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Great beach with very few people all year round. Great for watching whales swim past, dolphins... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
ysproc
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Marcoola, Australia
Stunning and calm

We stayed at the Ramada and had a beautiful view of the beach. Ramada has a private entrance to the... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Juhi K
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Sydney, Australia
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The Esplanade, Marcoola, Queensland, Australia
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All reviews patrolled beach sunshine coast on duty lovely quiet beach life guards flagged area wide sand long sandy beach dog friendly beach either direction surf club off leash beach access local beaches morning or afternoon wide open beach bbq facilities
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great beach with very few people all year round. Great for watching whales swim past, dolphins playing and waiting for the turtle nests to hatch.

Thank ysproc
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Ramada and had a beautiful view of the beach. Ramada has a private entrance to the beach. Its a lovely quiet and calm beach

Thank Juhi K
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A popular local beach, long sandy beach and good for families for walking and also for pets providing dog is on a leash , perhaps less so for swimming with the conditions. It is a patrolled beach with a radio room. Close to the surf...More

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 11 March 2017

An absolutely beautiful beach!! It's excellent for walking or an early morning jog. Take a bag for the beautiful shells you'll find along the way. The life savers are out early and patrol along the beach. There is easy access near the Surf Club and...More

Thank tanya673
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Marcoola beach is a lovely pristine stretch of sand, well worth a visit. Well attended by surf patrols.

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The beach was so lovely to walk along. It isnt very busy probably due to the airport being near by, but the beach is monitored by life guards who are on the sand to support you. We didnt get to swim as it was way...More

Thank ClaudiaJHunt
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We came for a dog friendly holiday. We were not disappointed, there are numerous stretches of beach that are both on lead and off for the dogs to run.

Thank Dena B
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

This is our favourite beach on the Coast. No crowds, lovely clean water, proximity to great places to eat and of course located in beautiful Marcoola

Thank ekya2015
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous scenery... hidden gem. Don't forget to have a coffee at Bulli and a bite to eat at Four Fat Fish...yummm

Thank Christie M
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Great beach. Nice and quiet. Excellent swim spot however the airport is extremely close so it can be quite noisy during the day.

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