Although it's situated 14 kilometres outside of the central area, Rutherford is definitely worth checking out. It has 3 accommodation options to select from, Best Western Plus Hunter Gateway and Old Maitland Inn.
If you find yourself needing more accommodation options in Lovedale, try the Cedars Mount View and the Longhouse. They are 15 kilometres and 6 kilometres away from the city's main streets. If these two aren't the best fit, try the Carriages Boutique Hotel or the Lilies Luxury Retreats.
The close by localities of Aberdare and Weston are worth seeing. Aberdare is 10 kilometres to the south of Lovedale, while Weston is 11 kilometres to the southeast. Aberdare accommodations are the Potters Hotel Brewery Resort and Cumberland Motor Inn. Weston choices include the Kurri Motor Inn and Station Hotel Motel Kurri Kurri.
Before you say "see ya later" to Hunter Valley, make sure you catch a local game. Find Newcastle International Sports Centre to the southeast of Lovedale. To stay nearby, make a reservation at the Quest Newcastle or The Gateway Inn.
For visitors flying to Lovedale, the most convenient airport is Williamtown Airport. The closest place to stay is the Mercure Newcastle Airport.
Hotels in Lovedale start at AU$136 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.