Coolangatta, Queensland’s southernmost town gets its name from a schooner which was wrecked there in 1846. This relaxed beach town offers some uncrowded beaches for surfing and swimming (including the famous Superbank), delightful waterfront promenades, and lively weekly foreshore markets. The friendly local community will put you at ease while you relax in town. Go on a coastal rainforest walk in Burleigh Head National Park, cuddle a Koala in Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, enjoy a romantic wine tasting, walk along the pristine Coolangatta Beach, and see the beacon of Fingal Lighthouse on a dark night. If you are looking for some excitement, there is the Gold Coast within a short drive. North of Coolangatta, on Boyd St. there is a major sporting complex, leagues club, and a golf course. With all these activities and attractions, you must be all set to visit this town. Here’s a list of the best Stayz accommodations in Coolangatta, Australia, so keep reading and check out the options.
1. The Bamboo House in Coolangatta (from USD 240)
This charming 4-bedroom house comes with an exotic garden, which has won many awards. The garden is famous for its pond and Balinese fountain statues set among a variety of Bamboo plants. It overlooks the majestic Coolangatta mountain. The house accommodates up to 11 guests comfortably and offers all the required amenities like air conditioning, an entertainment room, a fireplace and heating, internet access, outdoor grill, and laundry facilities. The Balinese theme of the garden is also reflected in the stone feature wall tiles and bathroom basins. Wake up to the song of whipbirds, cook your own meal in the modern, well-equipped kitchen, and relax with a cup of coffee on the deck surrounded by black Bamboos and tropical foliage. The view of rice paddies and mountains will make you feel you are in exotic Bali.
The Bamboo House on Bolong22 Birriley St
If you are looking for a place to relax in Coolangatta, this sweet retro cottage by the river is perfect for you. Located just off Bolong Road, it has 2 bedrooms, a bathroom cum laundry, and a well furnished, combined living, dining and kitchen area. Along with the old-world charms, you also have all your creature comforts, such as open-air parking for up to 3 cars, air conditioning, outdoor grill, organic cotton sheets, a well-stocked bookshelf, and a patio. The famous Seven Mile Beach in Gerroa and Shoalhaven Heads city shops and cafes are within a short drive from the cottage. There are some great offers here such as the “pay for 2, stay for 3” special on weekends. If you have a pet, you’ll be glad to know this pretty house is pet-friendly as well.
Berrys Bay Riverside Cottage
Price: from 275 USD
Number of Guests: 6
This spacious 5-bedroom holiday home can comfortably host up to 10 guests. Renovated in 2018, the house is fitted with new bathroom accessories, kitchen appliances, furniture, and bedding. There is a four burner gas BBQ and fire pit for cookouts. Pick some fresh seasonings from the herb garden. The citrus trees throughout the property add to the beauty of the house. An 80’s styled rumpus room with a leather lounger is the highlight of the house. There is WiFi in the house, a good library, and a great collection of movies and games. It is conveniently located near the beach, golf course, and wineries. The shopping center at Berry is a 5 minutes’ drive away. This child and dog-friendly property is great for family vacations.
Pepperberry - Amazing space for the whole family inc your dog!131 Coolangatta Road, Berry
If you love historical houses full of stories, then this vacation home, located in the heart of vineyards, is just what you want. Built in 1986 as a teacher’s residence for Coolangatta School, it was bought and renovated by the current owners in June 2018. With six bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 11 beds, this house can host groups of up to 13 people. You have all kinds of comforts and delights here, such as a vintage dining table and furniture, a piano, a children’s playroom, a BBQ, two fireplaces, and comfortable outdoor seating. The kitchen has modern appliances to ease cooking and you have WiFi as well. The garden houses the famous Iconic Train, which is a Bolong Road landmark and was once open for afternoon high tea. A short walk leads you to the river. There are kayaks if you want to explore the river. A two-bedroom cottage, at the rear of the property, can be used to accommodate additional guests.
Coolangatta School House1180 Bolong Road
Coolangatta is, without doubt, a delight. There are fun things to do here, romantic activities for couples, gorgeous natural scenery, and also the opportunity to explore the Gold Coast. And, you have the above vacation homes, each with its unique advantages, to choose from. With lovely Stayz accommodations, interesting assortment of activities and experiences, and the relaxed seaside air, you are sure to fall in love with Coolangatta.
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