Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Elanora

The lake and beaches create a pretty picture of Elanora. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its shopping and theme park. Sea World and Surfers Paradise Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Elanora

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Elanora a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sea World (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Balter Brewing Company (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Mallawa Drive Sports Complex (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Palm Beach Pirate Treasure Island Playground (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Burleigh Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Elanora

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Elanora

Elanora is famous for its panoramic lake views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Elanora is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Surfers Paradise Beach (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Schuster Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Palm Beach Pirate Treasure Island Playground (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • David Fleay Wildlife Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Currumbin Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Burleigh Head National Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Elanora

Fly into Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta), the closest airport, located 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Elanora?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,032 holiday lettings near Elanora. From 479 Houses to 1,415 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Elanora is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Elanora?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Elanora. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mount Warning National Park: 237 holiday lettings
  • Bilinga Beach: 2,572 holiday lettings
  • Surfers Paradise Beach: 2,425 holiday lettings
  • Pratten Park: 2,548 holiday lettings
  • Mount Nathan Winery: 2,116 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Elanora listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Elanora?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 479 Houses in Elanora. Our other popular types of Elanora holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,415 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 13 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Elanora?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,439 holiday homes with pool available in Elanora. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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