Where to stay around Maroochydore?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 861 holiday lettings near Maroochydore. From 418 houses to 369 apartments, 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 Maroochydore is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cotton Tree Holiday Park: 2,207 holiday lettings
  • Top Shots Fun Park: 2,208 holiday lettings
  • Sunshine Plaza: 2,119 holiday lettings
  • Noosa Beach: 1,409 holiday lettings
  • Australia Zoo: 1,060 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Maroochydore 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 Maroochydore?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 418 houses in Maroochydore. Our other popular types of Maroochydore holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 369 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 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 Maroochydore?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 532 holiday homes with pool available in Maroochydore. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Maroochydore, Australia, Your Home Away From Home

    The town of Maroochydore is located on the coast of Queensland, in Australia; around 98 km north of the city of Brisbane. This part of the Pacific coastline has been affectionately named ‘the sunshine coast’ and Maroochydore is considered to be the very centre of the area. Your holidays in Maroochydore will boast some spacious and luxurious self catering villas, all surrounded by great places to visit and activities to get involved in. This part of Australia is called the Sunshine Coast for a reason and it will be a real pleasure discovering why.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Maroochydore, Australia

    There are some excellent beaches to sample on your holidays in Maroochydore and these are often geared-up for tourists that love the sport of surfing. Some of the best to keep in mind include Coolum, Alexandra Headland, Mooloolaba and Maroochydore Beach. Other activities to enjoy here include swimming, canoeing, snorkelling, deep-sea diving, wind surfing, paragliding, abseiling and there are some pleasure cruises to enjoy which also travel up the Maroochy River. The Maroochy River is where you will find some great fishing opportunities and golfers are certainly not forgotten in this area, with a good choice of courses to play.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Maroochydore, Australia

    You have a good choice of places to visit during your holidays in Maroochydore. The town is actually surrounded by thousands of hectares of protected nature reserves and these are an ideal way of trying to spot as much natural Australian wildlife as you can. For the kids, there is an aquarium nearby that is called Underwater World and this is where you can walk through a 2.2 million litre oceanarium that is filled with sharks, stingrays and many other fascinating marine animals. The city of Brisbane lies just over an hour’s drive away and is definitely worth a visit for the attractions, shopping and dining possibilities that exist there.

    Weather in Maroochydore, Australia

    You can expect a fantastic climate on your holidays in Maroochydore, after all, you are on the Sunshine Coast. And with the number of hours of sunshine recorded on average every year - the area certainly deserves such an enviable reputation! As far as temperatures are concerned, the summers see average values hit well into the low-thirties degrees Celsius and winter highs are around the high-teens to low-twenties.

    Travel to Maroochydore, Australia

    Brisbane International Airport (BNE) will be the best choice for your holidays in Maroochydore. Although there are no direct flights to this airport from the UK, you can fly indirectly with companies such as Emirates, Qantas, Singapore Airways and Cathay Pacific. All of these flights will depart the UK from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Sightseeing in and around Maroochydore

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Maroochydore a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Australia Zoo (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
    • Twin Waters Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Aqua Fun Park Twin Waters (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
    • Tanawha Valley Golf & Tennis (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Big Pineapple (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)

    Seasonal weather in Maroochydore

    Travellers enjoy Maroochydore for its surfing. If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, December, January, February and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Maroochydore

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Maroochydore is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Maroochydore Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Foote Sanctuary of Buderim (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Alex Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Aqua Fun Park Twin Waters (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Mudjimba Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • Mooloolaba Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)