Destination guide

The relaxing city of Merrimac awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Merrimac with a stay in a holiday home rental. This relaxing city attracts visitors thanks to its golfing and shopping. Sea World and Warner Bros. Movie World are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Merrimac

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Merrimac a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sea World (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Warner Bros. Movie World (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Dreamworld (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Lakelands Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Palmer Colonial Golf Club (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Merrimac

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

  • Surfers Paradise Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Cascade Gardens (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Pratten Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Nobby Beach (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Kurrawa Beach (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Merrimac

The nearest airport is in Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta), located 11.7 mi (18.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Brisbane, QLD (BNE), which is 48.4 mi (77.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Merrimac?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,840 holiday lettings around Merrimac. From 486 Houses to 1,226 Flats, 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 Merrimac?

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

  • Lakelands Golf Club: 2,477 holiday lettings
  • Warner Bros. Movie World: 2,000 holiday lettings
  • Sanctuary Cove Golf and Country Club: 1,923 holiday lettings
  • Burleigh Beach: 2,736 holiday lettings
  • Surfers Paradise Beach: 2,436 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 486 Houses in Merrimac. Our other popular types of Merrimac holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,226 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Merrimac?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,348 holiday homes with pool available in Merrimac. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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