Where to stay around Tangalooma?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 87 holiday lettings near Tangalooma. From 45 houses to 24 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Tangalooma is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tangalooma?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Tangalooma. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bribie Island Seaside Museum: 390 holiday lettings
  • Scarborough Marina: 556 holiday lettings
  • Sutton's Beach: 685 holiday lettings
  • Blue Lagoon: 287 holiday lettings
  • Flinders Beach: 269 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tangalooma listed on HomeAway 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 houses in Tangalooma?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 45 houses in Tangalooma. Our other popular types of Tangalooma holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 16 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Tangalooma?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 47 holiday homes with pool available in Tangalooma. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Tangalooma, Brisbane your home away from home

    Tangalooma is located on beautiful Moreton island, 40km offshore from Brisbane, Queensland. The island is the third largest sand island in the world and has stunning beaches. It offers a surprising number of tours and attractions.

    Things to Do in Tangalooma, Brisbane

    Despite its remote location, there are many tours and activities that visitors staying in holiday rentals at Tangalooma can participate in. There are daily whalewatching cruises as thousands of whales pass Moreton Bay en route to the feeding grounds in the Antarctic. The beaches offer sunbathing, swimming, surfing and scuba diving. In the evening, visitors can get up close to the wild dolphins and even hand feed them for an unforgettable experience. Take a desert safari trip and toboggan down the sand dunes or ride a quad bike along the soft sand. Join an eco-walk to spot birds and marine wildlife, play a round of golf or take lessons in paddle boarding.

    Places to Visit Around Tangalooma, Brisbane

    Explore the island from your Tangalooma holiday rental. Walk in the Moreton National Forest and look for kookaburras. The Telegraph Track is another great experience to enjoy from your Tangalooma holiday home. Explore the island wildlife from this sandy track that runs through heath and woodlands. The best way to enjoy the island is by taking a boat tour or a sunset cruise. Visit the Historic Whaling Station or climb Mount Tempest, the highest stabilized dune in the world. It is a steep climb but the views are worth the effort. From the top there are spectacular vistas the length of Moreton Bay. If you like diving you can explore the Wrecks Dive Site where 15 vessels have been scuttled to create a reef for diving and snorkeling.

    Weather in Tangalooma, Brisbane

    Tangalooma holiday rentals have mild winters and hot summers, making it a very pleasant place to spend a vacation. Daytime temperatures reach an average 29°C (84°F) in the summer months from December to March. The cooler winter months have daytime highs of 20°C (68°F). The area has showers all year round which are heaviest from December to May.

    Travel to Tangalooma, Brisbane

    The nearest main airport to Tangalooma, on Moreton Island is Brisbane (BNE) airport which has international flights daily from all over the world. To reach Moreton Island, where Tangalooma holiday rentals are situated, there is a ferry which takes 75 minutes for the crossing. The ferry departs from Holt Street Wharf in Brisbane which is a 10 minute taxi ride from the airport. A high-speed catamaran departs for the island four times daily and helicopter transfers are also available.

    Seasonal weather averages in Tangalooma

    If you're planning a holiday around the weather, December, February, January and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Tangalooma

    Travellers appreciate the island views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Tangalooma has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Tangalooma is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Moreton Island Sand Dune (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Mount Tempest (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • Moreton Island (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • Moreton Island National Park (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
    • Blue Lagoon (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
    • Cape Moreton (11 mi / 17.8 km)