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Best Coolangatta Family Hotels

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Oaks Calypso Plaza Resort
Oaks Calypso Plaza Resort
4.0 out of 5.0 99 Griffith Street, Coolangatta
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (1,559 reviews)
AU$162/ nightfor 2 guests

Everything about the Calypso is first class, Excellent facilities and amenities

Reviewed on 8 Jan 2019
Family FriendlySwimmingPool
Mantra Twin Towns
Mantra Twin Towns
4.0 out of 5.0 Corner of Griffith St & Wharf St, Coolangatta
4.4/5 (2,215 reviews)
AU$143/ nightfor 2 guests

Walking distance to beach Buffet breakfast was excellent

Reviewed on 16 Jan 2019
Family FriendlyDiningLaundry Facilities
Greenmount Hotel
Greenmount Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0 3 Hill Street, Coolangatta
Free Cancellation
3.7/5 (1,928 reviews)
AU$100/ nightfor 2 guests

Nice hotel opposite the beach. The hotel has a nice pool and is good for families.

Reviewed on 16 Jan 2019
Family FriendlyAir ConditioningParking
Kirra Beach Apartments
Kirra Beach Apartments
4.0 out of 5.0 4-10 Douglas Street, Kirra, Coolangatta
4.5/5 (361 reviews)
AU$190/ nightfor 2 guests

Well positioned, well maintained property. Close to beach, cafes etc. Spacious apartment.

Reviewed on 2 Jan 2019
Family FriendlyWifiFree Parking
Mantra Coolangatta Beach
Mantra Coolangatta Beach
4.5 out of 5.0 88 Marine Parade, Coolangatta
4.3/5 (1,211 reviews)
AU$144/ nightfor 2 guests

Excellent location across from beach. Well maintained and clean. Staff was helpful whenever asked for anything. We wished we had longer there!

Reviewed on 6 Jan 2019
Family FriendlyInternetLaundry Facilities
Ocean Plaza Resort
Ocean Plaza Resort
4.5 out of 5.0 80 Marine Parade, Coolangatta
4.4/5 (641 reviews)
AU$196/ nightfor 2 guests

Great location - next to restaurants including Coolangatta Hotel and Coolangatta Surf Life Saving Club. The resort is on the same property as a shopping centre which came in very handy. The room was clean and larger than we expected. We were on level 4 and had a great view of the beach.

Reviewed on 24 Dec 2018
Family FriendlyParkingSwimming
Bella Mare Beachside Apartments
Bella Mare Beachside Apartments
3.5 out of 5.0 Cnr Hill & Boundary Sts, Coolangatta
4.2/5 (171 reviews)
AU$262/ nightfor 2 guests

Very clean split level apartment. Just across road from beach. Stairs only drawback. Would stay again.

Reviewed on 21 Dec 2018
Family FriendlyGardensBeach
Kirra Palms Holiday Apartments
Kirra Palms Holiday Apartments
3.5 out of 5.0 102-112 Musgrave Street, Coolangatta
4.3/5 (55 reviews)

Apartment was spacious and in good location close to small shops ie milk bread and nice coffee shop.

Reviewed on 14 Aug 2018
Family FriendlyBeachBalcony
Rainbow Bay Resort
Rainbow Bay Resort
4.0 out of 5.0 265 Boundary Street, Coolangatta
4.5/5 (96 reviews)

Great apartment, with great views with just a short walk to the cbd. Apartment had everything you needed, and was very spacious.

Reviewed on 12 Jun 2018
Family FriendlySpaBeach
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Where should we stay in Coolangatta?


If you've been thinking about a trip with your children, the welcoming destination of Coolangatta is a good choice. The beaches, walking trails and sporting events are just a few things that make this an attractive holiday destination for families. Arrange a flight into Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta), which is located 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Coolangatta, you might want to consider one of the 26 family-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.


Holidaying families have good things to say about these places to stay:

Oaks Calypso Plaza Resort: Offers a children's pool, free parking and laundry facilities. Guests like the overall comfort and helpful staff at this 4-star apartment.

Rainbow Bay Resort – Features an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens and free parking. The central location and helpful staff make this 4-star apartment popular with guests.

Points North Apartments – Offers a children's pool, in-room kitchens and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 4-star apartment.

Komune - Gold Coast – Features an outdoor pool, a restaurant and laundry facilities. This 3-star aparthotel is popular with guests for its overall comfort.

Beachcomber International Resort – Offers a children's pool, a restaurant and in-room kitchens. Guests like the clean rooms and quiet location at this 3.5-star apartment.


When should we visit Coolangatta?


You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to plan when to pack up the children and head to Coolangatta.


  • Hottest months: January, February, March and December, with an average temperature of 28°C
  • Coldest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 11°C
  • Driest months: September, August, October and March, with an average rainfall of 2 inches
  • Rainiest months: March, November, December and April, with an average rainfall of 3 inches

What should we see and do in Coolangatta?


While you are visiting Coolangatta, you may want to round up the youngsters and make time to see interesting attractions such as The Strand and Border Park Raceway. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Sea World, Surfers Paradise Beach and Cavill Avenue.


Coolangatta is also known for its:
  • Beaches
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Sports