Destination guide

Agnes Water holiday homes to rent

With pristine beaches, lush forests and a range of native wildlife, Agnes Water is a great place for nature enthusiasts and outdoor adventurers looking for a wilderness retreat. Whether you’re travelling with family, friends or on your own, you’ll find an array of exciting activities and destinations for an unforgettable holiday. The Agnes Water holiday homes to rent put you in the heart of the region, giving you a chance to enjoy all this vibrant area has to offer.

Outdoor activities

Outdoor fun near Agnes Water holiday homes

Agnes Water is the perfect place for outdoor enthusiasts to explore the natural beauty of Australia’s Southern Great Barrier Reef area. On the water, you can try out surfing, parasailing, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, eco tours and marine life encounters. On land, hiking, mountain biking, four-wheeling, nature walks, climbing, abseiling and golf are popular. Whatever your inclination, you’ll find your wild playground near local holiday rentals.

Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Agnes Water

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, January, December, February and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Agnes Water

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Agnes Water. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Agnes Water Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Joseph Banks Conservation Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Deepwater National Park (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Eurimbula National Park (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
Beaches

Best beaches near Agnes Water holiday rentals

Agnes Water has plenty of coastal beaches with soft sand, tropical backdrops, forested trails and gentle waters. Springs Beach, a secluded, forested beach with nature trails, and 1770 Beach, a serene beach with soft sand and calm waters, are exciting places for families and children. Chinamans Beach, a tranquil beach with golden sands and turquoise waters, and Agnes Water Beach, a fun beach with grassy areas for sports and recreation, are also good spots. Workman’s Beach, a rocky coastline with azure water and secluded, sandy areas, is the perfect place for water sport enthusiasts to find their wave.

How to get there

Travelling to and around Agnes Water

The nearest airport is in Gladstone, QLD (GLT), located 49.4 mi (79.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Bundaberg, QLD (BDB), which is 53.4 mi (86 km) away.

How to get around

Transport to Agnes Water holiday homes

Agnes Water is serviced by a local airstrip for private charters, though international and domestic flights come into the airports in Bundaberg, Gladstone, Rockhampton and Hervey Bay. From there, you can take a bus, train or car hire into the Agnes Water area. You can also drive or take a bus or train directly from nearby cities and towns to Agnes Water holiday rentals. Once in the area, walking, biking and tours are popular ways to get from your accommodation to nearby destinations.

Food & drink 

Sample delicious foods in Agnes Water

The tropical climate and vast natural areas near Agnes Water provide local produce, fine wines and fresh-caught seafood to combine with traditional Australian cuisine for a taste unique to the region. Prawns, sea scallops, barramundi, Moreton Bay bugs, avocadoes, pineapples, strawberries and nuts are prominent ingredients in local fare, complemented by specialty cocktails and artisan wine from the region. Whether you want to discover a new favourite or enjoy a traditional meal with an exotic twist, the restaurants near Agnes Water holiday homes give you a range of options to choose from.

Where to stay near Agnes Water?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 141 holiday rentals near Agnes Water. From 112 Houses to 3 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Agnes Water 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 Agnes Water?

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

  • Agnes Water Beach: 141 holiday rentals
  • Agnes Water Museum and Visitor Centre: 141 holiday rentals
  • Miriam Vale Historical Society Museum: 141 holiday rentals
  • 1770 Marina: 141 holiday rentals
  • Baffle Creek Boat Ramp: 15 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Agnes Water 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 Agnes Water?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 112 Houses in Agnes Water. Our other popular types of Agnes Water holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 3 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Agnes Water?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 52 holiday homes with pool available in Agnes Water. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.