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Reviewed 19 June 2016

My boyfriend and I have just returned from a fabulous weekend away at Tonic Hotel. Arriving from Sydney (about a 2 hour drive), you reach Tonic Hotel. Pulling into a gravel drive that's far away enough from the accomodation to not impact on the tranquility, you pass a large pond full and arrive at your front door. There is space...

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Sydney
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We had the most amazing weekend stay at Tonic Hotel. Relaxing, private and beautiful! We will be back for sure! Thank you Ian and Janelle we were so impressed, you have created something very special here :)

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Thank melissa_hilton
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 May 2016

This place is so relaxed and easy to settle into. We wished we didn't have to come back home to reality. If feels like you are miles away from everything. Such an awesome place to stay and the breakfast was a hit too. Very happy with everything.

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Thank Nickgav2107
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Another lovely weekend in a beautiful venue. Great breakfasts and wonderful friendly owners !!! This was our second time and again it was great can definitely recommend Tonic for a relaxing get away !

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Thank ftroop007
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

More people should know about this amazing place. It's so relaxing, comfortable, cosy, modern. Great friendly service. Everything was just easy! We will definitely be back!!!! Both for a romantic getaway, and for a group getaway with the friends....

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Thank ezmay88
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

A ideal spot to visit the Hunter Valley The setting is lovely and great to be able to chill and have breakfast on your own patio We arrived late but the entry system was so easy it was no problem The email sent by Ian and Janelle prior to arrival is so informative on what to do and where to...

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Thank Martin D
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

If you want peace and all laid out for you this is for you , no silly door keys just a key code pad , park 3m from your door , room very good lay out, cleverly thought out ,cool floors good views very quiet and the salt pool was time of year . Breakfast that was left in fridge...

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Thank Yurnx
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Best sleep of our trip was at Tonic I adored the bed so comfortable. Breakfast in bed was a real treat, fresh fruit and a museli to die for. The view out to the mountians was spectacular with a wonderful sunset which we shared with the kangaroos. The owners were on hand with useful tips for wineries and and dining...

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Thank daroberts1974
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Lovely setting. Sitting at the deck looking out at the lake and beyond is a wonderful and tranquil experience. It is an unstaffed and self service place which serve us fine. We had all the breakfast ingredients left by the cleaners the day before. We made the toasts and coffee by ourselves. One thing to comment is that the cleaner...

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Thank Jockines
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Stunning sunsets and great hosts who even lent us their own gum boots for a concert we went to in the rain. no restaurant on site but breakfast fairies ensured fridge well stocked each day. the owners dog made us very welcome and kept us amused and the owners were very helpful with suggestions for meals and wineries to visit....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
tonic is - a place of uninterrupted relaxation and style, a place where you want to be a guest. A stunning spot - the Lovedale area of the Hunter Valley just 2 hours from Sydney. Simple modern surroundings - Australian design, steel and glass against native grasses. Non invasive service - discrete and informal, no formal check in and check out. Every luxury - crisp white linen, the best towels, groovy furniture and the latest in gadgets. tonic is opulent minimalism. we invite you to come and share ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tonic Hotel

Address: 251 Talga Rd | Lovedale, Hunter Valley, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Pokolbin
Price Range: €194 - €309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Tonic Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Tonic Hotel Pokolbin
Tonic Hotel Greater Newcastle/Pokolbin, Australia
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Pokolbin
#5 Spa Hotel in Pokolbin
#8 Luxury Hotel in Pokolbin
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The large, 2 bedroom option is fabulous”
  • Lake - viewed from the apartment terrace
  • double sinks (toilet to the left, bathroom to the right)
  • view from apartment terrace
  • Large terrace outside bedrooms and sitting room, including dining table
  • Bed
  • Open plan kitchen area
  • Kangaroo by the lake - outside the sitting room terrace
  • Sitting Room featuring gas fire
 of 5 bubbles Charlotte81, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“When arriving don't get too scared about looking at the place. When looking at the doors it looked so small. But as soon as you open the door walk past the kitchenette it opens up. :-) Excellent place to stay.”
 of 5 bubbles Nickgav2107, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“The two bedroom is exceptional”
 of 5 bubbles daroberts1974, 15 Jan 2016 | Read review
“we were in room 6 very stylish”
 of 5 bubbles brianmH3516PG, 20 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Beds are luxurious, rooms all have great views and facilities.”
  • Great start to Sunday morning
  • Quiet and gentle balloons over the Brokenback Ranges
 of 5 bubbles Heath5467, 25 Oct 2015 | Read review
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