Find the best place to stay — Maroochydore

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: 2,186 holiday lettings
  • Top Shots Fun Park: 2,184 holiday lettings
  • Sunshine Plaza: 2,185 holiday lettings
  • Noosa Beach: 1,407 holiday lettings
  • Australia Zoo: 1,020 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 find a holiday accommodation with suitable for kids in Maroochydore?

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    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).

    Attractions in and around Maroochydore

    First time in Maroochydore and looking for places to see? Take the children and visit Australia Zoo, Red Jacket Aqua Fun Park and SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Maroochydore Beach and Alex Beach, and green spaces such as Foote Sanctuary of Buderim and Mount Coolum National Park. Want to take in a game or event? Get tickets for Sunshine Coast Stadium. Activities around the area include Twin Waters Golf Club, Tanawha Valley Golf & Tennis and Mt Coolum Golf Club. Why not also take in more of the area with visits to Sunshine Plaza, Mooloolaba Esplanade or Mudjimba Beach?