Lochinvar is situated in the Upper Hunter Valley of New South Wales. The suburban community is roughly 132 kilometres away from the capital city of Sydney. Lochinvar is geographically bounded by several landscapes and seascapes, such as Melville Hill, Rosebrook Range and Wentworth Swamp, among others. Lochinvar has a number of adjacent tourist spots as well. Some of these are the Australian Army Infantry Museum, which displays the history of the Australian infantry soldier with weapons and other equipment, and Endeavour Museum, which houses antique, colonial, agricultural and industrial artefacts. The vicinity of Lochinvar is mainly connected by the Lochinvar train station and the Newcastle Airport. Town visitors who wish to spend time in the area may choose from various nearby hotels, like Mercure Maitland, Wandin Hunter Valley and Monte Pio Motor Inn, to name a few.