- Enjoy visually beautiful walks along the pristine beach.
- Drive to Kuranda and the Atherton Tablelands to enjoy the market villages and historic landmarks.
- Wind Surf is one of the greatest windsurfing locations in Australia.
- Discover the beauty of the Daintree rainforest.
- Visit the local markets for unique arts, crafts, and fresh produce.
- Take a drive along the beautiful coast to Mossman and Port Douglas.
- See crocodiles in their natural habitat or at Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures.
- Experience indigenous culture first hand at Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park.
- Dine under the stars at any number of great restaurants.
- Play a round of golf or hire a boat from the boat club.
BEACH WALKS ALONG WITH YORKEYS KNOB
Beach walks along Yorkeys Knob foreshore are one of the most enjoyable ways to keep fit in the tropics. Yorkeys Knob has a beautiful wide golden sandy beach boasting spectacular mountains views.
In summer I tend to take my beach walks along Yorkeys Knob beach either first thing in the morning or just before sunset. The helps protect me from the heat of the sun. I am fair and prefer to swim in our pool during the day.
Fortunately, The pool receives shade during the hottest part of a summer’s day so it is refreshing just to float around or do a few laps. Temperatures in summer range from around 30 degrees Celsius during the day to around 22 degrees Celsius overnight.
In winter the temperatures range from 26 degrees Celsius during the day to around 18 degrees Celsius overnight. Beautiful warm tropical days and balmy evenings. Some of the locals tend to think it is cool. Don’t believe them! It is the most beautiful climate particularly if you come from a cold climate!
On weekends people flock to Yorkeys Knob to take their dogs on beach walks along Yorkeys Knob or simply to enjoy the splendour of this beautiful waterfront locale. There are barbeque facilities on the northern end of the beach near the lifesaver and stinger nets (erected around October to May).
Outside Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartment you can participate in or simply enjoy the stunning spectacle of Kite Surfing. Yorkeys Knob has the perfect conditions for kite surfing – good wind, shallow water, and, thanks to the reef, a lack of waves.
Yorkeys Knob has a fabulous tropical climate ideal for outdoor enjoyment including beach walks along Yorkeys Knob. As Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartment is directly opposite the beach it is just a matter of stepping out your front door.
YORKEYS KNOB BEACHFRONT APARTMENT
With Private and direct access to the pool, Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartment is the perfect destination for your next vacation. it is your luxurious, beach holiday home away from home with views across to the sandy beach and out to the sparkling waters of the Coral Sea.
Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartment offers sleeping accommodation for up to five people. The master bedroom has a queen-size bed, ensuite and walk-in robe. The second bedroom has 2 singles which can also be configured as a king bed.
It also has a walk-in robe. The study alcove has a fold-out bed and a second wide LCD screen TV. Both the second bedroom and study alcove adjoin the second bathroom.
The open plan living room, outdoor kitchen, dining seating’s, boasts a large gourmet kitchen with stone benchtops and modern appliances, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, etc.
The comfortable living area features large relaxing couches TV, stereo, DVD, etc., along with indoor dining for 6. Views onto the private terrace and across to the beach can be enjoyed from the kitchen/living area.
The beachfront terrace has a BBQ and an outdoor dining suite for 6 Wireless internet is available. This fully self-contained apartment is fitted with ceiling fans throughout and is also fully air conditioned. It enjoys delightful sea breezes all day.
The apartment is conveniently located on the ground floor of a gated building. It is directly opposite a beautiful, wide sandy palm-fringed beach that is also one of Australia’s iconic kite surfing locations.
This magnificent 2×1/2 bedroom Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartment is spacious and tropical in design, incorporating a large outdoor terrace adjoining a lap pool. Relax on your private terrace overlooking the beach and contemplate the pool or the beach!
The pool wall with a hedge above ensures privacy between the pool and your terrace. Idyllic Yorkeys Knob Beach is just a 10 min drive north of Cairns Airport and about 15 min north of Cairns City, gateway to The Great Barrier Reef.
You can begin your tropical holiday within 30 min after stepping off your flight! For your next beachfront holiday in Queensland stay in the best holiday rental accommodation at Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartment!
THINGS TO DO IN YORKEYS KNOB BEACHFRONT APARTMENT
Your Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartment is conveniently located within walking distance to all main attractions at Yorkeys Knob Beach, including the following:
YORKEYS KNOB YACHT CLUB
One of our favourite things to do in Yorkeys Knob is to meet with friends a the Yorkeys Knob Marina Boat Club. It is built out over the water with an enormous deck covered in huge sailcloth, is only a 5 min walk from your Yorkeys Knob Beach Holiday Accommodation.
This tropical, open-air restaurant is open all day seven days a week. A must-visit during your stay at Yorkeys. Enjoy delicious local seafood or simply relax with a cool drink as you absorb the stunning natural scenery of the hinterland mountains.
The sparkling waters of the Coral Sea with the activity of the yachts and boats coming and going at the Marina. Meanwhile, Sailing and diving trips to the Great Barrier Reef can also be arranged at the Yacht Club.
Yorkeys Knob is home to Half Moon Bay Golf Club, golf is one of the best things to do in Yorkeys Knob a pleasant stroll from your Beachfront Holiday Accommodation.
This magnificent 18 hole golf course, one of the most beautiful in Far North Queensland and is surrounded by rainforest mountain ranges to the west and the Coral Sea to the east.
Pristine and picturesque, it supports a myriad of birdlife and offers superb greens to test any standard of golfer.
Experts say Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartment and Kiteboarding Yorkeys Knob Beach is the best spot in Australia for Kite Surfing and Kite Boarding. Yorkeys Knob has good wind, shallow water, and, thanks to the reef, a lack of waves. Ideal conditions for learners and kite surfers alike.
Kite Surfing lessons can be organized across the beach opposite Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartment. In other words, It is the country’s mecca kiteboarding location during the winter months with National Championships often held at Yorkeys.
The Kite Surf Season extends from March – November, with June, July, and August being the peak months. Lessons, reef trips, safaris, etc. are available through Kite Rite at Yorkeys Knob.