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Address: Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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In my opinion Coolangatta beach is one of the most attractive beaches in Australia. What a great location. Surf , sun , sand. πŸ„ β˜€οΈ 🌊 πŸ„β€β™€οΈ

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

In my opinion Coolangatta beach is one of the most attractive beaches in Australia. What a great location. Surf , sun , sand. πŸ„ β˜€οΈ 🌊 πŸ„β€β™€οΈ

Thank Carlchristinachantel
Goettingen, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We traveled from Sydney to Brisbane! For us Coolangatta was the best place we have seen, we had a nice apartment directly at the beautiful beach. There are nice waves for surfing of bodyboarding and you can rent the equipment close to the beach. The two sections with lifeguards are never too busy and in this areas of Australia is... More 

Thank RalphAschenbach
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well beautiful clean sand, personally swept every morning by the looks. Respect the flora and fauna with signs and fencing encouraging sand stabilising grasses. And that adds to the natural look about it. Love the wood surf board shaped furniture and people friendly paths and solidly made steps, fencing etc. Good use of the wood and metal wire in the... More 

Thank julielT2275FC
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A real beach. With real sand. And real waves. That's real clean. And real fun. Patrolled by real lifeguards. Coolangatta beach has to be the picture postcard of an Australian beach. Sure, Bondi has a lot more razzle dazzle, but I'm not sure I'd choose it after this gem.

Thank MrOyvind
Bobcaygeon, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Coolie beach has beautiful, clean sand and at least two lifeguard stations. It offers surfing opportunities and one end is quite suitable for young families. Right across the street are some great restaurants and excellent shopping.

Thank Doug H
Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When conditions are right its a very popular surf beach. Life savers are in attendance most days and while after recent heavy rain/storms made the water was murky for a few days, it has cleaned up and is very inviting.. Great for an evening walk along when the full moon is out.

Thank Glenda R
alexandra headland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful beach with white sand clean crystal clear water and a surf break around the point. Life guards on duty and shady trees to relax under if needed.

Thank sunshinecoastgirl
Newcastle, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coolangatta beach is always nice to stroll along the waters edge it is not that busy and easy to walk as the sand is firm. Nice sunsets also.

Thank sunnyandbright
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

beautiful piece of the coast now has lots of restaurants to choose from. Must try Xenia Grill on the corner. Great broadwalk to walk along beach then check out the shops

Thank ikimba
Crystal Brook, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely beach to relax,swim or surf. Magic location. A must see location on the Gold Coast. Walk to Snapper Rocks or Kirra Beach also.

Thank pckupsch

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