Destination guide

Travel to friendly Rutherford

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Rutherford. Revered for its bars, spas and restaurants, this city is both welcoming and trendy. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Rutherford

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Rutherford a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wyndham Estate (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Gartelmann Wines (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Allandale Winery (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Hunter Valley Zoo (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Hunter Valley Golf & Country Club (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Lucy's Run (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rutherford

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rutherford is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hunter Region Botanic Gardens (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Hunter Valley Gardens (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Carmichael Park (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Hunter Wetlands Centre (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Bimbadeen Lookout (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Watagans National Park (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Rutherford

The nearest airport is in Newcastle, NSW (NTL-Williamtown), located 20.1 mi (32.3 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Rutherford?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 138 vacation rentals near Rutherford. From 33 cottages to 106 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Rutherford for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Cottages in Rutherford?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 33 Cottages in Rutherford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rutherford include:

  • Houses: 106 rentals available
  • Cabins: 33 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 33 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rutherford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 55 vacation rentals with pool available in Rutherford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.