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Awards 2018-07-12T05:54:04+00:00

Award Winning Hunter Valley Accommodation

Since we opened in 2008, we have entered a number of Tourism and Business Awards. The awards process is used as part of the yearly strategic planning for our business, and is a great way for us to keep on top of not just financial goals, but areas such as customer service, marketing and innovation.

2018 Awards

2017 Awards

2016 Awards

  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award
  • Green Leaders TripAdvisor – Platinum Level
  • North Coast and the legendary Pacific Coast Tourism Awards – ‘Self-Contained Accommodation’ – BRONZE Award

2015 Awards

2014 Awards

2013 Awards

  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award
  • Hunter & Central Coast Tourism Awards – ‘Unique Accommodation’ – GOLD Award
  • Hunter & Central Coast Tourism Awards – ‘Unique Accommodation’ – HALL OF FAME
    (for winning this award 3 consecutive years)
  • New South Wales Tourism Awards – ‘Unique Accommodation’ – FINALIST

2012 Awards

  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award
  • Hunter & Central Coast Tourism Awards – ‘Unique Accommodation’ – GOLD Award
  • New South Wales Tourism Awards – ‘Unique Accommodation’ – GOLD Award
  • Australian Tourism Awards – ‘Unique Accommodation’ – FINALIST

2011 Awards

  • National Accommodation Industry Awards for Excellence – ‘Self-Contained 4.5 Star/Luxury’ category – GOLD Award
  • Hunter & Central Coast Tourism Awards – ‘Unique Accommodation’ – GOLD Award
  • New South Wales Tourism Awards – ‘Unique Accommodation’ – GOLD Award
  • Australian Tourism Awards – ‘Unique Accommodation’ – FINALIST

2010 Awards

We didn’t enter any awards this year – we had our first child instead! That kept us fairly busy …
(Mel and Grant had a baby … not David and Murray …)

2009 Awards

  • Hunter Region Awards for Excellence in Tourism – ‘Unique Accommodation’ – GOLD Award
  • New South Wales Tourism Awards – ‘Unique Accommodation’ – BRONZE Award
  • Hunter Region Business Excellence Awards – ‘Environmental Excellence in Business’ – GOLD Award

2008 Awards

  • Hunter Region Awards for Excellence in Tourism – ‘New Tourism Development’ – Award of Distinction
  • New South Wales Tourism Awards – ‘New Tourism Development’ – SILVER Award