Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Elanora

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


Activities and attractions in Elanora

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

  • 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)

Seasonal weather in Elanora

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

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 centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Transport to and around Elanora

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

Can I find a vacation rental around Elanora?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,758 vacation rentals near Elanora. From 413 houses to 1,272 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Elanora for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Elanora?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 413 Houses in Elanora. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Elanora include:

  • Flats: 1,272 rentals available
  • Villas: 26 rentals available
  • Studios: 1,283 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Elanora?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,252 vacation rentals with pool available in Elanora. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.