The Tuscan villa nestled on a hill at the end of a quiet country lane.
Nicita Estate is completely surrounded by vineyards and enjoys breathtaking views extending from the Barrington Ranges in the east across the valley to the Brokenback Ranges to the west.
Sitting atop seventy of the Hunter Valley’s finest acres, this spectacular working vineyard offers a unique venue for cooking experiences, events and accommodation.
Nicita Estate is close to many restaurants and popular Hunter Valley cellar doors.
Nicita Estate provides 5-star accommodation with some of the best views in the Hunter Valley.
Accommodation is available in our guest suites for our cooking class guests.
Whole of house bookings are also available at certain times of the year.
Nicita Estate is the home of Our Italian Table.
The result of Jen Nicita’s dream to create Italian cooking experiences where guests can learn to cook delicious, authentic Italian meals while enjoying a glass a wine and surrounded by laughter, friends, beautiful scenery – and the sounds and aromas of an Italian kitchen.
From 3-hour pasta-making classes to 3-day immersive hands-on experiences.
Italian Long Lunches and events are also run at the cooking school all year except Winter.
Nicita Estate is also home to Classic Garages, a classic car restoration workshop and event venue.
Car club events, car shows and master classes are held in our large shed that was once built as a winery.
Enjoy viewing and showing beautiful classic cars while enjoying the tranquil ambience of the vineyard.