Coolangatta Beach, Coolangatta

4.8
#3 of 11 in Beaches in Gold Coast
Coolangatta Beach, considered the end of the Gold Coast, offers blue waters and a wide stretch of sand, frequented by picnicking locals each day at sunset. This area is family-friendly, safe, and rarely crowded by tourists. You can surf, swim, scuba dive, or simply relax on the warm sand. Lots of cafes and shops dot the beach, and several large restaurants are within walking distance of the sand. Don't miss walking out to the Snapper Rocks, where many Australian and world champion surfers first took to the waves. Using our online itinerary creator, Gold Coast attractions like Coolangatta Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • A lovely clean beach with golden sand & awesome surf. Lifesavers have flags to swim between for safety. There are volleyball nets there.  more »
  • Fabulous Coolangatta, it has everything you need, beaches, picnic areas, kids playground, clean amenities, barbecues, lot's of different restaraunts, cafes and eateries, Movies, grocery shopping, Fash...  more »
  • This beach has a local Surf Club that serve delicious food with different variety everyday. Nice place to catch up with friends and hang out with family!  more »
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  • One of the best beaches on the coast.
  • Was easy to find parking in the school holidays. Beach is clean, water warm and lots of space for the kids to play without disturbing other beach goers.
  • Great beach and beach volleyball for the Com Games is just down the road
  • Great beach all facilitates are well maintained the beach is patrolled by surf lifesavers the is a lovely rock wall to walk out on that you can spot whales off when there in season
  • I wish my family and I could be here right now!
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