Destination guide

Enjoy seaside fun from Currumbin holiday homes to rent

Blending the charm of a seaside community with the pristine rainforests and mountains of the region, Currumbin is an ideal destination on the Gold Coast for a fun and relaxing holiday in nature. From water sports and wilderness adventures to waterfront entertainment and rejuvenation on the beach, you’ll find plenty to do from Currumbin holiday homes to rent.

Things to do

Things to do near Currumbin holiday rentals

Currumbin is filled with unique attractions for a memorable holiday. Currumbin holiday homes can be found near places like the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, a wildlife park featuring animals in naturalistic habitats and wildlife encounters, and the Currumbin Beach Vikings Surf Life Saving Club, an event space with bistro fare and live music with balcony dining. Elephant Rock, a distinctive oceanfront formation with a scenic overlook for views of the skyline, is a must-see attraction. If you’re visiting in September, Swell Sculpture Festival features unique works from local artists.

Outdoor activities

Must-try sports near Currumbin pet-friendly accommodation

Currumbin holiday homes put you within reach of many exciting water-sport and other outdoor activities perfect for your adventure. Currumbin not only boasts some of the best surf breaks in the area for surfing or longboarding, but it also has ideal wind conditions for other water sports. Sea kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding are popular, as are sailing, diving and snorkelling. In the forest areas, hiking, bushwalking, climbing, mountain biking and fly fishing are popular activities. For a more adrenaline-fueled adventure, you can visit the TreeTop Challenge to experience the rainforest canopy from a zip line.


Beach areas near Currumbin holiday homes

The many beaches in Currumbin make it an ideal location for any type of seaside retreat. Holiday homes are available near pristine beaches like Currumbin Beach, a tranquil coastline with an abundance of space and excellent surfing, and Currumbin Alley, a popular surf break with a sandy shore. You may also enjoy Tugun Beach, a serene seashore with calm waters for swimming, and Kirra Beach, a picturesque area with waterfront attractions and gentle waters for a family beach day. Rainbow Bay, a bay and beach with calm waters ideal for small children, and Greenmount Beach, a white-sand beach with beautiful water views and reliable surf waves, are also great for a day by the water.

Food & drink

Sample regional cuisine in Currumbin

The beachfront restaurants and bars in Currumbin offer a range of regional delicacies from the land and sea. European and Asian cuisine are common, as is modern Australian fare that combines staples like barramundi and sea scallops with traditional recipes from other cultures. These dishes are complemented by the rich wines found throughout the valleys of Queensland, as well as Bundaberg Rum, a sweet rum infused with local sugar cane. If you want to try something new during your stay in Currumbin, visit a restaurant or eatery near your holiday accommodation.

Family friendly

Family fun near Currumbin holiday accommodation

If you’re travelling with children, you’ll enjoy the numerous kid-friendly activities near holiday rentals in Currumbin. Palm Beach Pirate Treasure Island Playground, with a pirate-themed play area for young children, and Currumbin Creek, an estuary with native wildlife and forest surrounds, are perfect for kids. Families will also enjoy the Tarrabora Reserve, a coastal preserve with picnic facilities, trails and wildlife, and the Beree-badalla Reserve, a nature area with an abundance of native species. Surf World Gold Coast, a surfing museum with antique surfboards, photography, artwork and other memorabilia, is fun for kids and adults alike.

Where to stay near Currumbin?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,585 holiday rentals near Currumbin. From 1,147 Condos/Apartments to 385 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Currumbin is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Currumbin?

Yes, of course. offers 1,147 Condos/Apartments in Currumbin. Our other popular types of Currumbin holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 385 holiday houses
  • Villas: 19 holiday houses
  • Resorts: 12 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Currumbin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,080 holiday homes with pool available in Currumbin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.