Updated 15 December 2021
We’re excited to welcome you back to Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley after the extended NSW lockdown. Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley is now open to all guests.

Do I need to be vaccinated?

As of 15 December 2021, there is no longer a requirement to be double-vaccinated for COVID-19 to attend Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley. This may be subject to change in line with any changes to restrictions or public health orders advised by the NSW government.

When attending Lovedale Bistro, Ubika Spa or the hotel gym, all guests should complete the Service NSW contact tracing check-in. All guests in NSW over the age of 12 are required to wear a face mask in an indoor area of the premises. We also ask that you respect social distancing requirements with other guests at the hotel.

Some other changes you may encounter include:

Food & Beverage

Redsalt, our Chef’s Hat award-winning restaurant will re-open for its signature fine dining service from Thursday 4 November and will offer dinner from Thursday to Sunday evenings from 5:30pm – 10:30pm (last bookings taken at 8:45pm). During NSW school holidays and peak travel periods, Redsalt will be open for dinner 7 days per week. The signature buffet breakfast has also returned. Redsalt Restaurant hosts breakfast daily from 6:30am to 10am on weekdays and 6:30am to 10:30am on weekends.

Lovedale Bistro fresh food, cold drinks

Lovedale Bistro, located on the lower ground floor is offering relaxed indoor and al fresco lunch and dinner dining from 11am – 9pm. Take out options and our in-room dining service will also be available daily.

Hotel Facilities

Water Park & Resort Pools

Our brand new water park is temperature-controlled for your pleasure and is for the exclusive use of our hotel guests. Complete with an assortment of slides, water cannons, flumes and jets.  Hours of fun for both large and small guests.  Open 9am- 7pm.

Both our main Resort pool and Haven Pool are open from 6.30am – dusk.

Ubika Spa

Located on the lower ground floor. Spa open Wednesday to Saturday 9am – 6pm.

Dive into relaxation in the Hunter Valley.  Offering a wide range of treatments including massage, facials, body and hair treatments. Spa treatments are in strong demand, so pre-booking is highly recommended before your stay to avoid disappointment.

Hair Salon

The Hair Salon will be open Tuesday-Friday from 9am-5pm and Saturdays 9am-2pm.

Hunter Valley Golf

Our 18 Hole Golf course operates daily between 6.30am – 6pm.  Bookings  are required. Buggy and Club hire are available.  Speak to our friendly team about golf lessons and check out the wide range of accessories in the Pro Shop. For more information on the restrictions that apply to golf, please click here.

Hotel Gym

Open 24 hours a day for hotel guests with a range of equipment and cardio to keep you fit. Your room key provides you with access. Please bring a fresh towel to wipe down the equipment when exercising and adhere to the social distancing limits. Guets using the hotel gym will also need to check-in with the Service NSW app.


With the restrictions in place, some Hunter Valley attractions may have reduced operational hours. Please check that the particular attractions you wish to visit are open prior to making your trip to avoid any disappointment.

Please rest assured that your safety is our top priority during your stay.  Our team are here to deliver True Hospitality during your time with us.

To learn more about Our Clean promise please see Our Clean Promise