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Enjoy the Sunshine Coast waterfront in holiday homes to rent

The Sunshine Coast is filled with beach resorts, excellent surf breaks and an array of seaside amenities that are a delight for travellers. Whether you want to explore diverse natural areas or spend your time sightseeing in cities and villages along the water, the Sunshine Coast waterfront holiday homes to rent offer something for everyone.

Things to do

What to do near Sunshine Coast waterfront holiday homes

Sunshine Coast waterfront attractions are fun and exciting for all ages. Holiday homes can be found near places like Noosa National Park, a sprawling park area with a mountain summit walk, coastal trails and an abundance of wildlife, and Sunshine Beach, a vibrant coastal area with sandy beaches, prominent surf breaks and charming shops and restaurants. You may also enjoy Hastings Street, a shopping district near the beach with an array of upscale boutiques and shops, and the Point Cartwright Light, a contemporary beacon on a headland with hiking trails to scenic ocean views.

Outdoor activities

Must-try sports near Sunshine Coast waterfront holiday homes

The Sunshine Coast waterfront offers balmy weather and a diverse coastal environment for a range of outdoor sports and activities. Water sports are the most popular, with swimming, surfing, snorkelling, scuba diving, kayaking, canoeing, boating and kiteboarding on the offer. You’ll also find coastal cycle paths, mountain biking trails, horseback riding trails and air tours to view the coastline with skydiving or paragliding. Whatever your interest or inclination, you’ll have numerous options for outdoor leisure and adventure near your Sunshine Coast waterfront holiday accommodation.

Beaches

Beaches near Sunshine Coast waterfront holiday rentals

The pristine beaches of the Sunshine Coast waterfront are one of its biggest draws for travellers. Holiday homes are available near beaches like Noosa Main Beach, a wide, sandy beach with a nature reserve and verdant gardens, and Kings Beach, a beautiful beach with calm waters for swimming and snorkelling. You could also spend the day at Mooloolaba Beach, a sandy shoreline with gentle surf and seaside amenities for families, and Golden Beach, an area with excellent surfing, fishing and water sports for adventurers.

Family friendly

Family fun near Sunshine Coast waterfront holiday homes

Sunshine Coast waterfront attractions are great for families with kids. Family-friendly holiday rentals are available near fascinating places like SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast Aquarium, a bright, cheerful aquarium with kid-friendly exhibits and educational programs involving marine life, and Aussie World, an amusement park with rides, attractions, shops and restaurants for all ages. Kids will also enjoy Buderim Forest Park, a rainforest park with walking trails in the lush forest and near roaring waterfalls and streams, and Lake Weyba, a shallow saltwater lake for fishing, boating and swimming.

Good for couples

Romantic Sunshine Coast waterfront holiday homes

If you’re looking for a romantic holiday, the Sunshine Coast waterfront offers numerous idyllic places to spend your day. Romantic holiday rentals can be found near places like Mount Coolum National Park, a vast nature area with a majestic mountain and walking trails to the summit for sweeping coastal views, and Fairy Pools, a collection of natural rock pools for soaking or swimming in a serene location. You may also enjoy the Laguna Lookout, a scenic overlook with spectacular views of the coast and water, and Sunshine Castle, an entertainment venue within a dramatic castle that hosts high-profile performances and acts.

Where to stay near Sunshine Coast Waterfront?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,949 holiday rentals near Sunshine Coast Waterfront. From 949 Houses to 766 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Sunshine Coast Waterfront area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Sunshine Coast Waterfront?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Sunshine Coast Waterfront. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Noosa: 1,169 holiday rentals
  • Brisbane City: 935 holiday rentals
  • Noosa Heads: 1,022 holiday rentals
  • Sunshine Beach: 999 holiday rentals
  • Caloundra: 625 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Sunshine Coast Waterfront! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Sunshine Coast Waterfront?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Sunshine Coast Waterfront with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Noosa: 1,169 holiday homes
  • Brisbane City: 935 holiday homes
  • Noosa Heads: 1,022 holiday homes
  • Sunshine Beach: 999 holiday homes
  • Caloundra: 625 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Sunshine Coast Waterfront?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Sunshine Coast Waterfront are:

  • Noosa, QLD (NSA): 1,425 holiday houses
  • Caloundra, QLD (CUD): 1,100 holiday houses
  • Gympie, QLD (GYP): 47 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Sunshine Coast Waterfront?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Sunshine Coast Waterfront. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Noosa Beach: 1,236 holiday rentals
  • Coolum Beach: 1,606 holiday rentals
  • Point Cartwright: 1,306 holiday rentals
  • Bulcock Beach: 1,109 holiday rentals
  • Mooloolaba Beach: 1,322 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sunshine Coast Waterfront listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.