Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Coolum Beach

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Coolum Beach. This city's surfing, spas and shopping attract many visitors, and its walkable and relaxing location add to the charm. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Coolum Beach

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

  • 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)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Coolum Beach

Travelers 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 81°F.

Natural features

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 center:

  • 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

Traveling to and around Coolum Beach

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

Can I find a vacation rental around Coolum Beach?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,595 vacation rentals near Coolum Beach. From 778 Houses to 29 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Coolum 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 Coolum Beach?

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

  • Aqua Fun Park: 1,835 vacation rentals
  • Australia Zoo: 1,073 vacation rentals
  • Noosa Beach: 1,327 vacation rentals
  • Sunshine Beach Village Shops: 1,543 vacation rentals
  • Mooloolaba Beach: 1,585 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 778 Houses in Coolum Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Coolum Beach include:

  • Villas: 29 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 625 rentals available
  • Cottages: 25 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Coolum Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,066 vacation rentals with pool available in Coolum Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.