Destination guide

Head to the remote city of Shute Harbour

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Shute Harbour. Travelers appreciate the coffeehouses in this scenic city. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Shute Harbour

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Shute Harbour has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Molle Island Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Hamilton Island Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • WILD LIFE Hamilton Island (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Shute Harbour

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, December, January, February and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 87°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Shute Harbour

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Shute Harbour is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whitehaven Beach (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Coral Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Sandy Bay Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Daydream Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Molle Islands National Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Boathaven Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Shute Harbour

The nearest airport is in Hamilton Island, QLD (HTI-Great Barrier Reef), located 11 mi (17.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Proserpine, QLD (PPP-Whitsunday Coast), which is 20.7 mi (33.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Shute Harbour?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 174 vacation rentals near Shute Harbour. From 76 Houses to 73 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Shute Harbour for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Shute Harbour Jetty: 430 vacation rentals
  • Whitehaven Beach: 270 vacation rentals
  • Airlie Beach Lagoon: 436 vacation rentals
  • Daydream Island Living Reef: 429 vacation rentals
  • Port of Airlie: 433 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Shute Harbour 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 Houses in Shute Harbour?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 76 Houses in Shute Harbour. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Shute Harbour include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 73 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Shute Harbour?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 115 vacation rentals with pool available in Shute Harbour. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.