Destination guide

The beachside setting of Alexandra Headland is ready to explore

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Alexandra Headland. Travelers like the restaurants, shopping and spas in this relaxing and walkable city. 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

Sightseeing in and around Alexandra Headland

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Alexandra Headland has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Australia Zoo (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Aqua Fun Park Twin Waters (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Twin Waters Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Tanawha Valley Golf & Tennis (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Aussie World (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Alexandra Headland

Travelers speak highly of Alexandra Headland for its surfing. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, December, February, January and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 84°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Alexandra Headland

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Alexandra Headland is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alex Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Maroochydore Beach (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Mooloolaba Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Foote Sanctuary of Buderim (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Buddina Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Aqua Fun Park Twin Waters (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Alexandra Headland

Fly into Maroochydore, QLD (MCY-Sunshine Coast), the closest airport, located 4.6 mi (7.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Brisbane, QLD (BNE), which is 49.4 mi (79.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Alexandra Headland?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,006 holiday lettings near Alexandra Headland. From 411 Houses to 516 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Alexandra Headland area.

Can I rent Houses in Alexandra Headland?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 411 Houses in Alexandra Headland. Our other popular types of Alexandra Headland holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 516 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 11 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 Alexandra Headland?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 658 holiday homes with pool available in Alexandra Headland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.