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The Best Hunter Valley Airbnbs For Your Next Wine Tasting Weekend

By Georgia Condon – who will need to try a bite of every dish at the table.

Let’s face it: if you’re planning on hitting a few wine tastings in the Hunter Valley, you’re going to need a place to sleep them off.

Here are the best Hunter Valley Airbnbs for couples (we see you, love birds), and for groups (friends, fam and hens alike).

Best Hunter Valley Airbnbs For Couples

Romantic Pokolbin Cabin

Pokolbin | Sleeps 2

A French-style Hunter Valley Airbnb with a vineyard viewWake up to sweeping views over the valley and vineyards in this Provençal cabin that’s perfect for two. The self-contained cottage has a fireplace to up the romance on those chilly wine country nights, a spa bath for unwinding after a long day of indulgence, and it’s located just minutes from some must-do wineries and restaurants. See more and book your stay here.

Tiny Three Ten

Fosterton | Sleeps 2

Yep, we're still obsessed with tiny houses, and this one packs big vibes. An architecturally designed cabin that's all about connecting you with the ten acres of nature surrounding it, Tiny Three Ten is off-grid, just the right amount of luxe, and adorable.

Light up a fire on the deck while you enjoy the sunset, soak in the outdoor bath, or wander down to the Williams River for fishing or a paddle on a warm day. See more and book your stay here.

Vineyard View Luxury Villa

Belford | Sleeps 2

If you're planning on hitting plenty of Hunter Valley wineries, this accommodation is a great bet to be close to all the action, just ten minutes out of Pokolbin. Located on a 100-acre property with views of a lake, vineyard and Barrington Tops, you'll love the cosy log fireplace, bushland and wildlife to experience, and complimentary bottle from the on-property vineyard. See more and book your stay here.

Tuckers Lane Boutique Accommodation

North Rothbury | Sleeps 2

Nestled in the valley, these architectural upcycled shipping containers are the perfect Hunter Valley getaway. They each have a private deck and spa, barbecue and coffee machine, and there are three dams for your to explore on the 43-acre property. See more and book your stay here.

Best Hunter Valley Airbnbs For Groups

Forever Sunday

Paterson | Sleeps 8

Twin outdoor baths at a Hunter Valley AirbnbTreat yourself to a restorative weekend escape that includes a magnesium pool, infrared sauna, fire pit, pizza oven, and 211 acres to roam—plus THOSE insane outdoor baths—at this incredibly aesthetic four-bedroom home with breathtaking mountain views.

Nearby Paterson is home to farms, wineries, unique eateries, nature walks and stunning functions venues, and bigger towns like Dungog and Maitland are under 30 minutes away. See more and book your stay here.

Handcrafted Cabin In The Vines

Rothbury | Sleeps 5

A wooden cabin overlooking a Hunter Valley vineyardIf exploring 100 acres is your idea of a good time, this cabin's your guy. The perfect spot for a getaway with mates, you'll love the views over vineyards to the Broken Back Ranges, light up the outdoor or indoor fireplace to enjoy with a wine, or get competitive on your own soccer field. See more and book your stay here.

Talits Estate Vineyard

Fordwich | Sleeps 10

A French-style villa in the Hunter ValleyYou'll be wishing you could call this French farmhouse-inspired stay home, thanks to its gorgeous position overlooking Talits Vineyard and proximity to the cellar doors of Broke and Margan Restaurant.

There's plenty of room for all 10 guests to stretch out and unwind, not to mention the incredible pool to spend the day by recovering after a few too many local wines. See more and book your stay here.

Among The Vines Villa

Pokolbin | Sleeps 9

A table setting overlooking a Hunter Valley vineyardThere's a bed for your whole crew in this charming home located on a 40-acre vineyard. Pick up local ingredients in nearby Pokolbin or Cessnock before whipping up a feast in the kitchen, snuggle up by the fire with your newly acquired vino, or start the day with a wander through the vineyard. The villa is within ten minutes of many of the area’s most popular wineries, cellar doors, restaurants, golf courses and concert venues. See more and book your stay here.

Browsing for your next getaway? Check out our picks for the best stays in regional NSW here.

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