Where to stay around Picnic Bay?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 421 vacation rentals near Picnic Bay. From 242 Condos/Apartments to 237 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Picnic Bay for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Picnic Bay?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Picnic Bay. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Magnetic Island Golf Course: 451 vacation rentals
  • Australian Institute of Marine Science: 441 vacation rentals
  • Horseshoe Bay Beach: 433 vacation rentals
  • Townsville Palmetum: 434 vacation rentals
  • Radical Bay: 432 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Picnic Bay listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Picnic Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 242 Condos/Apartments in Picnic Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Picnic Bay include:

  • Studios: 237 rentals available
  • Houses: 127 rentals available
  • Villas: 21 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Picnic Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 266 vacation rentals with pool available in Picnic Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The tranquil area of Picnic Bay awaits your stay

    The island views and gardens create a pretty picture of Picnic Bay. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travelers with its fishing and golfing. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Activities and attractions in and around Picnic Bay

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Picnic Bay a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Magnetic Island Golf Course (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
    • The Strand (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
    • ReefHQ Aquarium (6 mi / 9.7 km)
    • Billabong Sanctuary (15 mi / 24.1 km)
    • Australian Institute of Marine Science (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Picnic Bay

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, December, January, February and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Picnic Bay

    Travelers appreciate the island views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Picnic Bay has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Picnic Bay. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Magnetic Island National Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • Magnetic Island (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Horseshoe Bay Beach (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Radical Bay (5 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Jezzine Barracks (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
    • The Strand (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)