Welcome to the Branxton Bank

History meets luxury just minutes from Hunter Valley vineyards  

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Escape to the historic Branxton Bank, a unique accommodation destination just moments away from the renowned Hunter Valley Vineyards.

Enjoy the captivating blend of history and luxury, where the past meets contemporary comfort.

Located just minutes from the renowned Hunter Valley Vineyards, this unique destination promises an unforgettable blend of heritage charm and contemporary comfort.

Originally constructed in 1939 as the Bank of New South Wales, Branxton Bank invites guests to step back in time and experience the nostalgia of an era when hopes, dreams, and savings flowed through its vaults.

Whether you're seeking a romantic weekend getaway in the wine lover's paradise or planning a memorable setting for pre-wedding celebrations, Branxton Bank caters to both groups and couples, ensuring an enchanting escape from the hustle of city life.

Where we are: Branxton, New South Wales

Conveniently located just two hours north of Sydney and a short 45-minute drive from Newcastle Airport, Branxton Bank is situated in the charming town of Branxton. It's the perfect hub for exploring the renowned Hunter Valley Vineyard region; just 15-minutes drive away.

The traditional owners of Branxton are the Wonnarua people.

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Hunter Valley Luxury Accommodation

Bold blues, elegant marbles, and opulent gold accents set the mood. Designed and renovated by renowned interior designer Naomi Findlay, Branxton Bank combines vintage finds with the modern amenities you need for a relaxing stay.

Oversized chandeliers and gold wall sconces in the dining room create the perfect scene for a dinner party, and our stunning kitchen has everything you need to create a spectacular feast or a backdrop for an elegant morning tea or brunch. 

A fully equipped laundry adds convenience to your stay.

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With 4 King bedrooms (which can be split) and 3.5 bathrooms, we can accommodate up to 8 guests, perfect for a wedding party or a getaway with friends.  

Each meticulously restored bedroom fuses vintage charm and modern amenities, ensuring maximum relaxation after exploring the Hunter Valley. With crisp white bedding, plush velvet and denim furnishings, and thoughtful touches, each room tells its own story. Branxton Bank is not just a place to sleep; it's a piece of history.

Indulge your senses in one of our freestanding baths with beautiful herringbone tiles, and unwind after a day of adventure, shopping, golf, or wine tasting.

Wedding Accommodation, Parties & Celebrations

Elevate your special day by hosting your wedding party or pre-wedding celebrations at Branxton Bank, conveniently located near wedding venues in Pokolbin, Lovedale, and the greater Hunter Valley. Our spacious dining room and stunning kitchen provide an exquisite backdrop for bridal showers, hens' parties, and bucks' weekends, creating cherished memories against our historic architecture.

Local Attractions

Beyond the vineyards, Branxton and its surroundings offer an array of activities, from helicopter rides and golf courses to antique shopping, horseback riding, and spa retreats. Food enthusiasts will delight in superb local cuisine and gastro pubs. Just 15 minutes away, you'll find venues like Hope Estate, hosting concerts featuring world-class performers, and the spectacular Hunter Valley Gardens with family-friendly festivals and enchanting Christmas lights.

Stroll through the charming town center and visit our local bakery, pub, and butchery. Our welcoming locals are eager to meet you!

Wine Tasting Adventures

Discover your inner sommelier with wine-tasting tours in the renowned Hunter Valley. We’re just a short drive from world-class wineries, cellar doors, cheese and chocolate factories. After indulging, return to Branxton Bank to savour local produce on our charming terrace or in our elegant dining room as the sun sets over the historic town.

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Experience the Branxton Bank for yourself.  

Book your weekend escape or special celebration today and indulge in an extraordinary blend of history, luxury, and hospitality. 

Sleeps up to 8 guests.

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