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Coolangatta Beach

Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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“across the road” (57 reviews)
Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

I love this beach because it is just a lovely place to visit for whatever the occasion. There is amazing food and quaint little shops scattered all down the road. Great hotels and places to stay too. It's relaxing most times of the year and...More

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the best beaches in the country. Was hosting an opera when we visited. This beach has been a family favorite for decades. Everyman and his cat goes there.

Thank PS2290
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst on holidays in Coolangatta we walked the foreshore daily and walked the beach in places. Aida the musical was located at this beach and looked amazing. Plenty of people swim here and it looks inviting. I chose to swim at our accommodation becuase it...More

Thank Natalie1964
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach is huge now after years of erosion the sand bypass has it looking amazing. It is tucked around the corner so if there is a southerly you can swim out of the wind. A taste of what the coast was like is what...More

Thank Troy T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for a week and we had a car. Great place to base yourself and sightsee from. Lots of restaurants to pick from, lovely walks.

Thank NZtouristinNZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of cafes, restaurants and shops. Busy traffic area. Streets were littered with rubbish. Beach is lovely.

Thank IanJanineA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach at Coolangatta is always nice, waves can be a bit messy but it’s perfect if you love having fun in them.

Thank rubylouise1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to watch stages of the Coolangatta Gold Race which was superb and then spent a couple of very pleasant hours enjoying the beach and coastline. Really clean, friendly and family oriented, lots of facilities, activities and amenities. We will return later in the week...More

Thank Adi P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is at the south end of the Gold Coast beaches. It curves around to a rocky outcrop so is really sheltered and there are trees that provide shade. The waves were gentle, so nice and relaxing.

Thank Rosecomb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great area , lovely beach to visit and great cafe's and shops and restaurants , plenty of hotel accommodation in the area, relaxed family fun .

Thank Eleanor B
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Response from TheCriticGC | Reviewed this property |
Yes and no.....the main section of the beach I believe is for On Leash only and swections that are dog beaches...however.....just down the road in Palm Beach...there is an AMAING water way, beachhead and leash free dog beach... More