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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  • Nice, laid back beach. Great for just playing in the waves, laying out on the beach. Great cafes, restaurants, and shops nearby too. You won't be disappointed.  more »
  • The only setback it’s a long walk back off the sand my ankles were throbbing.....that night . Such a big gap in between the land and the sand to the water  more »
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  • Waves and good vibes
  • Nice clean beach
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