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Enjoy Gold Coast Waterfront holiday homes to rent

The Gold Coast Waterfront puts you right on the shores of the Pacific Ocean, offering great surf, beautiful sandy beaches, water sports, relaxation in the sun, snorkelling and more. The Gold Coast is also a city in Queensland with all of the amenities you’d expect from an urban centre. From great shopping and dining to amusement parks to fun in the sun, everything you could ever want is right here. Whether you’re on a romantic getaway, a family holiday or a personal trip, Gold Coast Waterfront holiday homes to rent offer you the world.


History near Gold Coast Waterfront holiday homes

There are plenty of heritage attractions to interest history buffs near Gold Coast Waterfront holiday rentals. The Gold Coast Hinterland Heritage Museum is an open-air living museum with a collection of buildings and artefacts. The Pimpama and Ormeau War Memorial, a few miles from the coast, pays respect to those who served in World War II. The Gold Coast and Hinterland Historical Society features heritage-listed grounds and buildings, as well as opportunities to learn about the history of the region. The Forest of Memories is an outdoor museum honouring those who have contributed to local history and welcomes visitors with 15 beautiful totems.

How to get around

Transport to Gold Coast Waterfront holiday homes

The options for transportation to and around Gold Coast Waterfront holiday homes are almost endless. Many people looking for the freedom to travel as they wish will turn to a car hire and drive themselves. This is probably the dominant mode of travel in the city. Cycling and walking are becoming more popular as people turn to a more environmentally friendly lifestyle, and these are great ways to see the sights. Public transportation is available in the form of buses, taxis and light rail. Access to the city itself is via either Gold Coast Airport or Brisbane Airport.

Food & drink 

Cuisine in Gold Coast Waterfront

As part of Queensland, Gold Coast Waterfront holiday homes offer outstanding culinary experiences. Local seafood like mud crabs, prawns, sea scallops and barramundi must be sampled. Queensland also has a strong wine culture, and you should absolutely try one of the local vintages. Speaking of drinks, the region is also known for its rum made with sugar cane from local fields that is uncommon in its quality. Finally, the region is renowned for its produce, especially fruits like mangoes, avocados, pineapples, bananas and strawberries, along with locally grown macadamias that are used in many dishes.

Essential info

Facts about Gold Coast Waterfront holiday homes

The Gold Coast comprises 57 kilometres of coastline and is the home of over 500,000 people. It’s a leading centre of tourism, business and events. It enjoys a subtropical climate with an average of 10 hours of sunlight every day and 300 sunny days a year. Summer highs average 29°C and highs in winter around 21°C. Australian English is the dominant language. It’s just an hour from Brisbane by road and is served by plenty of public transportation options. Gold Coast Waterfront holiday homes to rent also offer a range of natural surroundings including freshwater pools, ocean waves, rainforests and bushland.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Gold Coast Waterfront?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,747 holiday rentals around Gold Coast Waterfront. From 457 Houses to 1,169 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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

  • Mount Tamborine Winery: 1,780 holiday rentals
  • Surfers Paradise Beach: 2,412 holiday rentals
  • Chevron Renaissance: 2,399 holiday rentals
  • Kirra Beach: 2,551 holiday rentals
  • Tugun Beach: 2,580 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gold Coast Waterfront 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 Gold Coast Waterfront?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 457 Houses in Gold Coast Waterfront. Our other popular types of Gold Coast Waterfront holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,169 holiday houses
  • Villas: 27 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 5 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 Gold Coast Waterfront?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,308 holiday homes with pool available in Gold Coast Waterfront. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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