"Airlie House" was built in 1895 and today is an elegant, Victorian Mansion landmark on the New England Highway at Scone. It has a reputation as one of the best motels and restaurants in the Upper Hunter.
"Airlie House" and the accompanying modern Motor Inn are set on two and a half acres of established gardens with many magnificent roses, and expansive lawns with shady trees.
In the garden and lawn area is a half-court tennis court and a large swimming pool for guests.
Within historic "Airlie House" is the beautiful Hunter Country Restaurant with our bar with open fireplace.
"Airlie House" offers great facilities for both the overnight and longer term traveler, as well as for small conferences, weddings and groups.
We are near to the center of town and to its facilities.
Historic "Airlie House" comprises:
- 3 period guest house suites
- bar with two original marble fireplaces
- licensed Hunter Country Restaurant
Attached to "Airlie House" are:
- 23 comfortable, air conditioned motel units
- swimming pool
- half-court tennis
- 2½ acres of established gardens featuring formal rose beds
Scone is located in what many believe is the most beautiful part of the Hunter Valley and is the perfect base to explore our local wineries, Barrington Tops, Lake Glenbawn, Burning Mountain and is within easy reach of Tamworth, Morpeth and the Lower Hunter Wine Country.
Scone is recognised as the Horse Capital of Australia, and a full calendar of sporting, social and cultural events occurs throughout the year.
We are proud of our 3.5 star accommodation rating and our emphasis on friendliness and cleanliness. These are the reasons why so many guests return again and again.
Let us be your home away from home while you explore and enjoy the beautiful Upper Hunter region.
"Airlie House" - your home away from home