Burleigh Heads is the perfect location for the perfect Gold Coast holiday. Situated halfway between Surfers Paradise and Coolangatta, Burleigh Heads offers a great seaside holiday destination with plenty to see and do.
Beautiful golden beaches that stretch for miles, scenic walks, picnic areas with barbecue facilities and children’s playgrounds, plus world-class restaurants and cafes, surf and bowls clubs, plus many boutique shops and beauty spots. All of these attractions are within a short walking distance of each other and from Hillhaven Holiday Apartments.
Burleigh Heads is also central to public transport and boasts its own swimming complex and patrolled beach. Burleigh truly offers all the necessities for a relaxing getaway.
Burleigh is a world renowned surfing location, attracting professional surfers from all around the world, and boasts major international surfing tournaments such as the Hurley Burley Surf Tournament, Single Fin and Breaker Pro Surfing contests.
You can view all of the action from your own private balcony at Hillhaven Holiday Apartments or relax on the grassy headland in front on Hillhaven.
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There are fantastic walking tracks around Burleigh Heads, including a 1.2km walking track around the Burleigh Headland and National park, a beautiful boardwalk stretching along the entire Burleigh beach with exercise equipment scattered along the way, plus safe streets laid with cafes and boutique shops.
Humpback whales pass through the protected waters of Burleigh Heads twice a year and can be seen from the shoreline and from your own private balcony at Hillhaven.
Running from June through to November the Gold Coast boasts the longest whale watching season in the country.
Whale Watching tours can be booked through Hillhaven Holiday Apartments. Majority of tour companies recommend by Hillhaven have a 100% guarantee of sighting whales when out on a cruise.
Beachfront Art & Craft Markets are held at Burleigh on the last Sunday of every month. If you are shopping for crafts, art, gift and/ or souvenirs you can find it all at these markets. There is also plenty of fresh fruit and vege and other Australian-made products.
Burleigh Heads village also boasts plenty of boutique shops - from surf stores to children’s clothing, to knick-knacks and pharmacies, there is something for everyone.
Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast is a popular, well known tourist destination and is jam packed with restaurants, bars, shops, high-rises and things to do.
Burleigh Heads is only 15 minutes drive from all Surfers Paradise attractions and accommodation, enabling you to enjoy the excitement of Surfers Paradise whilst providing a quiet retreat for all your other needs.
The magnificent Surfers Paradise coastline can be viewed from all of the balconies at Hillhaven Holiday Apartments and is a spectacular view at night!