Above are the weather conditions for Mooloolaba. In January maximum temperatures go higher than 28°. On the contrary, the coolest month is July. The rainiest month is March while the driest month is August.
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A Perfect Holiday Apartment in Mooloolaba Awaits You By the Ocean
One of the safest and most beautiful beaches on the Sunshine Coast, Mooloolaba is a year-round holiday destination. Step out of your Mooloolaba accommodation on the Sunshine Coast of Queensland and experience laid-back beaches and sheltered swimming as well as delicious seafood. Adding to this blissed-out beach life is the glamorous beachfront esplanade with its boutiques, restaurants, juice bars and cafes. A charming holiday rental along this coastal strip is just what you need for a relaxing vacation in the sun.
There are plenty of one- to three-bedroom beach apartments with gorgeous sea views, plus well-equipped modern kitchens and often a private barbecue area, swimming pool, patio or garden. A holiday house in Mooloolaba is the ultimate deal! Often these excellent family accommodations are part of a larger holiday unit with a common recreational area. From relaxed holiday houses and aparments to penthouses and villas and plush apartments, there are holiday rentals in Mooloolaba suited to every budget.
What to eat on your Mooloolaba holiday
Mooloolaba has plenty of superb dining and drinking options, ranging from sunset cocktails to funky bars for late-night adventures. Head to the Spice Bar for drunken chicken and steamed buns. Wash your meal down with a glass of wine from the extensive list and enjoy your dinner as you admire the stunning views from the patio.
For finger-licking delicacies inspired by America's Deep South, visit Dirty Moes. Besides their killer cocktails, you can grab slow-cooked meats, juicy burgers and other comfort food favourites. If you’re keen to taste contemporary Aussie dishes, then make a stop at CHAR Mooloolaba where seafood and steaks are the stars of the show.
Beach holidays in Mooloolaba
With a coastline that stretches for over 70km, Mooloolaba beach has many exciting activities to keep you entertained. Relax on its unspoiled beaches and surf the awesome waves here. You can also participate in surf fishing, either alone or through fishing trips provided by reliable tour operators.
For an experience you'll never forget, jump on board a whale watching cruise for the chance to spot these magnificent ocean creatures. The migration of these mammals up and down the east coast is a spectacle to behold. Wind down your vacation by scuba diving at some great locations off Mooloolaba. An abundance of multi-coloured marine life awaits you, as well as corals, caves and numerous ledges.
Activities with children
Book a holiday apartment on Mooloolaba Beach to indulge in day-long beach fun playing cricket, Frisbee and football with the whole family. The beaches are well-patrolled and perfectly safe, whether you wish to take a dip in the sea or feel like cycling or just taking a stroll on the shore. Home to numerous cafes, restaurants with kids’ menus, barbecues, picnic tables and playgrounds, Mooloolaba Beach is a haven for families with kids.
Step out of your holiday house in Mooloolaba and onto the glistening white sandy beach to enjoy the morning sun and sea. In the afternoon head out to the top attractions such as Sea Life Sunshine Coast, a world-class aquarium with 11 unique zones, 14 fun presentations and an underwater tunnel.
Set out on a family cruise to watch the dolphins and enjoy a delicious buffet lunch onboard. A marine cruise also offers rare chance to feed pelicans and witness turtles and other marine life. For a more thrilling experience, board the jet boat for an exhilarating ride surfing and diving waves and tail spinning.
Night of relaxing fun in Mooloolaba
Mooloolaba is characterised by low-lit cocktail lounges and swanky pubs. As it's a family holiday spot, most venues have a more mature clientele. Much of the town's nightlife is centred around the wharf.
Mooloolaba SLSC is one of the hottest pubs in the area. where true-blue Aussies head on weekend nights. Come here to unwind with live music backed by the roaring waves of the ocean just a few steps away. At a stone throw away from the esplanade, this modern complex is dedicated to pure entertainment. Choose your own venue from more than half a dozen of them offering everything from cosy lounges to lively nightclubs.
Excursion destinations around Mooloolaba
Head north from your Mooloolaba holiday apartment to visit Alexandra Headland, which is known for the scenic Mudjimba Island and Maroochy River. Known as ‘Alex’ by the local community, this region is part of Sunshine Strip and has a laid-back atmosphere and some of the best surf beaches on the Queensland coast.
A short drive further north takes you to the picture-perfect beach town of Maroochydore. Located at the intersection of sea and river, Maroochydore has several surfing beaches, sheltered family beaches and pretty parklands for leisurely strolls and picnics making it an ideal excursion destination for families.
The proximity of several national parks makes Mooloolaba a popular destination for nature lovers. The closest is the Mooloolah River National Park where visitors flock to enjoy hiking, mountain biking and canoeing. Go a little further to Glass House Mountains National Park and walk along the scenic trails to witness extinct volcanoes.
Visit Mt Coolum National Park in the north to enjoy cascading waterfalls and panoramic views of the Maroochy coastline from the summit of Mt. Coolum. Yet another sanctuary of natural beauty is the Buderim Forest Reserve with its lush vegetation, walking trails and spectacular waterfalls.
Unmissable events of Mooloolaba
Christmas is one of the best times to rent a holiday apartmentin Mooloolaba. Mooloolaba Canal Christmas Lights Cruise, running from first week of December to first week of January, passes through canals glittering with Christmas lights. The entire Sunshine Coast is festooned with Christmas lights and the Mooloolaba Yacht Club hosts the spectacular Mooloolaba Christmas Boat Parade.
In February, enjoy an action-packed weekend with paddling events, ocean swims and surfing during the Mooloolaba Beach Festival. Come in August to be a part of the Maroochy Music and Visual Arts Festival which celebrates visual arts and contemporary music on the picturesque coast. Just close by in Maroochydore on every second Friday of the month, Ocean Street becomes the beach nightlife hotspot with food stalls selling international food and music.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much should I expect to pay for a holiday letting in Mooloolaba?
Prices for Apartment rentals and Hotel rooms for holidays in Mooloolaba start at $130 per night.
What holiday rental amenities do people typically look for when visiting Mooloolaba?
In terms of holiday home amenities, travellers visiting Mooloolaba most often look for pools, internet and barbecues.
How many accommodation offers are there in Mooloolaba?
You can browse 1,485 holiday lettings in Mooloolaba, and find great deals from $130 per night.
Are pets permitted in holiday accommodation in Mooloolaba?
Want to go on holiday with your dog? You'll find 45 pet-friendly holiday lettings in Mooloolaba.
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