The Essential Guide to Resorts on the Sunshine Coast

The Sunshine Coast is undoubtedly top of your list when planning a tropical, sun-filled holiday. It’s the destination choice of many Australians and international visitors thanks to its warm climate, fabulous beaches and luscious rainforests. 

When you want a day off from exploring the 100km coastline in the region, we’ve got you covered with our essential guide to resorts Sunshine Coast visitors will love. If you’re craving some sand, sea and sunshine, you can escape to a perfect spot where all-inclusive resorts have stunning ocean views and are a short stroll to the beach.

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Whether you’re travelling with children or are looking for a couple’s retreat, your getaway to one of the locations below will be near all the attractions you want to visit and will have excellent experiences available for on-site fun and relaxation.

Peppers Noosa Resort

Located in the pristine Noosa National Park, Peppers Noosa Resort is the perfect place for relaxing and discovery. The surroundings combine coastal scenery, beautiful wetlands, and dense forest, so your room will envelop you in spectacular bush or coastal views, or you can choose no view for added privacy.

Peppers has resort and villa accommodations, with a private plunge pool in one of the premium villas. When you visit this sunshine resort, you can expect complete luxury in first-class resort apartments and facilities, including the following:

  • Heated lap and lagoon pools
  • Games room
  • Theatrette
  • Concierge
  • Seasonal pool bar
  • Steam room
  • Room service
  • Day spa
  • Accessibility friendly accommodations
  • And more!

Seaforth Resort

Oaks Sunshine Coast Seaforth Resort is truly an oasis for adults and children alike and is one of Sunshine Coast Getaways’ most sought-after accommodations. It’s a place where fun is encouraged, and spending time on-site is enjoyed because of all the available facilities.

With accommodations for everyone, from families to larger groups, you can expect spacious rooms in tropical surroundings, along with a whole variety of experiences for the children (and those young at heart), including the following:

  • Putt-putt golf course
  • Swimming pool
  • Climbing frames
  • Splash park
  • Sandpit
  • Bike hire

You can also enjoy a range of options for the grown-ups, such as free WiFi, a bar, an outdoor pool with a spa and a delicious on-site restaurant.

It’s the ideal location, with places to eat close by, only 500m from Golden Beach, and a short drive to Aussie World.

Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort

If it is pure luxury and comfort you’re looking for from the resorts on the Sunshine Coast, Sofitel Noosa Resort will deliver. You will feel like royalty when greeted by staff who make their guests feel welcome and encourage them to sit back and relax with a cocktail or champagne at the pool bar.

Located in the heart of Noosa on Hastings Street, the local surroundings include popular places for long lunches, boutiques, shops, surf stores, galleries and more. It is one of the best Sunshine Coast resorts for your stay in Queensland. 

Rooms range from opera suites ideal for families to top-floor signature rooms where you can escape on your private balconies with spectacular beachfront views. The resort has a selection of activities and facilities available for the whole family to enjoy, including:

  • Wellness Classes
  • Day spa
  • Kid’s room
  • Large outdoor pool
  • Umbrellas and lounge chairs
  • Onsite restaurants & bars
  • Cabana
  • Gym
  • Valet parking
  • Porter service

The resort offers additional activities during the summer, including poolside yoga, surf lessons, candle workshops, clay station, hair braiding, and even meeting Santa at Noosa Main Beach.

Oceans Mooloolaba Resorts Sunshine Coast

The beach and sea views don’t get much better than those found at Oceans Mooloolaba. Designed with excellence in mind, you can stay in three-bedroom apartments where you will experience spacious living, a fully equipped kitchen and smart rain showers in the ensuite.  For guests looking for something smaller, a two-bedroom suite that drinks in the view with floor-to-ceiling windows is likely more suitable.

Aside from having direct access to Mooloolaba Beach from the resort grounds and a host of local experiences, other facilities for guests include the following:

  • Theatrette with leather chairs and ottomans
  • Heated pools, including a 25m lap pool
  • Sunbathing deck
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa
  • Free secure undercover car parking
  • Drive up reception.

Novotel Twin Waters

Twin Waters is the epitome of what guests expect. Located around a private beach-lined lagoon in the lush Sunshine Coast Hinterland and a short stroll to Mudjimba Beach, you can get your daily dose of fresh vitamin D while enjoying a beautiful location and luxury accommodation options.

Novotel Twin Waters is a premium destination where you can enjoy local flavours, water activities and lavish accommodations. As one of the best resorts in a great location, guests can expect comfort, where we accommodate anything from romantic weekends to suites for family holidays, including our overwater bungalows. 

You barely need to leave the hotel resort for fun, rest and relaxation because of the range of activities offered. Some of what guests can experience when staying with Novotel Twin Waters include:

  • The Energy Hub – mini golf, kayaking, fish feeding and more.
  • Gym & pilates studio
  • Games room
  • Cafe
  • Offsite Golf Club
  • Offsite Aqua park
  • Outdoor pool

Ultiqa Shearwater Resort

When you visit Ultiqa Shearwater Resort, you will experience a tranquil location with shimmering blue views of Kings Beach. It’s the perfect location to get into holiday mode by soaking up the sun and keeping the family entertained.

Guests can relax and soak in the spa, splash around in the pool or sweat it out in the sauna. If a workout is more your style, the well-equipped gym’s location is on the ground floor for easy access, and you can wash your clothes after using laundry facilities. 

Each room has complimentary WiFI and, depending on your choice, can sleep from 2 to 6 people. When you make a booking, you can choose from the following beachside apartments:

  • Studio
  • 1 bedroom apartment
  • 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom
  • 2 bedroom, 2 bath
  • 3 bedroom, 2 bathrooms
  • 3 bedroom penthouse apartment

Escape to Queensland, Australia, with Sunshine Coast Resorts

When you’re looking for resort-style hotels in Sunshine Coast for a weekend getaway or a couple of weeks’ vacation, there is much to choose from across the Queensland region. Whether you plan your stay at Peppers Noosa resort or Oaks Sunshine Coast resort, you can expect to indulge in luxuriousness within your hotel rooms, apartments or villas.
From Noosa Heads to Kings Beach, you can experience some of the best beach and river views from your accommodation, where you can explore or simply enjoy the resort location. You will find some of the best places to stay for your next weekend away or family holiday at Sunshine Coast Getaways. Contact us now to find out more and make a booking.

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