Destination guide

The charming city of Surfers Paradise awaits you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Surfers Paradise. This romantic and welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and spas. Cavill Avenue and Surfers Paradise Beach are just a couple of the must-sees. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Surfers Paradise

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Surfers Paradise a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sea World (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Warner Bros. Movie World (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Dreamworld (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Timezone (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • RaceCentre Race Simulators Australia (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Surfers Paradise

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Surfers Paradise

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Surfers Paradise is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Surfers Paradise Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Budds Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Macintosh Island Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Cascade Gardens (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Kurrawa Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Pratten Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Surfers Paradise

Fly into Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta), the closest airport, located 12.4 mi (20 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Surfers Paradise?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,861 vacation rentals near Surfers Paradise. From 533 Houses to 1,192 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Surfers Paradise are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Chevron Renaissance: 2,401 vacation rentals
  • Centro Surfers Paradise: 2,410 vacation rentals
  • Draculas Haunted House: 2,406 vacation rentals
  • Infinity Gold Coast: 2,404 vacation rentals
  • Cavill Avenue: 2,411 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Surfers Paradise 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 Surfers Paradise?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 533 Houses in Surfers Paradise. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Surfers Paradise include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,192 rentals available
  • Villas: 38 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 21 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 Surfers Paradise?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,390 vacation rentals with pool available in Surfers Paradise. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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