Coolangatta offers a wonderful patrolled beach with some
excellent surfing spots. Some great areas for surfing
include Greenmount and Kirra.
Coolangatta and its
surrounds offers nature based, rural experiences with
five world heritage listed national parks. Abundant bird
life and sub tropical vegetation, state forests,
kilometres of unspoilt, clean beaches, rivers and lakes
abundant in bird and marine life, wetlands and crystal
clear streams, marine reserves and offshore natural
resources combined with a sub tropical climate with year
round mild temperatures all in close proximity to the
tours, attractions and theme parks of the Gold Coast.
A wide range of cuisines, sunny days, warm evenings and
short walking distances to most restaurants gives
Coolangatta a cosmopolitan atmosphere day and night.
There are a number of bars and clubs around Coolangatta
which makes it a lively nightlife centre.
Coolangatta offers a number of fabulous shops which you
can wander around during a sunny day. The Showcase
Shopping Centre is situated along Marine Parade,
offering beachfront shopping. The Coolangatta Market is
another place to go to pick up some bargains and
It can truly be said that Coolangatta stands between
civilisation and the wilderness. Staying here, you can
enjoy a Gold Coast stay, the beaches and the nightclubs,
the rainforests and the retail therapy, all in the same
day if you've got the energy!
There is plenty of accommodation around Coolangatta from
backpackers hostels to resorts, motels & hotels, self
contained apartments, B&Bs and caravan parks all ranging
in price. Many are situated along Marine Parade
overlooking the beach. [Coolangatta