Accommodation

Winmark Wines, formerly Pooles Rock, in picturesque Broke, located in the Hunter Valley, has recently been completely renovated and refurbished. The estate comprises 130 acres with 28 acres under premium chardonnay vines.

 

Our guests enjoy this unique winery accommodation, that features the monumental sculpture, ‘Biosis’, by renowned sculptor David Ball, a stunning perennial and rose garden by leading landscape designer Paul Bangay (OAM), a sandstone fire pit by the dam, two private tennis courts and pools, and is home to the legendary rock ‘Pooles Rock’, named after the convict Richard Poole, who slept in the rock’s hollow.

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Winmark Private Residence

Winmark Private Residence Hunter Valley accommodation is at the heart of this impressive estate. Every aspect of this grand house is designed to provide luxury and comfort, for an indulgent weekend getaway or executive rental.

 

Owner Karin Adcock’s love of interiors and travel is represented into every corner of the estate. Asian antiquities sit beside Aboriginal artwork along with indigineous African artefacts. Every item, from the aromatherapy toiletries and luxury towels to the Wedgewood crockery and plush lounges, chairs and beds, have been selected to welcome guests in comfort and welcome.

 

The ‘Africa Room’, with its tribal drums and skins and vineyard memorabilia, is surrounded by floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors to showcase the panoramic views of the vineyard and distant mountains, and can be opened up in summer or comfortably enjoyed, in the depths of winter thanks to our insulative glass windows that keep the warmth in, but still allow amazing views of the surrounds  .

 

The intricate stonework in the indoor and outdoor fireplaces is aesthetically beautiful and truly adds to the ambience of the room. The outdoor al fresco area is enclosed by wisteria that entwine the pergola and a view of the vines, gardens, pool and tennis court in this stunning hunter valley accommodation.

 

An open-plan living space incorporates two generous lounge areas, a dining room and executive kitchen. Unlike many other hunter valley accommodation estates, Winmark Wines offers four bedrooms, all with ensuites, and can sleep eight.

 

Due to the nature of the property and open dams, children under the age of 8 are not recommended at the winery accommodation.

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Rock View

Secluded Rock View is perched above Pooles Rock and provides a spacious bungalow that is perfect for couples, families and groups of gathering friends. There is an emphasis on space, comfort and function and on communing with the bush setting, whilst being surrounded by kangaroos, wallabies, kookaburras and other native fauna.

 

Rock View accommodation is positioned next to the vegetable patch. Guests are encouraged to fossick and enjoy eating the fresh vegetables from the gardens.

 

Rock View has five bedrooms with three bathrooms and sleeps 10. The adjoining living with an open fireplace and kitchen are perfect for a winter night in, whilst the outdoor alfresco area boasts a barbeque and 10-seater dining table that are extremely popular in warmer months. Families are welcome!

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Mio Monte

Mio Monte is a large, sophisticated home that showcases modern Australian architecture with a Tuscan twist. Mio Monte is Italian for ‘My Mountain’ and looks across the vine-filled valley to Mt Broke.

 

The open-plan dining and living areas are framed by full-length windows and sliding doors that open onto a long verandah with views of a private tennis court and the vineyard. A stone fireplace, library and sitting room, two barbecue areas, seven bedrooms and three bathrooms provide ample space for guests to relax and unwind.

 

Mio Monte has been a favourite Hunter Valley accommodation destination for newly married couples for many years. The entire home is now available, with one or two wings on offer and room for up to 14 guests.

 

Due to the nature of the property, children under the age of 8 are not recommended.

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TREAT YOURSELF

Winmark Wines has designed a range of personalised pamper packages. Hampers capitalise on our gourmand-centred location to bring you fine wines and delectable treats ranging from refined barbeques and breakfasts to elaborate chocolate-soaked deserts. Indulgent experiences on offer include wine tours and private helicopter flights finished with gourmet picnics on the estate. Also, experienced massage therapists are standing by to unknot the stress of what you left behind.

 

Please place your order with your final accommodation payment 7 days prior to arrival via 0429 265 268 or info@winmarkwines.com.au