Where to stay around Dicky Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 824 holiday lettings near Dicky Beach. From 502 apartments to 280 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 Dicky Beach is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dickey Beach: 1,202 holiday lettings
  • Australia Zoo: 1,057 holiday lettings
  • Mooloolaba Beach: 1,663 holiday lettings
  • Kawana Beach: 1,383 holiday lettings
  • Cotton Tree Holiday Park: 2,195 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dicky Beach 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 Dicky Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 502 apartments in Dicky Beach. Our other popular types of Dicky Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 280 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dicky Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 496 holiday homes with pool available in Dicky Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Dicky Beach, Queensland is a wonderful choice for your next breakaway to Australia

    There are many reasons to choose Dicky Beach the next time you need to get away. A holiday rental home in Dicky Beach may put you just steps from the shore and from all of the most popular activities in the area. Your rental home can serve as a comfortable home base for all of your adventures.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Dicky Beach, Queensland

    No matter what time of the year that you holiday to Dicky Beach you will be able to enjoy many activities in the out of doors. Of course, the most popular activities have to do with the beach. Swimming, surfing and diving are just a few examples. The surfing here is quite good, and there are surf schools available to help you learn to ride your first wave or to help experienced surfers improve. Boat rental, equipment rental and organised diving excursions are also on offer. There is abundant wildlife near Dicky Beach. Bring along your camera if you are a bird spotter because you just might be lucky enough to spot a rare species.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Dicky Beach, Queensland

    One of the things to see whilst on holiday to Dicky Beach is the namesake of the beach. Dicky Beach was named for a shipwreck that occurred in 1893. The remains of that shipwreck are still visible on the shore. Many art galleries are located nearby and will give you a chance to not only see the work of local artists but to, perhaps, buy a piece for your own collection. Interesting museums, such as the Queensland Air Museum, are also located nearby.

    Weather in Dicky Beach, Queensland

    The weather in Dicky Beach is typically warm throughout the year, but there are some variations in the temperatures based on the season. Summers in Dicky Beach are from December through February. Spring lasts from September through November and winters from June through August. During the winter the average low temperatures are between 9° and 11° C and the average highs are between 21° and 22° C. In the spring the average lows are 17° to 19° C and the average highs are 26° to 28° C. Summer brings average low temperatures of between 18° and 19° C and average highs are 27° to 29° C. There is between 33 and 170 mm of rain per month. The most occurs in December and January and the least in August and September.

    Travel to Dicky Beach, Queensland

    The nearest airport to Dicky Beach is Brisbane International Airport (BNE) located 94 km away. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.

    Activities and attractions in Dicky Beach

    Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Dicky Beach has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Australia Zoo (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
    • Caloundra Golf Club (1 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Pelican Waters Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Aussie World (6 mi / 9.6 km)
    • SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast (7 mi / 11.3 km)
    • Tanawha Valley Golf & Tennis (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)

    Seasonal weather in Dicky Beach

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, December, January, February and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Dicky Beach

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dicky Beach is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Dickey Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Moffat Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Shelly Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Kings Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Bulcock Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Kawana Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)