<p><b>Property Location</b> <br />With a stay at Block Eight in Belford, you'll be close to Macquariedale Estate and Piggs Peake Winery. This 4-star cottage is within the vicinity of Tintilla Estate Vineyard and Olive Grove and Mistletoe Wines.</p><p><b>Rooms</b> <br />Make yourself at home in one of the 5 air-conditioned rooms featuring fireplaces and flat-screen televisions. Private kitchens make it easy to prepare your meals. Cable television is provided for your entertainment. Conveniences include separate sitting areas and minibars, and housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.</p><p><b>Amenities</b> <br />Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as a picnic area.</p><p><b>Dining</b> <br />A complimentary breakfast is included.</p><p><b>Business, Other Amenities</b> <br />Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk and a library. Free self parking is available onsite.</p>
Block Eight is a ten minute drive to all of the Hunter's best attractions yet feels a world away from the hustle and bustle of the tourist trail.
Set over 100 acres with abundant natural bushland, large dams, 15 acres of grapes, 10 acres of olives and bordered by conservation areas, Block Eight is home to chooks, pigs, ducks and scores of kangaroos.
The villas and Guest House sit naturally in their environment and interiors have been designed with comfort and luxury in mind. Also provided are homemade single vineyard wines, homemade preserves and home baked treats for afternoon tea. Stroll the large vegetable patch, orchard or collect farm fresh eggs for your breakfast.
After celebrating a 10th anniversary in 2014 and subsequent year off in 2015, the famed Gum Ball Music and Arts Festival will make a triumphant return back to its beloved Hunter Valley bushland home 'Dashville in 2016.
The popular camping festival, which in 2014 saw the Hoodoo Gurus headline a huge list of over 30 acts performing to a capacity crowd of around 2,500 people, is anticipated to return for its biggest year to date.
The Gum Ball 2016 festival will run in similar format to previous years, with live music over two stages for two nights and three days, including the popular silent disco and Sunday breakfast wind down.
Due to recent site improvements, its anticipated that further inclusions will be added to the festival program over coming months to complement Dashville's growing space....