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Tower Lodge


Luxuriously intimate and distinctively styled, this hotel is tucked amid a vineyard and forms part of the chic compound that includes Tower Estate Winery, Roberts Restaurant and Blaxlands Inn. The Lodge houses 12 extraordinary guest rooms, a dining room, bar and lounge, library and courtyard. There is an estate walking track, The Dinks 18 short hole golf course, heated pool, sauna, gym and massage treatment room. Passageways bordering a cloistered courtyard lead to 12 air conditioned guest rooms. Some rooms have wood burning fires, one an outdoor plunge tub, others a private courtyard, fountain or balcony. Every room has its own special charm.

The lodge is located on the Tower Estate at Pokolbin in the heart of the Hunter Valley wine region of New South Wales, Australia. The Hunter Valley is 170 km northwest of Sydney.



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Room Information

This hotel is an exclusive, boutique retreat in the Hunter Valley. Hosting no more than 24 guests, the generously spacious rooms with elegant interiors compliment the picturesque surrounds. All rooms feature King beds with superior cotton linen, goose down duvet during winter and light mohair blankets during the summer. Each offer air conditioning, CD player, TV, DVD, telephone, modem access and tea and coffee making facilities. En suites feature a deep soaking spa bath, separate shower and premium toiletries. Pool towels, bathrobes (summer & winter), hairdryers, iron and ironing board, daily housekeeping and evening turndown service are all provided.

Lodge Guest Rooms 
Featuring spacious interiors all rooms have a bedroom and living area, dressing area and bathroom. Some rooms have wood burning fireplaces and others may have a private courtyard, a fountain or a balcony but every room has its own special charm.

Oriental Suite 
A beautiful room with polished timber floors and paneling. The wall spaces embrace Chinese and Oriental artwork hanging alongside Picasso! A serene Buddha meditates at the foot of a superb king bed flanked by authentic Chinese wedding cabinets and rice tifins. The oriental room also boasts a romantic wooden hot tub recessed into a private veranda.

Chairman's Suite 
The Chairman's Suite is a freestanding building complete with its own Tower and viewing platform. The bedroom features a 300 year old, hand carved Rajisthani king bed and an opulent sitting area with a Louis writing desk and chair. The marble bathroom has a deep soaking, elevated bath and separate shower. Unlike the Lodge guestrooms, the Chairman's Suite has a separate sitting room. This chamber provides an ambient reading space with two leather, wing back chairs placed resplendently at the hearth.
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Things To Do

Dining

Robert's Restaurant is the perfect choice when seeking out the best food and wine experience the Hunter has to offer.

Blaxlands Inn offers wholesome, hearty, well priced food. The perfect place for relaxing with friends.

Wine Tasting

The beautiful, serene Hunter Valley is the perfect destination for the wine connoisseur. This is the most visited of all Australian wine regions and guests can literally spend days roaming the different wine districts that make up the Hunter Valley - Pokolbin, Rothbury, Broke Fordwich, Lovedale, Wollombi Valley and Mount View.

The Hunter Valley boasts over 80 wineries and cellar doors each providing a wine tasting experience that is unique and unforgettable. With a world-class reputation, the Hunter's signature vintages include Semillon, Chardonnay and Shiraz, though there are many other varietals on show.

At Tower Lodge we are delighted to offer guests advice and to recommend an itinerary of different wineries to indulge and delight. Guests can choose from an organized wine tour or simply visit the wineries at your own pace by your car, the Vineyard Shuttle, by horse-drawn carriage, bicycle or limousine.

Golf

When staying at the lodge guests have an excellent choice of golf courses available within 15 minutes drive and each provides different and varied golfing experiences. In addition to these courses, the lodge also provides its own unique golfing challenge - The "DINKS" - exclusively for guests. This is an 18-hole short putting course designed by Tower Chairman, Len Evans. The course is a challenging 50 par.
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Price Guide

$ = Up to $100
$$ = $100 to $199
$$$ = $200 to $349
$$$$ = $350 to $599
$$$$$ = $600 +


Price per person, per night.