Hotels in Runaway Bay, Queensland

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Runaway Bay overview

If you're looking for a new favorite getaway, look no further than Runaway Bay. Runaway Bay might not have well-known attractions within the city, but you won't need to venture far to find top places to visit like Sea World and Warner Bros. Movie World. Popular sights in the surrounding area include Dreamworld and Wet'n'Wild Water World.

Where to stay in Runaway Bay

Whether you're planning a longer vacation or a weekend getaway, Runaway Bay has accommodations to fit your needs. There are 2 hotels in Runaway Bay and you can shop as many as 857 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 55%. We have room prices starting at 16 USD per night and below are the number of hotels by star rating in Runaway Bay as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 88 5-star hotels from 103 USD per night
  • • 371 4-star hotels from 85 USD per night
  • • 61 3-star hotels from 22 USD per night
  • • 14 2-star hotels from 20 USD per night

How to get to Runaway Bay

Fly into Gold Coast, QLD (OOL-Coolangatta), 18.8 mi (30.2 km) from central Runaway Bay.

What to see around Runaway Bay

Here are some top sights in the surrounding area:
  • • Sea World (3.6 mi/5.8 km from the city center)
  • • Warner Bros. Movie World (5.4 mi/8.6 km from the city center)
  • • Dreamworld (6.3 mi/10.1 km from the city center)
  • • Wet'n'Wild Water World (5 mi/8.1 km from the city center)
  • • Cavill Avenue (6.3 mi/10.2 km from the city center)

When to visit Runaway Bay

If you're beginning to plan your vacation, you may be curious about the best time to visit. Here's a list of seasonal norms to help you arrange your travel schedule:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 82°F day, 64°F night
  • • April-June: 79°F day, 51°F night
  • • July-September: 74°F day, 50°F night
  • • October-December: 81°F day, 59°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.35 inches
  • • April-June: 0.35 inches
  • • July-September: 0.24 inches
  • • October-December: 0.31 inches