The Gold Coast hinterland, often called the Emerald City thanks to its lush green forests and mountains, has plenty of holiday accommodation – including quaint stone houses and picturesque wooden cabins with incredible forest views.
Choose the perfect holiday letting
Best holiday rental deals in the Gold Coast hinterland
Save up to 45%
Compare 10,909 properties listed in Gold Coast hinterland and discover a welcoming accommodation for your holidays. HomeToGo instantly compares all of these properties to help you save up to 45%!
Top-Rated Accommodation in the Gold Coast hinterland
Book Holiday Offers with the Highest User Rating
Recommended holiday rentals in the Gold Coast hinterland
Rent a holiday home, apartment or cottage in the Gold Coast hinterland from just $59 per night
Budget-friendly Accommodation in the Gold Coast hinterland
Find Fantastic yet Inexpensive Accommodation
Apartments and vacation rentals with a kitchen
Searching for self-catering holiday homes in the Gold Coast hinterland? Find the ideal rental for you with our range of Gold Coast hinterland holiday lettings with kitchens. Well furnished with all the needed appliances, these accommodation offers are perfect for self-catered stays.
Vacation rentals and apartments with air conditioning
Good weather while travelling is always brilliant - and it's an added bonus to be able to control the temperature in your holiday letting too. Find holiday rentals in the Gold Coast hinterland with air conditioning to make your visit even more comfortable.
Vacation rentals with Wi-Fi
If it's for remote work or watching your favourite programmes, fast WiFi can be a must-have feature when it comes to selecting a holiday letting. Take a look at HomeToGo's range of holiday homes with internet in the Gold Coast hinterland and be sure of a quick and reliable connection during your visit.
Popular holiday rental amenities in the Gold Coast hinterland
Price and Availability Index in Gold Coast hinterland
Holiday Rental Price Information in the Gold Coast hinterland
We rendered price information data on the above graph to give you more insights on prices in the Gold Coast hinterland. The week with the highest average prices is in December (23/12 – 30/12). During this week, a night will cost on average $760. However, in May (04/05 – 11/05), prices decrease to an average of $335 per night.
Rental availability information in the Gold Coast hinterland
The availability graph shows the percentage of available rentals in the Gold Coast hinterland. In November (09/11 – 16/11), only 4 are available. It will be easy to find a holiday home that suits you in a week of May (25/05 – 01/06), as 64 of the rentals are still available.
The weather in the Gold Coast hinterland
The above is a climate diagram for Gold Coast hinterland. This year, January will have higher average temperatures. On the contrary, the coolest month is July. The rainiest month is March while the driest month is August.
7-Day Weather Forecast in the Gold Coast hinterland
Accommodation options for your holiday in the Gold Coast hinterland
Where to eat and drink while staying in the Gold Coast Hinterland
To sample traditional Aussie food, try the Outpost Café in Canungra, a rustic eatery that claims to make the best pies in Australia. If you're looking for some mouthwatering American-style BBQ, head to Hickory, which serves a selection of meats slow-cooked in a smoker using a secret blend of spices.
The Historic Rivermill in Mount Nathan serves modern Australian cuisine in a fine-dining setting, sourcing many ingredients locally. While you eat, enjoy views of the surrounding countryside from the floor-to-ceiling windows.
The Gold Coast Hinterland is also home to award-winning vineyards such as Cedar Creek, Heritage, and Mount Nathan. If you prefer beer, head to Fortitude Brewing Company to choose from their 15 hand-crafted beers available on tap.
What to do in the Gold Coast hinterland
The purpose-built glow worm caves at Mount Tamborine are home to thousands of these iridescent creatures. Learn about what makes them glow and their life cycle during a walking tour of the caves.
Explore Springbrook National Park from the Apple Tree Park access point, and follow one of the area's many trails to beautiful sites such as the Natural Bridge. Pack some food and spend your afternoon at one of the picnic sites.
If you're seeking adventure on your holiday, try the TreeTop Challenge, which takes you on tarzan swings and flying foxes through the rainforest's canopy. Remember to take your camera to document your adventures!
Family Holidays in the Gold Coast Hinterland
The Mount Tamborine Glow Worm Caves are perfect for exploring with kids. You’ll get the rare chance to watch and learn about fascinating glow worms up close. Connected by tunnels, this cave system welcomes visitors from 10 AM to 4 PM every day.
You can also see glow worms in their natural habitat at the Natural Bridge at Springbrook National Park. Set off on an adventurous jungle walk down the bushy rainforest path to the beautiful Natural Bridge rock formation.
Yet another interesting destination is Lamington National Park, where family-friendly walks and a great range of accommodations await. Especially noteworthy is O’Reilly’s Tree Top Walk, an easy, kid-friendly circuit spanning 800 metres of some of Australia’s most spectacular bushlands. Little adventurers can cross nine suspension bridges to reach the depths of this sub-tropical rainforest. To relax after your trek, lay back and enjoy the bird of prey show and meet friendly rosellas and king parrots.
Camping, Cabins, and Outdoor Holidays in the Gold Coast Hinterland
Woonoongoora, the Green Mountains camping area in Lamington National Park, and the Settlement in Springbrook National Park are the region’s three walk-in campsites. While all the three feature toilet facilities, drinking water is only available at Woonoongoora and the Settlement.
Local grocery shops and cafés are in proximity to the latter two. The Settlement also offers a cooking shelter, with electric barbecues and dedicated areas for picnic and recreation.
Hillside holiday cottages and farm stays are great options for the kids. They can learn about the local farming ways, cuddle woolly lambs, feed cattle, and go horse-riding in the woods.
Rainforest lodges by Tamborine Mountain offer the perfect tranquil environment in the wilderness. Enjoy jungle zipline tours, treetop challenges, horse trail rides, mini-golf, tours to waterfalls and wineries, and birding.
Information about holiday rentals in the Gold Coast hinterland
|🏡 Holiday rentals available||10,965 properties|
|💳 Discounts available||up to 46%|
|🌙 Nightly prices from||$59|
|⭐ Popular amenities||Pets allowed, Pool and Fireplace|
|🏊 Holiday rentals with pools||9,108 properties|
Frequently Asked Questions
How much should I expect to pay for a holiday letting in the Gold Coast hinterland?
Prices for Apartment rental and House rental for holidays in the Gold Coast hinterland start at $59 per night.
How many holiday accommodation offers will I find in the Gold Coast hinterland?
There are loads of options for holiday accommodation in the Gold Coast hinterland, with 10,965 offers available.
What holiday rental amenities do people typically look for when visiting Gold Coast hinterland?
The most popular holiday letting amenity in the Gold Coast hinterland is Pets allowed, followed by Pool in second place and Fireplace in third.
How many accommodation offers are there in the Gold Coast hinterland?
You can browse 10,965 holiday lettings in the Gold Coast hinterland, and find great deals from $59 per night.
We list offers from thousands of providers, including
Top cities to visit
- Byron Bay Accommodation
- Holiday houses & accommodation in Toogoom
- Mooloolaba Holiday Rentals & Accommodation
- Torquay Holiday Houses & Accommodation
- Holiday houses & accommodation in North Stradbroke Island
- Forster Accommodation
- Brisbane Accommodation
- Anglesea Holiday Rentals & Accommodation
- Maroochydore Holiday Rentals & Accommodation
- Newcastle Holiday Houses & Accommodation
- Port Macquarie Accommodation
- Coolangatta Beach Houses & Accommodation
- Holiday houses & accommodation in Frankston
- Holiday houses & accommodation in Sawtell
- The Entrance Accommodation
Explore More Holiday Ideas
Pet-Friendly Accommodation in Canberra
Pet-Friendly Accommodation on the Sunshine Coast
Pet-Friendly Accommodation in Byron Bay
Pet-Friendly Accommodation in Perth
Pet-friendly accommodation in Melbourne
Pet-Friendly Accommodation on the Gold Coast
Pet-Friendly Accommodation in Coffs Harbour
Pet-Friendly Accommodation in Adelaide
Pet-Friendly Accommodation on the South Coast
Pet-Friendly Accommodation in Tasmania
Pet-Friendly Accommodation in Margaret River
Pet-Friendly Accommodation in Port Macquarie
More popular destinations in the Gold Coast hinterland
- Broadbeach Accommodation
- Burleigh Heads Holiday Apartments & Accommodation
- Gold Coast Accommodation
- Holiday houses & accommodation in Currumbin
- Holiday houses & accommodation in Labrador
- Holiday houses & accommodation in Runaway Bay
- Holiday houses & accommodation in Southport
- Holiday houses & accommodation in Tugun
- Mermaid Beach House Rentals
- Surfers Paradise Accommodation