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Sunshine Coast Vacation Packages

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Where to stay in Sunshine Coast

Top Hotels in Sunshine Coast

Oaks Sunshine Coast Oasis Resort
Oaks Sunshine Coast Oasis Resort
4.5 out of 5
2 Landsborough Parade, Golden Beach, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $130 per night from Jan 31 to Feb 1
4.2/5Excellent! (1,894 reviews)

"Its a pleasant place for young kids and adult to enjoy."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 4, 2021

Oaks Sunshine Coast Oasis Resort
Mercure Sunshine Coast Kawana Waters
Mercure Sunshine Coast Kawana Waters
4.5 out of 5
9 Florey Boulevard, Birtinya, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $136 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
4.4/5Wonderful! (743 reviews)

"Not recommended for small children. The portacot that was provided looked like it hadn’t been cleaned... ever! In light of the current situation I expect everything to be spotless, especially something a baby is using. The on-site restaurant was enjoyable however the menu needs to be updated to state ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 23, 2021

Mercure Sunshine Coast Kawana Waters
Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort Hotel
Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort Hotel
4 out of 5
270 Ocean Drive, Sunshine Coast, Twin Waters, QLD
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $144 per night from Feb 3 to Feb 4
3.9/5Very Good! (997 reviews)

"Very nice place - we had a wonderful stay. We love the location near the lake. The room was very clean."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 24, 2021

Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort Hotel
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Top things to do in Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast Vacations

Enjoy uncrowded golden beaches, rainforest walks and charming oceanfront villages in this area north of the Queensland Capital, Brisbane. It’s where Australia comes to relax. The Sunshine Coast is a stunning area of South East Queensland that takes in superb clean beaches, cosmopolitan tourist precincts against a scenic mountain backdrop. The area runs from the family friendly Caloundra in the south to world renowned Noosa Heads in the north and inland to the verdant Blackall Ranges.

Drive about 1 hour north of the state capital, Brisbane to reach Caloundra, which has six beaches and a range of accommodation. Continue north to Mooloolaba, Coolum Beach and Noosa Beach which are also popular coastal destinations.

Stay in cosmopolitan Mooloolaba’s for chic cafe’s, restaurants and bars, as well as one of the Sunshine Coast’s best surf clubs. A short walk away is Underwater World SEA LIFE Mooloolaba, an award-winning aquarium. Just a mile or so north of Mooloolaba, Alexandra Headland is a quieter destination known for its surfing beaches. Coolum is similarly relaxed and offers world-famous golf courses. Visit Noosa to dine in modern bistros and hike through rainforest in Noosa National Park.

The Sunshine Coast hinterland is a great daytrip from the coast or a romantic mountain destination itself. Mountain-top artistic villages like Maleny and Mapleton offer gourmet food, art and craft galleries, cool breezes and magnificent views. Visit the markets in Eumundi on Wednesdays and Saturdays to browse fresh produce and locally made goods, among the 600 stalls.

The Sunshine Coast has a subtropical climate with warm temperatures year-round. The famous aussie life savers patrol all the popular beaches throughout the year and the water is warm enough to swim even during winter. Try your hand at surfing or kayaking in one of the rivers and estuaries along the coast. You can walk and bike along the coastal paths or in the forests and mountains that surround many communities on the Sunshine Coast.

You can reach the Sunshine Coast in under 60 miles (90 kilometres) from Brisbane. Rent a car at the Brisbane Airport and drive. You can also fly to the Sunshine Coast Airport at Marcoola, south of Coolum from several destinations around Australia. The privately run Sunbus buses operate between towns and let you hop on and hop off anywhere along a route. If your are feeling energetic you can get around on foot or by bicycle, but you’ll also find plenty of free parking.

Frequently asked questions

How much does a Sunshine Coast vacation package cost?
We make it easy to see the world, with Sunshine Coast vacation packages starting from just . You’ll have the flexibility to bundle your preferred airlines, hotels and car rental. For the ultimate escape, why not add a couple of activities and tours to your itinerary?
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Sunshine Coast vacation package?
You can always cancel or amend your booking, but whether you’ll incur a fee depends on a few things. If you’ve booked a Sunshine Coast vacation package in the last 24 hours, you may be able to change your itinerary for free. If it’s been more than 24 hours, your airline, hotel or car rental company may impose a charge. Check out our Customer Service Portal to find out more.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Sunshine Coast?
Booking a Sunshine Coast vacation package with Expedia is an easy way to save. Start planning your adventure now and you’ll save as much as C$590 — it’s that easy! We have over 400 air carriers and 321,000 hotel options globally. With such a huge range to pick from, you’ll have no hassles putting together your perfect getaway.
Where should I stay in Sunshine Coast?
Beerwah is an excellent place to stay. Find a hotel and soak up this city’s top sights, like Australia Zoo.
What are the top hotels in Sunshine Coast?
Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort and RACV Noosa Resort know how to make their guests feel welcome in Noosa. If your travel plans also include Noosa Heads, take a look at Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort and Peppers Noosa Resort and Villas. Both are top picks with travelers.
When is the best time of year to visit Sunshine Coast?
is considered the busiest season in Sunshine Coast, while is typically quieter. If you’re searching for an awesome deal on your trip, consider the month of . Bear in mind that is typically the most expensive time to visit.
How far in advance should I book my Sunshine Coast vacation?
Reserving your flight early with Expedia means one less thing to have to worry about. Many air carriers advertise prices up to a year in advance. This is generally the cheapest time to book. If circumstances have left you booking late, great deals to Sunshine Coast will sometimes occur in the weeks leading up to departure.
What does an Expedia Sunshine Coast travel package include?
From hotels and flights to rental cars, Expedia can help you shape a Sunshine Coast package that’s right for you. Vacationing for a while? Consider a flight, rental car and hotel bundle. If you can only manage a quick getaway, a flight and hotel deal could suit you better. Tours and activities can be added after you’ve booked. Our packages make it a cinch to save and plan.
What should I know before booking a Sunshine Coast travel package?
A Expedia travel package can be customized for your circumstances and is an easy way to stretch your hard-earned dollars. How little or much you include is completely up to you. Hotels, rental cars and flights — decide on a combination that suits your style.
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Sunshine Coast vacation packages?
With one of our vacation packages, you can customize both your getaway and a payment plan. Expedia can help reduce financial burden relating to your travel with a Book Now, Pay Later booking, thanks to us teaming up with online lender Affirm. That way, all you have to focus on is getting ready to jet off into the sunset.
Can I choose my airline with a Sunshine Coast Expedia vacation package?
Yes — and it’s simple too. Expedia has access to more than 550 partner airlines around the world. Our packages give you the freedom to take your pick of available flight, hotel or activity options that fit your needs.