Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Urangan

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Urangan. This city is romantic and relaxing, recognised for its restaurants, whale watching and boating. 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 and attractions in and around Urangan

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? You'll be sure to enjoy Urangan for its whale watching and boating. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Urangan a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Reefworld Aquarium (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • WetSide Water Education Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Hervey Bay Golf and Country Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Urangan

Travellers speak highly of Urangan for its boating. 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 Urangan

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Urangan is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hervey Bay Botanic Garden (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Great Sandy Strait (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Lake McKenzie (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Central Station (15.5 mi / 25 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Urangan

The nearest airport is in Hervey Bay, QLD (HVB), located 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Urangan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 122 holiday rentals near Urangan. From 58 Houses to 29 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Urangan 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 Urangan?

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

  • Hervey Bay Botanic Garden: 206 holiday rentals
  • Urangan Pier: 211 holiday rentals
  • Reefworld Aquarium: 194 holiday rentals
  • Esplanade: 198 holiday rentals
  • Reef World: 193 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Urangan 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 Urangan?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 58 Houses in Urangan. Our other popular types of Urangan holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 29 holiday houses
  • Villas: 9 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 13 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 Urangan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 49 holiday homes with pool available in Urangan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.