Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Holloways Beach

The beaches and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Holloways Beach. This city's bars, restaurants and local tours attract many visitors, and its relaxing and welcoming location add to the charm. Great Barrier Reef and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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

Activities and attractions in Holloways Beach

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Holloways Beach a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Half Moon Bay Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Cairns Cable Ski (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Skyway Rainforest Cableway (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Rainforestation Nature Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Holloways Beach

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

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Holloways Beach

Travelers appreciate the pristine beaches and picturesque gardens, which is just a taste of what Holloways Beach has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Holloways Beach is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Barrier Reef (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Yorkeys Knob Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Cattana Wetlands (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Flecker Botanic Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Holloways Beach

The nearest airport is in Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), located 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Holloways Beach?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 602 vacation rentals near Holloways Beach. From 229 Houses to 316 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 Holloways Beach are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Palm Cove Beach: 625 vacation rentals
  • Cairns Esplanade: 612 vacation rentals
  • Cairns Base Hospital: 612 vacation rentals
  • Cattana Wetlands: 612 vacation rentals
  • Half Moon Bay Golf Course: 609 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 229 Houses in Holloways Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Holloways Beach include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 316 rentals available
  • Villas: 8 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 Holloways Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 466 vacation rentals with pool available in Holloways Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.