Angela & Tony invite you to share their good old fashioned country service. The Hunter Valley Travellers Rest Motel is located in Cessnock within easy reach of the picturesque vineyards of the Hunter Valley and the Hunter Valley Gardens. The Travellers Rest Motel offers visitors all the hospitalities of a comfortable motel for a weekend away or an extended holiday.
Whether stopping overnight at the Travellers Rest or staying to explore our many local delights in the Hunter Valley Wine country, a warm friendly greeting and comfortable bed always awaits you.
Our motel rooms are very comfortable, with large family rooms, double rooms & twin rooms available.
All contain tea & coffee making facilities, refrigerators, d/d phones & private ensuites with under floor heating during the winter months and are centrally air conditioned in the summer. Situated well back from the road, our rooms are very quiet.
The Indoor Courtyard has a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. Bring your choice bottle of wine, cup of tea or coffee out into the courtyard and relax on the lounges, while catching up on news with some friends, perusing the daily papers, or watch the Japanese koi fish lazily swim around.
The Indoor Courtyard can be rearranged to cater for a variety of groups including: Wedding parties, Anniversaries, Yoga groups, Art and Craft groups, Family Reunions, Dancing groups etc.
The Indoor Courtyard is situated within the Travellers Rest all under one roof, and is conveniently located to all rooms and restaurant which can be centrally heated or cooled.
The Courtyard Restaurant is a quiet & cosy place to get together with a group of friends and enjoy a healthy home cooked meal after a busy day of exploring the Hunter Valley.
The Courtyard Restaurant is open all year round for groups and packages. We also cater for diabetics and vegetarians in our restaurant, (please advise).
The Courtyard Restaurant features a log fire and under floor heating which will warm you up on the outside in the winter months and our central air conditioning will cool you in the summer months.
The Courtyard Restaurant can seat 45 people comfortably and it is B.Y.O, soft drinks are available. Ask our friendly staff to open your chosen bottle, with no corkage fee.
Live evening entertainment is available at various times during the year.
The Travellers Rest has midweek packages ideally suited for seniors. We cater for a variety of groups including: wedding, yoga, probus, anniversaries, senior, garden, car, motor bike, walking, tennis, dance clubs, etc.
Rates for Midweek from $79, Weekend from $120.
Hunter Valley Travellers Rest Motel are the proud winners of:
Winner Lower Hunter BEC
Hospitality Award 1998
Encouragement Award 1999
Hospitality Award 2000
Business of the Year 2000
Hunter Region Awards for Excellence in Tourism Finalist 2000