On the Edge of Noosa National Park
33 Parkedge Road,
Sunshine Beach QLD 4567
Listen to the birds, meander through the rainforest and spot a koala, walk the coastline and see whales, dolphins and turtles or walk down to the beach within minutes.
Our home is located at the trail-head of the Noosa National Park walking tracks and a 6-minute walk to funky Duke Street gourmet cafes and award-winning restaurants.
It is a mere 8-minute walk to sheltered North Sunshine Beach or an 8-minute walk in the other direction to the patrolled Sunshine Beach.
In 25 minutes, you can walk through the stunning Noosa National Park, get in touch with nature and find yourself at Hastings Street sipping lattes or spending the day on glorious Main Beach.
And that's just walking... Everything is within very easy reach, making your holiday as stress-free as possible.
Everything in Sunshine Beach is accessible by any easy walk.
There are also regular local buses (which are free over the Christmas, New Year and Easter periods) that travel between Sunshine Beach and Hastings Street, Noosa Junction, Noosaville and Peregian Beach. The bus stop is located 100 metres from Villa Ohana Pono.
Maroochydore airport is only a 20-minute drive from Villa Ohana Pono and there are many bus companies that pick up from your door, and drop off to Brisbane (1.5 hours away) and Maroochydore airports. We have found Sunshine Coast Private Transfers are an excellent and reliable service for airport transfers.
There are many hire car companies at either Maroochydore of Brisbane Airports and in Noosa itself. Uber is very popular in the area, and there is a local Taxi service that is very reliable.
Things to Do in Noosa
There are so many things to enjoy while staying in Noosa: surfing, stand-up paddleboards, afternoon and sunset cruises... to name just a few amazing activities.
Our home is a short, picturesque stroll to the gorgeous patrolled Sunshine Beach, North Sunshine Beach, Duke Street cafes, restaurants, shops and child-friendly Surf Club. Dine in fabulous restaurants such as Sum Yung Guys and XO, and delicious cocktails at The Marble Bar.
Hastings Street is just a 25-minute walk away (or 5-minute drive or 15-minute bike ride), perfect for some afternoon exercise before enjoying an aperitif of your choice at one of the many Hastings Street cafés and restaurants or even indulging in some shopping at the exclusive boutiques. You can walk through Noosa National Park and arrive for a well-deserved wine at Miss Moneypenny's or Bistro C.
Noosa National Park is one of Australia's most-visited parks featuring five picturesque walking tracks (ranging from fitness levels of one to eight) and the chance to see whales during whale migration season. You could even be lucky enough to spot koalas, dolphins and turtles too.
There is an eclectic mix of shops, cafés and restaurants in Noosaville. It is also the location of a large Coles supermarket, which has an excellent array of groceries, Pardon's fruit shop and fresh seafood at Noosa Junction Seafood Markets. Organica, a large supermarket in Noosaville, stocks everything from organic wine to kids' organic health lollies!and eclectic restaurants just 5 minutes' drive away at Noosa Junction
Multiple scooter hire outlets are within close proximity. World-class Noosa Springs Golf Club and Noosa Aquatic Centre (with kids' heated pool) are also situated only a few minutes away from Villa Ohana Pono.
There is also a variety of mid-week and weekend markets to enjoy, such as Eumundi and Noosa Farmers Markets.
A multitude of day trips are available including Australia Zoo, Aussie World, The Ginger Factory, Fraser Island, and the quaint hinterland villages of Maleny, Montville and Eumundi.
If you wish, we are very happy to organise a delicious hamper to be delivered to you from Love Noosa, or arrange a gourmet picnic for you from The Getaway Pantry.