Discover a selection of 1,500 holiday home rentals in Coolum Beach that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Stayz holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and air conditioning. Prices start at AU$ 162 per night, and holiday houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Coolum Beach. Either way, you'll find holiday accommodation for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Seaside retreat in Coolum Beach holiday homes to rent

With its laid-back atmosphere and variety of family-friendly attractions, Coolum Beach is a premier destination for a seaside holiday. From its big-wave beaches and glassy waters to its shopping and entertainment strip with excellent dining options, Coolum Beach holiday homes to rent have plenty of activities for travellers.


Sightseeing in and around Coolum Beach

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Coolum Beach a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aqua Fun Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Mt Coolum Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Peregian Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Lake Weyba (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Twin Waters Golf Club (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Aqua Fun Park Twin Waters (6.8 mi / 11 km)
Outdoor activities

Activities near Coolum Beach holiday homes

Volcanic features, mountain peaks, coastal forests, grassy parks and glassy waters create a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts on both land and sea. The big waves make surfing one of the most popular activities in the area, though kayaking, swimming, kiteboarding, windsurfing, fishing and boating are also enjoyable. Nature walks, summit hikes, stargazing, wildlife encounters, horseback riding, biking, golf and participation sports like cricket and volleyball are also great ways to enjoy the landscape. Whatever your age or inclination, Coolum Beach holiday rentals give you boundless options for outdoor fun and excitement.


Seasonal weather averages in Coolum Beach

Travellers enjoy Coolum Beach for its surfing. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, December, February, January and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Coolum Beach

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Coolum Beach is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Coolum Beach (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Mount Coolum National Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Yaroomba Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Marcoola Beach (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Mudjimba Beach (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Lake Weyba (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Coolum Beach

The nearest airport is in Maroochydore, QLD (MCY-Sunshine Coast), located 5 mi (8.1 km) from the city centre.

How to get around

Transport to Coolum Beach holiday rentals

Several regional airports can be found near Coolum Beach, but driving or taking the train into the area are popular options for many domestic travellers. Once you arrive in Coolum Beach, you can use car hire, coaches, charter planes, helicopters, ferries and taxis to travel throughout the area and surrounding region. Holiday homes are also near many of the best beaches, shops and restaurants in Coolum Beach, so it’s quick and convenient to walk to your destination and see the sights on your trip.

Food & drink

Regional delicacies in Coolum Beach

The balmy climate and fertile soil in the Sunshine Coast produce an array of local produce, such as ginger, pineapples, feijoas, macadamia nuts, passion fruit, lychees, lemon myrtle, tomatoes and avocados. Locally raised beef and dairy are also popular additions to the region’s dishes, as well as fresh-caught seafood. The restaurants and eateries in Coolum Beach give you plenty of options to experience the rich cuisine of the region, all within reach of your holiday accommodation.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Coolum Beach?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,462 holiday rentals around Coolum Beach. From 846 holiday houses to 585 flats & 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 around Coolum Beach is on Stayz.