Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel

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2 outdoor pools, open 6:30 AM to 6:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
2 outdoor pools, open 6:30 AM to 6:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
2 outdoor pools, open 6:30 AM to 6:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
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Overview of Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel

Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with golf course, near Hunter Valley Golf & Country Club

8.4/10 Very good

994 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
Map
430 Wine Country Drive, Lovedale, NSW, 2325
Main amenities
  • Winery
  • Golf course
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Free water park
  • Breakfast available
  • 3 outdoor tennis courts
  • Health club
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Spa tub
For families
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Television
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

What's nearby

  • Hunter Valley Gardens - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown) - 49 min drive
  • Branxton Station - 15 min drive
  • Greta Station - 15 min drive
  • Lochinvar Station - 22 min drive

About this property

Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel

Placing you 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from Hunter Valley Gardens, Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel features a winery and a golf course. Guests can visit the spa to indulge in deep-tissue massages, aromatherapy, or hydrotherapy, and Redsalt Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Other highlights at this upscale hotel include 2 outdoor pools, a free water park, and a poolside bar. The helpful staff and breakfast get good marks from fellow travelers.

Languages

English, French, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 414 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - midnight
  • Express check-in/out
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Babysitting*
  • Supervised childcare*
  • Children's club*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms (speed: 25+ Mbps)

Parking

  • Free uncovered onsite self parking
  • Free onsite RV/bus/truck parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) 6:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 6:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekends
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Free water park access
  • Playground
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Children's menu
  • Fence around the pool

What to do

  • Tennis
  • Beach volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Golfing
  • Public winery tours
  • Shopping
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Horse riding nearby

Working away

  • 24-hour business center
  • 15 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference center (12594 square feet of space)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Golf cart on site
  • Golf clubs on site
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Health club
  • 18 holes of golf
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Free water park
  • Art gallery on site
  • Arcade/game room
  • Bicycle parking
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf pro shop on site
  • Spa tub
  • 3 outdoor tennis courts
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room
  • Winery on site

Accessibility

  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 40-inch LED TV
  • Digital TV channels
  • Pay movies

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi (speed of 25+ Mbps)
  • Phone
  • Desk chair

More

  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Spa

Ubika Spa has 12 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open select days.

Dining

Redsalt Restaurant - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.
Lovedale Restaurant & Bar - Overlooking the pool, this bistro serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between AUD 0 and AUD 39 for adults, and AUD 0 and AUD 19.50 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of AUD 50.00 (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.5 percent

Children & extra beds

  • In-room babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Supervised childcare is available for an extra charge
  • Rollaway beds are available for AUD 65.0 per day
  • Children's club access is available for an extra charge

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 6:30 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit/debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

This property will place an authorization for full payment at time of check-in for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking.

Also known as

Crowne Plaza Hunter
Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley
Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley Hotel
Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley Hotel Lovedale
Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley Lovedale
Hunter Crowne Plaza
Hunter Valley Crowne Plaza
Crowne Plaza Hotel Lovedale
Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley Greater Newcastle/Lovedale
Crowne Plaza Lovedale

Frequently asked questions

Does Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel?
As of 9 Aug 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel on 14 Aug 2022 start from CA $162, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel?
Yes, there are 2 outdoor pools. Guests have pool access from 6:30 AM to 6:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking. Free RV/bus/truck parking and electric vehicle charging are available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of AUD 50.00 (subject to availability). Express check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel and nearby?
Have fun with onsite activities such as volleyball, and practice your swing at the golf course. Additional recreation onsite includes basketball. Indulge in a treatment at the spa, soothe your senses in the spa tub, or go for a swim in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools. Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel also has a winery, a sauna, and a steam room, as well as an arcade, a picnic area, and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel?
Yes, Redsalt Restaurant offers garden views. Nearby restaurants include Potters Brewery (2 mi), Circa 1876 Restaurant (3 mi), and Restaurant Eighty Eight (3 mi).
What's the area around Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel like?
Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, an IHG Hotel is a short 1-minute walk from Hunter Valley Golf & Country Club and 17 minutes' walk from Allandale Winery. Travelers give top marks for the hotel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings

8.4

Very good

8.6/10

Cleanliness

8.8/10

Staff & service

8.4/10

Amenities

8.3/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.4/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

Wing Shuen, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Rosie, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Philip, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Peter, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great place for kids, the best breakfast
Mehrdad, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Yin Sang, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fantastic
We have been there several times, crowne plaza is always the first choice to hunter valley, friendly for families with kids. Lots of entertainments there and close to everything. Definitely will go there again. Thanks
Jiayi, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

WING HANG, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Paul, 1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

The villa room was not in fact a villa room. It had less amenities than a cheap motel There was no table to eat at, no sink. I visited a villa room at another hotel while I was there, it had a kitchen, tables and chairs, sink, barbecue and so on. Crowne was clearly inferior.
Stephen, 3-night family trip
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