Surrounded by lush rainforests and serene beaches, the small town of Noosa
lies along the Sunshine Coast and is an iconic place to stop by in Queensland. Whether you want to stay within close proximity to the Main Beach, surround yourself with the palm trees or are wanting to visit but on a budget, there are plenty of choices to accommodate your needs.
Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort
The stylish Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort is located along the iconic Hastings Street, boasting 176 comfortable, clean and spacious rooms. With Noosa Main Beach on your doorstep, each private studio, suite and apartment offer private balconies and courtyards, floor-to-ceiling windows to enjoy the evening sun, full kitchens and hot tubs for each of their guests to enjoy. This French luxury resort also boasts a casual restaurant, lobby bar and wine cellar on-site. After all, this is one of the premier hotels along the Sunshine Coast.
Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort, 14-16 Hastings St, Noosa Heads QLD, Australia, +61 7 5449 4888
Guest Room | Courtesy of Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort
Aqua Therapy Area | Courtesy of Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort
The Sebel Noosa
Set in the heart of Noosa lies The Sebel, where you can enjoy sub-tropical surroundings of the resort gardens and poolside in the comfort of your own self-contained apartment. This laid-back hotel is only a three-minute walk from Noosa Main Beach and has everything you could possibly need to make you feel at home. Within the elegant one and two-bedroom apartments, you will find full kitchens, washers and dryers, a private furnished balcony and whirlpool tub in the bathrooms. Whether you want to make yourself a homely meal or head out to one of the world-class restaurants or cafés along Hastings Street, this hotel is centrally located to make you feel as comfortable as you need.
The Sebel Noosa, 32 Hastings St, Noosa Heads QLD, Australia, +61 7 5474 6400
Main bedroom | © Tim England
Pool with bridge | © Tim England
Noosa Crest Resort
Boasting panoramic views across Noosa Heads, Laguna Bay and the Noosa River, Noosa Crest Resort is set high up on a hill for you to make the most of your stay here. This upscale resort offers polished, self-contained apartments for you to make yourself feel at home. Whether you want to enjoy the two outdoor pools, the hot tubs, the sauna, or you want to take the 13-minute walk to Noosa Main Beach, there are plenty of options to soak in the water under the glorious sun. Noosa Crest Resort also has a tennis court and sundecks with BBQs for you to make the most of, alongside a private boardwalk that will lead you to Noosa River in your own time.
Noosa Crest Resort, 2 Noosa Dr, Noosa Heads QLD, Australia, +61 7 5449 5700
Premium apartment | Courtesy of Noosa Crest
Relax | Courtesy of Noosa Crest
The Lookout Resort Noosa
Surround yourself with the lush palm trees and greenery at the upscale Lookout Resort Noosa. This luxury accommodation is close to Hastings Street but far enough that you can fall asleep to the soft buzz of nature nearby in the spacious rooms of the self-contained apartments. From one to three bedrooms, each apartment is individually decorated, whilst an outdoor pool, spa, BBQ area and gym are also found on-site. Whether you want to walk through the stunning rainforest to Hastings Street or walk to the banks of Weyba Creek, The Lookout is in the ideal location to make the most out of your time in Noosa.
The Lookout Resort Noosa, 1 Picture Point Cres, Noosa Heads QLD, Australia, +61 7 5448 0733
Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas
Lying in the serenity of the Noosa National Park, Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas offers one and two-bedroom apartments, three-bedroom penthouses and luxury split-level two- and four-bedroom villas to cater to all couples, groups and families who visit. Whilst they have an on-site restaurant and cocktail bar, pools and a steam room, this luxurious resort is only a 12-minute walk from the crowds of Noosa Main Beach and Hastings Street. Within the spacious, modern apartments, these comfortable beds and location will have you relaxed in no time at all.
Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas, 33A Viewland Dr, Noosa Heads QLD, Australia, +61 1300 987 600
Bedroom | Courtesy of Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas
Grande Villa Plunge Pool | Courtesy of Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas
For those visiting Noosa on a budget, on the far side of Noosa National Park lies the modern hostel, Flashpackers Noosa. With close proximity to Sunshine Beach, this clean hostel boasts a laid-back atmosphere catering to all needs from private rooms to colorfully shared dorms, an on-site pool and great breakfast. Also offering equipment for you to make the most of your stay, be sure to grab a surfboard before heading out. Due to its location, your stay at the hostel also includes on-site transport that will get you where you need to go from the National Park to Hastings Street. What more could you want?
Flashpackers Noosa, 102 Pacific Ave, Sunshine Beach QLD, Australia, +61 7 5455 4088
Dorms | Courtesy of Flashpackers
Board hire | Courtesy of Flashpackers
Montpellier Boutique Resort
Montpellier Boutique Resort
Escape the bustling Hastings Street and head to the upscale apartments of Montpellier Boutique Resort. The family-friendly holiday resort offers modern, spacious self-contained two-bedroom/two-bathroom units featuring a separate living area, a balcony, washer and dryer and a full kitchen to keep everyone happy. Although the Noosa River is on your doorstep, head out for a five-kilometer walk to the Noosa National Park – you never know what you will discover along the way – or catch a ferry around to Noosa Main Beach. If, however, you need a comfortable day in making use of the outdoor pool, hot tub, sundeck and tropical gardens, there are plenty of shops and cafés close by.
Montpellier Boutique Resort, 7-11 James St, Noosaville QLD, Australia, +61 7 5455 5033
Interior at Montpellier Boutique Resort | © Dave Earley | © Dave Earley
Pool at Montpellier Boutique Resort | © Dave Earley