Destination guide

Arty Cessnock will entice you

The area's wineries and art galleries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Cessnock. Travellers to this walkable city praise the local tours, golfing and cheese shops. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Cessnock

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Cessnock has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oaks Golf Course (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Saddlers Creek Wines (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Hanging Tree Wines (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Hunter Valley Zoo (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Briar Ridge Vineyard (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Hunter Valley Golf & Country Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cessnock

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cessnock is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Carmichael Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Bimbadeen Lookout (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Hunter Valley Gardens (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Watagans National Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Speers Point Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Olney State Forest (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Cessnock

The nearest airport is in Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), located 28.1 mi (45.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Cessnock?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 405 holiday lettings near Cessnock. From 220 Houses to 7 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cessnock for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cessnock?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cessnock. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Oaks Golf Course: 531 holiday lettings
  • Hunter Valley Gardens: 527 holiday lettings
  • Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club: 527 holiday lettings
  • Hunter Valley Golf & Country Club: 545 holiday lettings
  • Maitland Gaol: 557 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cessnock listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Cessnock?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 220 Houses in Cessnock. Our other popular types of Cessnock holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 71 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 62 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cessnock?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 188 holiday homes with pool available in Cessnock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.