The Lodge

Ironstone Lodge is a self-contained, luxurious and affordable accommodation house in Lovedale Hunter Valley. The house accommodates small groups of up to 12 adults, has six bedrooms all with ensuites, including a bedroom with disabled facilities, spacious living areas with a large open wood fire, a fully equipped kitchen, and barbecue with outdoor dining facilities.

Facilities for your comfort

  • 6 spacious bedrooms all with ensuites; 4 queen bedrooms, 2 with king beds that can be separated into singles. Please advise us a week prior to arrival if your bedding configurations change from the time of booking.
  • One bedroom and bathroom has carefully thought out Council approved facilities for disabled guests. This room has a king size bed that can be split into 2 single beds.
  • Large open fire for the cooler months with firewood provided
  • Ducted air-conditioning
  • Fast Wifi Internet Access In All Houses. - great for small conference groups
  • Fully equipped Blackwood kitchen with crockery, cutlery, pots, pans, serving platters, toasters, kettles, glassware
  • Full size refrigerator, electric oven, microwave, gas cooktop
  • Dishwasher with dishwashing powder, dishwashing liquid, chux, tea towels, scourer, paper towel and chopping boards
  • Enormous entertaining/dining area, leather lounges, LCD TV, DVD, radio and CD player 
  • 12 seater timber dining table.
  • French doors open onto a large, covered outdoor entertaining area with a 12 seater table and hooded BBQ. Utensils & gas for BBQ provided
  • Laundry with washing machine, dryer, ironing board and iron
  • All linen, towels, hairdryers, soaps, shampoos provided
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  • Mobile reception is available 

Please Note

  • Our houses are self catering for ALL  food & beverages. If you prefer to dine out there is a wide variety of quality restaurants in Lovedale and Pokolbin
  • Sorry: No wi-fi or Foxtel
  • No pets allowed
  • Guests staying in The Lodge do not have access to the swimming pool which is attached to the Homestead.
  • The Lodge cannot be booked with the Homestead unless it is for a conference where a separate bedroom is required for each person
  • The Lodge is NOT suitable for young children due to the close proximity of a large unfenced dam. See our Conditions of Stay
  • No Bucks parties/gatherings
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Tuesday Wednesday Lodge

Lodge: Tuesday Wednesday reduced tarifff for a 2 night stay. Reduced from $2800 to only $2000

Tuesday Wednesday Homestead

Homestead: Reduced price for a 2 night stay on a Tuesday and Wednesday. Reduced from $2200 to only $1600

Direct Booking for Ironstone Homestead

Reduced tariff when booked directly with Ironstone Estate.

$1000 per night reduced from $1100 per night

Direct bookings for Ironstone Lodge

Reduced tariff when booked directly with Ironstone Estate

$1300 per night reduced from $1400 per night


  • "Great house for relaxing with friends.Wish we had a couple of more days to relax here! Thanks."
    The Homestead - April 2015 - The Sydneysiders
  • " We take a large family group up to the Hunter annually and have tried a number of venues... Ironstone is the best of them...not ensuite in every bedroom."
    The Lodge - Dec 2014
  • "I held my 40th birthday here with 9 friends, absolutely perfect... a gorgeous, enormous house that easily sleeps 10 people in 5 double bedrooms. Everything you could possibly need... I would highly recommend."
    The Homestead - June 2014
  • "...every room has it's own bathroom - we absolutely loved that aspect and it's part of the reason we chose this property."
    The Lodge 2015
  • "...found this accommodation absolutely stairs to negotiate...very comfortable beds & lovely bathrooms. The pool was very well maintained as were the grounds"
    The Homestead