Top 5 Photo Ops in Port Macquarie​

Visit Port Macquarie on the New South Wales North Coast and discover beaches, a rainforest and stunning landscapes. A perfect holiday destination to update your Instagram, as there are many beautiful spots around the town, no filter needed! Stay with us at ibis Styles Port Macquarie, providing unique beachfront hotel accommodation, you’ll be able to take photos straight from your hotel room! Read on to discover our guide to the top 5 photo opportunities in Port Macquarie.

  1. Town Beach

With the hotel directly opposite Town Beach, you are merely one street away from picture perfect photo opportunities. A beautiful spot to capture sunrises and sunsets, the beach usually has great surfing conditions and calm areas for swimming. Grab a coffee and wander down the beach, you’ll never know what photo op’s may arise!

Photo via (IG) @jo_chua

  1. Tacking Point Lighthouse

Less than a 10 minute drive from ibis Styles, you will find Tacking Point Lighthouse. Erected in 1879, this is the thirteenth oldest lighthouse in Australia. Sitting a top of a rocky headland offering stunning panoramic views along the coast, this is the perfect opportunity to update the ‘gram.

Photo via (IG) @ruta.alternamx

  1. The Breakwall

Iconic to Port Macquarie, take a walk along the breakwall and discover stunning views of the Hastings River towards Town Beach. You won’t be lost for photo opportunities with the colourful graffiti rocks filled with messages, sunrises, sunsets and sights of dolphins playing in the river.

Photo via (IG) @tumblingkate.runs

  1. North Brother Mountain

Just a 40 minute drive from ibis Styles to Dooragan National Park, you will find North Brother Mountain. The immediate view is over the magnificent Camden Haven Inlet with the Camden Haver River winding between Queens and Taylors Lakes. With views extending from the south to the north, this will definitely give you panoramic photo ops’!

Photo via (IG) @danedwoods

  1. Markets

Every weekend there is bound to be a market for you to explore. Uncover local produce, seek out eclectic arts and crafts and discover water views. With photo opportunities that give you a real glimpse of Port Macquarie lifestyle, it is worth a visit!

Photo via (IG) @tekfae

Where to stay? Stay with us at ibis Styles Port Macquarie with a number of accommodation options. Rest and unwind in our guest lounge with 180 degree views, outdoor swimming pool and stunning top floor Breakfast Lounge.


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