Ponderosa Homestead - North Rothbury

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Ponderosa Homestead - North Rothbury

**ENJOY AN EXTRA NIGHT ON US !** Book 2 nights and receive the 3rd night FREE. Available for all NEW bookings only, made from 2nd March 2024 for the Ponderosa Homestead and staying between 2nd March 2024 - 30th August 2024. **This offer is not available on Long Weekends, Public Holidays or any Special Events in the Hunter (such as concerts etc.), or in conjunction with other offers or discounts. Promotion available only by contacting Hunter Valley Stays on 0477 010 010, not available online.

Welcome to the Ponderosa Homestead, a ranch-style home of generous proportions set on 5 park-like acres in North Rothbury. Accommodating up to 10 guests, this spacious property has room for all your friends and family to relax and be entertained in style. Ponderosa Homestead is located just a short drive from the Hunter Expressway and is only a few minutes to The Vintage Golf Course, the township of Branxton and Huntlee featuring a Coles, Tavern, and speciality shops to stock up on provisions for your stay. With top restaurants, vineyards, cellar doors and concert venues located within a short drive of the property makes Ponderosa Homestead the perfect accommodation location for your next stay in Wine Country.
Ponderosa Homestead features five large bedrooms, two bathrooms both with bathtubs for indulgent relaxation, multiple living/dining areas, one of which includes a nine-foot pool table, perfect for friendly competitions and fun evenings. Enjoy a modern and well-appointed kitchen to create memorable meals and enjoy the gourmet produce you collect on your food and wine trails. 
Step outside to find a generous covered BBQ dining area. Enjoy meals and games, complete with darts board, while overlooking pool terrace and bushland beyond.
The massive, sparkling in-ground pool is so inviting and the perfect spot to linger and relax on a hot summer days. Beyond the pool, you'll discover a purpose built wooden seated fire pit area next to the dam, perfect for cosy winter evenings while star gazing with a glass of fine Hunter wine. The entire property is kept comfortable all year round with reverse cycle air conditioning and there’s a laundry with washer and dryer when needed.
Ponderosa is the perfect property to use as your base to explore the Hunter Valley. Enjoy dining at renowned Hunter Valley restaurants close by, such as Amanda's on the Edge, Esca at Bimbadgen, Jimmy Jones, Muse and Kawal. Discover award-winning cellar doors within a 10-minute drive, including Lucy’s Run, Blueberry Hill, Degen Wines, Hart & Hunter, Calais Estate and many more. Concert goers will be within easy reach of Bimbadgen, Hope and Roche Estates. 
With its prime location, extensive facilities, and spacious interiors, Ponderosa Homestead is the ideal property for relaxation, family gatherings and milestone celebrations. 
We look forward to hosting you and your guests at Ponderosa Homestead.

Please note that this property is NOT pet friendly.

Please note, Ponderosa Homestead has exterior security cameras to monitor the exterior of the home only for the protection of the property.  Security cameras are commonplace at many of our rural properties. Footage is private and remains the property of the owner, and will only be used for insurance liability reasons, to monitor occupancy and other policies noted in our Terms & Conditions. They, in no way, are there to infringe upon the expectation of privacy of guests in these exterior areas. To disable or obscure the cameras is prohibited and may result in loss of security deposit or eviction.

Accommodates a maximum 10 guests or 8 guests in individual beds

Bedroom One - 1 King Bed with ensuite (2)
Bedroom Two - 1 King Bed OR 2 King Single Beds (2)
Bedroom Three - 1 King Bed OR 2 King Single Beds (2)
Bedroom Four - 1 King Bed OR 2 King Single Beds (2)
Bedroom Five - 1 Queen Bed (2)

Weekend - minimum 2 nights for up to 8 guests $880 per night  (Thu-Fri or Fri-Sat or Sat-Sun)
Midweek - minimum 2 nights for up to 8 guests $660 per night  (Mon-Thu)
Additional adults $80 per person per night
Additional children 2-13 years $60 per person per night
Infants under 2 years free of charge. 

Please note that a $40 booking fee is applicable for all bookings made.

A security deposit/bond of $1000 is required for your stay and is payable as a credit card pre- authorisation. This will be processed approximately 24 - 48 hours before your arrival, so please ensure the funds are available at this time.

Please contact us for a customised quote for longer stays of 3 nights and over.

A 1-night stay may be accepted at discretion of Management within 14 days of the prospective arrival date. A surcharge is applicable on the 1-night stay, this will be calculated by our staff and quoted to you before the booking is confirmed.

Weekend Public Holiday, Easter, Christmas, and New Year periods require a minimum 3 night stay full weekend rate.

Concert and special event weekends in the Hunter Valley will have a set minimum night requirement to stay and may attract a surcharge.

This Private Home is proudly Property Managed by Hunter Valley Stays on the Owner’s behalf.



  • 5 Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms
  • Acreage
  • Air Conditioning / Heating
  • Air conditioning - Ducted
  • BBQ
  • Barbecue Facilities
  • Bathrooms
  • Bathtub
  • Books & Board Games - Selection
  • Car Parking - Outdoors
  • Casual outdoor seating
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Ceiling Fans In All Bedrooms
  • Children Welcome
  • Clingwrap & Aluminium Foil
  • Coffee Machine - Nespresso Pod Machine
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Cooking pots, crockery, cutlery, glasses, platters
  • Cooktop - Gas
  • Dam
  • Dining Table - Indoor
  • Dining Table - Outdoor
  • Dishwasher
  • Firepit
  • Fireplace - Gas
  • Freshly laundered towels, bed linen and tea towels
  • Fridge
  • Full Kitchen
  • Garden
  • Hairdryers
  • High Chair & Portacot
  • Hunter Valley Olive Oil
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Kettle & Toaster
  • Laundry - Washer/dryer
  • Linen provided for the stay
  • Microwave
  • No Pets
  • Non-smoking Rooms
  • Outdoor entertainment area - covered
  • Oven
  • Pool Table
  • Rural Views
  • Shampoo, conditioner and body wash
  • Swimming pool
  • TV - Free to Air
  • TV - Multiple units
  • TV - Streaming apps (guests own login required)
  • Tea, coffee, sugar, salt, pepper & long-life milk
  • WiFi internet - Free

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