Destination guide

Charming Caloundra will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Caloundra. This city is romantic and walkable, recognised for its shopping, restaurants and water park. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Caloundra

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Caloundra a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Australia Zoo (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Caloundra Golf Club (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Pelican Waters Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Aussie World (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Tanawha Valley Golf & Tennis (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Caloundra

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Caloundra

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Caloundra is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bulcock Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Kings Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Shelly Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Moffat Beach (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Dickey Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Kawana Beach (7 mi / 11.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Caloundra

The nearest airport is in Maroochydore, QLD (MCY-Sunshine Coast), located 14 mi (22.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Brisbane, QLD (BNE), which is 40.2 mi (64.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Caloundra?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 771 holiday lettings around Caloundra. From 456 flats & apartments to 273 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Caloundra? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Caloundra. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Caloundra Golf Club: 1,199 holiday lettings
  • Caloundra Street Fair: 1,262 holiday lettings
  • Caloundra Events Center: 1,256 holiday lettings
  • Australia Zoo: 1,026 holiday lettings
  • Coolum Beach: 1,904 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Caloundra listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Caloundra?

Yes, of course. offers 456 Flats in Caloundra. Our other popular types of Caloundra holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 273 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 14 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Caloundra?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 484 holiday homes with pool available in Caloundra. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.