Westfield Kotara’s dining and entertainment precinct The Rooftop features local and international restaurants and food outlets, along with a state-of-the-art cinema complex.
Charlestown Square shopping center has over 240 specialty stores and and major retailers. The South Piazza is home to restaurants, bowling, laser-tag, an arcade and an 8-screen cinema.
Around a 45 minute drive from The Esplanade Motel, the Hunter Valley Vineyards is home to over 150 exceptional wine producers and 60 restaurants. There are many great activities for couples and families.
Around an hour drive from The Esplanade Motel, Port Stephens is a beautiful coastal town with great activities in and around the water, scenic walking tracks and 26 beaches.