The Township of Raymond Terrace
Raymond Terrace is a peaceful town situated in the Hunter Region off the Pacific Highway just north of Newcastle. The location of the town shopping centre, picturesque Hunter river and eateries are all within walking distance of Hathaway Bed & Breakfast.
Raymond Terrace has become an ideal stopover location for many travelers heading along the coast to and from Sydney or Brisbane. At Hathaway, every effort has been made to ensure all guests have a comfortable stay away from home before continuing on their travels.
With only 15 minutes from Newcastle Airport, there is only a short drive to Raymond Terrace. For a family fun weekend away, we are located nearby to Hunter Valley vineyards and the stunning beaches of Port Stephens and Newcastle. Hathaway Bed & Breakfast is only a short stroll from the towns shopping centres, restaurants, cafes and riverfront park.
Things to do...
Entertainment & Dining
Raymond Terrace Bowling Club
Raymond Terrace Bowling Club is a heart-warming destination offering value and contemporary country courtesy to our community in safe, comfortable and relaxed surroundings.
Situated in the Port Stephens district, the club is only 20 minutes north of Newcastle, just off the Pacific Highway, and provides competitive rates for all types of functions.
Call in on your way past and say hello.
Raymond Terrace Bowling Club
If you are looking for something different to do for your next social event why not try a game of barefoot bowls. At only $7 a head, which includes bowls and a short lesson before you start, it is one of the best value for money activities around.
With two synthetic greens under cover there is no need to worry about the weather. Rain, hail or shine your event will go ahead. Grab a bite to eat from the restaurant or use the BBQ facilities.
MarketPlace Raymond Terrace
MarketPlace is the largest retail shopping complex within Raymond Terrace. It is serviced by a Woolworths Supermarket, BWS, Woolworths Petrol, Big W including a complete Garden Centre as well as 42 shops and services.
The Centre has been developed with a retail mix that is designed to suit both locals and visitors. The retail focus is on fresh food, takeaway, specialty retail, fashion and financial services supported by friendly and helpful staff to meet all of your shopping needs.
Indulge in Extras
Need to relax of find inner peace?
With two additional business operating onsite at The Rectory, we are able to offer our guests an abundance of therapeutic, calming and spiritual experiences all at your very doorstep.
Reward yourself a luxurious body massage with Terrace Thai Massage. Specialising in traditional Thai deep tissue massages guests will be able to relax and restore tried mind and bodies. Information and bookings, phone Ouy on 0437 763 606.
The historic Rectory is also available for private tarot readings, meditation, reiki and relaxation massages. For information and bookings, phone Kath on 0414 865 484.
Guests staying at Hathaway Bed & Breakfast are offered special discounts and packages from both Terrace Thai Massage and Kath’s Tarot & Mediation.
For The Keen Shopper
The Rectory Markets
Grab a bargain, fresh produce, handmade wares or something for the kids at our monthly Rectory Markets.
Operating the last Sunday of each month, there will be something to find everyone.
The Rectory Cafe is open from 8am so you can fill your belly before shopping up a storm.