belford, Australia

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8. Tuckers Lane Boutique Accommodation

The luxurious Tuckers Lane Boutique Accommodation offers modern lodging made from recycled shipping containers.

Bringing you the best of Rothbury, Tuckers Lan is within 10 minutes drive to the beautiful Miller Park and Lions Park, and the closest winery ‘Kalimna’ is 3 minutes drive away.

Contemporary self-contained cabins flaunt unique themes inspired by nature and stunning timber furniture.

In all cabins, you’ll find private bathrooms, fully equipped kitchenette, comfy outdoor furniture, and a spacious double bed.

What all couples loves though, is the pampering outdoor Jacuzzi spa bath, where you can enjoy glass of wine while admiring the views.

Set on a 43 acre property, you’ll have everything you need to enjoy a private romantic retreat with your partner.

  • Guest Rating: 9.6
  • Address: 126 Tuckers Lane, 2335 Rothbury, Australia

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9. Manzanilla Ridge

Burrowed within the charming Lovedale area of Hunter Valley, Manzanilla Ridge has lovely cottages and aerated hot spa under a starry sky setting.

The hotel is only 5 minutes drive from many tasteful wineries, and 15 minutes drive from the Hunter Valley Gardens.

Loft style cottages are beautified with majestic cathedral ceilings, exposed Oregon beams and a secluded setting for the couples to enjoy each other’s company.

Amenities include ensuite bathrooms with luxurious deep bath, wood combustion heater, fully equipped kitchen, gas barbecue facilities on the deck, and pod coffee machines.

All cottages come with their own private heated outdoor spa bath that’s sunken within the deck.

Grab a glass of wine and relax with your partner as you watch the sunset.

Guests are also provided with tasteful breakfast hampers, but if you prefer eating out, there are a lot of restaurants nearby.

  • Guest Rating: 9.5
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 442 Talga Road, 2320 Rothbury, Australia

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10. Deja Vu Estate

Set along serene secluded bushland, Deja Vu Estate is an upscale aparthotel with contemporary villas.

A number of wineries and fine dining restaurants are within 10 minutes drive from the estate.

Especially designed for a romantic retreat, the secluded setting of the villas give some much needed privacy and intimacy.

The self-contained villas come with dining area, lounge, large double beds, private bathrooms and spa baths, most with direct views of the natural green scenery.

Inside, you’ll also find flat screen TVs, BOSE sound system, and Nespresso coffee, free Wi-Fi and fully equipped gourmet kitchen.

In the morning, guests are provided with delectable breakfast hamper with fluffy homemade muffins.

  • Guest Rating: 9.4
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: 274 Old North Road, 2320 Pokolbin, Australia

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11. Salisbury Lodges

Embark on a wilderness retreat along the Barrington Tops and Williams River at the Salisbury Lodges.

Nearby, couples can find romantic walking trails, river crossings, waterfalls and beautiful lookouts.

Encompassing 160 acres, you’ll also find an abundance of wild life, and options for swimming, making it an ideal place for nature lovers.

Idyllic Lake Lodges are set like a private tree house overlooking a lily covered lake with spa bath in a lavish bathroom, well-equipped kitchenette and beautiful private balcony.

Williams Chalet also has its own private backyard, an airy veranda with breathtaking views and an unwinding fireplace.

In the momring, you can enjoy a delicious continental breakfast basket delivered to your room, or dine in the refined Araluen Restaurant on property.

  • Guest Rating: 9.4
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 2930 Salisbury Road, 2420 Salisbury, Australia

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12. Strathearn Park Lodge

Far from crowded towns and busy highways, Strathearn Park Lodge provides an ultimate romantic sanctuary for couples to spend quality time in each other’s company.

Two small towns are nearby including Scone which is 6 minutes drive away, and Aberdeen just 10 minutes away.

However, you’ll have everything you need for an intimate time at Strathearn Park Lodge.

The purpose-built country retreat is a tranquil slice of heaven with spas in every room, positioned to offer views of the vistas to couple with champagne and cheese platters.

All the guest rooms are thoughtfully decorated with timber furnishing, a cozy fireplace, in-room dining, large bathrooms with spa bath, as well as airy private verandah with captivating country views.

Guests also have access to a private garden for romantic strolls with scenic views.

The indoor solar heated pool is accessible to all guests, and the gorgeous property also contains horse studs, farmland and dairies.

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: Lot 52 New England Highway, 2337 Scone, Australia

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13. Spicers Vineyards Estate

Known to be one of the best Hunter Valley’s destination for a romantic retreat, Spicers Vineyards Estate boasts its own vineyard and natural bushland.

It’s close to a number of wineries in the area and only a 15 minute drive to all the main attractions in Pokobin.

Beautiful rooms and suites have a rustic layout with high-end amenities ranging from flat-screens to coffeemakers.

For the romantics, you’ll find a cozy lounge with fireplace and soothing spa baths in posh granite bathrooms.

Luxury Spa Suites have a separate spa bathtub with underfloor heating and heated towel rack, well-stocked minibars and comfy king size bed.

The sprawling Vineyard’s House also has a wraparound verandah with a beautiful outdoor setting, a large outdoor pool and BBQ area with fire pit.

Rejuvenate at the hotel’s Spa Anise with a variety of services and two treatment rooms.

Onsite dining includes bistro-style fine dining with modern Australian, French, Italian and Thai cuisines.

  • Guest Rating: 9.0
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: 555 Hermitage Rd, 2320 Pokolbin, Australia

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14. Hermitage Lodge

The lovely Hermitage Lodge occupies 10 hectares in a prestigious wine region of Hunter Valley, and is surrounded by idyllic woodland and vineyards.

The hotel is only 5 minute drive from Pokolbin Town Centre and Hunter Valley Gardens.

Gorgeous rooms, apartments and suites are individually decorated with luxurious furnishing, private decks and views of the vineyard.

Premier Suite boasts a romantic setting ideal for honeymooners.

You’ll find an intimate fireplace, posh hardwood floors and a glassed-in deck with jetted spa bath in an outdoor setting under the starry sky.

Unwinding Spa Suite features a large oval spa tub, a deck overlooking the vineyard, and the only room on property with its own covered parking.

Posh on-site Il Cacciatore restaurant serves Northern Italian cuisines, with separate dining options or al fresco dining on a spacious deck.

  • Guest Rating: 9.0
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 609 McDonalds Road, 2320 Pokolbin, Australia

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15. voco™ Kirkton Park Hunter Valley

Warm, welcoming voco™ Kirkton Park Hunter Valley occupies 28 hectares of scenic manicured gardens with views of the rolling countryside.

Set in the heart of Pokolbin, a lot of local wineries are in close vicinity, and the Hunter Valley Gardens is only 8 minutes drive away.

Executive Rooms open up to views of the breathtaking Brokenback Ranges, and have stocked minibars, sofa beds and coffee makers.

If you want a private spa bath, you’ll have to book the spa suite which also features it’s own private balcony and other luxury amenities.

The Signature suites and Manor suite are also suitable for romantic retreats with their own unique bathtubs in room.

For more relaxation, checkout the hotel’s indoor pool, sauna or pampering spa area.

Outside, you’ll also find a beautiful vegetable garden and scenic walking trails to enjoy romantic strolls with your partner.

  • Guest Rating: 8.8
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 336 Oakey Creek Road, 2320 Pokolbin, Australia

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16. Chateau Elan At The Vintage

Set amidst sprawling natural landscapes, Chateau Elan At The Vintage is a renowned luxury spa and golf resort in Hunter Valley.

The Vintage Golf Club is only a 6 minutes walk from the hotel, while the main attractions in Pokolbin are just 10 minutes drive away.

Modern studios and 2-bedroom suites have a sophisticated layout with unwinding spa baths, balconies or terrace and tastefully stocked minibars.

For a truly immersive luxury experience, opt for the Spa Suite with an open plinth-mounted spa bath.

You’ll also have and ergo-motion king size bed offering numerous message therapies, and an airy balcony with views of the Vintage Golf Course.

For more relaxing services, Hunter Valley Day Spa has 17 treatment rooms for massages and hydrotherapy.

There’s also a relaxing hydro lounge, deck area with mountain views and two Jacuzzis (fresh water & mineral water).

At night, book a date at the on-site Legend’s Grill Restaurant & Bar which serves a la carte cuisine and award-winning gourmet wines.

  • Guest Rating: 8.6
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: Vintage Drive, 2320 Pokolbin, Australia

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17. Casuarina Estate

The beautiful Casuarina Estate is tucked within a beautiful wine region in Hunter Valley, 10 minutes drive from the main attractions in Pokolbin.

You’ll wake up to the chirping of birds and sights of hopping kangaroos.

However, the most unique aspect of Casuarina Estate are their dazzling decorated themed rooms, made for romantic fantasies.

Lavish Suites have unique themes like Moulin Rouge, Casablanca or Italian Bordello, boasting a spacious setting with open spa baths, as well as airy verandahs with vineyard views.

Be adventurous and book different themed rooms for various nights and get the most out of your romantic getaway.

On the rest of the estate, check out the guest lounge, estate pool, central vineyard, and huge outdoor chess set amidst lovely fruit trees.

  • Guest Rating: 8.4
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Address: 1023 Hermitage Road, 2023 Pokolbin, Australia

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Map of Romantic Hunter Valley Hotels

Plan a memorable honeymoon or romantic getaway with your partner at one of these premium Hunter Valley retreats, and enjoy the intimate setting with dazzling views, private spa baths and relaxing log fires.

For me, the jetted spa bath under the stars, intimate fireplace, al fresco dining and breathtaking vineyard views of Hermitage Lodge definitely standout as one of the best option for couples.

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