Destination guide

Travel to relaxing Margate

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Margate. This relaxing and walkable city entices travellers with its cafes and shopping. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Margate

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Margate a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Redcliffe Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • North Lakes Resort Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Boondall Ice Rink (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Big Easy Golf Driving Range (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Nudgee Golf Club (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Doomben Racecourse (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Margate

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, February, December, January and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Margate

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Margate is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sutton's Beach (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Redcliffe Botanic Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Settlement Cove Lagoon (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Shorncliffe Beach (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Tinchi Tamba Wetlands (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • 7th Brigade Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Margate

Fly into Brisbane, QLD (BNE), the closest airport, located 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Margate?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 81 holiday rentals near Margate. From 35 Houses to 39 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Margate for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Southbank Parklands: 574 holiday rentals
  • Suncorp Stadium: 594 holiday rentals
  • Holy Spirit Northside Private Hospital: 593 holiday rentals
  • Bribie Island Seaside Museum: 423 holiday rentals
  • Brisbane Fortitude Valley Station: 592 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Margate listed on Stayz 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 Margate?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 35 Houses in Margate. Our other popular types of Margate holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 39 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Margate?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 25 holiday homes with pool available in Margate. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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