South Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia

Couran Cove nature cabins located just off the Australian Gold Coast on the beautiful South Stradbroke Island, these cabins are part of the world renowned Couran Cove Island Resort.

Couran Cove Cabins as featured on this website sleep six in comfort and are fully equipped with everything you need for that perfect escape at our island paradise.

Get back to nature and enjoy the peace, serenity and beauty of one of the most spectacular island settings complete with 22 kilometers of pristine beach, unspoiled estuary waterfront, natural livingstonia rain forest and an abundance of wildlife.

You can choose to be as active as you like with over 100 activities available at the resort, or simply relax and enjoy nature at its best.

With these self contained cabins, you can chose to cater for yourself or treat the family to a dining experience at one of the restaurants, bars and cafes at the resort.

As owners of two nature cabins at Couran Cove, it gives us great pleasure to be able to present this website which is packed with loads of information and pictures not only of our cabins but of the resort facilities and the island itself.

Please enjoy this website and discover more about the fantastic world that is Couran Cove Island Resort.

We love the Couran Cove nature cabins, and many of our previous guests just keep coming back, however if the marine apartments appeal to you, visit the official Couran Cove website:

Best Regards,

Rick and Voletta Heaton


The "Cottonwood"cabins provide comfortable accomodations for up to six in two bedrooms (one queen and two singles) plus a separate sleepout area off the main living room which comes with a sofa bed.

This Couran Cove Cabin features a fully equipped kitchen with cooking facilities, including 4 burner gas cooker and a microwave oven.

All crockery, cutlery and cookware is provided.

A large living area boasts a comfortable lounge, six place dining table an benchtop areas.

Fully screened verandas are perfect for that afternoon siesta, to sit and read a book or cook up a feast on the barby.

The nature cabins are equipped with:

*  ceiling fans
*  gas fireplace
*  television
*  IDD telephone (additional charges apply)
*  on-demand in-house movies
(additional charges apply)
*  broadband internet access (additional charges apply)

Couran Cove nature cabins are all nestled under the canopy of the resorts nature precinct and are just a short stroll or bike ride from the resorts general store and other facilities.

Situated just off the Australian Gold Coast on beautiful South Stradbroke Island, Couran Cove Island Resort and the Couran Cove Cabins offer a most unique family holiday experience where you can truly get back to nature in style ........


Couran Cove Island Resort features a list of activities that is sure to keep you and the family busy if that is what you are wanting from your holiday. Most activities are free including non motorised water sports.

For families there is a kids club, organised activities including nature walks, astronomy nights, outdoor picture theatre, archery and rock climbing.

These activities are all available during holiday and peak periods but may be unavailable during the winter and quieter months.

Two magnificent pools are a great spot to relax, unwind and have a snack or refreshment.

Whatever type of holiday you are after, Couran Cove Resort is simply a great place to visit.

The impressive list of things to do includes:

*  Over 1,000 bikes of all shapes and sizes - tandem, three wheelers, children's bikes
*  Cardio & free weights gym
*  25 metre lap pool & children's shaded pool
*  Environmental tours
*  Speed boat tours
*  Banana boat rides
*  Waterskiing & wakeboarding
*  Beach volleyball court
*  Archery
*  Under cover lawn bowls
*  Shuffleboard
*  Outdoor chess
*  Mini golf course
*  Driving nets

*  Seaplane joy flights
*  Catamarans & kayaks
*  Parasailing
*  Jet ski's & jet ski tours
*  Lifeguard patrolled surf beach
*  Fishing - calm water, surf beach, 4WD fishing tours, tackle & tinnie hire
*  Broadwater cruises
*  Half-court basketball courts
*  Flood-lit tennis courts
*  Batting cage
*  Adventure playground
*  Kids club
*  Indoor games and activity centre

For more detailed information about these activities and facilities click here