Beaches

Beach locales near Queensland holiday rentals

The beach locales are among the biggest draws of Queensland. Holiday rentals can be found near excellent destinations like Casuarina Beach, a tranquil beach with native populations of kangaroos and wallabies, and Nudey Beach, a family-oriented beach with reefs for snorkelling and swimming. Noosa Main Beach in the Sunshine Coast is a gorgeous headland beach with tranquil conditions and trendy shops, and Burleigh Heads offers protected waters and world-class surf breaks. For a more intimate experience, Lovers Cove on Daydream Island is a picturesque beach with turquoise seas, coral gardens and tropical marine life.

Food & drink 

Sample regional cuisine in Queensland

The subtropical climate and rich landscape of Queensland contribute to the culinary specialties here. European and Asian cuisine are popular near Brisbane, while areas outside of the city feature a fusion of different cultures. Wineries are scattered throughout Queensland, and Bundaberg Rum is a popular spirit. Other delicacies include Moreton Bay bugs, mud crabs, prawns, sea scallops, barramundi and native macadamia nuts. Whatever your taste or craving, you can try old favourites or discover a new dish in a restaurant near your Queensland holiday accommodation.

Good for couples

Romantic holiday accommodation in Queensland

Queensland is perfect for romance. Holiday homes can be found near locations for couples like Palm Cove, a vibrant suburb with palm tree-lined sandy beaches, coral reefs and seaside shops and restaurants, and the Cairns Railway Station, a historic train that travels through the protected tropical rainforest. You can also visit Springbrook National Park, a scenic parkland with walking tracks, campsites and dense rainforest, and Broadbeach, a coastal suburb with glamorous casinos, blues clubs, surf breaks and high-end restaurants.

Where to stay near Queensland?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8,995 holiday rentals near Queensland. From 3,770 Houses to 330 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Queensland for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Queensland?

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

  • Gold Coast: 2,718 holiday rentals
  • Tamborine Mountain: 206 holiday rentals
  • Sunshine Coast: 2,186 holiday rentals
  • Surfers Paradise: 1,839 holiday rentals
  • Noosa: 1,263 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Queensland! 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 Queensland?

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

  • Gold Coast: 2,718 holiday homes
  • Tamborine Mountain: 206 holiday homes
  • Sunshine Coast: 2,186 holiday homes
  • Surfers Paradise: 1,839 holiday homes
  • Noosa: 1,263 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 Queensland?

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

  • Noosa, QLD (NSA): 1,529 holiday houses
  • Caloundra, QLD (CUD): 1,100 holiday houses
  • Surfers Paradise, QLD (SFP): 2,405 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 Queensland?

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

  • Mount Tamborine Winery: 1,780 holiday rentals
  • Noosa Beach: 1,333 holiday rentals
  • Coolum Beach: 1,709 holiday rentals
  • Somerset Dam: 29 holiday rentals
  • Point Cartwright: 1,427 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Queensland 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.

Explore destinations around Queensland

Gold Coast
2,718 holiday rentals
Tamborine Mountain
206 holiday rentals
Sunshine Coast
2,186 holiday rentals
Surfers Paradise
1,839 holiday rentals
Noosa
1,263 holiday rentals
Broadbeach
1,803 holiday rentals
Port Douglas
597 holiday rentals
Brisbane City
1,018 holiday rentals
Kangaroo Point
531 holiday rentals
Noosa Heads
1,116 holiday rentals
Sunshine Beach
1,091 holiday rentals
Caloundra
654 holiday rentals
Hervey Bay
291 holiday rentals
Mooloolaba
813 holiday rentals
Coolangatta
981 holiday rentals
North Stradbroke Island
371 holiday rentals
Cairns
213 holiday rentals
Airlie Beach
175 holiday rentals
Coolum Beach
1,474 holiday rentals
Maroochydore
718 holiday rentals