Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Sunshine Beach

The beaches and parks create a pretty picture of Sunshine Beach. This welcoming and relaxing city is known for its surfing, cafés and whale watching. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Sunshine Beach

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Sunshine Beach a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hastings Street (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Lake Weyba (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Tewantin Noosa Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Peregian Golf Course (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Aqua Fun Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Mt Coolum Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Sunshine Beach

Travelers enjoy Sunshine Beach for its surfing. If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, December, February, January and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 81°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sunshine Beach

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 Sunshine Beach. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ed Webb Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Noosa National Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Noosa Beach (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Lake Weyba (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Teewah Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Coolum Beach (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Sunshine Beach

The nearest airport is in Maroochydore, QLD (MCY-Sunshine Coast), located 14.1 mi (22.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Sunshine Beach?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,043 vacation rentals near Sunshine Beach. From 578 Houses to 328 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 Sunshine Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Noosa Beach: 1,292 vacation rentals
  • Sunshine Beach Village Shops: 1,515 vacation rentals
  • Mooloolaba Beach: 1,523 vacation rentals
  • Coolum Beach: 1,830 vacation rentals
  • Point Cartwright: 1,505 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sunshine Beach 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 Sunshine Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 578 Houses in Sunshine Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sunshine Beach include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 328 rentals available
  • Villas: 26 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 68 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 Sunshine Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 720 vacation rentals with pool available in Sunshine Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.