Escape to an unforgettable weekend on the banks of the beautiful Manning River in Taree, a historic place. Nestled in the heart of the scenic Manning Valley, this is a perfect location for fishing, boating, and riverside walks. Delicious oysters are also farmed in the Great Lakes River and Nearby.
Taree is a 3hr 45min drive north of Sydney, in the heart of the stunning Manning Valley on NSW’s North Coast. Coach services operate from Sydney and Newcastle, and trains run from Sydney to Newcastle. You can also fly to Taree airport, just 7 km from the centre of town. Travel options vary from seaside resorts and rural retreats to waterside holiday parks, and national park camping.
The more adventurous travellers are sure to find something special in Taree. Oxley Anchorage Caravan Park is in the heart of Harrington, at the mouth of the Manning Canal. The park features completely self-contained cabins with one and two bedrooms, driven sites, drive-through sites, a saltwater swimming pool and a barbecue area. Local attractions are within walking distance to the park. Just within a short walk is the Harrington Hotel.
The Dawson River Tourist Park is located on eight acres of waterfront property, with the river at your doorstep. The property is conveniently situated five minutes north of the central business district of Taree and just three kilometres away from the Pacific Highway. They have air-conditioned, self-contained, luxury deluxe, two-bedroom en suite cabins at affordable rates. Shaded caravans and campsites at the front of the water are open. There is a boat ramp on the deepwater river shore.
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Discovery Parks-Harrington Beach (originally Big4 Harrington Holiday Park) lies tucked away near kilometres of pristine and secluded surf breaks and beautiful beaches. They have several accommodation options, including Safari Tents, that would fit couples or families looking to get back to nature. The area is a bountiful place to explore with their park just under an hour from Port Macquarie and a half-hour from Diamond Head.
There is also no shortage of luxury accommodation options in this magnificent riverside town.
Mescal’s at Pampoolah is where you can rest and relieve stress in harmony, anonymity and style. Mescal’s is a custom-built bed and breakfast featuring inexpensive luxury accommodation surrounded by beautiful bushland and stunning landscaped gardens and is rated 4.5 stars. Experience luxurious, perfectly decorated apartments, super comfortable beds and country breakfasts in a child-free sanctuary. Mescal’s is a beautiful haven for both domestic and foreign visitors to take a brief vacation.
Nundoobah Retreat is situated just three hours north of Sydney, in the picturesque Manning Valley. Nundoobah Retreat provides only that-a break from daily life ‘s demands while offering a beautiful atmosphere. Nundoobah Retreat consists of two charming cottages located on the banks of the majestic Dawson River, with associated guest facilities.
When you just need a cosy base from which to unleash the mysteries of the glorious Manning Valley, the perfect alternative is Manning Valley Hideaway at Artisans on the Hill. There are five guest quarters, each with a Tasmanian timber as its theme and four bathrooms. These are spacious and cosy, airy, each has access to an on site bathroom (and air-conditioned if you want to use it) – a house away from home.
Taree is also home to several simpler accommodations for your stay. These places are certainly still of the utmost quality.
Paterson House is a largely self-contained 80-year-old bungalow in California, suitable for families and groups visiting Taree and the Manning Valley. The property is beautifully restored and comfortably sleeps eight guests, and has everything you need to enjoy your stay in Taree. Friendly family and cat, with a wide, stable rear yard. The garage is lockable, and the driveway offers vehicle and trailer storage.
The Taree Highway Motor Inn is a tidy, spacious 3.5-star motel with 17 rooms on the ground floor and five deluxe two-room suites. The Motor Inn is situated one kilometre north of Taree city centre, near to hotels, cinema, racecourse, sports fields and the Manning River, making it a great venue for sales members, veterans, party travellers and more.
Midlands Motel is a perfectly built motel just off the central business district of Taree and adjacent to the Manning River. Midlands Motel is within walking distance of bars, cafes and stores, beaches, galleries, boat ramps and Endeavour Wharf. Midlands Motel provides spacious, convenient, well-appointed and uniquely decorated rooms to fit your every need. Our rooms are built for business travellers with ample workspace, free internet access and desk lamps.
Taree has lovely holiday accommodation to offer. You may choose to stay here for one night while driving through town on your way north from Sydney or south from Byron Bay, or you can stay in the region for a great while and experience the Manning Valley National parks and it’s historical settlement and buildings.
Taree has plenty to offer for an enjoyable time. Book with us today.
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