Destination guide

Why people love visiting culturally rich Old Bar

The area's culture and live music are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Old Bar. Travelers like the beaches, bars and cafés in this scenic and walkable city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Old Bar

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Old Bar a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Big Buzz Fun Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Harrington Waters Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Taree Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Wingham Golf Course (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Forster-Tuncurry Golf Course (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Old Bar

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Old Bar

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Old Bar is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Old Bar Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Saltwater National Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Diamond Beach (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Queen Elizabeth Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Kiwarrak State Forest (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Cattai Wetlands (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Old Bar

Fly into Taree, NSW (TRO), the closest airport, located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Old Bar?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 115 vacation rentals near Old Bar. From 78 Houses to 12 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Old Bar for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Old Bar?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Old Bar. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Old Bar Beach: 377 vacation rentals
  • Diamond Beach: 415 vacation rentals
  • Harrington Beach State Park: 187 vacation rentals
  • Seashells Beach: 415 vacation rentals
  • Honeycomb Valley Farm: 409 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Old Bar listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Old Bar?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 78 Houses in Old Bar. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Old Bar include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Old Bar?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 33 vacation rentals with pool available in Old Bar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.