Coolangatta is the perfect location for those after a quiet Gold Coast holiday while still having easy access to Surfers Paradise and the Gold Coast theme parks. Located just minutes from the Gold Coast Airport, Coolangatta is one of the most popular holiday destinations on the Gold Coast, and here’s just a few reasons why it’s so amazing…
Surf some of the best breaks in the world.
Coolangatta contains some of the world’s best surf breaks including Kirra, Snapper Rocks and Duranbah. As well as these amazing breaks there’s some smaller beaches such as Greenmount and Coolangatta beach itself that are perfect for beginners. With all this amazing surf there’s some equally amazing surf shops, Kirra Surf is definitely worth a visit for discount clothing and boards.
Get the best view of the Gold Coast with a Sky Dive adventure
If the theme park rides can’t get your heart rate high enough why not jump out of a plane? Gold Coast Sky Dive are located by Coolangatta Airport and can take you on a trip you’ll never forget. Take a tandem jump from 12,000 feet and get the best view of the Gold Coast as you gently float over some of the best scenery Queensland has to offer.
Put your feet up and relax!
Coolangatta is one of those amazing holiday locations where you can check in, drop your bags and instantly feel that holiday buzz. All the locals, shops, restaurants and the entire area has this relaxed vibe that makes you want to slow down and take in the breathtaking views. Our number one suggestion for things to do in Coolangatta? Turn your phone off, grab a drink, find a sunny spot on the balcony or by the pool and make the most of your holiday!
Our Top Picks For Gold Coast
Oaks Calypso Plaza
Located right on the esplanade, in the heart of Coolangatta's vibrant tourism area, Calypso Plaza embodies the original relaxed charm of Queensland's Gold Coast with all the facilities of a four star beachfront resort including tropical lagoon swimming pool with spa.
Blue C Coolangatta
Perfectly positioned opposite pristine Coolangatta beach, just five minutes from Gold Coast Airport, Blue C offers luxurious apartments all with ocean views.