The Heritage Retreat is a circa 1881's school on riverside gardened grounds. The Retreat offers boutique self contained luxury stays for couples. With gardens to roam, fireplaces to relax by or tour the local historic townships, taste el vino, play golf & visit the world heritage Barrington Tops. The Retreat is nestled in the Hunter Valley. It is centered between the vineyards of Cessnock and the recreational Barrington Tops. The surrounds are rural with families of platypus, kangaroos and diverse birds from rosella to kookaburra and hawk.
The Retreat was awarded 'Best New Business' and highly commended for 'Tourism & Hospitality' by the District Chamber of Commerce. To quote the judges the Retreat is "above outstanding". Top ranking by all guests. Independently critiqued across over 500 luxury accommodations in Australia as being in the top 5%.
The Retreat is located within an easy drive of Sydney, Newcastle, Port Stephens and more.