|Most expensive month:||April|
|Average price in Port Macquarie:||$123/night|
|Cheapest price found:||$39/night|
|Most expensive day:||Sunday|
Marina Holiday Park
52-60 Settlement Point Road Street, Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia
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Waters Edge Port Macquarie
1 Buller Street, Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia
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Surf Beach Motel Port
64 Burrawan Street, Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia
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Sails Port Macquarie by Rydges
20 Park Street, Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia
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Town Beach Beachcomber Resort
54 William Street, Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia
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Set between golden beaches and lush subtropical rainforest, Port Macquarie lures you in with its Pacific Ocean surf breaks, stunning coastal scenery and vibrant food and wine scene. It also boasts year-round sunshine and wildlife encounters, from swimming with dolphins to cuddling koalas.
In Port Macquarie you're spoilt with some of the best beaches in New South Wales. Town Beach is an easy stroll from the main drag and features soft sand, calm water and a grassy foreshore. The rolling waves at nearby Flynn's Beach make it a great pick for surfers.
Kids and adults alike will love the Koala Hospital, where you can get up close with the adorable Australian marsupials. Wander around the open-air enclosures or sign up for the daily afternoon tour. If you want to cuddle a koala, head to the Billabong Koala & Wildlife Park to spot kangaroos, cassowaries and other iconic Aussie animals.
Port Macquarie is near three world-class national parks. Brimming with exotic birds, Sea Acres National Park protects an enormous pocket of lush coastal rainforest. Check out exhibits at the Rainforest Centre, then stroll under the canopy on one of the trails or boardwalks.
Port Macquarie is quickly earning its stripes on the New South Wales foodie circuit. For modern Australian fusion cuisine, book a table at Stunned Mullet. Expect chic decor, creative dishes and an impressive wine list.
Port Macquarie is easy to get around on foot or using a rental car. The city is a four-hour drive from Sydney and less than three hours from Newcastle. NSW TrainLink offers daily services to Kendall and Wauchope, while regional flights arrive at Port Macquarie Airport.
Port Macquarie is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is Rydges Port Macquarie, which has a current rating of 7.5. For other potential stays, consider Waters Edge Port Macquarie and Sails Port Macquarie by Rydges, which can also be great places to stay in Port Macquarie.
Searches in the last 72 hours suggest an average price of around $157/night is normal for a hotel in Port Macquarie. 4-star and 5-star hotels in Port Macquarie had average prices of $166/night and $647/night, respectively.
Over the last 3 days, Port Macquarie hotels have been found for as cheap as $20/night in searches by HotelsCombined users. For the weekend of May 20 to May 22 specifically, prices in Port Macquarie are around $40 per night or higher.
Over the last 3 days, the starting price of a hotel in Port Macquarie tonight has been as low as $40 and the average price has been $143. If you’d prefer 4-star accommodation, expect to pay at least $90 for this evening.
The majority of bars and restaurants in Port Macquarie are near Clarence Street, the main street along the riverfront. If you’re looking for Port Macquarie hotels within easy walking distance of many restaurants, Rydges Port Macquarie is a good 4-star option, which is near Zebu Bar & Restaurant, Suzu Japanese Dining and The Beach House, a popular local hangout. Another 4-star hotel in Port Macquarie along the main drag is The Mid Pacific, which is close to many options for food, from Thai (Mekong Thai Lao) to Turkish (Zahara) to traditional Australian (Hog’s Breath Cafe). If you are looking for apartment-style accommodation in Port Macquarie, Waterview Apartments offer fully equipped apartments that are close to bars, such as Bar Florian. You can also opt to stay at Port Macquarie Hotel, which has a lively pub and restaurant on site.
If you’re travelling with children and are looking for family-friendly hotels in Port Macquarie, Mantra Quayside offers family rooms and an onsite pool. Restaurants, cinemas, the beach and the riverside are all nearby. Hydro Golf and Putt-Putt is a fun place to take the kids, and you can stay at the nearby Narimba Motel. Billabong Zoo and Wildlife Park is also a family favourite, just outside of town; a nearby Port Macquarie accommodation option would be Oxley Motel and Aston Hill Motor Lodge. A Port Macquarie camel safari is a fun family experience; these take place on Lighthouse Beach, near Port Macquarie hotels including Kilala Executive Home, Shelly Beach Resort and Kokomo.
The Glasshouse Port Macquarie is a theatre, gallery and conference space that showcases various exhibits, performances and events. It’s located on Clarence Street and is just a short walk from the Port Macquarie Museum, which tells the penal history of the area. Nearby Port Macquarie hotels include El Paso Motor Inn, Rydges Port Macquarie and Port Macquarie Hotel. Macquarie Nature Reserve houses the first hospital dedicated to koalas, aptly named Koala Hospital. You can take a tour through the hospital and walk through the reserve along the Koala Hospital Track. Nearby hotels in Port Macquarie include Ramada Resort by Wyndham Flynns Beach, Beachside Holiday Apartments, Oceanview at Flynns and South Pacific Apartments Port Macquarie. The Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail is good for families, and nearby accommodation in Port Macquarie includes Settlers Inn, Macquarie Barracks Motor Inn and Port O’Call Motel. Billabong Zoo and Tacking Point Lighthouse are also worth a visit.
Port Macquarie is famous for its 17 white sandy beaches and river mouth. Shelly Beach, Nobbys Beach and Flynns Beach are located adjacent to each other on the eastern coastline of Port Macquarie. These are family-friendly beaches backed by rainforest, and Nobbys Beach is also dog friendly. For hotels in Port Macquarie near these beaches, you have the options of Azura Beach House B&B or Fi’s Relaxing Beach House (at Shelly Beach), Flynns Beach Resort (at Nobbys Beach) and South Pacific Apartments Port Macquarie, Beachside Holiday Apartments or 15 Beachpark Apartments (at Flynns Beach). Further along the coast are Oxley Beach and Town Beach. Port Macquarie hotels near these beaches include Mantra the Observatory, Sandcastle Apartments, ibis Styles Port Macquarie and Town Beach Beachcomber Resort.