The Hunter Valley is one of the most romantic wedding destinations in Australia. Make it a day to remember and exchange your vows amongst the picturesque vineyards and the rolling hills of the Brokenback Mountain range.
Spicers Retreats are renowned for their collection of relaxed and luxurious retreats, with two located right in the heart of the Hunter Valley.
Our Hunter Valley Wedding Venues
Spicers Vineyards Estate
Nestled amongst some of the oldest vineyards in Australia, Spicers Vineyards Estate is the ideal setting for a wedding that’s subtly elegant, easy on the palate and distinctively memorable.
You and your guests will enjoy a taste of Hunter Valley hospitality at its most welcoming, generous and unforgettable.
Spicers Vineyards Estate was voted the No. 1 Hotel for Romance in Australia and No. 3 in the World in 2016! Saying ‘I do’ at this intimate and elegant retreat is an unforgettable moment.
It is conveniently located in the central Pokolbin area of the Hunter Valley wine region.
Situated with its own four-acre vineyard, the property takes advantage of its aspect, being perched at the top of Hermitage Road it offers rolling views across to the Brokenback Mountain range.
Spicers Guesthouse features a contemporary design blended with a warm and welcoming spirit, the ideal mix for a unique and memorable wedding venue.
Spicers Guesthouse provides the perfect setting for an elegant yet contemporary wedding. This retreat exudes modern elegance but with a warm welcoming feel.
A variety of locations for both the wedding and reception are available with 49 rooms including a four-bedroom cottage for guests to stay overnight.
Just two and a half hours north of Sydney, Spicers Guesthouse is perfectly situated to allow you to explore the traditional cellar doors and vineyards of the Hunter Valley.
Having undergone an 18-month revitalisation the retreat has an inviting, homely feel that envelops guests once inside. The upgrade reflects a fresh contemporary uplift while the welcoming spirit of the original Guest House has been preserved.
What We Offer
A Spicers Retreat wedding will leave you wanting for nothing. Our unique properties are not only the most luxurious and ideal locations to have your wedding, but they are also staffed by a team dedicated to ensuring your day of days is one to remember.
Both of our Hunter Valley wedding venues offer you unique ceremony options.
At Spicers Guesthouse, our Lovedale Pavilion offers a modern feel with rustic charm under the cool white rafters or choose from one of our beautiful lush green lawns and hold your ceremony outside in the sunshine.
Spicers Vineyards Estate offers the ideal setting for an intimate wine destination wedding. The spacious grounds offer beautiful old gum trees, four acres of vineyard and views of the Brokenback Mountain range, providing the perfect backdrop for exchanging vows and taking wedding photography.
Spicers Guesthouse provides you with three options for the reception.
Lovedale Pavilion and Lawn – A gorgeous pavilion with glass doors down both sides spilling onto beautiful green lawns, big glass windows overlooking lush bushland and a high-pitched ceiling with white painted beams.
Tallawanta Room – Tallawanta is a big, bright and airy space perfect for a big family wedding. With whitewashed brick, bi-fold doors opening out onto a vine drenched terrace and a high coffered ceiling, Tallawanta is a beautiful blank canvas that will suit any style of wedding.
Marquee Weddings – Enjoy the beautiful setting of the Mountain View Lawn with the backdrop of the Brokenback Mountain range.
Over at Spicers Vineyards Estate, the onsite, multi-award-winning Restaurant Botanica offers seated dining for up to 80 people.
With an expansive all-weather veranda and the main dining room, the restaurant overlooks the property’s private vineyard and the Brokenback Mountain range.
Both Spicers Guesthouse and Spicers Vineyards Estate offer a wide range of dining options and packages to suit all group sizes and dietary requirements.
Our Hunter Valley properties provide accommodation options for all group sizes.
Spicers Guesthouse offers guests 45 rooms and suites, plus a four-bedroom cottage.
Whether your friends and family wish to enjoy a weekend away or just celebrate with you and stay the night of the wedding, speak to us about our rooms and rates available.
For those looking for a more intimate experience, Spicers Vineyards Estate is the ultimate private wine country experience.
Set back from the buzz of Hermitage Road, the retreat guesthouse building is nestled between the private four-acre vineyard and natural bushland.
With only 12 rooms, plus a four-bedroom house, your privacy is assured with every one of the spacious rooms and suites being created to be your personal haven.