Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Douglas River

The beaches and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Douglas River. Travelers appreciate the seafood restaurants in this 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 Douglas River

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Douglas River has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • East Coast Natureworld (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Bicheno Penguin Tours (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Freycinet Vineyards (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Devil’s Corner Cellar Door (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Gala Estate Winery (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Douglas River

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, January, February, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 76°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Douglas River

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Douglas River is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Friendly Beaches (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Freycinet National Park (24.2 mi / 38.9 km)

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

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

  • Freycinet Marine Farm: 192 vacation rentals
  • East Coast Natureworld: 116 vacation rentals
  • Scamander Beach: 119 vacation rentals
  • Bicheno's Motorcycle Museum & Restoration: 168 vacation rentals
  • Bicheno Penguin Tours: 167 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Douglas River 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 Douglas River?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 52 Houses in Douglas River. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Douglas River include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Douglas River?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 21 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Douglas River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.