Where to stay around Burleigh Heads?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,842 holiday lettings near Burleigh Heads. From 1,168 apartments to 533 houses, 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 Burleigh Heads is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Burleigh Head National Park: 2,461 holiday lettings
  • David Fleay Wildlife Park: 2,463 holiday lettings
  • Jellurgal Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Tours & Information Hub: 2,458 holiday lettings
  • Surfers Paradise Beach: 2,176 holiday lettings
  • Australia Fair Shopping Centre: 2,126 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Burleigh Heads 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 apartments in Burleigh Heads?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,168 apartments in Burleigh Heads. Our other popular types of Burleigh Heads holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 533 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Burleigh Heads?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,311 holiday homes with pool available in Burleigh Heads. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Burleigh Heads, Australia is a lovely choice for your next holiday

    A holiday rental home in Burleigh Heads will put you close to many of the most popular activities and attractions. Your home may be located near enough to the beach that you will be able to fall asleep to the sounds and smells of the ocean.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Burleigh Heads, Australia

    The beaches in Burleigh Heads and the rest of the Gold Coast are beautiful and provide the opportunity for all manner of water related activities. Depending on the time of year that you choose to visit you may enjoy swimming, boating, fishing, diving or surfing. The Gold Coast is a favourite spot amongst surfers and they travel from all over the world to enjoy the big waves. Several professional surfing events are held here each year. Hiking, cycling and golfing are also popular activities in the area. Pretty much any type of activity that will keep you outside and able to enjoy the lovely weather is going to be quite popular near Burleigh Heads and throughout the rest of the Gold Coast.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Burleigh Heads, Australia

    In addition to the many fun activities discussed above, there are also many interesting attractions located in and near Burleigh Heads. The David Fleay Wildlife Park is home to several species. The animals are allowed to roam in habitats similar to what they would have in the wild. The Currumbia Wildlife Sanctuary and Burleigh Head National Park are other popular attractions. There are also a number of sites with historical significance. One of the most well-known is the Bora Ring. This was a ceremonial spot used by the Aborigines.

    Weather in Burleigh Heads, Australia

    There are some variations in the temperature in Burleigh Heads based on the season, but it is almost always mild and pleasant. From April to May you can expect average lows of 13° to 17° C and average highs of 23° to 26° C. From June through August, you will find average lows of 10° to 11° C and average highs of 20° to 21° C. From November through February, the average lows are between 17° to 21° C and highs of 27° to 29° C. There is some rain each month, but it rarely rains all day. Instead the rain tends to last a few hours before the sun reappears.

    Travel to Burleigh Heads, Australia

    The closest airport to Burleigh Heads is Gold Coast Airport (OOL). From there, shuttle busses are available and they make frequent stops along the Gold Coast, including at Burleigh Heads. Still, many find it more convenient to have a car for use during their stay.

    Sightseeing in and around Burleigh Heads

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like surfing and swimming. Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Burleigh Heads a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sea World (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
    • Warner Bros. Movie World (15 mi / 24.2 km)
    • Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
    • Mallawa Drive Sports Complex (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Burleigh Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Pizzey Park Sporting Complex (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Burleigh Heads

    Travellers enjoy Burleigh Heads for its surfing. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, January, February, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Burleigh Heads

    Burleigh Heads is famous for its beautiful parks and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Burleigh Heads is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Surfers Paradise Beach (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
    • Burleigh Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Burleigh Head National Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • David Fleay Wildlife Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Nobby Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • Schuster Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)