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Holiday homes to rent in Noosa Heads

Noosa Heads is a vibrant location with beautiful architecture, cosmopolitan cafes, designer shops, subtropical forests and turquoise seas, offering an Australian holiday like no other. Whether you want to shop to your heart’s content, take it easy on a local beach or find a new adventure in the heart of the rainforest, Noosa Heads is a premier destination for world-weary travellers.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Noosa Heads

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Noosa Heads a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hastings Street (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Lake Weyba (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Tewantin Noosa Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Peregian Golf Course (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Aqua Fun Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Cooroy Golf Club (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
Outdoor activities

Outdoor adventure near Noosa Heads holiday homes

The warm climate of Noosa Heads lends itself to outdoor adventures on both land and water near holiday homes in the area. Coastal cycling paths, mountain biking trails, horseback riding trails and hinterland walking paths offer stunning views of the landscape, and those looking for thrills can enjoy rock climbing, paragliding, skydiving and abseiling on the challenging geography. In the water, visitors enjoy nearly every sport imaginable, including scuba diving, snorkelling, surfing, swimming, kayaking, boating, canoeing and kiteboarding. Leisure activities, such as sailing, fishing and golf, are popular for all skill levels and age groups. Guided tours on land and sea and air tours to view the terrain from above are also available.

Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Noosa Heads

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, December, January, February and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Noosa Heads

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Noosa Heads is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Noosa National Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Noosa Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Ed Webb Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Lake Weyba (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Teewah Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Coolum Beach (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
Beaches

Beach areas near Noosa Heads holiday homes

Noosa Heads has some of the most unique beaches in all of the Sunshine Coast. Holiday rentals can be found near interesting beaches like Fairy Pools, a collection of natural tidal pools created by low basalt rocks for swimming and wading, and Little Cove Road, a secluded beach with grassy spots and calm surf for children. Lake Weyba, a large, shallow saltwater lake that’s popular for swimming and fishing, and Dog Beach, a dog-friendly beach with off-leash areas and plenty of fun, are also must-visit beaches near your pet-friendly accommodation. The Noosa Spit Recreation Reserve, a sandy beach with native wildlife and opportunities for swimming, surfing and stand-up paddle boarding, is perfect for outdoor adventurers looking for fun on the water.

How to get there

How to get to and around Noosa Heads

The nearest airport is in Maroochydore, QLD (MCY-Sunshine Coast), located 14.7 mi (23.6 km) from the city centre.

Food & drink 

Best cuisine in Noosa Heads

The Sunshine Coast and Noosa Heads are all about local, organic and home-grown goodness, with many of the regional delicacies coming directly from the rich soil and diverse ocean environment. Seafood is a premium delicacy in Noosa Heads, with the most delicious meals coming from Moreton Bay bugs, king and tiger prawns, mackerel, barramundi, mud crabs and sea scallops. Fresh produce, such as mangoes and pawpaw, is also used in many regional recipes, and the native macadamia nuts in the area are often used for desserts, salads and creative entrees. If you want to experience the rich food culture of Noosa Heads, all you need to do is stop at a restaurant near your holiday accommodation to take in the unique flavours of the region.

Where to stay near Noosa Heads?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,118 holiday rentals near Noosa Heads. From 627 Houses to 347 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 Noosa Heads is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Noosa National Park: 1,349 holiday rentals
  • Noosa Springs Golf Club: 1,523 holiday rentals
  • Hastings Street: 1,338 holiday rentals
  • Noosa Beach: 1,330 holiday rentals
  • Coolum Beach: 1,729 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Noosa Heads 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 Noosa Heads?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 627 Houses in Noosa Heads. Our other popular types of Noosa Heads holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 347 holiday houses
  • Villas: 27 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 69 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 Noosa Heads?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 739 holiday homes with pool available in Noosa Heads. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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