Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Holloways Beach

The beaches and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Holloways Beach. This city's bars, restaurants and local tours attract many visitors, as does its relaxing and welcoming location. Great Barrier Reef and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Holloways Beach

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Holloways Beach a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Half Moon Bay Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Cairns Cable Ski (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Skyway Rainforest Cableway (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Rainforestation Nature Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Holloways Beach

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, January, December, February and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Holloways Beach

Travellers appreciate the pristine beaches and beautiful gardens, which is just a taste of what Holloways Beach has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Holloways Beach is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great Barrier Reef (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Yorkeys Knob Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Cattana Wetlands (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Flecker Botanic Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Holloways Beach

The nearest airport is in Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), located 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Holloways Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 553 holiday rentals near Holloways Beach. From 221 Houses to 284 Condos/Apartments, 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 Holloways Beach is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Holloways Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Holloways Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Palm Cove Beach: 570 holiday rentals
  • Cairns Esplanade: 557 holiday rentals
  • Yorkeys Knob Beach: 554 holiday rentals
  • Clifton Beach: 571 holiday rentals
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre: 558 holiday rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Holloways Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 221 Houses in Holloways Beach. Our other popular types of Holloways Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 284 holiday houses
  • Villas: 11 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 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 Holloways Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 411 holiday homes with pool available in Holloways Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.