Bound by the sparkling Coral Sea and Mooloolah River, sun-kissed Mooloolaba is the heart of the Sunshine Coast. Deriving from either the Aboriginal word Snapper fish, mulu, or Red-bellied Black Snake, mulla, the mystery remains over which it came from. Mooloolaba has a wide range of activities and attractions, shopping, cafes and restuarants and, of course, beautiful beaches making it the perfect holiday destination for families, couples or weekend getaways. Getting around Mooloolaba is easy as bike hires, scooter hires, taxis and buses are available all around. The closest airport is Sunshine Coast Airport and taxis and buses are available to and from the airport to your hotel. After you’ve checked into your hotel, the hardest decision is deciding where to go first: the beach, shopping, to get a bite to eat or to enjoy your beautiful hotel room!
Are you a foodie or a wine lover? Mix a dash of charm, a pinch of class, a sprinkle of scenery and a cup of culture together for the perfect dining experience. Voted “Best Australian Beach Town for Foodies” by the Sydney Morning Herald, Mooloolaba has such an excellent range of seafood restuarants, old fashioned cafes and upbeat bars - you won’t have enough time to visit them all! Spending a day at Mooloolaba beach is easy; the sparkling clear blue water is nice enough but the warm sand and Queensland sun make it a perfect place to relax. If you like to shop till you drop, this is your perfect destination as every street is filled with stores of all kind and the shopping centres are some of the biggest in the Sunshine Coast. If you’re more the adventurous type then why not try wind surfing or jet skiing at the beach? Or go have an ocean of fun at Underwater World, Australia’s biggest aquarium.
Whether you want to shop, eat, relax or go on an adventure, everything at Mooloolaba is sure to please anyone. World class cuisine, shopping excellence, a blend of sophistication and style makes Mooloolaba a beautiful break for anyone. Browse from our range of Mooloolaba accommodation and flights to Brisbane to find your perfect stay!
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Hotels in Mooloolaba start at AU$86 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.