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Featured Hostels in Port Macquarie

Ozzie Pozzie Backpackers - YHA
1.5 out of 5
36 Waugh St, Port Macquarie, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs4,349 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov

Situated near the airport, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Woregore Nature Reserve, Mid North Coast Maritime Museum Pilot Boat Shed and Kooloonbung ...

4.4/5Excellent! (8 reviews)

"Clean bathroom and room was good. Very satisfied with the price."…"

Reviewed on 13 May 2020

Ozzie Pozzie Backpackers - YHA
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Rydges Port Macquarie

Rydges Port Macquarie

4 out of 5
1 Hay Street, Port Macquarie, NSW
The price is Rs9,140 per night from 8 Nov to 9 Nov
4/5Very Good! (951 reviews)

"Great location and very clean, modern hotel. Only issue was a lack of parking at the hotel when it is full"…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2020

Rydges Port Macquarie
Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges

Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges

4 out of 5
20 Park Street, Port Macquarie, NSW
The price is Rs11,208 per night from 15 Nov to 16 Nov
4.2/5Excellent! (978 reviews)

"Loved the view. All staff were delightful except the girl who took breakfast orders at the cash register. She was grumpy. We also did get what we ordered, the lovely man in reception, as we checked out, refunded certain items"…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2020

Sails Port Macquarie - By Rydges
ibis Styles Port Macquarie

ibis Styles Port Macquarie

3.5 out of 5
1 Stewart Street, Port Macquarie, NSW
The price is Rs8,003 per night from 8 Nov to 9 Nov
4/5Very Good! (973 reviews)

"The view qas lovely, the staff were lovely and the spa bath was awesome. I have been many times and would highly recommend it"…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2020

ibis Styles Port Macquarie
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

What Is a Hostel?

If you're searching for low-cost places to stay in Port Macquarie, a hostel could be a great option. No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dorm-style accommodation options all offer the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
  • Budget prices
  • A social atmosphere

Hostels are a great way to stay in Port Macquarie for a lower cost, so you can save your budget for fun things to do. The beaches create an appealing natural setting, and you can enjoy attractions like the waterfront.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Port Macquarie?

The weather can be important when you're experiencing new places, so here's a little information about the local climate:

  • The hottest months are typically January and February, while July and August are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 28° C and night-time temperatures average 15° C
  • April-June: 25° C is the daytime average and 7° C is the night-time average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 23° C and night-time averages are around 6° C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 28° C during the day and 10° C at night
  • Average rainfall is 37 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Port Macquarie?

Depending on your interests, you might like these places to visit:

Natural Features
  • Kooloonbung Creek Nature Park
  • Macquarie Nature Reserve
  • Port Macquarie Astronomical Association Observatory
Cultural Attractions
  • Mid North Coast Maritime Museum Pilot Boat Shed
  • Glasshouse Cultural Centre
  • Port Macquarie Museum
Additional Attractions
  • Douglas Vale Historic Homestead & Vineyard
  • St Thomas Anglican Church
  • Port Macquarie Courthouse

Overall, Port Macquarie is known for its:

  • Beaches
  • Rainforest
  • Whale watching
  • Surfing
  • Wineries

How to Get to Port Macquarie and Around the Area

You can find the closest airport in Port Macquarie, NSW (PQQ), 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from the city centre. An alternative is Taree, NSW (TRO), situated 38.5 mi (61.9 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Port Macquarie?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save more for sightseeing. We’ve heard good things about the waterfront and other attractions in this destination, as well as activities like surfing.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look identical, but these dormitory-style accommodations all offer shared rooms (though many have private options too), low prices and a social environment.
What are the best hostels in Port Macquarie?
While you’re deciding on a place to stay, have a look at this top hostel in Port Macquarie: Ozzie Pozzie Backpackers - YHA - Property features include free WiFi, free parking and an outdoor pool. Rooms come with towels, showers and free toiletries.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Port Macquarie?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s a little information that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 22°C, while the coldest months are July and August, with an average of 14°C. Average annual precipitation for Port Macquarie is 1053 inches.
What is there to see and do in Port Macquarie?
Depending on your interests, you might like to discover the area around Port Macquarie. Get out into nature with places such as Town Beach, Nobbys Beach and Lighthouse Beach. Cultural attractions include Mid North Coast Maritime Museum Pilot Boat Shed, Glasshouse Cultural Centre and Port Macquarie Museum. Visit landmarks such as Roto House, Tacking Point Lighthouse and Lake Innes Ruins.
What's the best way to get to and around Port Macquarie while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Port Macquarie in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Port Macquarie, NSW (PQQ), located 1.9 mi (3.1 km) away. An alternative is Taree, NSW (TRO), which is 38.5 mi (61.9 km) away.