Destination guide

The charming area of Oak Beach awaits your stay

The beaches, jungle and wildlife display a scene truly unique to Oak Beach. This romantic city has many special qualities. Great Barrier Reef and Mossman Gorge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Oak Beach

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Oak Beach a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Wildlife Habitat (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Mossman Golf Club (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Oak Beach

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, January, December, February and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Oak Beach

Oak Beach is famous for its pristine beaches, lush rainforest and wildlife. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Oak Beach is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great Barrier Reef (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Mossman Gorge (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Four Mile Beach Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Four Mile Beach (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Rex Smeal Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Anzac Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Oak Beach

Fly into Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), the closest airport, located 24.6 mi (39.5 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Oak Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 558 holiday rentals near Oak Beach. From 199 Houses to 183 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 Oak Beach is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Palm Cove Beach: 618 holiday rentals
  • Four Mile Beach Park: 606 holiday rentals
  • Clifton Beach: 619 holiday rentals
  • Mossman Gorge: 629 holiday rentals
  • Yorkeys Knob Beach: 596 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Oak 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 Oak Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 199 Houses in Oak Beach. Our other popular types of Oak Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 183 holiday houses
  • Villas: 113 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 6 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 Oak Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 486 holiday homes with pool available in Oak Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.